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Pousada dos Contos

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Reviewed 9 November 2012 via mobile

If all you want in a B &B is comfort and cleanliness then you can't go past Contos. Its very affordable, well located and friendly staff, although English is bit of a problem. Breakfast is about average but adequate, overall a good choice for the price.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2012

A very cosy place to stay off the main roads, but close to everything in the historical town. Beds are comfortable, the rooms clean and the breakfast simple but plentiful. Julia is a wonderful host and thoughtfully had a hot cuppa waiting for us on our return to the hotel after a torrential downpour-would definitely recommend.

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Kassel, Germany
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Reviewed 3 June 2012

We stayed there for two nights and mainly picked Pousada dos Contos based on the location, price and some good reviews. It is located in the center of Paraty but off the main road and just outside the "historical" part of town, so it is a bit more quite but still very close to everything. The room was very clean... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2012

This place has almost everything we looked for. It is convieniently located in the center of Paraty, yet it is quiet. Furthermore, the service is great and it has very good beds! Just a good place, no frills.

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Hamilton, Canada
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Reviewed 2 April 2012

Very clean, we stayed 2 nights, everything was just fine. Julia and staff were helpful explaining things about Party and with booking tours. Wish we had more time to sty longer. Bob C.

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ulster county, ny
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Reviewed 28 March 2012

I stayed here for 5 nights in February 2012. Room was simple, clean and quite comfortable which was fortunate as I had 3 days of terrible weather while in Paraty and there's not a lot to do there in the rain. Some of my plans got canceled on me and Julia, the owner who speaks Portuguese, German and English, was... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 29 July 2011

I was with two other friends and we stayed in a triple room. The price was really convenient compared to the quality and cleaning of the room. Additionally, the breakfast was abundant and delicious: fresh fruit juices. fresh fruits, homemade cakes, ham,cheese and different kinds of bread. And we also found the personnel to be really friendly and helpful with... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 13 June 2010

Stayed here in March 2009 with my husband. We had one of the rooms upstairs. Was nice and clean, very well located only a few minutes walk to the historical centre of town. Basic, but lovely breakfast. Highly recommend Paraty to those visiting Brazil, its a stunning little town, well worth a visit, and the islands cruises from the port... More 

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Reviewed 14 March 2010

Paraty is one of the most charming places in Brazil and the region around it is, quite literally, a tropical paradise. Pousada Dos Contos offers a great alternative to those travelling on a budget - the region is generally quite upmarket. The rooms are comfortable, clean and the location near the historic centre is very handy. It also offers parking... More 

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Reviewed 23 December 2009

We enjoyed our stay at this friendly and quiet hotel, breakfast was excellent and included in the price,very clean king size beds and ensuite bathrooms, private safe in our room, was all we needed after a stressfull and sweaty stay in Rio. The owner speaks english & german and had heaps of usefull traveling information, we had a great stay... More 

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Address: Rua Marechal Deodoro, 1, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Paraty
Price Range: RM232 - RM492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Pousada Dos Contos Paraty, Brazil
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