Pretty good but rooms somewhat worn looking! A review of Hotel Marina Palace
Good location but the room I stayed in (Deluxe room via Amazon) seemed a bit worn - not dirty apart from mysterious cigarette ash in the bidet when I arrived, but worn in the sense of having seen better days.
Only two lifts were working (out of three) when I was there - so service to the 26 floors was slow. Also the lobby seemed to be crowded always with lots of people hanging around.
Beware the doormen's offer to find you a cab. One offered me a cab to the train station at the bottom of the Christ Statue for 40 Reals - the driver turned out to be some unlicensed guy in a clapped out Ford Escort.
I hailed a licensed cab on the road outside which got me there for 15 Reals.
Breakfast in the morning was pretty good in a nice clean restaurant. Location immediately across from beach was also good.
Toiletries in room were interesting - first hotel I have been in that included a free pack of three condoms along with the shower cap and sewing set!