Destination guide

Explore the picturesque setting in Flamengo

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Flamengo. Travellers to this scenic city praise the cycling, bird watching and beaches. Sugar Loaf Mountain and Christ the Redeemer are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Flamengo

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Flamengo a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • RioZoo (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • AquaRio (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Gavea Golf and Country Club (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Itanhanga Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Olympic Park (14.3 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Olympic Golf Course (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Flamengo

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Flamengo is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sugar Loaf Mountain (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Parque Henrique Lage (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Icarai Beach (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Aterro do Flamengo Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Flamengo Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Flamengo

The nearest airport is in Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), located 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), which is 9.8 mi (15.8 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Flamengo Station to easily navigate the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Flamengo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 496 holiday lettings around Flamengo. From 426 Flats to 458 Studios, 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 Flamengo?

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 Flamengo:

  • Zona Sul: 1,829 holiday homes
  • Copacabana: 1,437 holiday homes
  • Ipanema: 1,065 holiday homes
  • Barra da Tijuca: 359 holiday homes
  • Santa Teresa: 155 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 Flamengo?

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

  • Museu do Acude: 2,511 holiday lettings
  • Fundação Casa de Rui Barbosa: 2,469 holiday lettings
  • Platforma Theatre: 2,561 holiday lettings
  • Parque da Cidade: 2,294 holiday lettings
  • Bosque da Barra Park: 2,449 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Flamengo 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 Flats in Flamengo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 426 Flats in Flamengo. Our other popular types of Flamengo holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 458 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Flamengo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 42 holiday homes with pool available in Flamengo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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