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4.7 / 5Exceptional
32 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Sambodrome
    5 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Museum of Modern Art
    7 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Flamengo Beach
    8 min drive
  • Airport
    Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.)
    19 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Presidential Suite

    Room Amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Premier Suite

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More details
  • Deluxe Suite

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More details

About this area

Rio de Janeiro

Located in Rio de Janeiro's Santa Teresa neighborhood, Vila Santa Teresa is in the entertainment district and near the airport. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Flamengo Beach and Sugar Loaf Mountain, while Museum of Tomorrow and Copacabana Fort are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Sambodrome or Maracana Stadium.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Sambodrome - 5 min drive
  • Museum of Modern Art - 7 min drive
  • Flamengo Beach - 8 min drive
  • Cinelandia - 15 min drive
  • Christ the Redeemer - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Praca Onze Station - 5 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro Flag Square Station - 12 min drive
  • Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.) - 19 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurant Beatriz – Poolside restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare daily. Reservations required.
  • Bar Alberto – Poolside bar. Serves light fare daily, happy hour available.

About this property

Vila Santa Teresa

Luxury Rio de Janeiro hotel in Santa Teresa, near Sambodrome
Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, a snack bar/deli, and a steam room are onsite. All 7 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. For entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate comforts like premium bedding and down comforters.
Vila Santa Teresa offers 7 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. 30-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include bathrobes, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.
This Rio de Janeiro hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a steam room.

Awards and affiliations

  • Vila Santa Teresa is listed in the 2016 Condé Nast Traveler Hot List.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Free self parking
Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) from 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Airport shuttle on request
Beach shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

Free buffet breakfast available daily
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
1 bar
Room service available
Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

Outdoor pool
Spa services
Steam room

Family friendly

Dry cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

Free newspapers in lobby
Library
No elevators
Reception hall

Guest services

Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry cleaning service
Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter/bellhop
Tour/ticket assistance
Turndown service
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English
Portuguese
Spanish

Business services

1 meeting room
Conference center (9257 square feet of space)

Outdoors

Garden
Picnic area
Pool sun loungers
Pool umbrellas
Terrace

Spa

Aromatherapy
Ayurvedic treatments
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Facials
Manicures and pedicures
Massage - deep-tissue
Massage - hot stone
Massage - sports
Massage - Swedish
Massage/treatment rooms
Reflexology
Treatment room

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

Designated smoking areas
Fireplace in lobby
Shared microwave
Shared refrigerator
TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Down comforter
Linens
Pillow-top mattress
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Designer toiletries
Hair dryer
Towels

Entertainment

30-inch flat-screen TV
iPod dock
Premium channels
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Free bottled water

More

Desk
Free newspapers
Individually decorated
Individually furnished
Phone
Safe
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 16

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM. <br />If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property at least 72 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
  • Airport shuttle service is available on request from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children 16 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 16 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Property payment types

Diners Club
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: BRL 285 per vehicle (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

Parents or a legal guardian traveling with children under 18 years must present the child's birth certificate and an identity card with photo (passport, for example) at the check-in. For international travels from Brazil, if just one of the parents is traveling with the child, she/he must present – in addition to the child's certificate of birth and identity card with photo – a letter authorizing the trip signed by the other parent with a notarial certification of signature. In case the parents or the legal guardian, as applicable, cannot or are unwilling to give this authorization, a judicial authorization is required. People who intend to travel to Brazil with children must consult with the Brazilian consulate before traveling for more information. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 16 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Property is also known as

  • Vila Santa Teresa Hotel
  • Vila Santa Teresa Hotel
  • Vila Santa Teresa Rio de Janeiro
  • Vila Santa Teresa Hotel Rio de Janeiro

Frequently asked questions

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Cleanliness
4.6
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  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

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    Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    After being to Rio plenty of times before we were not expecting this level of service. Adorable house, amazing location with probably the best service we've ever experienced in Brazil. Will be back, com certeza!!

    Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Location and grounds and especially the views are excellent, coziness, service and staff

    Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Spectacular view Charming staff

    Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2019

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