Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, Penthouse For Sale

copacabanaWhen Rio was the capital of Brazil this was considered one of the best neighborhoods in the country if not the best. Therefore the sea front apartments are extremely luxurious and classical.

Copacabana begins at Princesa Isabel Avenue and ends at Posto Seis (lifeguard watchtower Six). Beyond Copacabana, there are two small beaches: one, inside Fort Copacabana and other, right after it: Diabo (“Devil”) Beach. Arpoador beach, where surfers used to go after its perfect waves, comes in the sequence, followed by the famous borough of Ipanema. The area will be one of the four “Olympic Zones” during the 2016 Summer Olympics.

[box type=”note” style=”rounded” border=”full”]According to Riotur, the Tourism Secretariat of Rio de Janeiro, there are 63 hotels and 10 hostels in Copacabana.[/box]

Penthouse in Rio de Janeiro with sea and mountain view

R$2250000 / 4br – 240m2 – Penthouse Copacabana (Rio de Janeiro)

Aerial view of Copacabana beach - Río de Janeiro, Brasil - February 2011
Aerial view of Copacabana beach – Río de Janeiro, Brasil – February 2011
4 bedrooms with built in amarios, 3 bathrooms, living room divided into 3 rooms, terracing with 47 m2, parking space, single coverage. Also, has a traditional maid’s room. The owner is accepting proposals and exchange for less valuable property in southern Rio de Janeiro area.

There are historic forts at both ends of Copacabana beach; Fort Copacabana, built in 1914, is at the south end by Posto Seis and Fort Duque de Caxias, built in 1779, at the north end. One curiosity is that the lifeguard watchtower of Posto Seis never existed.

Hotels, restaurants, bars, night clubs and residential buildings dot the promenade.

Copacabana Beach plays host to millions of revellers during the annual New Year’s Eve celebrations and, in most years, has been the official venue of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.


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