This ultramodern residence sports panoramic views of the ocean, an infinity pool, and a spa with a vertical garden and waterfall shower. Interior details include stainless steel, dark wood, and designer lighting. High ceilings, glass walls, and open spaces characterize this luxury rental. Though it’s high in price, this oceanfront house is as dramatic and stylish as it gets.
What could be more luxurious than a yacht off Rio’s coast? With its beautiful wood interior, new appliances, and bath fixtures, you’d hardly know you were on a boat — well, until you gaze out at the ocean while enjoying the Jacuzzi or lounging on the deck deck. With six bedrooms and ample common space, this rental is a luxury-adventurer’s dream come true.
This mansion in Barra di Tijuca is light-filled, with white walls and classic décor. The grounds are extensive and include a soccer field and tennis court along with a pool, hot tub, and sauna. A housekeeping service, driver, cook, and handyman are included in the price. This is a great rental for families or groups that will fill the residence’s eight bedrooms.
Located in Joá, this breathtaking oceanfront property has views of Rio’s famous statue Christ the Redeemer, the city, and mountains. The modern interior of the home is styled conservatively with bright colored accents, and the outdoor terraces feature elegant stone and woodwork. Described by recent visitors as a stunning residence with excellent hosts, services include laundry, housekeeping, driving, and home-cooked Mediterranean cuisine. Other amenities include a hot tub, pool, sauna, and playroom.
In this gorgeous Airbnb rental in Joá, luxury meets spartan chic. Designed by architect Zanine Caldas, the ocean-side home has wooden ceilings, stone walls, exposed brick, and white washed surfaces. Paired with antique furniture and blown glass light fixtures, this residence is one of the most on-trend Airbnbs in Rio. Enjoy luxury amenities such as breakfast, housekeeping, and concierge. With large patios facing the water and a cliffside pool, this property is not to be missed.
This modern and light-filled villa in Joátinga has four bedrooms that can sleep eight people total. With views of the ocean and mountains, it is an ideal location for relaxation with friends or family. This rental’s interior is modern but personal and is perfect for those who want the experience of a private hotel. Wooden patios, mirrored sliding doors, and white-washed walls accent the building’s exterior. The outdoor pool is surrounded by dense tropical greenery. This rental is one of the least expensive luxury rentals on this list.
This stylish four-bedroom penthouse located in Leblon is ideal for a couples retreat. From the large pool and lounging decks on the rooftop, you can see both ocean and mountains. This rental comes with a live-in butler, continental breakfast, and daily fresh flowers. Unique additions include the thatched roof over the patio, exposed brick walls, and wood floors. The penthouse interior is light and airy and is elegantly furnished with Persian rugs and both modern and antique furniture.
Located on an island in Barra da Tijuca, this unusual Airbnb listing provides unparalleled natural beauty close to Rio’s metropolitan center. To reach this spacious loft, you can travel by boat through lakes filled with native wildlife. Jump in the pool or walk to the nearby beach and enjoy views of the lake and mountains. Built using recycled materials, the beautiful interior of this loft features dark wood beams and white walls, wicker furniture, and bright swaths of color. This rental is not recommended for hosting parties, but is a perfect spot to enjoy the area’s natural beauty. Breakfast in the garden is included in the price, and past guests have commented on the attentiveness of their hosts.
This three-bedroom luxury villa in Gavea is ideally located for those hoping to experience all that Rio has to offer. Close to some of Rio’s best beaches and the Tijuca National Forest, this rental puts the best sightseeing and recreation right at your fingertips. While not recommended for hosting noisy events, this property is perfect for hosting outdoor dinners and cooking in the large and well-equipped outdoor kitchen.
Helicopter or boat to this private island retreat near Rio. This luxurious, eco-friendly rental offers an on-site concierge, cook, and housekeeper, and gorgeous natural stone and wood patios jut out into the crystal clear water of the Atlantic. While it’s not a place for throwing parties, this property is ideal for honeymooners or anyone who wants a getaway near Rio.