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Guesthouse Bianca

Rua Murtinho Nobre 35, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20.241-050, Brazil (Santa Teresa)
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Ranked #8 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 via mobile

We'd decided to spend our first three nights in Brazil in the bohemian area Santa Theresa. From the Trip Advisor's review we choose the pousada Guesthous Bianca, which is located near the top of the hills, near a local cozy bar for a Capirinja pit-stop. There is also several restaurants in a 200m distance. The rooms in the pousada are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I stayed at the Guesthouse for five nights and had the opportunity to try out three of the rooms - they were each amazing - great views, comfortable beds, clean and well-equipped (power options for both types of plugs that work in Brazil was really helpful). Splurge for the unbelievable master suite - the bathroom is adorned in stained glass... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We spent three nights at this pousada upon our arrival to Brazil after reading its recommendations on TripAdvisor. The pousada is located in Santa Teresa, a lively bohemian neighborhood situated on a hill and in a dead-end street, so fresh breeze and few traffic guaranteed. The subway station Glorià can be reached easily by a 10 minute walk downhill. By... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Had a wonderful 3-day stay in August 2014. The rooms were comfortable and well appointed - and the views from our room (Sugarloaf Suite) were stunning. Our friend stayed in the Mango room and raved about the large en suite bathroom and the super effective air conditioning. (Can you tell we're from the US?) The location is great - away... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

A stunning Art Deco house is the pleasant neighbourhood of Santa Teresa ,confortable accomodation beautifuly decorated and maintaned , lovely Garden and patio. Traditional Brazilian Breakfast is freshly served every morning by such a lovely and friendly staff. Rooms are spacious, comfortable and very clean with views over Corcovado and Pao de Acucar. Besides the good quality of sleep within... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The guesthouse is really lovely. The owner was great. The location in Santa Terresa is great. The garden was really appreciate by our kids! it is a very good value for money in a city where hotels can be very expensive

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Thank you so much Guido and Francisco for making the first part of our honeymoon so wonderful. Your guesthouse is in a beautiful quiet location, is tastefully decorated, and you went out of your way to ensure that we had a lovely stay. Such a delicious breakfast! Such a lovely stay!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Want to get a feel for the real Rio rather than just the beaches? If your answer if yes then this B&B should be top on your list! The house is gorgeous and the Sugarloaf room is spectacular!!!!!! The breakfasts are delicious and the views and area of Santa Teresa very artsy and vibrant! I loved Rio and staying here... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We had a very enjoyable 3 night stay in the Corcovardo room. The room was functional and sat within a stunning house. We received some great travel tips over a homemade breakfast. The only reason it is not a 5 rating is the floor in the room was a little dusty when we arrived.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Wow! It has been an amazing vacation in Brazil and specially in Rio at Guesthouse Bianca. The room was clean and perfect with a great view of the sugar loaf. The breakfast was so good every morning, served with a great smile from Guido, Francisco and their great staff. Thank you again guys for everything! You've made our trip cool... More 

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Address: Rua Murtinho Nobre 35, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20.241-050, Brazil
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Location: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 3
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