Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including air conditioning and kitchens. Prices start at $20 per night, and condos and studios are popular options for a stay in Botafogo. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Take in the natural beauty of Botafogo

The area's art galleries and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Botafogo. Well-liked for its gardens, beaches and wildlife, this city is both scenic and cosmopolitan. Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf Mountain are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Botafogo

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Botafogo a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • RioZoo (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • AquaRio (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Gavea Golf and Country Club (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Itanhanga Golf Club (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Olympic Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Olympic Golf Course (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Botafogo

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Botafogo. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sugar Loaf Mountain (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Parque Henrique Lage (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Icarai Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Chacrinha State Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Praia do Leme (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Botafogo

The nearest airport is in Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), located 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), which is 10.5 mi (16.8 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Botafogo Station to easily navigate the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 1,145 vacation rentals around Botafogo. From 985 condo and apartment rentals to 1,051 studio vacation rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Botafogo?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Botafogo:

  • Copacabana: 1,267 vacation rentals
  • Zona Sul: 1,604 vacation rentals
  • Ipanema: 868 vacation rentals
  • Barra da Tijuca: 343 vacation rentals
  • Centro: 212 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Botafogo?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Botafogo. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pasmado Viewpoint: 2,249 vacation rentals
  • Rio Sul Shopping Mall: 2,251 vacation rentals
  • Fundação Casa de Rui Barbosa: 2,271 vacation rentals
  • Villa-Lobos Museum: 2,289 vacation rentals
  • Museu Casa de Rui Barbosa: 2,266 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Botafogo?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 985 Condos/Apartments in Botafogo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Botafogo include:

  • Studios: 1,051 rentals available
  • Houses: 67 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Botafogo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 113 vacation rentals with pool available in Botafogo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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