A city that is used to catering to royalty, rock and movie stars
from around the world, heads of state, and other VIP's has
excellent choices if you want to be treated like a king or queen.
You could swim in the same pool Princess Diana did her morning
laps while in town. Sleep on the same bed Madonna did, or watch the waves break from the oceanfront suite that Arnold Schwarzenegger shared with Maria Shriver...
Those that can do without the glamour but are used to first-class services will not be disappointed either. There are
hotels offering an amazing range of conveniences and facilities. Most keep business centers for the use of guests,
and the standard equipment includes a scanner, Internet-ready
desktop, printer and copy machine. Rooms have access to a wide-band Internet connection for your notebook.
Luxury and first-class hotels offer extra facilities,
usually a pool and a sauna or steam room and fitness center.
Special services like massages, beauty salon, personal trainers
can usually be booked through the concierge. There may be rooms especially designed for handicapped guests, and non-smoking floors.
Even though Brazil has an official star rating system developed recently by the Brazilian Institute of Tourism together with the Brazilian Association of Hotels, rating is not mandatory. This page includes hotels and flats that would be considered by international standards either first class (four stars) or luxury (five stars).
Do not be surprised to find budget or even economy-priced hotels on this list. Keep in mind that different hotels have different price policies, and most propreties offer discounts when you book through us. Click on the names for insider's reviews, photos and rates. Use our free booking system, and pay at the front desk the low rates quoted on our pages.
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.