Dufry’s largest store in the world is located in the arrivals section of Terminal 3. With an area of 33,820 square feet [3,142 square m], the store always offers good deals: Godiva chocolate and Paco Rabanne fragrance with discount. In Terminal 2, there is a store dedicated to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
Popular in Florida, Red Lobster and Margaritaville, a bar which specializes in cocktails, have opened their first affiliates in Brazil at GRU. Meanwhile, the only location of Olive Garden in the country features the chef’s suggestions every day, based on the freshest ingredients. All three are in Terminal 3.
“The LATAM VIP Lounge has Chilean wine, croissant, Xbox video games and is the only ones with beds”, says Felipe Menezes, continuous improvement analyst at LATAM
A good opportunity to buy an iPhone spending less money. In the restricted departures area of Terminal 3, at the Apple Shop you can find products at lower prices than the official stores in the country.
Forgot your phone charger? Your shirt has a small tear? At the end of the passageway that provides access to Terminal 3, an area few people are familiar with, you can find a sewing and supplies shop, a store selling accessories for cell phones and a beauty parlor.
Tryp by Windham is the only hotel located in the restricted area of an international terminal in Latin America. Its 80 rooms are equipped with cable TV, air conditioning, wi-fi and bath amenities. The restaurant is 24 hours and the meals are included in the rates for the booked period.
Fast Sleep is the right place for you to stretch your legs, take a shower and a nap. There are two locations: in the domestic wing, on the ground floor in Terminal 2, and in the international wing, on the second floor in Terminal 2.
There are several express massage kiosks. Try one, like the Hand n’ Feet, in order to feel more relaxed.
If you need to check emails, reply to messages and update your social media accounts, the airport offers for 1 hour free wi-fi access.
Photos: Shutterstock, courtesy of Dufry, Tryp by Windham and Fast Sleep