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Buzios Luxury Hotels

The 3 towns that make up the resort of Búzios—Ossos, Manguinhos, and Armação de Búzios—have been popular with Brazilians looking to escape to its 23 beaches for more than a century. Today, this upscale vacation spot remains popular and ready to welcome visitors looking for sun, sea, sand, and a festive atmosphere. Whether you enjoy spending time above or below the waves, or want to peruse the stylish boutiques and high-class art galleries—Búzios is the perfect location for your luxury vacation.

Things to see in Búzios

The water surrounds you on the peninsula of Búzios, so it’s only natural that water sports are a major attraction. Experienced and novice divers alike can enjoy exploring the crystal-clear waters, with scuba equipment readily available to hire. Surf schools abound on Búzios’ beaches—the best waves can be found on the east coast. For a more relaxed way to enjoy the water, join one of the yacht tours that take visitors around the beaches and islands—with refreshments provided. Rua das Pedras is the main street through Búzios. By day, this is a popular road, lined with chic boutiques. By night, the street comes to life—bars and clubs open and the party starts in Búzios. This small town is famous for its nightlife, and there are some more exclusive spots to try out where you can sip on delicious cocktails or enjoy a tasty meal thanks to the town’s sophisticated restaurant scene.

Luxury hotels in Búzios

Whichever luxury hotel in Búzios you choose to stay in, you can be guaranteed a relaxing vacation in high-quality surroundings. Most of Búzios’ upscale hotels include on-site cocktail bars and restaurants, specializing in local seafood. Swimming pools and fitness centers are standard features in luxury hotels in Búzios and many include spas. It’s easy to access the beach from most parts of Búzios, but some high-end hotels have private beaches for exclusive guest use. Although there is a range of accommodation options in Búzios, what really sets the luxury hotels apart from the rest are the stunning views that these properties generally enjoy.

Where to stay in Búzios

No matter where you stay on your luxury vacation in Búzios, you’ll be within easy reach of the ocean and the nightlife downtown. If you enjoy snorkeling, the calm waters in Ferruda’s protected bay are the ideal spot. Luxury hotels in Ferruda offer a mix of beachfront class and isolated relaxation. South-facing Geribá beach boasts the best waves and is packed with surf schools; as well as popular bars and high-class restaurants. Most of Búzios’ chic boutiques are located in the area around Downtown, but these are easily accessible from Ossos at the northern tip of the peninsula. Famed for its laid-back atmosphere, this pretty neighborhood is full of cafés.

How to get to Búzios

Búzios lies just over 100 miles from Rio de Janeiro—if you’re hiring a car from the Brazilian capital, it takes about 2 hours to drive here. Most luxury hotels in Búzios offer a shuttle service to the peninsula from Rio de Janeiro’s airports. For a more luxurious start to your vacation, upgrade from the standard minibus to a chauffeured private car. Domestic flights arrive in Cabo Frio International Airport from other Brazilian cities, including Belo Horizonte. Cabo Frio is a 20-minute cab ride from Búzios. Some charter flights and private jets land directly in Umberto Modiano Airport, in Armação dos Búzios.