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Pousada do Frances

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Fernando de Noronha, Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012
mario b Maceio, AL
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

This was a very unmemorable stay. The room was okay yet only okay. I thought that it was very expensive and provided no services. The wifi never worked and we payed more for the top room. I think that if we booked the cheapest one they would have put us in the same room anyway.

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12 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

Cute enough from the outside, but once in our room, this pousada was a disappointment. There was no cable, no internet our entire stay. Yes, we don't "get away" to be connected, but when there's nothing to do after 8 pm other than sleep, it's nice to have some options. The bathrooms were atrocious by any standard. There was no... More

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Maceio, AL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

We spent a nice week at the pousada do frances ;the staff was really helpul since we don t speak portuguese ,they help us to book our diving program with aguas claras ,the pousada is relax at night ;wonderfull to read a book or surf internet in those hammocks in a nice 25 degres celcius ; There is a little... More

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São Paulo, SP
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2012 via mobile

After the first night, my wife and I abandoned the "Pousada" (since we have paid for 3 nights). We had only cold water, dusty room, no services at all after 8 pm (even the wi-fi was turned off...). We could hear our neighbor talk, so we had to put the air conditioning loud... We got very dirty getting to our... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

We were a group of two couples visiting Fernando do Noronha for the first time. The Pousada do Frances is located near the Vila Floresta Velha on the outskirts (and uphill) from the Vila dos Remedios, on a rutted dirt road with random large stones that make the taxis and buggies bottom out. (I would note that this is true... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012 via mobile

I have just spend a week with friends in fernando de noronha ,the island is amazing ,great diving and snorkeling ,good walks around the island and little parties on week ends,the pousada was really nice ,fantastic beds,fine service even if their english is aproximate ,adriana was quite helpful to book the buggies ,boat tour etc...the pousada is well situated near... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012 via mobile

Just a little message to thanks all the team of the pousada do frances for their great help during our stay in noronha ,the all staff have been very helpful to book all our side trips ,boat ,fishing ,buggys etc..we really did like the pousada since we were travelling with 2 very young childrens ,everything has been done so that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

I have just been to fernando de noronha ,the island is spectacular ,snorkeling was just amazing ,you really feel like you are in the middle of nowhere ,300 miles from the coast of brazil ,just amazing .I even saw some smalls sharks just snorkeling 200 yards from the beach ,lots of turtles and quite few rays ,also lots of dolphins... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012 via mobile

This cute little pousada was very cosy, he two owners extremely helpful and friendly, we spent one very relaxing week in that ideal location (close to the beach but also very central to reach any other spot on the island). To cut it down to the most important things for us when travelling: a good bed and bathroom, diversified quality... More

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Olinda, PE
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

I have just spent a few days on the superb island of fernando de noronha ,wonderful beaches mfantastic diving ,one of the best kept secret on the south american coast .the pousada i stayed was the pousada do frances ,i seach quite a few on the net and i think it is one of the best cost benefit on the... More

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Also Known As:
Pousada Do Frances Hotel
Pousada Do Frances Hotel Fernando De Noronha
Pousada Do Frances Fernando De Noronha, Brazil
Address: Fernando de Noronha, Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Pernambuco > Fernando de Noronha
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Ranked #38 of 94 B&Bs / Inns in Fernando de Noronha
Hotel Class:3 star — Pousada do Frances 3*
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