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Augusto's Paysandu Hotel
Augusto's Paysandu Hotel

Rua Paissandu 23, Rio de Janeiro 22210-070

3.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (314 reviews)

Located in Flamengo, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Parque do Flamengo, Arcos da Lapa, and National Library. Museum of …

£35
Windsor Asturias Hotel
Windsor Asturias Hotel

Rua Senador Dantas 14-Cinelandia, Rio de Janeiro 20031-203

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (629 reviews)

Situated in Rio de Janeiro, this hotel is steps from Cinelandia and National Library. Arcos da Lapa and Catedral de Sao …

£53
Windsor Guanabara Hotel
Windsor Guanabara Hotel

Avenida Presidente Vargas 392, Rio de Janeiro 20071-000

3.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (364 reviews)

Located in the heart of Rio de Janeiro, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Igreja de Nossa Senhora de Candelária, National …

£57
Novotel Rio De Janeiro Dumont
Novotel Rio De Janeiro Dumont

Avenida Rua Marechal Camara 300, Rio de Janeiro 20020-080

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (426 reviews)

Located in the heart of Rio de Janeiro, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Museu Histórico Nacional and National …

£59
Mercure Niteroi Orizzonte Hotel
Mercure Niteroi Orizzonte Hotel

Rua Engenheiro Velasco, 321, Niteroi 24210-206

3.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (133 reviews)

Situated in Niteroi, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Museu do Arte Contemporânea and Museum of Contemporary Art. Icarai …

£65
Hotel Atlantico Business Centro
Hotel Atlantico Business Centro

Rua Senador Dantas, 25, Rio de Janeiro 20031-202

3.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (746 reviews)

Located in the heart of Rio de Janeiro, this hotel is steps from Cinelandia and National Library. Arcos da Lapa and Catedral …

£44
Hotel Americano
Hotel Americano

Rua Joaquim Silva 69, Lapa, Rio de Janeiro 20241-110

2.5 out of 5.0
3.1 out of 5 (178 reviews)

Located in the heart of Rio de Janeiro, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Selaron Steps and Arcos da Lapa. National …

£29
Hotel Villa Rica
Hotel Villa Rica

Rua Conde de Lages 2, Rio de Janeiro 20241-080

2.5 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (191 reviews)

Situated in Rio de Janeiro, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Selaron Steps and Arcos da Lapa. National Library and …

£26
Hotel Venezuela
Hotel Venezuela

Rua Paissandú, 34, Rio de Janeiro 22210-080

3.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (15 reviews)

Located in Flamengo, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Parque do Flamengo, Arcos da Lapa, and Museum of Modern Art …

£38
Hotel O.K
Hotel O.K

Senador Dantas 24, Rio de Janeiro 20031-203

3.5 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (46 reviews)

Situated in Rio de Janeiro, this hotel is steps from Cinelandia and National Library. Arcos da Lapa and Catedral de Sao …

£42
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Pocket Guide: Guanabara Bay

Visiting Guanabara Bay

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Guanabara Bay, though all visitors are sure to appreciate the beaches, restaurants, and shopping. This welcoming, seaside city also attracts visitors with its sporting events, sunsets, and sunrises. Top attractions include Sugar Loaf Mountain and Museum of Contemporary Art.
  • There are 93 Guanabara Bay hotels
  • August is the most expensive month to travel here, while April tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), 6.2 mi (10 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Guanabara Bay

  • Well-known for its art scene and cultural attractions such as Museum of Contemporary Art and Museum of Modern Art
  • Notable landmarks include Sugar Loaf Mountain, National Library, and Catedral de Sao Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro
  • The beach, seaside, and sunsets provide a picturesque setting, and places to consider visiting are Tiradentes Square, Passeio Publico, and Aterro do Flamengo Park
  • Shopping is a highlight of the area, so enjoy some retail therapy at Praca Quinze, Nova Livraria Leonardo da Vinci, and Shopping Tijuca

Getting around Guanabara Bay

With so many transportation options, seeing Guanabara Bay is a breeze. Walk to a nearby metro station like Uruguaiana Station, Presidente Vargas Station, or Carioca Station. If you want to venture outside of the area, take a train from Rio de Janeiro Parada de Lucas Station.

Staying in Guanabara Bay

In Guanabara Bay, you'll find 93 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, making it easy to plan your perfect holiday retreat at an affordable price:
  • 53 hotels, ranging from GBP 30/night to GBP 175/night
  • 23 apartments, ranging from GBP 32/night to GBP 201/night
  • 11 hostels, ranging from GBP 5/night to GBP 40/night
For family trips or any other travel plans, you might consider these top-rated, larger hotels:
  • Arena Leme, averaging GBP 111.84/night
  • Windsor Florida Hotel, averaging GBP 94.81/night
Looking for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay? You might like these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties:
  • 1900 Hotel, averaging GBP 54.94/night
  • Windsor Asturias Hotel, averaging GBP 76.98/night
Arena Leme, a 3.5-star favourite with Expedia travellers, has a 4.7 out of 5 user rating. Also highly rated by guests are 1900 Hotel and Windsor Asturias Hotel.

Dressing for Guanabara Bay

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 30°C, while nighttime temperatures stay around 21°C
  • From April to June, the average is 27°C during the day and 17°C at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 25°C during the day and 17°C at night
  • In October–December, you can expect 28°C as the daytime average and 19°C as the nighttime average
  • Guanabara Bay gets about 49 millimetres of rain per year
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