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Windsor Guanabara Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Av. Presidente Vargas, 392 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20071, Brazil (Centro)
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Ranked #40 of 210 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Was due to stay 1 night but ended up staying for 6 due to work complications. Room was large and comfortable with good size bathroom, housekeeping was very thorough and usually at the same time each day. Lunch and dinner was buffet style with a good selection, I must admit that by the time I left I had tried most... More

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Atlanta, GA
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188 reviews 188 reviews
51 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel is nice, clean and great hot shower. Room was spacious and bed comfortable. Front desk was accommodating. Luciano and David were terrific help as bellman and also with getting around town. Small pool on top floor with nice views. Good spot for evening drink. Breakfast was good and coffee service excellent. Lots of choices. I cannot say the same... More

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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125 reviews 125 reviews
48 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is very good, with excelent staff and helpfull, Mr Gilson at front desk is very professional and give the support. About the wifi, is little slow, the rooms are spacious, clean and with good furniture. The pool is not big as we can imagine with the photo. The relation quality/price is good. Unluckely is not near from copacabana... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok hotel, small and cold pool, small yellow-orange rooms, fast internet, but poor coverage in the room, pretty noisy, bad neighborhood, nice staff, boring buffet dinner.... Order your meal at the rooftop pool. All in all an average hotel, fast internet (when you get a signal). If you are on business and just looking for a place to stay this... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stay there for a few weeks!! Pros: - Great Service stuff who speaks good English and very helpful - Clean beds and fairly decent room sizes - Nearby to business district Cons: - Limited selection for food (but maybe that's just me cause I stay there for so long) - Not a great location as it can be fairly dangerous... More

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Soenderborg Municipality, Denmark
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The hotel has a good standard for Rio de Janeiro. Stable wifi and a nice buffet for breakfast and lunch. I had nice steak dinner and all in all it was a comfortable stay. I was only here for a single night, but because I had stayed here previously check in was swift even though the reception was busy.

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53 reviews 53 reviews
41 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Walking into the reception on arrival was like walking into a busy complaints counter at a department store - long queues of people and lots of hustle and bustle. When I made it to the counter the staff seemed flustered and disinterested. The hotel itself has seen better days (probably the 1970s) and although it appeared cosmetically clean, one couldn't... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My first room was so noisy that, even though it was noon, with all common daytime noises, I realized I'd have a hard time trying to sleep. My second room had a pronounced smoke stink from previous smoking guests - I believe! Not only that: the drywall in the bathroom was peeling off and the shower door was broken open... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

My flight was early the next morning, I was after an excellent hotel. I definitely got that here. The staff were incredibly polite, and whilst not many spoke English, they tried and had a member of the front desk to help me. The hotel is safe, secure and so comfortable. I was alone, but had no concerns here walking down... More

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Weston, Florida
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65 reviews 65 reviews
46 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Centric business hotel in Rio, services are great, breakfast buffets, contrary to buffets in other places, are excellent... My favorite is the sweets section. Despite being right in a big traffic intersection I could barely hear street noise from my street facing room in the 9th floor...windows are sturdy and thick. Internet access is included at no extra fee and... More

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Address: Av. Presidente Vargas, 392 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20071, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Centro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Windsor Guanabara Hotel 3.5*
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