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Selina Copacabana

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On the beach
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Desk, free WiFi, bed sheets
Desk, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Selina Copacabana

Selina Copacabana

3.0 star property
3-star beachfront hotel with bar/lounge, near Copacabana Beach

7.2/10 Good

698 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Bar
The price is NZ$78
Price available on 05/12/2022
Rua Almirante Gonçalves, 5 Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 22070-001

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Copacabana
  • Copacabana Beach - 3 min walk
  • Ipanema Beach - 17 min walk
  • Sugar Loaf Mountain - 6 min drive
  • Jornalista Mario Filho Stadium - 11 min drive
  • Shopping Tijuca - 35 min drive
  • Christ the Redeemer - 64 min drive
  • Museum of Tomorrow - 51 min drive

Getting around

  • Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont) - 22 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro International Airport (GIG) - 44 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro (RRJ-Jacarepaguá-Roberto Marinho) - 46 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Sao Cristovao Station - 11 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Central Station - 11 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station - 11 min drive
  • Cantagalo Station - 8 min walk
  • Ipanema-General Osorio Station - 16 min walk
  • Siqueira Campos Station - 21 min walk


  • Príncípe de Mônaco - 3 min walk
  • Monaco - 3 min walk
  • Bibi Sucos - 3 min walk
  • Starbucks - 3 min walk
  • Restaurante Emile - 4 min walk

About this property

Selina Copacabana

Selina Copacabana puts you 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Copacabana Beach and 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Ipanema Beach. You can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge, and continental breakfast is available daily. The helpful staff and WiFi get good marks from fellow travelers. Public transportation is close by: Cantagalo Station is just 8 minutes by foot.


English, Portuguese, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 109 rooms
  • Arranged over 10 floors


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - anytime
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID*
  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed (dogs only, up to 22 lbs)*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No onsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–11:00 AM
  • Bar/lounge

What to do

  • On the beach


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • 1 building/tower
  • Library


  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Shower only

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of BRL 20000 for adults and BRL 20000 for children (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • 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 to 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.


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of BRL 55 per pet, per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.


This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property accepts major credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Debret Hotel
Debret Rio de Janeiro
Hotel Debret
Hotel Debret Rio de Janeiro
Debret Hotel Rio De Janeiro
Hotel Debret Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
55/RIO Copacabana Hotel
55/RIO Hotel
55/RIO Copacabana
Selina Copacabana Hotel
Selina Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
Selina Copacabana Hotel Rio de Janeiro

Frequently asked questions

Does Selina Copacabana offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Selina Copacabana does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Selina Copacabana?
As of 26 November 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Selina Copacabana on 5 December 2022 start from NZ$78, including 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.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Selina Copacabana?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Selina Copacabana?
Yes, dogs are welcome, with a maximum weight of 22 lbs per pet. There's a charge of BRL 55 per pet, per day.
Is parking offered on site at Selina Copacabana?
Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Selina Copacabana.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Selina Copacabana?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
What is there to do at Selina Copacabana and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include Copacabana Beach (3-min walk) and Arpoador Beach (0.8 mi), along with Ipanema Beach (0.9 mi) and Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon (1.5 mi).
Are there restaurants at or near Selina Copacabana?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Monaco (3-min walk), Bibi Sucos (3-min walk), and Starbucks (3-min walk).
What's the area around Selina Copacabana like?
Selina Copacabana is a short 8-minute walk from Cantagalo Station and 3 minutes' walk from Copacabana Beach. Travelers give top marks for the hotel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings






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10/10 Exceptional

Carlos A, 8-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Ótima estadia
Ótima estadia. Bom atendimento da recepção, quarto amplo com vista da praia e roupa de cama de qualidade, espaço de co-working com vista da praia. Corredores podiam ser um pouco melhor iluminados.
Luiz, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Views of Copacabana beach. Great stay!!! Will definitely return.
Janini, 5-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Dane, 3-night trip
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2/10 Poor

2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Excellent location and nice room.
It was a great stay and we had a room with a beautiful view. The balcony was large with sun chairs but we spent our time on the beach. The only drawback is that it has small elevators and too many floors. Otherwise the room, service and location were perfect. I also liked the decor of our room. Well worth what we paid. I liked the shower it was spacious.
Robert, 2-night trip with friends
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4/10 Fair

Pretty disappointed
Was happy I was upgraded to a sea view. That’s the positive part. First two days there were no key cards that worked and it was terrible especially when the bathroom was outside the room.. they didn’t really apologize for the inconvenience which was horrible because u couldn’t lock your room and go take a shower without going to the reception in the bottom of the 10 story building without having to get a staff member from the reception to come help open your door. Which they seemed to really hate doing, so it never felt like it was okay to ask for access to your own private room.. I was really looking forward to this stay but I’m so disappointed now that I’m most definitely not going back. AC did not work and was very and was on when we entered the room so that’s really not environment friendly… the guy at the reception at check in was cool but…. There’s many better stays in Rio where your money is better spent. They didn’t even compensate anyone for the lack of keycards. It really feels like a prison when the guard has to walk you to your room like this, the least they could do was wire back some money or at least do something nice..
Rasmus, 4-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Extremely comfortable and excellent location
Our stay at Selina was very pleasant. The bed was extremely comfortable. The design of the room was impeccable and cheerful. The location of the Hotel is punctual. Beach front and close to tons of restaurants and bars.
Clarice, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Great value for your money
It was surprisingly good
Sabrina, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very Good location and service. The room I stay have beautiful views. Near the restaurants,bars and park.
Marcelo, 1-night trip
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