Destination guide

The beachside setting of Rio das Ostras is ready to explore

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Rio das Ostras. Renowned for its beaches, island views and archaeology, this city welcomes all visitors. Azeda Beach and Joao Fernandes Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Rio das Ostras

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Rio das Ostras a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Parque dos Passaros (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Buziosnauta (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Casamar (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Buzios Kart (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Emerências Trail (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rio das Ostras

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Rio das Ostras. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Geriba Beach (21 mi / 33.8 km)
  • Azeda Beach (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Joao Fernandes Beach (18.7 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Ossos Beach (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Orla Bardot (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Ferradura Beach (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Rio das Ostras

Fly into Macae (MEA), the closest airport, located 14.4 mi (23.1 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rio das Ostras?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 162 holiday lettings around Rio das Ostras. From 110 Houses to 41 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rio das Ostras?

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 Rio das Ostras:

  • Costazul: 19 holiday homes
  • Extensão do Bosque: 18 holiday homes
  • Nova Esperança: 22 holiday homes
  • Centro: 21 holiday homes
  • Balneário Remanso: 21 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 Rio das Ostras?

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

  • Virgo Beach: 1,134 holiday lettings
  • Imboassica Lagoon: 103 holiday lettings
  • Artisan Square: 1,131 holiday lettings
  • Costa Azul Beach: 1,113 holiday lettings
  • Areias Negras Beach: 1,134 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rio das Ostras 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 Rio das Ostras?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 110 Houses in Rio das Ostras. Our other popular types of Rio das Ostras holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 41 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 28 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rio das Ostras?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 51 holiday homes with pool available in Rio das Ostras. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.