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South American Copacabana Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Francisco Sa, 90 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22080010, Brazil (Copacabana)
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Ranked #108 of 211 hotels in Rio de Janeiro
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I only stayed there for two nights and could only have breakfast one time. (I had to leave for the airport at 4 am on the last day) I can certainly say this hotel deserves 4 stars. The rooms are amazing, the lobby is welcoming, the rooftop pool real nice. Everything is clean, and the staff can help you... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's hard to get across the strangeness of this hotel. For me, it started when I checked in. After showing me around my room, the bellboy asked me if my breasts were silicone. I won't forget that anytime soon. The decor is 1970's masculine, with a lot of maroon. My room has a nice view of a favela with accompanying... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I got married in June, 2014. The last stop of my honey moon was in Rio de Janeiro, for the FIFA World Cup at Maracana stadium. I payed, for the tickets, 2000 $. Unfortunately, I was already on honeymoon when I received the tickets at home, in Italy. So, my mother shipped the tickets at my hotel in Rio. A... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The location of this hotel was it's only saving grace. We felt safe and had the beach as well as shops and restaurants within walking distance. The hotel itself was pretty average. I've never stayed in such a noisy place. Food was bad, breakfast ok and the shower was ridiculous. Will visit Rio again but not this hotel

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London, United Kingdom
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34 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Superb location, 5 minutes walk from Copacabana Beach, Ipanema Beach and General Osario metro station, which links to everywhere else. The hotel itself is nothing special really, serving a mixture of Brazilian and international tourists and people there to hang out on the beach by day and party by night . Rooms are plain and clean although down slightly threatening... More

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Dallas, Texas
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stayed here for two nights during the World Cup and due to that the price was very inflated. However, the hotel has a great location- 2 blocks from Copacabana and a 10 minute walk to Ipanema. It's in a neighborhood so it's very quiet (even with the energy of the World Cup!). The rooms themselves aren't anything special. They... More

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White Plains, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Hotel has a convenient location and is in short walking distance to copacabana and ipanema beaches and metro. Great internet service and a good included breakfast. No view of water and certainly not to the standard of the copacabana palace hotel, but nice rooms, cleAn and in walking distance to everything you want to see.

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This hotel is nice, standing in a good and safe location at the end of Copacabana, 10 minutes walk from Ipanema. The hotel´s amiable staff are great...you will never have to lift a finger! Room was decent and compact with sufficient amenities. Rooftop terrace with pool and sauna is good with panoramic views of the city. Will stay there again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

This hotel was in a pretty good location, close to shops and various beaches. The staff here speak English, which has been VERY helpful. Breakfast was also nice, plenty of fruit! Overall a good experience during worldcup season.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Easy walk to either Copacabana or Ipanema beaches - great for visiting the night markets on the beachfront. Rooms were spacious. Good buffet breakfast, helpful staff. Our room on one of the higher floors at the back of the hotel had quite a spectacular view of the flavella on the hillside.

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Address: Rua Francisco Sa, 90 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22080010, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — South American Copacabana Hotel 3*
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