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    Fazenda Samambaia

    Estrada Samambaia 138, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 25710-372, Brazil
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    • Excellent61%
    • Very good24%
    • Average12%
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    15 Mar 2016
    “HIstory and Nature”
    21 Feb 2016
    “Enjoyed Samambaia. It is always a nice journey to the 17th century Portuguese architecture and history”
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 15 March 2016

    I travelled with my young daughter for an adventure weekend in the mountains and it was more than this. With the warm reception, intelligent conversations and attention received from the owner Jean we felt really welcomed. The house and grounds are a part of the...More

    Thank Gellers1972
    Response from Jean Charles B, Proprietário at Fazenda SamambaiaResponded 16 March 2016

    Querido André, Above all, thank you for sellecting our property. As you know, I belong from the 4th generation of the Landlords of Samambaia Estate, "The Fern Hill Domaine" na historical place. It was a real pleasure having you and your "incredible" and "clever" little...More

    Reviewed 21 February 2016

    Samambaia is now 293 years old but there is an interesting mix of solid Portuguese construction of that era mixed with the furniture and decoration from the 1940´s. Another plus is for the small private chapel in rococó style built inside the main building. Something...More

    Thank carehta
    Response from Jean Charles B, Proprietário at Fazenda SamambaiaResponded 23 February 2016

    I can only thank you for your evaluation. Our Fazenda and now Youth Hostel Center, is what was left by the Portuguese Kingdom, rich and beautiful, reflecting times when Brazil was "glamourous". The "Big House" is an old lady as you said, with all it's...More

    Reviewed 1 December 2014

    I stayed here in August this year. The building, a little outside of Petropolis (and a small challenge to get to via public transport), is an absolute delight - historical, with Burle Marx gardens, a sense of times past, and a wonderful, caring owner in...More

    Thank Tom W
    Reviewed 1 April 2013

    After travelling for more than 6 months, we are finally home. This is the moment that you look back at the places we visited. One of the great places in Brazil was the visiting @ Samambaia hostel. A beautiful historic building with a beautiful garden....More

    Thank Suzan R
    Reviewed 10 February 2013

    We have just spent a night at this hostel and loved it. It sits in huge grounds that are fu of interesting plants and animals. The house is stunning-plenty of space and very comfortable. Best breakfast in a hostal ive ever had! It should be...More

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    "There are both dorme and family rooms so talk to Jean beforehand and he will arrange the best option."
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