Residence Inn Barra da Tijuca
Why We Love This Hotel
- All-suite property adjacent to Olympic Park
- Free breakfast, Wi-Fi and grocery delivery
- Suites include kitchens and sofa beds
- Features an outdoor pool, fitness center and bistro restaurant
Geared toward business travelers, the all-suite Residence Inn Barra da Tijuca is less than 10 minutes by car from the Riocentro Exhibition and Convention Center. The new hotel was built to accommodate spectators for the 2016 Summer Olympics and is adjacent to the Olympic Park, still a popular landmark for visitors.
Guests have the choice of studios or one-bedroom suites, and all offer views of the Jacarepagua Lagoon and Olympic venues. All accommodations have fully equipped kitchens, living areas with sofa beds and spacious work desks. Suites feature separate bedrooms with king beds, and all stays include free Wi-Fi. Those in town for extended stays can take advantage of the property’s complimentary grocery delivery, making dining en suite even easier.
Each morning, guests are welcome to start their day with a complimentary breakfast buffet served in the hotel’s bistro. The restaurant also serves lunch and dinner. The hotel has a large outdoor pool surrounded by lounge chairs and umbrellas with views of the surrounding mountains. There's also a fitness center with free weights and cardiovascular equipment.