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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 7 November 2010

Well, I live in Rio de Janeiro and have been in Buzios for more than 20 times. There are great places to stay there, but Pousada Abracadabra is where I want to stay from now on. In Buzios you have to choose from staying close to the best beaches or from the great and famous "Rua das Pedras" , a...

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Tilburg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 October 2010

Well, I do not even know what to start with - so great it was to stay at "Abracadabra". Not a spirit of a big hotel with formal attitude towards customers, but a cozy "pousada".. So different from what we experiencd in Rio!! ... Great personnel from receptionists to room-maids.. We were pleasantly surprised that the room was looked after...

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Knowle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2010

Abracadabra was our choice from a ‘superior’ package with Travelbag. We loved it. Yes, as in other reviews Casas Brancas is more luxurious and obviously more upmarket (the sister hotel next door one has to walk through to get to the promenade) but we were more than happy with our stay at Abracadbra. Its just smaller, more rustic and more...

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UK
Reviewed 24 June 2010

This is Casas Brancas' sister hotel and it shows, though it is considerably cheaper. It has the same sort of feel - like that of a modern boutique beach hotel, with plenty of space and a hotel costas style soundtrack at the poolside. At Abracadabra however, rather than the space and style being contained within spacious rooms, the space that...

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Reviewed 15 June 2010

Abracadabra has the greatest barman: Felipe! He is in charge of the pool bar and he made every afternoon and evening a blast serving the best Caipirinhas in the world. The hotel is nice, but Felipe is fabulous - a great personality who really knows how to make his guests feel at home and enjoy themselves. We stayed at Abracadabra...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 19 May 2010

The view and the staff make this pousada truly memorable, and the price can't be beat. I recommend it HIGHLY if you're traveling with friends--it was a fabulous place to be. Delicious breakfasts!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2010

I have to say I'm suprised by some of the negative reviews on here, our experience was quite different. We had a lovely stay at Abracadabra, the staff were relaxed and friendly, the room small but nice with a very comfy bed, and the views from the pool fabulous. The walk into town is less than 5 minutes so hardly...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 April 2010

Sorry to report but we have to semi agree with the report before this one.. I think we had the same room which is small, cramped room with a most uncomfortable bed. Hardly any room to store clothes or even put your bag away. We eventually moved room to a room on the ground level which was a marked improvement...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 14 March 2010

the view attracts custormers ready to pay..you find yourself with a dirty smelly bathroom, dishwash dispenser in the shower (was there when they filled it up), old lady owner fairly friendly but not professional...I cancelled the last night after filling a questionnaire with our dissatisfaction, nobody cared to comment or offer a discount....speechless

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Reviewed 3 March 2010

2 of us stayed here for a week in Feb 2010 and we utterly enjoyed it. First the bad bits: the hotel is situated a little way from Buzios town centre so it's a five minute walk through the partner hotel next door, down the steps and along the seafront. More importantly, immediately below the hotel are a number of...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Abracadabra is a unique and exclusive spot, set in the charming and sophisticated peninsula of Buzios, 180 km from Rio de Janeiro. The hotel is located only five minutes away from the heart of town and it features wonderful scenery, an idyllic terrace, a true manifestation of charm in a paradisiac setting. Our goal is to provide our guests an aesthetic harmony, casualness and true pleasure with a professional personalized service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abracadabra Pousada

Address: Alto do Humaita, 13 | Centro, Armacao dos Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro 2895-000, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Armacao dos Buzios
Price Range: RM868 - RM2,409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Abracadabra Pousada 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Abracadabra Pousada Buzios
Abracadabra Pousada Hotel Buzios
Abracadabra Pousada Armacao Dos Buzios, Brazil
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#4 Business Hotel in Armacao dos Buzios
#8 Family Hotel in Armacao dos Buzios
#8 Romantic Hotel in Armacao dos Buzios
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“We booked room #1 which did not have a water view, but it was just 20 feet from the pool area with a gorgeous view.”
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 of 5 bubbles chpierce, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Great pool, great locations”
 of 5 bubbles Maartje1111, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 17 and 18 have balconies overlooking the bay, which are the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles chrisbaume, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the harbour and boardwalk.”
 of 5 bubbles Shoegirl123, 19 May 2016 | Read review
“We had one of the cheaper rooms (without private balcony) which was still great. Glad we saved the money as we were hardly ever in our room!”
 of 5 bubbles 329annib, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
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