Where to stay near Rio de Janeiro?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,591 holiday rentals near Rio de Janeiro. From 2,190 Condos/Apartments to 232 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rio de Janeiro is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rio de Janeiro?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rio de Janeiro:

  • Zona Norte: 20 holiday homes
  • Zona Sul: 1,908 holiday homes
  • Alto da Boa Vista: 45 holiday homes
  • Centro: 102 holiday homes
  • Porto Maravilha: 16 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rio de Janeiro?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Rio de Janeiro. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • H. Stern Museum: 2,550 holiday rentals
  • Olympic BMX Centre: 2,493 holiday rentals
  • Olympic Park: 2,488 holiday rentals
  • Sugar Loaf Mountain: 2,486 holiday rentals
  • Girl from Ipanema Park: 2,483 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rio de Janeiro listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Rio de Janeiro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,190 Condos/Apartments in Rio de Janeiro. Our other popular types of Rio de Janeiro holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 232 holiday houses
  • Villas: 17 holiday houses
  • Country houses: 2 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rio de Janeiro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 585 holiday homes with pool available in Rio de Janeiro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    The scenic area of Rio de Janeiro awaits your stay

    Enjoy the area's museums, art galleries and architecture with a rental holiday home in Rio de Janeiro. This scenic city is known for its beaches, local tours and seaside. Sugar Loaf Mountain and Christ the Redeemer are just a couple of the must-see attractions. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

    Sightseeing in and around Rio de Janeiro

    Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Rio de Janeiro a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • AquaRio (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • RioZoo (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Gavea Golf and Country Club (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
    • Itanhanga Golf Club (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
    • Olympic Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
    • Olympic Golf Course (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)

    Seasonal weather in Rio de Janeiro

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Rio de Janeiro

    Travellers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Rio de Janeiro has to offer. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Rio de Janeiro is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sugar Loaf Mountain (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Icarai Beach (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Parque Henrique Lage (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Tiradentes Square (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Passeio Publico (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)

    Explore destinations around Rio de Janeiro

    H. Stern Museum
    2,550 holiday rentals
    Olympic BMX Centre
    2,493 holiday rentals
    Olympic Park
    2,488 holiday rentals
    Sugar Loaf Mountain
    2,486 holiday rentals
    Girl from Ipanema Park
    2,483 holiday rentals
    Sepetiba Beach
    136 holiday rentals
    National History Museum (Museu Historico Nacional)
    2,462 holiday rentals
    Corcovado (Christo Redentor)
    2,515 holiday rentals
    Rio de Janeiro Honorio Gurgel Station
    2,505 holiday rentals
    Rio de Janeiro Tomas Coelho Station
    2,544 holiday rentals
    Pasmado Viewpoint
    2,477 holiday rentals
    Citibank Hall Rio de Janeiro
    2,510 holiday rentals
    Rio de Janeiro Deodoro Station
    2,499 holiday rentals
    Platforma Theatre
    2,555 holiday rentals
    Shopping Leblon
    2,494 holiday rentals
    Rio de Janeiro Sampaio Station
    2,553 holiday rentals
    Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station
    2,513 holiday rentals
    Arcos da Lapa
    2,478 holiday rentals
    National Library (Biblioteca Nacional)
    2,459 holiday rentals
    Rio de Janeiro Piedade Station
    2,457 holiday rentals