We spent 2 nights at Casa Caminho do Corcovado. The house is a real gem, built at the beginning of the 19th century. The garden is well-cared for. And the rooms were nicely decorated and clean. The breakfasts were great. And Helena, the owner was a wonderful hostess. We were 3 couples and had the B&B to ourselves for the 2 nights. We had a business meeting one of the mornings, and the wifi was strong. Our meeting went successful. Highly recommed this place. There is a cottage outside the main house. It is very cute and cosy. The water for the shower is very luke-warm, so, Helena offered us to shower in the main house.
After sightseeing in Rio, I always felt relieved to be coming back to sleep in Casa Caminho. It is a very restful place. Thank you. We will be back.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Beautiful house located right next to Corcovado feet With 4.500 square meters of green area, the house is placed in the Cosme Velho area one of the most charming neighborhoods in the city, famous by many of the illustrious inhabitants and for the cultural and historical memoirs. The house Caminho do Corcovado is located inside of the Tijuca park reserve having the Corcovado train passing literally by its door. The house was constructed in 1906, since than it had many illustrious residents, including the proper construction engineer of the railroad of the Corcovado, and still keeps the characteristics of the beginning of the last century. For nature lovers its 4500 square meters receives frequent visits of many species of monkeys and toucans, Brazil's typical wild life residents. The Bed and breakfast contains 2 large rooms with air conditioner, TV, ceiling fan, closets and a decoration of very refined taste, it counts with a delicious breakfast and with an area for barbecue and several other personalized services in accordance with the taste of our guests, the calm and the tranquility is undeniable and it all sits right at the south zone of Rio De Janeiro, 10 minutes from the lagoon and the botanical garden and 15 minutes from Copacabana an Ipanema area by car and 25 minutes by bus. The House Caminho do Corcovado is perfect for those who want to enjoy the very best that Rio de Janeiro has to offer. Important: This is an unusual house in an urban forest, so the buses do not pass on your door. But they are not far - just 50 feet below. Because it is situated on a little hill, which gives a beautiful view, has some stairs, so therefore not the proper place for disabled people or people with limited mobility. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Casa Caminho Do Corcovado Rio De Janeiro, Brazil