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.

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Windsor Palace Hotel
Windsor Palace Hotel
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8.8
Excellent
Rua Domingos Ferreira, 6 Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro
from $24
Hotel Praia Ipanema
Hotel Praia Ipanema
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8.1
Excellent
Avenida Vieira Souto 706 Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro
from $41
Ipanema Inn
Ipanema Inn
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9.0
Excellent
Rua Maria Quiteria 27, Rio de Janeiro
from $85
Rio Aplauso Hostel
Rio Aplauso Hostel
Rua Francisco Muratori, 19, Rio de Janeiro
from $36
Novotel Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Novotel Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Avenida Rua Marechal Camara 300, RIO DE JANEIRO
from $62
Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
Hilton Copacabana Rio de Janeiro
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9.0
Excellent
Avenida Atlantica, 1020, Rio de Janeiro
from $56
Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel
Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel
AVENIDA ATLANTICA 1500, Rio De Janeiro
from $260
Hotel Marina Palace Rio Leblon
Hotel Marina Palace Rio Leblon
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8.0
Excellent
Avenida Delfim Moreira, Rio de Janeiro
from $496
Hotel Atlantico Business Centro
Hotel Atlantico Business Centro
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8.3
Excellent
Rua Senador Dantas, 25 Centro, Rio de Janeiro
from $15
Arosa Rio Hotel
Arosa Rio Hotel
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8.7
Excellent
Avenida Henrique Valadares, 150, Centro, Rio de Janeiro
from $14
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.