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Reviewed 15 March 2013

Make no mistake about it - this is a love hotel, and some couples rent by the hour. However, for travelers this is a pretty good deal. Rio hotels are expensive, and this one is relatively well kept in a descent location. If for some reason you're not staying in Ipanema or Copacabana, this will provide a good base. It's...

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Reviewed 20 January 2013

First of all: Motels in Brazil literally means "sex hotels", where they charge for 4-hours period. Sheik still is one of these motels, but they offer rooms for travelers up to 2 people. Sheik has been my choice for stays in Rio, a city with very very expensive hotels. You can have normal full-day stays and the rates worth compared...

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Reviewed 18 January 2013 via mobile

It rents rooms by 4 hour session, it's like a brothel. Mattress and pillows made of rubber, mirror on ceiling, sex pictures in common areas, porn on the tv, hookers coming and going through reception, really bad food, left after a few hours. Walls paper tin.

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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 used to serve as a residence for governors of Brazil, can be found here. Pedra do Sal, a Monday night street party, is also in this neighbourhood. This landmark is the birthplace of samba and is famous for its “roda de sambas” (“dance circles”). Stop in for one and get closer to discovering where Brazilian happiness comes from.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Minibar
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Address: Avenida Gomes Freire 55, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20231-012, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Centro
Price Range: €41 - €100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 43
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