Great location and staff. There was a strong mildew smell, possibly due to proximity of the ocean. Very humid in room despite air conditioner Wall paper tearing off the wall, room need to be remodeled.
Beautiful hotel, with great view of the beach, friendly staff, nice location. I really had a nice time in this hotel. There are two pools...one on the 4th floor and a heated one on the 39th floor overlooking Copacobana beach with a full bar and breathtaking views. I used the physical fitness facilities which were quite modern. The staff was very helpful. The hotel changed money easily and with a good rate. I would return.
Traveller from Monmouth Cty, NJ
HOTEL IN SOFT OPPENING UNTIL 20 FEBRUARY 2011. The hotel is located at the front road of Copacabana beach and is surrounded …More
Splendid location, superb staff, great food. The check in is very efficient and friendly. The executive floor facilities are fantastic. The staff speak most of the top languages in addition to the native Portuguese: English, French, and Spanish.... What can I say?
This hotel main feature is location, location. Can't get any closer to beautiful Copacabana Beach. Included breakfasts were fine with many selections. Lobby and rooms updated to look modern but issues with infrastructure needs attention. Elevator here, toilet there, electronic door keys and little things like that need to be next on list for upgrades. This hotel definitely passes the grade and should be considered if in the price range you are looking for.
This famous beach is also the widest beach in Rio. Throngs of bikini- and Speedo-clad locals and tourists take in the sun, as well as a round of beach soccer and volleyball. Copacabana Beach is a popular venue for concerts and a spectacular New Year’s Eve celebration where partiers wear white for good luck. The glitzy shops and cafés along Avenida Atlântica provide a welcome respite from the heat.
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