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“Fantastic Place!”
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La Chimere
Ranked #3 of 100 Hotels in Armacao dos Buzios
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5 reviews
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“Fantastic Place!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2014

From the day we checked in we had an amazing experience there. Everybody was very polite and nice to answer all of our requests. The room we had was very big and clean, even we had a very big TV to watch a few cable channels by night. The breakfast was also great, an the location is fabulous.

Thanks to everyone there, our vacations were even better staying at your place.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2014

We had a wonderful experience at the pousada over New Years. Small, charming with an excellent staff. Walking distance to the beach and the nightlife. We made the short drive to some other beaches nearby. Would definitely go back.

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled with family
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2014

I have spent there 4 nights with a couple of friends.
The Pousada La Chimere is lovely, clean and modern. It is very well located, very close to the Praha dos Ossos and few minutes from the "city centre". The staff is super friendly and very helpful! I will definitely recommend it!

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled with friends
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2013

I stayed at this lovely small hotel with my daughter and granddaughter. The position was perfect, just a short walk to the bustling town centre but quiet and peaceful. The staff were excellent. On arriving home in the UK my granddaughter realised she had left her computer tablet in the room. I contacted the hotel and as I was returning to Buzios on a cruise in November the staff agreed to hold the tablet for me until then. I duly collected it and cannot thank them enough for their help. This was not my usual type of hotel choice as I usually go for larger ones but I doubt I would have received such service from one of the multinational chains

Stayed August 2013, travelled with family
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2013

When it comes to choosing a place to stay when traveling, remember that the main principle is one: location, location, location.

La Chimere has the best location in Buzios, whether you are on business, leasure, vacations on your own or vacations with family.

Right by Praia Dos Ossos, a few yards from the main street in Buzios, Rua Das Pedras, close to the main restaurants, bars and coffee shops (remember that, no matter how early or late you start your day in Buzios, it always must start with your café da manhã), every day and night is different and exciting.

simply perfect! enjoy!

Kind regards, GEN

  • Stayed November 2012, travelled on business
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2013

We stayed in La Chimere for 5 nights, and we liked it very much!
Our room, located on the first floor, was clean and had an adequate size. The bathroom was modern and big, but the water flow in the shower was poor.
The common area was cosy, with magazines, books, and a lot of place to sit down. There were also a room with three computers connected to internet. Besides that, there were free wifi in all the place. The staff was kind and attentive.
The breakfast was very good. It included delicious fruits, breads, cheese, ham, juices, puddings, yogurt, coffee and milk. Fried or scrambled eggs could also be ordered.
The location was great! It was close to "praia dos ossos" and walking distances from good restaurants, and very nice beaches such as "Azeda" and "Joao Fernandes".
If we went back to Buzios, we would choose La Chimere, again!

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2013 via mobile

A wonderful Pousada, charming and very well decorated. The staff is very attentive. The location is perfect, right on a quiet little praca and within walking distance to the center of the city. The rooms are clean, discrete and well appointed. My only suggestion to raise this to a five star rating would be to invest in some down pillows. The king size bed was so comfortable, but those pillows!

Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Property: La Chimere
Address: Praca Eugenio Honold, 36 | Ossos, Armacao dos Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro 28925-000, Brazil
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Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Armacao dos Buzios
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Armacao dos Buzios
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Armacao dos Buzios
#6 Romantic Hotel in Armacao dos Buzios
#9 Family Hotel in Armacao dos Buzios
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — La Chimere 3*
Number of rooms: 26
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
La Chimere receives you with a very special architecture, fruit of a delicate equilibrium between an outside buziano style and a sophisticated, modern interior and with clear and broad spaces. In a very beautiful internal tropical courtyard, is located the swimming pool. A true one oasis because in being a matter of an architecture, the external noises don't arrive. The peace and tranquility reign in this courtyard where the swimming pool is transformed in the "beach after the beach". ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Pousada La Chimere Hotel Buzios
Othon Pousada La Chimere Buzios
La Chimere Armacao Dos Buzios, Brazil

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