Hotels near Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí
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The Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí is a purpose-built stadium in Rio de Janeiro’s Centro neighborhood. This area is Rio’s financial heart, home to many of the city’s large businesses, historic sites, and museums.

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Sheraton Barra Hotel & Suites
Sheraton Barra Hotel & Suites
Av Lucio Costa 3150 Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro
from $81
Arosa Rio Hotel
Arosa Rio Hotel
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8.7
Excellent
Avenida Henrique Valadares, 150, Centro, Rio de Janeiro
from $15
Merlin Copacabana Hotel
Merlin Copacabana Hotel
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8.6
Excellent
Avenida Princesa Isabel, 392, Rio de Janeiro
from $22
California Othon Classic Hotel
California Othon Classic Hotel
Av Atlantica 2616, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro
from $283
El Misti Hostel Leme
El Misti Hostel Leme
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7.5
Good
Ladeira Ary Barroso, 8, Rio de Žaneiro
from $8
Hotel Marina Palace Rio Leblon
Hotel Marina Palace Rio Leblon
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7.9
Good
Avenida Delfim Moreira, Rio de Janeiro
from $496
Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Ipanema ex Caesar Park
Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Ipanema ex Caesar Park
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8.5
Excellent
Avenida Vieira Souto 460 Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro
from $76
Mar Ipanema Hotel
Mar Ipanema Hotel
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8.1
Excellent
Rua Visconde De Piraja, 539 Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro
from $54
Acapulco Copacabana Hotel
Acapulco Copacabana Hotel
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8.8
Excellent
Rua Gustavo Sampaio, 854 Leme, Rio de Janeiro
from $43
Plaza Barra First
Plaza Barra First
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8.4
Excellent
Avienda das Americas, 7897 Cond, Novo Mundo Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro
from $20
More About Hotels near Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí...

What’s Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí?

Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí was built to host the Sambadrome Parades, one of the highlights of Rio Carnival. With bleachers along an outdoor parade ground and at the Praça da Apoteose, there’s plenty of viewing areas for spectators. Praça da Apoteose is sometimes used as a concert venue. Eric Clapton, Britney Spears, Bon Jovi, and David Bowie are among the artists who’ve played here.

Which Hotels Have the Best View Near Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí?

One look at the Sambadrome map reveals several hotels within walking distance of this stadium. Hostel Vila Maria, 300 feet from the Sambadrome, is one of the most convenient and affordable with rooms costing as little as US $10. Expect to pay more for local hotels during the busy Carnival season.

What Are the Benefits or Drawbacks From Staying at a Hotel Near Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí?

There’s so much to do in the area around the Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí, including Largo das Neves and Campo de Santana, both within walking distance. It’s also well serviced by public transport. However, you’ll pay for that convenience. While cheap accommodation can be found, it’s not of the standard you’ll find in hotels on Rio’s outskirts.

What Do I Need to Know About Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí?

There are four classes of Sambadrome Parade tickets. The cadeiras are the best value. Frisas are the front boxes, close to the action, but you can take in the whole parade better from the arquibancadas (or grandstand) seats. Luxury suites, called camarotes, are a real treat. Buy yours from the Rio Carnival website.