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Arcos Rio Palace Hotel

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Overview
Avenida Mem de Sa 117 Lapa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-150 Brazil See on map
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

I stayed in this hotel for two nights, and the hotel was selected by the organisation that I visited. Upon arrival and check-in, I was given the key card to a room on the 5th floor. When I arrived there with my luggage, the door...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank ThisChris
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

The hotel had a rather old-fashioned vibe around it, like something from foregone times. All the "bellboys" are in their 70s, almost felt bad letting them carry my stuff, let those poor men retire! Location is good, right in Lapa, parking is a few blocks...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Dutch_delight013
Reviewed 21 March 2017

came straight back for a school trip. Some guests commented the rooms were small & dated, and that maintenance could be improved·Some guests mentioned bathroom cleanliness could be improved·Some guests noted the beds could be improved.

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank yomama2017
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The hotel is situated in a walking distance of Sambódromo do Rio de Janeiro. The hotel is clean and descent. We stayed for 4 nights and the last day there was no soap availabe in the bathroom and the room service did not gave us...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Eirini C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Check in process was poor and very disorganise. Given me the wrong room twice and I had run down to the reception twice. Wifi was not consistent. At times it was good and during the day and night was quite poor. Breakfast and location was...More

Date of stay: February 2017
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Beachfront
Free Parking
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
130
Price range
US$71 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arcos Rio Palace Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Location
Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Centro / Zona Central (Central Region)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
130
Price range
US$71 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arcos Rio Palace Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Location
Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Centro / Zona Central (Central Region)
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Traveller (73)
Room & Suite (124)
Pool & Beach (24)
Dining (21)
Amenities (16)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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Centro
Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
...More
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stenhouse711
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Response from Gals_Adventure85 | Reviewed this property |
I think they have a smoking room as an option. Shuttle no but they can help call the taxi although I really struggle with communicating with the staff as they don't understand English but if you speak the local language then... More
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"pick the upstairs bedrooms"
fefescheffer
28 Mar 2016
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"Higher floors, and inward facing"
boombangabang
9 Mar 2016
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"Try to get a higher floor, on the same side as the elevators."
911rodrigol
10 Apr 2015
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"Try not to haave a rooms on the street side, especially lower floors."
imolakadar
21 Mar 2015
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