Rio de Janeiro - Gay (LGTB) Friendly Hotel Options
5 star – Fasano Hotel - One of the nicest hotels in Rio, and close to the frequented gay spots in Ipanema
5 star – Copacabana Palace Hotel
5 star – Hotel Santa Teresa by Sofitel
4 star – Ipanema Plaza Hotel - Located in a superb location on Ipanema beach, and right near one of the most frequented gay beaches in Rio, Praia da Ipanema
4 star – Arena Copacabana
4 star – Miramar Windsor
3 star – Casa Cool Beans B&B - Gay owned bed and breakfast in Santa Teresa, located within walking distance to Lapa and other restaurants, bars, clubs, and more.
3 star – Augustos Hoteis
3 star – Acapulco Copacabana
Buzios - Gay (LGTB) Friendly Hotel Options
5 star - Casas Brancas – This Boutique Hotel and Spa is only a few minutes from the beach and one of the nicest stays in Buzios. The bar and pool provide amazing views of Buzios and the elegance of the hotel can be seen in its refined and decorated rooms.
4 star - Porto do Céu – Set on top of a hill with an all-encompassing view of Buzios, the hotel is a short drive to the town center. The large pool and view, scenery, and accommodating rooms make it perfect for a romantic getaway.
3 star - Lestada – Gay-friendly hotel located close to Joao Fernandes Beach and the town center. This small hotel has one of the best views over the ocean in Buzios.
Salvador - Gay (LGTB) Friendly Hotel Options
5 star - Aram Yami Hotel
5 star - Pestana Convento do Carmo
5 star - Deville Prime Salvador
4 star – Casa do Amarelindo
4 star - Villa Bahia Hotel
4 star - Grand Hotel Stella Maris Resort
3 star - Bahia Cafe Hotel
3 star - Pousada Papaya Verde
3 star - Pousada Estrela do Mar