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Rio Guest House ( Marta's Guest House)

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Copacabana, atlantica, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22080-010, Brazil
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wow!!, i stayed in the cheapest room from March 25th to April 5th. The Host, Marta, made sure that my entire vacation was an experience to remember. Im a 53 canadian and needed a stress relief and it was that and more. The price and the location is the best you will find. The penthouse is located 1/4 from the... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've spent great two weeks at Marta's Guesthose, in February 2015. Marta was very nice and helpful from the first contact (via email) to book the accommodation. She was a kind a cheerful host, just the type you'd expect in Rio. We stayed at Aquamarne suite, which was nicely decorated with an ensuite bathroom. The suite was good size, the... More 

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Amsterdam
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Wonderful location and great view from large deck of bay at Copacabana. Great breakfast. Best of all is Marta, our knowledgable and gregarious host. Nothing is too much for her. Despite being sick at the time, she joined (guided) us for a very late night at the Sambodrome for the Carnaval's Parade of Champions. Very highly recommended.

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Gold Coast
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Wow! This has to have the best view in all of Rio. My husband and I had 3 nights in Rio and wanted to make it special. We don't like staying in modern American hotels but still wanted something comfortable with charm. Marta's Guesthouse is a little 'slice of heaven'. From the moment we walked in we were blown away... More 

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Rio de Janeiro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I stayed here with my three-year-old daughter and found the guesthouse to be a real refreshing change from the overpriced chain hotels nearby. The owner, Marta, made us feel very welcome and was wonderful with my daughter. The guesthouse itself is stunning, in a lovely art deco building, and the views from the balcony on the top floor are simply... More 

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Gold Coast
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I was attending a conference in Rio and did a lot of research for places to stay. My wife and I decided to stay here and absolutely loved it. Communication was speedy and helpful from the start. A secure building in a safe neighbourhood, walking distance to shops, restaurants, transport and located 50m from Copacabana beach - part way between... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

It was reading the glowing reviews that made us book Marta's in preference to the many other hotels on Copacabana beach and it was the correct decision! A fantastic art deco apartment, overlooking Copacabana beach with a view to die for. Lovely rooms, great breakfasts, wonderful host and team. Marta is so helpful and friendly, we felt very much at... More 

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

As a solo traveller, I stayed at Marta's guesthouse based on other Trip Advisor comments and I was not disappointed. My room (Topaz room) was very comfortable and nicely furnished (as shown in the photos). Everything was spotlessly clean and immaculate. I found Marta to be friendly and welcoming and she provided any assistance or advice that I required. The... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Marta is a great host, you feel like part of the family right from the start. Rooms are very comfortable, very clean, you'll be steps away from Copacabana and Ipanema Beaches, can't beat the location, very safe neighborhood too. But the view, oh the view, you can't miss it! Million dollar view for sure! We enjoyed spending hours on the... More 

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Paso Hondo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We enjoyed meeting Marta, she was so kind and helpful to us. She answered all of our questions about Rio and gave us good recommendations for things when we asked. This is a guest house, so you will share breakfast with other guests. We actually had one night with the place to ourselves and it felt like we had our... More 

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