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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Gamboa, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Updated 2020

airbnb Gamboa, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

When traveling to Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, it is a must to stop by Gamboa and have a short stay in the neighborhood. There are plenty of places to see and visit, where you can create beautiful moments that are worth remembering for the rest of your life. First, make sure to visit the AquaRio. Featuring an extensive range of sea creatures, the aquarium is best visited with family members or friends. Sharks and stingrays are among the most favorite inhabitants. Note that the aquarium is highly popular and, to avoid a long queue, you are recommended to book tickets in advance.

Then, you should also visit the Pedra do Sal for fun. Enjoy the friendly vibes of the local people, savor the local drinks and cuisine and dance to real samba and traditional Brazilian music. And, don’t forget to drop by the Museu de Arte do Rio, one of the best art museums in the country. Gain insights into Brazilian culture and traditions through its artifacts and exhibitions. Keep reading and you will find the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Gamboa. Book a room that you like and an ultimate stay is a guarantee.

1. A comfortable room (from USD 9)

Situated close to the city center, this accommodation offers a comfortable room in a large house. If you are traveling by yourself or with a partner, this room should be a good choice. You will also have access to the rest of the house and enjoy facilities such as a balcony, a kitchen and a living room that comes with sofa, hammock and a TV. You can get to the Pedra do Sal and Museu de Arte do Rio easily.

Room in the Centre, close to everything
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
46 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
maria is a terrific host you can expect a comfortable place to relax
the room is exactly as shown in the photos and everything was very clean
the place was clean and spacious
she was very kind and hospitable and showed me around the city
maria is the perfect host very friendly and caring
a great place to stay maria (the host) is very kind and helpful
everything was perfect maria paloma and cat margarida was very kind and hospitable
maria was very friendly and was very hospitable
nice stay in maria place
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2. A spacious house (from USD 7)

Welcome to this spacious house, where you can enjoy staying in an open space that fits up to 10 people. You will sleep in a large, shared indoor loft space with the other guests in your own private tent. That being said, this house is perfect for best friends or families traveling together. The house also comes with two bathrooms, a kitchen and wireless internet. The downtown area and major attractions are all close by.

Loft at Porto Maravilha - Gamboa 2
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
17 reviews
Shared room in house 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i stayed 7 days in paulo's wonderful apartment
paulo was a lovely friendly host who made his home feel like our own
paulo is a great host
paulo was a fantastic host going out of his way to show us some really cool parts of rio
paolo is just an amazing 5-star host that made our arrival in rio so convenient and easy
i had a great time there and paulo was a very social and inclusive host
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3. A cozy room (from USD 11)

If you are traveling on a budget, this cozy room will make an excellent accommodation. Equipped with a double bed, you can sleep with comfort at night. As a guest, you are granted access to facilities that include a kitchen, washing machine and wireless internet. If you have free time, relax in the Park Campo de Santana that is located within the proximity.

Double Suite in Gamboa
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
11 reviews
Private room in house 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
maria is an excellent host
maria de jesus is an excellent host very attentive and friendly
very nice close to city center
the location was perfect for me
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4. A fully-equipped apartment (from USD 11)

Situated in a historical neighborhood, this fully-equipped apartment features two beds and one shared bathroom and can accommodate up to three guests. As a guest, you can also prepare your Brazilian dishes in the kitchen and use the wireless internet for free. The Pedra do Sal is only minutes away from the apartment. Other major attractions, such as the AquaRio, Museu do Amanha and Museu de Arte do Rio, can also be reached easily.

Room in Porto Maravilha - Old Downtown Rio
Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
4 reviews
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

5. A luxury yacht

This time, experience something different during your vacation. Instead of staying in a house or an apartment, why don’t you experience how awesome it is to live on a luxury yacht? Book the yacht and you will be able to indulge in the three bedrooms and three bathrooms available, along with modernities that include an equipped kitchen, wireless internet, a TV and living area. You can breathe in the fresh air and enjoy the view of the water every single day. All major attractions and amenities, including restaurants, shops and bars, are all around you.

Angra dos Reis , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Boat 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

6. A small but comfortable room (from USD 18)

If you are traveling solo or with another person and prefer to not to spend much money on accommodation, you may want to consider booking this small but comfortable room. Facing the Terreirao do Samba and the Sambadrome, this accommodation offers a room with basic amenities and a fan. Please note that there is no air conditioner and no wireless internet. But that will not be a problem since you will spend most of your day having fun outside. The accommodation is within walking distance to the Park Campo de Santana and Escadaria Selaron.

Centro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
9 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

7. A spacious apartment

Featuring one bedroom and two bathrooms, this spacious apartment is ideal for up to three people. As a guest, you are free to roam the entire apartment and use the available facilities, such as the living room to sit back and relax and the large kitchen. You can also take a look at the artistic workshop on site. You can enjoy a relaxed stay here with a lot of artwork surrounding you. The apartment is close to a Catholic church, the Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Candelaria, and the Museu de Arte do Rio.

Arriendo cuarto por dias en apartam
Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

8. An excellent sanctuary

Enjoy this lovely room that will become your sanctuary for as long as you stay. Apart from the super comfortable bed, you are granted full access to the bathroom, an equipped kitchen and wireless internet, among others. Take a walk around the neighborhood and enjoy the friendly atmosphere. Be sure to visit the Maritime Museum and the Harmonia Square when staying at this accommodation.

Long live the Saúde! The birthplace of Samba!
Private room 2 Beds 2 Guests

9. A bright apartment

Located close to the Pedra do Sal and Lapa, among other attractions, this bright apartment is equipped with one bedroom for solo travelers or couples. In addition to the bedroom, you can also enjoy a bathroom, a kitchen and wireless internet. Public transportation is within easy reach, so you can travel around Rio conveniently.

Maravilha do Porto
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
3 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. A holiday house

Situated in the heart of Rio de Janeiro, this simple holiday house can accommodate solo travelers, couples or small families. The house is equipped with one bedroom and one bathroom, along with household essentials, wireless internet and an equipped kitchen. There is a bakery and a supermarket located only steps away from the house. Moreover, the house is also adjacent to the AquaRio, Maua Square and Olympic Boulevard.

Holiday house in the center of Rio de Janeiro
Santo Cristo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
5 reviews
Entire villa 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Taste what Gamboa offers

Traveling to a new destination is always better than staying at your home, there is only so much time. Although it will not be a long vacation, one or two days will be enough to taste what Gamboa offers.

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