We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel

Visit hotel website
Traveller (93)
360
Panoramas (8)
Dining (22)

About

Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
The Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel is located among the most famous beaches in the world: Ipanema, Copacabana and Arpoador. The beautiful natural setting of the Marvelous City is already an irresistible invitation to get to know it, which becomes even better with everything just a few meters away. The hotel was inspired by one of the most famous movements of Brazilian music: Bossa Nova. On the ceilings of the apartments, you find pieces of music by famous composers. Another difference is in the cuisine of the hotel, the restaurant follows the contemporary Brazilian line, favoring the local flavors. The Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel offers an exclusive service in Rio de Janeiro, with a minibar that is replenished daily with natural products of your choice, pillow menu with 4 options of different heights and materials.
Read more
Property amenities
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
Show more
Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Good to know
HOTEL STYLE
Hidden Gem
Charming
HOTEL CLASS
Hotel links
Visit hotel website

Location

Full view
Contact
Rua Barata Ribeiro 173, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22011-001 Brazil
Name/address in local language
E-mail hotel
Getting there
Santos Dumont Airport5 mi
Internacional Airport11 mi
Cardeal Arcoverde2 min
Siqueira Campos11 min
Neighbourhood
Copacabana
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs, chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and more live side-by-side. There are options for all price points and tastes. However, the most powerful draw in Copacabana is still the fantastic view of the coast and the incredible beaches.
Read more
See all nearby hotels
393Reviews
214Photos
27Q+A
13Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 185
  • 125
  • 47
  • 19
  • 17
Time of year
Traveller type
Language
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
+4
The location of this hotel is a very strong point...its opposite the Metro and about 2 blocks from the beach, coming out at the Copacabana Palace hotel and about 2 blocks from the Hilton. The rooms are small but very clean. I had read about there being only 1 bath towel in the
Read more
Hotel's Favourite
From check-in to checkout everything was good. The room was spotless, quiet and comfortable. There is a mini-bar and free coffee making facilities. Choice of pillows, firm or soft and the usual toiletries. Close to the beach, right opposite the Metro and with many good
Read more
The location of the hotel is excellent as it is a mere 5 minutes walking distance from the Copacabana beach. Breakfast buffet is decent with even options for tea (not that common in Brazil). Rooms are bit on the smaller size and the bathroom is really small but clean. Service is
Read more
Good hotel, small rooms but well decorated and with good amenities, poor variety at breakfast but the worst was they didn't offer any special treats for diamond members of BW rewards (no room upgrade, no welcome gift, no late check out).
Read more
Nice location close to the beach, local restaurants and bars. Also great starting point to explore other city attractions. Clean rooms but small. Nice breakfast. Great staff. Higher floors have great mountain view.
Read more
Previous
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining Business Centre & Event RoomsFamily and Play Areas
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorBest Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel
The Quarto Luxo Casal at the Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorBest Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel
The Quarto Luxo Solteiro at the Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorBest Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel
The Quarto Executivo PNE at the Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel
Photo provided by managementBest Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel
Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel
窓からのメトロ駅前
PreviousNext
12345618
The cruise port is easily accessible by public transportation: the subway station is right infront of the hotel. Take the subway to Cinelândia station, get off and take the Light Rail Transit (VLT in Portuguese) to the cruise port (the VLT station is right outside Cinelândia subway station). And the cruise port is right on the VLT line at Praça Mauá. Make sure you take the VLT in the right direction (if you take it in the wrong direction don´t worry, the last station - the local, not international, airport is only two stations away from Cinelândia). With respect to the aiport, there are buses that will take you from Galeão, the international airport, to Copacabana. The hotel is quite far from Galeão.
1 vote
Show all answers
Dear Mr. Yuri, Our breakfast is included and is served from 6am to 11am. Cordally, Marcos Alves Gerente Geral Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel Restaurante Obeijú
0 votes
There is an uber station outside rio airport if i remember correctly! That would be the easiest option, and its not too expensive just make sure the driver doesn't take a detour on you!
0 votes
Show all answers
Dear NolaK2, first of all thank you to be interested to know more about Best Western Plus Copacabana Design Hotel. I would like to inform that it opened in past July, 20. When you get in Rio de Janeiro come visit us! Thank you again and best regards!
0 votes
PreviousNext
123456
"Rooms on higher floor and not faceing backyard have great view"
"ask for a room at the front of the hotel"
"Rooms are all alike, but rooms on the back side are quieter"
"Request a handicap accessible room. I've read other reviews that say standard rooms are tiny."
"Told that all rooms were the same - ours was very poor"
PreviousNext
123
PRICE RANGE
US$54 - US$237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
BrazilState of Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroZona Sul (South Zone)Copacabana
NUMBER OF ROOMS
121
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing