South American Copacabana Hotel - Rio de Janeiro

Rua Francisco Sa, 90, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, .  show map
 4 stars
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South American Copacabana Hotel - Rio de Janeiro

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Welcome drink

Snack bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Rooftop pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Steam room

Sauna

Overview

South American Copacabana is a 4-star deluxe hotel offering a non-smoking accommodation within easy reach of Copacabana Beach, Post 4 - Copacabana and Ipanema Beach. The hotel opened its doors in 1996 and was remodeled in 2009.

This venue accommodates guests in the business center of Rio de Janeiro. Guests can get to Rio de Janeiro city center, which is 10 km away.

This hotel is placed in Ipanema district, known for a theater, a church and a palace.

A 10-minute walk will take you to Cantagalo subway station. Santos Dumont airport can be reached within 10 minutes' drive.

Rooms

The hotel offers 99 rooms. They are fitted with a sofa, complimentary wireless internet, an individual safe, a trouser press and a dining area. They feature en suite bathrooms with dressing gowns, a spa bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Different dishes of local cuisine are served at the restaurant. Poolside bar offers various types of cocktails and refreshments. Le Boy and Broth are located within 200 meters away.

Services

Such facilities as a lift, currency exchange and a garage are available on-site.

Relax

South American Copacabana Hotel is a child-friendly hotel offering a special menu and cribs. South American Copacabana Hotel provides a fitness centre and a gym to help guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   99.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Vending machines
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Pet amenities available
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Rooftop pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach towels
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Sink
  • Toilet

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Rua Francisco Sa, 90, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, .

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City Center
  • Rio de Janeiro
    9.1 km
Airports
  • 8.7 km
  • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
    20.2 km
Train Stations
  • Estação D Pedro II Central Station
    9.0 km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
Underground stations
  • Ipanema/General Osório
    500 m
  • Cantagalo
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Milano DOC (cuisine: Italian)
    170 m
  • Le Boy
    180 m
Beaches
  • Barra da Tijuca
    600 m
  • Sao Conrado Beach
    770 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    99

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Rooms and availability

South American Copacabana photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Twin/Double room - De Luxe

South American Copacabana photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|TRIPLE STANDARD

Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Media:Cable TV
Room Description:

Standard|DBL - Super Luxo

Superior Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|Super Luxo Triple

Superior Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|Super Luxo Quadruple

South American Copacabana photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    12 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

DELUXE DOUBLE. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

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Deluxe Triple Room
  • Room size:

    24 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|TRIPLE DELUXE

Deluxe Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Quadruple Deluxe

South American Copacabana photos Room
Executive Suite
  • Room size:

    42 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Super King-size bed and 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Suite|Executive Suite, Hot Tub

Luxury Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Media:Cable TV
Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE LUXURY

Luxury Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|Luxo Triple

South American Copacabana Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Le Boy Disco200 m
  • Post 5 - Copacabana400 m
  • General Osório Square400 m
  • Post 8 - Ipanema500 m
  • Post 7 - Arpoador600 m
  • Post 9 - Ipanema1.1 km
  • Post 4 - Copacabana1.1 km

Places of interest

  • Ipanema/General Osório Station500 m
  • Praca General de Osario500 m
  • Devil's Beach600 m

Convention centers

  • Espaço SESC1.2 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Arpoador Beach500 m
  • Dorival Caymmi Statue500 m
  • Copacabana Fort600 m
  • Arpoador Beach & Devil`s Beach800 m
  • Ipanema Beach1.4 km
  • Copacabana Beach1.4 km

Museums

  • Army Historic Museum and Fort of Copacabana700 m
  • H. Stern Museum1.6 km

Parks

  • Peter Pan Park100 m
  • Girl of Ipanema Park500 m
  • Catacumba Park500 m

Underground stations

  • Ipanema/General Osório400 m
  • Cantagalo800 m

Local attractions

  • Rodrigo de Freitas Lake1.5 km
    Avenida Epitacio Pessoa, Rio de Janeiro
  • Catacumba Park2.1 km
    Av. Epitacio Pessoa, Rio de Janeiro
  • Botanical Garden 3.4 km
    Rua Jardim Botanico 1008, Rio de Janeiro
  • Praca Serzedelo Correia1.8 km
    Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  • Leme Beach3.0 km
    Leme Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil

Near the hotel

  • Forte de Copacabana600 m
    Praca Coronel Eugenio Franco no 1 - Posto 6, Rio de Janeiro
  • Arpoador770 m
    Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  • Casa de Cultura Laura Alvim720 m
    Av. Vieira Souto, 176, Rio de Janeiro
  • Sao Conrado Beach770 m
    Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  • Barra da Tijuca600 m
    Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  • Copacabana Beach820 m
    Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  • Arpoador Beach770 m

Restaurants nearby

  • Milano DOC170 m

    Address: Rua Gomes Carneiro 132
    Phone: 21 2522 0303

    71% likes this, based on 50 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Boteca Stambul Ipanema230 m

    Address: Rua Gomes Carneiro, 112 LjB

    86% likes this, based on 27 reviews
    Cuisine: Turkish

  • Lopes270 m

    Address: Av.N.S. de Copacabana, 1334

    85% likes this, based on 18 reviews
    Cuisine: Brazilian

  • Le Boy180 m

  • Bar e Restaurante Eclipse300 m

    Address: Av. N. Sra Copacabana, 1309
    Phone: 21 22871788

    60% likes this, based on 104 reviews
    Cuisine: Brazilian
    Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 12

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    99

Hotel Awards

BrazilianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRio de JaneiroSouth American Copacabana

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Brazil

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South American Copacabana Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at South American Copacabana

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 190 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    4.6

    Breakfast was fine, rooftop terrace had a great view, good location

    Very narrow single beds. Old furniture. Noise employees outside in the corridor talking on the internal phone at 7 am (everyday). Do not recommend front rooms, street is very busy.Too expensive for what it offers - try another place.

  • Single
    5.0

    Free wi-fi is satisfactory for websurfing and email checking but not for business users. Bed is moderately comfortable, however pillos are bushleague razor-thin. Need about 8 of them to equal 2 real pillows.

    The front desk guy was all business checking me in-didn't say enjoy my stay or anything, pretty rude.

  • Single
    6.6

    breakfast was good

    it was hard to find a staff who could speak English.

  • Family with children
    4.2

    Visted family

    very disappointed with the Hotel for a 4 star poor accomodation until they moved my Partner and her two sons on the third night we sent an e-mail and complained but no discount offered or compensation, we live and learn.

  • Couple
    5.4

    Friendly staff. Great location. Nice breakfast.

    Air condition old and super loud, very hard to sleep. Low value for money. About 5x5m pool.

  • Couple
    5.0

    Location was great

    Hotel staff were pretty unhelpful. The breakfast was awful, ried out and sour milk! The 'suite' we booked was extremely basic. It was a suite in the fact that it had a living area and a bedroom but the likeness to a traditional suite ended there.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    The room was in a good state of maintenance. Location is good for those that want to spend time in Copacabana as well as for those interested more in Ipanema (5 minutes walking from the gay beach).

    Staff wasn't fully honest. Upon arrival, the bell-boy brought us to the room. It was a twin room, although we had booked a double room. When I made a comment on this, the bell-boy said that all the double rooms were occupied, but the single beds can be connected to form a big bed. I then went to the reception, where the receptionist said that the hotel had no double rooms (rooms with double beds), and that when a client wants a double room, the two twin beds are connected. I found it hard to believe that the hotel had no rooms with double beds. When a house keeping employee came to connect the beds, my Portuguese speaking partner asked whether there were rooms with a double bed. The employee confirmed. While the solution (connecting the two beds) was OK, the question is why the receptionist lied, saying that there were no double rooms in the hotel? Why not be honest?

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    The hotel is in a great location for walking to both ipanema and copacabana. The hotel itself is pleasant and the front desk staff is friendly.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    Great location, great staff.

    Rooms seemed a little damp and mildew-y. Gym and pool were not as nice as advertised.

  • Single
    6.2

    Location, breakfast buffet. Safety of the place. Free internet. Overall a fair deal.

    Big differences in the hotel staff: very friendly afternoon shift. Rude morning shift. Had the impression I was a burden for the lady. Tours were much more expensive when booked through this hotel than elsewhere . Rooms are a bit noisy.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    service was great, the room was the best value for the price and compare to the rest you can find in rio we were vey pleased and impresed, all was perfect, will come back .

  • Single
    8.2

    Very friendly staff, good breakfast. Close to the centre and beaches make ti a good choice for staying in Rio.

    The pool is a splash pool (the pictures may it look a,lot larger)

  • Couple
    8.8

    close to the beach ,resturants and to other places just by walk!!

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    The communal rooftop area was a nice bonus - good views.

    Awful view from room window, bit stuffy but ok overall. A leaflet with amap would have been very useful, hard to find our way evento the beach which was close.

  • Single
    9.6

    Hotel was central to both Ipanema and Copacabana. It had 24 hour pizza.

How to reach hotel

hotel South American Copacabana Hotel - Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Rua Francisco Sa, 90, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, .

Get directions
City Center
  • Rio de Janeiro
    9.1 km
Airports
  • 8.7 km
  • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
    20.2 km
Train Stations
  • Estação D Pedro II Central Station
    9.0 km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
Underground stations
  • Ipanema/General Osório
    500 m
  • Cantagalo
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Milano DOC (cuisine: Italian)
    170 m
  • Le Boy
    180 m
Beaches
  • Barra da Tijuca
    600 m
  • Sao Conrado Beach
    770 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    99

Hotel Awards

BrazilianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRio de JaneiroSouth American Copacabana

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Brazil

Use Badge