It is a place to Between Ipanema and Copacabana beaches which makes it a little quieter, if there is a Northerly wind blowing, this beach will be better protected. Being there just before sunset, everyone just seat and wait for the sun perform the best sunset I ever saw.
It is the far right side of Ipanema Beach, its small, and sort of separate from the rest of the beach. It gets its name from the Arpoador rock that is there and divides the beaches. Busy enough without the bustle and hustle, a great option to decide whether to stay put, go left or go right ; can just stay put and relax What are the policemen looking at through those big binoculars out on those rocks on Arpoador beach?
Just some young women posing for photographs topless. You see a lot of wannabes Instagramming on the beaches of Rio.
With Arpoador beach there is not six Arpoador is a great beach to go with friends! Most days the surfing is really good and when it's not, swimming there is just as fun. You don't have to worry about the current as much as you have to further down Ipanema. It usually Rio de Janeiro. Profile JOIN. Log in to get trip updates and message other travelers.
Arpoador beach. All photos 4, Full view. What is Travelers' Choice? Traveler Overview. Certificate of Excellence. Local Weather. Powered by Weather Underground. What travelers are saying Amazing view of Ipanema and Leblon beaches, the beautiful mountains of the city and the very best place to watch the sunset. In between Ipanema and Copacabana beaches , this place offers breathtaking views with plenty of amenities nearby.
Book this hotel and collect nights after your stay. More great choices. See all properties in Rio de Janeiro. In the hotel Food and drink. Beach umbrellas Beach towels Outdoor pool Pool sun loungers Fitness facilities Free bicycles on site. Languages Spoken. English French Italian Portuguese Spanish.
In the room Home comforts. Private bathroom Shower only Designer toiletries Hair dryer. Also popular with travelers from the USA. Policies Parents or a legal guardian traveling with children under 18 years must present the child's birth certificate and an identity card with photo passport, for example at the check-in.
Pool access available from AM to PM. Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Optional extras Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge. Recent reviews Exceptional 9. Very Good 8. Rooms are on the smaller side, but big enough. Best Western Premier Arpoador Fashion Hotel It is the first time that fashion and the hotel business have joined in Brazil to create an environment of interior design and styling concept. Pets not accepted. Owner Response. Best Western Pr Thank you so much for all the positive comments, we'll let all of our team know about your kindness and nice review.
We are sorry to learn that housekeeping service did not match your expectation. Our Department Heads have been informed and the necessary improvement measures will be taken.
Contact us for your next visit in Rio de Janeiro. We hope to see you verry soon! Dear Mr. Your comments are most appreciated. We always strive to provide a warm and welcoming experience to our guests, and we are happy that you enjoyed the hotels services and facilities.
My sincere apologies regarding the points you highlight. Our Department Heads have been informed, and the necessary improvement measures will be taken. We look forward to welcoming you back in Rio de Janeiro. Dear Hardy W, We would like to thank you for staying with us at the Best Western Premier Arpoador Hotel and for taking the time to send us your valuable and detailed comments.
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Limited range of international television channels Fantastic views over the whole beach, Sugarloaf in the background, Copacabana Fort and the whole promenade from the Breakfast room on the top. I had some side view Across the street from Copacabana and near a fun night street fair. The room itself was decent, but small. The breakfast was mediocre. Staff was friendly though. Family atmosphere - The crowds are not as thick as other beaches such as Copacabana. That is one of the main reasons it is a sought out by those who want more of a family atmosphere.
Surfing - the waves constantly break on the beach here so it is one of the best for surfing. From sunup to sunset, the surfers come here to catch the waves. The large rocks that are located here are the perfect viewpoint to watch if you would rather not participate.
The beach has become so popular for surfers that large floodlights have been set up for night surfing.See more of Praia do Arpoador on Facebook. Log In. Not Now. Praia do Arpoador. Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro. out of 5 stars. Always Open. Community See All. 6, people like this. 6, people follow this. About See All. Beach · Just For /5().