The 2016 Summer Olympics are over, but many fans are still hanging around Rio de Janeiro to explore the beautiful seaside city. Known for its athletic spirit, wild nightlife and breathtaking landscape, it’s a destination that balances adventure with serenity. And if you want to get the most out of it, you need to bring a planned itinerary, bag of money and booking number in one of these luxury hotels:
Deluxe Beach View Suite | $1,055/night
Some consider this to be the most exclusive hotel in the world. Graced by Prince Charles and Marilyn Monroe, this classic hotel has been accommodating the world’s rich and famous for almost 100 years.
Executive Room 1 King Bed | $750/night
This is where the English football team stayed during the 2014 World Cup. Located on São Conrado Beach, The Royal Tulip features apartments with private balconies and mountain views.
3. Fasano Hotel
Suite with Sea View | $2,000/night
This is a celebrity favorite, visited by Lady Gaga, One Direction, Madonna and David Beckham. Offering gorgeous views of Ipanema Beach, it’s a great place to stay for a millionaire beach bum.
Deluxe Room | $500/night
Located on Copacabana Beach, this hotel’s pool has the best view in the city. You can splash in the pool while a butler delivers your favourite cocktails.
5. Grand Hyatt
Diplomat Suite | $1,500
Opened in June for the summer Olympics, the Grand Hyatt has a stunning beachfront location and two large swimming pools.