Where to stay around Cabo Frio?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,643 holiday lettings near Cabo Frio. From 913 houses to 581 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cabo Frio is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cabo Frio?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cabo Frio:

  • Vila Blanche: 273 holiday homes
  • Ogiva: 191 holiday homes
  • Palmeiras: 171 holiday homes
  • Peró: 144 holiday homes
  • Braga: 284 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cabo Frio. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sao Mateus Fort: 1,588 holiday lettings
  • Porto Rocha Square: 1,620 holiday lettings
  • Sao Cristovao Church: 1,619 holiday lettings
  • Sao Benedito Church: 1,618 holiday lettings
  • Dunas Beach: 1,622 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cabo Frio listed on HomeAway 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 houses in Cabo Frio?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 913 houses in Cabo Frio. Our other popular types of Cabo Frio holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 581 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 80 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chateaus and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cabo Frio?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 925 holiday homes with pool available in Cabo Frio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Cabo Frio, Brazil your home away from home

    Cabo Frio is 152 km east of the city of Rio de Janeiro. Situated on the coast of Brazil the name means “Cold Cape”. This refers to the particularly low temperature of the sea as a current flows directly from the South Pole and emerges near Cabo Frio.

    Things to Do in Cabo Frio, Brazil

    Cabo Frio is a large city with beautiful beaches and white sand dunes sculpted by the onshore wind. Sandboarding is a fun activity to try on the huge sand dunes. The area has several beaches which are popular for sunbathing, swimming, sailing and surfing. In summer the beaches can be packed with visitors, particularly when one of the frequent music concerts is being performed on the promenade. Walk along the coast to Praia do Foguete which has many summer homes. The strong surf makes this beach ideal for surfing and fishing. After dark, Cabo Frio has a lively nightlife with many bars, discos and clubs for dancing and live music.

    Places to Visit Around Cabo Frio, Brazil

    Forte Beach is very close to Cabo Frio holiday rentals. It is overlooked by the old Sao Mateus Fortress which was built in 1620 and has superb views of the town and coastline. Bikini Street is a popular place for visitors to stop off and shop before visiting the beach. It has over 200 shops, all selling beachwear at bargain prices, hence its name. Cultural sights close to Cabo Frio include several 17th century churches such as the Nossa Senhora de Guia Church and the Nossa Senhora da Assuncao which dates back to 1615.

    Weather in Cabo Frio, Brazil

    Despite its name, Cabo Frio holiday rentals enjoy a subtropical climate with year-round sunshine and warm temperatures. As it is in the southern hemisphere, the summer refers to the months from October to April and winter runs from May to September. For much of the year the area enjoys average temperatures of around 75-85°F (24-29°C) with considerable humidity at times. Winters are warm and mild making Cabo Frio a popular winter break destination too. The area has strong onshore winds and frequent sudden rain showers at any time, with a total rainfall of 800mm per year.

    Travel to Cabo Frio, Brazil

    The nearest international airport to the Cabo Frio holiday rentals is Rio de Janeiro-Galeao International (GIG) Airport, about 164 km away. It is the largest airport in Brazil and has many daily flights non-stop from Europe and North America with British Airways, Continental, Delta and several other airlines. This modern busy airport is served by taxis and buses which connect with downtown Rio de Janeiro. Local flight connections can be made to the nearest domestic airport, Cabo Frio (CFB) Airport, which is just outside the city.

    Activities and attractions in Cabo Frio

    Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Cabo Frio a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Emerências Trail (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
    • Buzios Kart (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Casamar (11.8 mi / 19 km)
    • Buziosnauta (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
    • Parque dos Passaros (26.5 mi / 42.6 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Cabo Frio

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cabo Frio is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Geriba Beach (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
    • Forte Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Ferradura Beach (11 mi / 17.8 km)
    • Orla Bardot (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
    • Ossos Beach (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
    • Azeda Beach (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)