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Posada Shalimar

Av. Bermudez 54, Rio Caribe, Venezuela
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Dallas, Texas
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112 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 via mobile

I stayed in this pousada for 3 nights and loved it. The pool and outdoor setting are great for relaxing and provide a very smart feel to the pousada that one rarely finds in the low cost category. The rooms are comfortable and the hot water works well. The staff are very friendly and can arrange drivers to nearby attractions.... More 

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Osasco, SP
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29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I have been in this posada for a weekend, but it was a shame that the restaurant inside was not working, not even for breakfast. Furthermore the pool remained empty for the whole weekend, because was under maintenance! Because of the trouble, the only things I was able to do while in the posada was sleeping and bathing! The room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

We initially planed to stay in Posada Shalimar only for two nights. But we ended up staying for a week. The pousada is a lovely oasis with an arabic touch and decorated with local art. The rooms are setteled around a clean and refreshing pool. They are a little small but very clean and with aircon. There is a beautiful... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

The good: Room was clean, relatively inexpensive, had AC, TV, and clean bathroom area. It wasn't luxury, but the price was excellent & I have no complaints about the room itself. Pool area: nice for a dip to cool off and the surrounding architecture is quite beautiful. However, there were no chairs or hammocks to sit in near the pool... More 

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

We arrived on possibly the busiesy weekend for the Venezuelans Easter!! We hadnt booked but they managed to get us a rooma nd we moved 4 times but they did all they could to accomadate us. Good thing to as everywhere else was chocka! We later found out that the bars were there for our protection and they didnt seem... More 

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London, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2011

We stayed at Posada Shalimar for just one night on our way across the Caribbean Coast of Venezuela. It was a lovely little place - nice rooms (with good showers in the en-suite bathrooms), clean throughout, hammocks and a pool to relax in. Would get 5 stars if the bar (which looked really nice!) had been open and serving drinks.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2011

Fantastic place to stay when coming to the Paria peninsula. Francisco, the owner, couldnt be more helpfull speaks good english which was a relief. Lovely staff, great food and amazing price for a Posada with a rare swimming pool and AC. Book to ensure that you get a room as it can be busy . CAn be noisy as the... More 

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