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Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana

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Traveller (927)
Room & Suite (317)
Pool & Beach (106)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“club millesime”(28 reviews)
“pre catalan”(20 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
Concierge
5 Star Hotel
closed for Renovations! The location of Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana is a splendid one. It leaves the guest practically leaning over Copacabana beach – one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. It is beside Ipanema, a charming neighborhood full of attractions, immortalized in...
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Location and contact
Av. Atlantica, 4240 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-002, Brazil
9.9 km to Santos Dumont Airport
93 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
1.2 km from Copacabana Beach
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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic stay at the Rio Sofitel after attending a wedding in Aracruz. Across the road from the beach were the hotel has an area with lounges and umbrellas. The hotel has a couple of beautiful pools and the outlook from the bar...More

Thank Lorikeetie
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

I’ve stayed in his hotel for 4 entire months, business days. I really love the location and the food (both hotel’s standard restaurant and Michelin-Le Pre Catelan). The breakfast view and the Sunday seafood lunch are perfect. Staff was very friendly and polite, and as...More

2  Thank mameira
Reviewed October 2, 2017

As suggested by the title this hotel stinks literally The hotel was run down, dank is the most appropriate description the sense we got was that it may have been a grand hotel at some point but that point was a long time ago staff...More

1  Thank Arthur N
Reviewed July 21, 2017

I really hope they will get on with renovating this hotel soon, as the rooms and all public places, restaurants etc are outdated and does not meet the standards nor expectations of a international traveller anymore.

2  Thank Johan P
Reviewed June 24, 2017

My wife and I had four nights at Sofitel Rio Copacabana. The room had a strong smell of moisture. The room above us was under going renovation which resulted in some heavy noise. In this way it was impossible to rest in the room between...More

Thank thodyg1976
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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$241 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#15 Romantic Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#16 Spa Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#38 On the Beach Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#42 Luxury Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$241 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#15 Romantic Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#16 Spa Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#38 On the Beach Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#42 Luxury Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (927)
Room & Suite (317)
Pool & Beach (106)
Dining (97)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (10)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Nearby
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
...More
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Trilou112
March 1, 2016|
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, I believe it was a queen but don't recall except I always ask for a king - just not sure what I received. As far as Australian king as comparison, when I was in Sydney a few years ago it wasn't a king so not... More
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Carol G
January 28, 2016|
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Response from Arturdd | Reviewed this property |
Nops. Suites doesn't have two bathrooms.
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Marlene L
January 18, 2016|
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Response from SayafK | Reviewed this property |
Some areas more "dated" than others, but cleanliness not an issue... Friendly/professional staff, location and clean throughout my recent stay in November.... Driver can be arranged for airport, but not necessary.... Will be... More
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Room Tips
"the best advice I can offer is ,if they demolished the hotel maybe they could have a room to choose from"
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"All rooms have a balcony. So if you get the opportunity, choose a room facing the ocean, the view is just..."
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"If you don't get a view of the beach you're wasting your time"
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"Try for a room with a view of the beach, rather than the hotel next door."
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