Copacabana Palace Hotel
Rating: 5 star
Location: Beach-front Copacabana
Address: Avenida Atlantica, 1702, Rio de Janeiro
Located right on Rio’s Copacabana beach, the Copacabana Palace Hotel is the most renowned hotel in Rio de Janeiro and has welcomed the rich and famous since 1923. A glamorous icon of the city of Rio, this Orient-Express hotel has a reputation of exemplary service, superb cuisine and opulent luxury.
Built in 1923, the historic Copacabana Palace Hotel is simply Rio’s most elegant hotel. Boasting over 200 exquisitely decorated rooms (some complete with works of art, oriental carpets, and private pools) the Copacabana Palace has traditionally been known to host movie stars, dignitaries and politicians alike. The hotel offers several classes of rooms to choose from.
Ever since Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers’ danced together at the Copacabana Palace Hotel in the celebrated movie Flying Down to Rio, the hotel has been the place to stay when visiting Rio de Janeiro