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Prodigy Santos Dumont

3.5-star3.5 stars
Av. Almirante Silvio de Noronha, 365, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20021-010, Brazil

Hotel with outdoor pool, connected to the airport, near Museum of Modern Art
  • Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi
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From 1,819 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

WiFi
Good internet service
Food
Delicious food
Pool
Great pool
Value
Value for money could be better

Prodigy Santos Dumont

from A$133
  • Standard Double Room
  • Superior Double Room
  • Superior Double Room, Ocean View
  • Executive Room, Ocean View
  • Standard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Superior Twin Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Standard Double or Twin Room, Accessible

What’s around Prodigy Santos Dumont

Landmarks

  • In Centro
  • Museum of Modern Art - 11 min walk
  • National Library (Biblioteca Nacional) - 17 min walk
  • Flamengo Beach - 24 min walk
  • Arcos da Lapa - 25 min walk
  • Catedral de Sao Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro - 27 min walk
  • Museum of Tomorrow - 39 min walk
  • Guanabara Bay - 1 min walk

Getting around

  • Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont) - 3 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.) - 19 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Central Station - 14 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station - 18 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Sao Cristovao Station - 19 min drive
  • Cinelandia Station - 17 min walk
  • Carioca Station - 21 min walk
  • Gloria Station - 24 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 290 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID *

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • Self parking (limited) *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside bar
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Swim-up bar
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • One meeting room
  • Conference centre
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
Facilities
  • Year Built – 2015
  • Lift
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
Accessibility
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Prodigy Santos Dumont’s small print

Also known as

  • Prodigy Hotel Santos Dumont Airport
  • Prodigy Santos Dumont Rio de Janeiro
  • Prodigy Santos Dumont Hotel Rio de Janeiro
  • Prodigy Hotel
  • Prodigy Santos Dumont Airport
  • Prodigy Hotel Santos Dumont Airport Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
  • Prodigy Santos Dumont Hotel
  • Prodigy Santos Dumont Rio de Janeiro
  • Prodigy Santos Dumont Hotel

Policies

Parents or a legal guardian traveling with children under 18 years must present the child's birth certificate and an identity card with photo (passport, for example) at the check-in. For international travels from Brazil, if just one of the parents is traveling with the child, she/he must present – in addition to the child's certificate of birth and identity card with photo – a letter authorizing the trip signed by the other parent with a notarial certification of signature. In case the parents or the legal guardian, as applicable, cannot or are unwilling to give this authorization, a judicial authorization is required. People who intend to travel to Brazil with children must consult with the Brazilian consulate before traveling for more information.

  • Pool access available from 8 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Optional extras

    Self parking costs BRL 65 per day

    Parking is available nearby and costs BRL 65 per day

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    Recent reviews

    Very good 8.2 From 458 reviews

    Good 6.0
    Lovely view, but front desk/check-in badly trained
    When I arrived for check-in, two people were currently being served in front of me. Both clearly had some sort of issue as I had to wait for over 20 minutes before I could check in. Fair enough, these things happen, but the front desk team did not greet me, nor apologise for the wait. A long queue subsequently formed behind me and nobody else was acknowledged. To make matters worse, there were two other members of reception staff who were walking in and out of the back office laughing and joking, as a long queue of guests grew more and more exasperated. When I was finally served, there was no greeting nor apology. The lady just took my passport and and barely looked at me. I don't blame the staff themselves, as its clear they have received insufficient training. It's a simple fix for the management, ensure that their staff know to greet people and apologise for long delays. A friendly smile and a hello goes a long way in the hospitality industry. When I went to checkout the next morning, the exact same situation with the queue and disgruntled guests was taking place. Outside of the service, the rooms are fine and the view from the restaurant is spectacular. If the hotel didn't have its airport location and view, I would not recommend it.
    Peter, gb1 night business trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    regular visitor to Prodigy
    wonderful hotel close to Santos dumont airport which has a free shuttle to GIG Airport hotel close to tram system that links to metro system in Rio so easier to get around for a hotel so close to an airport it is extremely quiet hotel breakfast spot on wifi decent cable tv ok staff very friendly & those who speak english are very helpful
    Gary, gb3 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    returning customer to a lovely hotel very close to Santos Dumont airport free transfer between GIG & Santos Dumont airports rooms a bit small but ever so modern & very clean good wifi decent cable tv close to tram service that links to the metro so getting about Rio could not be no easier will return
    Gary, gb2 night trip
    Good 6.0
    Not business center.
    The hotel is conveniently located next to the SDU AIRPORT and the mall. I booked this hotel in need of a business center. Upon check in, I was shocked to find out there is NOT a business center, even though is listed as one of their amenities on site. The shower only had cold water, I waited a long time for the hot water to came up to my room but nothing. I had no choice to take a cold water and ending up catching a cold. Not happy.
    Gustavo, us2 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Amazing Hotel Experience in Rio De Janeiro
    I was visiting Rio De Janeiro on a 2 day business (June 17-18, 2019). My stay at Prodigy Santos Dumont was amazing. The hotel location is perfect, food is great and cost is quite reasonable. The staff are very friendly and always ready to assist with reasonable requests such as borrowing electrical plug adapter, late checkout and access to wifi after checkout.
    Ahmed, caBusiness trip

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