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Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed here during the Olympics - staff went out of there way to help us with anything and everything - rooms were clean and very good - pool was amazing - ATM at hotel which was awesome - was safe during the day to walk down to Ipanema and down the boulevard - taxi about R$10 to get back... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This full service hotel is located at the end of Leblon beach. It is my 6th visit over 2 years as we were using it as a base for the New Zealand supporters during the Olympics. Rio can be hard work as a city with transport congestion and a general lack of English speaking people for those that don't speak... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a corner suite, and club floor access. Extremely happy. Ordered car service to/from the airport - and booked excursions through the tour operator onsite / via the concierge. Convenient. Good restaurant choices, if you want to eat on the site. Club level is really nice (happy hours), as is the dinner at the restaurant (on the club level).... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is not far from the end of Ipanema beach in a quiet locale, with its own private beach (very valuable because the other beaches are very busy). Our room was probably a little dated but we had a nice view straight down Ipanema beach. The room itself had everything we needed and was functional, but probably not over... More 

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Manahawkin, New Jersey, USA
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75 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed here for one night right after the Olympics. The hotel is very modern and beautiful. The pool area is fantastic and the views from my balcony were amazing. My room was very quiet and had all the expected amenities- coffee, mini bar, iron, full size hairdryer, etc. The hotel staff is very friendly and helpful. They gave us... More 

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Manhattan Beach, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wildly underrated and understated on the Sheraton/SPG websites, this resort in Leblon is the only luxury hotel literally ON the beach (with no street between it and the sand). Secluded, with a feeling of exclusivity, it's a quick stroll down the hill to Ipanema, and is extremely well-maintained and safe. All staff speak good-to-excellent English, and are eager to assist... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am an airline pilot with a major carrier. We our company pays for us to stay at several nice hotels around the world. I tend to rate them as ones I would be happy to pay to stay in and those I would not. The Sheraton Rio is a hotel I would be happy to pay to vacation in.

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New York City, New York
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After the bad experience at Sheraton Barra, I was a little skeptical about this place. But i was proved so wrong. This place is amazing. Check was so smooth, was acknowledged for SPG status and upgraded to room at the front of the hotel. Rooms were clean and well maintained. The breakfast and lounge on the top floor are top... More 

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Isabel S, Quality Manager at Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Suddu85, Thank you so much for this lovely and helpful review! It was an honor to welcome you here after your experience at the Sheraton Barra. It´s great to know we were able to change your first thoughts about our hotel and our properties in Rio. We truly appreciate your nice words about your experience and we are looking... More 

Irvine, Scotland, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well what I can say! Came here with work and had an amazing 2 night stay - it was unforgettable! First of all the scenery surrounding the hotel is beautiful, the views of the beach are amazing especially at sunset and sunrise and just to have the ocean breeze blowing on you was great. The hotel itself is beautiful inside,... More 

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Isabel S, Quality Manager at Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Teri-Louise M, Thank you so much for this amazing review! We are extremely happy with your feedback and to know that we helped you experiencing unforgettable moments in the marvelous city! Please let us know when your plans include our hotel and again. We will be more than honored to welcome you back and take care of every detail... More 

Ahwatukee, Arizona, United States
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55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With 272 hotels in Rio, the traveler has no shortage of options. For this traveler, however, I always stay at the Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort, which is in a great location between Barra da Tijuca and Ipanema Beach. It is a little secluded from the hustle & bustle of the beach area, although it has some excellent views... More 

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Isabel S, Quality Manager at Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Robert V, Thank you for your review and for having our hotel as preferred destination in Rio. Also, we highly appreciate your loyalty as a frequent Starwood traveler. We are happy to have your words and opinion about our staff and facilities, especially your feedback about our Sheraton Club. It is great to know that our Club services helped... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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Restaurante Casarao
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This exclusive and recently renovated 5-star oceanfront resort sits on trendy Leblon Beach, in Rio's South Zone. Guests at Sheraton Grand Rio can 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. In the pool area, Sheraton Grand Rio offers Casarão Steakhouse, which serves grilled recipes and a delightful buffet. Guests can also enjoy Bene Restaurant, which serves Italian food and Dry Martini Bar by Javier de Las Muelas, the latest, modern and innovative bar. The Casa da Cachaça, at the pool area, offers sophisticated snacks, specialty caipirinhas and classic cocktails. 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 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 Rio is 16 km from Santos Dumont Airport. An airport shuttle service can be arranged. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort

Address: Avenida Niemeyer, 121, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22450-220, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro
Price Range: $225 - $510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 538
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Also Known As:
Sheraton Rio Hotel Rio De Janeiro
Sheraton Rio Hotel And Resort
Sheraton Rio De Janeiro
Rio De Janeiro Sheraton
Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#7 Spa Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#7 Romantic Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#15 Luxury Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#19 Family Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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