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Villa Leonor
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


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A rural paradise in the bohemian district of Rio de Janeiro with unbeatable access to the Christ the Redeemer statue, the Sambodrome and Lapa and the city's beaches all within easy reach.


Property type: Bed and breakfast     12 guest rooms/units   Built: 1900, renovated: 2010
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Overview

Beautiful location, perched above the city centre flanked by mango groves.

Moments from Santa Teresa's famous yellow bonde. Central location means excellent access to all the city's attractions, especially Christ the Redeemer statue, the sambodrome and Lapa.

Outdoor lounge with views across the city for relaxing, sunbathing, parties, barbecues, monkey-spotting etc. etc. !

Well-furnished ensuite rooms with private or shared cooking facilities.

Location & Transportation

Santa Teresa is the artists' quarter of Rio de Janeiro. Described frequently as the ‘Montmartre Carioca’- Carioca means ‘of Rio’ - its bohemian streets scale the hillsides over the city centre and are dotted with bars and restaurants, galleries and mansions, offering stunning views of Rio and the ocean and mountains beyond.

Throughout the year Santa Teresa hosts parades, open-air and open-house art and food markets, live music, capoeira displays and practice nights for the local samba school in preparation for carnival.

  DirectionsCar / Taxi: Enter Santa Teresa by the Rua Paula Matos. At the top of the road is the Largo das Neves where the tram tracks start. Follow them 30m and Rua Costa Bastos is the first on the left. We are straight ahead of you. The tram from Carioca (for Paula Matos), the 214 bus from Lapa and the mini-van for Santa Teresa from Gloria all also stop at the top of Costa Bastos.
  TransportationTram, bus, mini-van. We're 10 minutes from the intercity bus station
  AirportSantos Dumont, 10 mins. Galeao, 25 mins.

Amenities & Attractions

Choice of apartment or double / triple / quadruple private room
Easy access to all Rio's sights and attractions.
Panoramic bar with regular barbecues and parties
Largo das Neves a 2 minute walk with some of the district’s best loved bars and restaurants
Unbeatable access to the Sambodrome and carnival after parties
Lapa, Cinelândia and the Local Samba School all easy walking distance. Corcovado an hour’s hike through Tijuca national park
Fully equipped guest kitchen
Free Wireless Broadband (subject to compatibility)
Lounge area with stereo, deckchairs and games
Information on all the latest events in the district and the rest of the city
Airport transfers available

  Local Attractions
Christ the Redeemer Statue, 20 minsCopacabana, 20 mins
Samba school, 5 minsLapa, 10 mins
Ipanema, 30 minsCapoeira school, 5 mins
Sambodrome, 10 minsNiteroi, 20 mins
Sugarloaf Mountain, 20 minsCity Centre, 5 mins
Flamengo beach, 10 minsLargo das Neves, 1 min
  Amenities
24-hr front deskAirport pickupBBQ area
Bar/loungeBreakfast includedChildren permitted
ConciergeHistoric siteIcemaker
Internet accessInternet wireless (free)Laundry/valet service
Linen includedLive musicMulti-lingual staff
No curfewOpen 24 HoursParking (free)
Smoking permittedTour/sightseeing assistanceWIFI (free)

Guest Room Amenities

Some have high ceilings, wooden floors and antique furniture, others are more modern, with views out over the city. All rooms are private with private bathrooms and ceiling or wall fans. Use of a communal kitchen.

  Room Types
ApartmentDouble
QuadSingle
StandardStudio
SuiteTriple
Twin
  Room Amenities
Antique furnitureEnsuite
Internet accessLockers
Maid service dailyPrivate bathroom
Showers without bathWIFI
Wake-up callsceiling fans
showers with plenty of hot wateruse of our outdoor lounge / bar with views across the city

Food & Restaurants

  Local Restaurants
Santa SaideiraBistro bar in nearby square serving pizzas, pasties and north-eastern dishes, often with live music
GoiabeiraBeautiful wide open bar in local square offering the best pizzas and local snacks in the neighbourhood
Largo Das LetrasLive Music. Cheap Food And Drink. Sophisticated Crowd (!)
Bar Do GomesPeople spilling out of the doors all hours
SimplesmenteLive Music. Bohemian Crowd. Basic Food

Payment Information

Available Discounts: Discounts available for multiple rooms and stays over 5 days.
Additional charges: A charge may be incurred for extra persons in a room.
Credit cards accepted on location: Visa  Visa Electron  MasterCard  American Express  PayPal 
Cancellation policy: (booking payments are non-refundable, unless specified otherwise)
First night is chargeable unless cancellation received 48 hours in advance of noon on arrival day. 50% non-refundable deposit required for carnival and New Year bookings

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