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Casa Caminho do Corcovado

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Rua Filinto de Almeida 283 , Bairro Cosme-Velho | Cosme Velho, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22241-170, Brazil
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here last year. Diogo picked us up from the airport, showing us sites along the way. This place is near the station to get up to Christo. A short walk down the street and you are right there, where there are plenty of taxis waiting. This area is lovely and I felt completely safe walking round this area.... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Wonderful place. We spent three nights at the end of March 2015. A true gem in the heart of Rio, in the middle of the green with a very nice view. Very close to the Corcovado train. Helena is great and very friendly. Room and bathroom were super nice and clean. Super breakfasts. There's also a detached little house for... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We had the pleasure of staying here for two nights. We echo previous comments about the hospitality of the owner, Helena. She made her house available for both early checkin and late departure. We have two suggestions for future guests....1. Print off a Google map of the immediate area so a taxi will know where to go, and 2. Bring... More 

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Sulzburg, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This beautiful safe place with it's fantastic view of some parts of Rio, from where you can get everywhere easily, this cosy somehow intimate hotel with an impressing jungle-garden around, this gorgeous breakfasttable every morning with its generous variety of Brasilian fruit and top of it the host of this property, an ever so helpful, amiable and charming lady -... More 

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London, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

All the reviews you're reading on here are right ... it's one of the friendliest, most relaxing, most welcoming places I've ever stayed. Tricky to find, you'll need a taxi driver who's willing to head up in to the hills, you'll stop just before the steep rail tracks up to the redeemer, and from that moment on you're about as... More 

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Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I recently stayed at the Casa Caminho do Corcovado Bed and Breakfast in the traditional and very friendly neighborhood of Cosme Velho. My room was clean, quiet and very comfortable with an adjoining (en suite) bathroom. There was a lovely view of the garden from the window and the house itself is located right at the edge of the forest.One... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

My partner and I stayed here for a few days while we were visiting Rio. Great location, with an easy walk down to the Corcovado Tram station and restaurants. Great hospitality! The people who run it are very nice and extremely helpful. Our room was lovely, cosy and private. I felt safe staying here and would definitely recommend it to... More 

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Denver, CO
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I loved staying at the house with Helena and Diogo, and wish I could have spent more time in their beautiful and cozy home! After spending some time at a different location in Rio going the beach, exploring the night life and taking in the chaos of the urban areas I really wanted to get away and immerse myself into... More 

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Menlo Park, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We first learned about Casa Caminho do Corcovado after reading the rave reviews on TripAdvisor and after making an inquiry I was very impressed with the prompt response from Helena, the owner. We had planned a short three night stay in Rio and true to all the other favorable reviews on Trip Advisor, Helena and her son Diogo were the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

My dad and I stayed here during the World Cup recently and I cannot recommend the B&B high enough. Helena and Diogo were perfect hosts, the house was great and the breakfasts delicious. The central location and regular buses from the bottom of the hill made sightseeing and getting round very easy.. I found Rio to be a much cleaner... More 

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