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Luiz Leblon Guest House

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Av. Ataulfo de Paiva | Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22440032, Brazil
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kyoto, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I stayed this House for two weeks, and had a very relaxed time. The apartment is secure and located in a safe area. Luiz helped me a lot to arrange rooms and transportations. Even for Asians, if you can speak English a little, you can stay this House without any problem and enjoy Rio.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is odd. After the corporate charms of the Royal Tulip in Brasila I was looking forward to a bit of down-home charm as the TA reviews seemed to promise. It didn't quite work out. Let's start with the good stuff - the guest house is right on the spot in the main drag of Leblon, a young and vibrant... More 

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Luiz F, Proprietário at Luiz Leblon Guest House, responded to this review

For us at BB Leblon feedback is always welcomed. We endeavour to improve our services and it is great when people are willing to help us by pointing out anything that they think could be better. So thank-you! It is nevertheless very important to make sure that our former and future clients understand what we are and what we are... More 

Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This family-run BB is right in the middle of Leblon, just 3 minutes from basically anything, including Ipanema beach, nice shops, good restaurants, and some popular bars. The breakfast is amazing: fresh fruit and juices, as well as varying specialties, such as cake, chocolates, exotic jams, etc. Rooms are clean, though arguably not particularly stylish. If you are sensitive to... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We loved: the friendly welcome from the owner, for whom every guest is a special guest, and for whom nothing is too much trouble; the first floor location of the B&B; the location within an hour of the airport, and half an hour of Rio central; the excellent transport services, bus routes, nearby Metro station, and taxis right on the... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Luiz is a wonderful, super nice host who speaks English and helps you to find concerts or to get tickets for the Corcovado train. The breakfast is great, too, although no eggs were served. Being above a pub it is of course not the most quiet accommodation but you are in very short distance to the Leblon and Ipanema beaches.... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

First os of all I'd like to say that Luis is the best host Ihave ever have. Extremly friendly and accomodating, the breakfast is excelent, the rooms are perfectly clean and confortable. Its close to everything you can need and two blockw away from home. The only detail is thst its over a bar and could be a problem for... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My friend and I stayed here for 2 weekends. Overall, had a great experience. The neighborhood was perfect, Luiz was very welcoming/hospitable, and every thing was clean and comfortable. ---After staying 2 nights, Luiz agreed to drive us to our next destination 2 1/2 hours away! Not many people would be so accommodating and helpful. Thank You!!

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Had a great time at Luiz's. He's super nice and helpful and the room was nice a big, though decorated pretty old school. Feels like you're staying at a friend's house, which has it's own charm. The facilities were very clean and the breakfast was simple, but delicious, with lots of fresh fruit and fresh squeezed juice. The place is... More 

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I just got back from Rio and stayed 3 nights at the guest house. It was an amazing experience. Luiz was super accommodating, very patient with his time, and was a tremendous help in many ways. He makes you feel right at home and I was able to meet other travelers as well. The location is excellent and Luiz, who... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

What can I say? I wanted a place that was close to the action, close to the beach and would offer me a comfortable place to stay. This met all my criteria and more. My host was fantastic, he couldn't have been more helpful with tips on travel by bus and cab. There is a shared bathroom but as long... More 

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