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Hotel Americano

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Joaquim Silva 69 Centro - Lapa | Centro - Lapa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241110, Brazil (Santa Teresa)
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Ranked #178 of 212 Hotels in Rio de Janeiro
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Syracuse, New York
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74 reviews 74 reviews
73 hotel reviews
279 helpful votes 279 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Very friendly and helpful receptionists each time I passed by the front desk. That and its easy location in Lapa would definitely convince me to return and recommend to others. Note that Lapa is lively at night as you will both see and hear at all hours of the day & night. There are always police just steps outside the... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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89 reviews 89 reviews
7 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

Not the nicest area but felt safe walking.The rooms were large and comfy. Enjoyed the large indoor/outdoor pool on the roof. Breakfast was great. Didn't have any other meals at the hotel, so can't comment.

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Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

VERY unfriendly and unhelpful staff. Seedly location. A guy standing outside the hotel was smoking pot. I wanted to use the WiFi in the lobby for ONE minute and the nasty woman at reception would not help me.

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Santiago, Chile
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Friendly staff some of whom spoke English. Good breakfast including hot and cold foods. Good value as the rooms are large and quiet. We stayed for two nights and enjoyed the convenience of the location for sight seeing.

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London
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2012

I found the staff were very helpful, the rooms clear and comfortable, and a good standard budget hotel. The location is good and although the street felt a little uncomfortable on immediate arrival, its right beside a number of busy avenues and you will encounter absolutely no problem. I would definitely stay there again. Remember, its a budget hotel and... More

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Moscow, Russia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

a dream to visit Rio de Janeiro, and the hotel is just a place where the comfort you need to gain strength. Hotel Americano is small, with a spiral staircase. the interior staircase and a little confused on arrival, but eventually ended up in the heart of the life of Rio)), here you poured into the ordinary life of another... More

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MOBILE
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47 reviews 47 reviews
31 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2011

I found Hotel Americano at the last minute during my trip to Rio. Property is on a somewhat rough back street, but I had no problems with anyone. Located maybe three blocks from the Gloria Metro station, and one block from the Arcos da Lapa. There were two good bars very close. The staff was always pleasant and helpful with... More

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2010

The neighborhood is a dumpster; all streets are covered by trash; the hotel does not have dinning room or elevator; is not really a hotel in the sense of the word; anyways they have free wifi, the underground is close and if really do not have enough money is a blessing finding where to stay. The staff was really friendly.

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Address: Rua Joaquim Silva 69 Centro - Lapa | Centro - Lapa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241110, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Santa Teresa
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Americano 2.5*
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All rooms with air conditioning, minibar, safe and cable TV. Free parking and wi-fi. ... more   less 
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