Side Trips from Rio Travel Guide
Side Trips from Rio Hotels
There are hotels for all budgets and all tastes, from pousadas lining the beaches along the Blue and Green coasts that offer simple rooms—with barely more than a bed and a ceiling fan—to boutique hotels with luxurious amenities and on-site spas. Paraty and Petrópolis have gorgeous 18th-century inns, some of which can be a bit drafty.
Staffers at the region's smaller hotels speak very little English, so bring along a phrase book. It also helps to arrange as much as your trip as possible while you're still in Rio de Janeiro.
Side Trips from Rio Fodor's Choice Hotels
- Casas Brancas
- Pousada do Príncipe
- Solar do Imperio
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