Rio - Zona Sul
In the “Zona Sul” (South Zone) of Rio, the hippest area of Rio: Running along the famous beaches of Leme, Copacabana and Ipanema, you will be just a few steps away from the best boutiques and restaurants.
We propose a choice of hotels from simple to luxury standing along with a selection of furnished rental flats. Most of our options are ocean front or just a few steps away from the beach!
Acapulco Hotel: small, simple but recently renovated and comfortable hotel, very well situated in the very safe neighbourhood Leme (far end of the much busier Copacabana). The hotel is situated one block from the beach and close to transports, restaurants and shops.
Golden Tulip: mid-sized chain hotel, situated 1 block from the beach ; roof-top swimming pool and gym with view of Copacabana.
Windsor Leme: recently renovated superior standing oceanfront hotel (former Leme Othon Palace). Restaurant and bar.
Windsor Atlantica large luxury oceanfront hotel with 2 swimming pools, numerous restauarants and bars along with gym facilities and a luxurious spa (former Meridian Hotel).
Porto Bay: mid-sized upscale oceanfront hotel with pool, gym facilities and restaurant.
Arena: new modern upscale oceanfront hotel. Roof-top pool with a beautiful view of Copacabana beach, sauna, gym restaurant and bar.
Copacabana Palace: this world renowned luxurious ocean-front hotel built in the 1920s has been renovated but still retains its original charm and notability having hosted some of the most famous names in cinema, music, and politics. It has a stunning ocean-front terrace with semi-Olympic sized pool and various world class restaurants along with a spa, athletic facilities, nightclub and numerous luxury shops.
Praia Ipanema: mid-sized superior standing oceanfront hotel with rooftop pool, athletic facilities, restaurant and lounge. Located at the far end of Ipanema towards Leblon.
Sol Ipanema: mid-sized superior standing oceanfront hotel with rooftop pool, athletic facilities, resautrant and lobby bar. Well located in the middle of Ipanema.
*Possibility of furnished apartement rentals:
For stays of a week and over, it is possible to rent a furnished flat (from studio to 3 bedroom), oceanfront or close to the beach, in order to really experience ‘carioca lifestyle’.