Rio de Janeiro Trip

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Rio de Janeiro Beach Holiday

Relax on the shore as you watch the sunlight flickering on the water on your Rio de Janeiro holiday. If you're craving the complete beach experience, a trip to Rio de Janeiro will definitely deliver. You've probably heard of Icarai Beach (6 kilometres away). We recommend booking your hotel nearby. However, plenty of sightseers also choose Rio de Janeiro holiday deals closer to Recreio dos Bandeirantes Beach or Grumari Beach, two other magnificent nearby options.

Things You Should Know About Rio de Janeiro

  • If you want to stay as close as possible to the shoreline, check out what's available at these Rio de Janeiro beach hotels. You're sure to find a place that suits your style.
  • Apartments, like APARTAMENTO EM COPACABANA and Apartamento Ipanema Guinle I, are also popular property types here. Compare prices and amenities and take your pick!
  • Dread endlessly pulling your wallet out on holiday? We hear you. With most things taken care of, our All-Inclusive hotels in Rio de Janeiro are the ideal solution.
  • Our Rio de Janeiro things to do page is a good place to begin planning your getaway to Rio de Janeiro. After you arrive, get chatting to one of the 6,023,700 friendly locals to discover even more.
  • Save on experiences by booking our Rio de Janeiro holiday deals. With fantastic attractions such as Christ the Redeemer to explore, this destination will keep you on the go.

Where to stay in Rio de Janeiro

Find the best Rio de Janeiro areas and neighborhoods for the activities you enjoy most. Learn more about Rio de Janeiro

Top hotels in Rio de Janeiro

Miramar by Windsor Copacabana
Miramar by Windsor Copacabana
5 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica, 3668 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 22070-001
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ₹10,845 per night from 28 Feb to 1 Mar
₹10,845
per night
28 Feb - 1 Mar
4.7/5 Exceptional! (1,046 reviews)
"Amazing location right in the middle of Copacabana beach. Area is safe. Really good breakfast and amazing staff"

Reviewed on 31 Jan 2023

Miramar by Windsor Copacabana
Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
5 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica, 1020, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 22010-000
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ₹17,935 per night from 22 Feb to 23 Feb
₹17,935
per night
22 Feb - 23 Feb
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,035 reviews)
"The staff was super friendly, quick and helpful! We were able to check in early and keep our luggage safe, same with the check out. The spa facilities were excellent, the location is superb and the rooftop was luxurious! Can't wait to stay again!"

Reviewed on 27 Jan 2023

Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
Rio Othon Palace
Rio Othon Palace
4 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica 3264, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 22070-001
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ₹11,797 per night from 27 Feb to 28 Feb
₹11,797
per night
27 Feb - 28 Feb
4/5 Very Good! (1,034 reviews)
"The ocean view was great"

Reviewed on 30 Jan 2023

Rio Othon Palace
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Frequently asked questions

Can I travel to Rio de Janeiro right now?
Expedia’s Covid-19 Travel Advisor is the place to find up-to-date info regarding quarantine policies and travel restrictions for Rio de Janeiro. Be in the know before you go!
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Rio de Janeiro holiday package?
If you’ve booked a Rio de Janeiro holiday package, you can cancel or change it, but there may be a charge depending on the circumstances. It may be possible to cancel and rebook for free if you’ve taken out your package in the last 24 hours. If it’s been longer than that, you may incur additional charges from your airline, hotel or car rental company. If you suddenly need to change your plans, make our Customer Service Portal your first port of call for more information.
Where should I stay in Rio de Janeiro?
Zona Sul is a busy part of Rio de Janeiro that you shouldn’t miss. If ticking off Christ the Redeemer and Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden is important to you, booking a room this neighbourhood is a fantastic idea. Another option is Niteroi. From here, it’ll be easy to access Icarai Beach and Niterói Contemporary Art Museum.
What are the top hotels in Rio de Janeiro?
People heading to Rio de Janeiro often book a room at Miramar Hotel by Windsor or Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort. You’ll find them in Zona Sul. Another great neighbourhood is Copacabana. Miramar Hotel by Windsor and Arena Copacabana Hotel are popular options in this area.
When is the best time of year to visit Rio de Janeiro?
is the best month to head to Rio de Janeiro if you’re looking for a cheaper escape. is less affordable by comparison, so expect to pay top dollar if you visit then. If you’d rather give the crowds a wide berth, think about taking your trip in . However, there’s a charm to travelling in high season. Rio de Janeiro is arguably at its best in .
How far in advance should I book my Rio de Janeiro holiday?
While prices change frequently, we generally recommend booking your seats as soon as possible. Most international airfares can be found on Expedia up to a year in advance. If circumstances have left you booking late, you might still be in luck. Discount prices to Rio de Janeiro sometimes occur in the weeks prior to departure.
What should I know before booking a Rio de Janeiro travel package?
When you book your flights, hotels and car rentals together, you’ll land great discounts. Whether you’re organising an outdoor getaway in a chalet or would rather stay in a fancy hotel in the city, Expedia can help make it happen.

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