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Overview of Windsor Excelsior Hotel

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
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Windsor Excelsior Hotel

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCarlos Drummond de Andrade Statue3 min drive
    Popular LocationCopacabana Beach5 min drive
    Popular LocationSugarloaf Cable Car10 min drive
    AirportRio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.)46 min drive

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  • Executive Double Room

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 247 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Superior Double Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Standard Twin Room (No special view)

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 193 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Standard Double Room (No Special view)

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 193 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Deluxe Double Room

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 452 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • 517 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Beds OR 2 Double Beds
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  • Suite Executiva Double

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 667 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Superior Twin Room

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Suite Junior Double

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 517 sq ft
    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Rio de Janeiro

Located on the boardwalk, Windsor Excelsior Hotel is in Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana neighborhood. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Copacabana Beach and Ipanema Beach, while Copacabana Fort and Museum of Tomorrow are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Sambodrome or Maracana Stadium. With parasailing and surfing/boogie boarding nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Carlos Drummond de Andrade Statue - 3 min drive
  • Girl from Ipanema Park - 5 min drive
  • Copacabana Beach - 5 min drive
  • Sugarloaf Cable Car - 10 min drive
  • Copacabana Fort - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Cardeal Arcoverde Station - 6 min walk
  • Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station - 10 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro International Airport (GIG) - 46 min drive

Restaurants

  • Sofá Café — 3 min walk
  • Churrascaria Palace — 4 min walk
  • Galeto & Cia. — 4 min walk
  • Quick Galetos — 5 min walk
  • Real Chopp — 5 min walk
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About this property

Windsor Excelsior Hotel

Delightful beach hotel with a sauna
Guests of this beach hotel will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as a fitness center and a sauna. All 233 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also find room service and hair dryers.
Windsor Excelsior Hotel offers 233 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers, bidets, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Rio de Janeiro hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:00 AM–10:30 AM: BRL 60-75 for adults and BRL 60-75 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Free beach cabanas
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between BRL 60 and BRL 75 for adults, BRL 60 and BRL 75 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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.
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Excelsior Windsor
Hotel Windsor Excelsior
Windsor Excelsior
Windsor Excelsior Hotel
Windsor Excelsior Hotel Rio de Janeiro
Windsor Excelsior Rio de Janeiro
Windsor Excelsior Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Windsor Excelsior Hotel Hotel
Windsor Excelsior Hotel Rio de Janeiro
Windsor Excelsior Hotel Hotel Rio de Janeiro

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Windsor Excelsior Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Windsor Excelsior Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Windsor Excelsior Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Windsor Excelsior Hotel?
As of Mar 3, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Windsor Excelsior Hotel on Mar 4, 2021 start from CA $84, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Windsor Excelsior Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Windsor Excelsior Hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Windsor Excelsior Hotel?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Windsor Excelsior Hotel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - anytime. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Windsor Excelsior Hotel?
Check-out is at noon.
Does Windsor Excelsior Hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Windsor Excelsior Hotel located?
Located in Copacabana, this beach hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Rua Barata Ribeiro and Avenida Atlantica. Copacabana Beach and Copacabana Fort are also within 2 mi (3 km). Cardeal Arcoverde Station is 6 minutes by foot and Siqueira Campos Station is 12 minutes.
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4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Excelente!! El personal, la atención, el desayuno, las habitaciones, todo estaba 5 puntos. No hay quejas de nada
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
We loved everything! It was the 3rd time we have stayed here & I wouldn’t stay anywhere else. Great location, staff is very friendly & helpful, hotel is very clean, food is excellent! What more could you ask for?
Stayed 7 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Simplesmente maravilhoso. Nao tenho nada a reclamar. Limpeza, staff maravilhosos, super atenciosos. Em especial ao Gabriel que foi o que mais nos atendeu. Mais que excelente! Super indico!!!
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Couldn’t do some of the normal stuff due to Coronavirus but standard A1 service from Windsor Excelsior. A little bit more than other hotels but you get what you pay for.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I can honestly say that this property has been the best I have ever had. The hotel is beautiful with excellent food and the most friendly and accommodating staff I have ever experienced. I will always stay here when I return to Rio. The best hotel I have ever experienced! The absolute best!
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2020

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