Hotel Carioca

Avenida Gomes Freire, 430 - Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 20231015, Brazil | Hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Carioca Rio de Janeiro

3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

Travel Blogs from Rio de Janeiro


A travel blog entry by fsorbie on Sep 12, 2013

8 photos

Woke up again at 9h and met Hermanneke, such a cute little boy! Had breakfast with a homemade pineapple, coconut and ginger smoothie, yummy. Ready to hit town! Put trowsers on first, had to change into a skirt as it is hot hot hot here! 30degrees already. First shop stop: flip flops, havaianas of course! Got the bus down to Carioca. People very …

Rio de Jenero, Brazil

A travel blog entry by jarred.c on Jul 11, 2014

150 photos

... happy hour and everything was in full swing. Books hostel is located right in the middle of Lappa which has a street party every Friday by the Lappa arches. Lappa is close to one of the most dangerous areas in Rio. We met up with some Chilean dudes (marau and Sebastian (little brother styles)) that the others had met at Books and all headed to get amongst the festivities. It was crazy. Street party with approximately 15-20k people. Somehow ended up loosing the boys ...

"At the Moment, There is No View"

A travel blog entry by bakkepackers on Jul 09, 2014

56 photos

... of Corcovado and Cristo Redentor was entirely worth it. (Originally, we had hoped to save money and hike to the top, but the washed-out condition of Rio's paved roads did not bode well for the state of a dirt-and-boulder trail.) After about 30 minutes of slowly unfurling large swaths of the city below, the clouds began to beat back and soon the city was almost completely covered again. We took that as our cue to leave, and return to our hotel room for ...

And we have reached the end....

A travel blog entry by ashhigh on Jul 05, 2014

61 photos

... and got to the entrances just as they opened with us being some of the first few in the queue - perfect! I think it is fair to say we preferred Sugarloaf since it has a wonderful location in the middle of the bay and you get to see the beautiful backdrop of the city surrounded by the mountains, but the Christ statue does give you a far better perspective of the city. Christ the Redeemer was also much busier so it wasn't somewhere you wanted to linger, and Ash was ...

...each one she passes goes A-a-a-h...

A travel blog entry by nikkirech on May 28, 2014

30 photos

... or perhaps simply their warm bed.

The weather dampened our desire to explore as well, and so we remained close to the area of our flat. We roamed a few shopping areas, peeped in another church, and had lunch at the famous Veloso bar-café, where Vinicius de Moraes composed the lyrics to the infamous Girl from Ipenema (Garota de Ipenema).

We had one of my favorite Brazilian dishes! I often ask Mauro ...

Other places to stay in Rio de Janeiro