Windsor Guanabara Hotel - Rio de Janeiro

Av Presidente Vargas 392, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22071000  show map
 4 stars
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Windsor Guanabara Hotel - Rio de Janeiro

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Health club

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

Overview

Windsor Guanabara Hotel is a 23-story hotel in the commercial district at a close proximity to Backstage of Unidos da Tijuca Carnival, Museus Castro Maya and Ilha Fiscal offering functional rooms with a wonderful view of the White River and Guanabara Bay. The fascinating building was renovated in 2001 and now combines traditional architecture with modern technology.

The hotel is strategically located close to Uruguaiana subway station. The center of Rio de Janeiro is 4km away from the venue.

Windsor Guanabara Hotel is set close to theaters, churches and museums as well as Igreja de Sao Francisco de Paula, Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria (Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Candelaria) and Teatro Municipal.

Windsor Guanabara Hotel lies within 5 minutes’ drive to Santos Dumont airport.

Rooms

This property has 545 guestrooms including Special Single Room, Executive Superior Single Room and Superior Family Single Room appointed with Wi-Fi, satellite TV, individual climate control, a laptop-size safe and a private balcony. A hairdryer, a make-up mirror and complimentary toiletries can be found in all bathrooms.

Eat

Guests will enjoy special dishes of Brazilian cuisine in the modern on-site restaurant.

Services

The property offers an overhead projector and internet access for business needs.

Relax

A sauna, a spa center and a Jacuzzi are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   23.  Number of rooms:   545.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • City view
  • Bay view
  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • HBO available
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Windsor Guanabara Hotel - Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro location
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Hotel Address:

Av Presidente Vargas 392, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22071000

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City Center
  • Rio de Janeiro
    1.9 mi
Airports
  • 1.2 mi
  • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
    7.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Estação Central do Brasil
    4600 ft
  • Estação Praça da Bandeira
    2.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Uruguaiana
    1000 ft
  • Presidente Vargas
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Confeitaria Colombo
    1600 ft
  • Restaurante O Navegador (cuisine: International)
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Itacoatiara beach
    4500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    23
  • Number of rooms:
    545

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Rooms and availability

Superior Family Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed
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Windsor Guanabara Hotel Executive Superior Double Room
Executive Superior Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or Twin beds or 1 Single bed
Size: 325 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
    Size: 220 sq. feet
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    • Private bathroom
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    Dbl, Standard Room

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      Leisure Triple Room
      Bed type: Triple
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      Bed type: Double Bed or Twin beds
      Size: 270 sq. feet
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          Deluxe Double Room
          Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
          Size: 325 sq. feet
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          Deluxe Room

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            Deluxe Triple Room
            Bed type: Triple
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            Windsor Guanabara Hotel Executive Double Room
            Executive Double Room
            Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
            Size: 325 sq. feet
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            Executive Room

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              Executive Triple Room
              Bed type: Triple
              Size: 270 sq. feet
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              This triple room features air conditioning, minibar and soundproofing.

              Room facilities
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                Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
                Size: 270 sq. feet
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Windsor Guanabara Hotel - Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  Av Presidente Vargas 392, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22071000

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Rio de Janeiro
                    1.9 mi
                  Airports
                  • 1.2 mi
                  • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
                    7.8 mi
                  Train Stations
                  • Estação Central do Brasil
                    4600 ft
                  • Estação Praça da Bandeira
                    2.2 mi
                  Underground stations
                  • Uruguaiana
                    1000 ft
                  • Presidente Vargas
                    2300 ft
                  • Bus stop
                    400 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • Confeitaria Colombo
                    1600 ft
                  • Restaurante O Navegador (cuisine: International)
                    200 ft
                  Beaches
                  • Itacoatiara beach
                    4500 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Number of floors:
                    23
                  • Number of rooms:
                    545

                  Hotel Awards

                  BrazilianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRio de JaneiroWindsor Guanabara Hotel

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Luxury Hotels in Brazil

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                  Windsor Guanabara Hotel Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Candelária Church - 400 ft
                  • Largo da Carioca - 2000 ft
                  • SAARA - 3000 ft

                  Popular areas

                  • Praça Mauá - 1700 ft
                  • Cinelândia Square - 3700 ft

                  Places of interest

                  • Igreja da Candelaria - 700 ft
                  • Saint Benedict's Monastery - 1000 ft
                  • Palácio Tiradentes - 1000 ft
                  • Confeitaria Colombo - 2000 ft
                  • Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro - 3300 ft
                  • Santa Teresa Tram - 3700 ft
                  • Santa Teresa neighbourhood - 4000 ft

                  Convention centers

                  • Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - 1000 ft

                  Shopping areas

                  • Saara Rio - 2000 ft

                  Museums

                  • Paço Imperial - 1700 ft
                  • Submarino Museu Riachuelo - 2000 ft
                  • Museu Histórico Nacional - 3000 ft
                  • National Museum of Fine Arts - 3700 ft

                  Universities, Institutes

                  • Banco do Brasil Cultural Center - 1000 ft
                  • National Library - 3700 ft

                  Theaters

                  • Municipal Theatre - 4000 ft

                  Underground stations

                  • Uruguaiana - 700 ft
                  • Presidente Vargas - 2000 ft
                  • Carioca - 2300 ft
                  • Cinelândia - 3700 ft

                  Local Attractions

                  • Ilha Fiscal - 5100 ft
                    Baia de Guanabara, Rio de Janeiro
                  • Santa Teresa - 1.1 mi
                    Rua Riachuelo 201 Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
                  • Chacara do Ceu Museum - 1.2 mi
                    Rua Murtinho Nobre, 93, Rio de Janeiro
                  • Lapa Arches (Arcos da Lapa) - 1.0 mi
                    Largo Da Lapa Square, Rio de Janeiro
                  • Backstage of Unidos da Tijuca Carnival - 1.1 mi
                    Rua Rivadavia Correa 60, Gamboa -, Rio de Janeiro

                  Near the hotel

                  • Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria (Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Candelaria) - 600 ft
                    Praca Pio X, Rio de Janeiro
                  • Casa Franca-Brasil - 1200 ft
                    Rua Visconde de Itaborai, 78, Rio de Janeiro
                  • Igreja de Sao Francisco de Paula - 1700 ft
                    Largo de Sao Francisco, Rio de Janeiro
                  • Real Gabinete Portugues da Leitura - 2000 ft
                    Rua Luis de Camoes, 30, Rio de Janeiro
                  • Tiradentes Palace - 900 ft
                    Rua Primeiro de Marco, s/n, Rio de Janeiro
                  • Correios Cultural Centre - 1300 ft
                    Rua Visconde de Itaborai, 20, Rio de Janeiro
                  • Museu de Arte do Rio (MAR) - 1700 ft
                    Praca Maua, Rio de Janeiro

                  Restaurants Nearby

                  • Confeitaria Colombo - 1600 ft

                    Phone: 021/2232-2300

                    85% likes this, based on 903 reviews

                  • Fim de Tarde - 300 ft

                    Address: Rua Miguel Couto, 105 - Loja B
                    Phone: (21) 2516-2409

                    80% likes this, based on 17 reviews
                    Cuisine: Spanish

                  • L'Atelier du Cuisinier - 300 ft

                    Address: Rua Teofilo Otoni, 97
                    Phone: 552131790024

                    93% likes this, based on 9 reviews
                    Cuisine: French
                    Price Range: USD 23 - USD 47

                  • Restaurante O Navegador - 200 ft

                    Address: Av. Rio Branco 180/60 andar
                    Phone: (55)(21) 2262-6037

                    51% likes this, based on 28 reviews
                    Cuisine: International

                  • Delirio Tropical - 300 ft

                    Address: Rua Theophilo Otoni, 87

                    72% likes this, based on 29 reviews

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Number of floors:
                    23
                  • Number of rooms:
                    545

                  Hotel Awards

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                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Luxury Hotels in Brazil

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                  Windsor Guanabara Hotel Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Windsor Guanabara Hotel

                  Average guest rating

                  7.6out of 10
                  Excellent
                  Based on 167 reviews

                  Rating by category:

                  Location
                  6.0
                  Rooms
                  6.0
                  Service
                  7.0
                  Value
                  4.0

                  Individual guest reviews

                  • Couple
                    5.0

                    Nothing much. It was clean hotel, but not worth the price. Its centrally located to many places in Rio where you can catch a bus and go

                    Not worth the 200 dollar a night we spent

                  • Older travelers
                    7.4

                    Room was large, bed was huge. We only stayed for one night and the hotel was fine for that but more of a business hotel than a holiday hotel I think.

                    Bed was on the hard side.

                  • Single
                    6.2

                    I found a cockroach in the room, walking on my suitcase!

                  • Older travelers
                    6.2

                    It´s very closed to Santo Dumond´s Airport

                    I did´nt like the room. Small. The hotel is expensive e the service e the hotel doesn´t correspond the value (what I´ve paid for it) The corridor smells cigarette.

                  • Older travelers
                    5.8

                    Close to the International airport.

                    Overprized, certainly not 4*. Staff at reception and at breakfast not friendly at all at the least. A/c in the room not working, had to call twice before they send technician. Business center : the internet was slow, not working properly, printer out of order and very expensive, however they did not charge after my 2nd complaint. We booked an executive room which includes an jacuzzi but I am pretty sure we were given a standard, again after complaining they reduced the price a bit, this without asking as they insist only a deluxe has an jacuzzi. Worst hotel we had in Brazil, pousada's are far better in service and comfort. We booked it because it was the only one left.

                  • Single
                    5.0

                    When I made my reservation through Booked.net I get executive room - more spacious with jacuzzi. In fact executive room at this hotel is superior and no jacuzzi. But the did upgraded me foc. The staff is really helpful.

                    This hotel by europeanean standard is not a 4* hotel, I'll consider him as a 3*. The location is poor, downtown, but at time of my reservation this was best available,

                  • Family with children
                    9.6

                    The buffet!! It was outstanding!!

                    The room was very warm - it was difficult to cool down even though we were blasting the a/C.

                  • Couple
                    5.4

                    The hotel staff didnt speak much english and was not very helpful with any questions about tours or how to go around. Irons are not available in the hotel?!? Breakfast was ok but not really good.... All in. all I would have expected much more for this price and this kind of hotel...

                  • Couple
                    3.2

                    One of the young staff members was very helpful

                    Very over priced and the rest of the staff were not helpful. Poor quality.

                  • Older travelers
                    3.8

                    The room was fine and the view pretty good. Restaurant average. Maintenence staff (plumber, electrician, IT specialist) were responsive and tried hard.

                    The plumbing, television channels (lack of), lack of wireless connectivity in the bedroom and cables that worked only intermittantly, Only a couple of staff who spoke any English whatsoever. The area was busy on work days but like a ghost town with most shops and eating places shut on public holidays and weekends.

                  • Other
                    5.8

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Windsor Guanabara Hotel - Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  Av Presidente Vargas 392, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22071000

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Rio de Janeiro
                    1.9 mi
                  Airports
                  • 1.2 mi
                  • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
                    7.8 mi
                  Train Stations
                  • Estação Central do Brasil
                    4600 ft
                  • Estação Praça da Bandeira
                    2.2 mi
                  Underground stations
                  • Uruguaiana
                    1000 ft
                  • Presidente Vargas
                    2300 ft
                  • Bus stop
                    400 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • Confeitaria Colombo
                    1600 ft
                  • Restaurante O Navegador (cuisine: International)
                    200 ft
                  Beaches
                  • Itacoatiara beach
                    4500 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Number of floors:
                    23
                  • Number of rooms:
                    545

                  Hotel Awards

                  BrazilianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRio de JaneiroWindsor Guanabara Hotel

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Luxury Hotels in Brazil

                  Use Badge