Fantastic Flat w/ Private Bathroom

Apartment - Private room · Rua Doutor Júlio Otoni, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro 20241-400, Brazil
Adam E Paulo
Your host, Adam E Paulo
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Come stay with us in our beautiful colonial home here in the neighborhood with the best views of Rio, Santa Teresa!!

Santa Teresa is truly unique as it provides a much needed break from the hustle and bustle of the over packed tourist locations like Ipanema and Copacabana without sacrificing accesability to all the best locations in Rio. The character of our nearly hundred year old "mansion" is guaranteed to grab your attention with large quantities of tasteful Brazilian art and antiques from all over the world.

This lovely room has one queen size bed, a single bed, and cable television. It also has a private bathroom for ultimate privacy.

In addition to being surrounded by rain forest and beautiful mountains our B & B is conveniently located near all the major tourist hot spots of Rio and public transportation can be easily accessed just seconds from our doorstep nearly 24 hours a day. Ipanema and Copacabana beaches are only 15-20 minutes away by taxi and can be easily reached via public transportation as well. The nearest Metro stop is only 5 minuets away, the easiest way to navigate the city. Lapa, the best place to experience the bohemian spirit of Rio is only 10 minutes away.

Santa Teresa offers you peace, tranquility, and a romantic atmosphere without sacrificing the accessibility you desire to get a true "Carioca" experience. Also nearby is a variety of unique museums as well as a plethora of both fine dining and budget friendly restaurants.

We prepare for our guests fresh breakfast consisting of breads, fruit salad, fresh juice, yogurt, coffee and tea and more everyday so you can start your day of right. The house has wireless internet, and cleaning services all free of charge. Fully equipped kitchen is also at your disposal anytime outside of breakfast hours.

Private airport transfer can be easily arranged for you for an additional small fee. Go from the airport to our doorstep in just 30 minutes!!!

PS: Don't let the map fool you we are NOT located in a Favela and our neighborhood is extremely safe and peaceful!

Room type: Private room
Accommodates: 10
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Extra people: $25 / night after 3 guests
Cancellation: Strict
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  • We have a great experience during the World Cup. Excellent location near to the best places in Rio. Adam and Paulo, thank you so much.

    June 2014
  • thanks for a wonderful time. location and area were wonderful.

    June 2014
  • My family and I had a wonderful stay with Adam and Paulo during New Years week. Adam was friendly and knowledgeable, and provided us with plenty of tips for places to visit and restaurants to eat at. Paulo made us a great breakfast every morning and was very great to talk to.

    This room was exactly as advertised, and the entire home was beautifully decorated. It was downstairs from the entrance floor, and offered enough privacy. Very spacious, with a living room area, bedroom, and private bathroom. The place was clean and homey. The biggest problem for my parents was the lack of air conditioning (it was a very warm week, and it was mentioned that air conditioning is being installed in the future), but despite that we still enjoyed our stay.

    Location wise we felt very safe. The home is up on a hill in Santa Teresa, and the most convenient way to get around is by cab (quite affordable). We had some mild difficulty trying to get cabs up on the hill during the week, but this was understandable given the holiday. Adam provided us with written directions to home for our Taxi drivers, which came in handy pretty often.

    January 2014
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Arizona State University
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Adam a fun loving easy-going person who's determined to make a difference in the world. Adam has traveled all over the world and gets great satisfaction from helping other people create memorable travel experiences. Paulo is Brazilian and a long time resident of Rio. Paulo designs and produces top of the line leather handbags out of the third floor of our property.We both love people of all shapes, sizes, colors, religions, ethnicities, backgrounds, preferences etc. We love hosting guests in Rio and look forward to making your visit to this city one you'll never forget!!!
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