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Pousada Villa Magnolia

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New York, NY
Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

The Pousada is a real gem: located in the hostoric district with entertainment and restaurants very close. The check in and out were fast and efficient. We were in room 1 by the reception: nice furniture and space with a firm kingsize bed. Unfortunately, If you are taller than 6'3" (188) the bed is not long enough. The pool is...

Thank TomSonntag
Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 30, 2015

This pousada is highly recommended. Our stay in Sao Joao del Rei was enhanced totally by the welcoming stay at Pousada Villa Magnolia. Our room was very comfortable, very clean, and well equipped. the breakfasts were delicious and varied, and attractively laid out. It is ideally suited for a stay here, being only about 10 minutes walk from the town....

Thank Dale S
Reviewed March 31, 2015

This is a beautiful pousada and highly recommended if you are planning a trip to Sao Joao del Rei. My description hardly does justice to this fine pousada. The bathroom in #3 is remarkably industrial chic. High gloss black tiles climb seven feet up on all four walls, offset by contrasting green appliances that would have been colors-du-jour in the...

Thank ajaceman
Genoa, Italy
Reviewed February 8, 2015

Villa Magnolia is a cozy small hotel on the main square of Sao Joao del Rei. It is very well appointed in the common rooms, including the breakfast restaurant, with colonial and antique furniture. The rooms are OK but lack air conditioning. There is a pool and free parking in the garden. The personnel are quite helpful. I highly recommend...

Thank CarloGenoa_Italy
Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed September 24, 2014

Wide, fresh air, clean, great service and the breakfast is delicious. We stayed at the luxury suite that is really enormous with excellent cable tv, huge shower and a useful tub. Be prepared for mosquitoes. There are stairs everywhere. what makes life difficult for handicapped. The pool is good but very cold. All common areas are comfortable. There's parking for...

2Thank MarcusPinto
Reviewed January 4, 2013

This may well be the best place in town, but it certainly does not deserve an "excellent" rating. The service was non-existent, the pool area very dirty and uninviting, and the breakfast uninspiring compared to all other places we visiting the Brazil. The rooms were basic. The upside is that the location is second to none. It is immediately opposite...

1Thank b12346
Reviewed March 27, 2012

We stayed at Villa Magnolia 2 nights in March 2012. Pousada Villa Magnolia is a very attractively renovated historic building in an excellent quiet location right next to the Igreja de Sao Francisco and is a good value. Nice private courtyard in the rear. Near the university and close to good restaurants for an evening meal. We particularly enjoyed the...

1Thank Gibbons3
Campinas, SP
Reviewed October 12, 2010

Stayed there one night. The pousada is really an old house, completely renewed but with a lot of charm. The room was really good, clean, cosy and quiet. Very good breakfast. The location is really fine, right across the main church of the city. You do everything by feet. I really recommend it!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Pousada Villa Magnolia

Address: Rua Ribeiro Bastos no 2, Sao Joao del Rei, State of Minas Gerais 36307-354, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Minas Gerais > Sao Joao del Rei
Price Range: $63 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Room 5 is excellent”
 of 5 bubbles 480dales, Jun 30, 2015 | Read review
“Room number three would be my first choice next time.”
 of 5 bubbles ajaceman, Mar 31, 2015 | Read review
“Choose the luxury room.”
  • A suíte tem muita privacidade.
  • A suíte tem uma ampla ante-sala.
  • A suíte é ampla.
  • O banheiro é muito amplo.
  • Muito espaço para armazenagem.
  • O banheiro é muito bem cuidado.
  • Há uma banheira pequena mas que atende bem.
  • O banheiro é amplo.
 of 5 bubbles MarcusPinto, Sep 24, 2014 | Read review
“The room we stayed in is in a rear wing addition with balcony access and was very quiet. The rooms in the main historic building are more attractively furnished , but also more expensive”
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 of 5 bubbles Gibbons3, Mar 27, 2012 | Read review
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