Destination guide

The beachside setting of Copacabana is ready to explore

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Copacabana. This city's beaches, seaside and sporting events draw many visitors. Christ the Redeemer and Sugar Loaf Mountain are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Copacabana

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Copacabana a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • RioZoo (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Gavea Golf and Country Club (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • AquaRio (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Itanhanga Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Olympic Park (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Olympic Golf Course (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Copacabana

Travellers love Copacabana for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunrises. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Copacabana. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sugar Loaf Mountain (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Parque Henrique Lage (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Icarai Beach (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Copacabana Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Chacrinha State Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Copacabana

The nearest airport is in Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), which is 11.7 mi (18.8 km) away.

You can get around Copacabana by catching a ride on the metro at Siqueira Campos Station, Cardeal Arcoverde Station or Cantagalo Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Copacabana?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,327 holiday rentals around Copacabana. From 1,172 flats & apartments to 62 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Copacabana is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Copacabana?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Copacabana. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Copacabana Fort: 2,335 holiday rentals
  • Dorival Caymmi Statue: 2,336 holiday rentals
  • Museu Histórico do Exército e Forte de Copacabana: 2,320 holiday rentals
  • Girl from Ipanema Park: 2,331 holiday rentals
  • Chacrinha State Park: 2,287 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Copacabana listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Copacabana?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,172 Condos/Apartments in Copacabana. Our other popular types of Copacabana holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 62 holiday houses
  • Studios: 1,221 holiday houses
  • Hotels: 14 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Copacabana?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 146 holiday homes with pool available in Copacabana. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.