Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro

Hotels in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

If you are planning to visit Brazil (perhaps for the FIFA World Cup in June 2014?) you need to start thinking about accommodation in Rio de Janeiro well in advance.  Hotels in Rio de Janeiro and all the other Brazilian cities that will be hosting matches are going to be hard pressed to accommodate all the fans that are expected to visit the country during June/July 2014, and if you are planning to visit any part of the country around that time you would be wise to book your hotel in Rio de Janeiro right now!  

Of course, Rio is a very popular tourist destination at any time, occupying one of the most beautiful settings you can imagine.  The city has a large number of hotels in all price categories, and apartments in Rio de Janeiro are also a very popular choice, especially for families.  Whether you are visiting Rio to enjoy the legendary Ipanema and Copacobana Beaches, watch football or take in the view from the top of the famous Sugarloaf Mountain, there is a perfect hotel in Rio de Janeiro to suit your style and pocket.

Beach Hotels in Rio de Janeiro

If you enjoy soaking up the sun there are plenty of Rio de Janeiro hotels situated right on the beach.  For top-end 5-star luxury hotel accommodation in Rio de Janeiro have a look at the fabulous Copacabana Palace by Orient Express or the JW Marriott Hotel Rio de Janeiro.  

Some less-expensive beach hotels that get good reviews are the Windsor Copa Hotel and the Benidorm Palace hotel.   There are also plenty of cheap hotels in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to accommodate the large number of back-packers who visit the city.  Some of the best-rated hostels in Rio de Janeiro are the Leblon Spot Design hotel and the Santa Teresa Central Hostel.

Apartments to Rent in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro apartments for rent are a great option for families or couples travelling together, which gives you the opportunity to self-cater and save a fortune on eating out.

There are many rental apartments in the city in all price categories from the expensive 5-star Next Flat Service apartments which have a restaurant, bar and gym and an outside pool and Jacuzzi.  Another luxury option is the Ipanema Vieira Souto Residences.  For something a lot less expensive, if you can do without the frills, have a look at Ipanema Copa Posto and Copacabana Apartment. 

You will also find a good selection of Rio de Janeiro bed and breakfast or guesthouses to choose from if you prefer a more personal experience with a local host.  Just browse our on-line listings to find where to stay in Rio de Janeiro and book the best hotels in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil or find the best Rio de Janeiro hotel deals.