The grandest of Rio's hotels, Belmond Copacabana Palace is know for its exemplary service, fine dining, and complete luxury. Located on Brazil's most famous beach, this opulent hotel first opened its doors in 1923 and has had its share of famous guests. The convenient location places you close to not only the beach, but also the business district and the districts of Ipanema and Leblon. Visit the iconic Christ the Redeemer, explore the nearby islands, or visit the colonial buildings of central Rio. When you return to the hotel, experience complete relaxation at the spa which also includes a special menu developed by the renowned Chef Francesco Carli. With jaw-dropping views and unmatched service, you will find no better hotel than the Belmond Copacabana Palace.