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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 May 2016

This hotel is small but beautifully positioned with views of the sea from bedrooms and breakfast terrace and is an easy walk from the centre. The hosts were friendly and exceptionally helpful making our stay really enjoyable. The restaurant sadly wasn't open but we were treated to excellent breakfasts and advice on where to watch the sunset and eat out....

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Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited the restaurant for lunch, looking for something different and a little more substantial that fast food and pizza which are the staples of Búzios. Greeting on arrival was warm, patient and sincere. The homemade pâtè was an excellent start (together with champagne) and the boeuf bourguignon was lovely. While a long wait is desirable when...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 27 March 2016

We stayed at the pousada for a few nights. The French owners of Pousada L'escale are very kind and willing to help in any way they can. The food at the restaurant is delicious and faithful to the French style. The hammocks outside the front rooms are fantastic for a rainy day or relaxing in the evening. The rooms are...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Pousada L’Escale is a small hotel run by a very nice frensh couple. I had a room with seaview and balcony. Room is smallish with limited storage space. Air-con was old, but it worked fine. Nice bathroom, but water pressure was no good. On the ground floor there are a restaurant that serves decent French food. Breakfast is very good...

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Mumbai
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

We loved dining at this restaurant. We had breakfast here every morning, enjoying fresh fruit salad, omelette and great coffee. We also visited for lunch, my husband had the steak and I had a wonderful fish with vegetables. We also stopped for dessert one night and had the decadent chocolate mousse and profiteroles. Both were incredible and we would have...

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New York, NY
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Sylvia and Francis who own and operate the hotel and restaurant are wonderful people. They were welcoming and friendly, and they went above and beyond. My friend left her mobile phone in a taxi when we left the hotel to take a bus back to Rio. Sylvia called the taxi company and located the phone, then she found a couple...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We have staid in the Pousada L'Escale and can only highly recommend the guesthouse as well as the restaurant. The hosts are a lovely good-humoured French couple who make you feel at home instantly. In addition, Francis is a great chef making the guesthouse's restaurant a highly recommended option in Buzios!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2015

The location, although a walk to the 'centre' was the best in buzios. There are charming views from the posada and a nice welcome from the owners. We were disappointed with breakfast- lack of fresh bread so we decided not to try the restaurant for dinner. The rooms have had a 'quick fix' and so don't feel very loved and...

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 January 2015

Great atmosphere, warm welcome and unique location. The nicely furnished room with sea view and the hamac on the balcony makes it probably the best spot in Buzios. Breakfast with fruits, omelet, coffee, croissants and fresh juice! The room is really comfy. Of course, you also enjoy the noisy atmosphere of the street, but watching people dancing samba from the...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Small but friendly,family run hotel & restaurant owned by Sylvia & Frances They are very friendly and most helpful. Type of people that will go the extra mile to help you with any problems. Food is good and has a nice relaxing atmosphere. With alfrsco dining.Has some rooms with a balcony facing the sea. With typical Brazillian music opposite hotel...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
L'Escale is a small 5 rooms hotel, tastefully decorated, enjoying all the amenities. - 3 Rooms with sea view and balcony (double bed, minibar, Air conditioning, TV, WiFi, safetybox) - 1 Standard room (2 single beds or 1 king size,minibar, air conditioning, TV, WiFi). Views of the sea and the sunset close to beaches near the center, without suffering the nuisance Refined and hearty breakfast bedding recent balcony with hammock TV, air conditioning security Supports transfer Recommendations for activities ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pousada L'Escale

Address: Travessa Santana 14 | Praia dos Ossos, Armacao dos Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro 28950-000, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Armacao dos Buzios
Price Range: $90 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Pousada L'Escale 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Pousada L'Escale Armacao Dos Buzios, Brazil
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Armacao dos Buzios
#11 Romantic Hotel in Armacao dos Buzios
#24 On the Beach Hotel in Armacao dos Buzios
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“Rooms at the front have a sea view, terrace and hammock.”
 of 5 bubbles SEA9622, 3 May 2016 | Read review
“Hammock room is recommended”
 of 5 bubbles Aero303, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the sea with balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles 331Pamela_13, 10 Nov 2014 | Read review
“rooms with land view are quieter.”
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“ask for the sea view room”
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