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Portobello Resort & Safari

3.5 of 5 Rod. Rio Santos km 434, Mangaratiba, State of Rio de Janeiro 23860000, Brazil
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite close te Rio de Janeiro, this hotel did not fullfill my expectations. The food is fine, the entertainment options were fine with few aquatic sports and fun. Oh, and their was only one swimming pool for the whole hotel.

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Ireland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
39 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

About 1 hour from Rio airport. Great beach.Food was really good, leisure facilities good. Rooms a little basic but you can walk from the patio door in your room straight onto the beach. The place is extremely relaxing. Not 100% sure about the water quality in the sea. But went in for a couple of swims and no issue. Overall,... More 

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The place is absolutely gorgeous. Close to Rio is a quiet location with a great structure. Arrives at hotel 11 pm room distant from reception had to make 3 requests for new keys, air-con not working properly. Request of room change made and informed hotel full now we find out under 30% occupancy ! Not suitable for teens, looks good... More 

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Liverpool
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful place with a gorgeous beech and great views of the ocean and surrounding area. I stayed here during World Cup and although the rooms are dated and need upgrading (by European standards) they we're clean and comfortable. My room opened out directly on to the beech and was only ~50 metres from the waters edge. It did feel like... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Our experience at this hotel was disappointing. The rooms are very much from the 1970s and do not appear to have been upgraded since then. The air conditioning did not work in the first room we were given and the room smelled moldy. When we asked to move to another room, the air conditioning was not much better. The furnishings... More 

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60 reviews 60 reviews
23 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Amazing resort with attractions to all ages and all moods. A "can't lose" attractions is the Safari where you can see several animals in their natural habitat. There are a very good entertainment area for kids with monitors that you can leave your children and have fun in the delicious restaurants, beach or pools.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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118 reviews 118 reviews
9 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

we were a party of almost 100,half of them in a special 40 year-graduation-anniversary from a medical school.seniors but young at heart.It was a very nice,funny,3 days round.we didn't want to worry about planning/where to go/what to eat...and the staff in charge took care of us.the hotel is very big but clean&cosy(hard to believe). one can go with the family,no... More 

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Rio de Janeiro
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Excellent Resort for family! Very good localization and good quality of service. Simple buffet, but very good taste and good quality of products. Need a lá carte restaurant. Very confortable hotel. Staff sympa!

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Portobello resort and Safari one of the most popular resort of Mangaratiba, Brazil. It provides aquatic sports services and adult-children pools. After that you can play many of sports there like soccer, tennis, and volleyball. They provides the best facilities to guests such as fitness center, swimming pool, internet access, and much more. I am really impressed from this Portobello... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

The trip will take about one hour and fifteen minutes. The hotel has been improved since its opening and today offers a large array of options, beside a "private" beach. I call it "private" because by the Brazilian constitution no beach can be called so...There are boats to rent and the hotel is very clean and comfortable. A nice swimming... More 

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Address: Rod. Rio Santos km 434, Mangaratiba, State of Rio de Janeiro 23860000, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Mangaratiba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Portobello Resort & Safari 3.5*
Number of rooms: 167
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Also Known As:
Portobello Resort & Safari Hotel Mangaratiba
Portobello Resort And Safari
Portobello Resort & Safari Brazil/Rio De Janeiro - Mangaratiba

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