hotels, flats or residence services are terms used to describe an
all-suite hotel. These are properties with apartments with a
living-dining room, kitchen, bathroom, one or more bedrooms, and
daily maid service. Some apart-hotels have economy studios, or
even ensuite rooms, like a hotel. Breakfast and a parking spot are
usually part of the deal.
Though offered in a hotel pool, apartments are usually
private-owned. Many units have permanent residents. It's the
closest you get to experiencing the city like a local. Even if you
don't plan to cook, you will always enjoy the extra space -
especially when you learn prices are comparable to a standard
The most sophisticated apart-hotels may have facilities like
swimming pools, a fitness center, sauna or steam room, squash
court, even a view to the beach. Others offer more basic
accommodations and services, at lower rates. Air-conditioning,
phone, color TV, and a small refrigerator are available at all
units, including ensuite rooms.
Some apart-hotels are available for long term rental only. To
save you from the guesswork, we have picked out the best choices
in favorite areas like Ipanema, Leblon, Copacabana and Barra.
There are possibilities for all budgets, from economy to luxury.
Click on the names for more details, rates, photos, maps, and
The best way to avoid the higher counter rates is booking
ahead. Use our free booking service , and pay the low rates quoted on our pages directly at the front
desk. Ask us
about the special packages for Carnival and New Years!
Price ranges are based on the
low-season rate charged per room per night for a lowest-priced unit with
double or twin occupancy (2 guests). Additional daily taxes are not included, and may be applicable
(ranging from 5% to 15%). Many hotels include a complimentary breakfast in the rates. Click
on the names of individual
properties for rates, insider's reviews with details, photos, location maps. and use our free
booking service. Rates are
quoted online for reference only, and they are subject to change without
notice. To secure our lower rates you must have a confirmed
booking, and bring along your voucher. Carnival and New
Years package rates are
available upon request.