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Top 12 Airbnb Rentals In Barra Da Tijuca, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil - Updated 2021

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As one of the safest areas in Rio de Janeiro, the newly formed region of Barra da Tijuca, or just Barra, for short, is only 30 years old and is the ideal destination to immerse yourself in Brazil’s vibrant rhythms. Luxury units, together with great leisure infrastructure, make up the unique lifestyle scene of Barra, ready to explore.

Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, this lively neighbourhood of Rio de Janeiro is famous for its beaches, plentiful rivers and lakes, as well as the shopping malls. What’s more, the whole region was built to be environmentally friendly and, as such, it is renowned as the first eco-friendly urban development complex in Rio. Scroll down to check out the top Airbnb rentals in Barra Da Tijuca, the place that combines modernism with awesome natural surroundings.

1. Flat in Barra near Windsor Hotel (from USD 35)

Undoubtedly, beach-lovers will adore this elegant apartment since it’s located right in front of the beach! The sea and mountain views from the balcony of the room are just breathtaking. Guests are entitled to use the parking space for free and basically, they will find here everything they need: from a fully equipped kitchen to a gym and a beauty salon inside the building. The neighbourhood itself is residential and quiet and a good number of restaurants and bars are within short walking distance.

Flat at Barra Near by WINDSOR HOTEL
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
220 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spacious with a nice balcony to have breakfast on with - indeed - an amazing view
the view of the apartment was a amazing and it was just in front of the beach
i would for sure consider renting this apartment again on my next trip to rio de janeiro
sofia has a great apartment fantastic view in a very convenient location in barra
clean comfortable and nice apartment
the flat was very clean bright and spacious
very clean and a seriously amazing view
it was perfect the apartment is practical clean and good
the apartment is clean and a high value choice for any visiting rio
the staff at reception speak english & are very helpful
mali was a fantastic host
sofia was a great host
we also really appreciated the staff at reception and felt very safe as a result
sofia was an excellent host
comfortable safe and an excellent location for the beach
it is also very close to main attractions (less than 30min by car)
the location is great - just steps to an amazing beach
the apartment is near to the beach just across the street very good location
it is a cosy flat in front of the best location to enjoy the barra beach
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2. Aparthotel in Barra da Tijuca - Luxury - 4 stars (from USD 91)

This 4-star apartment in Barra is located just a few minutes’ walk from the beach and enjoys great proximity to incredible restaurants, shopping malls and nightclubs. This studio can accommodate up to four people and features a double bed, sofa bed, kitchen and a cute veranda, with a spectacular view.

Of course, all other essential amenities are also provided, as well as parking space, swimming pools, gym and a tennis court. The design of the building makes the place suitable for business travellers or for hosting events.

Apart Hotel in Barra da Tijuca - Luxury 4 Stars
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
79 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
ricardo is a very responsible host
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3. Lux apartment - Barra da Tijuca - Double suite (from USD 36)

For those travelling on a tighter budget, this vacation rental might be a good option. The entire studio can sleep up to two people and it is equipped with a double bed, A/C, a TV, an ironing board and a cosy balcony, with a view. The beach is just across the street and plentiful restaurants and bars are found in the neighbourhood. Guests naturally have access to all of the hotel’s amenities, such as a parking space, pool and gym.

Aparthotel LUXO - Barra da Tijuca - Suíte Dupla
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
120 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
good apartment in a nice neighbourhood
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4. Link stay - Flat room (from USD 23)

Another budget option, ideal for couples, is this modern, private room that sleeps two in a queen-size bed and has a private bathroom attached to it. The unit is located just 3 km (1.8 miles) from Barra da Tijuca Beach and is quite close to both Galeao and Santos Dumont airports.

There might not be a kitchen available, however, there is a high-quality restaurant on its premises and other facilities, such as the sauna, heated pool and spa shouldn’t be missed.

Link Stay Flat Quarto
Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
49 reviews
Private room in serviced apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

5. A room by the beach (from USD 15)

For solo travellers who are on a tight budget, look no further than this simple but cute room, located just 200 meters (656 feet) from the beach. The room features one bed and an attached bathroom, including all basic amenities for your comfort. The extra hospitable and welcoming host will make your stay memorable. Other facilities, like a pool and gym, are also at your disposal.

Um quarto na praia
Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
51 reviews
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
it is always very clean and i find it very stylish
nadja is an incredible host she is very attentive her place is beautiful and super clean
nadja is an amazing host very friendly and also very respectful to privacy at the same time
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6. A beautiful and cosy room

For a more intimate holiday, this simple but cosy room is ideal for couples or friends, since it can accommodate up to two guests, featuring a queen-size bed and a private bathroom. The very friendly host will make sure you feel at home here. Great public transportation service is just in front of the building and Barra Beach is only 10 minutes away. A few shopping malls are also within walking distance.

Av. Américas 3 Qts Full Condomínium @Rio Design
Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
28 reviews
Entire condominium 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing apartment with lots of things to do swimming pool gym etc
very clean and the breakfast was amazing
very good apartment clean beautiful comfortable
superb place to stay in rio – clean comfortable and charming
carmen is very gentle and kind
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7. Apartment near the beach (from USD 31)

This one-bedroom apartment is located across the beach making it ideal for those looking for the perfect beach holiday in Barra Da Tijuca, Rio De Janeiro. Suitable for two people, this rental has a bedroom with a double bed ideal for couples, a functional bathroom, and a dining cum living area for lounging and eating meals simultaneously. This accommodation also consists of kitchen appliances helpful for cooking like a refrigerator, a microwave, a coffee maker, and dishes and silverware for your convenience.

Praia da Barra da Tijuca.
Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
100 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything in the apartment was perfect for my stay with lots of nice touches from marcus
a beautiful clean and safe place
nice clean place with good location
his place looks just like in the pictures and it is very clean
he was also incredibly helpful and attentive throughout the stay
an excellent host and great value
marcus is a very sweet and helpful guy
for sure i will try to be back to this same location
excellent location excellent department and excellent attention really was a good experience
beach right across the street is amazing and not crowded
marcus home is ideal close to the beach and also to conference hotels
excellent place to stay in rio
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8. Modern studio in an aparthotel (from USD 42)

This stylish apartment is located within an aparthotel offering you great services. Suitable for up to three people, this rental has a queen bed, a sofa bed, and a clean bathroom. A microwave and a refrigerator are also available here for those who wish to heat some takeout food indoors. This rental also includes a small balcony with amazing views, ideal for relaxing after a long day exploring the city. You also have access to a swimming pool and a gym which guests are welcome to use with no extra cost.

Suíte ampla / Serviço de Apart Hotel
Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
71 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
clean and comfortable hotel-like room just as seen in picture
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9. Single room in Barra - Olympic Park

Another perfect destination for adventurous solo travellers, this cute room can also sleep two guests, since it is equipped with a sofa bed and a single bed. The unit is located in a quiet neighbourhood of downtown Rio, near the Olympic Park and the beach is just 20 minutes away by car. Guests can enjoy free parking on its premises, as well as a pool and gym. All room essentials are provided and the host is quite flexible and helpful.

5 reviews
Private room 2 Beds 2 Guests

10. Luxury aparthotel with sea view in Rio

If you choose this stylish accommodation, you will have an entire apartment for yourself and ideally for your family, as it can fit up to four guests, although it is not suitable for children younger than 12 years old. The beach is just across the street and a great number of shopping malls, theatre venues and concert halls are available in the neighbourhood. A gym, spa, massage therapy and free parking space are among the plentiful amenities provided here.

Apart hotel de luxo com vista para o mar no Rio.
Entire apartment 1 Bed 4 Guests

11. Wonderful oceanfront suite

This large suite with outstanding views over the Atlantic Ocean can sleep up to three guests and has a private bathroom. Among the numerous amenities provided are the sauna and a hydro pool, for a fully relaxing experience after a long tiring day out. Everything you need, such as supermarkets, restaurants, pharmacies and bars are just a short walk away. The lodging is not suitable for children under 12 years old or pets.

Maravilhosa suíte Frente Mar!!!! Apt inteiro
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
158 reviews
Entire serviced apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the balcony is amazing/ beautiful but the apartment itself was a let down
this place is amazing the host is one of the best host i've meet
she is kind and keep a good communication
valentina’s place is great excellent location and very friendly front desk staff
awesome location definitely will be back
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12. Your bedroom by the beach

With the capacity to sleep two guests, this lovely apartment offers a highly affordable accommodation option for your holiday in Rio. It is conveniently located just 30 meters (98 feet) from the beach and is only 15 minutes by car from Pedra Bonita, the must visit place for paragliding.

Many wonderful restaurants and shopping malls are just around the corner. As guests of the studio, you will have access to the living room and the well-equipped kitchen.

Seu quarto na beira da praia!
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
80 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Ready to go?

From simple, cheap rooms to impressive luxury apartments, Barra da Tijuca makes it almost impossible not to find the right vacation rental to fit your personality. Modern and safe infrastructure are just two unbeatable characteristics of this side of Rio, so why not give it a try?

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