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10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals To Stay In Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Updated 2020

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Are you the kind of person that is just sick of staying in hotels and would prefer to book a real home like accommodation? That is why Airbnb options are becoming more popular. And for big cities like Rio de Janeiro, this arrangement is ideal.

You can find a private room or an entire home just for you and your travel companions. Feel at home and be on vacation at the same time. Check out this list of Airbnb options that are different in budget and style, but all well located in Rio!

1. Very good room, two blocks from the beach (from USD 23)

Stay in the heart of Leblon, with a beach entrance just two blocks away. There are a lot of bars and restaurants in the area to get in touch with Carioca’s food and enjoy a summer cocktail. The apartment is big, with three bedrooms, and if you choose to stay, you can get an accommodation for up to three guests. You can use the kitchen as you please and feel at home with all of the comforts you need.

Very good room: 2 blocks from the beach
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
277 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large air-conditioned bedroom with comfortable bed
my room was as described with comfortable bed nice fan convenient desk and ample closet space
he made sure i had everything i needed (wifi water key etc)
the apartment has lots of beautiful art on the walls
perfect stay in marcos’ apartment
our room was clean and perfect
only issue is cleanliness couldbe improved
the place was clean and comfortable with plenty of towels spacious living room etc
very smooth communication neat and clean house and perfect location
the room itself was spacious clean and well furnished
marcos has been a perfect host for us
very helpful host who quickly responded to any query and was helpful throughout our stay
marcos is the best host ever
marcos was a great host
marcos is a great host and his accommodations are great
perfect location in leblon
the location is perfect
great location right in leblon neighborhood
neighborhood safe and location excellent
really really awesome location
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2. Charming studio in Santa Teresa (from USD 35)

This is a great accommodation for two guests (ideal for couples), in the charming neighborhood of Santa Teresa, in a cool studio apartment with vintage architecture from the 1930s. You will get a loft independent from the rest of the apartment, with a private bathroom and kitchen. If you are looking for some privacy, this might be the perfect deal!

Charmoso Studio em Santa Teresa
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
109 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bathrooms were great; mattresses comfortable; air conditioning efficient and (relatively) noise free
there's good wifi and an automatic lock so one can be completely independent
great shower ac and comfortable bed
comfortables beds great shower and large common areas with extra space and amenities
it was great having our own space kitchen and living area to just chill
anna's beautiful place is impeccably furnished and clean wit large spacious rooms
the place was immaculately clean and the location ideal
our stay at anna's amazing house was great the apartment unit we rented was beautiful clean and quiet
we had a nice large and clean room and bathroom and we met a lot of interesting people
anna was a great host
anna was an excellent host
anna is a gracious and attentive host
anna is very helpful with all our questions
anna was very helpful and available
the location was great as it is in a safe part of the neighborhood
lot's of cool bars and restaurants within walking distance
the neighbourhood is gorgeous with lots of great nearby restaurants and is very much centrally located
anna's place is a beautifully designed house in the heart of the artistic neighbourhood of santa teresa
it’s also close to the best bars and restaurants in santa teresa
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3. Apartment in Rio de Janeiro (from USD 19)

An entire apartment near all the tourist attractions like the Olympic Boulevard, Orla Conde, Museum of Tomorrow, Municipal Theater, Museum of Fine Arts, and much more! Stay in the center of Rio with access to public transportation. The neighborhood is Lapa with very easy access to beaches like Copacabana. The air conditioner included is refreshing on those really warm summer days.

Apartamento Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
139 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment itself is lovely bright romantic and has an air conditioner
marcia's apartment is perfect for spending together a few days in rio de janeiro
hi we had a great stay at marcia's apartment
it's nicely decorated and clean
a gem - tiny but clean and very well equipped
the place is stylish and clean with nice touches to make you feel welcome
the apartment: is exactly as pictured adorable clean and has so much personality
good location clean and tidy room but can't cook no gas cooker
the concierge was helpful and made us feel very safe
as a host she was always open to answer questions and help us
she honestly is a super host
the doorman speaks english and is helpful
the doormen and staff at the building are sweethearts and are also very helpful
location is perfect nice cute apartment and easy access to everywhere
lovely apartment close to transportation and an easy walk from many downtown sites
location: it is honestly the most strategic location for getting around the city
however the location was not centrally located from main attractions such as ipanema botafogo etc
great location walking distance from lapa restaurants bars and clubs national theatre subway bus and trams
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4. Apartment with small balcony and view of the Flamengo Park (from USD 17)

This is an entire apartment, perfect for couples, located in front of the Flamengo Park. Can’t get a better location than this. It’s close to the city center and Lapa, where you will find a great selection of bars, restaurants, and a very exciting nightlife. There are enough transportation options to make your way around the city and get to know the real Rio.

Apartment with small balcony and view of the Flamengo Park
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
83 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
it was clean and very charming
the apartment was clean and satisfied all our needs
rosario is really helpful
i highly recommend rosário as a host
rosário is a very kind and helpful person
right in front of the house is a metro station check in / out without problems
nice little place in the heart of gloria although small it has everything for a comfortable stay
i recommend rosario's place to discover well rio
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5. Comfortable loft

A great studio to share with up to three guests. It’s not too big, but it’s really cozy. The location is great and you will find everything you need in this accommodation. You can refresh with the ceiling fan and enjoy the closeness to main attractions in Rio like the Sugar Loaf, the Corcovado and the Museum of Tomorrow. The main beaches are nearby too.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
49 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

6. Choose the perfect spot

A private room, ideal for couples, to share an apartment with another couple and get to know the best and most romantic side of Rio. Flamengo Beach is just a few steps away. At the door of the building, there’s a subway station. Your stay will include all the comforts such as cable TV, WiFi, and even video games!

Choose the perfect spot

7. Beautiful double room with an ocean view

Exclusive option to stay for couples looking to get to know the romantic side of Rio. Stay in this great room with a balcony to enjoy a wonderful view together. From supermarkets to bars to public transportation, everything will be within your reach.

Beautiful double room with an ocean view

8. Comfortable room in Rio!

Get a great private room for two guests in Rio, for only 34 USD per night. You would be staying just one block away from Flamengo Park, really close to all the metro stations and buses. There are many nearby beaches and tourist attractions to entertain yourself during your stay. The apartment includes a balcony with a hammock to chill when you need to rest from your Rio experience.

The room comes with a queen sized bed. The owner has great reviews from previous guests. You will be sharing the three-bedroom apartment with a few kids and a cat. Great opportunity to interact with locals.

Comfortable room in Rio!

9. Room on top floor: Get to know the real Rio

If you are traveling alone, this is a good option for your travel. It’s cheap and comfortable. You will get a better price here than in most hotels, plus the comforts.

Stay in this room on the top floor, just eight minutes away from the subway. The living room includes a balcony with a great view. You can use the apartment as you please, with a kitchen, laundry, and shared bathroom.

Conforto e praticidade em Botafogo
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
98 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Well equipped sunny apartment near the metro

A studio apartment in the neighborhood of Gloria. Fits up to four guests, so it could be great for traveling friends, families, and also couples. The location is great and well connected to other areas in Rio by public transportation. The apartment comes with all the features you could need like air conditioning, a washing machine, an equipped kitchen and much more!

Apartamento ensolarado bem equipado perto do metro
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
126 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
nice studio with great location
the neighbourhood is very safe and quiet
walk distance to bus station and metro neighborhood is clean and safe simple but sufficient facilities for cooking
also the region is very well served by markets and metro station
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Find the perfect accommodation for you

Rio is waiting for all of you with the best possible accommodation for you. Go for an Airbnb and you can’t go wrong.

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