Grande Sao Francisco

 3 stars
Rua Visconde De Inhauma, 95, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 20091-000  show mapSave
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4.2
out of 5
Exceptional
Based on  37 reviews
Bookshops and a good wine store, great Location, the hotel is clean and...
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Overview

The hotel Grande Sao Francisco provides good lodging in Rio de Janeiro. Since 1950, it has been a prominent hotel in the center of Rio de Janeiro.

Rooms

The 205 guest rooms are spread over 18 floors.

Relax

The hotel’s fitness center has a gym, fitness classes.

Number of floors   18.  Number of rooms   207.

Location

hotel Grande Sao Francisco Rio de Janeiro location

Set in Centro district of Rio de Janeiro, just 20 minutes from Cidade do Samba, Backstage of Unidos da Tijuca Carnival and Santa Teresa. Within easy reach of Museu de Arte do Rio, Tiradentes Palace and Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria .

Getting around.

This hotel is just 100m away from the Rua Visconde de Inhauma próximo ao número 6 bus stop and within a 5-minute walk from Uruguaiana underground station. A short drive from Santos Dumont airport.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 2.9km
  • Airport: Santos Dumont - 2.2km, Galeгo–antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport - 11.9km
  • Train Station: Estação Central do Brasil - 1.3km, Estação Praça da Bandeira - 3.4km
  • Underground station: Uruguaiana - 300 m, Presidente Vargas - 600 m
  • Bus stop - 100 m

Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Car rental
  • Elevator
  • Concierge desk
  • Multilingual staff
Services
  • Laundry
Dining facilities
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Business facilities
  • High speed internet access
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Conference facilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Fitness center
Room facilities
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Cable TV
  • 24-hour room service
  • TV
  • Mini bar
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

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from 1400 hours

Check-Out

until 1200 hours

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        Grande Sao Francisco LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        Attractions for Tourists
        • Candelária Church
          100 m
        • Largo da Carioca
          700 m
        • SAARA
          1.0km
        Popular areas
        • Praça Mauá
          400 m
        • Cinelândia Square
          1.2km
        General
        • Saint Benedict's Monastery
          200 m
        • Igreja da Candelaria
          200 m
        • Palácio Tiradentes
          400 m
        • Confeitaria Colombo
          700 m
        • Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro
          1.1km
        • Santa Teresa Tram
          1.2km
        • Santa Teresa neighbourhood
          1.3km
        • Arcos da Lapa - Carioca Acqueduct
          1.4km
        Convention Centers
        Shopping Areas
        • Saara Rio
          700 m
        Amusement
        • Estrela da Lapa
          1.4km
        Museums
        Universities, Institutes
        • Banco do Brasil Cultural Center
          400 m
        • National Library
          1.2km
        Theaters
        • Municipal Theatre
          1.3km
        Underground Railway Stations
        • Uruguaiana
          300 m
        • Presidente Vargas
          600 m
        • Carioca
          800 m
        • Cinelândia
          1.2km
        • Central
          1.3km

        Local Attractions

        • Rio Rock & Blues Club
          1.5km
          Rua do Riachuelo, 20, Rio de Janeiro
        • Ilha Fiscal
          1.5km
          Baia de Guanabara, Rio de Janeiro
        • Lapa Arches (Arcos da Lapa)
          1.7km
          Largo Da Lapa Square, Rio de Janeiro
        • Santa Teresa Tram
          1.7km
          Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
        • Backstage of Unidos da Tijuca Carnival
          1.8km
          Rua Rivadavia Correa 60, Gamboa -, Rio de Janeiro

        Near the hotel

        • Beco das Sardinhas
          150 m
          Rua Miguel Couto 139, Rio de Janeiro
        • Church of Our Lady of the Candelaria (Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Candelaria)
          250 m
          Praca Pio X, Rio de Janeiro
        • Tiradentes Palace
          290 m
          Rua Primeiro de Marco, s/n, Rio de Janeiro
        • CC Banco do Brasil / Rio - I Theater
          350 m
          Rua Primeiro de Marco, 66 - terreo, Rio de Janeiro
        • Museu de Arte do Rio (MAR)
          390 m
          Praca Maua, Rio de Janeiro
        • Casa Franca-Brasil
          390 m
          Rua Visconde de Itaborai, 78, Rio de Janeiro
        • Correios Cultural Centre
          430 m
          Rua Visconde de Itaborai, 20, Rio de Janeiro

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Confeitaria Colombo

          75% likes this, based on 886 reviews

          580 m

          Phone: 021/2232-2300

        • Delirio Tropical

          70% likes this, based on 27 reviews

          60 m
          Rua Theophilo Otoni, 87
        • Joao de Barro

          96% likes this, based on 15 reviews

          60 m

          Phone: +55 21 2233 2733

        • L'Atelier du Cuisinier

          86% likes this, based on 21 reviews
          Food: French
          Price Range: USD 24 - USD 48

          70 m
          Rua Teofilo Otoni, 97

          Phone: 552131790024

        • Restaurante O Navegador

          53% likes this, based on 12 reviews
          Food: International

          110 m
          Av. Rio Branco 180/60 andar

          Phone: (55)(21) 2262-6037

        Grande Sao Francisco Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Grande Sao Francisco

        Average guest rating

        4.2
        out of 5
        Exceptional
        Based on 37 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Rooms
        4.1
        Location
        4.6
        Service
        4.3
        Value
        4.1

        Individual guest reviews

        • Great location for carnival, excellent hotel and we booked a best rate through Booked. The staff were nice and the night manager's English was amazingly good. Bath was huge and comfortable.

          Smoky rooms.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.3
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            5
        • Bookshops and a good wine store, great Location, the hotel is clean and modern. The service is very friendly, rooms are cleaned efficiently and its a nice drink served real real cold.

          Poor quality and the beds were rock hard and uncomfortable.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.0
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            3
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            3
        • Near good stores and restaurants, brilliant location, the Hotel was clean and friendly staffed. The rate was excellent and we stayed a total of 4 nights, the lobby was very comfortable. Service was just ok and the room was quiet too.

          The area is very modern and a little boring.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.1
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            3
          • Value
            5
        • The subway is really clean and very safe, the rooftop pool has a very nice view, good hotel in the best part of Copacabana. The staff is very friendly, the concierge are brilliant as are the blokes on the door and the rooms are just like flat. Free wireless is available and coffee is amazing.

          This city has a bad reputation and the towels are old too.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.3
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            3
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
        • Needed a hotel handy for gloria and room service was excellent and very reasonably priced.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Value
            4
        • Great hotel and location, just the room was really hot.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            3.5
          • Rooms
            3
          • Value
            4
        • Great option in Leblon, giant king sized bed in a spacious room and another good restaurant.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Value
            4
        • Very comfortable hotel good location and the staff were very helpful and the rooms nice and clean.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            5.0
          • Rooms
            5
          • Value
            5
        • Good hotel in rio, also free internet and drinks and espresso being served by nice bar staff. Next to great restaurants.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            3.0
          • Rooms
            3
          • Value
            3
        • Good cheap rio hotel, nice rooms and one block from the great restaurant Carlota's.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            3.8
          • Rooms
            4
          • Value
            4
        • Awesome location and good value. Great staff and clean quiet rooms. Near many other restaurants, fresh fruit.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            5.0
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
        • Convenient to all of the area attractions and great value. Nice staff and good rooms. The best breakfast ever.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.6
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
        • Marvelous location, perfect stay and helpful staff. Hot water 24 hours and very good breakfast. Delicious tropical fruits, a great choice for the business traveller to rio.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            5.0
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
        • The cocktail bar on the roof is wonderful and provides excellent views of Copacabana, stay in Ipanema its a far better part of town.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            3.5
          • Location
            5
          • Value
            2
        • Great location, decent hotel and friendly Staff. Big room and bathroom, nice breakfast, loads of fresh fruit. Massage, small pool and fitness available.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.5
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            4
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