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Dorisol Recife Grand Hotel

Av Bernardo Vieira de Melo 1624, Praia de Piedade, Recife, State of Pernambuco 54410-010, Brazil
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Nijlen, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel: spatious rooms, clean, amazing beach views and very helpful desk staff. They pointed out some nice guided tours in the vicinity. Also the breakfast was very well taken care off: fresh fruits, lavish choices of bread and cereal and even a personal omelet/tapioca cook! Very pleasant stay here!

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Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Initially when I saw the pictures of this place on line I thought it looked pretty good but, once I got here I realized that they have done nothing to it since it was built. I started out in what was called a Luxury Suite. There was nothing luxurious about this room. You enter and it has a small living... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

If you're up to stay at this Hotel, be ready for one of your awfullest and most disappointing stays you ever had. And that's for real! I work for a major airline and occasionally we are detached for some overnights there, when our airline's preferred hotels are full - therefore I have enough experience on this hotel to spend hours... More 

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Orange, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I've had to stay at this hotel twice for work, and both times were awful experiences. One of the worst and pitiful breakfasts I had in all of Brazil. The outdoor seating and the pool are nice, that's the only good thing I can say. However, they would cover up the patio furniture after about 5pm so we couldn't sit... More 

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Sao_Paulo_Brazil
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

The rooms on the beach side, where I stayed, are good and silent. Street side suppose not be seen very busy street. The coffee is good too and variety of breads. Only 3 types of juices. Good internet link. Room cleaning is also good and good bed. The elevators were in service which made it somewhat slow shift to the... More 

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Espoo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This hotel exceeded all our expectations. Location is excellent at the beach. Wireless network (free) worked very well all the time. We had a wonderful view from our 15th floor balcony. The room itself was very nice, and we always had lots of warm water in the shower. The pool area (which we never used) looks very nice, and the... More 

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Fortaleza, CE
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Taxi from airport: 15mins in Sunday traffic ( R$30 ) Staff: very helpful. Lobby: modern. Pool: cold. Gym: modern ( collect a voucher at reception, charged to your room? ) Restaurant: modern. Food: delicious ( cheapest wine R$30, cheapest meal for two R$50 ) Beach: clean & safe to walk. Sea: safe to look at ( Sharks ) Room: higher... More 

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Islamorada, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I spent almost a week at this hotel during a recent trip to Recife to see friends and family during the World Cup. I found this hotel to be charming and the staff to be absolutely amazing. My room was not right over the beach, but I could still look out over the beach at an angle. I was able... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This hotel is right next to the beach which is great. However one can't swim really, this beach next to the hotel and the beach along Boa Viagem is infested by bull sharks and it's a breeding colony for the sharks. Therefore, it's not advised for anyone to swim in it. Having said that, it's lovely to enjoy the lounges... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

So, I decided to book this hotel for my world cup stay in Recife. First a word of caution. Even though the hotel is advertised as Dorisol Grand "Recife" Hotel, it is not really in Recife, but in a town called Jaboatao Dos Guararupes which is south of Recife. Still a nice neighborhood, but a bit far from Boa Viagem... More 

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