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Bourbon Barra Premium Residence

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Malibu, 1355 - Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22793-295, Brazil
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brazil
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113 reviews 113 reviews
84 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Barra da Tijuca is the place in Rio that grows the fastest. Not in terms of turisim - that is still Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon - but in terms of business. Unfortunetely it’s a neighborhood that lacks hotel offers in the area of increasing demand. With this in mind, Bourbon Hotel is a fair option in Barra da Tijuca. The... More

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RedeBourbon, Gerente geral at Bourbon Barra Premium Residence, responded to this review

Hello, BrazilAca. Know that it is a great pleasure to meet you. Appreciate the compliment by location, rooms clean and the infrastructure for business. On your next stay would recommend to ask for help to get our receptionists a taxi. Regards, Francisco Calvo, General Manager. More

Dallas, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Affordable for work or vacation (compared to other rio hotels). Walking distance to the mall. not walking distance to the beach but accessible by car/taxi. the building is a bit older and could use some upgrading. old carpet. no iron in room or the entire hotel. the gym is across the street (not in the hotel).

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Oslo
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

We had a room on the top floor, with an ocean view, and it was not outdated like some people write here. The room was large with twin beds, an armchair, cabinet, desk and chairs. Free wifi a plus when we stayed for 1 week. Bathroom was a bit small, but it was functional. The balcony is small, not sure... More

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Porto Alegre, RS
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

The whole hotel looks and smells worn out, despite being not that old. Stayed in one corner room. Good space, good bed. The bathroom was rather small, specially the shower booth - it is really uncomfortable to take a shower, even for a regular size person. Maybe central-front rooms are better. I will never know. It's a good location if... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

I stayed here for 10 nights and need the internet for business. I had at best 1/2 of one megabyte in my room, I called and complained and they said the manager Marcelo would call me back. Nothing, not one call for 7 days with 3 different requests to speak to him. I complained again and still nothing. Marcelo and... More

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Kyoto, Japan
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Spent eight days at this hotel. The problem is that very few people at the front desk speak English. But those who do are quite friendly. The elevators are tiny and a bit slow and the lobby is small but the rooms are big, especially the one where I stayed which had two beds and a large desk. Wifi is... More

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Switzerland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We chose Barra da Tijuca to stay away from the crowded Copacabana and Ipanema area. The hotel is located in a residential "condominio" alongside the Avenida das Americas. It is a safe place with check points and security patrols in the night and it is very calm. The hotel is roughly 1 kilometer linear distance from the beach. However, there... More

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Gran Canaria, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

Unfortunately this building has got a sign that says Hotel. Yes the have medium size rooms I arrived and after waiting for a while i recieved my room... that was not cleaned and 2 of the hotelpersonnel was sitting on my bed watching TV... Reseption was rude No proper restaurant Far away from the beach And really far away from... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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69 reviews 69 reviews
25 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

This hotel in located in the Barra section of Rio, in the middle of a condominium complex. The front desk staff are not particularly helpful, the food in the dining room for dinner is mediocre at best , the breakfasts are below the traditional fullsome Brazilian breakfast and the bedroom is again, average. Be careful in the shower: there are... More

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RedeBourbon, Gerente geral at Bourbon Barra Premium Residence, responded to this review

Dear Mr., We have known your comments for the inconvenience occurred during your stay with us. We would like to kindly ask you to accept our sincerely apologies. Let us reassure you that we have immediately taken all the necessary measures in compliance to the areas responsibles in order to solve such inconveniences and to avoid this to happen again.... More

Francais a Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013 via mobile

The hotel is hard to find if you come by car (no indication). It is located in one of the most secure part of the city but far from all the main city points of interest and beach. Service is correct but sometimes a little slow. The room is simple but clean with a small balcony. The bathroom is ridiculously... More

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Also Known As:
Bourbon Barra Premium Residence Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Address: Rua Malibu, 1355 - Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22793-295, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#31 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Bourbon Barra Premium Residence 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Bourbon Rio de Janeiro Residence is located in a residential condominiums area in Barra da Tijuca neighborhood. Its quiet and tree-lined streets provide a pleasant sensation of well-being. The hotel is next to Rio Centro Convention Center, as well as to Rio Design and Barra Shopping malls and the Jacarepaguá car racing circuit. It offers easy access to Tom Jobim International Airport and Santos Dumont Airport through the Yellow Line thoroughfare. ... more   less 
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