this apartment is adequate for two (a couple) or three people. even a couple with a children. the apartment is placed in a very quiet street in copacabana which is hard to find. it's in 3 blocks away from copacabana beach (5 minute walk) and the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon. 100 meters to the Cantagalo subway station (with cash machines for easy cash withdrawal), which can take you to Ipanema and Downtown in a matter of minutes. there are bakeries, restaurants, bars, markets and drugstores nearby.