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Reviewed 14 January 2015

I have been in other Bourbon hotels elsewhere but this place is something else. It uses a shuttle service that drives guests to a ferry dock which finally leaves us in front of the beach. If the hotel fails providing the ferry passports, you simply can't board the ferry. Of course they failed. Nonetheless, this ferry is scheduled to work...

1Thank Edubardella
RedeBourbon, Gerente geral at Bourbon Barra Premium Residence, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Edu, Your rating is extremely important for the execution of our job. Your comments help us evolve and improve our work. We are very sorry that the shuttle schedule to the beach did not meet your expectations, however, I would like to clarify that we’re located inside the Mundo Novo Condo, which is the shuttle service provider. As...

Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 15 May 2014

the receptionist didn't attend us very well. We traveled by bus and we were very tired, but the receptionist didn't give us any options to The room was large with king bed and big bathroom. the gym and spa is across the street (not in the hotel). In resume, I don't intend to return.

1Thank Cris_ramos
RedeBourbon, Gerente geral at Bourbon Barra Premium Residence, responded to this review
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Prezada Sra. Cris, Agradecemos a sua avaliação sobre o Bourbon Barra Premium. Gostaríamos de pontuar que o check-in é liberado...

Reviewed 19 March 2014

Barra da Tijuca is the place in Rio that grows the fastest. Not in terms of turisim - that is still Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon - but in terms of business. Unfortunetely it’s a neighborhood that lacks hotel offers in the area of increasing demand. With this in mind, Bourbon Hotel is a fair option in Barra da Tijuca. The...

Thank BrazilAca
RedeBourbon, Gerente geral at Bourbon Barra Premium Residence, responded to this review

Hello, BrazilAca. Know that it is a great pleasure to meet you. Appreciate the compliment by location, rooms clean and the infrastructure for business. On your next stay would recommend to ask for help to get our receptionists a taxi. Regards, Francisco Calvo, General Manager.

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 31 December 2013

Affordable for work or vacation (compared to other rio hotels). Walking distance to the mall. not walking distance to the beach but accessible by car/taxi. the building is a bit older and could use some upgrading. old carpet. no iron in room or the entire hotel. the gym is across the street (not in the hotel).

Thank NicMiller
Reviewed 28 December 2013

We had a room on the top floor, with an ocean view, and it was not outdated like some people write here. The room was large with twin beds, an armchair, cabinet, desk and chairs. Free wifi a plus when we stayed for 1 week. Bathroom was a bit small, but it was functional. The balcony is small, not sure...

Thank MnOslo
Porto Alegre, RS
Reviewed 14 November 2013

The whole hotel looks and smells worn out, despite being not that old. Stayed in one corner room. Good space, good bed. The bathroom was rather small, specially the shower booth - it is really uncomfortable to take a shower, even for a regular size person. Maybe central-front rooms are better. I will never know. It's a good location if...

Thank Parolo-E
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 16 September 2013

I stayed here for 10 nights and need the internet for business. I had at best 1/2 of one megabyte in my room, I called and complained and they said the manager Marcelo would call me back. Nothing, not one call for 7 days with 3 different requests to speak to him. I complained again and still nothing. Marcelo and...

Thank D B
Kyoto, Japan
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Spent eight days at this hotel. The problem is that very few people at the front desk speak English. But those who do are quite friendly. The elevators are tiny and a bit slow and the lobby is small but the rooms are big, especially the one where I stayed which had two beds and a large desk. Wifi is...

Thank Jobers
Reviewed 28 August 2013

We chose Barra da Tijuca to stay away from the crowded Copacabana and Ipanema area. The hotel is located in a residential "condominio" alongside the Avenida das Americas. It is a safe place with check points and security patrols in the night and it is very calm. The hotel is roughly 1 kilometer linear distance from the beach. However, there...

Thank bleichi
Gran Canaria, Spain
Reviewed 29 April 2013

Unfortunately this building has got a sign that says Hotel. Yes the have medium size rooms I arrived and after waiting for a while i recieved my room... that was not cleaned and 2 of the hotelpersonnel was sitting on my bed watching TV... Reseption was rude No proper restaurant Far away from the beach And really far away from...

Thank Johnny L

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bourbon Rio de Janeiro Residence is located in a residential condominiums area in Barra da Tijuca neighborhood. Its quiet and tree-lined streets provide a pleasant sensation of well-being. The hotel is next to Rio Centro Convention Center, as well as to Rio Design and Barra Shopping malls and the Jacarepaguá car racing circuit. It offers easy access to Tom Jobim International Airport and Santos Dumont Airport through the Yellow Line thoroughfare. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bourbon Barra Premium Residence

Address: Rua Malibu, 1355 - Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22793-295, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro
Price Range: $91 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bourbon Barra Premium Residence 3*
Number of rooms: 208
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#31 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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“Top floor was quiet and nice.”
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