Copacabana Ocean Front Living Rm 2

Apartment - Private room · Avenida Atlântica, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro 22070-002, Brazil

Great large bedroom in a three bedroom apartment in the Posto 6 neighborhood of Copacabana. Right on the beach, this room gives you a desk, closet, printer, aircon, wifi and a double bed. Perfect for exploring all of Rio de Janeiro and then relaxing!

The Space

I am renting two bedrooms in a spacious 3 bedroom apartment in a building on the beach front in Copacabana! This is the listing for the second bedroom at $65.

This apartment is superbly located on Avenida Atlantica at the safe end of Copacabana beach. It is a fantastic location to explore all of Rio de Janeiro. Ipanema is a short 5 minute walk away and bus stops to all destinations in Rio are right across the street. Economical airport buses drop you off literally at the front of the building for R$13 vs. R$50 for a metered taxi. The subway station is 10 mins away by foot.

Both bedrooms have double beds, air conditioning and cable internet (10 mb "N" WiFi). Perfect for singles or couples. The apartment is in the back of the building so no sea views but it is quiet which is priceless here in bustling Rio de Janeiro. There is a full service kitchen with microwave means you can cook all your meals yourself.

Supermarkets and great restaurants are just steps away. There is a fantastic 24/7 restaurant on the same block with wonderful restaurant choices up and down Avenida Atlantica. The beach kiosks across the street are open all night for those spontaneous midnight coconut water or caipirinha runs.

Rio has a reputation as a violent and dangerous destination but this is rapidly changing. This apartment is one of the safest places in Rio. There is a 24/7 doorman on call in the building to let you in and out and attend to any and all requests. When the entire apartment is rented, I am in an adjoining unit and am readily available.

This is a great value bedroom on the beach in Rio de Janeiro.

Guest Access

Guests have access to the entire apartment- kitchen, living room and all associated items including a stand up surfboard (prior notice required to inflate it.)

Interaction with Guests

I make it a point to personally greet all guests when possible and show them the premises and the neighborhood. I am available pretty much 24/7 but I give the guests lots of privacy. I tend to be out of the area on weekends but respond quickly to emails or phone.

The Neighborhood

Posto 6 combines the best of easy access to upscale Ipanema as well as more moderately priced Copacabana. Must do's are the sunsets from Arpoador rock and I recommend visiting the forts on either end of Copacabana beach.

Getting around

Lots of buses down the main beach road and 7 minutes by foot to the Ipanema metro stop.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: $10 / night after the first guest
Minimum Stay: 3 nights
Security Deposit: $100
Cleaning Fee: $40
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Cancellation: Strict

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  • The flat is very well located, clean and comfortable! David is a very friendly and uncomplicated host. He gave me some nice tips about exploring the city and helped me making my stay unforgettable! I definitely want to recommend Davids flat. See you soon!

    April 2014
  • David's apartment is in the perfect location - on the road that runs along Copacabana beach (also where you get the airport buses from) and 10 mins walk to Ipanema. The room we stayed in was very large, had excellent wifi and air con, David was a very helpful host - showed us around the area and explained everything we needed to know about Rio. Had access to kitchen with all the appliances we needed - very useful when staying in expensive Rio for 8 nights! I would definitely recommend David's place to anyone.

    March 2014
  • David was an excellent host during our stay and his apartment is in the perfect location on Copacabana beach. David's recommendations for attractions and things to do were great and my friend and I had an amazing time. I highly recommend staying in his apartment if you get the chance.

    January 2014
  • David was a great host and thoroughly enjoyed my stay with him. He gave me lots of helpful advice on good places to go for music and eating locally.

    The apartment is very well located, in a older style building with lots of charm and good security and right on the Copacabana beach. You were also in walking distance of Ipanema beach, subway and the buses right outside your door.

    The room was clean and comfortable and very little noise. He provided good internet connection as well.

    Dont hesitate to stay with David.

    December 2013
  • Great host, great location! Thanks for taking the time to show me around David. It made my rainy trip so much better!

    If you want to be by the beach and have a host who knows the Carioca lifestyle. You should stay at David's.

    November 2013
  • Enjoyed my stay in Rio! The location of David's apartment is fantastic! David met me on my arrival day and got me oriented to the neighbourhood and the apartment. He was most helpful and friendly! Our paths didn't cross too much during my stay...tho he was only an email away! I would recommend staying at David's place.

    October 2013
  • Copacabana 해변 바로 앞에 닿아 있으며 Ipanema 해변까지도 걸어서 갈 수 있는 매력적인 위치를 가지고 있음.
    방의 컨디션은 나쁘지 않으나, 엘레베이터 소음이 벽을 통해 전달됨.
    (밤 늦은 시간은 그리 들리지 않아서 큰 문제가 되지는 않았음)
    데이비드와의 커뮤니케이션은 영어가 잘 통함으로 의사소통에 문제가 없고, 주변의 상점, 음식점등의 위치를 상세히 알려줌(친절함)

    May 2013
  • Appartement très bien situé pour visiter les plages mytiques de RIO. Bon acceuil de David qui nous a donné pas mal d'info et qui c'est déplacé dans le quartier pour nous montrer les points d'intérêts. Appartement calme avec un ordinateur à disposition.

    May 2013
  • David war a great host! Although I arrived a bit late, he took the time not only showing me the appartment, but also the surroundings, e.g. supermarket or ATM. He was very friendly and the flat was quite tidy. I got a room with approx. 15-20 sqm, which was more than enough for me. I could use the kitchen, the bathroom and the guest notebook David provided. Location of the flat is fantasic, in front of the door lies Copacabana beach, nearby are the sofitel hotel which costs 10x more a night. Ipanema beach is not far, too, approx 10 min walk. I felt really at home and would recommend David strongly.

    April 2013
  • David was super friendly and extremely helpful with everything. He had plenty of guides and advice on what to do and even gave me snorkeling gear and a volley ball for the beach. THANKS!

    April 2013
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Hi! I am a native San Franciscan relocated to Rio de Janeiro. I like outdoor activities and I love to show people the best Rio has to offer. Beach vollyball, hiking to the Christ statute and to hidden waterfalls, night swimming in Arpoador, biking around Lagoa, stand-up surfing right out the front door. Combined with the fantastic nightlife, this makes Rio a truly wonderful city. I am offering this two bedroom apartment at a budget price to help you save money for what really counts when travelling - experiences!
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