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Flamengo district

Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Large dutch settlement in this area of Rio
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average27%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Oct 11, 2017
“stayed here for honeymoon”
Apr 3, 2017
“A nice district with a very bad smell”
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Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

I would say this place was excellent was 5 min walk to the centre, or you could take underground or bus to Copacabana beach. lots of food places and beach was really good. Wasn't as busy as Copacabana but still really good.

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

It has some really nice parks, and really nice views, but any where you walk smells like pee. Near the beach it is very nice, two blocks back it is not so pretty, it feels like very local. Not many places to go out at...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

I was only there briefly, but enjoyed my visit. Good selection of restaurants. Watch your valuables - the streets didn't feel particularly safe. good for public transport.

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Reviewed 15 December 2015

Flamengo Beach is just north of Copacabana. For about $1.50 from the other main beach locations you can catch a bus there. This Beach still has the beach activities yet with the calmer water and no waves seems to also bring a peacefulness. Plenty of...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2015

The Flamengo district is another nice beachside area in Rio. North of Copacabana, it is home to the Aterro do Flamengo park as well as the Flamengo beach. Relatively quiet and safe, it s residential with some commercial parts as well. The beach offers excellent...More

2  Thank Ibadanboy
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Reviewed 2 December 2014

Flamengo is a seaside district in Rio. The Flamengo beach is decent, quiet and more peaceful than the popular destinations. There is a nice park (Aterro de Flamengo) that offers good outdoor activities & a nice jogging track. Worth a visit.

4  Thank Ibadanboy
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Reviewed 30 June 2014

I stayed 6 days at praia de flamengo area in a small studio. Ideally located to explore Rio 2 metro stations bus stops and plenty of taxis pass by all the time. Copacabana is 15 mins and Lapa and centro as as well 15 mins...More

4  Thank Georges M
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Reviewed 8 May 2013

Flamengo streets are cool for walking around, some shopping, and good food. There is a good Devassa bar there and you should go but when you cross the street (wiiiiiiiiiide avenue) to go the beach area you realize a few things: view is amazing but...More

6  Thank Rodrigo O
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Reviewed 27 February 2013

beautiful walks along the sea or through the reclaimed land which forms the park . take a massage in the shade, hire a bicycle and use the cycle track, jog , or simply stroll. Don´t think of swimming however as the water is too polluted....More

1  Thank rodrigo s
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Reviewed 17 November 2012

A far cry from the popular, though god knows why, Copacabana and Ipanema districts. I live in Flamengo and appreciate it's history, it's mix of old and new, though thankfully there is a lot more old than new. Few tourists visit Flamengo, it is not...More

3  Thank Chris D
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