The Windsor California Hotel is located in the center of Copacabana, seafront to one of the most famous beaches of Rio de Janeiro. We love its convenience and the value proposition. We’re still seeking a rationale for its incongruous (and perhaps aspirational) name.
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Located across Avenida Vieira Souto from Ipanema Beach, Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Ipanema enjoys one of Rio’s most privileged locations. Ipanema is on of our favorite city beaches, ideal for taking in the sun and the social scene.
Santa Teresa Hotel is a boutique urban retreat in the heart of Rio de Janeiro’s colorful, hillside Santa Teresa neighborhood. Blessed with a panoramic view of downtown Rio, this property was originally a coffee farm, dating back to 1850. Elements of the hotel’s design are inspired by Brazil’s golden eras of coffee and cocoa.
Located across Avenida Atlantica from Copacabana Beach, PortoBay is one of the best values in the South Zone. Its privileged address is a short walk from Rio’s famed sand, surf, and samba clubs. The hotel’s rooftop looks out on to the Atlantic Ocean, Corcovado, and Sugar Loaf Mountain.
Commissioned in 1922 to celebrate a century of Brazilian independence, Belmond Copacabana Palace is an art-deco showpiece. It is the grande dame of Rio’s famed Copacabana Beach–a prime location for the city’s spirited Carnival and firework-flecked New Year’s Eve celebrations. Located across Avenida Atlantica from Copacabana Beach, the hotel is within easy reach of Rio’s famed sand, surf, and samba.
The Grand Hyatt Resort in Rio de Janeiro is located in the Natural Park of Marapendi, across Avenida Lucio Costa from Praia da Reserva, within easy reach of the city’s south-zone sand, surf, and samba.
No other city can match the natural beauty of Rio de Janeiro. With its active, vibrant lifestyles, Rio is the perfect combination of beaches, museums, restaurants, boutiques, and nightclubs. We’ve enjoyed time here while traveling solo, with friends, with family, and...
Opened in 2018, Emiliano Rio de Janeiro has quickly become one of our favorites: a design-focused boutique hotel with a prime location on Copacabana Beach.
Even the hotel’s exterior has won awards; the façade is a system of movable panels that creates an ever-changing sculpture.
Hotel Fasano Rio de Janeiro’s location across Avenida Vieira Souto from Ipanema Beach is within easy reach of sand, surf, and many of Rio’s best restaurants.