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Pousada Solar da Opera

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Porto Alegre, RS
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This place is very attractive. It preserves the building historic characteristics and is still very comfortable. The breakfast is very good and there are also afternoon tea and snacks for grabs. The location is convenient. It is close to the main attractions and there are many good restaurants nearby.

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Reviewed 2 June 2016

The hotel is housed in a refurbished colonial building downtown Ouro Preto, a short walk from the main attractions, on a relatively busy street. Rooms are austere, with simple decoration, wooden floors (noisy for the room below) and basic amenities. Only upper floor rooms have partial views of the city. Friendly staff. Slow free internet connection and tasty breakfast included...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 3 November 2015

This hotel is in an old house that has been completely renovated. It still has all the charms of a historic house (doors, wooden floorboards, stone seats by the windows, some painted furniture, and even huge iron keys!), but all modern amenities have been nicely included (A/C, TV, bathroom, and an elevator!). Only a few rooms have a view (on...

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Basel
Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

By accident we emded up stayimg at thus pousada as we originally bolked over the web somewhere else. But the pousada solar claudio manuel was so teriible, we right away left it and found this one for the same price. Really nice pousada, great big rooms, super clean and nice surrounding. Location :great. Breakky was really good aswell and included....

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Dunsmore, England
Reviewed 16 February 2015

We loved the informality here and especially the breakfast in the attached coffee shop. Upon arrival,we were met at the front door and then I drove the member of staff round the back to the car park where I negotiated the fairly narrow entrance with success! Safe on site parking is a bonus though. We were allocated a room at...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 18 March 2014

If you want quality low/mid-budget accommodation ignore all the touts and come straight here. We wanted a 'pousada' and were lead all around the city looking at places by a 'tout' and for 50Reals more than was the cost of really BASIC accommodation without bathroom etc. we had a charming 'en-suite' in this hotel right on the main tourist drag....

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Philadelphia
Reviewed 9 August 2013

I spent 4 nights at this hotel. I really liked my room and the staff. The hotel is very charming, clean and well kept. Geraldo, the morning desk manager, is so friendly. He and Leandro (bellhop) were always nice, helpful and patient. The only reason why I don´t give it 5 stars is because it is noisy at night. This...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 6 April 2013

Location of this Pousada is perfect, right in the middle of the old downtown. You are 10-15 mn walk away from most of the places to visit in Ouro Preto if you stay at this Pousada. Having parking space availability is a bliss for people travelling by car, because parking spots are not easy to find in that neighbourhood. The...

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Helsinki
Reviewed 26 July 2012

This small hotel is nicely located in the centre of old town of Ouro Preto. Rooms are nice and clean and especially bathrooms offer some luxury. The restaurant/bar provided good and friendly service. Good breakfast (typical for Minas Gerais) with fresh fruits etc. There were some noice early in the evening from the main street but it was quiet alredy...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 11 August 2011

The Solar da Opera is a fairly modest hotel of 11 rooms, on the main street of Ouro Preto and within a few blocks of the most important Baroque churches in this center of the Brazilian Baroque. The rooms are serviceable, if not elegant, and the common areas are comfortable; a restaurant next door connects to the lobby of the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Additional Information about Pousada Solar da Opera

Address: Rua Conde de Bobadela 79 | Centro, Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais 35400-000, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Minas Gerais > Ouro Preto > City Center
Price Range: $104 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pousada Solar da Opera 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Front bedrooms are bit noisier.”
 of 5 bubbles lufega2016, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the street can be noisy. Avoid room no. 1.”
 of 5 bubbles Cbertoni, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the street have a nice view, but be aware that cars climbing that steep slope on cobblestones are quite noisy!”
 of 5 bubbles 319pierrej, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
“If you really do not sleep well, ask for a quieter room at the back.”
 of 5 bubbles BindiB, 16 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Higher has better views ...”
 of 5 bubbles AdamWide, 18 Mar 2014 | Read review
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