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Windsor Palace Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Domingos Ferreira, 06 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22050010, Brazil (Copacabana)
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Ranked #32 of 216 Hotels in Rio de Janeiro
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: Good location, only two blocks away from Copacabana beach, and near to many restaurants and bus stop/ metro station. Confortable rooms, good quality, modern furniture. The breakfast is included and has very good options. Nice staff members willing to help you find touristic activities. Rooms with balcony for those who wants to smoke. Cons: The pool area is very... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Now I say 'pleasantly surprised' because I had heard lots about Rio hotels claiming 4 star but failing to deliver ... this was not the case with this hotel from my perspective. That said, this hotel cost me more than anywhere else in Sth America- I wanted the view and I sure paid to get it!!! Was it worth it... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the Windsor palace back in Sept following a business trip elsewhere in Brazil. The room was clean and a good size with comfortable bed although I was a little daunted by the fact the patio doors onto the balcony didn't seen to lock! Being a couple of floors up meant it was safe but I just needed... More 

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GabrielaMoreira, Gerente geral at Windsor Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SK2302, Thanks for posting your comments regarding Windsor Palace Hotel. I also would like to thank you for your compliments of our rooms. They all were just refurbished. There're still some issues to be finished, such as the balcony door locks, the facade, reception and restaurant renovations. Hope to be your choice again on your next visit to Rio... More 

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I had a very nice stay in this very comfortable hotel. The front of desk staff were very pleasant and helpful. They offered me advice on where to go and how to get there. They kindly offered to purchase stamps and post some postcards for me, as one morning I was in a rush to meet up on a walking... More 

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GabrielaMoreira, Gerente geral at Windsor Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Patrick C, Thanks for posting your comments regarding your stay at Windsor Palace Hotel. I'm really pleased to know you have aproved the structure and, specially, our services. We're always trying our best to make the difference, and to us, the best way to show that is by treating our guests with empathy. Hope to be your choice again... More 

Ancaster, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is a fabulous smaller scale hotel. Its proximity to Copacabana Beach is fantastic. Hotel staff are multi lingual and very helpful. The doorman actually walked my husband and I right to the door of a restaurant that the hotel was recommending. There are a number of nearby very good restaurants, bars, convenience store. The buffet breakfast was completely satisfying... More 

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GabrielaMoreira, Gerente geral at Windsor Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear BHoskin, Thanks for posting your comments of Windsor Palace Hotel. It makes me really happy to know you have approved our services. More importante than anything to us is the treatment we give to our guests. We might not have that much space but we try to provide a little bit of everything. So, once again, thanks for all... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

It is a good hotel for the budget conscious traveller. It has all the basic requirements and helpful staff. Ask for a quiet room high above, as facing the road and being lower down can be a problem I think. The view from the terrace is lovely and can be quite relaxing in the evening? Being so close to the... More 

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GabrielaMoreira, Gerente geral at Windsor Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear singalong100, Thanks for posting your comments of Windsor Palace Hotel. On behalf of our staff, I would like to thank you also for your compliments regarding our services, such as breakfast and helpfull staff. Our receptionists constantly trade information with other concierges and would be pleased to help you with a lot of options for lunch and dinner. Although... More 

Doncaster, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
40 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Nice hotel well situated at one end of copacabana beach (fete) .good rooms we had a view over looking copacabana beach. Excellent breakfast with pretty much everything you could require with staff constantly filling and tidying the serve areas. The tables were kept free of used crockery with staff clearing and refilling coffee etc. Very clean hotel . The reception... More 

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GabrielaMoreira, Gerente geral at Windsor Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear mikeswallow01, Thanks for taking part of your time to post your comments of Windsor Palace Hotel. Although I belive you were reffering to Windsor Leme. They're the only Windsor Hotel by the beach who's extending the top floor. Still, thanks for your compliments. I'll make sure they get to the Reception Manager. It's Always a pleasure to hear from... More 

Kent, England.
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Great location for all Rio - 1 road back from the strip with sensible price to match - good local bars nearby - higher rooms better with sea view of the beach (just) - staff courteous and helpful with trips and transport. Small pool on the roof- I would recommend the more budget conscious traveller stay here on a B... More 

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GabrielaMoreira, Gerente geral at Windsor Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear jonathan550, Thanks for posting your comments regarding Windsor Palace Hotel. We're pleased to know you have approved our services and structure. Hope to be your choise again on your next visit to Rio de Janeiro. Best Regards, Gabriela Moreira General Manager More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The Windsor Palace hotel was a let down on our last trip to Rio. I’d like to give this a 3 out of 5 stars because most of the amenities met our expectations (not exceeded), but the staff was terrible. The best part about the hotel is the location, which offers convenient access to Copa Cabana beach and the surrounding... More 

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GabrielaMoreira, Gerente geral at Windsor Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear micahb21, Thanks for posting your comments regarding your stay at Windsor Palace Hotel. Indeed our location is of a great value. We're close to the beach, bars, restaurants, metro and bus station, and at the same time, in a residential street that most of time is quiet. As for our service, I would like to apologise for the inconvenience... More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights at this great hotel. The hotel is located only one block from Copacabana beach and the commercial street of Nosstra Senora. Rooms are comfortable and clean, great bathroom. Breakfast offers a variety of delicatesen, and typical buffet food in the elegant restaurant on the ground floor. Swimming pool and gym are on the top floor... More 

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GabrielaMoreira, Gerente geral at Windsor Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear lula2210, First of all, thanks for posting your comments of Windsor Palace Hotel. And, on behalf of all our staff, thank you for all your compliments. It's a tremendous pleasure to hear that our guests have not only enjoyed their stay, but would also come back to experience it again. Thank you again! Looking forward to have you as... More 

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Address: Rua Domingos Ferreira, 06 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22050010, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Windsor Palace Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
Hotel Windsor Palace
Windsor Palace Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Hotel Style:
#21 On the Beach Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#24 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#25 Family Hotel in Rio de Janeiro

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