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Merlin Copacabana Hotel

3.5 of 5 Av. Princesa Isabel, N0 392 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22011010, Brazil
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Campinas, SP
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75 reviews 75 reviews
18 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is pretty nice for South America, but average for US standards. The people at the front desk were VERY helpful. The hotel is a walking distance away from Copacabana. Although on one extreme side of Copacabana. It's not a friendly walk to get to Ipanema, which is a must. A few hotels I've stayed at that are actually... More 

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Jax, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend this hotel to anyone. Great location to the beach and affordable without sacrificing comfort and luxury. Pedro speaks English, too. He will have others help you when he is not there. Love it. Highly recommend it.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location, comfortable beds and big rooms (for price). I stayed at 4th floor facing avenue - no problem with loudness. Restaurant could be better. They should open day/night bar. They don't have rooms for smokers................ :-(

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Kiryat-Ono
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Stayed there with a group on an organized tour for 4 nights. Walking distance to Copacabana beach, a night market and some nice restaurants. The elevators' service is slow. Basic but clean and comfortable.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

The hotel is really horrible. Don't get fooled by the lobby (small but decent). My room was rely ugly, with furniture from the 70's more of a highway motel rather than a hotel. Unfortunatly the price does not reflect this. They are charging for a 5 star hotel I would not recommend it to my worst enemy. Avoid it.

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Szczecin, Poland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

spacy rooms. they speak english. good internet, relatively good restaurant, piano bar not directly at front of Copacabana but near, Leme area what is more quiet green hills beside, On same street - night clubs short walk to the beach

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Dublin
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This hotel is in a great location, 5 minutes walk to Copacabana beach, a beautiful beach. As with any city you need to be cautious, obvious show of wealth to be avoided, the tunnel beside the hotel leads to a shopping centre, walking through the tunnel is not recommended unless the police car is sitting there at the entrance to... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Tucked a few blocks back from the beach, the hotel provides all the comforts needed for a good break. All staff encountered were helpful and easy to deal with. Rooms were adequate but, lacking in the number of power outlets. The buffet meals were above average.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I went during the 2014 FIFA World Cup with my family, and whilst we didn't encounter any real problems during our stay, we felt that the quality of the rooms were simply not up to scratch and the bathroom was below average. Also, it was disappointing that not one staff member could speak any reasonable English, so we had to... More 

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Bodø
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We were sent to Merlin as the hotel we initially picked (Acapulco Copacabana) was overbooked. The hotel is very dated, room is spacious, but the decor and furniture are old. We had a good night sleep. Bathroom seemed to be recently renovated. The main thing we didn't like was the food. Poor choice of hot dishes and everything was just... More 

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Address: Av. Princesa Isabel, N0 392 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22011010, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Leme
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Merlin Copacabana Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
Hotel Merlin Copacabana
Merlin Copacabana Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Hotel Style:
#25 Romantic Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#32 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#38 Family Hotel in Rio de Janeiro

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