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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I always stay here when I come to Rio for business. It's a no-brainer for me. Quite a few reviews complain about some of the furniture being a little worse for wear, and MANY complain about humidity in the rooms. Humidity was a problem at this hotel for a very long time, and in the last few months, they've put...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Everyone in the staff were friendly and helpful! Comfortable room and bed, clean. Very nice breakfast, perfect. Wonderful pool area with a good bar service. Nice location, very close to the beach where Sheraton have their own chairs and you get to borrow their towels, it's not Copacabana but the only difference is that there are fewer people on the...

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Alessandra C, Director of Sales at Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel through this very important tool as is TripAdvisor. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. We recognize the points...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are many good things about this hotel. It's location, facilities, breakfast. The lobby is nice and promises much more. However it's rooms are probably the worst I've stayed in and not what I was expecting from a Sheraton. Mine was tired and dated which I can handle but it smelt musty and gave the impression of lacking cleanliness. The...

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Alessandra C, Director of Sales at Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Matthew T., Firstly, we would like to thank you for choosing the Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel and for taking the time on evaluating your stay with us. After analyzing your comments, we’ve identified that your stay did not reach your full expectations and ask you to accept our apologies for the inconveniences experienced. Since the Sheraton...

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Overall the hotel is average, but has a very nice stretch of beach just in front, food is good and not too pricy. Other than that nothing fancy. Rooms do require renovation despite being comfortable. Sleeping quality id good, internet in the room was not working well but the view is great and sitting at the balcony is very relaxing....

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Alessandra C, Director of Sales at Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Firstly, thank you very much for choosing Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel and for taking the time to provide us with your feedback regarding our hotel. It is very gratifying to know that our guests feel satisfied at our hotel, and for that we thank you for your support. We look forward to your return! Regards, Alessandra...

Reviewed 2 December 2016

There was some really nice people in the reception. The parking is ovepriced but there was always enough parking spots at the nearby streets. Dangerous ? who cares, it was a rented car. Nice swimming pool. The beach was wonderful. Nice restaurants and shopping centers nearby.

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Alessandra C, Director of Sales at Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Aristotelis K., Firstly, thank you very much for choosing Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel and for taking the time to provide us with your positive points in relation to our hotel. It is very gratifying to know that our guests feel satisfied at our hotel, and for that we thank you for your support. We look forward...

Roeselare, Belgium
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I stayed already on a few occasions in this hotel in Barra da Tijuca. It is nicely located straight on the beach. Positive: - Good and large breakfast - The rooms are large with a nice balcony with sea-view (sort of sideways). - Large rooms - Extremely helpful staff that really does an effort to solve your problems as fast...

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Alessandra C, Director of Sales at Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Firstly, we would like to thank you for choosing the Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel and for taking the time on evaluating your stay with us. It's really rewarding to see that our efforts make a difference. Certainly your comments about our staff will be passed on and will serve to further encourage the whole Sheraton Barra...

Halifax Region, Canada
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

My experience started with the system being off line . So I had no keys to get into the room . The room was clean , great view of the beach . Shower was ok , bed was ok , food was good , breakfast too many people but awesome view . The body guard was very rude by making...

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Alessandra C, Director of Sales at Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Marcos M., Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay with us. We would like to thank you for choosing our property during your stay in the city. My apologies your recent stay at our hotel did not meet your satisfaction and left you with a less than optimal impression of our services...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We recently stayed at the Sheraton hotel having stayed there some years before and having read the reveiws wondered a bit what we might find. Whilst the decoration in the rooms is tired in the sense it has not changed in some years the hotel is general fine, with a great location, friendly staff and we did not encounter any...

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Alessandra C, Director of Sales at Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First, we would like to thank you for choosing the Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel for your recent stay in Rio de Janeiro. Thank you also for taking your time in giving us your feedback. It's really rewarding to see that our efforts make a difference. Certainly your evaluation about our services will be passed on and...

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I recently had the opportunity to visit this Sheraton Hotel while in Rio. Absolutely beautiful location and room was spotless. My view from the terrace was great and a very nice way to unwind from a day of work.....taking in a beautiful view of the ocean. BUT.....it is the STAFF that made my 5 star rating. Mr. William Jackson was...

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Alessandra C, Director of Sales at Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First, we would like to thank you for choosing the Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel for your recent stay in the city. Thank you also for taking your time in giving us your very positive feedback. It's really rewarding to see that our efforts make a difference. Certainly your comments about our service and staff, especially about...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Booked into the Sheraton for a long work stay based on recommendations from colleagues due to location, room size, and the small kitchen space the rooms have. Positives: - Fantastic service from all staff I encountered - Good breakfast - Good bar space - Location in Barra - Great pool area - Best hotel gym I have ever used -...

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Alessandra C, Director of Sales at Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Derek B., Firstly, we would like to thank you for choosing the Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel and for taking the time on evaluating your stay with us. It's really rewarding to see that our efforts make a difference. Certainly your comments about our staff will be passed on and will serve to further encourage the whole Sheraton...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located between the ocean and mountains in the city’s most modern neighborhood, Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel is surrounded by extensive lakes, stunning beaches and the exuberant Atlantic Forest. With modern design and impeccable decoration, Sheraton Barra offers 292 spacious guestrooms and suites, all with private balconies and overlooking the ocean. For your relaxation, Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel offers 2 outdoor pools, one for adults and another for children, an international cuisine restaurant, Fitness Center with modern workout devices, open-air hot tubs, dry and steam saunas, a squash court, playground and beach service. Located in the middle of a thriving garden is the Vila Spa, - with 5 bungalows for body treatments and exclusive bath rituals and massages that ensure a harmonious balance between body and mind. For all types of events, the Hotel offers 9 event rooms that hold up to 400 people, with all the required equipment infrastructure and technology, in addition to an experienced team of professionals to provide support for corporate or social events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel

Address: Avenida Lucio Costa 3150, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22630-010, Brazil (Formerly Radisson Hotel Barra)
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Barra da Tijuca
Price Range: $170 - $362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sheraton Barra Rio de Janeiro Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 292
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Also Known As:
Sheraton Barra Hotel And Suites
Sheraton Barra Hotel Barra Da Tijuca
Sheraton Rio De Janeiro
Rio De Janeiro Sheraton
Sheraton Barra Rio De Janeiro Hotel Brazil
Hotel Style:
#18 Spa Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#48 Luxury Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#53 On the Beach Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#60 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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