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Rio de Janeiro Brazil Accommodations

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The Rio de Janeiro center is approximately the area of Sambodrome and 1 mile west of Museu da Chacara do Ceu.

Rio de Janeiro is a captivating city that seems to pulse to its own samba beat. From the live music to the wild monkeys and toucans, there's something persistently wild about this city The world-famous beaches and much-anticipated Carnival celebration are some of Rio's most popular highlights, but there's far more to discover here. Delve into Brazil's history at the Museu Historico Nacional, explore the peaceful gardens at Jardim Botanico, or climb the 215 colorful steps from the Rua Joaquim Silva known as the Escadaria Selaron. More from this guide...

Rio de Janeiro Hotels/Motels & Accommodations

Rio Aeroporto Hotel
+1-888-690-5281
Av. Vinte De Janeiro South / N – 3º Piso Aeroporto, Rio De Janeiro, 21941 Brazil
  • 3 star hotel
Holiday Inn Rio De Janeiro Porto Maravilha
+1-800-230-4134
Via D1 Projetada Paa 12.242 North 300 Santo Cristo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 3-star hotel
  • 244 rooms in hotel
Hotel Monte Alegre : Rua Riachuelo 213 Centro
+1-800-997-5148
Rua Riachuelo 213 Centro, Rio De Janeiro, 20230011 Brazil
  • Affordable Beach hotel
  • Check-in: 02:00 pm
  • For only 54%, the bathroom was ok
  • Near all bars
Rios Nice Hotel - Rio De Janeiro Rua Do Riachuelo 201 Centro, Rio De Janeiro, 20230 Brazil
  • Three Star Downtown property
  • Check-in: 14:00 PM
  • Not very comfortable
  • For only 52%, the bathroom was ok
Arcos Rio Palace Hotel - Rio De Janeiro
+1-888-305-3366
Av. Mem De Sá 117 Lapa, Rio De Janeiro, 20030 Brazil
  • 3-star property
  • Access to gym on-site
Granada in Rio De Janeiro Avenida Gomes Freire 530 Centro, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
  • Expensive hotel
  • Check-in time: 13:00
  • Good facilities
  • Excellent location
Rios Presidente Hotel : Rua Pedro I 19 Centro Rua Pedro I 19 Centro, Rio De Janeiro, 20060 Brazil
  • Affordable Downtown hotel
  • 195 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Fair Hotel
  • Good location
Relais & Chateaux Santa Teresa : Rua Almirante Alexandrino 660 Rua Almirante Alexandrino 660, Rio De Janeiro, 20241 Brazil
  • Luxury 5 star Downtown hotel
  • 40 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Great cafe
  • Easily accessible by car, said 70%
From$300
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews Call
Villa Reggia Hotel : Rua Sacadura Cabral 136
+1-888-690-5281
Rua Sacadura Cabral 136, Rio De Janeiro, 20081 Brazil
  • Three Star Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has 2 meeting rooms
  • There was no room
  • Tasty breakfast
La Maison by Dussol
+1-800-230-4134
Avenida Rio Branco 156 Sala 707 Centro, Rio De Janeiro, 20040 Brazil
  • Luxurious Five Star property
  • 2 conference rooms in property
  • World class service
  • Great location
Hotel Atlantico Business Centro Rua Senador Dantas 25, Rio De Janeiro, 20031 Brazil
  • Midscale property
Hotel Inglês Ltda
+1-888-690-5247
Rua Silveira Martins 20 Flamengo, Rio De Janeiro, 22221 Brazil
  • 2-star Beach hotel
  • Check-in time: 13:00
Ibiza Copacabana
+1-888-305-3366
Rua Belford Roxo 250, Copacabana Rio De Janeiro, 22020 Brazil ~3.99 miles south of Rio de Janeiro
  • Mid-scale property
  • Awful rooms
  • Breakfast is good
Hotel Atlantico Copacabana
+1-800-881-1523
R. Siqueira Campos 90, Rio De Janeiro, 22031 Brazil
  • Affordable property
  • Hotel has 175 rooms
  • Value below average
  • Service should be more professional
Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel - Rio De Janeiro
+1-888-283-3404
Avenida Atlântica 1500, Rio De Janeiro, 22020 Brazil
  • At the Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel, you'll enjoy exactly what it is that Rio de Janeiro has to offer - breathtaking beaches and a vibrant city. This hotel is located right on Copacabana Beach and is near the heart of the city. Not only can you enjoy the activities that come along with the beach, but you can also explore the city, including fine restaurants, a spirited night life, retail shops, and historic sites. The hotel offers several attractions itself. Swim in the rooftop pool that overlooks the sea. Work out in the state-of-the-art gym while enjoying panoramic views of the beach. Unwind in the hotel's sauna and relaxation room. Host a business meeting or a private event in one of the meeting or banquet rooms. Dine at the hotel's restaurant or sip cocktails at one of the bars. At the end of the day, enjoy a restful night's sleep in one of the luxurious guest rooms.
  • High-end hotel
  • Hotel has 5 meeting rooms
  • Most guests said the rooms were modern
  • Bathroom is relatively clean
From$500
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews Call
Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio De Janeiro Avenida Atlantica 1702, Rio De Janeiro, 22021 Brazil
  • Luxurious 5-star Beach property
  • 241 rooms in hotel
  • Also enjoyed the restaurants on the premises
  • Good pool/beach service
From$365
Very Good 4.5 /5Read Reviews Call
Mar Palace Copacabana Av. Nossa Senhora De Copacabana 552, Rio De Janeiro, 22040 Brazil
  • Midscale property
From$75
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews Call
Mercure Niteroi Orizzonte Hotel : Rua Engenheiro Velasco 321 Rua Engenheiro Velasco 321, Niteroi, 24210 Brazil ~4.20 miles east of Rio de Janeiro
  • Four-star Resort hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Most guests said the bathroom was dirty
  • Spacious rooms
From$185
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score Call
Arena Copacabana Hotel
+1-800-997-5148
Ave. Atlantica 2064 Copacabana, Rio De Janeiro, 22040 Brazil
  • Enjoy breathtaking views of the famed Copacabana Beach in one of the well-appointed guest rooms at the Arena Copacabana Hotel. This hotel is situated directly on the beach, offering you a seaside retreat in the heart of Rio de Janeiro. Accommodations range from deluxe rooms to suites, and all accommodations boast every comfort and amenity. There are several features to enjoy at this hotel. Rejuvenate your senses at the full-service spa. Soak up the sun at the rooftop swimming pool, and sun deck. Keep in shape at the fitness center, which offers state-of-the-art exercise equipment. Dine on a gourmet meal at the hotel's renowned restaurant. In addition to first-class accommodations and amenities, you'll also enjoy the hotel's close proximity to Rio's famed attractions.
  • Cheap hotel
  • Service at the pool/beach should be improved
  • Most guests said the bathroom was dirty
Sofitel Rio De Janeiro Copacabana : Avenida Atlântica 4240 Copacabana
+1-888-690-5247
Avenida Atlântica 4240 Copacabana, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
  • High-end Downtown hotel
  • Buffet breakfast was very good and convenient
  • Great location
From$378
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews Call
Angrense Hotel Travessa Angrense 25, Rio De Janeiro, 22050 Brazil
  • Economical Beach hotel
  • 17 suites in property
  • Rooms could be cleaner
  • All guests said rooms were dirty
JW Marriott Hotel Rio De Janeiro - Rio De Janeiro Avenida Atlantica 2600 Copacabana, Rio De Janeiro, 22041 Brazil
  • Luxury Five Star Beach property
  • 19 floors in property
  • Great reception
  • Very pleased with the food offerings
From$150
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score Call
Pestana Rio Atlantica
+1-888-283-3404
Av. Atlantica 2964, Rio De Janeiro, 22070 Brazil
  • 4-star hotel
  • 13 floors in hotel
  • Most guests loved the terrace
  • Ordinary pool
From$250
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews Call
Promenade Princess Copacabana - Rio De Janeiro Rua Xavier Da Silveira 58, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
  • Affordable property
From$75
Very Good 4.0 /5Read Reviews Call
Rio Othon Palace in Rio De Janeiro Avenida Atlantica 3264, Rio De Janeiro, 22070 Brazil
  • Situated on the spectacular Copacabana Beach, the Rio Othon Palace offers guests first-class accommodations right near the heart of Rio de Janeiro. This hotel, which is outfitted with 572 well-appointed guest rooms, is famed for its rooftop terrace, which features a heated swimming pool and bar. Part of the Worldhotels First Class Collection, the Rio Othon Palace boasts every amenity you could need. Featured facilities and amenities include a beauty center, a fitness center, a full-service spa, an on-site restaurant, meeting rooms and business services, and an on-site gift shop. While staying here, you'll enjoy close proximity to many of the areas local attractions, including Maracana Stadium, Rodrigo de Freutas Lagoon, and Universidade Estacio de Sa.
  • 3-star hotel
  • Most guests thought the facilities needed updating
  • Popular among couples
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When to Visit Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

When you're planning your visit to Rio de Janeiro, it's important to remember that seasons are reversed south of the equator. June, July, and August are the coolest months of the year with highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid-60s. These mild temperatures cause hotel prices to skyrocket. Though June sees more precipitation than any other month, rain falls off again in July, August, and September. Less rain means minimal fog and ideal sightseeing for destinations like Sugar Loaf Mountain and Corcovado.

October and November herald springtime in Rio. The weather is dry and warm, but the lack of major festivals makes this a relatively slow season for the city. You'll find some of the lowest hotel prices of the year during these beautiful months.

Rio de Janeiro's peak season hits in December and continues through March, which represents summer for Brazil. This season typically brings highs in the mid to upper 80s. December and March average more than three inches of rain, though January and February are drier.

New Year's Eve, also known as Reveillon, is a huge event in Rio, and on Copacabana Beach in particular. Carnival takes place in February, enveloping the city in music, dance, and spirited celebrations for five days of indulgence before Lent. Carnival is one of the most popular times to visit Rio, so you'll need to book your hotel early to secure a room.

In April and May, Rio's crowds begin to dissipate. You'll find cheaper room rates, particularly after Easter. However, the drop in prices coincides with a peak in humidity. Expect temperatures nearing 80 degrees at the height of the day during Rio de Janeiro's autumn.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil:

Rio de Janeiro by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts demonstrating mean nightly cost trends by star rating class in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. You can use these illustrations to calculate the most cost effective months to book a room in Rio de Janeiro for upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotels in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

4 Star Average Prices: $213.26

If you're looking for luxury, Belmond Copacabana Palace should top your list. This longstanding fixture of Rio has welcomed guests through its elegant Art Deco doors since 1923. The hotel features Rio's largest swimming pool, exclusive beach service, a tennis court, fitness center, boutique, and 13 meeting rooms. On-site dining is available at the Michelin-starred Mee, Hotel Cipriani Restaurant, Pergula Restaurant, and Copacabana Piano Bar. Rooms at the Copacabana Palace are airy and spacious, with many featuring high ceilings or expansive beach views. Amenities include Brazilian slippers, an iPod dock, and a mini-bar.

The Santa Teresa Hotel by Sofitel is another prime choice for opulence and pampering. The rooms offer an extensive list of amenities including slippers, bathrobes, two complimentary bottles of water, free WiFi, and on-demand television. There are plenty of places to relax here with an outdoor pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, and solarium. On-site dining is available at the Tereze restaurant while drinks and aperitifs are on hand at the Bar Dos Descasados.

If you prefer a familiar chain for your stay, the JW Marriott Hotel Rio de Janeiro is just steps from Copacabana Beach. Guests enjoy marble bathrooms, plush robes, pillowtop mattresses, a mini-bar, and complimentary bottles of water. You can take your pampering to the next level with an appointment at the Mirante Health Club, offering facials, massages, and foot baths.

Affordable Hotel Options in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

3 Star Average Prices: $260.00

Rio is a great destination if you're looking for bargain priced hotels. If you're comfortable with a room in the heart of downtown Rio, Gamboa Rio Hotel offers some of the lowest prices in the city next to Rio's many hostels. This hotel offers complimentary wireless Internet, air-conditioned rooms, and convenient mini-bars. An extensive complimentary breakfast adds extra value to an already affordable stay.

If you're looking for a hotel where you can do plenty of sunbathing, Rios Nice Hotel features a small rooftop pool where you can soak, sun, and swim. This low-cost hotel also features a complimentary breakfast. It enjoys a convenient location near Rio de Janeiro Cathedral and plenty of shopping destinations.

Hotel Harmonya is just as soothing as it sounds. Careful landscaping and picturesque sunrooms offer plenty of places to lounge. Rooms feature all your essential amenities including complimentary wireless Internet, blackout drapes, and minibars. Complimentary breakfast is available as well, so you never have to head out on an empty stomach.

Which Rio de Janeiro hotels have real discounts?

Several hotels in Rio de Janeiro offer special deals and discounts that can help you maximize your travel budget. If you're a member of a hotel rewards program, check with your preferred hotel chain first. Rio is home to many well-known brands that have a presence both in the United States and around the world. You may be able to use or accrue points with your stay in Brazil.

The Sheraton Rio rewards you for longer stays if you book with an American Express card. The hotel also offers special packages for families and couples that let you add little extras to your booking for a truly memorable visit.

The Grand Hyatt Rio de Janeiro offers spa packages and romance packages so you can include plenty of pampering in your visit. Hyatt Gold Passport members have the opportunity to earn extra points here with qualifying stays, or cash in on a fourth night free.

At the Hilton Barra, you'll find discounted rates for AAA, CAA, and AARP members. If you're looking to add extra perks to your stay, the Breakfast and Wi-Fi package gives you a daily breakfast and free Internet. Try the Samba Package for unique local flavor. This pick adds a Brazilian dinner, samba show, and private samba class to your stay.

Best Value Options in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio's best value hotels offer mid-range prices and standout amenities. These smart picks will give you a comfortable place to stay with some welcome perks that you may not find elsewhere in the city.

Porto Bay Rio Internacional enjoys a prime location on Copacabana Beach. Head out to the sand and enjoy private beach service, or take your towel up to the roof-top pool for some sun. You'll also find a pool bar, fitness center, saunas, and a massage room at the top of the hotel. Guest rooms are awash in soothing neutrals, from the wood floors to the crisp white linens. Amenities include complimentary WiFi, slippers or sandals, and a mini bar.

If you want to stay in Rio but avoid the bustle of the city, Le Relais de Marambaia is a breathtaking choice. The hotel features a mindful design that emphasizes minimalism. The hotel features seven distinct rooms, each with noteworthy features and unique decor. The Marambaia Spa offers extra pampering including whirlpool baths, massages, beauty treatments, and wellness rituals.

Pestana Rio Atlantica is another value-packed option in Rio. This hotel offers a rooftop pool and deck bar that are ideal for Brazil's hot parties. A fitness center, jacuzzi, and beach access round out the on-site perks. Rooms include iPod and iPhone docks, cable television, and Natura amenities.

Acting Like a Local in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro is a popular tourist destination, so you won't be the only visitor looking a little lost on the streets. However, there are several perks to navigating the city like a local. You're less likely to attract unwanted attention when you're well-prepared for your visit, and a little thinking ahead can go a long way to ensuring a smooth stay here.

One of the most important things to know is that the national language of Brazil isn't Spanish as some people assume, but Portuguese. If you're brushing up on local phrases, make sure you have the right language. Plan your route through the city before you leave your hotel, and step off the street into a boutique or coffee shop if you need to look up directions. A paper map is safer than an iPhone or other smartphone that's easily snatched.

If you want to look like a local, avoid cutoff shorts, brightly printed shirts, or beachwear any place other than the actual beach. Jeans make for excellent tourist camouflage if you can bear it, as most visitors find these pants a bit too stifling for the tropical weather.

If you're looking for an unforgettable Brazilian vacation that combines wild parties, lazy days on the beach, and unique cultural highlights, you'll find everything you're after in Rio de Janeiro. Don't be surprised when you find one visit isn't enough.

Verified reviews of the city: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Below are reviews of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Meetings in Rio"
Score 5.0 / 5

Rio is the top touristic city destination in Brazil because of its stunning beaches; copacabana and Ipanema and monuments such as Christ Redeemer(New 7 Wonders of the World) and Corcovado. It is where The Olympics 2016 is taking place! This is the perfect place to hold a charity event meeting, an association or a wedding with such an scenic view!

Priscilla S., from 29-Jun-2015
"Meetings in Rio"
Score 5.0 / 5

Rio is the top touristic city destination in Brazil because of its stunning beaches; copacabana and Ipanema and monuments such as Christ Redeemer(New 7 Wonders of the World) and Corcovado. It is where The Olympics 2016 is taking place! This is the perfect place to hold a charity event meeting, an association or a wedding with such an scenic view!

Priscilla S., from 29-Jun-2015
The average traveler rating of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil shown above is 5.0 out of 5 based on 2 reviews
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