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Arcos Rio Palace Hotel

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Perfect location Easy to check-in and check-out Full security Modern hotel Quiet Amazing view from the rooftop Beautiful rooftop with pool Comfortable bed Well equiped with towels, soaps Big and nice bathroom Wifi did not work all the time

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Porto alegre
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

The hotel is not fancy but the bed is good, the shower is relly good and the breakfast is also really good. For me, this 3 things are the most importante in a hotel. The internet works wery well, but the most importante is the location. The hotel is located in front of a bus station, close to the metro... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

On arrival in Rio, my taxi driver expressed surprise that my business had booked me the Arcos Rio Palace, mainly because of the area it's located in, Lapa. I read many reviews on here that described it as "bohemian". I'm sure it's interesting, but the advice was not to walk around alone after dark. Anyway, on to the hotel itself.... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

Nice clean room, poor breakfast, friendly people, poor english speakers like the most of brazilians. Very nice neighborhood for nightlife with bars with live music and great food and drinks but also weird people.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Arcos is, as expected an old hotel located in the bohemian streets of Lapa. The locations is full of bars, dance clubs and restaurants. Lapa is an awesome place to visit in Rio, specially considering nightlife. It is rather distant from the top beaches, though. Since it is a bohemian venue, expect to find some prostitution happening around the hotel.... More 

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Arad, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

The hotel is well located, in an area close to the city center , a street full of pubs and restaurants and also close to public transport. But if you are planning of heading daily to the beach, then it is a bit far away . As for the hotel : breakfast was great , especially if you like exotic... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My stay in Arcos Hotel was just amazing. The hotel is simple, but has very good plus in items. Location - is well locating, Lapa, if you are interested in nightlife and experiencing different food. Lapa never sleeps, so if you are looking for a quiet place, definitely is not the place to be. From there is easy to go... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I got the opportunity to be hosted here many times before and I have to say that it was not good at all, but in my last stay I had a good surprise! Beside the room improvements I could see others amends beyond visual plan. Of course this hotel has much more to be improved, but I have a glance... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Lapa is an old and happening place with a pretty exciting night life; so the locality tends to be noisy and not very modern. The hotel is very well maintained, the staff are friendly and prompt in service. I stayed for 3 weeks while working in Av. Presidente Vargas, and didn't face any problems in the hotel. There's a small... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

I have settled for 10 days in this hotel. The crews were pretty polite and kind. The rooms were too clear and internet speed was much better than my expectation and very fast. The disadvantages of this hotel were : 1: locating in the "lapa" where is very noisy with lots of homeless people who make there a little unsafe... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Arcos Rio Palace Hotel

Address: Avenida Mem de Sa 117 | Lapa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-150, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro
Price Range: $57 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Arcos Rio Palace Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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Arcos Rio Palace Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
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#25 Best Value Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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