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Windsor Excelsior Hotel

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains

Overview of Windsor Excelsior Hotel

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Windsor Excelsior Hotel

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Avenida Atlantica 1800, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 22021-001

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCarlos Drummond de Andrade Statue3 min drive
  • Popular LocationCopacabana Beach5 min drive
  • Popular LocationSugarloaf Cable Car10 min drive
  • AirportRio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.)44 min drive

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About this area

Rio de Janeiro

Located on the boardwalk, Windsor Excelsior Hotel is in Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana neighbourhood. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Copacabana Beach and Ipanema Beach, while Copacabana Fort and Museum of Tomorrow are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Sambodrome or Maracana Stadium. With parasailing and surfing/boogie boarding nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Carlos Drummond de Andrade Statue - 3 min drive
  • Girl from Ipanema Park - 5 min drive
  • Copacabana Beach - 5 min drive
  • Sugarloaf Cable Car - 10 min drive
  • Copacabana Fort - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Cardeal Arcoverde Station - 6 min walk
  • Rio de Janeiro Central Station - 9 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro International Airport (GIG) - 44 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cipriani - 2 min walk
  • Pergula - 2 min walk
  • Restaurante Mee - 3 min walk
  • Alfaia Restaurante - 3 min walk
  • Gelato Mio - 3 min walk

About this property

Windsor Excelsior Hotel

Delightful beach hotel with a sauna
Guests of this beach hotel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a fitness centre and a sauna. All 233 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also find room service and hairdryers.
Windsor Excelsior Hotel offers 233 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower, bidets, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:00 AM–10:30 AM: BRL 60-75 for adults and BRL 60-75 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Free beach cabanas
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between BRL 60 and BRL 75 for adults, and BRL 60 and BRL 75 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Parents or a legal guardian travelling with children under 18 years must present the child's birth certificate and an identity card with photo (for example, a passport) at check-in. For international travels to Brazil, if only one of the parents is travelling with the child, she/he must present – in addition to the child's certificate of birth and identity card with photo – a letter authorising the trip signed by the other parent with a notarial certification of signature. In the event that the parents or the legal guardian, as applicable, cannot or are unwilling to give this authorisation, a judicial authorisation is required. People who intend to travel to Brazil with children must consult with the Brazilian consulate before travelling for more information.
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Excelsior Windsor
Hotel Windsor Excelsior
Windsor Excelsior
Windsor Excelsior Hotel
Windsor Excelsior Hotel Rio de Janeiro
Windsor Excelsior Rio de Janeiro
Windsor Excelsior Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Windsor Excelsior Hotel Hotel
Windsor Excelsior Hotel Rio de Janeiro
Windsor Excelsior Hotel Hotel Rio de Janeiro

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 502 out of 980 reviews
5 - Excellent 51%
Rating 4 - Good. 357 out of 980 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 84 out of 980 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 21 out of 980 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 16 out of 980 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We got there July 1. 2021 to July 9 , I had a free upgrade that was not granted, but after I talk with Rafael at the front dest he make everything happen, I take my hats off to Rafael he tell you where to go for site seeing an make the stay at the hotel Comfortable , when he not there you can tell the difference at the front desk,
Stayed 7 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean , neat , classy , great service
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Eu recomendo esse hotel por todos os motivos: localidade e excelente, atendimento e nota mil. Adorei e recomendo para Minha família e amigos. Não tem erro. Super recomendado!
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 4 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021