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Royalty Barra Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Avenida do Pepe, 690 | Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22620-170 , Brazil (Barra da Tijuca)
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Ranked #188 of 212 Hotels in Rio de Janeiro
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and i stayed at Royalty Barra during the last week of november 2013 for a week. The rooms are well furnished and the rooms facing the beach offer an enchanting view. we were in the rooms that faced the beach on one side and the mountains on the other which made it a very romantic view. The breakfast... More

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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The hotel is directly across the street from the beach so rooms have great views. The buffet breakfast is delicious including everything from fresh fruits, breads, eggs, sausages, etc. The bed in our room was very comfortable and the room temperature was perfect. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We had just 2 complaints. There were never enough towels... More

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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I was there in the world cup period. The room itself is nice. It has a small balcony and you can watch the beach. Service is average. You cannot even order a coffee in the room nor take the coffee from breakfast up to your room (without paying for it). Internet is available, BUT you must pay for it too.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

It was my first time visiting Brazil, so i don't know how to compare this hotel to other hotels in Brazil, but overall nothing significant bothered me, it was a nice stay, the food recipes was different and strange to me but tastes good and clean, and for sure a lot of tropical fruits in the buffet. The hotel was... More

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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34 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

How to evaluate a hotel that you cannot even to do the check in? This is what happened to me. I booked the hotel and when I arrived at the lobby to my check in, the room that I had reserved 3 weeks before going there, was not available with king size bed although it was clearly described in my... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The hotel is recent refurbished. The smell in the hotel is terrible. I don't know if it is because of the refurbishment. The gym is so small and doesn't have any air conditioner. I didn't have problems with the room.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

A very nice building and place! But no respect they charge for internet service there's no vallet parking and worst, they gave me a key of an occupied room!. Avoid it!!!!!!! The owners are taking advantage of the Brazilian Soccer World Cup!, and damaging the image of us, Brazilians!

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We stopped for 2 nights in April on the 6th floor. Room was clean and modern with fantastic views of the ocean. The pool area is good although some construction is going on nearby so there is some noise. The beautiful beach is just across the road and some decent surf on some days. It's 2 minutes walk to many... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

For a short business trip to Rio I had some other hotels in consideration but they were overbooked, so I had to relook and from all my second best choices my choice was this one. The hotel is located at the beach in Barra, one of the more business oriented areas. The beach is beautiful and many people from Rio... More

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Billingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

we were very pleased with this hotel stayed for 5 nights during carnival time. the staff were all friendly and helpful. the room was lovely with view of both mountain and beach. great variety of food for breakfast. free deck chairs and umbrella to use on the beach which is just across the road. easy to get bus to other... More

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Address: Avenida do Pepe, 690 | Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22620-170 , Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Barra da Tijuca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Royalty Barra Hotel 3.5*
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