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Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana

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2 outdoor pools, open 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Minibar, in-room safe, soundproofing, iron/ironing board

Overview of Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana

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Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana

5 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Avenida Atlântica, 4240 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 22070-002

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCopacabana Beach1 min walk
  • Popular LocationAvenida Atlantica1 min walk
  • Popular LocationIpanema Beach7 min walk
  • AirportRio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.)22 min drive

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About this area

Rio de Janeiro

Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana is located in Copacabana, a neighbourhood in Rio de Janeiro, and is in the entertainment district and on the waterfront. Avenida Atlantica and Shopping Tijuca are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Copacabana Beach and Ipanema Beach. Check out an event or a game at Sambodrome, and consider making time for Museum of Tomorrow, a top attraction not to be missed.

What's nearby

  • Copacabana Fort - 1 min walk
  • Copacabana Beach - 1 min walk
  • Avenida Atlantica - 1 min walk
  • Girl from Ipanema Park - 5 min walk
  • Ipanema Beach - 7 min walk

Restaurants

  • MARINE RESTÔ — 1 min walk
  • SPIRIT COPA BAR — 1 min walk
  • Adega do Cesare - 3 min walk
  • Pigalle - 3 min walk
  • Confeitaria Colombo - 3 min walk

Getting around

  • Rio de Janeiro Central Station - 11 min drive
  • Ipanema-General Osorio Station - 13 min walk
  • Rio de Janeiro International Airport (GIG) - 22 min drive

About this property

Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana

5-star beach hotel with a full-service spa
Spend the day catching some rays at the nearby beach, relaxing by one of Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana's 2 outdoor swimming pools or pampering yourself at the full-service spa. All 375 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and other amenities include minibars and espresso makers.
Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana offers 375 forms of accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a sauna and a fitness centre.
Willow Stream has 6 treatment rooms. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking on site (BRL 100 per day)
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: BRL 135 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Lockers available

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Conference centre
  • Meeting rooms 13

Outdoors

  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 6 treatment rooms
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Renovated entire property – December 2018
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Espresso maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property's pool, bar, and restaurant are available only to New Year's Eve party guests on December 31, 2021. Guests may purchase event tickets on-site.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.
The following facilities are closed for New Year's Eve:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of BRL 250 per pet, per week
Dogs and cats welcome
1 per room (up to 22 lbs/15 kg)
Food and water bowls and litter trays are available
Service animals are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: BRL 135 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: BRL 100 per day
  • Pet fee: BRL 250 per pet, per week
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Service fee: BRL 9 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Parents or a legal guardian travelling with children under 18 years must present the child's birth certificate and an identity card with photo (for example, a passport) at check-in. For international travels to Brazil, if only one of the parents is travelling with the child, she/he must present – in addition to the child's certificate of birth and identity card with photo – a letter authorising the trip signed by the other parent with a notarial certification of signature. In the event that the parents or the legal guardian, as applicable, cannot or are unwilling to give this authorisation, a judicial authorisation is required. People who intend to travel to Brazil with children must consult with the Brazilian consulate before travelling for more information.
Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Fairmont Rio Janeiro Copacabana Hotel
Fairmont Rio Janeiro Copacabana
Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana
Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana (closed for refurbishment)
Fairmont Janeiro Copacabana
Fairmont Janeiro Copacabana
Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana Hotel
Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana Hotel Rio de Janeiro

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 152 out of 219 reviews
5 - Excellent 69%
Rating 4 - Good. 43 out of 219 reviews
4 - Good 20%
Rating 3 - Okay. 13 out of 219 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 219 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 6 out of 219 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent location, amazing views, food was delicious very friendly staff.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service
The front desk staff is embarrassing, was double charged, not worth one penny
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The location was perfect ! The staff was amazing and the rooms and view were perfect
Stayed 5 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent staff. It makes the hotel the best. Excellent food as well.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very friendly staff.
Stayed 4 nights in Jun 2021