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Ideally located in Rio de Janeiro city center, Gamboa Rio Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms and a restaurant. Presidente Vargas metro station is just 1,300 feet away and Santos Dumont Airport is 1.9 mi away.

All rooms at Gamboa Rio Hotel are equipped with an LCD TV and a private bathroom and some boast a spa bath, a sauna and a mini-bar. Tastefully styled, they provide bed linen and bath towels.

Guests can enjoy a daily buffet breakfast served at the restaurant. It includes a variety of fresh fruits, breads and cold meats, as well as a selection of hot and cold drinks.

Tiradentes Palace, Sambadrome, Lapa center and Municipal Theater are all less than 1.2 mi away. Flamengo and Copacabana beaches, Sugar Loaf and Christ the Redeemer can all be reached within a 15-minute drive.

Gamboa Rio Hotel has been welcoming guests since Dec 21, 2011

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

Breakfast Info


Private parking at the hotel


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4 reasons to choose Gamboa Rio Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English

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What's nearby
  • Ação da Cidadania Cultural Centre
    0.2 miles
  • Light Cultural Center
    0.3 miles
  • Saara Rio
    0.5 miles
  • AquaRio Rio Marine Aquarium
    0.5 miles
  • Rio Museum of Art
    0.5 miles
  • Saint Benedict's Monastery
    0.6 miles
  • Museum of Tomorrow
    0.6 miles
  • Candelária Church
    0.6 miles
  • Tiradentes Square
    0.6 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Gracioso
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Angú do Gomes
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Selarón Steps
    1.3 miles
  • Modern Art Museum
    1.5 miles
  • Maracanã Stadium
    2.8 miles
  • Christ the Redeemer
    3.9 miles
  • Corcovado
    3.9 miles
  • Sugarloaf Mountain
    4.1 miles
  • Rodrigo de Freitas Lake
    5.2 miles
  • Rio de Janeiro Botanical Gardens
    5.2 miles
  • Ipanema Beach
    6.2 miles
  • Pedra Bonita
    8.4 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Flamengo Beach
    2 miles
  • Botafogo Beach
    3 miles
  • Gragoata Beach
    3.3 miles
  • Fora Beach
    3.7 miles
  • Urca Beach
    3.7 miles
Public transit
  • Train Estação D Pedro II Central Station
    0.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Santos Dumont Airport
    1.7 miles
  • Rio de Janeiro/Galeao International Airport
    7.1 miles
How to get to Gamboa Rio Hotel from Santos Dumont Airport
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Pier 15

    Food: Brazilian, International

Amenities of Gamboa Rio Hotel
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs BRL 35 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Parking garage
  • Secure parking
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
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House rules Gamboa Rio Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 7 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Gamboa Rio Hotel

  • Gamboa Rio Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Gamboa Rio Hotel has 1 restaurant:

      • Pier 15

    • Gamboa Rio Hotel is 0.7 miles from the center of Rio de Janeiro.

    • Guests staying at Gamboa Rio Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Gamboa Rio Hotel by:

      • Tram 15min

    • The prices at Gamboa Rio Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Room options at Gamboa Rio Hotel include:

      • Double

    • Check-in at Gamboa Rio Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.