Brazil may have travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19.

Find out moreOpens in new tab or window

Browse for Rio de Janeiro Beach Hotels from $31

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and vacation rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Top Rio de Janeiro Beach Hotels

Miramar Hotel by Windsor
Great for beach vacations
5 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica, 3668 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
The price is $101 per night
Copacabana Beach - Beachfront property
4.7/5Exceptional! (997 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, cabanas, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Travelers say...

"Stunning roof top with infinity pool, sauna and gym. Right across a Copacabana popular beach. Amazing views. Good location."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Miramar Hotel by Windsor
Arena Ipanema Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Rua Francisco Otaviano 131, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night
Ipanema Beach - 2 min walk
4.5/5Wonderful! (664 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Perfect location, beautiful hotel, excellent service"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Arena Ipanema Hotel
Arena Leme Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Av. Atlântica 324, Rio de Janeiro
The price is $91 per night
Copacabana Beach - Beachfront property
4.4/5Wonderful! (564 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
First time traveling to Brazil

"Staying at Arena Leme Hotel was perhaps the best experience I had at a hotel. Mind you, I was a bit biased because I was afraid that the staff wouldn't speak english or because it was a tourist hotel that conditions would be bare minimum in order for the hotel to receive a buck. However, my expectations ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Arena Leme Hotel
PortoBay Rio de Janeiro
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Avenida Atlântica, 1500, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
The price is $104 per night
Copacabana Beach - Beachfront property
4.4/5Wonderful! (997 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, beach towels, outdoor pool
Fun

"Nice Hotel with great view from Balcony (Floor 12) : )"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

PortoBay Rio de Janeiro
Américas Copacabana Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
Rua Barata Ribeiro 550, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $31 per night
Copacabana Beach - 6 min walk
4.4/5Wonderful! (999 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"location, responsiveness of staff, very knowledgeable staff,"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Américas Copacabana Hotel
Windsor Leme Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica 656, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $67 per night
Copacabana Beach - Beachfront property
4.4/5Excellent! (992 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
Ocean and beach rooftop prime views

"Very good hotel in the quietest part of what it is an extension of Copacabana Beach. Excellent view of the ocean and a beautiful rooftop with a tiny pool that is fine if you're eager to sunbath why enjoying the magnificent view of the area. Breakfast and restaurant food is good. Staff is pleasant. ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Windsor Leme Hotel
Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
Great for beach vacations
5 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica, 1020, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Get Rates
Copacabana Beach - Beachfront property
4.4/5Excellent! (989 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, cabanas, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Travelers say...

"The view to Copacabana Beach was amazing! The staff was very friendly. We will definitely be coming back soon. We recommend this hotel 100%."…"

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2020

Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
Arena Copacabana Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Av Atlantica 2064 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $69 per night
Copacabana Beach - Beachfront property
4.4/5Excellent! (995 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Great beach with white sand is just across of hotel, a lot of different restaurants around. Buffet breakfast in hotel was something, a lot of fruits and choise of main dishes"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Arena Copacabana Hotel
Windsor Excelsior Hotel
4 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica 1800, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $69 per night
Copacabana Beach - Beachfront property
4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"Arrived early but still had to wait for room - from 8am till 3pm - even though other guests arrived and were able to obtain their rooms."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Windsor Excelsior Hotel
Ipanema Inn
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
Rua Maria Quiteria 27, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
The price is $87 per night
Ipanema Beach - 2 min walk
4.3/5Excellent! (722 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach umbrellas, beach towels
One of the best decisions we made for our trip!

"We stayed here 5 nights during Carnival, and the hotel turned out to be one of the best decisions we made for our trip. First, the hotel is in one of the nicest and safest neighborhoods. It is fairly quiet (which is nice when catching up on sleep) yet conveniently located just one block from the ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Ipanema Inn
Windsor Palace Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
Rua Domingos Ferreira, 6, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
The price is $63 per night
Praia do Leme - 17 min walk
4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Very nice hotel thats one block from the beach. Great staff, cant even say how nice everyone was. Amazing breakfast, small room but hot shower, comfortable bed and all I was there for was to sleep.Anything I needed they were there to help me, would stay there again for sure!!!!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2020

Windsor Palace Hotel
Sol Ipanema Hotel
4 out of 5
Avenida Vieira Souto 320, Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
The price is $108 per night
Ipanema Beach - Beachfront property
4.2/5Very Good! (818 reviews)

"Great views from room! Easy access to beach and restaurants"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Sol Ipanema Hotel
Windsor Plaza Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
Ave Princesa Isabel 263 Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $55 per night
Copacabana Beach - 4 min walk
4.2/5Very Good! (999 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Good location near the beach. Good price for all the services (except for laundry/too expensive). Clean. Nice pool on the roof...thank you:)"…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Windsor Plaza Hotel
Hotel Arpoador
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Rua Francisco Otaviano 177, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
The price is $104 per night
Ipanema Beach - Beachfront property
4.1/5Very Good! (417 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach umbrellas, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Hotel Arpoador was a wonderful place to stay in Rio! The staff -- both at the Front Desk, the restaurant and the room-cleaners -- were very nice without exception. (For example, check-out time was noon, but I didn't need to leave for the airport until 6 pm. Not only was I able to store my luggage ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Hotel Arpoador
Royal Rio Palace Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Rua Duvivier 82 Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $35 per night
Copacabana Beach - 3 min walk
4.1/5Very Good! (996 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pools
Copacabana gem

"Great location. Amazing rooftop and pool. Gym available on the last floor as well."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Royal Rio Palace Hotel
Orla Copacabana Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica 4122, Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $37 per night
Praia do Forte - 7 min walk
4.1/5Very Good! (995 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Everything clean safe and good location, staff were friendly and spoke most languages"…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Orla Copacabana Hotel
Rio Othon Palace
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica 3264, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $87 per night
Copacabana Beach - Beachfront property
4.1/5Very Good! (995 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, sun loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Nice hotel with good service

"This is a very nice hotel, but we weren't aware the beachfront location meant we would be exposed to the very loud music blasting from the late-night souvenir vendors lined up along the beachfront. The front desk changed our room to one facing a quieter side street, but the toilet in that room didn't ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Rio Othon Palace
Olinda Rio Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
Av. Atlantica 2230, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $40 per night
Copacabana Beach - Beachfront property
4/5Very Good! (922 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels
Travelers say...

"Property was renewed to accomodate more visitors. Old rooms should be upgraded to the standard of 4 stars hotel"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Olinda Rio Hotel
Don't see what you're looking for?
We've got more Beach Hotels. Find the right one for you.
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Beach Hotels in Rio de Janeiro

Known for its beaches and museums, Rio de Janeiro offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway. With 690 beach hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in this scenic destination, it's a breeze to find one that meets your needs.

As you search for a place to stay by the water in Rio de Janeiro, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with high ratings from Expedia travelers.

Américas Copacabana Hotel - 3.5 hotel near Copacabana Beach. It features an outdoor pool, a poolside bar, and a restaurant. Guests love the beach and shopping.

PortoBay Rio de Janeiro - 4 romantic hotel on the beach. Our travelers recommend its central location and overall value. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, a poolside bar, and a restaurant.

Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro - 5 luxury hotel on the beach. It offers 2 outdoor swimming pools, 3 spa tubs, and 2 poolside bars. Guest reviews highlight the beach and shopping.

Windsor Copa Hotel - 3 hotel near Copacabana Beach. It features a restaurant, complimentary wireless Internet access, and LED televisions. Guests love the beach and breakfast.

Miramar Hotel by Windsor - 5 luxury hotel on the beach. Our travelers recommend its pool and shopping. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a poolside bar. Activities include surfing/boogie boarding.

Planning Your Trip to Rio de Janeiro

If weather is an important factor for your vacation, you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide your travel dates.

  • Hottest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average temperature of 87°F
  • Coldest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 65°F
  • Driest months: August, June, July, and September, with an average rainfall of 2.81 inches
  • Rainiest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average rainfall of 6.79 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Rio de Janeiro

After arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. If you can't wait to check out the beaches, head to Icarai Beach or Flamengo Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Experience the area's museums and art galleries, and make time for local attractions like Sugar Loaf Mountain and Christ the Redeemer. Other things to see and do in the area are National Library and Catedral de Sao Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro. Visitors also enjoy Rio de Janeiro for its:
  • Tours
  • Architecture
  • Live music

Getting Around Rio de Janeiro

To get to Rio de Janeiro, you can fly into Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), the closest major airport, which is located 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from the city center. Walk to nearby metro stations like Carioca Station, Uruguaiana Station, and Cinelandia Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Rio de Janeiro Central Station, Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station, or Rio de Janeiro Sao Cristovao Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Rio de Janeiro like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its beaches and museums, Rio de Janeiro offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Rio de Janeiro?
Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro is a top 5-star beachfront hotel with 2 outdoor pools and 2 pool bars. Other good options for your beach trip include Arena Leme Hotel and Windsor Leme Hotel. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Flamengo Beach or Copacabana Beach.
How many beach hotels can I expect to find in Rio de Janeiro?
Choose from one of Expedia’s 831 hotels in Rio de Janeiro for your beachside break.
What's the weather like in Rio de Janeiro?
Good weather can be important during a beach vacation, so you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide when to visit. The hottest months are usually February and January with an average temp of 80°F, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 72°F. Average annual rainfall for Rio de Janeiro is 55 inches.
What is there to see and do around Rio de Janeiro?
After arriving and settling in at your hotel, you might want to venture out and explore everything Rio de Janeiro has to offer. If you can’t wait to check out the beaches, head to Copacabana Beach or Ipanema Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Experience the area’s museums and art galleries, and make time for local attractions like Flamengo Beach and Maracana Stadium. For additional things to see and do, consider a visit to Sugar Loaf Mountain or Christ the Redeemer.
What's the best way to get around Rio de Janeiro?
The closest major airport is Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl. Airport (GIG), located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) away. Take advantage of metro transit at Carioca Station, Uruguaiana Station, and Cinelandia Station.

Travelers Loved These Beach Hotels

More trip options