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Merlin Copacabana Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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London
Reviewed 26 January 2010

good enough hotel, under £90 a night. good location, near shopping mall and beach. As brazilian I much prefer the Leme side of the copacabana beach, safer and more of locals and less turists! Hotel is not great, maybe for a couple of nights no more. VERY thin wall, have to complain about that .... noise russians next door .......

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 11 June 2009

Overall, it's worth what you pay for, considering it's Rio and they charge an average of US$100/night on low season. Service is good, rooms are clean, well located in Copacabana/Leme border, good bathroom w/ good shower and a great pool at the rooftop with partial/obstructed ocean view. Rooms are a bit depressing... Old, worn out, tacky decor and furniture. The...

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Brecon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2008

Stayed at The Merlin hotel in November 2008 for 3 nights as part of a tour.The location is just off Copacabana beach and in a good location for access around Rio . We caught a bus a few yards down the road from the hotel directly to the Corcovado railway - very simple and cheap. Taxis in to The Scenarium...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 18 February 2008

This hotel is not loyal to its customers at all! I went there for the carnaval, since during that time, it's really hard to find hotel, I finally ended up with this hotel. I thought it was OK since I was overwhelmed in finding hotels. Some reviews were OK, so I thought it was worth to try. But I swear,...

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LONDON
Reviewed 17 April 2007

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Merlin Hotel as part of a 2 day trip to Rio. The hotel is dated but was probably grand 'in its day'. The rooms are ok. The beds are small and uncomfortable but the bathrooms are better and have a great double shower. Located a (dodgey) stroll from Copacabana beach and right next...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 October 2006

Although close to the beaches of Copacabana and the Rio Sul shopping centre, I found the Merlin to be lacking its 4 star glamour. Does that make sense? The hotel has not been updated for a long time and it is now clearly showing. I found the reception staff to be perfunctory rather than friendly which was a tad disconcerting,...

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3Thank Fox1971
Queens, NY
Reviewed 18 April 2005

I stayed at this hotel in April of 2005. When we checked in the lobby was nice and clean. The receptionist gave us information on the internet access available to the guests of the hotel for a nominal fee. The room was nice and big with a sofa bed and queen size bed. The bathroom was clean and had nice...

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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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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Merlin Copacabana Hotel! In the heart of Rio de Janeiro at the world-famous Copacabana Beach, the Merlin Copacabana Hotel is ideally placed just minutes away from Rio's business district, tourist attractions, leisure and shopping areas. On business or holiday, guests will enjoy all the amenities needed to make their trip a success. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Merlin Copacabana Hotel

Address: Avenida Princesa Isabel N0 392 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22011-010, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana , Leme
Price Range: £59 - £104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Merlin Copacabana Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
Hotel Merlin Copacabana
Merlin Copacabana Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Hotel Style:
#10 Romantic Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#16 Family Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#18 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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“Request quiet room at rear and as high up as poss, as road to front very busy.”
G5364ZDpeterm, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Beds very comfortable, great shower.”
, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are okay with their view of greenery but nothing special.”
KS1780, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Bring a wash cloth or loofah, buy snacks at the supermarket for your mini fridge; walls are thin.”
NatashaGR, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Kettle and washing line would be nice in each room. No facility for a hot drink or washing of small items.”
joyj650, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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