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1 block from Ipanema Beach - Design Flat Room 3

Lauren & Val

1 block from Ipanema Beach - Design Flat Room 3

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Sparkling clean3 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

We are ONLY 1 block from IPANEMA BEACH in a gorgeous Art Deco Villa, in the center of Rio's restaurant and boutique district. We've personally designed all the furniture with local favela artists and renovated the apt to maintain its 1930s charm. We are a Brazilian/California couple that speaks your language but can also give you the Real experience of local Culture. We have been featured in Esquire Magazine & Elle as the TOP place to stay in Ipanema.

Amenities

Dryer
Wifi
Iron
Hair dryer
Hangers
Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is flexible
Check out by 11AM

Availability

28 Reviews

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Michelangelo User Profile
Michelangelo
February 2018
After a week and a half of traveling all around Brazil, and feeling a bit like a foreigner, it was so amazing to arrive at Lauren’s beautiful home and speak to another American. Not only did speaking to her make us feel right at home, Lauren is a wealth of information about Rio, …
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Response from Lauren & Val:
Michaelangelo and Stephen could not have been lovelier. I loved chatting Rio with you both and thank you again for the amazing haircut you gave me! I feel lucky to have shared your birthday week with you. You are welcome anytime! Warm Regards, lauren
February 2018
Amir User Profile
Amir
January 2018
Great host, great location, and great tips! Doesn't get any easier than this for first time visits to Rio.
Lauren & Val User Profile
Response from Lauren & Val:
Amir was the best! Such a kind soul. Easy to be around. Courteous. Polite. Communicative. Thank you for coming to stay with us!!
January 2018
Alicia User Profile
Alicia
March 2017
This space was an amazing respite in the middle of Rio, Lauren has created a little oasis right next to the beach. It was an excellent location in Ipanema, close to the beach, great restaurants and bars and not too far from other attractions. Worth the stay just for her local tip…
Shana User Profile
Shana
March 2017
Landed in New York and feel homesick my boyfriend and I had a wonderful stay at Lauren's "casa bromelia"everything we anticipated and more everything listed on the site was accurate as far as pictures location and Lauren's warming attitude felt jus like we were at home. The apart…
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Response from Lauren & Val:
It was such a pleasure to welcome Shana & Darius to stay with us in Rio de Janeiro. They were incredible individuals and an even more fabulous couple. Just loved their spirit, their kindness, their politeness & general excitement for travel. I miss you guys already :) You are welcome back anytime!!
March 2017
Patrick User Profile
Patrick
March 2017
Lauren was great!! Super helpful, and the place was amazing. Highly recommended.
Lauren & Val User Profile
Response from Lauren & Val:
Was wonderful to receive Patrick in Rio. He was such a polite guy...very easy going...all in all the perfect guest! Thank you so much for staying here :)
March 2017
Janice User Profile
Janice
February 2017
Casa Bromélia provided me a tastefully decorated air-conditioned room with a comfy bed in a great location, but the BEST part was Lauren. She was always smiling and friendly and willing to help me figure out how to get things done. I highly recommend this Airbnb.
Lauren & Val User Profile
Response from Lauren & Val:
hen Janice decided to stay a wee longer, I couldn't have been more happy! Her happiness was contagious and this made all of us have a happier week. Thank you for sharing your time with us Janice. We just adore you & will play you Novos Baianos anytime!
February 2017
Janice User Profile
Janice
February 2017
Casa Bromélia provided me a tastefully decorated air-conditioned room with a comfy bed in a great location, but the BEST part was Lauren. She was always smiling and friendly and willing to help me figure out how to get things done. I highly recommend this Airbnb.
Lauren & Val User Profile
Response from Lauren & Val:
There is nothing but sweetness that comes from Janice! She not only brought a great energy to the Casa, but fabulous insight about Rio. I really enjoyed having Janice stay. Thank you for making us a part of your memory :)
February 2017

Hosted by Lauren & Val

Rio de Janeiro, BrazilJoined in August 2013
Lauren & Val User Profile
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Lauren & Val is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hi! Lauren is a California native residing now in Rio and her partner Valdemir is a native Carioca [Rio Local]. We want to offer you an unforgettable experience that gives you the taste like you live in Brazil. Lauren has been a traveller for 15 years and has lived in many countr…
Languages: English, Español, Français, Português
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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