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Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana (Fairmont Copacabana - openning April 2019)

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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

Date of stay: February 2017
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

Date of stay: November 2016
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

Date of stay: January 2017
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I really hope they will get on with renovating this hotel soon, as the rooms and all public places, restaurants etc are outdated and does not meet the standards nor expectations of a international traveller anymore.

Date of stay: October 2016
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

Date of stay: January 2017
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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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January 28, 2016|
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Nops. Suites doesn't have two bathrooms.
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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"
ArthurN_13
Oct. 2, 2017
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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..."
RafaelB1196
Mar. 29, 2017
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"If you don't get a view of the beach you're wasting your time"
adbuchanan
Mar. 7, 2017
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"Try for a room with a view of the beach, rather than the hotel next door."
Bigmanji
Feb. 26, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$271 - US$467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
sofitel rio de janeiro copacabana hotel rio de janeiroaccor rio de janeirorio de janeiro sofitel
LOCATION
BrazilState of Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroZona Sul (South Zone)Copacabana
NUMBER OF ROOMS
388
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