Built before the turn of the century, this fully-renovated historical landmark mansion located in the artistic Santa Teresa neighborhood offers a variety of rooms suited for the traveler seeking an authentic Carioca experience!
This colonial mansion is located close to the heart of the city and walking distance to bus lines and the Gloria metro station for convenient access to all the major tourist hotspots of Rio. Public transportation can be accessed nearly 24hrs a day.
Ipanema and Copacabana beaches are only 15 minutes away by taxi and can be easily reached via public transportation as well. Lapa, the famous bohemian nightlife scene, is only a 15min walk away. Some of the most famous sights in Rio are only minutes away from the house - the art collector Raimundo Otoni Castro May's Chácara do Céu mansion, Parque das Ruinas, Lapa's nightlife, and Chilean-born artist Jorge Selarón's famous tiled steps.
Supermarkets, coffee shops and lounges are all located nearby as well as a healthy combination of fine dining and budget friendly restaurants. There is also a well regarded farmer's market every Sunday at the bottom of the hill and offers some of the freshest fruits and vegetables in the city!
The Santos Dumont Airport for domestic flights is only 10 min away by taxi and from there leaves a a direct bus link to the International Galeao Airport.
FULLY EQUIPPED ROOM
This is private room where you will have the entire space to yourself and your guest(s).
This cozy room located on the bottom floor offers complete privacy with a comfortable queen-sized mattress fitted for two people. A designer couch sits in front of a a flat-screen plasma television equipped with NET-TV and DVD. There is also a strong WiFi signal throughout the house.
The room comes with a full bath, and a full kitchen next door equipped with a gas stove, cooking utensils, large refrigerator and microwave. A washing machine is located on the bottom floor and also available for use on-site.
Guests have access to the upstairs varanda with a breath-taking view of the city. Access the incredible panoramic views of Christ the Redeemer, Sugar Loaf mountain, Cosme Velho, Tijuca forest and Guanabara Bay. The surrounding neighborhood offers a quiet and quaint experience to relax in Rio, yet still accessible to all the best outings in the city.
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The place is great and the location is pretty great as well. The neighborhood is quiet and always felt safe and you're still close to Lapa, Gloria Metro and Largo de Guimaraes in Santa Teresa. The apartment is just as it appears, absolutely love the house, it's very beautiful. John is also a great guy, very knowledgeable about the city and always willing to give advice or just talk about the city.
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