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Hotel Sesc Copacabana

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 26 August 2014

Okay, so I'm not going to sugar coat it and say that this is a 4-5 star property, because, well, it's not. But it is as solid of a 3-star property as you will find in Rio. Completely safe location, centrally located and tremendous value. I saw another reviewer say that this place is overpriced, well you clearly don't know... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed 10 August 2014

After a disastrous experience at Rondovia, our travel agent (who was fortunately travelling with us) managed a saving move to SESC for our two remaining nights in Rio. Location is good, in a pretty quiet street near Copacabana beach and various nice bars and restaurants. My room was ok, nothing special to highlight, but at least no issue. Like most... More 

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Reviewed 29 June 2014

Great location near Copacabana, but unfriendly staff, wifi and elevator (waiting time sometimes more than 10 minutes, guests walk in the staircase because they have enough) do not work properly, mold in the shower, totally overpriced

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 17 August 2013

We recently had a family reunion in Rio de Janeiro. There were 8 of us and we stayed at the SESC and it was just perfect! It is right in the heart of this famous area of Rio, just a block from the beach and surrounded by restaurants, shops, coffee shops, supermarket close by, etc. Staff were friendly, informative and... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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Reviewed 5 June 2013

I loved this location hotel. Is very near from the beach and from the bus stop which takes you to the main touristic attractions. The apartments are comfortable and has a fair price if you are comparing to the most hotels in this city.

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North Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 28 May 2012

This hotel is deemed to be a three star hotel in Brazil, but would be the equivalent of a two star hotel in North America. The best thing related to the hotel is its location. It is in an excellent location. Right in the middle of Copacabana, but in a quiet street. Steps from the beach and the busy N.S.... More 

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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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Near Rio de Janeiro's most famous beach, the Sesc Copacabana Hotel has 120 rooms (standard and suite), all modernized, with LCD TV, air-conditioning, minibar and safe. It's a great choice for your trip for vacation or business. The hotel in Copacabana also has rooms equipped for events, accommodating up to 60 people. The guest can also enjoy their stay at the hotel to attend theatrical performances, dance and film at Espaco Sesc or participate in tours of the main sights of Rio organized by the Tour Team of the Sesc Rio, at attractive prices. Comfort and safety a few yards from the beach, at a price you can afford. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Sesc Copacabana

Address: Rua Domingos Ferreira, 160, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22050-012, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana
Number of rooms: 120
Also Known As:
Hotel Sesc Copacabana Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Hotel Style:
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#12 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#13 Romantic Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#14 Family Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
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“The elevators do suck, so perhaps a lower level room would be in order”
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