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Rio Design Hotel

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Close to subway station, away 50m from the beach. Clean, comfortable renovated rooms with partial sea views - ask for a high floor room. Excellent service, very good breakfast. If you like Copacabana, this is your place. I'd definitely recommend it.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The hotel was clean and comfortable. Excellent shower power. Partial sea views only. Breakfast buffet was plentiful but the same each day. We didn't try lunch or dinner. There was no bar but drinks could be ordered via reception or room service. Rooftop pool was welcome but very small and quite shallow. Sauna/steam room had to be turned on to...

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ricardo673, Gerente geral at Rio Design Hotel, responded to this review

Good Morning Dear Mimihook Thank you very much your comment , very important for us to continually assess the satisfaction of our guests and customers. I'm very glad to know that you appreciated your stay with us, specially our team and services. With regard of the gym, whenever the guest needs a professional gym, the hotel offers a alternative at...

Durban
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The hotel is perfectly situated just down the street from Copacabana Beach, towards the Arpoador and Ipanema beaches. Every one of the staff were extremely friendly and attentive, without being overly so - the reception staff went out of their way to provide info and assist with ideas on where to go and how to get there - they made...

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ricardo673, Gerente geral at Rio Design Hotel, responded to this review

Good Morning Dear Anfield Thank you very much your comment , very important for us to continually assess the satisfaction of our guests and customers. I'm very glad to know that you appreciated your stay with us, specially our team and services. Hope to meet them again soon . Best regards Ricardo Miranda General Manager

Aalsmeer
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

If you want a hotel with excellent service and a perfect location Rio design hotel is the place to be!! A Clean room, friendy staff and the perfect location made our stay a great stay! Price is good for the room you get! Thanks staff of hotel Rio design!!

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ricardo673, Gerente geral at Rio Design Hotel, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Dear Thei Thank you very much your comment , very important for us to continually assess the satisfaction of our guests and customers. I'm very glad to know that you appreciated your stay with us, specially our team and services. Hope to meet them again soon . Best regards Ricardo Miranda General Manager

Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This hotel is excellent. First and foremost, the service. You are greeted with very friendly faces, all of whom speak good english. The staff made very good recommendations for restaurants and even gave me a voucher to use to get free caipririnhas! They also gave good recommendations on places to go during the day, sites to see etc and they...

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ricardo673, Gerente geral at Rio Design Hotel, responded to this review

Good Evening Dear Guest Thank you very much your comment , very important for us to continually assess the satisfaction of our guests and customers. I'm very glad to know that you appreciated your stay with us, specially our staff and services. I was a great plesure to have you as guest in the hotel . I must honestly say...

Mountain View, California
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I spent 2 nights at this hotel with my boyfriend. Positive points: The location is very good for Copacabana as it's just a block away from the beach and within close reach to other beaches like Ipanema and Arpoador. The breakfast is very good too. Negatives: We were given a room on the second floor which I believe hasn't undergone...

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ricardo673, Gerente geral at Rio Design Hotel, responded to this review

Good Morning Dear Guest We appreciate your comment , very important to allow us to continuously evaluate the satisfaction of our guests and customers. We apologize for any inconvenience during your stay . With regard of the situation mentioned by you , it will be verified in order to proceed the necessary adjustments. We hope to serve you again in...

Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice stay. Friendly staff that can speak English. Delicious breakfast, although their coffee was so so. Allowed us to check in early and offered storage for bags after checkout. Hotel is very close (one block) to beach and area felt quite safe. Be advised when booking tours of the city. The agency that works with hotel advertises bilingual tour...

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ricardo673, Gerente geral at Rio Design Hotel, responded to this review

Good Evening Dear Mr. Andzej Thank you very much your comment , very important for us to continually assess the satisfaction of our guests and customers. I'm very glad to know that you appreciated your stay with us, specially our team and services. Hope to meet them again soon . Best regards Ricardo Miranda General Manager

Paris, France
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The hotel is perfectly situated between Copacabana and Ipanema. Very close to both beaches (Copa: 1min / Ipa: 10min) and to the metro (10min). Hotel very nicely decorated and very kind staff. The breakfast is very good and tasty with a lot of choice. On top of the building there is a nice swimming pool/ sauna and gym. You have...

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ricardo673, Gerente geral at Rio Design Hotel, responded to this review

Good Evening Dear Mr. Raminou Thank you very much your comment , very important for us to continually assess the satisfaction of our guests and customers. I'm very glad to know that in general you appreciated your stay with us, specially our team and services. Hope to meet them again soon . Best regards Ricardo Miranda General Manager

Sarnia, Canada
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights and couldn't have been more pleased with our decision. This hotel is one street áway from the bustling copacabana beach and in the heart of the shopping and dining area. The recently updated room was large, nicely decorated with large windows and lots of amenities including a roof top pool with great views of...

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ricardo673, Gerente geral at Rio Design Hotel, responded to this review

Good Evening Dear Guest Thank you very much your comment , very important for us to continually assess the satisfaction of our guests and customers. I'm very glad to know that in general you appreciated your stay with us, specially our team and services. Hope to meet them again soon . Best regards Ricardo Miranda General Manager

Yekaterinburg, Russia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Friendly personal, gool location: near the see, bus stop, metro station. good prise. Beach is very good, clean and threre are mane volleyball, football areas. Slums is near the hotel but it doesn't matter. all people are friendly.

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Good Morning Dear Alex Thank you very much your comment , very important for us to continually assess the satisfaction of our guests and customers. I'm very glad to know that in general you appreciated your stay with us. Wi regard of your comment about de communitys surronding Copacabana , i would like to add that , they are fully...

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Staying in Copacabana

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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.
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Rio Design Hotel

Address: Rua Francisco Sa 17 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22080-010, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana
Price Range: £64 - £105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rio Design Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 66
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Also Known As:
Portinari Hotel Rio De Janeiro
Rio Design Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Hotel Style:
#51 Romantic Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#52 Family Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“We had a corner room with great views and quite a big room 1305”
OntarioTravellers2, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the 12th Floor :-)”
073DenBosch, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the first floor are newly renovated. Beds in most rooms are really comfortable.”
musitravel2016, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“peu importe : la plage est au bout de la rue”
Mikelln, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The hotel is undergoing some refurbishment so you would probably be less disturbed on a higher floor, but it was never noisy.”
Innspector, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
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