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GREAT VIEW -Guesthouse "CASA 48"- Santa Teresa #1

Casa 48 Guesthouse User Profile
Casa 48 Guesthouse

GREAT VIEW -Guesthouse "CASA 48"- Santa Teresa #1

Private room in bed and breakfast
16+ guests7 bedrooms10 beds5 shared baths
16+ guests
7 bedrooms
10 beds
5 shared baths
Casa 48 Guesthouse is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
This is one of a few places in the area that has this feature.
Great check-in experience
95% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

If you want to experience something different and more authentic than classical hotels during your stay in Rio : welcome in our GuestHouse "Casa 48" in Santa Teresa. Be ready for a unique relationship with the Sugar Loaf!


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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed,1 single bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed,1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed,1 single bed
Bedroom 4
1 double bed,1 single bed
Bedroom 5
1 double bed,1 single bed
Bedroom 6
1 double bed,1 single bed
Bedroom 7
1 double bed,1 single bed


Step-free access to the bedroom
Extra space around bed



199 reviews
Sheila User Profile
January 2019
The hosts at Casa 48 were wonderful. They were available to answer any questions we had, arrange tours, give us advise. They always had a lovely breafast for us with coffee, breads and fruits and sausages. We even asked one of the hosts' wives to prepare our dinner one night…
Gavin User Profile
November 2018
This room is all about the view. We loved it. There is a handy bar in the apartment with options to buy beers and other drinks. The bedroom have no air conditioner system just the fan. The temperature heat was there you will feel the presence of 30+ degrees summer heat. To get to…
Rosy User Profile
October 2018
Having Axel who is a certified tour guide as one of the hosts is a plus. He took us on a private tour of the city. :)
Sarah User Profile
June 2018
Getting there involves a short steep hike, but it is worh it. The view is out of this world! The host was very helpful and gave great recommendations for where to go and how to get there. it was a great home base for exploring Santa Theresa, Lapa, and Centro Rio. Each day he…
Alba User Profile
May 2018
The most beatiful vieuw that I ever seen.
John User Profile
May 2018
Axel was an amazing host. He gave helpful information, he was very hospitable and welcoming. Not to mention, the guesthouse is goals!
Carlos User Profile
December 2017
Where to start?!? This place is a gem! The only reason I had such an amazing time in Rio was due to the experiences this places presents to you! Local tips, hikes, and great company! The view from the space is stunning! I honestly can say that if i stayed somewhere else it…

Hosted by Casa 48 Guesthouse

Rio de Janeiro, BrazilJoined in February 2011
Casa 48 Guesthouse User Profile
407 Reviews
Casa 48 Guesthouse is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Casa 48 is situated in the bohemian and colonial district of Santa Teresa, in the centre of Rio de Janeiro. The story began in 2009 when Raphaël and Axel arrived from France to do an exchange program, later Valentin and Clément joined them to take part to the adventure. Step by…
Languages: English, Français, Português, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood


House Rules

- Main rule at Casa 48 : NO DRUGS!
- Please put the toilet papers in the trash, not in the WC (sorry this is the way in Brazil...!)
- Casa 48 is not a Motel, not a Bar, not a Disco : it is important to respect the tranquility of its inhabitants and its neighbors after 23h. The favela is like a small village, our good relationships with everybody also depend on you.
- It is forbidden to invite strangers without our previous authorization.
- It is not allowed to walk on the green roof.