This luxurious hotel directly on the waterfront at Barra da Tijuca beach offers fantastic ocean views, outstanding leisure options and high end service. The Sheraton Barra Hotel in Rio de Janeiro is located in the safe and modern area of Barra, only a few kilometers from the city center. The hotel also offers a free shuttle bus to the famous Barra shopping mall six kilometers away. The hotel has very large, elegantly furnished rooms with generous bathrooms, all with balconies and scenic views over the beach, satellite TV and wireless internet access. The Terral restaurant serves excellent Mediterranean and Thai fusion cuisine and the two swimming pools and Jacuzzis are set in landscaped gardens. The hotel also has a gym, sauna and squash courts.