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Sao Goncalo hotels and places to stay

Mirante do Arvrao
3 out of 5
Rua Armando de Almeida Lima 8, Vidigal, Rio de Janeiro
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The price is $37 per night
19.55 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (26 reviews)

"They weren't even particularily mean to me. Likely because this appears to be a money laundering operationg in an extremly dangerous slum in Rio. I would seriously reccommend taking it down from your site as you should not be providing an outlet for people to stay there. There are legitimately civilians ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2019

Mirante do Arvrao
Corinto Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Rua Maxwell, 460, Vila Isabel, Rio de Janeiro
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The price is $40 per night
17.37 mi from city center
2.6/5 (28 reviews)
More a brothel

"Reception poor and no-one spoke English - Entirely inapropriate. Comdon on pillow rather than chocolate. Porn on Television and sales literature on sex aides on bed-side table"…"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2016

Corinto Hotel
Furnished Apartment in the Lakes Region
Sao Goncalo, Southeast Region
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5.71 mi from city center
Furnished Apartment in the Lakes Region
Hotel Fasano Rio de Janeiro
5 out of 5
Avenida Vieira Souto 80, Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
The price is $332 per night
16.94 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (286 reviews)

"Had a little problem getting our luggage but overall the staff are really nice and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Hotel Fasano Rio de Janeiro
Miramar Hotel by Windsor
5 out of 5
Avenida Atlantica, 3668 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
The price is $110 per night
16.31 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (996 reviews)

"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
Hotel Atlantico Business Centro
3.5 out of 5
Rua Senador Dantas, 25, Centro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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The price is $17 per night
12.91 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"What a superb hotel! I would rate the service, comfort, amenities and quality of the staff as 5* Lovely breakfast for starting the day. The location is not great but no fault of the hotel. 5*"…"

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019

Hotel Atlantico Business Centro
Windsor Oceanico
4 out of 5
Rua Martinho de Mesquita 129, Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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The price is $62 per night
24.34 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (990 reviews)
Very good stay.

"Very good. There is no tea/ coffee making facility in room. Overall very good."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Windsor Oceanico
Américas Granada Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Avenida Gomes Freire, 530 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
The price is $21 per night
13.3 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"New building, great views from the terrace top floor, nice swimming pool, small but nice plus a gym with a great view"…"

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2020

Américas Granada Hotel
Hotel Atlântico Prime
4 out of 5
Rua do Resende 87, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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The price is $17 per night
13.46 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (819 reviews)

"The hotel looks nice and new. The only thing is the location."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Hotel Atlântico Prime
Hotel Astoria Palace
4 out of 5
Av. Atlantica 1866, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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The price is $26 per night
15.29 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (967 reviews)
Evening Out

"The rooms were nice and spacious Older bathroom but very clean Comfortable beds and lovely view All together really nice"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Hotel Astoria Palace
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Visiting Sao Goncalo

Visitors can enjoy all that Sao Goncalo has to offer including its museums. Sugar Loaf Mountain, Christ the Redeemer, and Icarai Beach are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 1674 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Rio de Janeiro
  • The closest major airport is in Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), 16.1 mi (25.9 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Sao Goncalo

A favorite place to visit in the city is Guanabara Bay. Additionally, in the area you'll find Sugar Loaf Mountain and Christ the Redeemer.

As you plan your vacation to Sao Goncalo, the best accommodation may not be centrally located but there are 30 hotels and other lodging options within the local area. Here are places to stay in the area:

  • Miramar Hotel by Windsor is 16.3 mi (26.3 km) from the center of Sao Goncalo. Guests who stay at this 5-star hotel in Rio de Janeiro can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its overall value and comfortable rooms.
  • Hotel Atlantico Business Centro is located 12.9 mi (20.8 km) from the heart of Sao Goncalo. Guests who stay at this 3.5-star hotel in Rio de Janeiro can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and helpful staff.
  • Windsor Excelsior Hotel is 15.3 mi (24.6 km) from central Sao Goncalo. This 4-star hotel in Rio de Janeiro features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its bar and overall value.

Outside the city, popular places to see include Icarai Beach, 9.3 mi/15 km from the heart of the city, and Niterói Contemporary Art Museum, which is 10 mi (16.1 km) away.

Dressing for Sao Goncalo

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 85°F and the nighttime average to be 70°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 81°F during the day and 63°F at night
  • July through September averages 76°F during the day and 63°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 83°F during the day and 65°F at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Sao Goncalo is 42.76 inches
  • Hottest months are usually February and March with an average temperature of 84°F, while the coldest months are August and July with an average of 63°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Sao Goncalo?
Hotel Atlântico Prime, located 13.5 mi (21.7 km) from the heart of Sao Goncalo, is a top choice for your stay based on our traveler data. Other good options for your trip to the area are Américas Granada Hotel and Miramar Hotel by Windsor.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Sao Goncalo, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the best options available in Sao Goncalo.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Sao Goncalo?
To access more information about updating your trip to Sao Goncalo or cancelling it, head over to our customer service page.
What are some hotels with pools in Sao Goncalo?
Américas Granada Hotel: 3.5-star hotel located near Flamengo Beach. Offers 2 bars, an outdoor pool, and free buffet breakfast. Miramar Hotel by Windsor and Hotel Fasano Rio de Janeiro are two additional hotels with an onsite pool.

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