Situated in Rio de Janeiro, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of HSBC Arena, Olimpic Park, and Nelson Piquet Auto Race Track. Olympic Park and Citibank Hall Rio de Janeiro are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Located in Flamengo, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Folclore Edison Carneiro Museum and Arcos da Lapa. National Library and Catedral de Sao Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Miramar Hotel by Windsor sits near south Copacabana Beach along lively Avenida Atlantica, home to shops, bars, and restaurants. A metro station is nearby. World-famous Ipanema Beach and Sugarloaf are a short drive away.
Orla Copacabana Hotel is just off Copacabana beach, nearby Forte de Copacabana, Forte Duque de Caxias and Sugarloaf Mountain. Arpoador and Ipanema Beaches are also nearby.
Situated in the business district, this luxury hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from HSBC Arena and within 3 mi (5 km) of Olympic Park and Citibank Hall Rio de Janeiro. RioCentro Convention Center is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) away.
Located in Copacabana, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.6 km) from Bairro Peixoto and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Parque Henrique Lage. Edmundo Bittencourt Square and Praca Serzedelo Correia are also within 15 minutes.
Nestled on the beach, this Copacabana hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Praia do Leme and Forte Duque de Caxias. Praca Serzedelo Correia and Rio Sul Shopping Center are also within 1 mi (2 km).
Located in Copacabana, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Praia do Leme and within 3 mi (5 km) of Sugar Loaf Mountain and Parque Henrique Lage. Praca Serzedelo Correia and Theataro Net Rio are also within 1 mi (2 km).
After unloading your luggage at one of the many Rio de Janeiro hotels, check out some views, First, head to the city's most famous sight, Corcovado Mountain and the statue of Christ the Redeemer, and absorb all that beauty below. Next, see Rio from Sugar Loaf Mountain (Pao de Acucar) to understand the meaning of marvelous. Once you've taken in the whole panorama, dive headfirst into the local beach scene by visiting Copacabana Beach and Ipanema Beach, and watching the sunset at Arpoador. If you've come to relax seaside, hotels near Abrico Beach and other popular spots are abundant. For added luxury, book resorts in Rio de Janeiro near these beaches.
There's more in Rio, though, including a history lesson at the Catete Palace, football matches at Maracana Stadium, a show at Theatro Municipal de Rio de Janeiro, and trekking through Tijuca National Park. Taking one of those rickety old trams to the Santa Teresa neighborhood is a blast and if you want a feel for the city, simply walk around and soak up the sights, sounds, and smells - you'll never get bored.
You're never short on options here, as seafood, fruit, barbecue, and pastries line the streets -- coxinha, a popular pastry, delights the taste buds. Enjoy grilled fish, expertly prepared meat, sushi, and standard Brazilian fare. Be sure to visit a juice bar and order a drink made with acai or guarana.
Once you're full, it's time to enjoy the nightlife, as samba clubs, rave clubs, and bars abound, especially in Lupa and Zona Sul, two happening party districts. If you can, visit during Brazilian Carnival for the time of your life.
With so much fun to be had in the Marvelous City, start early by searching for deals on the best hotels in Rio de Janeiro on Travelocity. From romantic hotels in Rio de Janeiro to laid-back budget lodgings, you can find it all.