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Grand Bittar Hotel

Setor Hoteleiro Sul, Quadra 5 Bloco A, Brasilia, Federal District 70315-000, Brazil
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Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
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90 reviews
63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Grand Bitter is undoubtedly a good hotel to stay in Brasília; its rooms are spacious and beds comfy, staff is very nice, and the restaurant is excellent and not overpriced as far as this city goes. My only regret is that rooms get too much noise from the wide lane avenue nearby from early morning onwards. At some point all... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

I don't know how the star rating agency work but this is not a 5 star hotel. To my standards that would be a 4 star max, the hotel looks outdated, the breakfast is poor to my taste and the reception in ineffective. I must am say the beds are really good and comfortable but that is about it.

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Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Allegedly 5-star hotel in north hotel sector of Brasilia. Several staff at times abrupt, inexplicably pretentious, unhelpful. Unprofessional service, charged our credit card for our stay without our knowledge/authorisation. Room appointed to 3 star standard at best, but comfortable and clean enough. Triple room is actually double with added bed, so cramped. Substantial noise from street at night even with... More 

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
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38 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I stayed one night at the Grand Bittar Hotel. There are many hotel options in Brasilia, very few of them would I call good or interesting. Brasilia just does not seem to demand that level of hotel, unlike Sao Paulo or Rio de Janeiro. The Grand Bittar is perfectly fine, with the rooms clearly decorated with a Brazilian sensibility. The... More 

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Greater Cincinnati
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13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This hotel was actually exactly what I expected it to be given the late booking for the World Cup game in Brasilia. Location was great for the game, but this was about the only amenity worth the stay. The safe was not functional, the shower had two used bars of soap in them (hadn't been cleaned), the workout room and... More 

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Washington DC
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42 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Went to Brazilia for a WC game, hotel district is within walking distance to stadium so we were happy with that. Government offices, Cathedral, Museum and other are also at close proximity. Hotel needs renovation, but it worked out well. Rooms are large and clean. I overpaid because of WC. Nice breakfast.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I reserved for 11 nights using Booking.com, which clearly stated that the reservation could be cancelled (for a small penalty) if necessary. When I needed to check out early after staying only two nights I learned that the hotel had already charged my credit card for the full 11 nights. Staff promised that a refund would be processed within a... More 

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Leicester, England
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

I've just checked out of this hotel and as a non-Portuguese speaker it isn't great. Some staff spoke good English at reception but you can't order room service, complain, or get help with the elevators if you don't speak Portuguese. I was on the 13th floor- the room was okay but outdated, the air con was pretty much non existent,... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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57 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

To be fair: it is not a bad hotel, especially considering the bad experiences I had with hotels in Brasilia in the past. But when one pays the price of a 5-stars hotel, one expects 5-stars quality. Grand Bittar would have been an excellent 3-stars hotel, but is a below-average 5-stars one. Location is not a differential in Brasilia, since... More 

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Orland, California
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9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

It was a modern hotel with excellently but simply designed furniture in the room. The coffee was the worst I have had in my entire trip to Brazil. It tasted burnt and no matter what I did to it, it would not improve. The people serving the coffee should taste it so they will find out had bad it is,... More 

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