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Hotel Praia Linda

Avenida do Pepe, 1430 | Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kalyan, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I was on a business trip to Rio and this hotel was good enough for my requirements. The rooms are very basic but clean. The best part is its location, its on the beach.Stunning views in day and night. Good restaurant with excellent food quality. Only you should be carefull while placing the order, they mess up or get confused... More 

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HPraiaLinda, Gerente at Hotel Praia Linda, responded to this review

Dear Amol, First of all, we thank you for your feedback and for spending your time by writing to us. We apologize for the mess up with your order. We will talk to our crew and see what gone wrong. We are improving our team too and hiring more qualified people who speaks better other languages. Once again, we are... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The hotel Praia Linda is the perfect accommodation for a long weekend on the beach. You are just few meters away form the beach and surrounded by different facility . The room are simple and comfortable no extra deluxe, but who need that when you have such a beachfront and the sea!!! Value for money, delicious breakfast and the staff... More 

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Muscat
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

A no frills, value for money hotel at the best location in Barra beach. Clean rooms but musty smell, good bed, lots of chairs, clean spacious bathroom with faucet and best beach views. Excellent free wifi and decent breakfast. Staff friendly and can manage some English which is a big thing in Rio. Could do with some makeover, better TV,... More 

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GerPraiaLinda, Gerente geral at Hotel Praia Linda, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Jokar, Thank you for your comments! Our renovation is almost finished now. Please come back again so You can enjoy this new area. Best Regards, Praia Linda Staff More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I chose this hotel for a three-day stay in Rio as I wanted to stay close to my friends in Barra da Tijuca. The location is indeed very good, as the hotel is just across the street from the beach and within a walking distance to dozens of restaurants and bars. It is a great place to stay if you... More 

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Stayed here while attending a conference at the Windsor Barra (about 15 mins walk away). Much cheaper than the other beachfront options and perfectly adequate. Friendly staff, reasonable breakfast, room was fine, internet worked. Wouldn't rave about it, but no complaints. We found a bunch of cheapish/nice places to eat 3 blocks further east on Av Olegario Maciel.

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GerPraiaLinda, Gerente geral at Hotel Praia Linda, responded to this review

Hello Quassia, Thank you for yours comments. We hope to see you again in our Hotel. Best regards, Praia Linda Staff More 

Bratislava, Slovakia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I like this hotel because it is right on the beach meaning that you just have to cross the road and you are right at the Praia de Tijuca. Our double room had a lovely view of the beach and even an extra bed thrown in at no extra cost. The restaurant served good food (very nice breakfast) and the... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We stayed in the hotel for 5 nights while attending a conference in a so called 5 start hotel 1km down the coast. The Praia Linda was superb value- ideal location - almost on the beach with fabulous views but more importantly a really charming hotel with the most friendly, polite and helpful staff I have ever come across. Not... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The outside of this hotel looks old and not very fancy but everything inside is clean and modern. My spacious room facing the beach was excellent with a king sized bed on the second (US) floor. The staff was courteous and the breakfast was one of the best I have seen. I had one other meal in the restaurant which... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

I stayed in this hotel because of a nearby conference and otherwise would not have discovered it. The district, Barra de Tijuca, is way in the outskirts of Rio and due to serious traffic problems, getting there (or away) can take hours. This is the main drawback of its location. On the good side, Barra is an affluent and safe... More 

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Birkenhead
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

The side rooms can take two extra kids beds and have good views of beach (over a v busy road) and the mountains. Pluses were breakfast which had loads of great, fresh fruit, and some of the staff who were v friendly and helpful. However some of the reception staff were grumpy and unhelpful.This is not a place to get... More 

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