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2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Republica Do Peru, No 305, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021, Brazil
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kabul
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A good place to stay if you are looking for the beach of Copa Cabana and a place to sleep at night. Pros: This hotel was clean and conveniently located. The rooms were very basic but fine. The staff were friendly and helpful. A light breakfast was included. Cons: Just a basic hotel with no amenities.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Apa was one of the cheaper hotels we looked at in Rio De Janeiro. The rooms are basic, but we still had a stocked mini bar and it was clean. It is 2 blocks from Copacabana Beach and there is lots of shopping close by. It is also easy access by bus to virtually everywhere in Rio. The staff are... More

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Los Angeles, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
16 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first priority for hotels has always been location, location, location. This is awesome! Safe location (turn right out of the lobby towards the beach) 2 blocks from the heart of Copacabana. We stayed here for World Cup Finals week and it was packed with futbol fanatics! Loved it! Especially the quaint breakfast area where you could shmooze with others... More

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Eskilstuna, Sweden
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Excellent location only 2 blocks away to Copacabana Beach. Very nice and helpfull staff. I asked for a recommendation to a nice restaurant and not only they recommend us one but they even took the time to take us there. Amazing service. They always gave us good tips for local transportation to move around the area and to visit Rio's... More

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Ireland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

The best thing about this hotel is its location in Cococabana, 3 blocks from the beach. The hotel is far from luxurious, but it's clean, with towels changed daily, with a fridge, TV and safe in each room. The breakfast is okay- tea, coffee, juice, 4 types of fresh fruit, drinkable yogurt, scrambled eggs, frostiness cereal, fresh rolls with a... More

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368 helpful votes 368 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

When you know the pricelevel for RIO the Apa hotel is a good choice if you need basic accomodation..Located smack in the centre of Copocabana you have all you need just around the corner within walking distance. Rooms are not newly decorated, its not posh and you probably do not meet the stars here- but for the price you pay... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

The Apa Hotel was very clean, which is the most important to me. We stayed there because we needed 3 beds and that is hard to find. Very basic hotel. the staff was good. Breakfast was ok. It is two blocks off Copacabana but not a bad location for the price and the 3 beds we needed.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

It's in a good location. Bathroom needs renovation, also they only have two small thin towels in the room. Breakfast is really good. Price is little high (it's expensive area anyway). Wi-if in the room was very slow and unreliable.

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Chennai
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27 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Its a very decent and not expensive place to stay. Copacabana beach is a few blocks away from hotel. We checked in on a rainy day and took a walk upto beach. Clean and spacious rooms. Better to know little Portuguese. Nice breakfast. Very helpful staff. Hotel is located in a very safe locality.

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NJ
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

With Rio’s majority hotels charging exorbitant rates, APA Hotel is one of the very few with somewhat reasonable rate. Hotel is only two blocks from Copacabana Beach, but sits at the corner of busy downtown streets. My 2nd floor room facing the intersection comes with a cute small balcony. Room is nice, spacious and clean with a dated appearance, but... More

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Address: Rua Republica Do Peru, No 305, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Apa Hotel 2.5*
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