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

 Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Health club

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Windsor Guanabara is a 4-star hotel offering a functional accommodation not far from Guanabara Palace, Museum of the Republic and Baía de Guanabara. Since 1957, it has been hosting guests in the commercial center of Rio de Janeiro.

The property is set 5 minutes' walk away from National Fine Arts Museum, Candelária Church and National Library . The venue is 4 km away from the city center.

This hotel is placed in Rio de Janeiro Centre district, known for a museum, a monastery and a church.

Offering easy access to restaurants and cafés, the hotel is a 5-minute walk from Uruguaiana underground station and 100 meters away from Rua Visconde de Inhauma próximo ao número 6 bus stop. It takes about 5 minutes to get to Santos Dumont airport by car.

Rooms

Windsor Guanabara Hotel is a traditional 23-story building that offers 531 rooms featuring an in-room safe, cable TV, free Wi-Fi, a private balcony and a minibar. Guests can enjoy a wonderful view over the bay. Bathrooms are fitted with a shower, a spa bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The sophisticated restaurant offers special meals. Restaurante O Navegador and L'Atelier du Cuisinier are situated in a commercial area, about 50 meters from the venue.

Services

Corporate travelers can use a meeting room, a business center and a photocopier available on site.

Relax

A health club, a Jacuzzi and a sauna are offered for relaxation. There are fitness classes and a gym provided at Windsor Guanabara Hotel.

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:   531.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Sun terrace

Room view

  • City view
  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Media

  • 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

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
    3.1 km
Airports
  • 2.0 km
  • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
    12.5 km
Train Stations
  • Estação D Pedro II Central Station
    1.3 km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
Underground stations
  • Uruguaiana
    300 m
  • Presidente Vargas
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Confeitaria Colombo
    460 m
  • Restaurante O Navegador (cuisine: International)
    50 m
Beaches
  • Itacoatiara beach
    1.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    23
  • Number of rooms:
    531

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Size: 23 m²
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    Size: 18 m²
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      Size: 25 m²
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        Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed or 2 Single beds
        Size: 28 m²
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          Bed type: 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed or Double bed
          Size: 23 m²
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            Size: 23 m²
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              Luxury Double Room
              Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
              Size: 25 m²
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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
                  3.1 km
                Airports
                • 2.0 km
                • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
                  12.5 km
                Train Stations
                • Estação D Pedro II Central Station
                  1.3 km
                • Train Stations
                  100 m
                Underground stations
                • Uruguaiana
                  300 m
                • Presidente Vargas
                  700 m
                • Bus stop
                  100 m
                Restaurants
                • Confeitaria Colombo
                  460 m
                • Restaurante O Navegador (cuisine: International)
                  50 m
                Beaches
                • Itacoatiara beach
                  1.4 km
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Number of floors:
                  23
                • Number of rooms:
                  531

                Hotel Awards

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                Windsor Guanabara Location

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • Largo da Carioca - 600 m

                Popular areas

                • Praça Mauá - 500 m

                Places of interest

                • Igreja da Candelaria - 200 m
                • Saint Benedict's Monastery - 300 m
                • Palácio Tiradentes - 300 m
                • Saint Benedict's Monastery - 300 m
                • Confeitaria Colombo - 600 m

                Convention centers

                • Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - 300 m
                • Tiradentes Square - 700 m

                Shopping areas

                • Casa França-Brasil - 400 m
                • Navy Cultural Space - 500 m
                • Paço Imperial - 500 m
                • Saara Rio - 600 m

                Monuments and Landmarks

                • Candelária Church - 100 m
                • Confeitaria Colombo - 600 m

                Museums

                • Rio Museum of Art - 400 m
                • Museum of Tomorrow - 600 m
                • Submarino Museu Riachuelo - 600 m
                • Museu Histórico Nacional - 900 m

                Universities, Institutes

                • Banco do Brasil Cultural Center - 300 m

                Business areas

                • Saara Rio - 600 m

                Underground stations

                • Uruguaiana - 200 m
                • Presidente Vargas - 600 m
                • Carioca - 700 m

                Public parking

                • Banco do Brasil Cultural Center - 300 m
                • Light Cultural Center - 400 m
                • Correios Cultural Center - 500 m

                Local attractions

                • Ilha Fiscal - 1.5 km
                  Baia de Guanabara, Rio de Janeiro
                • Santa Teresa - 1.7 km
                  Rua Riachuelo 201 Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
                • Chacara do Ceu Museum - 1.9 km
                  Rua Murtinho Nobre, 93, Rio de Janeiro
                • Lapa Arches - 1.6 km
                  Largo Da Lapa Square, Rio de Janeiro
                • Backstage of Unidos da Tijuca Carnival - 1.8 km
                  Rua Rivadavia Correa 60, Gamboa -, Rio de Janeiro

                Near the hotel

                • Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria - 190 m
                  Praca Pio X, Rio de Janeiro
                • Casa Franca-Brasil - 380 m
                  Rua Visconde de Itaborai, 78, Rio de Janeiro
                • Igreja de Sao Francisco de Paula - 480 m
                  Largo de Sao Francisco, Rio de Janeiro
                • Real Gabinete Portugues da Leitura - 580 m
                  Rua Luis de Camoes, 30, Rio de Janeiro
                • Tiradentes Palace - 270 m
                  Rua Primeiro de Marco, s/n, Rio de Janeiro
                • Correios Cultural Centre - 380 m
                  Rua Visconde de Itaborai, 20, Rio de Janeiro
                • Museu de Arte do Rio - 500 m
                  Praca Maua, Rio de Janeiro

                Restaurants nearby

                • Confeitaria Colombo - 460 m

                  Phone: 021/2232-2300

                  85% likes this, based on 903 reviews

                • Fim de Tarde - 50 m

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

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

                • L'Atelier du Cuisinier - 80 m

                  Address: Rua Teofilo Otoni, 97
                  Phone: 552131790024

                  93% likes this, based on 9 reviews
                  Cuisine: French
                  Price Range: GBP 17 - GBP 36

                • Restaurante O Navegador - 50 m

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

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

                • Delirio Tropical - 80 m

                  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:
                  531

                Hotel Awards

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                Windsor Guanabara Reviews

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

                Average guest rating

                7.6out of 10
                Fabulous
                Based on 167 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Location
                6.0
                Rooms
                6.0
                Service
                7.0
                Value
                4.0

                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
                  3.1 km
                Airports
                • 2.0 km
                • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
                  12.5 km
                Train Stations
                • Estação D Pedro II Central Station
                  1.3 km
                • Train Stations
                  100 m
                Underground stations
                • Uruguaiana
                  300 m
                • Presidente Vargas
                  700 m
                • Bus stop
                  100 m
                Restaurants
                • Confeitaria Colombo
                  460 m
                • Restaurante O Navegador (cuisine: International)
                  50 m
                Beaches
                • Itacoatiara beach
                  1.4 km
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Number of floors:
                  23
                • Number of rooms:
                  531

                Hotel Awards

                BrazilianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRio de JaneiroWindsor Guanabara

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

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