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Hotel Sao Francisco

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  • Average21%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I stayed there for a few days. The food was average. The wifi was bad both at 6th and 10th floor. The rooms were ok. One of the rooms didn't have a chair for the desk. The personnel were great! Very nice and polite. The...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Service was excellent! Roberto at the front desk speaks English and he was very willing to help us with getting around Rio. Some of the other staff also spoke English. One gentleman actually ran out into the street in the rain to hail us a...More

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Response from Manager H, Gerente de recepção at Hotel Sao FranciscoResponded 26 March 2017

Dear Mr. Jules, Thank you very much for your evaluation. Your compliments are the best incentive we could have to keep up the excellence of our services. It will be a pleasure to inform Roberto about your comments. Be sure that the General Manager will...More

Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Overnight in Rio for business. I would not say it is bad, but definitely can find better for the same price. Rooms are a bit outdated (10 years or so maybe). AC unit needs maintanance. Shower head was rusty. Mini bar only has sodas, local...More

Thank Sorin J
Response from Manager H, Gerente de recepção at Hotel Sao FranciscoResponded 9 April 2017

Dear Mr. Sorin J, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Hotel São Francisco. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations, regarding the maintanance, housekeeping and restaurant staff, situation you encountered, so please allow...More

Reviewed 12 January 2017

This hotel is located in the older part of town. Check-in, check-out was very efficient, with lovely friendly staff. Their standard of English far surpassed my limited Portuguese! Our room was pleasant, with a small bathroom (and somewhat erratic hot water!) but there was a...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

I have stayed in this hotel many times and it is an excellent all round Hotel for business or pleasure it is close enough to walk to many places and an easy taxi ride or bus journey to other main attractions

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Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room Service
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Dry Cleaning
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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#40 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Hotel Style
#40 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Centro
Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
...More
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"I have stayed in many rooms and they have all been good quality"
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"Higher floors have better views & can be quieter"
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"Go for the rooms over 10th floor. They are very quiet."
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"There are no picturesque views. So choose a room at the back for less street noise."
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