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10 Best Airbnb Plus Homes In Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Home to some of the world’s most beautiful beaches and teeming with vibrant culture, visiting Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is on the bucket list of many. The city is famed for hosting the annual carnival drawing millions to the streets, friendly locals, gorgeous sunsets by the Ipanema and Copacabana Beaches, and exciting nightlife in this seaside city with activities for all ages, it is hard to see why not. If you are planning a visit, read on for our top 10 Airbnb Plus homes in Rio de Janeiro for a safe and comfortable launch pad for all the exciting adventures that await you during your stay.

1. Artsy apartment close to a supermarket (from USD 73)

With an artist-photographer as host, you can expect the decor of the apartment to be curated thoughtfully and tastefully. With art pieces adorning the walls- some by the host and their friends- you just might mistake yourself for being in a cosy art gallery. Accommodating up to four guests comfortably in spacious bedrooms, the home also features two bathrooms, living area with a smart TV and a full kitchen. This Airbnb is also close to the beach and not one, but three, supermarkets that will be convenient if you need any groceries.

Stylish Artistic Apartment Ipanema
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
103 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good air-conditioning in both bedrooms made for really comfortable sleeping
fantastic 2 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment just 150 meters from ipanema beach
the second bedroom/study has a very comfortable sofa-bed where our two daughters slept soundly
the apartment itself was comfortable and light filled with stunning art clean and colourful
for the night i felt like staying in there was netflix already built into the tv
Cleanliness:
fabian was an excellent host and the apartment was very clean and well located
cleaning & security personnel are very pleasant people to deal with as well
the place is safe practical and extremely clean
Host:
fabian very nice host
fabian as a host was amazing
wonderful apartment the owner was very helpful
the hosts were more than gracious attentive and friendly and gave great local recommendations
fabian is really an extraordinary host easy to communicate and ready to help with whatever you need
Location:
perfect location for our quick trip to rio
great location and great art
i love this location
the location is great very close to the beach
plus the location is super close to the beach everything’s perfect
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2. Stylish apartment a stone's throw away from Copacabana Beach (from USD 51)

The highlight of this Airbnb is its close proximity to the picturesque, sandy Copacabana Beach. Welcoming throngs of tourists, especially during New Year’s Eve celebrations, this upscale neighbourhood bustles with activity and fun. With two comfortable bedrooms, living area and bathroom, this is a great choice if you are travelling with friends and want to explore this trendy neighbourhood and the beach!

Charming Apartment Steps from Copacabana Beach
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
92 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it’s wonderfully well-lit and the beds are very comfortable (and it has air conditioning when you need it)
the beds are super cofortable
) there is a/c & the beds + linens are very comfortable
the air conditioning works very well and my two teenagers said they felt like home
the beds are comfortable and the bedrooms have good closet space
Cleanliness:
the apartment was clean and very comfortable
the apartment was clean when we entered and had fresh sheets/towels for us
the apartment is beautiful and very clean
the pictures were identical to the apartment and it was very clean
the apartment was exactly what i expected from the pictures clean stylish and welcoming
Host:
delma was a fantastic host
delma was this year even better host than the past year
this place is lovely & delma was a wonderful host
delma is sweet kind and caring person
and to finish delma is a very kind and nice host thank you for your kindness
Location:
the location is also superb
great location and beautiful apartment
it is perfectly located in two-minute walk from copacabana beach
super close to the beach (about 2 blocks) and near so many stores/shops
well equipped great location
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3. Splendid accommodation near the beach (from USD 30)

Being close to the vibrant Copacabana Beach and neighbourhood you can enjoy the best of Copacabana and Ipanema in this apartment, with the beach, eateries and supermarket within walking distance. The sofa in the living area opens up into a double bed or two single beds for two guests, while the bedroom’s double bed sleeps another two. With the kitchen and bath being equipped with necessary amenities, you can expect a comfortable stay.

Moderno, silencioso, aconchegante, perto da praia, metrò e pontos turísticos
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
108 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is just as advertised and the doormen were charming and made us feel very safe
Cleanliness:
the apartment is spotlessly clean stylish and central
the apartment itself was spotless and very well organized
the apartment inside is very modern updated clean and spacious for one or two people
the flat itself is perfect for 2 people - clean stylish and with a friendly concierge
Host:
ana was the perfect host very attentive and hospitable
ana is a fantastic host
ana was so kind and helpful
she was soooo helpful to us finding things to do in rj
ana was probably the best host i've ever experienced with airbnb
Location:
great location and great flat
this is a cute studio perfectly situated in copacabana within 5 min walking distance to the beach
excellent location just two blocks from the beach
this location is prime if you would like to stay close to the beach copacabana
it is very well located; close to the metro the beach loads of supermarkets and restaurants
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4. Spacious flat in between Copacabana and Ipanema (from USD 52)

Find your home away from home, nestled between the Copacabana and Ipanema beaches, in this beautiful sun-soaked and welcoming flat. This flat allows visitors to walk to either Copacabana and Ipanema beaches and revel in the lively neighbourhood with many food options and shops. Its two bedrooms, bathrooms and living spaces are decorated thoughtfully, with a clean and deliberate aesthetics that will sure be a welcome feature after a warm day out at the beach.

Appartement moderne et climatisé au cœur de Copacabana
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
126 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good ac and comfortable apartment
lots of useful kitchen items--including a nespresso machine
so much natural light and very relaxing throughout the apartment
excellent hot water in shower (hard to find sometimes ) highly recommend
Cleanliness:
very clean and modern
while the apartment was well decorated and clean we stayed in august (winter) and it felt quite damp
very clean and tidy apartment with excellent location
great apartment well decorated clean and in an excellent location
regarding the apartment it was clean well located with all the comfort you could expect
Host:
olivier was a fantastic host
amazing place amazing host
the best host in town
oliver the host made the trip perfect though
the host made us feel very welcome and was easily reachable
Location:
the location is perfect
apartment in a great location
great location few mins walk to the beach resto & convenience store nearby
great place very close to the beach
great location awesome to be so close to the beach
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5. Sleek residence in an upscale neighbourhood (from USD 38)

Located in the upscale Barra da Tijuca neighbourhood, also known as Brazilian Los Angeles, this accommodation is surrounded by shopping centres, trendy clubs and popular surfing spots. Inside the apartment, you will find fun, surprising accents such as an antique glass cabinet with glassware, colourful art pieces and even a yellow submarine reminiscent of the Beatles’ hit, against the sleek decor. Step out to the balcony, where you will be greeted with an outdoor seating area, hammocks and a view of the mountains and Olympic Park- perfect for sunset watching.

Admire as montanhas da Barra da Tijuca em uma espaçosa varanda.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
94 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very nice comfortable clean and well appointed
Host:
fernando and rogério were excellent host
Location:
safe area and everything within walking distance
great quiet child friendly place
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6. Peaceful loft surrounded by greenery (from USD 42)

If you are looking for an urban hideaway, look no further. This loft is surrounded by greenery, along the tree-lined quiet Joaquim Nabuco street and fitted with noise-reduction windows, so you can really relax in privacy and wake in serenity. The furnishings of the loft are simple yet modern, fulfilling your basic needs and with interesting touches, like a 1.8 m (5.9 ft) wooden giraffe. This loft is also close to the famed Pedra do Arpoador, where you can catch one of the best sunset views along the walking paths.

Estiloso loft em rua arborizada a poucos minutos da Pedra do Arpoador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
55 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
clean comfortable and stylish apartment
rodrigo’s place was great and spot on clean
perfect stay at copacabana: stylish clean comfortable and great location
Host:
rodrigo was very responsive and a lot of help
rodrigo was very responsive all the time and super helpful with check-in and check-out
Location:
best place near the beach
the location is wonderful if you're looking for a beachy vacation
excellent location on the border of ipanema and copacabana
rodrigo’s loft is spacious beautifully decorated and in an excellent location between ipanema and copacabana
simply a superb apartment in a great location hosted by a thoughtful and kind host
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7. Open studio with quirky accents in Ipanema (from USD 43)

If you are looking for a simple, no-frills studio in a great location in the heart of Ipanema, this would be the right studio for you. This open-concept studio comes complete with necessary amenities for a comfortable stay, with a small kitchen equipped with an espresso machine and mini-fridge, double bed and sofa within steps. Spot the fun pops of colour in the living area with art and pillows, and a sleek black-tiled walk-in shower that welcomes you after a day out in the sun.

Relaxing Studio Moments from the World-Famous Ipanema Beach
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
69 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is really nice and fully equipped
Cleanliness:
the place was pretty clean and cozy
even had someone clean and change bed sheets
gustavo's place is great very clean and comfortable
clean unique design with all you need
apartment was clean and comfy baby got a beautiful welcome present and we felt like at home
Host:
the host was very nice and helpful
gustavo is the perfect host and this apartment is the perfect apartment
gustavo is the most gracious and kind host
gustavo is a considerate host and checked in a few times to make sure everything was going well
great stay overall and host was very helpful with everything from check in tocheck out
Location:
great location in rio
super close to a metro stop and super close to ipanema beach
the location was also perfect
it is also close to the best restaurants in ipanema and also near to leblon area
location was perfect will definitely stay here again
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8. Contemporary, vibrantly furnished flat in Ipanema (from USD 34)

Located in what is known as the CopaIpa (Copacabana / Ipanema) corridor, this flat is contemporarily furnished with clean and sleek lines accented with art pieces on the wall and curated wallpapers to bring out the character of each room. Relax in the bedroom with room-darkening shades, or chill by the counter in the kitchen with your travel buddies while planning activities to embark on the next day. If you are travelling as a party of more than two, the sofa doubles as a sofa bed to sleep up to two more guests.

Copacabana beach airbnb plus, Vibrant Apartment
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
281 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi is really good
the apartment is super clean with great amenities and thoughtful touches
the apartment is spacious and the bed is massive and comfortable
we had a very pleasant stay in this apartment
i highly recommend staying at ricardo’s apartment
Cleanliness:
nice apt very clean orgenized and weel equiped
it's a modern clean apartment
ricardo’s apartment is clean modern and well secured
the airbnb was very modern & clean
wonderful spotless safe place to stay in rio
Host:
a very welcoming host
beautiful place and great host
ricardo was a great host very helpful
friendly doorwoman „edineilde“ and super market 1 min
ricardo is also a friendly and helpful host quick with suggestions and support whenever i had questions
Location:
the location was great
the location is perfect
excellent flat in a great location
the location of the apartment is great
nice flat in a very central place
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9. Spacious suite with projection room, minutes away from beach (from USD 92)

Located on Rua Vinicius de Moraes, a mere 30 m (98 ft) from the beach, this spacious suite hosts up to six guests with three bedrooms and three bathrooms- with one of the bedrooms doubling as a projection room perfect for movie nights! Stylishly decorated and primely located, this suite will be a great choice if you are travelling with a larger group of friends or family and appreciate privacy while still staying in the middle of all the action in Ipanema.

Beach Block Suites in Ipanema Best Location
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
72 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were super comfy
the perfect amenities (nice towels/sheets/bath products/fast wifi/cable/ ac) all within a modern and well planned apartment
finally the listing promised that we had access to a washer and dryer in the apartment
it has a nice touch with a breakfast that is included
i did not want to leave this apartment i enjoyed my stay there so much
Cleanliness:
the apartment was very clean upon arrival
-there is a maid here all day long and she left the place spotless clean everyday
very clean penthouse and very nice property manager
the apartment is a lot smaller than what it looks like but it is clean
great place phenomenal location and very clean apartment (bedrooms especially nice)
Host:
sasha was the perfect host
our host was always ready to offer additional help
the host was extremely friendly and patient
alex is a wonderful host - very accommodating to all requests and really responsive
sasha is great and his team of housekeepers were lovely and very helpful
Location:
excellent location just seconds away from ipanema beach
great location for beach and some bars
very nice apartment and the location is amazing
great location right on the beach
excellent apartment in the absolute perfect location for ipanema
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10. Airy studio in Copacabana for a couple (from USD 55)

Its prime location with restaurants, supermarkets and amenities in the Copacabana neighbourhood aside, the furnishings of this accommodation shows much thought the host has put into making it a soothing, pleasant home for travellers. Frosted sliding doors open up the bedroom, kitchen and living spaces to plenty of natural lighting, while the neutral tones of the walls with glass and wooden accents keep the place sleek and easy on the eyes. With one bedroom and one bath, this is perfect for a couples retreat.

Unwind at an Airy, Contemporary Pad near Copacabana Beach
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
158 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is exactly like it’s shown in the photos
harmony’s apartment is simply perfect
the apartment of harmony has an excellent location
we had an amazing time in harmony’s apartment
i can’t say enough good things about harmony and her cute apartment
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and comfortable
perfectly clean and decorated
everything was very clean with fresh towels sheets etc
it was super clean
the apartment was very clean and really stylish
Host:
the staff very pleasant and willing to help
the host was very easy to reach friendly and provided many great tips
she was attentive thoughtful and accommodating
she was incredibly responsive and quickly answered any questions we had
the people are very friendly
Location:
the location was central and safe
great location to explore rio and everything you need is close by
a metro station conveniently located directly across the street from her secure apartment (24 hour doorman)
very well located just in front of a metro station with plenty of supermarkets and restaurants
the apt has the best location in copa
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