The Mercure Rio de Janeiro Arpoador hotel is located by the famous Ipanema beach, 7.5 miles (12 km) from Santos Dumont Airport. It is located in a strategic area, with access to the main tourist attractions in Rio de Janeiro. The comfortable rooms boast modern decor, air conditioning and WIFI. The hotel also features a leisure area complete with pool, fitness center and sauna. What's more, some apartments offer incredible views of the Girl from Ipanema Park and the ocean.