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BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel

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Av. Vieira Souto 320 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Location
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Sao Paulo, SP
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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel is very well located at Ipanema Beach. The breakfast has a very good variety of stuff. Dinner and lunch are also nice with good desserts options. Staff is friendly. You have towels and chairs to take to the beach. The pool área is very small, but who need it if you have the beach just across the street..? With... More 

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South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Sol Ipanema over New Year. The hotel choices in Ipanema are extremely limited especially if you are looking for luxury and over NY this was one of the only options we could find. For close to $500 per night for their new year package, this really wasn't worth the money especially when you compare what you... More 

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solsandra, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for leaving a comment regarding your old stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in... More 

Emporia, Kansas
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14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel is nice but old. Clean but really the design of the rooms is quite passed. The pool is the size of a large tub and the roof top bar is the size of a living room. Good side the hotel could not be better located in front of Ipanema beach and the rooms are clean and pretty quiet, enough... More 

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solsandra, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cialeto, Thank you for your comments. Your opinion is very important for us. Best regards, BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema More 

Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found myself in rio for the weekend. This hotel was great. Right across the street from the beach. The restaurant on the second floor was great Italian food and even had my favourite wine! I would stay here again with my family. The roof top pool and bar were really cool.

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solsandra, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Selenas, On behalf of the BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel, we would like to thank you for the compliments regarding our services during your stay. Best regards, BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at this hotel very late as we could not check into the hotel we initially booked.The problem was we did not have kids identity documents and this is legal requirement in Rio. After we finally managed to get documents emailed to us from Sao Paulo we were able to check into this hotel.The hotel staff is helpful ,location... More 

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solsandra, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tamar, Thanks for sharing your experience with us. Your comments were much appreciated by the management of BW PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel. Best regards, BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent Location, Great and helpfull Staff, Good Rooms, Great and Breakfast, located in front of Rio's most famous beach, a lot of good cafes and restaurants near Hotel !! Good Value If you do not need a big swimming pool that the right pace to stay!

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Dear Peter, On behalf of the BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel, we would like to thank you for the compliments regarding our services during your stay. Best regards, BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel More 

Sheffield,UK
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35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 9 nights in June. Staff at reception are wonderful. Very helpful. Room spacious with wonderful views. We stayed on the 15th floor at the front of the hotel. There was netting but it was pulled away from our widows so we still had the view. Bathroom was spacious. All very clean. Great shower. Comfy bed. Breakfast... More 

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solsandra, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Shirleye, Thanks for sharing your experience with us. Your comments were much appreciated by the management of BW PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel. Best regards, BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel More 

Orlando, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Sol Ipanema for four nights in June 2015. The hotel is right on the beach and has amazing views. The facade of the hotel is undergoing renovation, so a net was over our windows that faced the beach. However, the net did not impede our views, but I was glad that I knew... More 

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Dear Frank, Thank you for your comments. Your opinion is very important for us. Best regards, BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I'm late providing this review but goes to show my motivation for still needing to express just how awful my experience was. Stayed here July 2014. I'm well traveled and have stayed in 100s of hotels in over 60 countries. This ranks at quite the lower end, which is sad considering the prominence of the location and Rio itself. My... More 

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solsandra, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Client, First of all, we would like to sincerely thank this customer for review, since we firmly believe that feedback is one of the most efficient tools for continuous improvement and quality achievement. Despite not having how to identify this guest, neither the reservation period, nor the details of the stay, we would like to deeply apologize for the... More 

Dana Point, California
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Excellent hotel on Viera Souto, the avenue along Ipanema beach. I grew up going to the beach at this location, my favorite spot along Ipanema-Leblon. Hotel is very accommodating, clean, and will help arrange anything from dinner recommendations and reservations to tours to tickets to games at Maracana. Rooms are nice. Worth the extra cost to stay at this heart... More 

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solsandra, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tom, Thanks for sharing your experience with us. Your comments were much appreciated by the management of BW PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel. Best regards, BEST WESTERN PLUS Sol Ipanema Hotel More 

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