Rio de Janeiro Hotels

Copacabana Palace / Luxury

Topping Rio's list of luxury resorts is the ever elegant Copacabana Palace. Since opening in the 1920s, the Copacabana Palace has been host to high society from royalty to rock stars. Behind its impressive iconic Art Deco facade are 245 rooms distributed throughout eight floors. If you can tear yourself away from your lavish surroundings, you're sure to enjoy the hotel's swimming pool, tennis courts, spa, salon, and exclusive beach service.

Ritz Carlton Copacabana / Luxury

Located at the heart of Copacabana, only 100 meters from the white sandy beach, this cozy and inviting luxury hotel has 46 rooms and features a rooftop bar and swimming pool, with a panoramic view of the beach below.

Windsor Atlantica / Luxury

This brand new 5-star hotel is 39 floors of luxury right on the Copacabana beachfront. Its size and height allow guests to enjoy lovely views of the beachfront, Sugarloaf Mountain, and even Christ the Redeemer on Corcovado. A large breakfast buffet supplies an impressive selection and there are two on-site restaurants. Guests can choose between two pools with views of the beach below, or relax on the sand with hotel-provided chairs and umbrellas.

Fasano / Luxury

This luxury Rio de Janeiro Fasano hotel embraces the area's Bossa Nova past with a modern twist. A rooftop infinity pool overlooks Ipanema with a bar that serves specialty cocktails, while beach service is provided down below. Every room features a balcony, king-sized bed, and marble bathrooms with rainforest shower heads. Little treats like complimentary flip flops and three acclaimed on-site restaurants to choose from make the stay even sweeter.

Miramar by Windsor / Superior

Located right on Copacabana beach, guests of the Miramar are spoiled by panoramic views from select rooms and the rooftop deck. Well-equipped modern rooms will ensure a goodnight's rest, and for those hours not spent on the beach or sightseeing, you can take advantage of the fitness center, steam room, and rooftop pool and bar.

Ipanema Plaza / Superior

Stunningly situated on the edge of sexy Ipanema and only 5 minutes from classic Copacabana, Ipanema Plaza gives its guests plenty of sunning options and includes free beach service. But if sand doesn't suit you, relax instead at the hotel's rooftop swimming pool or pamper yourself at the spa. To enhance an already exquisite experience, dine at Opium, the hotel's contemporary Asian cuisine restaurant which serves up specials inspired by dishes from Japan, Vietnam, India, and Thailand with a bit of Brazilian blend.

Arenas Copacabana / Luxury

Location right on Copacabana Beach with 135 stylishly decorated rooms. The rooftop pool and bar provide spectacular views of Copacabana and of the Christ the Redeemer statue.

Atlantis Copacabana / Boutique

Close to the nightlife action and daytime attractions, Atlantis Copacabana is located just a few blocks inland from the beaches of both Ipanema and Copacabana. Upper level rooms offer ocean views and the hotel is happy to provide beach service. Within the hotel you can cool off in the dipping pool, sweat it out in the sauna, or grab a bite to eat at the restaurant.

Windsor Copa / Boutique

Just a block from Copacabana Beach and walking distance to the quieter, more tranquil beach of Leme, the Rio Copa Hotel offers a great location for your sun-filled stay. Its 146 rooms are modern and straightforward in design with WiFi, air-conditioning and cable TV.

Arenas Ipanema / Superior

Arena Ipanema Hotel provides a chic, stylish setting. All rooms, suites and social areas are designed to maximize sustainability and minimize its footprint on Rio de Janeiro’s natural resources.