Deluxe Oceanfront Suite
Key selling points | Exquisitely designed by Philippe Starck, the suite features the designer’s own Dali-esque ear-shaped mirrors, white Greek marble bathrooms and mid-century-style furniture for a retro touch.
The king-size bed is placed to maximize the ocean view, and a large terrace offers unobstructed views of Ipanema Beach and the Two Brothers Mountains.
Standout service | The hotel’s VIPet program includes outfitting pet owner’s rooms with a pillow-top bed with embroidered linen, water and food bowls, and hygienic pads.
Style | Modern with retro elements, by Philippe Starck, 2012
Special amenities | 600-thread-count Trussardi linens, 32- and 50-inch flat-screen TVs, iPod dock, full-size Granado toiletries, Nespresso coffee machine, iPanema RJ flip flops
Square footage | 1,400
Number of rooms in suite | Two
Number of bathrooms | One and one half-bath
Number of rooms and suites in hotel | 89, including ten suites
Who’s slept here? | Beyoncé Knowles, P. Diddy, Madonna and model Alessandra Ambrosio have been spotted at the hotel.
Nightly rate | $3,840