Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro

Copacabana is a popular beach in the southern part of Rio de Janeiro, famous for its clean sea water and a friendly spirit.

It is easy to get the place, as there are three metro stations. Also, several bus routes connect it to the other parts of the city.

The Copacabana Beach hosts millions of visitors every year, especially in the New Year Eve. The area nearby is full of world-class hotels, bars, café, restaurants, and shops.

On the beach

The place is lively, and there are a lot of sports activities, such as beach volleyball and football.

While on the beach, a tourist can use all necessary services, such as lifeguard, changing rooms, toilets, showers, sunbeds, umbrellas, and car parking.

Copacabana beach is also popular for its great nightlife. The area is relatively safe and patrolled regularly by the police.

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Hotels near the beach

There is a lot of modern beachfront hotels available for the visitors. A few examples are:

  • Arena Copacabana Hotel (4 stars, free wifi and breakfast for guests)
  • W Marriott Hotel Rio de Janeiro (4 stars, offers free wifi)
  • Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel (4 stars, free wifi and breakfast for guests)
  • Hotel Sesc Copacabana
  • Tulip Inn Rio Copacabana
  • Windsor Palace Hotel


  • Lifeguard
  • Disabled Access
  • Toilets
  • Car Parking
  • Watersports
  • Changing Rooms
  • Showers
  • Sunbeds
  • Umbrellas
This beach also may be known as:
  • Praia de Copacabana

Beach on the map

Avenida Atlantica, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil