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Goncalves Fontes 33 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-100, Brazil (Santa Teresa)
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Ranked #19 of 250 Rio de Janeiro B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Monoblet, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we have enjoyed so much to be in Casa da Gente during our stay in Rio. Location, atmosphere, service, and hopitality were all great and very special. I loved the garden very much, with care and love to the plant by Rafael. cosy, clean and practical. I would recommande this place to all travellers who want to find peace, to... More 

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Laura G, Gerente at Casa da Gente, responded to this review

タンクます Chiharu !!! We´re still enjoying the good energy of all of you! Wish to have you here again with a new play! " My pogo" was sooo wonderful...! Best wishes and happy new year :-) Love Laura More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 nights in Rio and this place was perfect! The staff (Laura, Julia and Raphael) gave us great tips what to visit, including some local sambaparty near the harbour... Damn those caipirinhas :) All in all a perfect place. Nearby lapa, in santa terasa.. We walked through the neighborhood every night and it was really save. Breakfast... More 

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Laura G, Gerente at Casa da Gente, responded to this review

Hello Dirk ! Thank you very much! We are so glad that you both enjoyed the house and your days in Rio ! Hope to see you again around the marvelous city !! Cheers! Laura :-) More 

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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Placed on Santa Teresa, this 4 floor house is full of charm and has an warm atmosphere. The staff is very friendly, speak at least 2 languages and will help you on anything you need. The concept is like you live in a real house, with view to Lapa Arches! One thing: staff is not always available at night as... More 

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Laura G, Manager at Casa da Gente, responded to this review

Helllo Roberto, Thank you for live us your opinion. Glad to know that you enjoyed to stay with us. We sorry about your water problem, this was something unusual. Ussually we live the phone on the common area so every guest can call me in case of need, this time I was not around to help. We are always working... More 

Milan, Italy
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Very nice pousada in Santa Teresa district, it offers the basic services with a very special  attention to the guest. You feel at home, don't be shy you can ask whatever question you have and they will help you. Breakfast is good, there is even a small terrace with a view on the city to chill out. If possible, take... More 

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CasaDaGente, Gerente at Casa da Gente, responded to this review

Hello guys! Thank you for the review. I´m glad to know that you´re having a good time and to know that you liked to stay with us! Hope to see you here another time! Have a good filght and a great arrival at home :-) Laura More 

Bangalore, Karnataka, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Casa da Gente was our home away from home on our first Visit to Rio during the World Cup. The location is great, being a short walk away from Arcos Do Lapa and the Escadaria Selarón and is set in the artistic hotspot that is Santa Teresa.The room we stayed in had a great view of the Centro area and... More 

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CasaDaGente, Gerente at Casa da Gente, responded to this review

Hey Katya ! Thanks for the review ! We hope to greet you any time! Best wishes from Rio :-) More 

Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

the pousada is lovely, the people working there are very friendly. I liked the rooms and the garden and the view. A great base to visit Rio. The neighbourhood is pretty calm, and nice to come back to after visits or the beach.

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CasaDaGente, Gerente at Casa da Gente, responded to this review

Hello Louise! Thanks for your words! Wish you a good return to the rutine and a lot of kisses to Raphael! You´re welcome to come back anytime! Maybe in Carnivals!!! More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stayed with a couple of friends at the Casa da Gente during the Worldcup. Just a 2mn walk from the famous Selaron stairs, 5mn walk to the Lapa party area, and metro and buses are easily accessible and direct to most touristic places. Love the decoration, the breakfast in the garden with homemade yogurt, the great advise from the... More 

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CasaDaGente, Gerente at Casa da Gente, responded to this review

Thanks for your words Justine! Was a pleasure have you around ! Hope to see you another time! More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Four friends and me stayed twice in this nice pousada during the world cup and we had a great experience here. The pousada is very well located, 5 minutes walk from the Arcos do Lapa where you find the best nightlife of Rio. The pousada itself is extremely charming with little artworks of a local artist. The view from the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We stayed here for 6 nights during the world cup and immediately felt at home. Great view from the garden and very relaxing environment with helpful and friendly staff. Location wise it couldn't be better placed for exploring Lapa and Santa Teresa as well as Rio itself. Would recommend this place to anyone looking to stay in Rio.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We stayed here for 4 nights on our first trip to Rio/Brazil. Pauline, the host, was very kind and patient. She told us everything we wanted to know about the neighborhood, and also the best way to get to the sites. Her team is equally competent, friendly and wonderful! It was like home and we would absolutely love to stay... More 

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Address: Goncalves Fontes 33 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-100, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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