SPECTACULAR 4 BEDROOM LUXURY PENTHOUSE - WRAP AROUND TERRACES, SLEEPS 8

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David Parker

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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SPECTACULAR 4 BEDROOM LUXURY PENTHOUSE - WRAP AROUND TERRACES, SLEEPS 8

Copacabana Apartment Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedrooms, (1 Private Library with Sleep Sofa), 2 Full Baths, Sleeps 8

*****Click 'More Details' BELOW for WORLD CUP information. PLEASE READ BEFORE CONTACTING ME ABOUT W.C.****

This just renovated, luxury penthouse is the perfect solution for families or friends or business groups who want to experience the best of Rio de Janeiro while staying together in the privacy an elegant home. And at a VERY AFFORDABLE PRICE!

The penthouse offers 3 bedrooms and a private library with a new and very comfortable convertible sofa, easily accommodating up to 8 people.

You’ll find yourself in the very center of Copacabana, just 2 blocks from its world-famous beaches, in a bustling and very safe neighborhood, with a colorful choice of restaurants, cafes, shopping and supermarkets.

You’ll be living high above the busy streets of Copacabana – the heart of Rio – with spectacular views of the mountains, city and ocean, in one of the city’s safest neighborhoods in a completely secure building with a doorman and security 24/7.

So come and relax and enjoy one of the world's most unique and beautiful cites in the world in your very own home in the sky!

INCLUDED FREE:

*A Full-time Bi-Lingual Concierge to help with transportation, tours, reservations, tips and advice to get the most out of your time in Rio!!

*Full-time Maid Service - 5 days a week

*Hi-Speed WiFi in every room (20 Mg)

*Cable TV

*A/C in Every Room

***NO Service, Cleaning, Taxes or Hidden Charges of any kind!

***LARGER GROUPS This Penthouse can be integrated into the independent, but adjoining 3 bedroom, duplex penthouse for a total of 7 bedrooms, four bathrooms, accommodating 12-16.. (See HomeAway #359605 ) Contact owner for more information.

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Suitability:
  • smoking allowed
  • alternative lifestyle
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • Events Allowed
  • Singles
  • Groups
  • Weddings
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

David Parker

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2010
Speaks portuguese, english
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I work in the magazine and documentary film business based in Los Angeles, New York and Rio.

I discovered Brazil in 2000, and began traveling often to get to know the country and people better. With lots of flexibility in my work, I spend more than 4 months a year in Brazil. I bought this very special duplex penthouse 5 years ago. It's a bit a paradise just 2 blocks from the beach.

David Parker purchased this apartment in 2009

I bought this apartment because it was right in the middle of my favorite neighborhood, Copacabana. Copacabana is the original beach city of Rio. And has all the charm and life of a vital city. It's also so much more convenient to reach the downtown or other locations such as Ipanema.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Spectacular 4 Bedroom Luxury Penthouse - Wrap Around Terraces, Sleeps 8
average rating of 4.923077 based on 45 reviews
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Spectacular 4 Bedroom Luxury Penthouse - Wrap Around Terraces, Sleeps 8
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p376938
+1 212-213-6594
Copacabana Rio de Janeiro City
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The best accommodations in Rio!!

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
David, Junior, and Maralene were wonderful hosts and we can't wait to return. We highly recommend David's penthouse to anyone visiting Rio as there is no question on where we will stay upon our return.

We traveled to Rio for a wedding. We had 9 guests staying in the penthouse and were all very comfortable...while we were all together, we also had our own space. The penthouse was exactly as described in the photos...very clean, well kept, and beautifully decorated. Maralene kept the apartment spotless! The terrace that wrapped around the penthouse was wonderful and we slept with the terrace doors of our bedroom open each night which was such a wonderful treat.

We were a bit nervous about traveling to Rio and spent many months planning/researching our trip. David had been very helpful every step of the way in addressing any concerns/questions that we had, and we had many! David really took the time to make us feel comfortable. y.

David's penthouse is located just two blocks from Copacabana beach in an active part of town, the surrounding streets felt safe and never deserted. The penthouse is located in a locked building with a 24 hour attendant which made us feel secure. There are grocery stores, ATM machines, restaurants, and a great 24 hour juice bar within a block. Junior directed us to a great cafe for breakfast just 2 blocks away- Cafeina, which was delicious!

Junior was especially great...some of our guests arrived at different times and he made sure that he was present to greet them and answer any questions that they had. He made coffee upon arrival and provided us with a beautiful basket of treats! He checked in with us regularly and was available to us via phone as needed when we had questions...he was our own personal concierge with so much knowledge about the city! He even helped with our luggage!
Thank you David!!!
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Spectacular 4 Bedroom Luxury Penthouse - Wrap Around Terraces, Sleeps 8
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p376938
+1 212-213-6594
Copacabana Rio de Janeiro City
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Excellent accommodations and beautiful living arra

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
The experience was wonderful! The penthouse was beautiful and spacious, and overlooked the view of the city. We were greeted with a beautiful fruit basket and wine. The rooms were spacious, clean and decorating beautifully. The common areas were comfortable and the roof top terrace was extremely relaxing.
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Spectacular 4 Bedroom Luxury Penthouse - Wrap Around Terraces, Sleeps 8
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p376938
+1 212-213-6594
Copacabana Rio de Janeiro City
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Perfect headquarters for your trip to Rio

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
I can't say enough good things about the Coral Penthouse, it's owner and staff!

We were a group of 8, all couples and had an amazing time. The penthouse is in the perfect location to grab the subway or bus, a short walk to Copacabana Beach (a little over a block) with great food and shopping along the way. It is nice to have a place to cook and relax after a long day (or night) of sightseeing. Very safe and the staff went out of their way to help us with our plans, transportation to and from the airport, and were always making sure we had everything we needed!

It is also great to have a cleaning lady. This is very unusual when you rent a place to stay and I didn't even realize we did until we got there! The beds were very comfortable to after a long day!

We rented the 3 bedroom plus the library and it was perfect for our group.

It is right in the heart of Copacabana. A sort walk to Copacabana Beach and a little further to Ipanema. We were able to grab the bus right outside to the Arboretum We hopped the Subway at the end of the block to Santa Therese and the business district for shopping. We walked a block to the dance studio for our Samba Lessons and later we grabbed a cab at the corner to take us to Rio Scenarium to practice our moves!

We would definitely stay again the next time we go to Rio and will recommend to anyone who wishes to visit Rio and all of its culture and beauty!!!
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Spectacular 4 Bedroom Luxury Penthouse - Wrap Around Terraces, Sleeps 8
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p376938
+1 212-213-6594
Copacabana Rio de Janeiro City
5

The best accommodations in Rio!!!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
David, Junior, Bruno, and Maralene were wonderful hosts and we can't wait to return. We highly recommend David's penthouse to anyone visiting Rio as there is no question on where we will stay upon our return. David and his staff provide everything from electrical plug converters...wifi... beach towels....everything was taken care of!

We traveled to Rio for a wedding. We had 9 guests staying in the penthouse and were all very comfortable...while we were all together, we also had our own space. The penthouse was exactly as described in the photos...very clean, well kept, and beautifully decorated. Maralene kept the apartment spotless! The terrace that wrapped around the penthouse was wonderful and we slept with the terrace doors of our bedroom open each night which was such a wonderful treat. No bugs in Rio!

We were a bit nervous about traveling to Rio and spent many months planning/researching our trip. David had been very helpful every step of the way in addressing any concerns/questions that we had, and we had many! David really took the time to make us feel comfortable. The penthouse was perfect for us in every way. Junior and David assisted us in finding great restaurants and made suggestions for us to see many of the beautiful sights in Rio.

We had many other family/friends in Rio due to the wedding that brought us all there and the penthouse was the perfect gathering spot between our activities. This would not have been possible in a hotel and our experience would not have been as perfect as it was if it were not for the penthouse!

David's penthouse is located just two blocks from Copacabana beach in an active part of town, the surrounding streets felt safe and never deserted. The penthouse is located in a locked building with a 24 hour attendant which made us feel secure. There are grocery stores, ATM machines, restaurants, and a great 24 hour juice bar within a block. Junior directed us to a great cafe for breakfast just 2 blocks away- Cafeina, which was delicious!

Junior was especially great...some of our guests arrived at different times and he made sure that he was present to greet them and answer any questions that they had. He made coffee upon arrival and provided us with a beautiful basket of treats! He checked in with us regularly and was available to us via phone as needed when we had questions....he was our own personal concierge with so much knowledge about the city! He even helped with our luggage!
Helpful votes: 3/3
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Spectacular 4 Bedroom Luxury Penthouse - Wrap Around Terraces, Sleeps 8
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p376938
+1 212-213-6594
Copacabana Rio de Janeiro City
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Simply Excellent!!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
It gives me extreme pleasure to be able to write this review. It is the least that I can do to thank the owner David, and his staff for a spectacular stay.

I rented out both sides of this home for some VIP clients, my parents and their friends. One of the best things I had planned for their stay. I service began from my first contact with David. Every email I wrote with questions, was responded to that same day, and made me feel comfortable from the start.

Since I live in Rio, I asked to visit the apartment, as to sometimes in Rio you don't get what the photo shows. How happy I was to see that the quality of the apartment was exactly what I saw.

The apartment is extremely well kept, from the paint, to the exotic artwork, the first class bathrooms, and even the items in the kitchen. They seem to have thought of everything that would be needed. We were given VIP service from the start. Remember, we were a group of 12, so had a lot of luggage. The staff was there to take our bags upstairs, as if we were in a hotel. There was even daily maid service. I always had access to assistance, at whatever time.

I myself was lucky enough to catch the owner while he was in Rio, and he made it a point to greet my family personally. What a difference it makes when you rent a quality home, from quality people.

Looking forward to the next time of renting it again. Thank you David and staff!!
Helpful votes: 1/1
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This 4 bedroom Penthouse can be integrated into the independent, but adjoining 3 bedroom Duplex Penthouse and can be rented together for a total of 7 bedrooms (See HomeAway #359605) or separately (See HomeAway #327207),

That is why they share reviews. Please contact me if you have any questions.

Here a link with a slide show with additional photos of the Penthouse:

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Copacabana Apartment Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
LAST MINUTE BOOKING DISCOUNT
Feb 1 2014 - Jun 10 2014
3 night minimum stay
$425
From
$475
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,975
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
The World Cup
Jun 12 2014 - Jul 14 2014
33 night minimum stay
$33,000
Flat fee
 
 
Christmas and New Years
Dec 23 - Jan 3
7 night minimum stay
$8,750
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$500
From
$600
Fri,Sat
$3,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500.00
Notes For Larger Groups, ask about the 7 bedroom penthouse at $1,000/night for up to 14 guests.

LAST MINUTE BOOKING 15% DISCOUNT -- This applies if you reserve within 15 days or less of your check-in date.

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Amenities

Copacabana Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 11
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Romantic
General:
  • Telephone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Garage ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking On Street
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Safe
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Elevator
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Laundry Soap
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Blender
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Kitchen ...
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • Dining
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Can have 2 twin beds
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Can have 2 twin beds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Double Doors to Terraces
    Private Library - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , Private library with new sofa bed. 1 queen or 2 single beds.
  • A private library with a comfortable sleep sofa is suitable as a 4th bedroom. Can be set up as 1 queen or 2 single beds.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • MP3 Dock
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Beach Towels
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Deck Furniture
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • smoking allowed ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • Events Allowed
  • Singles
  • Groups
  • Weddings
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • Housekeeping
  • Housekeeper
  • Concierge
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • forests
  • live theater
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • whitewater rafting
  • golf privileges optional
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • mountain climbing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing

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