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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I was there for one night during the World Cup. There were a lot of American and German fans all wanting to see the game USA v Germany. The hotel consist of an older and a newer part.
The newer part seems to be an add-on of a few more floors, as well as a new lobby and breakfast area. The new section is not entirely finished yet. You wonder how they were able to get an operating permit; but this is not overregulated California. You always read about the stadiums (and airports) that were not completed on time for the World Cup. I was in thestadiums of Manaus and Recife and they certainly looked a lot more finished than this hotel.
Anyway, if you need a room during the games, as the saying goes "beggars are not choosers", you'll probably just have to live with it. Everybody is so excited about the privilege of being able to attend the World Cup in person that you won't hear anybody complain. This is only right because the Brazilians are most gracious hosts and these...
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BrunoMello78, Gerente de relações com clientes at Vela Branca Praia Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, BHSCalifornia! Thank you for staying with us during your stay in Recife. The hotel passed throught an extension in its structure in 2014, from 59 up to 120 Bedrooms. We also improved some of the bedrooms so we could offer more confort to our guests. Your considerations regards the hotel will be taken to our directors. Social Media... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

The Hotel has plastic table and and chair. The Shower was broken, and we had to change for room twice. A shame to this beautiful city. Finally, the breakfast, doesn't have anything typical of the Northeast.

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BrunoMello78, Gerente de relações com clientes at Vela Branca Praia Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Sir Wilson L! Thank you for staying with us during your stay in Recife. The hotel passed throught an extension in its structure in 2014, from 59 up to 120 Bedrooms. We also improved some of the bedrooms so we could offer more confort to our guests. Your considerations regards the hotel will be taken to our directors.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel has 120 apartaments, with standard and luxery versions. Restaurant, convention room with a total capacity of 280 people, free wi fi areas, laundry, room service, business enviroment with equipaments. Conveniently located 200 meters away from the famous boa viagem beach, 10 minutes from international airport, shoppings, bars and restaurants. All our romos have a minibar, air conditioning, wi-fi and cable tv. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vela Branca Praia Hotel

Address: Avenida Engenheiro Domingos Ferreira 4395, Recife, State of Pernambuco 51021-040, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Pernambuco > Recife > Boa Viagem
Price Range: $43 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Vela Branca Praia Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 112
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