Sofitel Rio De Janeiro Hotel - Rio de Janeiro

Avenida Atlantica 4240 Rio De Janeiro 22070002 Bra, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22070002  show map
 5 stars
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Sofitel Rio De Janeiro Hotel - Rio de Janeiro

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

BRL 60 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Caters to women only

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Editorial review:

Sofitel Rio De Janeiro is ideally located between on a beachside location between Copacabana and Ipanema, with stunning views of both the ocean and Sugarloaf Mountain. This modern hotel with its ever-present and helpful staff offers an interesting dilemma: go swimming in the first swimming pool to soak the morning sun, its second to soak the afternoon rays, or both?

Overview

The 5-star Sofitel Rio De Janeiro Copacabana Hotel lies within 1.9 km from Ipanema Beach, Botanical Garden and Corcovado. The hotel was opened in 1979, renovated in 2008 and is housed in a 10-storey building.

Set blocks from stunning beaches close to a lagoon and parks. Rio de Janeiro city center is 10 km away.

Well connected to many sights, Sofitel Rio De Janeiro Copacabana Hotel is close to Ipanema/General Osório subway station and Rua Francisco Otaviano próximo ao número 6 bus station. The hotel is located within 10 km distance of Santos Dumont airport.

Rooms

Offering a view over the sea, 388 rooms feature English décor, a mini bar, an in-room safe, a work area, an iron with ironing board and a private balcony along with en suite bathrooms. The property offers views of Caesar Park from the rooms. These rooms have carpet floor and traditional furniture.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the café. Guests will enjoy French dishes served at the terrace restaurant. Relaxing drinks are offered in the snack bar. The property is located near a tube station, just about 100 meters from Le Pre Catelan and Pigalle serving a wide selection of dishes.

Services

Such business facilities as computer equipment, a meeting room and secretarial services are available on site.

Relax

On-site treatments include steam baths, Turkish bath and massage. The hotel offers fitness classes and a gym to keep active guests fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at BRL 60 per day.

The staff at the hotel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   10.  Number of rooms:   388.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Water sports

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • Caters to women only
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Secretarial service
  • Computer rental

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Health club
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Down/Feather pillows
  • Goose feather pillows

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Avenida Atlantica 4240 Rio De Janeiro 22070002 Bra, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22070002

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City Center
  • Rio de Janeiro
    5.9 mi
Airports
  • 5.5 mi
  • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
    12.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Estação D Pedro II Central Station
    5.7 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
Underground stations
  • Ipanema/General Osório
    3000 ft
  • Cantagalo
    4000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Le Pre Catelan
    200 ft
  • Cafe 18 do Forte (cuisine: Portuguese)
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Arpoador Beach
    1800 ft
  • Barra da Tijuca
    3600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    388

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Le Boy Disco700 ft
  • Post 7 - Arpoador1400 ft
  • Post 5 - Copacabana1700 ft
  • General Osório Square2700 ft
  • Post 8 - Ipanema2700 ft
  • Post 4 - Copacabana4000 ft
  • Post 9 - Ipanema5000 ft
  • Post 3 - Copacabana1.2 mi

Places of interest

  • Devil's Beach700 ft
  • Praca General de Osario2700 ft
  • Ipanema/General Osório Station3000 ft

Convention centers

  • Espaço SESC4300 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Dorival Caymmi Statue400 ft
  • Copacabana Fort400 ft
  • Arpoador Beach & Devil`s Beach1400 ft
  • Arpoador Beach1700 ft
  • Copacabana Beach5000 ft
  • Ipanema Beach1.1 mi

Museums

  • Army Historic Museum and Fort of Copacabana700 ft

Parks

  • Girl of Ipanema Park1000 ft
  • Peter Pan Park1400 ft
  • Catacumba Park3000 ft

Underground stations

  • Ipanema/General Osório2700 ft
  • Cantagalo3700 ft
  • Siqueira Campos1.2 mi

Local attractions

  • Praca Serzedelo Correia1.2 mi
    Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  • Catacumba Park1.6 mi
    Av. Epitacio Pessoa, Rio de Janeiro
  • Music City 2.3 mi
    Trevo das Palmeiras, Rio de Janeiro
  • Rodrigo de Freitas Lake1.2 mi
    Avenida Epitacio Pessoa, Rio de Janeiro
  • Leme Beach1.8 mi
    Leme Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil

Near the hotel

  • Forte de Copacabana300 ft
    Praca Coronel Eugenio Franco no 1 - Posto 6, Rio de Janeiro
  • Arpoador Beach1800 ft
  • Casa de Cultura Laura Alvim3500 ft
    Av. Vieira Souto, 176, Rio de Janeiro
  • Barra da Tijuca3600 ft
    Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  • Arpoador1800 ft
    Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  • Ipanema Beach4000 ft
    Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  • Copacabana Beach3900 ft
    Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de JaneiroBrazil

Restaurants nearby

  • Le Pre Catelan200 ft

    Phone: 021/2525-1160

    82% likes this, based on 114 reviews

  • Pigalle200 ft

    Address: Av. Atlantica, 4206
    Phone: 21 2247-2438

  • Pizza Hut300 ft

    Address: Rua Francisco Otaviano, 23 Lojas A,B,C,D,E
    Phone: 21-2287 5419

    76% likes this, based on 64 reviews

  • Cafe 18 do Forte200 ft

    Address: Praca Coronel Eugenio Franco, 1 . Forte de Copacabana
    Phone: (21) 2523-0171

    55% likes this, based on 35 reviews
    Cuisine: Portuguese

  • Atlantis200 ft

    Address: Av. Atlantica, 4240

    75% likes this, based on 7 reviews
    Cuisine: International

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    388

Hotel Awards

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Sofitel Rio De Janeiro Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sofitel Rio De Janeiro

Average guest rating

8.2out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 40 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Rooms
8.5
Service
8.7
Value
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    5.0

    Complimentary buffet breakfast and hotel 'taxi' out to the airport.

    1) The toilet got blocked – for a 5 star hotel this is unacceptable. 2) The sewage system must have broken for 30-45 mins or so as the smell coming out of the backroom was disgusting. 3) The pool wasn't open for use, even though this was advertised as a picture and main attraction on the Booked.net website. 4) There was no allocated section on the beach with deckchairs (even though this was stated). 5) The main restaurant was atrocious - I told them I had a nut allergy & I received a compliment from the kitchen at the start which was riddled with nuts. I complained but the manager just didn’t listen and didn’t apologise or recognise the severity of the situation. This had nothing to do with a language barrier. The restaurant also was very expensive, had no atmosphere and, for a 5 star hotel, had a short menu.

  • Single
    5.8

    The Club Millesmie and the view from my room

    Very slow or lacking service everywhere. Room was very moist and warm due to central air conditioning. They are also charging services that are included in the Club rate; newspaper, breakfast and laundry. The Pool area was really bad.

  • Couple
    9.6

    The Sofitel in Rio has a great location situated between the two main beaches, with great views over Copacabana beach to the Sugar Loaf moutain if you are lucky enough to get a front room. The staff are very friendly & professional. It has a great gym, two hotel pools and a reserved beach area in front of the hotel. All in all a very comfortable & luxurious hotel.

    I think the add on 10% service charge (to the room rate) is a little cheeky for a 5 star hotel, the reason you are paying such a high price to stay at such a hotel should be because of the level of service & facilities.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    perfect location.

    it was ok but a little overconsumed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Avenida Atlantica 4240 Rio De Janeiro 22070002 Bra, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22070002

Get directions
City Center
  • Rio de Janeiro
    5.9 mi
Airports
  • 5.5 mi
  • Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
    12.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Estação D Pedro II Central Station
    5.7 mi
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
Underground stations
  • Ipanema/General Osório
    3000 ft
  • Cantagalo
    4000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Le Pre Catelan
    200 ft
  • Cafe 18 do Forte (cuisine: Portuguese)
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Arpoador Beach
    1800 ft
  • Barra da Tijuca
    3600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    388

Hotel Awards

BrazilianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedRio de JaneiroSofitel Rio De Janeiro

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

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