Close to center
Centrally-located Botafogo provides and away-from-the-water alternative for remote workers looking for an authentic experience in Rio. Tipped as one of the city's hottest new places to live, Botafogo is characterized by its many cool bars and alternative nightclub venues. You can find great restaurants and shops in this area and you're never too far away from the water with the Praia do Botafogo offering unique views of Sugarloaf. Locals love this neighborhood for its easy access to the center, the airport and the many shops and stores available.