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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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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Felt spoilt rotten for 4 days when we stayed here before a conference Downtown in Rio. Chose to escape the hustle and bustle and stay up in Santa Teresa. You know when you stay at a Relais & Chateaux property that you will be in good hands and that the hotel will be wonderful... we were not disappointed. Positives: We... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel after I proposed to my wife in the Tereze restaurant. I live in Rio de Janeiro. The hotel is very reserved, with a great pool area and restaurants, but it is not very close to the main tourist areas of Rio and it is far from the beaches as well. Public transportation is not a... More

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

Dear Guest, 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 your wife in our hotel and restaurant Santa Teresa. It would be a pleasure welcoming you again. Mônica Paixão... More

Bournemouth
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44 reviews 44 reviews
36 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our recent stay at the Santa Theresa, but for the rate paid, there are some key areas that need to be addressed. Good starting point is the location in Santa Theresa which we loved, but a major negative issue is that the tramline is being built outside the front gate and the noise round the pool is... 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 the décor and architecture of the lobby. Also, we are delighted to read that you appreciated the amenities in your room. Regarding the negative point we are sorry to hear that we couldn’t meet your... More

New York City, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Up on Santa Teresa neigborhood, this Relais & Chateaux small hotel is a gem, overlooking the old city of Rio de Janeiro. The hotel is small, but offers a great view of the city. The SPA is really good, I highly recommend it. The hotel restaurant Terèse is a fine dining restaurant that offers good food, yet to be improved.... 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. 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 the historical neighborhood of Santa Teresa. It would be a pleasure welcoming you again. Mônica Paixão General Manager More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything was excellent! Cleanliness, comfort. But most of all, decoration of the hotel and staff was exceptional. Really helpful and sincere! As for decorations the french owner has a very beautiful unique decoration of wood sculptures. Some for sale, some unfortunately, own collection. If you go to Rio, spare some days from beach and stay here, in the middle of... 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 and liked the decor. We hope to welcome you again for an unforgettable stay. Best regards, Mônica Paixão General Manager More

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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87 reviews 87 reviews
26 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is surprising that Rio de Janeiro has not a lot of excellent hotels. Anyway, today who want to know a less spoken one - and yet quite glamorous ( on the historic part of town ) can stay in Santa Teresa Relais Chateaux. Everything is VERY good - the decor, the silence, the typical food, the comfort, everything without... More

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

Dear Marcos, Thank you for your comment on our TripAdvisor page. We are very happy to know that enjoyed your stay in our hotel and you can enjoy moments of tranquility and pleasure. We hope to welcome you again on your next visit to Rio de Janeiro. Best regards, Mônica Paixão General Manager More

london
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37 reviews 37 reviews
31 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Spent a couple of nice days here - but I can see why some of the reviews are negative - this hotel isn't for everyone . It's in a pretty location with lush tropical grounds and the neighborhood around it is quaint and arty. I'm really glad we stayed here but the hotel probably suits a certain type. My father... More

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

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing your experience. We will take into consideration all your comments. We always focus on service excellence and is very important the feedback from our guests. I hope to welcome you again in our hotel for it to have an experience even more enjoyable. Best Regards, Mônica Paixão General Manager More

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Overall we had a really nice stay at the Santa Teresa, the area is nice, great restaurants, The tram hasn't been running since 2011 when there was a serious accident, although this is featured heavily in all the areas advertising as well as on the Hotels website, so reliant on taxi's and buses. Tram is being re-built, and due to... More

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

Dear Paul, 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. Located in the neighborhood of Santa Teresa you have made the ideal choice to discover a new Rio. Therefore, we are very glad to hear, that over all you enjoyed your stay... More

London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
74 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This hotel has it all right: superb historic building with amazing decoration in all details, nice and big rooms, one of the best restaurant in Rio and wonderful views. All staff are very professional, nice and friendly and always useful and efficient.

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

Dear guest, We are very happy to know that we exceeded your expectations. We hope to welcome you again for an unforgettable stay. Best regards, Mônica Paixão General Manager More

New York City, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Unlike most other premium hotels in Rio, this one is located in the very idyllic neighborhood of Santa Teresa. There is no beach around and it take at least 20 min. to get down the hill to the center or the beach areas but the area has lots of small romantic streets and nice restaurants that are inviting. The Hotel... More

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

Dear guest, Thank you for your comments. The Hotel Santa Teresa offers a 5 star hotel and young employees are our differential. All received strict training so that our guests receive the best. The SPA it's one of the bests in Rio and therefore the reservation must be made in advance as it is always with many customers. We hope... 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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