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Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel

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Avenida Atlantica 1500, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021, Brazil
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in lovely room overlooking the beach .The view every day and night was stunning and I would highly recommend this hotel as a place to stay in Rio. It has a beautiful pool bar area on the top floor with 180 degree views of the beach etc. Staff very friendly and helpful

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we stayed here for a week and overall were happy. The room we had upgraded to a corner deluxe room and this was lovely though the bathroom was rather small. The location was excellent, the beach area great. The rooftop area was lovely with beautiful views over the beach, across to Sugar loaf and Christ the Redeemer - really superb.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

it was first visit to Rio and we stayed at Portobay for 3 nights. we had a great experience. the rooms we clean and very comfortable. The staff was very helpful too. we could not speak Portuguese, but the staff helped us arranging our tours, speaking with airport authorities for our work and were overall really helpful. right from our... More 

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Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

stayed here three nights. Arrived at 7 am and the manager, Sascha, greeted us warmly and allowed us to check in early. He gave us many good recommendations for eating and sightseeing. All of the staff was friendly. The breakfast is absolutely outstanding with a vast variety of hot and cold foods. They came around with freshly baked Natals, which... More 

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georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Porto Bay is directly across the street from Copacabana Beach. It is within easy walking distance of many restaurants and shops. We arrived at 10 a.m. They let us check in even though stated check in time is 2:00. The elevators are slow but our room was spacious and very clean. The rooftop pool is very small but the views... More 

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PortobayRI, Gerente de recepção at Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your comments in relation to your stay at Porto Bay Rio International Hotel. The most important for the staff and management is your satisfaction. We are really glad to hear that you could have the early check in, and thank you for your comments and suggestions. We hope to have the opportunity to... More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel looks nice, but the fact that hotel staff allowed a construction work at 7:30am in a room just above the room we stayed, made our stay horrible and we couldn't sleep. Although we complained twice about the noise with staff members, they did not stop. This show little consideration with guests and we were deeply disappointed.

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Emeryville, California
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I opted to try an affordable hotel which wasn't a member of a big chain and yet had a prime location along Copacabana Beach, so we came across Porto Bay! And I don't regret it. The rooms are on the small side, although they are actively being renovated (hence the loud banging during day-light hours). The pool... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are just about to leave this fabulous hotel after staying 10 glorious nights here😀, the staff were very friendly and welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. They are a credit to the hotel. Our room was a amazing, we had booked a deluxe with sea view and upon arrival we were upgraded to a deluxe suite on the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hotel with new rooms. The employee are friendly. Very good breakfast with a beautiful view on the ocean. Bar and swimming pool on the roof. New fitness room with a wonderful view. Well situated. At the reception they speak English. Portuguese, French, Spanish and German

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PortobayRI, Gerente de recepção at Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for choosing Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel as your accomodation in Rio. We are so delighted to read all your comments about our staff, breakfast and location. Thank you for your choice to use our services, and in order to achieve this aim, it is always important to know your opinion on... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi everyone, Quick evaluation of this hotel based on my recent stay... [Early check in] My flight landed early morning and I showed up few hours before check in time. Staff was very accommodating. They did spoke in Portuguese for a while prior to informing me that a room was available. [5 stars] [Room # 1] Assigned during early check-in,... More 

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PortobayRI, Gerente de recepção at Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you sharing your comments concerning your recent stay at Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel and we really appreciate your very generous compliments. All criticisms are taken constructively, as they are a valuable path to helps us get our services better.We read carefully all the issues you pointed out and we assure you that we will take the... More 

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