Where to stay around Araruama?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 122 holiday lettings near Araruama. From 89 houses to 19 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Araruama for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Araruama?

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 Araruama:

  • Vila Blanche: 267 holiday homes
  • Marina: 38 holiday homes
  • Ogiva: 191 holiday homes
  • Palmeiras: 183 holiday homes
  • Peró: 138 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 Araruama?

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

  • Costa Azul Beach: 771 holiday lettings
  • Reserve Serra das Emerencias: 1,672 holiday lettings
  • Brazilian Confederation of Volleyball Training Center: 71 holiday lettings
  • Amores Beach: 1,657 holiday lettings
  • Vilarejo Beach Convention Center: 796 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Araruama 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 Araruama?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 89 houses in Araruama. Our other popular types of Araruama holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Araruama?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 70 holiday homes with pool available in Araruama. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental in Araruama, Brazil your home away from home

    Set in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Araruama self-catering holiday accommodation is around an hour in the car from the state capital and is found close to the Atlantic next to the large Araruama Lake. The lake is a popular destination for water sports enthusiasts, offering ideal conditions for a range of activities.

    Things to do in Araruama, Brazil

    Araruama holiday apartment are set in a destination that in summer becomes popular with holidaymakers. At this time of year people head for the city to enjoy live music, good restaurants and admire the well preserved architecture from its colonial era. Among these old buildings is the impressive Igreja Matriz do Sao Sebastiao, which dates to the 1860s. What also makes Araruama appealing is its proximity to some lovely beaches. The lagoon is a hotspot for a host of water sports, thanks in no small part to the calmness and shallowness of its waters – this makes it a great place for newcomers to activities such as kitesurfing and windsurfing to find their feet, so to speak. There’s also an absence of any kind of obstructions, either on the water or beneath it. The healthy breezes, usually resting around 20 knots, also make it a key venue for some very serious competition, and it’s been put forward as a site for the water sports during the Olympics hosted by Rio in 2016. There are plenty of local businesses close to Araruama self-catering villas offering lessons and equipment rentals for a range of sports. If you’re on the hunt for a picturesque beach, then there’s a very good choice within a short trip of your accommodation, with Praia dos Amores, Praia do Dentinho, and the Atlantic beach, Praia Seca.

    Places to visit on holiday in Araruama, Brazil

    Brazil’s second largest city, Rio de Janeiro, is only an hour from self-catering holiday accommodation. It’s home to a number of internationally famous landmarks, such as the Corcovado, reachable via a funicular train, as well as the legendary football stadium, the Maracana and the iconic Cristo Redentor statue.

    Weather in Araruama, Brazil

    Araruama self-catering holiday apartments are found in a part of the country that gets warm or moderately warm weather throughout the year. There are higher daily temperatures during the period between November and April, when daily highs reach the upper 20s. From June to October maximum temperatures tend to reach the low to mid-20s.

    Cheap flights to Araruama, Brazil

    You’ll be able to reach holiday rentals in Araruama by flying with TAM or British Airways from London Heathrow (LHR) to Rio de Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG), which sits around 115 kilometres from your destination.

    Exploring the natural features in Araruama

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Araruama is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Forte Beach (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
    • Iguabinha Beach (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
    • Barbudo Beach (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
    • Menino Joao Helio Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Pneu Beach (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
    • Lagoa De Araruama (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)