Established in 1949 and renovated in 2007, this city hotel is a true work of engineering and architecture and has hosted distinguished and important personages since the moment of its inauguration. It is ideal for business travellers and holidaymakers alike and is a family-friendly establishment. The interiors are all in Carrara marble and fitted with Belgian crystal chandeliers. The hotel comprises a total of 156 elegantly furnished apartments, divided into 4 categories: Standard, Deluxe, Super Deluxe and Suites. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility and lift access. It also offers a café, a hairdressing salon, a bar, a TV lounge, a restaurant and conference facilities. Guests may take advantage of the Internet access (charges apply) and the room and laundry services.
This hotel is located in the best area of the so-called 'Corredor Cultural', which lies 15 minutes from the sandy beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema. It is set between buildings more than a century old, such as the Arcos Monument, the Municipal Theatre, the museums around Cinelandia Park and the National Museum Of Arts. The National Library and the US Consulate are also in the vicinity. Guests will find restaurants, bars and links to the public transport network within 500 m of the hotel, and it is just 800 m to the nearest nightclubs. The Rio Sul shopping centre is 8 km away. The hotel is 5 minutes from Santos Dumont Airport and 20-25 minutes from Galeao Tom Jobim International Airport.
All apartments come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub, as well as a telephone, a TV, broadband Internet access and a double bed. They are also equipped with a minibar/fridge, individually adjustable air conditioning and a safe, and all accommodation features either a balcony or a terrace.
This hotel features an indoor pool, and guests can take advantage of the poolside snack bar, sun loungers and parasols. They can also relax in the spa pool or sauna.
Guests may select their breakfast from a buffet, and the midday and evening meals may be enjoyed from a set menu. The evening meal is additionally available à la carte.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV