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Hotel Monte Castelo

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11 Nov 2017
“Great value ”
29 Sep 2016
“Basic hotel in an old area”
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 September 2012

The good - good location near Gloria station, free WiFi, and efficient front desk. The bad - noise, below average breakfast, tiny bathroom, and slow housekeeping. If you return to your room before 6 p.m., your room may not be cleaned. That is just unacceptable....More

Reviewed 30 August 2012

I found this hotel online and was attracted to the price and the fact that it was very close to the Gloria subway station. The staff were so friendly and really went out of their way to give advice on places to visit etc. Basic...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2012

I have not much to add to previous reviews of this hotel as I quite agree with all of them. The pros of this hotel are the price, the staff very helpful and competent and the position (even if probably there are better surroundings in...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2012

Hotel Monte Castelo is nice/cheap place to stay in expensive Rio. It's in Glória neighborhood with plenty public transportation to Ipanema, Copacabana, Leblon etc. and a walking distance to vibrant Lapa nightlife and it seems to be quite safe and quiet. Taxi are also very...More

2  Thank Breno Diego M
Reviewed 5 August 2012

We stayed for 4 nights in this hotel. The location is very central - only 200m from the Gloria Metro. This means that you can easily reach the central part of the city as well as some of the beaches. It is also within walking...More

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Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro
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Jess P
27 March 2016|
Response from msantana01 | Reviewed this property |
Hey, Jess. I've stayed at Monte Castelo hotel three times so I'd say I can confidently tell you that it is quite safe to walk around that town area. There are police around and it is a well lit neighborhood. Now, most... More
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"Don't get a room close to the dining room or you will be woken up soon after 6 am."
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"More like a hostel than a hotel. It was obviously popular with young people."
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"Very simple and weak hotel only for one night and for one person. Too small bedrooms. Poor breakfast. Too..."
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"Avoid the rooms along the main hallway that leads to the breakfast place. Too noisy early in the morning."
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