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Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort

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Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort is an exclusive and recently renovated 5-star oceanfront resort sitting on trendy Leblon Beach, in Rio's South Zone. Guests of our hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil enjoy a complete leisure area including 2 pools, a tennis court and tasty gastronomic options. They can also play golf in Gávea Golf Club, use the well-equipped gym or relax on the newly-launched Shine Spa. For sightseeing, the iconic Christ the Redeemer is 10 km away. On the 26th floor, guests will also find L'Etoile, a French cuisine restaurant with panoramic sea views. The luxurious renovated rooms at Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort are spacious, with modern décor and contemporary furnishings. All have air conditioning and a private balcony with stunning beach views. Leblon Beach is 1 km away and Tijuca Forest National Park is 3.4 km away. Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort is 16 km from Santos Dumont Airport. An airport shuttle service can be arranged.
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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Great View
Mountain View
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Location
Full view
Contact
Avenida Niemeyer, 121, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22450-220 Brazil
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Santos Dumont Airport8 mi
Internacional Airport12 mi
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The Sheraton Grand Hotel is a traditional facility in Rio de Janeiro located on the Leblon beach. The hotel is huge and relatively impersonal. On a positive note, as an SPG Platinum member, I had access to the Club Lounge and breakfast was served at L’Etoile on the 26th floor
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We were aboard a Regent Cruise ship that offered us a 3-day post-cruise stay in Rio. We arrived at the hotel around 11:00, hoping to get an early check-in. Since I am Platinum with the SPG/Marriott hotel group I tried to get an earlier check-in as is usually afforded those at
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Response from YaraSuzart, Guest Relations Manager at Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort
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Dear Mr. PattiG242, First of all, I would like to thank you for your honest and valuable review regarding your recent stay in our hotel. We get really disappointed when something like this happens to our guests, in particular a SPG Platinum member like you. Guests like you makes us the largest loyalty program in the world. We understand that the service that you have received during your stay did not meet your expectations, and for this, I sincerely apologize. In order to take the proper actions to improve our service, I kindly ask you more information about where we can be better. I stay available to receive your comments as your best availability, please feel free to contact me at yara.suzart@sheraton.com Please, do not hesitate to contact me through my e-mail at any time. I hope I can in day, restore your trust in our services. It will be a pleasure to have you with us once again. Sincerely, Yara Suzart Guest Relations
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This resort is so breathtaking. Simply beautiful. Facilities are great and enjoyable. Breakfast was really enjoyable. Very helpful staff. Has a private beach and the pool is so lovely. Views are beautiful. My children were booked in a family room. This was a spacious and very
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I absolutely loved staying here. The location is great - just past Ipenema Beach, with a private beach of its own and great views of the city and ocean. Very easy to get into town, just a short cab drive. Room was great with plenty of space and balcony. Service and food were
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Sheraton grand is indeed a grand hotel! Great rooms, beds, breakfast, beach views, pool... only downside is that with circa 500 rooms is super busy everywhere, all the time! Even at 8.30 pm in the eve there are quite a few people in the pool stil... If you do end up at the grand
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One of several weather stripping pieces coming looses from glass doors to balcony.
Electrical "cover" loose and coming lose.
Mold inside corner of shower.
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I few years ago there were a lot of people selling tickets outside the sambadromo when I went there. For a very cheap price. But off course that is no guarantee. It all depends which day you wanna go. Friday and saturday are usually easier to get tickets. Sunday is the biggest parade with the most famous samba schools.
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Is there any nightly entertainment at the hotel?
We did not see any nightly entertainment, but we went out. I have heard that there is entertainment at the pool, but I am not sure if it is there every night. Your best bet is going to be to check with the concierge before booking.
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Is breakfast Buffet included with reservation?
The breakfast was included for us because we stayed on the Club Level upper floors and paid for the upgrade. They have two wonderful buffet style restaurants with cook to order omelets and eggs. One is on the ground floor and the other on the top floor. What a view from there. They also include and evening reception of snack foods and drinks nightly. The Club Level rooms, breakfast, and reception are worth the extra $20.00 U.S. nightly.
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How far is this hotel from GIG airport??
30 minute cab ride depending on Traffic
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Got my visa in less than 1 hour at the NYC consulate. Read on line for the requirements, if you have everything it's quick. Visa is good for 3 months.
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"Noise from the beach is very loud and continual (although probably expected due to the location)."
"Ocean view room"
"Ask for high floor with pool view"
"All rooms you can hear the waves: The saying was "do you also have the sea in your room!" Old windows which do not close tightly."
"best view, very good breakfast, nice room"
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PRICE RANGE
$115 - $389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
sheraton rio hotel rio de janeirosheraton rio hotel and resortsheraton rio de janeirorio de janeiro sheraton
LOCATION
BrazilState of Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroZona Sul (South Zone)Leblon
NUMBER OF ROOMS
538
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