Hotels in Santa Cruz, Brazil

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Santa Cruz overview

Santa Cruz is an inviting destination that has something for everyone. Visitors to Santa Cruz can take time to see places like Cidade das Criancas and Sepetiba Beach. You can take some time to discover the surrounding area and sights like Praia da Brisa and Praca Sofia Moreira.

Where to stay in Santa Cruz

Whether you're planning a longer vacation or a weekend getaway, Santa Cruz has the right hotel for you. You can shop as many as 1343 deals for Santa Cruz accommodations on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 60%. We have room prices starting at 9 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Santa Cruz as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 8 5-star hotels from 81 USD per night
  • • 37 4-star hotels from 39 USD per night
  • • 114 3-star hotels from 23 USD per night
  • • 6 2-star hotels from 11 USD per night

How to get to Santa Cruz

Fly into Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), 29.2 mi (47 km) from the heart of Santa Cruz. Rio de Janeiro Tancredo Neves Station is the closest train station, located 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from the city center.

What to see around Santa Cruz

Here are some local highlights:
  • • Cidade das Criancas
  • • Sepetiba Beach

When to visit Santa Cruz

If you're just starting to think about trip planning, you might be wondering when is the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 85°F day, 71°F night
  • • April-June: 81°F day, 63°F night
  • • July-September: 76°F day, 63°F night
  • • October-December: 83°F day, 65°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.71 inches
  • • April-June: 0.47 inches
  • • July-September: 0.28 inches
  • • October-December: 0.47 inches