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Diamond Hotel

Rua da Gloria, 46, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241180, Brazil (Centro)
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Ranked #67 of 210 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

When I booked this hotel I was expecting an average 3 stars hotel, however, this seems more like a 2 stars. When I stayed (March 2013) the hotel staff was very rude and unhelpful. This used to be a "motel", not those in the US but the ones people go to have romantic encounters. And it still remains as such...... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

I have stayed in this hotel on numerous occassions due to its handy access to the centre of Rio. There are always taxis available and buses and the metro are also close as is Santos Dumont airport. Rooms are clean and spacious and those at the front have a nice view. Only downside is the area at night- transvestite heaven.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013 via mobile

At night the are prostitutes outside the hotel door, the whole place is old and nasty. The two elevator are terrible slow and it's always crowded. The room was big indeed but with a unpleasant décor, the bathroom was nasty! It had mold everywhere, and the toilet was broken. My view was to a parking lot and the surroundings are... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

On arrival, the staff were very friendly, helpful, and understanding. The rooms are exactly like the pictures provided, basically what you see is what you get. The location prefect for tours, from the rooms facing the front of the building you can see sugar loaf mountain and also there is a war memorial at the front as well as a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

Comfortable and clean up great. Hotel was renovated from its former self. Staying above the 4th floor of preference. Dinner with little variety. Breakfast better and reasonable variety. Hotel well located 5 min from the airport and downtown Rio highest Rooms overlook the Guanabara Bay. I think maybe the attendants could receive more training in customer service and expedite their... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

Stayed here for 8 nights on business. Great location to get into the central area and Lapa and also down to Copacabana and Ipanema. 2 minutes from the Gloria metro station.Rooms are ok and comfortable but who goes to Rio to sit in a room. COmpared to most prices in Rio it was a bargain and not knowing the city... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

Chose the Diamond for the location in Gloria because we had stayed in Gloria for carnival and loved the area, its a great place to meet the real friendly people of Rio.Hotel is very modern 'Easy check in with staff who speak English .Free internet and wifi .Room had entrance room with table chairs mini bar at charge .Large bathroom... More

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Also Known As:
Diamond Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Address: Rua da Gloria, 46, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241180, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Centro
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#14 Best Value Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#37 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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