Prime Barra

Avenida Gastão Senges, 395Rio de Janeiro22631-280Brazil
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About Prime Barra

Prime Barra is a modern high-rise hotel boasting magnificent views of the ocean and Pedra da Gávea. Shopping at Barra Garden is just a ten-minute walk away.

The well-appointed superior and luxury rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with useful amenities like minibars, flat-screen TVs and in-room safes. Upgraded rooms add a balcony with a small table and chairs.

A range of first-class facilities and services means guests can enjoy their time on site. Two outdoor pools, an illuminated tennis court, a sauna, and gym provide ample opportunity for relaxation. A business centre includes free high-speed Internet.

On-site, Giotto Restaurant serves a complimentary buffet breakfast each morning. Lunch at the restaurant is self-service and dinner is served until late. Drinks are available in the lobby bar or on the hotel's sun terrace.

A relaxed game of golf at the upscale Itanhangá Golf Club is about a 15-minute drive from Prime Barra, whilst a drive to Lagoa da Tijuca takes approximately ten minutes.


Avenida Gastão Senges, 395, Rio de Janeiro, 22631-280, Brazil
Telephone: +55(11)55471166 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • 24-hour room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Bell service
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness center / Spa

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television

Wellness / Spa

  • Sauna


  • Accessible parking

For children

  • Child / Baby crib
  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Suitable location

Visitors like the fact that the hotel's location offers easy access to a variety of great restaurants, take-away's and even a bakery and pizza place. Guests also mention that it's easy to get to the beach by making use of the fast, free and reliable ferry transportation offered by the hotel.

Comfortable rooms

The comfortable rooms are highly appreciated by visitors. They are pleased with the amount of interior space and love that they can get a good night's sleep on the comfy mattresses. They also mention the large amount of useful amenities available to them in the rooms.

Negative Reviews

Breakfast can improve

The breakfast buffet is a little disappointing according to visitors. They don't think there are enough options to choose from in the morning, and the quality is considered doubtful. Even the coffee doesn't get any rave reviews.

No friends here

The staff are not described as the friendliest bunch. Guests say it seems like they are too busy to stop and enjoy a chat, or even to answer the phone.

Room service not effective

Those who want to make use of the hotel's room service are a little surprised when they do not always get what they order. Whether it's tea without sugar or food that's not warm anymore, guests are not satisfied with the effort that the staff go to.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 180 reviews across the web
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7.6 out of 10 based on 180 reviews