About this listing
Perfectly located in the heart of Santa Teresa, this charming colonial house was totally renovated in a loft with 3 independante bedrooms. Very high celling, tropical wooden floor, antique and design furnitures, beautifull light in a cosy ambiance.
Tropical wooden floor, stairs and celling, 50´s style and antique furnitures, local artist painting, high celling, and ambient light.
The respect of the original house architecture provide a generous light during the day, keeping the house naturally fresh at night.
The peacefull street, also has a couple of pousada, and is secure at night by a private security company.
The Loft is the house main living space.
100m2 room with 5mt high celling, and 4 distinct areas:
- The living-room, in front of the house where you can have a drink enjoying the very quiet cobblestone street.
- The dining room with a large tables for 6-8 people.
- The fully equiped American Kitchen.
- The TV area, with a sofa and a wide flat screen, cd/dvd/mp3 player.
On the first floor, you will find a large 30m2 master suite with private bathroom (shower & Bath) with her private solarium, where you can discretly take sun bath, or enjoy the starry sky at night.
Children or/and friends, can use the two other bedroom of the house (with 1 and 2 single beds) each one with it own bathroom.
The Larger bedroom (20m2) also as a spacious closet and a wooden desk where you can plug your laptop.
The second terrace is a great option to start the day, taking your outdoor tropical breakfast.
Possibility to add 2 extra single beds so the house can confortably suit 7 people.
30-45 mn from Rio Internationa Airport (GIG). 15-20mn form Local Airport Santos Dumont (SDU). Easy to get there by taxi. There is a bus stop (City Center) and a taxi stop few meters from the house. You can go walking to the Largo the Guimarães and all the best places of Santa Teresa.
Walking distance from Metro Gloria (15-20mn) or taxi (5mn).
Interaction with guests
We will be always available to answer your request about the house or/and Rio, and give tips.
The house owner is a good friend of mine.
He is living in Rio since 20 years.
His activity of international guide make him always travel inside and outside Brazil.
Santa Teresa is an authentic, historic, lively and bohemian neighborhood.
Ideally located near the Centro and the south beaches, the vibrant Santa Teresa as a lot to offer: atelier, architecture, tramway, views, restaurants, bars, shops, museums, cultural center, live music, street art....
Very easy acces from the airport, bus station or city center.
The house is in the hearth of Santa Teresa very close by the "Largo dos Guimarães" where bus are passing frequently to drive you down to the city center.
Other things to note
The house is located:
- 05mn from Marina de Gloria (Sailing) / Sambodrome (Archery, Marathon)
- 15mn from Marcanã (Football) / Macarañazinho (Volleyball)
- 25mn from Copacabana (Beach Volleyball, Triatlhon..) / Lagoa (Canoe Sprint, Rowing)
- 30mn from Engenhão (Atléthics)
- 45mn from Deodoro (Basket, BMX, Cycling Mountain Bike, Equestrian, Hockey, Rugby, Shooting...)
- 50mn from Riocentro (Weightlifting, Babminton..)
- 60mn from Barra Olympic Parc (Gymastic, Handball, Westrling, Swimmimng, Fencing, Judo, Tennis...)
I´m French. Happy dad of a of a 13 years old girl and of a newborn baby boy. I´m living with my wife, between Rio de Janeiro and Salvador. Instaled and working in Brazil since 2008, I came for the first time in this country in 1999. I spend a large part of my life traveling and working outside France. I worked more than 10 years in luxury hospitality business. Enjoying the simple pleasure of live, sharing good time with nice and pleasant people. Hoping that you will having a great experience in our place enjoying Santa Teresa and it´s welcoming habitants. Santa Teresa is the best neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, the most vibrant city of this amazing and excinting country. Have fun and a great experience.