If you have difficulties to find
Rio Janeiro, choose the Santa Teresa, out of the city center but near the Rio’s business center and not so far from the best and famous beaches (Copacabana, Ipanema, Botafogo and Flamengo). This 5 star receive its customers in what was formerly a coffee fazenda, one of these big properties of the brazilian planters of coffee, cocoa or sugarcane. It has kept the best part of the buidings that have been restored to have what is now one of the best hotels of Rio. The immense park was transformed into gardens and part of it is a tropical garden with many exotic plants, flowers and trees. Santa Teresa offers 44 rooms and suites well-equipped even for mobility reduced persons, an outdoor swimming-pool, a day spa centre using only natural products, a gourmet restaurant lead by a french chef and a bar lounge.