Merlin Copacabana

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

668 reviews
Very good city hotel. Located near shopping areas and the beach. Great pool.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • Medical Assistance
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Sun terrace
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Sauna
    • Beach Umbrellas
    • Pool bar
Avenida Princesa Isabel 392 Rio De Janeiro Rio De Janeiro 22011-010


This charming city hotel is located a few metres from the beach, next to one of the best shopping centres in the city and around 3 km from the nightlife of the Estrela da Lapa. Guests will find restaurants, bars, shops and links to the public transport network right on the hotel's doorstep and other nearby attractions include the Sugar Loaf and Christ The Redeemer Monument (both 4 km), the Modern Art Museum (3 km) and the municipal theatre (5 km).


The hotel comprises a total of 145 rooms. At the accommodation, guests are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. The upper floors of the establishment can be accessed by lift. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park. Additional services include medical assistance, room service and a laundry service.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning and a bathroom. A double bed ensures a good night's sleep. Other features include internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi. The bathroom offers convenient facilities including a shower. A hairdryer is also available. The accommodation offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


Guests can enjoy a varied leisure programme thanks to the range of sport and entertainment options available. The establishment features an outdoor pool. The sun loungers and parasols on the sun terrace offer a great place to unwind. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. A range of options are available, including a gym and a sauna.


Bed and breakfast is bookable. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    Great roof top pool. Rooftop pool ideal. Nice roof pool.

    "Great pool."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Friendly welcome. Friendly and helpful staff. Great front desk staff.

    "Service is professional and cheery, especially reception and housekeeping."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Bars close by. Excellent location. Close to the beach.

    "Great location." "Close to the beach, with great shopping and sightseeing nearby." "Good car accessibility, and close to public transport."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Good buffet breakfast. Delicious breakfast. Excellent breakfast choices.

    "Tasty breakfast."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Bike rental across the street. Nice rooftop. Good facilities.

    "Nice hotel buildings and lovely terraces."

  • Cleanliness

    Clean rooms. Rooms clean. Hotel was very clean.

    "Clean hotel facilities." "Clean rooms."

  • WiFi
    "Good internet service"

    "Good internet service." "Average wifi quality."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Does not provide chairs. Lack of soap. Good power shower.

    "Rooms are OK, but old and poorly maintained." "Clean, spacious rooms, comfortable beds, and good views." "Small bathrooms with poor furniture and A/C." "Great shower."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    No atmosphere. No decor. Hotel seems to be old.

    "Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes." "Hotel could use some updating." "Good choice for a city trip." "Good for traveling with friends."