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Rua Cinco de Julho 195, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22051-030 Brazil
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#144 of 349 in Rio de Janeiro
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See why so many travellers make Majestic Rio Palace Hotel their hotel of choice when visiting Rio de Janeiro. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a family-friendly setting with an array of amenities designed for travellers like you.

Guest rooms offer a flat screen TV, a minibar, and air conditioning, and Rio Palace makes getting online easy as free wifi is available.

You can also take advantage of some of the amenities offered by the hotel, including 24 hour front desk, a concierge, and room service. In addition, guests can enjoy a rooftop pool and free breakfast during their visit. As an added convenience, there is paid private parking available on-site.

Nearby landmarks such as Leme (1.6 mi) and Parque Lage (1.6 mi) make Majestic Rio Palace Hotel a great place to stay when visiting Rio de Janeiro.

When you’re feeling hungry, be sure to check out Rota 66, Guacamole Cocina Mexicana, and Cantina Copaleme, which are some Mexican restaurants that are popular with locals and out-of-towners alike.

Rio de Janeiro is also known for some great monuments and statues, including Corcovado Christ the Redeemer, Federico Chopin Statue, and Paineiras Visitors' Center, which are not too far from Majestic Rio Palace Hotel.

We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel as you experience all of the things Rio de Janeiro has to offer.

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Property amenities
Paid private parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Car hire
Parking
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Rooftop pool
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Spa
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Newspaper
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Room service
Safe
Minibar
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
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Residential Neighbourhood
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese

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Grade: 100 out of 100
132Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
7Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Andres C wrote a review Mar 2022
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Sticking to facts describing this hotel is hard since this was one of the worst stays I have ever experienced. In summary, this hotel did everything to keep our payment and to avoid taking responsibility, probably because they knew we were just travelling through. Also, the hotel was contacted after our experience, denying us a refund of our whole stay. Service We had ordered a double-bed room via Hotels.com. When we arrived, we received a room with 3 single beds. When we complained, we were told the hotel was fully booked and nothing could be done. After standing our ground, suddenly there were rooms available. We got an "upgrade" (in other words, what we had initially payed for)... to a room with two single beds. When asked for the correct room again, we finally got a room with a double-bed, only this time, the WiFi was shut off on this floor. Cleaning The worst part and reason for our immediate departure from the hotel (we did not sleep there even one night). First, all the rooms (we got to see three of them) were in very bad shape with uncleaned stains on floors, furniture and walls. Secondly, and a big warning-sign, was finding silverfish (insects) on the floor (usually a good sign of bad cleaning and standard of the hotel). We did however consider our stay one night, and when we were going to bed we found it was filled with unexplainable small black round balls (not sure what this was). After complaining about this, the hotels answer was to give us new sheets that we should change ourselves. This was ultimately the reason for us leaving. When we were given sheets, we noticed they kept pillows on the floor in the storage, without any protection. Standard The standard of the rooms do not represent the 3 stars they claim to have. It is clear, after had observed 3 separate rooms, that the whole hotel is run down. Marks on the floor, walls and on the furniture all shows this is the case. The AC installed are very loud. The rooms also are not representative of the photos they promote. Not one single room of the ones we looked at had a bathroom like the pictures describing it. They all instead had nets in the ceilings (it looked like they were renovating the ceilings in all bathrooms) so you could see pipes and cables in plain sight.
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Date of stay: February 2022
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Zamir Hussain wrote a review Feb 2022
Bradford, United Kingdom106 contributions113 helpful votes
My son and I stayed at this hotel at the end January and again at the beginning of February 2022 whilst holidaying in Brazil. From the minute we checked in, Sergio was superb and advised of the local amenities including the Metro. Sergio even tried to purchase our bus tickets to Foz Doz Iguazu which is where went next to see the spectacular Iguacu Falls in Brazil and the Argentinian side. If you take a left from this hotel and walk for about 3minutes, cross the road and you are right on Copacabana. Take a right then cross the road and you will see the supermarket which we visited regularly for water, continue going past this supermarket about 3 blocks and you will come across the Cambio meaning currency exchange. We received an excellent rate for the British pound. The superior room is spacious, clean with a large bathroom. Certainly worth paying a bit more for this room. We opted for the breakfast package and weren’t disappointed, s range of options including eggs, pancakes, Brazilian cheese bread, choice of drinks, cakes etc. On our return from Foz Do Iguacu our second stay coincided with my sons birthday, The management gave us a pleasant surprise by leaving a beautiful note on their headed paper with a lovely tasty cake. We are actually still here and are due to fly home this evening back to London. What a lovely hotel and well placed with brilliant staff. Thank you everyone at the Windsor Martinique.
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Date of stay: February 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Benjamin-traveler wrote a review Mar 2020
New York City, New York569 contributions104 helpful votes
If you're on a budget and grab a great price... why not... Location is ok, but a couple of blocks distant from the beach. Don't expect much from the pool (small, on the rooftop with no views) and the gym (one treadmill, one broken bike from what I recall). Room was clean, but a little smelly (old tobacco smell? I am very sensitive). Bathroom was clean, a little old. Overall it is a well-worn hotel with the classic Brazilian style from the 70's, that will allow you to visit the city on a budget... for a more luxurious feeling, pick some place else!
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Michael U wrote a review Nov 2019
Las Vegas, Nevada40911 contributions892 helpful votes
Conveniently located, but only "English-fluent" when a specific staff-member is on-site, Majestic Rio Palace Hotel offers good value and a convenient Copacabana location but is mis-advertised as relates to the 24/7 Gym that actually opens at 7:00am and closes at 10:00pm.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Response from Navigator49954826219, Gerente geral at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel
Responded 7 Nov 2019
Dear Guest, We are grateful for your feedback and for choosing our hotel. All your comments are welcome as they allow improvements to be made. Good to know that our location met your needs and expectations. The gym opening hours information has already been corrected. Hope see you again. Best regards, Flávio Castro General Manager
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Brazil_Rio wrote a review Jun 2019
Rio de Janeiro, RJ3047 contributions24 helpful votes
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I don't understand why there are so many bad opinions about this hotel. Of course is not a fancy place, but is is comfortable, in a nice area, near everything. The staff is great, polited and always help. The breakfast is good, with options to everyone. Walking distance to the beach and commerce around. I would to return anytime. The only problem to me is an absence of a parking lot. BR
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Date of stay: June 2019Trip type: Travelled
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Response from Navigator49954826219, Gerente geral at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel
Responded 7 Nov 2019
Dear Guest, We are happy for your initiative in choosing our hotel and for giving your feedback, which is very important to us. It's great to know that your expectations and needs have been met. We look forward to another opportunity to welcome you. Best from Rio, Flávio Castro General Manager
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PRICE RANGE
US$33 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
BrazilState of Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroZona Sul (South Zone) / Copacabana
NUMBER OF ROOMS
100
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Frequently Asked Questions about Majestic Rio Palace Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
Nearby attractions include SESC Copacabana (0.4 km), Cine Joia (0.4 km), and Igreja Sao Paulo Apostolo (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
Yes, paid private parking on-site is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Haru Sushi Bar, Braseiro, and Pappa Jack Copacabana.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, and a sauna during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese.
Are there any historical sites close to Majestic Rio Palace Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Fortaleza de Santa Cruz da Barra (7.0 km), Forte de Copacabana (1.7 km), and Parque Lage (2.6 km).