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Top 10 Hotels in Rio de Janeiro

Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort
5 out of 5
Avenida Niemeyer 121 - Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4.1/5Very Good! (935 reviews)

"Very clean. Beautiful views from the room. Good location for secluded beach"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort
Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
5 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica, 1020, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
£146
per night
1 Apr-2 Apr
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,358 reviews)

"liked location ,cleanliness., security was always present at entrance"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
Hilton Barra Rio De Janeiro
5 out of 5
1430 Abelardo Bueno Avenue, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4.7/5Exceptional! (548 reviews)

"The pool was fantastic and the shopping malls are near by."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Hilton Barra Rio De Janeiro
Miramar Hotel by Windsor
5 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica, 3668 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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£98
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2 Apr-3 Apr
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,715 reviews)

"Stunning roof top with infinity pool, sauna and gym. Right across a Copacabana popular beach. Amazing views. Good location."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Miramar Hotel by Windsor
Belmond Copacabana Palace
5 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica 1702, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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£228
per night
19 Apr-20 Apr
4.8/5Exceptional! (895 reviews)

"Private service at beach . Very security. Free water, chair, towels and umbrellas. My husband and I loved."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Belmond Copacabana Palace
Hotel Atlantico Business Centro
3.5 out of 5
Rua Senador Dantas, 25, Centro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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£19
per night
2 Apr-3 Apr
4.1/5Very Good! (1,366 reviews)

"What a superb hotel! I would rate the service, comfort, amenities and quality of the staff as 5* Lovely breakfast for starting the day. The location is not great but no fault of the hotel. 5*"…"

Reviewed on 3 Oct 2019

Hotel Atlantico Business Centro
Windsor Califórnia Hotel
4 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica, 2616, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro
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£78
per night
1 Apr-2 Apr
4.6/5Wonderful! (399 reviews)

"What was included with the VIP access? Nothing was given. Some reviewers said there was a hospitality room and we asked but was told there was none. Wish the bed was more comfortable."…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb 2020

Windsor Califórnia Hotel
Hotel Atlântico Rio
3.5 out of 5
Rua Xavier da Silveira, 112, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
£17
per night
2 Apr-3 Apr
4.1/5Very Good! (604 reviews)

"Staff was fantastic. Due to coronavirus the pool was closed. Quality due to lack of guests deteriorated"…"

Reviewed on 31 Mar 2020

Hotel Atlântico Rio
Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana
5 out of 5
Avenida Atlântica, 4240 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4.3/5Excellent! (62 reviews)

"Beautiful location, friendly staff, amazing food, fun vibe with evening performances. Perfect place to stay in Rio right between Ipanema and Copacabana. Can’t wait to go back."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb 2020

Fairmont Rio de Janeiro Copacabana
Windsor Excelsior Hotel
4 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica 1800, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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£70
per night
30 Apr-1 May
4.3/5Excellent! (1,639 reviews)

"Arrived early but still had to wait for room - from 8am till 3pm - even though other guests arrived and were able to obtain their rooms."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

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Visiting Rio de Janeiro

Travellers to Rio de Janeiro give high marks for the beaches and local tours. Tourists who journey to this scenic city can discover its museums, art and live music. Top sights in the city include National Library (Biblioteca Nacional), Catedral de Sao Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro and Arcos da Lapa.

  • There are 2395 hotels and other accommodation options in Rio de Janeiro
  • The closest major airport is in Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), 7.9 mi (12.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Rio de Janeiro

Known for its museums, art and live music, the city's cultural venues include Museum of Modern Art, Niterói Contemporary Art Museum and Museum of Tomorrow. Attractions like Olympic Park and Sitio Jonosake are fun for everyone, not just kids. The city is notable for landmarks like National Library (Biblioteca Nacional), Catedral de Sao Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro and Arcos da Lapa.

In Niteroi, there are 2395 hotels and other accommodation choices to make planning your holiday getaway at an affordable rate. These are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Emiliano Rio - This 5-star hotel in Copacabana features a restaurant, an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its central location and helpful staff.
  • La Suite by Dussol - Our customers love the beach locale and pool at this hotel. This 3.5-star hotel in Joatinga features free breakfast, an outdoor pool and free WiFi.
  • Aquarela do Leme - This 2.5-star hostel in Copacabana features free breakfast, free WiFi and 2 bars. Expedia customers like its bar and breakfast.

Other favourite sights in Rio de Janeiro include Flamengo Beach, Maracana Stadium and Sugar Loaf Mountain. One of the top places to see in the surrounding area is Imperial Museum, 27.6 mi/44.4 km from the heart of the city.

Getting around Rio de Janeiro

With so many transport options, exploring all of Rio de Janeiro is a breeze. Walk to nearby metro stations such as Carioca Station, Uruguaiana Station and Cinelandia Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Rio de Janeiro Central Station, Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station or Rio de Janeiro Sao Cristovao Station.

Dressing for Rio de Janeiro

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 31°C and the night-time average to be 23°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 29°C during the day and 18°C at night
  • July to September averages 26°C during the day and 18°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 30°C during the day and 20°C at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Rio de Janeiro is 1394.30 millimetres
  • Hottest months are usually February and January with an average temperature of 31°C, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 19°C

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