Hotels near Arcos da Lapa
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Arcos da Lapa, also called the Carioca Aqueduct, is a historic site in the Lapa neighborhood. Old meets new in this central Rio de Janeiro community famous for its treasured monuments and vibrant nightlife.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Arcos da Lapa

Orla Copacabana Hotel
Orla Copacabana Hotel
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8.2
Excellent
Avenida Atlantica 4122 Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro
from $77
Arosa Rio Hotel
Arosa Rio Hotel
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8.5
Excellent
Avenida Henrique Valadares, 150, Centro, Rio de Janeiro
from $36
Windsor Martinique Hotel
Windsor Martinique Hotel
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8.9
Excellent
Rua Sa Ferreira, 30 Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro
from $62
Windsor Excelsior Hotel
Windsor Excelsior Hotel
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8.8
Excellent
Avenida Atlantica 1800 Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro
from $92
Hotel Atlantico Praia
Hotel Atlantico Praia
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8.0
Excellent
Avenida Atlantica 1456, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro
from $51
Hotel Marina Palace Rio Leblon
Hotel Marina Palace Rio Leblon
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8.5
Excellent
Av. Delfim Moreira, 630, Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22441-000, Rio de Janeiro
from $496
Hotel Atlantico Copacabana
Hotel Atlantico Copacabana
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7.1
Good
Rua Siqueira Campos 90, Rio de Janeiro
from $35
Novotel Rio de Janeiro Leme
Novotel Rio de Janeiro Leme
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8.4
Excellent
Rua Gustavo Sampaio 320 Leme, Rio de Janeiro
from $68
Hotel Rio Lancaster
Hotel Rio Lancaster
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7.9
Good
Av. Atlantica, 1470 Copacaba, Rio de Janeiro
from $57
Augusto's Rio Copa Hotel
Augusto's Rio Copa Hotel
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8.3
Excellent
Avenida Princesa Isabel 370 Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro
from $47
More About Hotels near Arcos da Lapa...

What’s Arcos da Lapa?

Arcos da Lapa was originally constructed in the mid-1700s as an aqueduct for transporting water from the Carioca River to the heart of Rio. Its 42 arches, which stand more than 200 feet tall, are remarkably well preserved. Today the bondhino cable car that travels from Centro to Santa Teresa runs along the top of Arcos da Lapa.

Which Hotels Have the Best View Near Arcos da Lapa?

Da Lapa Design Hotel is a funky boutique hotel two blocks away from Arcos da Lapa. At around US $100, its rooms aren’t exorbitant, but you’ll pay half the price at some other local establishments, including Manga Hostel and Rio Aplauso Hostel. There are also several Airbnb properties in the vicinity for travelers who’d prefer living like a local.

What Are the Benefits or Drawbacks From Staying at a Hotel Near Arcos da Lapa?

The hotels near Arcos da Lapa are in one of Rio de Janeiro’s most exciting neighborhood, with attractions that appeal to history buffs and culture vultures. It’s thrilling to stay in such a buzzing area, but if you like an early bedtime, you may find the noise from the nightclubs and bars grating.

What Do I Need to Know About Arcos da Lapa?

A visit to Rio de Janeiro wouldn’t be complete without a photograph of Arcos da Lapa. If you enjoy a party, time your visit for Friday night, when the local area is full of vendors and street performers. It’s also worth catching the cable car to enjoy the excellent city views from the top of this historic aqueduct.