Copacabana Palace by Orient-Express
- A glamorous art-deco landmark overlooking Copacabana Beach
Recently renovated, the famous Copacabana Palace presents itself in a brand new contemporary style. Superbly positioned overlooking the sea, this glamorous hotel in Rio has been welcoming the rich and famous since its doors swung open in 1923. Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers danced here and The Rolling Stones prepared, in one of its grandest salons, before their 2006 concert on the beach. Brazil jet-setters gather and soak up the sun by the magnificent pool.
Sunbathe, swim and socialise in one of Rio’s largest and most attractive swimming pools. A team of pool assistants is on hand to cater to your every request, from fresh towels to cool drinks and light dishes from the pool menu. The exclusive beach service provides sun lounges, umbrellas and water. Copacabana Palace boasts one of Rio’s finest spas. Relax in this sophisticated sanctuary and enjoy the treatment rituals to tone, revitalise and purify both body and soul. Within elegant and tranquil surroundings, features include seven treatment rooms, two double treatment suites, fitness centre, hair salon, sauna and relaxation area.
The hotel offers two restaurants. The Italian Cipriani is known as one of the best restaurants in Rio and named after perhaps the finest hotel in Venice. This award-winning restaurant offers exceptional Northern Italian cuisine. Located in the heart of the hotel Cipriani Restaurant’s kitchen, the Chef’s Table is one of the most exclusive fine-dining adventures in Rio. The special menu is paired with carefully selected wines and guests follow Chef as he prepares an array of dishes inspired by the day’s freshest ingredients. Meanwhile, the Pérgula restaurant, located by the pool offers first-class Brazilian and international cuisine in a refined yet relaxed atmosphere. The casual poolside ambiance is perfect for Pérgula’s renowned Sunday Brunch.