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Villa Laurinda

3.0 of 5 Rua Laurinda Santos Lobo 98 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20240-270, Brazil
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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79 reviews 79 reviews
24 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely B+B. Clayton was there to greet us and his English is very good! We had the room for 3 people with private bath and it was quite roomy. The beds were kind of hard (hubby like that) and the bathroom was large and nicely upgraded! There are no toiletries so bring your own. No Tv...don't need... More

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Paris, France
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Villa Laurinda is a real nice place to stay in Rio. Staff is great and helpful (Damien arranged our trip to Ilha Grande), rooms are well furnished and make you feel as you were at home. The hotel is in Santa Teresa, a peaceful area in the city, with friendly restaurants in the neighborhood. There is a beautiful garden and... More

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Santiago, Chile
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Villa Laurinda is a beautyful old house in the heart of Santa Teresa, a charmant area in the old Rio full of nice restaurants and shops. Our stay was perfect, thanks to the manager Clayton and the wonderful breakfast prepared by Claudia, a smiling lady of the staff. The room was very elegant and confortable

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

It's a beautiful B&B. Damien, Cleiton and other people working in Villa Laurinda are all fantastic, always ready to help you. The breakfast served on the nice terrace is fresh and rich. Moreover the woman (i don't remember the name!) who prepared breakfast is very kind and friendly. Thank you.

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Brasilia, DF
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

One of the best places to stay in Rio. Our room and bathroom was large beautiful and clean. Pool is big and great, breakfast was fine. You can get to the center by bus or by taxi - not more tham 30-40 min from any attraction. All staff were excellent, Damien is super friendly and helped us where ever we... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Villa Laurinda is a sleeping beauty...and the owners were able to wake her up in style ! We spend a week there for the second time and it was again: a time to remember. The spaciuos garden, the pool, the rooms are like a home to us - home abroad. There is always a helping hand around with handy tips... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We had a fantastic time at villa laurinda, beautiful location with a lovely pool. Great character to the building and surrounding areas. All staff were excellent and very helpful and friendly. Would definitely recommend to friends!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Beautiful Villa in what feels like the rainforest, but in fact just a short way from the centre of Rio. Waking up to monkeys swinging in the trees was lovely. Pool is great, breakfast was fine. Cheaper rooms were small and didn't have air-con but that didn't bother me personally. The larger room was amazing. The staff were really helpful... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

I wish I could say more positive things about Vila Laurinda as it used to be 4 years ago. The owners are building a new house in the same property and it seems they see the maintenance of the Vila as second priority. In our suite the toilet was leaking, the shower was only possible with either very hot or... More

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mauriciodias, Owner at Villa Laurinda, responded to this review

Dear Nathalia, we regreat your bad impression. There were construction works at Villa Laurinda during your last stay, it's true, and we apologize for any inconvenience it may have caused. The Villa had to go through improvements which you might judge as worthy if you visit us again. For the rest of the problems you mention, we were surprised why... More

Zurich, Switzerland
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13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

This is the second time, we have stayed in these charming Pousada or Villa. We were in Rio for working purpose and had to go every day to the Centro. Vera und Clinton where super friendly helped us where ever we needed - organised every day a taxi to pick us up and drove us to work so we would... More

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Address: Rua Laurinda Santos Lobo 98 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20240-270, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Laurinda 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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