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“Lovely Pousada, not too sure about Maragogi though” 4 of 5 stars
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Dolphin Pousada
2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Rua Santa Teresinha, 18, Maragogi, State of Alagoas 57955000, Brazil   |  
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Ranked #4 of 27 Maragogi B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
London, United Kingdom
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“Lovely Pousada, not too sure about Maragogi though”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2011

Katya, who runs the Dolphin is very friendly and helpful. After a few weeks of travel struggling with our basic Portuguese in Pousadas it was great to have someone who speaks english. She immediately organized a boat for us to visit the natural pools.. and- mindful of our embarrassingly bad language skills- even gave us a free Portuguese lesson over breakfast!

Our room was lovely. We paid 95R and it was worth it- GREAT bed, lots of natural light, AC, lovely hot shower. All good. The communal areas in the Pousada are also nice (great yoga space on the roof) and there are bikes to hire.

Breakfast was great! fresh coconut water, eggs, lots of fruit. Great coffee.

The only thing that stopped us for staying for more than one night was Maragogi itself. It's kind of a souless place with bus loads of tourists arriving and disappearing by 5pm. Night time was a little eery. The sea is beautiful but there were a lot of Portugese Man of War jelly fish- the really nasty stinging ones so we didn't feel like going in on the main beach. The natural pools are beautiful but not enough to warrant staying more than one night.

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Rua Santa Teresinha, 18, Maragogi, State of Alagoas 57955000, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Alagoas > Maragogi
Amenities:
Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 27 B&Bs / Inns in Maragogi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Dolphin Pousada 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Dolphin is a cozy and very quiet B&B, located in a strategic place, close to the beach (1 minute walk distance), to the center (10 minutes walk distance). If you want some nightlife, walk ten minutes and you will be at the bars and restaurants. We have the following services: scuba diving, massages therapy, Portuguese, classes, bike trail and rental, sightseeings to the natural swimming-pools, to the Manatees Sanctuary, Japaratinga, Sao Miguel dos Milagres, Patacho, Carneiros and Porto de Galinhas beach. BBQ on the weekend upon request. ... more   less 
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Dolphin Pousada Maragogi, Alagoas, Brazil

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