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Merlin Copacabana Hotel

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Launceston, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pool, rooms, views and meals were all excellent. No words can describe the excellent staff (especially the lovely lady front of counter) , if the language made communication difficult somebody else would be there so quickly to assist. What a delight breakfast was with such excellent service.

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Thank Sandra C
MERLIN COPACABA... H, Recepcionista at Merlin Copacabana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr(Mrs) Scox1802, The staff of Merlin Copacabana Hotel would like to thank you for your comments and preference. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you soon. Sincerely, Staff of Merlin Copacabana Hotel More 

Buxton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

when we got to the hotel it had scaffolding up and the swimming pool was under renovation but will now be open again but it didn't make any difference to our holiday the roof top is lovely and the whole hotel is very clean ,the people on reception were brilliant from the moment we walked in to when we left,always... More 

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MERLIN COPACABA... H, Recepcionista at Merlin Copacabana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr./Mrs. Brindley, The staff of Merlin Copacabana Hotel would like to thank you for your comments and preference. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you soon. Sincerely, Staff of Merlin Copacabana Hotel More 

Halifax, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Merlin hotel is a lovely place to stay. It's a short walk from the beach and about 10 minutes from the local Metro station. The room is nice and the breakfast is great (although the same thing everyday). The only minor issue I had with the hotel was that, although the lobby looks cosy, it was always empty and you... More 

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MERLIN COPACABA... H, Front Desk at Merlin Copacabana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr./Mrs Justcharlotte88, The staff of Merlin Copacabana Hotel would like to thank you for your comments and preference. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you soon. Best Regards, Merlin Copacabana Hotel More 

Divonne-les-Bains, France
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Friendly staff, everything as promised, and only three blocks from Copacabana. The swimming pool is on the roof from where you have a view over the quarter. If you are not looking for a place right on the beach that's a very good alternative.

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MERLIN COPACABA... H, Front Desk at Merlin Copacabana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr./Mrs Anne-and-Klaus, The staff of Merlin Copacabana Hotel would like to thank you for your comments and preference. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you soon. Best Regards, Merlin Copacabana Hotel More 

Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Some would say that Copacabana is the place to be. I think it would have been much better to be down the Ipanema/ Leblon end or Saint Theresa for something different. Being right down one extreme end of Copacabana meant being away from the better shopping and cafes. Also the great beaches are beyond Leblon. Average hotel. Nearly missed my... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Very nice hotel and the staff were very helpful. Classy drinks and food in the restaurant, though they could have a better gin selection. The rooftop pool was a lovely way to spend the middle of a hot day.

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Kent
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37 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Stayed between the 5/04/16 and 13/04/16. It has been said on previous reviews the hotel is dated and there is noisey air con they are the negatives. The room was very clean the shower was powerful. Checking in was good and the Staff were all helpful. Left out of reception straight down the street is the Copacabana beach(but do not... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Can't beat the location and it was a pleasant stay at this hotel. Not spectacular but for the price it was excellent. Pool area is too small but very relaxing. Staff were very helpful and the room was ok. Copacabana Beach 5 mins walk one way, the countries biggest shopping mall 5 mins walk the other way.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

I wanted a hotel in copacabana but without paying the price of the hotel on the beach. Merlin is only 5 minutes walk from the beach. Staff were very nice and helpful. Room were kept very clean every day. Breakfast was varied and really good, i did not need any lunch.

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4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

The wifi never worked in our room throughout the four nights we stayed. We complained a few times and each time it just got connected for a few minutes then failed again. They gave us a twin room rather than a double room we booked four months ahead. After we requested they switched us to a double room but only... More 

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Staying in Copacabana

Neighborhood Profile
Copacabana
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs, chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and more live side-by-side. There are options for all price points and tastes. However, the most powerful draw in Copacabana is still the fantastic view of the coast and the incredible beaches.
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Merlin Copacabana Hotel! In the heart of Rio de Janeiro at the world-famous Copacabana Beach, the Merlin Copacabana Hotel is ideally placed just minutes away from Rio's business district, tourist attractions, leisure and shopping areas. On business or holiday, guests will enjoy all the amenities needed to make their trip a success. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Merlin Copacabana Hotel

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 > Copacabana , Leme
Price Range: $92 - $582 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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:
#10 Romantic Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#16 Family Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#18 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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