Beginning of main content
Trip Type
Flight 1
Flight 2
Flight 3
Flight 4
Flight 5

Search 321,000 hotels worldwide.

Get the best price available for your trip.

No Expedia cancellation fee to change or cancel almost any hotel reservation.


Top Rio de Janeiro Neighborhoods for Historic Hotels

Copacabana
544 hotels
from

$335

Centro
77 hotels
from

$54

Flamengo
18 hotels

Easygoing Hostel

2.5 out of 5.0

Featured Rio de Janeiro Historic Hotels

See all 1,340 Hotels in Rio de Janeiro
Hotel Atlantico Business Centro

Hotel Atlantico Business Centro

Rua Senador Dantas, 25, Rio de Janeiro
4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (1,010 reviews)
Center of city & close to many sightseeing spotsConvenient location but room is a bit outdated. Staff couldn’t speak English but friendly
  Dec 8, 2017

$54

$54
Belmond Copacabana Palace

Belmond Copacabana Palace

Avenida Atlantica 1702, Rio de Janeiro
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (569 reviews)
Iconic and classy hotel! I had a great time at Copacabana Palace hotel, excellent breakfast, room, restaurants and the swimming pool is just fabulous.
  Jan 21, 2018

$335

$335
Santa Teresa Hotel RJ MGallery by Sofitel

Santa Teresa Hotel RJ MGallery by Sofitel

Rua Almirante Alexandrino 660, Rio de Janeiro
5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (134 reviews)
Located near the sambadromo.Nice place in a colonial neighbourhood. Freindly staff. Some facilities could be better maintained. Some things were a bid old and worn but the overall experience was very nice. Like the breakfast a lot!
  Mar 6, 2017

$262

$262
Quinta Azul Boutique Pousada

Quinta Azul Boutique Pousada

Rua Almirante Alexandrino 256, Rio de Janeiro
3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (138 reviews)
Beautiful location in Santa Teresa, Two minutes walk to downtown, lovely outdoor patio, good breakfast, rooftop room with outdoor hot tub was worth the extra lush and green, amazing staff.
  Apr 7, 2017
Novotel RJ Santos Dumont

Novotel RJ Santos Dumont

Avenida Rua Marechal Camara 300, Rio de Janeiro
4.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (477 reviews)
Centrally located Location is very good Helpful staff Overall great experience
  Aug 24, 2017

$71

$71
Itajubá Hotel

Itajubá Hotel

Rua Alvaro Alvim 23, Rio de Janeiro
3.5 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (212 reviews)
Good clean hostel in a good location. The staff and location really made this a great stay. The breakfast in the morning was equal to that of any hotel. Fruit, cheese, ham, fresh buns, coffee, juice etc.
  Mar 29, 2016

$42

$42
Rios Presidente Hotel

Rios Presidente Hotel

Rua Pedro I 19 Centro, Rio de Janeiro
3.5 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (136 reviews)
Nice hotel in the centre of Rio and close to the Metro. Very good breakfast.
  Aug 30, 2016

$58

$58
Mambembe Hostel

Mambembe Hostel

Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 251, Rio de Janeiro
2.5 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (2 reviews)

$35

$35
ibis Rio de Janeiro Centro

ibis Rio de Janeiro Centro

Rua Silva Jardim 32 Torre I, Rio de Janeiro
3.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (201 reviews)
Compact , Not far from tourist attractionStayed for 2 Nights in January at this hotel. compact and clean . Front office staff was helpful and informative. others are struggling with English , while I could not speak Portuguese. Sign language did help. Breakfast was affordable with not so bad selection. Distance to several tourist attractions ...
  Feb 13, 2015

$46

$46
Casa Amarelo par Robert le Héros

Casa Amarelo par Robert le Héros

Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 569 - Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro
4.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (29 reviews)
Lovely stayWe stayed here for one night over carnaval and were able to walk to and from the sambadrome (and felt safe) The staff were fantastic, so lovely, friendly and welcoming, it was like going to stay with family!! The building itself is quite unusual as it's an old colonial building and you enter via ...
  Mar 4, 2014

$132

$132
Hospedagem Ledo

Hospedagem Ledo

Rua Gonçalves Ledo 5, Rio de Janeiro
2.5 out of 5.0
2.3 out of 5 (27 reviews)
Easy reach to the beaches and most of the Olympic.Majorities of places was easy to reach to the Olympic Games and some of the good beaches and of course the shopping malls. Transport was very good.nd should hold change the bedding
  Aug 31, 2016

$28

$28
Hotel Puma

Hotel Puma

Rua Sacadura Cabral 43, Rio de Janeiro
3.0 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (66 reviews)
Compare price and quality it is good place to stayGods friendly service. With near to zero Portugal language I felt well with all that help
  Aug 18, 2017

$28

$28
Senado Rio Hotel

Senado Rio Hotel

Rua Do Senado, 189, Centro, Rio de Janeiro
3.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (116 reviews)
Senado Rio Hotel 4 Comfortable & Convenient StayLocated in Centro, the Senado Rio Hotel provided affordable, clean, comfortable and convenient accommodations for my trip to the Olympics. Just a 15-minute walk to the Central Bus/Subway/Train hub, the hotel is centrally located for access to the various Olympic venues arrayed across the Rio metropolitan ...
  Aug 19, 2016

$32

$32
Copacabana Sol Hotel

Copacabana Sol Hotel

Rua Santa Clara 141, Rio de Janeiro
4.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (263 reviews)
ConvenienceHotel is close to beach and other areas of interest
  Sep 16, 2017

$72

$72
Pompeu Rio Hotel

Pompeu Rio Hotel

Rua Camerino, 15, Rio de Janeiro
3.5 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (189 reviews)
Cheap hotel. Near metro stop.Hotel is cheap for what you pay for. Its two blocks away from the metro stop pres. Vargas and from there you can go anywhere in rio. Not that bad area just not in downtown rio.
  Apr 27, 2017

$34

$34
Sant'Martre

Sant'Martre

Rua Aprazivel, 28, Rio de Janeiro
3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (36 reviews)
Amazing hotelThis hotel is incredible. The rooms were very clean, the staff very attentive. The breakfast was simple but nice. The pool and jacuzzi are great benefits, and the views are simply stunning. We absolutely loved our stay there. It's a bit hard to get to, as you have to go up quite a few steep hills ...
  Mar 13, 2017

$61

$61
Gamboa Rio Hotel

Gamboa Rio Hotel

Rua Alexandre Mackenzie, 122, Rio de Janeiro
3.5 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (238 reviews)
A friendly place in a lively neighbourhoodSo the taxi driver says "Are you sure this is the place?", as most Cariocas would not choose Gamboa as a base. Yes the surroundings are interesting, and the walk to and from Centro de Brasil can seem daunting, but it is no worse than many parts of many British or European cities and definitely better ...
  Aug 24, 2016

$37

$37
CabanaCopa Hostel

CabanaCopa Hostel

Travessa Guimaraes Natal, 12, Rio de Janeiro
2.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (75 reviews)
Very reasonable place, I'd stay there againVery reasonable hostel, clean, great location. Good atmosphere in the lobby. Very friendly and social staff. They organize going out to clubs and etc... The place is very safe and there is a guard 24/7.
  Jan 11, 2016

$45

$45
Map

Recently booked Historic Hotels in Rio de Janeiro

Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel & Resort
5.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 2 hours ago
Arena Leme Hotel
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 5 hours ago
ibis Rio de Janeiro Botafogo
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 7 hours ago
Miramar Hotel by Windsor
5.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 7 hours ago
Windsor Martinique Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 10 hours ago
Pestana Rio Atlantica
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 10 hours ago
Sol Ipanema Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 13 hours ago
Hotel Praia Ipanema
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 20 hours ago
Windsor Excelsior Hotel
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 23 hours ago

Pocket Guide: Historic Hotels in Rio de Janeiro

Search for hotels in Rio de Janeiro on Expedia. You can easily find your hotels in Rio de Janeiro using one of the methods below:

  • View our selection of featured hotels in Rio de Janeiro
  • Use the map to find hotels in the Rio de Janeiro neighborhood you prefer
  • Use the filters to see hotels in a specific area of Rio de Janeiro, select a specific theme, brand, or hotel class from basic (1 Star) to luxury hotels (5 Stars) in Rio de Janeiro
  • Enter your travel dates to view the best deals on hotels in Rio de Janeiro - while they last