• Sofitel, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

about sofitel, rio de janeiro

about sofitel, rio de janeiro

The large luxurious Sofitel Hotel is in a fabulous location, with Ipanema beach on one side and the incredible Copacabana on the other. 

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A large, luxurious hotel.


On the famous Copacabana beach, Rio de Janeiro, in close proximity to museums, shows, parks and historic monuments.

Accommodation & Facilities

There is a range of rooms to choose from, from Classic rooms to the Prestige Suite; all with Wi-Fi, cable plasma TVs, DVD players and mini bars. Rooms are all spacious with comfortable beds, modern furnishings and luxurious touches and there is room service 24 hours a day for hot and cold food.

There are 2 bars, the pool bar which has spectacular views over Copacabana beach and Sugar Loaf Mountain, serving cocktails and local aperitifs, as well as light refreshments. The Bar Horse’s Neck is in an African style, with a long list of Belgian beers, a variety of tapas and a private terrace overlooking the beach.


There are two restaurants, Restaurante Atlantis serving special themed buffets for lunch and a la carte dinners and Restaurante le pre Catelan - serving spectacular cuisine from an ever changing menu.


As well as the activities in the hotel, such as the pools and bars, there is great access to the famous Copacabana beach, as well as salons and shopping. The hotel is just 1km away from the cinema, 9 from the entertainment/theatre district and the concert hall, so it is great for evenings out. Duting the day there are museums, such as the Arte Moderna Mam, De Belas Artes and Historico Nacional, as well as historic monuments including Outeiro da Gloria and Praca Quinze.

There is a lake just 3km away and beautifully preened botanical gardens within 6km, there is also a sports centre close by.

Child Policy

Children welcome.

Want to stay here?

Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey to include a stay here. Please note we recommend a budget of from £7,000 / $10,000 USD per person for our style of trip to this destination.

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