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Where to stay in Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro Hotel Guide
Should you be seeking great hotels in Rio de Janeiro, you're simply spoiled for choice. You will find no less than 535 long- and short-stay options within 0.1 kilometres (0.1 miles) of Rio de Janeiro's downtown on Expedia's up-to-date accommodation database.
Why not book a room near the heart of Rio de Janeiro? The Hotel Atlantico Business Centro and Novotel Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont are conveniently located within a short distance of the downtown area.
One of the most common hotel neighborhoods in Guanabara Bay, is 12 kilometres (7 miles) from the heart of Rio de Janeiro. Guanabara Bay is home to 76 places to stay. Some of the hotel establishments in Guanabara Bay are the Windsor Leme Hotel and Linx Hotel International Airport GaleÃ£o. Copacabana, another prominent Rio de Janeiro hotel district, is 7 kilometres (4 miles) from downtown. There are 218 places to stay in Copacabana, including the Belmond Copacabana Palace and Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana.
Alternative areas with a range of hotels are Avenida Atlantica and Barra de Guaratiba. The Belmond Copacabana Palace and Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana are in Avenida Atlantica, while Barra de Guaratiba is where you'll find the Le Relais de Marambaia and Pousada Jardim da Marambaia. Recreio dos Bandeirantes is 35 kilometres (22 miles) from Rio de Janeiro's downtown, while Lapa is 2 kilometres (1 mile) from the main part of Rio de Janeiro. The Hotel AtlÃ¢ntico Sul and Reserva Beach House are in Recreio dos Bandeirantes, while the Rio Football-style Apartments and Hotel Monte Alegre are located in Lapa.
No visit to Rio de Janeiro would be complete if you don't take a trip to Sugar Loaf Mountain. The Hotel Fasano Rio de Janeiro and Santa Teresa Hotel RJ MGallery by Sofitel, are within easy walking distance of Sugar Loaf Mountain.
The Rio Forest Hostel is close to the Museum of Modern Art. Another close Expedia-approved hotel is the Casa Amarelo par Robert le HÃ©ros. If you'd prefer to book a room near the Museum of Contemporary Art, you could try the Mercure Niteroi Orizzonte Hotel or the IcaraÃ Praia Hotel. Catedral de Sao Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro, another popular Rio de Janeiro attraction, is not far from the Hotel Novo Mundo and the Altos de Santa Teresa Guest House. Accommodations that are near Parque Henrique Lage include the Ipanema Vieira Souto 500 Residence Service and the Caesar Park Rio de Janeiro Ipanema Managed by Sofitel.
the Municipal Theater and Cinelandia have hotels close by. The Quinta Azul Boutique Pousada and Windsor Florida Hotel are close to the Municipal Theater, while the RondÃ´nia Palace Hotel and Rio Panoramic are near Cinelandia. Those traveling to Rio de Janeiro for Ilha Fiscal could book a room at the nearby Pousada Casa Ãurea Boutique and Windsor Guanabara Hotel. Finally, if your focus is on Sao Bento Monastery, your closest accommodation options include the AmÃ©ricas Granada Hotel and Windsor Asturias Hotel.
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