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There are two main reasons to stay here: the views (which are very similar to that of Christ the Redeemer, only a 20 minute walk away) and the breakfast. Every morning the staff lay out a banquet of fresh fruit, cereals, bread and a freshly...More
excellent ensuite room.
very helpful English speaking staff.
lots of young backpackers.
near St Theresa and public transport.
superb views of Christ the redeemer and Sugarloaf.
what else can I say here??
We stayed 6 nights in the Porta de Pedra private room and were very satisfied with our stay. The hostel is just as it looks to be in pictures, an old mansion converted into a hostel that is located halfway up the very large hill...More
The staff is outstanding! Helpful and friendly. Kudos too Sole, Natalie and Chelsea. They helped making I regret of staying for only 2 days .
I stayed on Eustacio room, which is 5 persons beds. I cannot recomend it if you are not able to...More
Stayed here for our last night after two weeks in Rio - honestly the best view anywhere. The rooftop terrace is lovely, the location is quiet, the staff are really friendly and helpful. Only negative is it is hard to find, we were lucky to...More
Thank Harriet H
Response from Casa579, The Team at Casa 579 at Casa 579Responded 29 April 2014
We are pleased to know that you enjoyed the view and our lovely terrace.
The house is located in a beautiful area of the city with incredible views.
The staff works very hard to give the best service to our guests, trying to help with...More
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.