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Yoo2 Rio de Janeiro by Intercity, Rio de Janeiro

4.5-star4.5 stars
Praia de Botafogo 242, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 22250-145, Brazil

4.5-star beach hotel with outdoor pool, near Flamengo Beach
  • Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi
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From 799 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • Great location and rooftop bar. Marking on the floor tiles in the room look dirty even…Apr 25, 2019
  • Property was alright. Room is small. Bathroom is decent size. Was not offered any…Apr 24, 2019

Yoo2 Rio de Janeiro by Intercity, Rio de Janeiro

from $103
  • Yoo2 Double
  • Bossa n' Sugar Double (Corcovado & Sugar Loaf View)
  • Corcovado Double (Corcovado View)
  • Sugar Double (Sugar Loaf view)
  • Corcovado Twin (Corcovado View)
  • Portadores de Necessidades Especiais - Quarto Adaptado
  • Yoo2 Plus Double
  • Yoo2 Twin
  • Yoo2 Plus Twin

What’s around Yoo2 Rio de Janeiro by Intercity, Rio de Janeiro


  • In Botafogo
  • Flamengo Beach - 20 min walk
  • Sugar Loaf Mountain - 29 min walk
  • Copacabana Beach - 34 min walk
  • Avenida Atlantica - 35 min walk
  • General Consulate of Germany - 7 min walk
  • Guanabara Bay - 8 min walk
  • Federal University of Rio de Janeiro - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont) - 6 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.) - 19 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Central Station - 5 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station - 6 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Sao Cristovao Station - 7 min drive
  • Flamengo Station - 6 min walk
  • Botafogo Station - 12 min walk
  • Largo do Machado Station - 20 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 131 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 13 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID *

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed (dogs only) *

  • Restrictions apply *

  • 1 per room (up to 22 lbs)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Beach towels
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2016
  • Elevator
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Disabled parking
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 40-inch LED TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features


Cariocally - This restaurant specializes in Brazilian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

The Rooftop - This rooftop bar is located by the pool and specializes in regional cuisine. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Yoo2 Rio de Janeiro by Intercity, Rio de Janeiro’s small print

Also known as

  • Yoo2 Botafogo Hotel
  • Yoo2 Rio de Janeiro by Intercity Hotel
  • Yoo2 Rio de Janeiro by Intercity Rio de Janeiro
  • Yoo2 Rio de Janeiro by Intercity Hotel Rio de Janeiro
  • Yoo2 Rio Janeiro Intercity Hotel
  • Yoo2 Intercity Hotel
  • Yoo2 Rio Janeiro Intercity
  • Yoo2 Intercity
  • Yoo2 Botafogo
  • Yoo2 Rio Janeiro By Intercity


Parents or a legal guardian traveling with children under 18 years must present the child's birth certificate and an identity card with photo (passport, for example) at the check-in. For international travels from Brazil, if just one of the parents is traveling with the child, she/he must present – in addition to the child's certificate of birth and identity card with photo – a letter authorizing the trip signed by the other parent with a notarial certification of signature. In case the parents or the legal guardian, as applicable, cannot or are unwilling to give this authorization, a judicial authorization is required. People who intend to travel to Brazil with children must consult with the Brazilian consulate before traveling for more information.

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Resort fee: 10 percent of room rate

Optional extras

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of BRL 250.00 per pet, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 436 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Perfect get-a-way
Great stay!Great location and ambiance.
us2 night romance trip
Poor 2.0
The rooms are disgusting.
Michael, us4 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
We loved Yoo2. Everyone on the staff was friendly and helpful. After staying 5 days we were sad to leave and it felt like saying goodbye to dear friends. Breakfasts were beautifully displayed, fresh fruit, good coffee, a nice selection of breads and interesting Brazilian side dishes. And the rooftop bar has gorgeous views, plus you must order at least once the national cocktail made with lime, brown sugar and cachaça (tastes a little like rum maybe?). Soooo good. Caipirinha Don't ask me how to pronounce it but so yummy. And speaking of Portuguese language - no worries if you don't speak it, the front desk always has a few English speaking staff to help you. Lucianne, Deborah, Everton, and Felipe Bom Dia! You are the BEST! Missing you, Holly & Tony
Holly, usRomance trip
Fair 4.0
Unfortunately first and last impressions weigh heavily and Yoo2 has Everton at the front desk making those impressions conveying a laziness, ignorance, and rudeness seldom seen in that position. The hotel also heavily advertises their rooftop bar and pool with spectacular views but we found the roof always booked for private functions and the pool’s extremely small and limited seating in relation to the number of guests a bait and switch amenity.
us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
My favourite hotel in Rio
I love this hotel which is only a couple of years old. I’ve stayed here several times now since the 2016 Olympic Ganes and it’s always a pleasure. The location is away from the tourist/more famous areas of Copacabana and Impanema, but it does have a beach nearby and spectacular views. The whole design of the hotel is so chic and stylish. Rooftop pool and bar is a bonus. I don’t think you can go wrong with this contemporary choice whether it’s business or leisure. My favourite hotel in Rio for price and value.
Paul, us3 night business trip

Yoo2 Rio de Janeiro by Intercity, Rio de Janeiro

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