Discover a selection of 2,500 holiday rentals in Rio de Janeiro, BR that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and air conditioning. Prices start at £ 21 per night, and flats & apartments and villas are popular options for a stay in Rio de Janeiro. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

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.

Activities

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)
Weather

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.

Natural features

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)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rio de Janeiro

Fly into Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), the closest airport, located 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), which is 7.9 mi (12.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Rio de Janeiro Central Station, Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station and Rio de Janeiro Sao Cristovao Station are the main stations in the area. You can get around Rio de Janeiro by jumping on the metro at Carioca Station, Uruguaiana Station or Cinelandia Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rio de Janeiro?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,359 holiday lettings around Rio de Janeiro. From 1,935 flats & apartments to 16 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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 accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rio de Janeiro:

  • Zona Sul: 1,664 holiday homes
  • Copacabana: 1,303 holiday homes
  • Barra da Tijuca: 335 holiday homes
  • Botafogo: 1,186 holiday homes
  • Ipanema: 902 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Museu do Acude: 2,352 holiday lettings
  • Fundação Casa de Rui Barbosa: 2,315 holiday lettings
  • Rio de Janeiro Marechal Hermes Station: 2,281 holiday lettings
  • Platforma Theatre: 2,348 holiday lettings
  • Restinga da Marambaia: 256 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rio de Janeiro listed on Vrbo UK 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 Flats in Rio de Janeiro?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 1,935 Flats in Rio de Janeiro. Our other popular types of Rio de Janeiro holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 310 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins 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 651 holiday homes with pool available in Rio de Janeiro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Explore destinations around Rio de Janeiro

Zona Sul
1,664 holiday rentals
Copacabana
1,303 holiday rentals
Barra da Tijuca
335 holiday rentals
Botafogo
1,186 holiday rentals
Ipanema
902 holiday rentals
Itanhangá
47 holiday rentals
Jacarepagua
78 holiday rentals
Leblon
893 holiday rentals
Lapa
84 holiday rentals
Recreio dos Bandeirantes
307 holiday rentals
Santa Teresa
148 holiday rentals
Leme
505 holiday rentals
Vidigal
97 holiday rentals
Urca
232 holiday rentals
Lagoa
945 holiday rentals
Sao Conrado
33 holiday rentals
Joatinga
52 holiday rentals
Flamengo
453 holiday rentals
Rio de Janeiro Centro
211 holiday rentals
Catete
106 holiday rentals