Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux

Rua Almirante Alexandrino 660, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 20241-260, Brazil | 5 star hotel
Prices starting from $406.00

Travel Blogs from Rio de Janeiro

A few days in Rio

A travel blog entry by eric.burns


... the other areas of the country we visited, in that it is all very run down. Urban planning seems to consist of squashing as many buildings as possible into any open space, couldn't believe that they have six lane highway running the length of Copacabana Beach. We have found the people very happy and friendly, much like South Africa, they have embraced the World Cup and have been very welcoming to the visiting fans.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

A travel blog entry by joeandmez


... before the beginning so they are obviously struggling to get things built before the Cup.

All that said Rio was awesome! And there is a lot of World Cup Fever.

As soon as we got off the plane we walked onto a mat that looked like a football (soccer) pitch. The bag carousel was football themed and so ...

Copacabana Fort

A travel blog entry by nikkirech


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We ended the tour with a visit to the roof of the fort. It is amazing! You rarely see the side of the ocean on the other side of Copacabana Beach, because only the military is allowed in to this area still. It's easy to understand why. The sea is an angry beast on this side of the beach. The waves were crashing in around the rocks creating swells of churning, foaming chaos. The ...

Rio and Carnival

A travel blog entry by phillipsquared


... as carnival was in full swing. The first thing we noticed was all the rubbish. Chris was in Napels when the rubbish strike was into its third month, and it wasn't as bad as carnival in Rio after a few days. Later that day we found out why when we saw the garbage men striking. That night we went for a walk around Lapa to find some bloco parties but still retired before 12. We again woke early and headed to the Rodoviaria (bus terminal) to get tickets for ...

Sarah's final thoughts

A travel blog entry by diasbuenos

... house with a wonderful host family. It was lovely and sunny and the vineyards were beautiful and very tasty, accompanied by the best steak of the trip in a pavement grill.

Samba in Rio, Brazil - the evening we spent at one of the samba schools as they rehearsed for carnival was fantastic fun. The atmosphere was great, the music pumped and the dancers were amazing, joining in ...

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This 5 star hotel, located in the Santa Teresa area of Rio de Janeiro, is near Barra da Tijuca, Palacio do Catete, Ruins Park (Parque das Ruinas), and Chacara do Ceu Museum.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux Rio de Janeiro

    Reviewed by pghirst

    Fabulous views

    Reviewed Oct 21, 2012
    by (4 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Great service.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux Rio de Janeiro

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding