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Located in Copacabana within a mile (2 km) of Edmundo Bittencourt Square, Windsor Excelsior Hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. This 4-star hotel welcomes guests with 233 rooms and conveniences like an outdoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. On the beach, it's also near Sugar Loaf Mountain and Corcovado.

Dining

Start your day off right with a free buffet breakfast served from 6 AM to 10 AM. Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Satisfy your hunger from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service.

Rooms

All of Windsor Excelsior Hotel's 233 soundproofed rooms provide minibars, free local calls, and safes. 26-inch LCD TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Rooms also include desks.

Property features

Guests staying at Windsor Excelsior Hotel enjoy an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a sauna. You can take advantage of free parking, along with a free airport shuttle during limited hours. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and 7 meeting rooms.

Highlights

  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located on a beachfront boulevard, the Excelsior Copacabana Hotel is located near popular beach destinations including Copacaba Beach, Ipanema Beach and Leme Beach.

The hotel maintains a barraca (beach shack) with complimentary towels, umbrellas, and lounge chairs on Copacabana Beach.

A staffed business center offers 6 workstations, a printer, copier, and fax machine.

The fitness center contains cardiovascular machines, free weights, and a sauna. Complimentary airport transportation is provided during limited hours. Complimentary self parking available on-site.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Sauna 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 233 
  • Number of floors - 12 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 7 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 399 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Free beach cabanas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Year Built 2000 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4295 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Minibar 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is provided each morning.

Excelsior - Known for its sumptuous buffets that include a complimentary breakfast buffet for guests. It serves à la carte meals for lunch and dinner. International fare with Brazilian touches. Views of Atlantic Avenue.

Rooftop bar - Poolside bar serving snacks and drinks until early evening.

Nearby Things to Do

The 7.5-m (25-ft) rooftop pool offers panoramic views from its wide sundeck. The fitness center contains cardiovascular machines, free weights, and a sauna.

The hotel faces Copacabana Beach and provides complimentary beach towels as well as umbrellas, and lounge chairs(complimentary, but gratuities are customary).

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 

Accessibility

To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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

Fees

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.

Hotel Name

  • Excelsior Windsor
  • Hotel Windsor Excelsior
  • Windsor Excelsior
  • Windsor Excelsior Hotel
  • Windsor Excelsior Hotel Rio de Janeiro
  • Windsor Excelsior Rio de Janeiro
  • Windsor Excelsior Hotel Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

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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