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Where to stay in Santa Cruz

Whether you're planning a longer holiday or a weekend getaway, Santa Cruz has accommodation to fit your needs. You can shop for as many as 845 deals for Santa Cruz accommodation on, some with discounts of up to 38%. We have room prices starting at GBP 12 per night. Here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Santa Cruz as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 8 5-star hotels from GBP 72 per night
  • • 38 4-star hotels from GBP 26 per night
  • • 119 3-star hotels from GBP 21 per night
  • • 6 2-star hotels from GBP 12 per night

How to get to Santa Cruz

Fly into Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), 30 mi (48.3 km) from the heart of Santa Cruz.

What to see around Santa Cruz

Here are some of the recommended places to see in the surrounding area:
  • • Sepetiba Beach (4 mi/6.4 km from the city centre)
  • • Itaguai Culture House (5.4 mi/8.7 km from the city centre)
  • • Praia da Brisa (5.5 mi/8.8 km from the city centre)
  • • Shopping Centre Itaguai (5.5 mi/8.8 km from the city centre)
  • • Praca Sofia Moreira (6 mi/9.7 km from the city centre)

When to visit Santa Cruz

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

Seasonal temperatures
  • • January-March: 30°F day, 21°F night
  • • April-June: 27°F day, 17°F night
  • • July-September: 25°F day, 17°F night
  • • October-December: 28°F day, 19°F night
Seasonal average rainfall
  • • January-March: 18 inches
  • • April-June: 12 inches
  • • July-September: 7 inches
  • • October-December: 12 inches