Get an overview of this hotelUpscale hotel on the beach, with 2 outdoor swimming pools


Nestled on the beach, this Copacabana hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Copacabana Fort and Arpoador Beach. Leblon Beach is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.

Hotel Features

Spend the day playing on the beach then return to dine at one of Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana's 2 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 388 rooms offer WiFi, balconies, and 24-hour room service. Other amenities available to guests include premium bedding, laptop-compatible safes, and showers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana features 2 outdoor swimming pools, a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and a meeting room. This luxury hotel also offers a steam room, a rooftop terrace, and spa services. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Total number of rooms - 388 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1997 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pools  


Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Balcony 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Shower only 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge between 6 AM and 10:30 AM.

Atlantis - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

Le pres Catelan - Overlooking the ocean, this brasserie specializes in Brazilian cuisine and serves dinner only. Open select days.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a spa tub. Other recreational amenities include a health club, a sauna, and a steam room.

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 3 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child under 11 years old stays free when using existing bedding.


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Caters to women only


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: BRL 75 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: BRL 50.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Parents or a legal guardian traveling with children under 18 years must present the child's birth certificate and an identity card with photo (passport, for example) at the check-in. For international travels from Brazil, if just one of the parents is traveling with the child, she/he must present – in addition to the child's certificate of birth and identity card with photo – a letter authorizing the trip signed by the other parent with a notarial certification of signature. In case the parents or the legal guardian, as applicable, cannot or are unwilling to give this authorization, a judicial authorization is required. People who intend to travel to Brazil with children must consult with the Brazilian consulate before traveling for more information. One child 11 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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