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Transamerica Prime Barra

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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Aug 16, 2017
“Not a nice experience ”
6 days ago
“Terrible”
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I stayed a couple of times in this hotel some 8 or 9 years ago. It was not great then and time was not kind to it. Long wait for check-in, not because of a long queue or few attendants. Bad management, it seems. Old,...More

Thank Fabio M
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Shower is not hot at all. Breakfast is horrible with few options of low quality. Staff is rude. Not what you would expect for the price tag. Location is ok but if you can, choose somewhere else. Barra has better options.More

Thank CristovamPeres
Response from Transamérica G, Gerente at Transamerica Prime BarraResponded August 28, 2017

Dear Sr., Thanks for staying with us and registering your impressions. We are sorry we did not provide you with a pleasant stay. Let us look at the critical points mentioned and guide the responsible staff for improvements. We hope to have the opportunity to...More

Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Restaurant service is definitely the worst there. Breakfast has a lot of items, but not that good quality, the whole bread is no 100% whole, cheese aren't brand new, there is no sandwich toaster. I have bought a wine bottle in the supermarket to drink...More

Thank Felipe D
Response from Transamérica G, Gerente at Transamerica Prime BarraResponded February 16, 2017

Dear Mr Felipe, Thank you for your comment and it is clarified that it is not a hotel / restaurant the procedure to charge for loan of some utensils like the bottle opener. We will reorient the restaurant staff about the quality of service that...More

Reviewed February 1, 2017

This hotel is partelly owned by private owners (appartments) and part is hotel. The staff on the reception are pure, they dont know what they are doing, not helpful, not smile. They are absolutelly chaotic, changing reservation and room numbers by them self. Not professional!More

Thank Filip D
Response from Transamérica G, Gerente at Transamerica Prime BarraResponded February 6, 2017

Dear Mr. Filip, We thank you for your comment and would like to have better matched your stay with us, as well as to understand what you really disliked, as we do not usually receive complaints regarding the quality of our service. We will always...More

Reviewed December 29, 2016

Stayed there for the Olympics. All was great until I got short-changed at the restaurant. In the UK the customer is right but here the staff gathered and all took the side of the cashier. It was quite an upsetting moment but I caved in...More

Thank margotjerry
Response from Transamérica G, Gerente at Transamerica Prime BarraResponded December 30, 2016

Dear Mrs., We were very happy for receiving you, for the comment and the praise. It was a pleasure to provide you a pleasant stay and we emphasize that your feedback is very important to us. We forwarded to the responsible personnel the remarks regarding...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
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#52 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$57 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#52 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hello Cilstom, we have special rooms. Please contact our reservations department to check the availability for the desired period and make your reservation. The service can be done by phone: Sao Paulo (55 11) 5547 1166 Other... More
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