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    Mama Ruisa

    Rua Santa Cristina 132, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-250, Brazil
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    04/09/2017 05/09/2017
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    • Excellent83%
    • Very good11%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    Breakfast Buffet
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    101 - 105 of 220 reviews

    Reviewed 3 September 2014

    This is such a beautiful hotel. Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Rio in the hills of Santa Teresa, it feels like a home, not a hotel.The hotel is beautifully decorated. The staff is very helpful and the breakfast on the terrace is...More

    Thank Stacy M
    Reviewed 29 August 2014

    lovely house with beautiful views over Rio. The breakfast on the terrace was fantastic (best bread I had in Brazil). The house was very tastefully decorated - I would have loved to take a few pieces with me! We had the Josephine Baker room which...More

    1  Thank MissBelsize
    Reviewed 2 August 2014

    It is always a great pleasure to stay in this beautiful property in the heart of Santa Teresa, enhanced by a careful restoration. I remember pleasant moments of tranquility and relaxation, even in the middle of the carnival. Friendly staff.

    Thank Paolo F
    Reviewed 30 July 2014

    If you are going to this gorgeous little boutique in Santa Theresa. Less of a hotel than an exquisite secret club you are granted access to. The colonial splendors of the hotel are only surpassed by the graciousness of the staff. You can't get to...More

    Thank David C
    Reviewed 22 June 2014

    This is an amazing place to stay. Santa Theresa is a cool, hillside spot away from the beach but it's definitely worth spending some time here if you can and Mama Ruisa is a great converted villa with super chilled vibe, great taste in decor...More

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    • US$174 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 7
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    • State of Rio de Janeiro >
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    • Santa Teresa
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    Santa Teresa
    Santa Teresa is a bohemian enclave hosting many local
    artists’ studios. The narrow, winding streets of this
    neighbourhood were revitalised years ago, and visitors
    can now stroll through this area to view magnificent
    mansions dating back to the late 19th and early 20th
    century. A highlight not miss: Museu Chacará do Céu, a
    former mansion turned museum which houses works by
    prominent Brazilian modern artists.
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    Room Tips
    "the room next to the reception, great pool view."
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    "Suite josephine baker was fantastic"
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    "Ask for a room with a little veranda if possible, but all are beautiful."
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    "Book the room on the main floor with the balcony! The view is outstanding."
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