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Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux

5.0 of 5 Rua Almirante Alexandrino 660, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-260, Brazil
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newport Beach, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were SO glad that we got to spend three nights at this beautiful spot during our honeymoon in Rio. We got a great rate (yay for the exchange rate) on a very cool corner suite with an indoor/outdoor setup. The room was really spectacular in size and decor. Plus, the hotel's location is slightly remote from the touristy parts... More 

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HotelSantaTeresa, Gerente at Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Melissa, Thank you very much for choosing the Santa Teresa Hotel during your stay in Rio de Janeiro. We are happy that you liked our hotel and hope to see you again. Best regards, Monica Paixao General Manager More 

Los Angeles
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights early Jan. The hotel is in an ideal location -- walking distance from all the restaurants/bars in Santa Teresa. We felt fairly safe. It's about a $10 USD cab to beach areas. They could set up the service a bit. We had to ask for things multiple times etc. We stayed in room 25. It... More 

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HotelSantaTeresa, Gerente at Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing our Hotel Santa Teresa. We are happy to hear that you had a good time with us. Regarding our service, our staff are very attentive and we are sorry to hear that you were disappointed . We hope to see you again on your next trip to Rio de Janeiro. We are sure that... More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel Santa Teresa is a beautiful property, with stunning tropical gardens and a rustic-beach-chic decor. The rooms are large and beautifully appointed. The hotel has a restaurant with above avarage food and a bar with great drinks and a nice vibe, but on the noisy side. Service is good in general, with some of the staff being really helpful and... More 

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HotelSantaTeresa, Gerente at Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor. We are happy to know that you enjoy our Hotel Santa Teresa. To facilitate access to our hotel we have a car service. Best regards, Monica Paixão General Manager More 

London
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for a place to stay outside of the usual tourist areas in central Rio then this is perfect. The hotel is in the Santa Teresa area which does attract tourists, however it is not overrun with them and is up on top of a hill and a good 20 minute taxi from Ipanema. The rooms are spacious... More 

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HotelSantaTeresa, Gerente at Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Cherry, Thank you for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor. Located in the heart of Rio de Janeiro our hotel offers tranquility and safety for our guests. Also, we are happy to hear that you had a good time in our hotel Santa Teresa. It would be a pleasure welcoming you again. Mônica Paixão General Manager More 

Copenhagen
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172 reviews 172 reviews
55 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful little hotel up in Santa Teresa which is just a lovely neighborhood. Im sure when this hotel opened it was absolutely 5 star - it isnt anymore . On the other hand I don't think it deserves a lot of the poor critique it gets here on TA. It just needs some management attention. The location is superb -... More 

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HotelSantaTeresa, Gerente at Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Nikolai, Thank you very much for your constructive feedback, which we truly appreciate. The Relais & Châteaux Santa Teresa is a refuge of peace, luxury and refinement. Our aim as a five-star establishment is to offer a warm, friendly and open welcome to all our guests. It is very important to us that all guests get the same... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Hotel Santa Teresa for three nights at the end of our Brazil vacation. Upon arriving, we were immediately impressed by the beauty of the hotel and surrounding grounds. The pool area is picturesque, overlooking the hillside neighbourhood of Santa Teresa. We unfortunately had issues with the customer service at the hotel from our arrival. We booked... More 

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HotelSantaTeresa, Gerente at Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Emily, After reading the article you published on Trip Advisor, we were very surprised by your opinion about our establishment. Our staff is always very attentive to be sure that our guests feel comfortable. We are very sorry to see that, even if we tried our best to give you the best room, you will be disappointed. Nethertheless... More 

London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely hotel with a great restaurant. Stay here if money is no object to you otherwise you will feel ripped off. Breakfast (not included in the daily room rate) is £30 per person. It was nice but not £30 worth of nice. Staff very lovely it has to be said and were helpful. I stayed here for 2 nights... More 

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HotelSantaTeresa, Gerente at Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for choosing the Santa Teresa Hotel during your stay in Rio de Janeiro. We are happy that you liked our hotel and restaurant. Our hotel sell package with breakfast included. Best regards Monica Paixao General Manager More 

Vienna, Austria
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Like a real hideaway from a sizzling city this lush green hideaway comforted us in the best way. Cool and shady, attentive and stylish we absolutely enjoyed our stay. Ask for a corner room ! The neigbourhood is one of the best in Rio. Artists, good middle class, old mansions, quiet but nevertheless near to the center. Our guide, organized... More 

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HotelSantaTeresa, Gerente at Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Gabriele, Thank you for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor. Located in the heart of Rio de Janeiro our hotel offers tranquility and safety for our guests. Also, we are happy to hear that you had a good time with our guide. It would be a pleasure welcoming you again. Mônica Paixão General Manager More 

San Francisco, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

If you are willing to leave the touristy areas of Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon, you should stay at Hotel Santa Teresa. The hotel bears the name of the quaint neighborhood known for its relaxed and more artistic vibe. The hotel has beautiful suites and amenities (including an outdoor pool), an excellent SPA, and a terrific restaurant and bar. It is... More 

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HotelSantaTeresa, Gerente at Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comment on our TripAdvisor page. We are very happy to know that enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We hope to welcome you again for an unforgettable stay. Best regards, Mônica Paixão Gerente Geral More 

Zagreb, Grad Zagreb, Croatia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Fantastic hotel in St. Teresa - staff walked the extra mile to help and always with a smile on, rooms were fantastic and spacious, interior cool, breakfast buffet perfect, restaurant superb, spa very good, club - cocktail bar the place to see and be seen, pool with a perfect view, great location for walking in the artistic area of St,... More 

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HotelSantaTeresa, Gerente at Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux, responded to this review

Dear Jens, Thank you for your comment on our TripAdvisor page. We are very happy to know that enjoyed your stay in our hotel Santa Teresa. We hope to welcome you again for an unforgettable stay. Best regards, Monica Paixão General Manager More 

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Address: Rua Almirante Alexandrino 660, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-260, Brazil
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Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux 5*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais And Chateaux
Santa Teresa Hotel
Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#8 Luxury Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#13 Romantic Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#17 Business Hotel in Rio de Janeiro
#48 Family Hotel in Rio de Janeiro

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