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Hotel near Copacabana neighborhood

Within walking distance of the famous Copacabana Beach where locals and visitors gather by day and night for socializing, sports, and sunbathing. This hotel is near to Cable Car ride to the top of Sugarloaf, one of the most popular postcards of Rio de Janeiro. Windsor Plaza Hotel is also a short-drive to Santos Dumont Airport (5.2 miles/8.4 kilometeres)

Rooftop pool and bar

A rooftop pool with adjacent bar overlooks the Copacabana beach. The Windsor Atlantica restaurant serves all meals including a complimentary daily breakfast with a selection of international and Brazilian items.

High-speed Internet

Plaza Copacabana Hotel guestrooms have complimentary high-speed Internet access, multi-line phones, and minibars. Bathrooms have showers only.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Plaza Copacabana Hotel is located on the Copacabana neighborhood and 10-minute drive from downtown.

The hotel restaurant serves Brazilian specialties and international cuisine for all meals, including a daily complimentary breakfast buffet.

Overlooking the beach, the rooftop terrace offers an outdoor pool and adjacent bar. Conference rooms, a business center, and free wireless Internet access are also provided.

This property is wheelchair-accessible.

Valet parking is complimentary.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 14 
  • Business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 237 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Restaurant 
  • Sauna 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Minibar 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Turndown service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Plasma TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast including a wide selection of Brazilian and international items is provided each morning in the hotel restaurant.

Windsor Atlantica - Traditional Brazilian brasserie specialties and international cuisine. Buffet or à la carte service. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

The Plaza Copacabana Hotel provides a rooftop outdoor pool, complimentary fitness center, and a sauna.

Famous Copacabana Beach is 150 meters (500 ft) from the hotel with adjacent running, walking, and cycling paths. This wide stretch of white-sand beach is fabled for sunbathing, swimming, and volleyball. Surfing and kayaking are among water sports available at Rio de Janeiro's beaches.

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

  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Parents traveling with a child under 18 must present the child’s birth certificate and photo ID (passport for foreign visitors) upon check-in. If only one parent or legal guardian is traveling with the child, that parent or legal guardian must also present a notarized consent of travel signed by both parents. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult with a Brazilian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Tourism fee: BRL 3 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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. This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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