We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 88 Florianopolis hotels

Pousada Penareia

You added Pousada Penareia to your Saves list
Av. Hermes Guedes da Fonseca, 207 | Praia da Armacao, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Hotel amenities
Pousada Penareia
Ranked #13 of 88 Hotels in Florianopolis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in Florianopolis
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

80 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (7)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Munich, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Stayed here as the final of a very exciting adventure trip through Santa Katarina in the begin of December 2013. The days at the Pousada Penareia have set another highlight. Everything was perfect, food very good, service excellent, clean and well equipped rooms, beach at the doorstep. Thank you to Klaus and his crew. Birgit + Thomas from Munich (Germany).

Was this review helpful? Yes
Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

If you are interested in south Florianopolis, this is definitely the place to stay. It is located on a low-traffic, but beautiful beach and just a short drive to busier beaches. The rooms are excellent, breakfast is great, and the owner is present and helpful with any questions you have about the area, etc. You can even book a private... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Stayed here for a week in mid December 2013. First the resort, like other reviewers we found it very picturesque and relaxing. The long sweeping Armacao beach was gorgeous for relaxing and walking. We had our dinner out there one night with big waves crashing in and a full moon rising about 10pm over the horizon - amazing. A good... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rome, Italy
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

I spent with 2 friends of mine some days here in January 2012. Sorry for delay but I really want tripadvisor readers to know about this amazing pousada. Clean, good breakfast, 2 steps from the Armacao Beach (very calm, if you want movida go to Lagoa or Ingleses for example). We paid for a three bed just in front to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York City, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

My wife and I were looking for a quiet spot for the weekend and this place was perfect. The owner, Klaus, speaks English which was very helpful and can be hard to come by in Florianopolis. Klaus and his workers were very friendly, helpful, and accommodating. The rooms are decent sized with a fridge, safe, good shower pressure, etc. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
59 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Backing right onto Armacao Beach, this pousada was a pleasant surprise. The owner Klaus makes you feel welcome like you're staying in his house (which I guess you are ;-). The rooms are clean and functional, definitely worth paying the extra 20 realos for an upstairs room with aircon. There was a great lounge area too, our only gripe was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
San Francisco, California
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

The pousada was really perfect. Quiet, clean, friendly staff, great location. There is a hammock on the balcony/patio in each room, great complimentary breakfast with fresh fruits and homemade breads/cakes. The beach is right out of the back gate - really gorgeous, natural beach! Really, my only complaint was the lack of air conditioning, which of course I expected. It... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Marrakech, Morocco
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Great location, a simple and peaceful place were all we wanted come thru... The beach is great and relax oposite from the confusion on the north and you can get some good surfing..... Do not miss Matadeiro beach next door and the wonderfull walking around the mountains with the green and the blue sea side by side. The owner Klaus... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Campbell River, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2012

Great location on a quite undeveloped beach with nearby fishing village. Rooms clean and basic (we stayed in the basic one). I liked the finishing touches - a sun umbrella, folding chairs, and a paddle ball set - perfect for the beach. Owner was great. Stay here.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Adelaide, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

We stumbled upon Pousada Penareia entirely by accident and it was one of the best accidents of our entire trip. As two backpackers having rolled into Florianopolis after the chaos of Carnival in Rio, we were searching for a getaway, and avoided at all costs the touristy hotels for Floripa being flogged to us before we had barely set foot... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Pousada Penareia? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Pousada Penareia

Address: Av. Hermes Guedes da Fonseca, 207 | Praia da Armacao, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Santa Catarina > Florianopolis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Pousada Penareia Florianopolis, Brazil
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Florianopolis

46 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (46)
Family/play areas (1)
Pool/beach area (12)
View from room (2)
Dining (2)
Hotel & grounds (10)
Room/suite (3)
Other (16)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay