“Santa Teresa” is included in the category of
Relais et chateaux in
Rio de Janeiro. In the downtown of Rio, in the middle of the historical and cultural near the centre of business and trade, of Rio, this 5 stars hotel offers 44 suites and rooms in what was formerly the main building of a coffee fazenda. In fact, the hotel was built in what was an ancient mansion, the Guimaraes Fazenda. The interior design reminds the African and Brazilian art and culture, and each suite and room has specific style. The hotel also offers an beautiful swimming-pool, a gourmet restaurant, a bar lounge, a day spa centre and an immense park for relaxing. The tropical part of the park has several species of plants, flowers and trees, but also shelters exotic animals. Moreover, Santa Teresa is near of the most famous beaches of Rio : Copacabana, Botafogo, Ipanema and Flamengo.