Housing only three rooms, this place may look cramped, but don't let the size dishearten you, as a stay at Rio Dolphin Inn is truly an experience. Walk in through the doors, and you will be taken in by the myriad of colors and designs. The decor gives you a feel of being underwater with posters and paraphernalia of sea creatures adorning this place. Cindy and John, owners of Rio Dolphin Inn, will pamper you in the warmth of their home. Equidistant from Copacabana and Ipanema beaches, this hotel enjoys an ideal location amidst various restaurants, bars and shopping outlets.
Belonging to the Fasano family, this hotel promises a luxurious stay in Ipanema, one of the most popular neighborhoods in the city. The retro look of the place is complete with motifs, elegant furnishings and artifacts. The rooftop of the hotel, featuring a pool is the best area of this hotel to relax while gazing at the horizon. There's everything that you can expect from a state of the art modern hotel, right from swimming pool to gym and wireless internet access to plasma screen cable televisions. Each of the rooms and suites gives exotic views of the city and Ipanema beach. Jacuzzi tubs, marble bathrooms with natural daylight are a special feature of the suites. If you are looking for a luxe stay, a room at Hotel Fasano might just be what you are looking for.
This revamped colonial building is the setting of Discovery Hostel. Comprising of two cozy independent rooms and four distinct dorm rooms, the hostel has 27 beds in all and features lockers, air conditioners, linens, housekeeping, laundry service, complimentary breakfast and WiFi. It also has a full kitchen, bar, a computer lounge, TV area and an outdoor patio. Ideal for backpackers and those on a budget holiday, Discovery Hostel is a good base for your city expedition.
With its façade facing out to the shore, Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel offers an enviable view of the Copacabana beach. To make the location even more enjoyable, all rooms have a balcony with a view of the ocean. The apartments are pleasantly decorated in soft colours, and have a connection for laptop PCs. The hotel also features a restaurant with yet another superb view and two bars: an impressive one in the lobby, and the Pool Bar. It is an excellent location for shopping, leisure and other attractions.
The Hotel Sesc Copacabana is in an enviable location as it is near to the world famous Copacabana Beach and is also one of the most affordable hotels in Rio despite being located in a popular tourist destination. Maybe that's why getting a room is difficult here. It has 120 spacious rooms that are well equipped to take care of your needs. Avail of the tours organized by SESC Rio to explore the city or enjoy the performances at Espaço SESC.
Located at the end of Copacabana Beach,Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana offers its guests a wonderfully luxurious stay in the city. A wonderful blend of local customs and French hospitality, the hotel is close to many of Rio's top attractions, among which Sugarloaf Mountain, Ipanema Beach are just two. Le Pré Catelan serves French fare, while Restaurante Atlantis is known for its international cuisine. The hotel features a golf course and swimming pool, and ski equipment can be hired.
The rooms offer a telephone, air-conditioning, TV, fridge and safe. The hotel is close to the João Caetano, Carlos Gomes and Nelson Rodrigues theatres. The 210 rooms are categorized as Colonial, Classic and Classic President. The terrace is on the 13th floor with an ample view of the commercial center, Corcovado and Pão de Açúcar. The restaurant offers a choice of Brazilian and international food.
Located 3 km from Rio de Janeiro's charming city centre, Villa Laurinda offers free daily breakfast, an outdoor pool and free WiFi access in Santa Tereza district. The Santos Dumont Domestic Airport is situated 4 km away. Each room blends colonial-style décor with modern furnishing. Some units boast pool views, while some offer tranquil garden views. Bed linens and bath towels are supplied. Facilities at Villa Laurinda include a sauna, a garden and barbecue facilities. The property offers free parking and a stylish lounge for guests to relax. The guest house is 23.8 km from Riocentro Convention Center, 5.7 km from Copacabana Beach and 7.5 km from Ipanema Beach. Galeão International Airport is 14 km away.
Charming and modern, Casa Cool Beans B&B Santa Teresa offers cosy air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi. Non-smoking rooms are available, as well as shuttle service at a charge. Decorated with local Rio de Janeiro art, rooms at Cool Beans B&B feature a minibar, fan and a private bathroom with a shower. Selected rooms boast garden views. Santos Dumont Airport is 4 km away. Casa Cool Beans is 5 km from both Novo Rio Bus Station and Corcovado Mountain. Downtown Rio de Janeiro is 3 km from the property. Guests can reach Sugar Loaf attraction and Maracanã Stadium within 7 km. Guests can enjoy a continental breakfast in the mornings and it includes a variety of fresh fruits breads, cereals, yogurt and eggs made to order! As well as coffee, teas, and juice."
Hotel São Francisco is located in the center of town within easy reach of the underground station and the airport. Nearby, there are many restaurants, shops, museums, theaters and other places of interest. The hotel offers good business and conference facilities, and its central location makes it easy to travel between strategic destinations within the city, making it an attractive option for business travelers.
Part of the Windsor chain, this hotel has more than 500 rooms with air-conditioning, telephone and cable TV. On the roof, there is a swimming pool, sauna, bar and fitness room, from which there is a lovely view of the Guanabara Bay. Hotel Windsor Guanabara also has a restaurant, which is famous for its feijoada, served on Fridays, and also serves a wide variety of international dishes.
Quinta Azul is a charming accommodation facility neatly tucked away in the quiet neighborhood of Santa Teresa to the south of Rio de Janeiro. The hotel is housed in a century-old building, but don't be misled by this; as soon as you walk in through the doors you will be awed by the contemporary decor of the place. Quinta Azul is a delightful blend of the old and the new. The rooms are beautifully furnished with antique beds, but also offer amenities like television and wireless internet. You can sit at the balcony and relish a traditional breakfast while taking in the picturesque views that surround the hotel.