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Esmeralda Praia Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   R. Francisco Gurgel 1160 | Ponta Negra, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte 59090-050, Brazil
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Ranked #11 of 76 hotels in Natal
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013
Guilherme D Porto Alegre, RS
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oslo, Norway
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Well, this hotel was a waist of money and time! Let me begin with the start. When we arrived, we were suprised that no-one in the reception knew english. Well, we finally spoke to a receptionist who knew a little english. We got checked in, and the receptionist told us that we had to pay immediately for our stay, and... More

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belleville canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We stayed here for the first time as we normally stay at a different hotel. There were some positive things. Breakfast was very good, pool area very nice and the entertainment at noon and evening was excellent. But there was absolutely no one who would approach us or talk to us as we were obviously englsh speaking. I do speak... More

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Porto Alegre, RS
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

It's a great hotel, it's in a great spot of the city, very close to the sea. The hotel food is good. The elevators could be better, but that's not a big deal. The prices of the hotel are reasonable. So I recommended it.

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Brazil
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

Again we bought our stay from Decolar.com and we got a good discount. We paid R$280 for couple per night with full pension. This place is beautifully decorated especially the reception and halls. Very impressive for the first glance. Unfortunate,the music is very loud for those want a quiet place to rest. The management need to isolate the noise better.... More

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Sao Paulo
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23 reviews 23 reviews
23 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

I do not know who ranks Brazilian hotels. But, frankly, the criteria are completely different from the American ones. According to the American standards this hotel will never be ranked as four star hotels. This doesn’t mean that it is a bad hotel. It means that this is a three star hotel, and if someone goes there expecting to find... More

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Maputo, Mozambique
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2011

Excellent service, great swimming pool, really nice staff, entertainment organized in the hotel in the evenings, happy hour - free snacks in the afternoon, breakfast included even on the 1st day when we arrived before 7 a.m. and get the room and breakfast immediately despite the 11 am check in time, free Internet, good bye gift - Esmeralda is your... More

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Lublin, Poland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2011

Best holiday ever!!! The hotel was everything we hoped for, starting with the Staff till the room's. the receptionists were full of tips and tour around and about the city, we went on a buggy trip through the dunes that had breathtaking views each stop with lagoons in the middle of the dunes. They have kids club and a recreation... More

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Wiesbaden
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2011

I stayed there for 5 days with my family including my 15 years old son. The rooms have been really great in 5th and 7th floors with fantastic ocean view and to Morro de careca. The breakfast & dining room has been overloaded with people and with a terribly loud atmosphere of shouting guests (mainly children) with way too loud... More

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Porto Alegre, Brazil
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2011

The hotel is nice, the rooms are clean and well equipped. The staff could be better, but it´s not bad. The pool area is nice and location wonderful. The only problem is that the hotel has some recreation programs also at night, and they are noisy, what sometimes disturb the guests which are looking for a rest.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2011

Horrible decoration, poor service and no maintenance. Due the music comming from the pool area it is impossible to rest in the rooms. The only favorable point is the location, but there are other hotels in the same place (certainly better!)

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Additional Information about Esmeralda Praia Hotel

Also Known As:
Esmeralda Praia Hotel Natal, Brazil
Address: R. Francisco Gurgel 1160 | Ponta Negra, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte 59090-050, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio Grande do Norte > Natal
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Natal
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Natal
#17 Family Hotel in Natal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Esmeralda Praia Hotel 4*
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