€300 per night
€300 per night
Casa Amarelo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Casa Amarelo

Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 569, Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
4.9   

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  • Fantastic service
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Fantastic guesthouse ! ... I love may stay in Rio, in the Casa Amarelo ! I stayed there with two other friends for 3 nights and we had a wonderful experience !
The house is incredible, a very old house totally renovated with all confort. Rooms are all different (I tried 2 !), big ...

Description - Guesthouse

CASA AMARELO, a very exclusive mansion very well located in the artistic and charming district of Santa Teresa, close to the center of Rio de Janeiro.
Recently modernized huge "Belle époque" style house from 1904, decorated by the French design agency Robert le héros, well known for its poetic and colorful stylish fabrics.
The CASA AMARELO is a brand new guest house with an exotic Brazilian feel, combined with a unique and modern French touch. Experience a new way to stay in Rio de Janeiro !

On the hill of Santa Teresa, close to its convent, CASA AMARELO is surrounded by old mansions and an extravagant tropical nature, right in the center of the city, overlooking the Rio's downtown and the bay of Guanabara.
  20 minutes from the international airport
  15 minutes from Ipanema & Copacabana beaches
  5 minutes from the historical center (Convent of St. Antonio, historical churches, cultural center, opera house and museums).
  3 minutes from Lapa, the heart of the samba bars and cabarets of the 20’s, the real night life in Rio: popular, sophisticated and underground at the same time.

Five luxury vast suites, all with privative bathroom, from 30 to 60 m2.
High ceiling reception hall and sitting rooms. Fantastic Art Deco varanda overlooking Rio's skycrapers and churches.
Wireless internet is available in the entire property and is free of charge.

A huge garden with extraordinary flowers, palm trees, mango trees. Exotic species are the natural home for little monkeys and parrots that you'll see relaxing in the garden !
Enjoy the quiet solarium, surrounded by nature, in the swimming pool area, at the top of the garden, overlooking the city.

The space
  • Property type: Guesthouse
  • Guest rooms/units: 5
  • Year built: 1904
  • Renovated: 2009
  • Public classification: 4
Guesthouse accommodations

Lowest price available: €300

Deluxe Double House rental King Suite Triple Twin
  • Check-in: 1:00pm
  • Check-out: noon

Guesthouse amenities

Homey, spacious and alluring, CASA AMARELO mixes the charms of a colonial building with contemporary fixtures and facilities.
Named by the fabrics designed by Robert le Héros ( Tivoli, Indigo, Fleur des Anges, Blossom and Grenadine) each of the 5 vast guest-rooms, ranging from 30 to 60 square meters, all with their own private bathroom, come into a subtle yet cheerful palette specially created to match antique furniture and pieces of Brazilian design from the 50’s and the 60’S.
Our guests can enjoy the breakfast on one of the terraces, have a drink or a lunch at the pool, a Brazilian diner in the huge dining room, massage, manicure or pedicure, visit with a private chauffeur

Airport pickup Bar/lounge Bicycle rental Boat rental Breakfast included Car rental Childcare or babysitting Children permitted Concierge Curfew Elevator/lift Gardens Historic site Internet access Internet wireless (free) Laundry/valet service Linen included Live music Luggage carriers Multi-lingual staff Newspapers/magazines Open 24 Hours Parking (extra charge) Pets allowed Pool (outdoor) Restaurant on site Smoking permitted Taxi service Tour/sightseeing assistance Voltage converters

Room amenities

"Grenadine suite" Very nice and confortable double room (about 30 m2), close to the reception rooms. Kingsize bed. IPod sound system in the room. Celling fan. Dressing room. Old original Art Deco bathroom with shower and bath. Separate toilet Excellent mix of continental and Brasilian breakfast is served from 8h30 till 10h30 AM in the "Tropical Varanda", old stylish winter garden, with a spectacular view on the center of Rio.

"Indigo suite" Large and very stylish double room (about 30 m2), with direct access to the reception rooms. Double bed. Possibly triple with an extra bed (add. charge) Celing fan WIFI access in the room. IPod sound system in the room. Dressing room. Small bathroom with shower and toilet Excellent mix of continental and Brasilian breakfast is served from 8h30 till 10h30 AM on the "Tropical Varanda", very old winter garden with a spectacular view on the center of Rio.

"Fleur des Anges suite" Very large suite (about 45 m2), with direct access to the garden. Possibly extra room for a family suite (additional charge). Kingsize bed. iPod sound system in the room. Dressing room. Very large bathroom with shower and separate toilet Excellent mix of continental and Brasilian breakfast is served from 8h30 till 10h30 AM on the "Centro terrace" privative terrace in front of the room, with a spectacular view on the center of Rio.

"Blossom suite" Very large double room (about 50 m2), with direct access to the garden. King size bed, possibly twin (or triple room with an extra bed, additional charge) IPod sound system in the room. Dressing room Large bathroom with shower and toilet Excellent mix of continental and Brasilian breakfast is served from 8h30 till 10h30 AM on the "Orchideas terrace" in front of the room, close to the fountain.

"Tivoli suite" Cosy and very romantic double room (about 30 m2), on the top of the house. Kingsize bed. IPod sound system in the room. Air conditionned Dressing room. Small very clear bathroom with shower and toilet Amazing view on the center of Rio Only access with elevator Excellent mix of continental and Brasilian breakfast is served from 8h30 till 10h30 AM in the "Tropical Varanda", old stylish winter garden, with a spectacular view on the center of Rio.

Cribs available Hairdryer Internet access Maid service daily Private bathroom Smoking rooms Television (cable/satellite) VCR/DVD Voltage converters


Neighborhood

Santa Teresa is an example of a real carioca village with the charm of its colonial and ecclectic architecture from the XIXth and early XXth century. Visit the famous carmelite covent and the small Chacara do Ceu museum, enjoy the fantastic view from the "Parque das ruinas" belvedere, taste the divine brazilian food at the restaurant aprazivel, dance all night at the bar do mineiro.
The Lapa district is just down the hotel, listen to the classical Bossa Nova music played in the bars, dance with the great Samba rythmes in the numerous old houses or on the main square. Experience the Brazilian way of party !
Enjoy a real experience at 5 minutes walking from the hotel.

Points of interest
  • Historical center of town (1 km)
  • Antiques district (400 m)
  • Shopping area (1 km)
  • Historical district of Santa Teresa (200m)
  • Nightlife district (300m)
  • Tipical restaurants and bars (300m)
  • Christ redemptor (8 km)
  • Barroco churches (1 km)
  • Sugar Loaf (10 km)
  • Free outdoor sport amenities (700 m)
  • Copacabana and Ipanema beaches (12 Km)
  • Sambodomo for Carnival desfiles (1, 5 km)

Food and drink
Eating out
Santo Espirito
Amazonian tipical restaurant
Aprazivel
Brazilian excellent restaurant
Asian
Asiatic stylish restaurant
Nova Capela
Tipical traditional restaurant
Chez Térèze
Mix of Brazilian and French excellent restaurant

Policies
Price details

€300 per night

From 190 till 350 euros

An additional deposit may be requested prior to arrival. If so, you will be contacted directly after you confirm your booking.

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaMasterCard

Available discounts

Up to 3 nights ; up to 7 nights

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

50 percent of the total amount will be charged on the day of booking and is refundable up to 1 month before check-in. The whole amount will be charged one month before arrival.
The first night is non refundable for a cancelation between 30 and 15 days before check-in.
The whole amount is non refundable for a cancelation less than 15 days before check-in.
During New Year's Eve and Carnival period, the two first nights are non refundable for a cancelation between 30 and 15 days before check-in.

Location - Guesthouse

Rua Joaquim Murtinho, 569, Santa Teresa
Rio de Janeiro
State of Rio de Janeiro (Estado do Rio de Janeiro)
Brazil  20 241-320

Latitude: -22.91603, Longitude: -43.18347

How to get there

Very well located and easy to find at the bottom of the hill of Santa Teresa. In the center of town, go to Lapa, cross the "Arcos da Lapa" till the av. Gomez Freire. Turn left till the end of this avenue. Take the Francisco Muratori street in front of you, going up to Santa Teresa. The first street with the tramway trails is the Joaquim Murtinho street. Casa Amarelo is at number 569 in this street.

Bus lines 206 and 214 from "Castelo" in the center, and from "Central" the main railway station of Rio.
The very old tramway called "Bonde" goes up from the center of town, very close from "Largo da Carioca" (metro station), pass the "arcos da Lapa" in the direction of Santa Teresa. CASA AMARELO is situated at the third stop, between the Arcos and the Curvelo stop.

Nearest airport: 4 Km from the domestic flights central Santos Dumont Airport ; 20 Km from the Galeon International airport.