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    The Maze Inn

    Rua Tavares Bastos 414 _ 66 | Catete, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22221-030, Brazil
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good23%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “jazz night” (5 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
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    1 - 5 of 38 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    THE BEST PLACE I HAVE EVER EVER EVER STAYED IN! I did not have to think twice before writing this - I have travelled to many places but when I walked in the door of The Maze, I felt it in my bones that this...More

    Thank Celia M
    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    You can go to Rio and feel like you're in Houston, or Frankfurt. 'Cause let's face it: all hotels these days feel the same. Or, you can stay in a wonderfully quirky place with an almost handmade feel, in the middle of an authentic working-class...More

    Thank Grant P
    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    This place is a home from home. Nowadays only for long term stays of a month or more. The British owner, Bob Nadkharni, is a fascinationg character with amazing stories to tell in several languages that he masters. The actual Pousada may have its setbacks,...More

    Thank geraldinekuss
    Reviewed 22 April 2017

    The Maze is a place everybody coming to rio should experienced. Located on the top of the favela Tavares Bastos it offers what must be the most spectacular and artistic view of the bay of rio and the Sugar Loaf. Especially when the sun rises,...More

    Thank johnmehan
    Response from Bob N, Owner at The Maze InnResponded 19 May 2017

    What you forget to say is that it's people like you who make the MAZE what it is. It's not just a view (though, yes, it's eternally fascinating) but it's the meeting of minds, the sharing of humour and great ideas. I never wanted you...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    I have stayed at The Maze a number of times over the years and simply can not see myself staying in a standard hotel again. Certainly not in Rio anyway. The Maze offers a unique opportunity to gain an insight to life in a favela...More

    Thank Ginger_Zidane
    Response from Bob N, Owner at The Maze InnResponded 19 May 2017

    This is my life's work everything I love,,,,and I love to share. 35 years ago, the locals welcomed me into to their little community ....yes it's grown, but the welcome hasn't changed. You feel it the moment you set foot here. As for the jazz,...More

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    • 8
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    • The Maze Inn Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
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    Bianca C
    3 February 2016|
    Response from AlexOstia | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, anyone can attend Jazz night, as long as they're willing to pay the entry fee at the door (can't remember exactly how much it was, not cheap for Brazilians, but certainly worth it for the jazz/party aficionado, or... More
    Scott S
    21 December 2015|
    Response from Bob N | Property representative |
    Hi.....the prices for one week from 20 February (7 nights) including our big breakfast Veranda Couple R$1400 Veranda Single R$1190 Standard Couple R$1190 Standard Single R$980 Dormitory Single... More
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    "get a room with a balcony and a view"
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    "All rooms have their own advantages."
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    "The room 501 has the best view"
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    "I stayed on the top room where I heard Edward Norton stayed when they filmed the hulk there... would..."
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