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Augusto"s Paysandu Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Paissandu, 23, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22210070, Brazil (Botafogo)
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Ranked #140 of 216 Hotels in Rio de Janeiro
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014
GCouto Macae, RJ
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Macae, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Needed a hotel well located and not expensive (difficult task in Rio) The room, towels, bathroom and bed linen were ok and clean. The best thing about my stay was the breakfast, many options (fruits, juices, breads, cakes, etc) and included in the rate. Though it's not a new building, it`s well preserved. Really nice experience if you don't enjoy... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Had the misfortune of booking this place in a 'mystery' hotel deal. It was really dated and smelly, and the room was airless with a spongy bed and smelly bed cover that had obviously not been washed in a while. A mosquito had been squashed against a wall leaving a bloody smear. You had to pay extra for internet, the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

We booked through hotels.com and were promised a 'balcony view' but instead our window faced a concrete wall, in a corridor of more concrete walls, barely 3 feet from our window. Having said that the staff are friendly, the lobby is a genuinely nice art deco lobby and the breakfast is good, together with the shower. And we paid appox.... More 

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99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

The hotel nestles in possibly Flamengo's most pleasant street, well placed for the park and beach as well as getting around to all the major sites. It is undeniably in a bit of a time warp, but that is part of its charm. Some fellow tripadvisors' criticism of its charges seems not to appreciate that this modest hotel is situated... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I'm from Rio. I never stayed in a hotel in Rio before. I specifically chose this hotel because of its history and glamour. It was a huge disappointment. The shower was broken. The staff didn't believe me when I said so. Wanted to double check. It took them thirty minutes to double check it and see that I was right.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Hotels are very overpriced in Rio, so I found this to be "budget" accommodations in the city. Pros: Good location in Flamengo, Great multilingual staff, Good breakfast, big room, working A/C Cons: Outdated hotel Our room 107 was huge, but couldn't get wi-fi. Staff was helpful in trying to move me to a different room, but we ended up deciding... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Stayed there for a weekend with my wife. Location is good but the room wasn't very good. I thought price wasn't adequate for what the hotel offers. However, the worst thing on it was that we got a room on the first floor and there was a lot of noise very early in the morning (not sure if it was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

We stayed here for 6 nights in Feb during the carnival and it was a good stay. Rooms are very pricey during the carnival time so we booked in advance and it was still expensive. Room is medium sized, could be a bit cleaner (I felt the sheets and towels looked a bit dirty). Front staff were very helpful and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Got back today from Paysandu Hotel and had a great time! Several close restaurants, free breakfast includes rolls, fruits, juices, coffee, sliced meat and cheese. Ridiculously nice staff, they have a big guy at the door and they always have someone working that speaks English. The area is safe and close to every thing. You will not regret a trip... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

This is a very old hotel and the conditions are not really good. Room is very small, old and very noisy. AC is really noisy. The bed was awful and it generate noise. Staff was really good and helpful. Breakfast is ok. When compare to other places, this hotel is really expensive for what it offered but Rio is an... More 

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Address: Rua Paissandu, 23, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22210070, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Botafogo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Augusto"s Paysandu Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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Also Known As:
Paysandu Hotel Rio De Janeiro
Augusto"s Paysandu Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
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#18 Best Value Hotel in Rio de Janeiro

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