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Pousada Casa Aurea Boutique

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Rua Aurea N 80 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20240210, Brazil
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

Excellent location: at the same time quiet and close to good restaurants and not far from Centro, metro..... Charming place with a relaxed atmosphere. The garden and the common room is joined together with nice places to relax and have a chat with other guests or the very helpful hosts. You may also enjoy the free coffee and access to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

The location of this hotel (it is a hotel not a pousada) is great. Just a block away from were you can take the bus to the city center, a few blocks from the "bobdy" (tram) and 3 blocks from lots of different bars and restaurants. Be aware that it is in a hill so to go around you will... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful historic house that reflects Santa Teresa: bohemian and full of art. Well located on a lit up street a short walk from everything, a large common space with hammocks to relax in, sculptures everywhere, a kitchen for common use. The staff was friendly and helpful, gave us some good tips to enjoy rio night life (basically avoid the tourist... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

True story: We found and booked this Pousada at the last minute, after growing tired of the very upscale accommodations at the Rio Sheraton. We wanted to feel once again like we were in a more unique to Brazil type of place and were very happy to stay at Casa Aurea. The place is a former colonial home and you... More 

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CasaAurea, Manager at Pousada Casa Aurea Boutique, responded to this review

We loved having you over! Thanks for sharing your experience. We'll be waitting for your next visit. More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Hello all, I really enjoyed the ambiance and the service. Great place, great people and great ambiance. the location in St Theresa is of the beaten track, full of character. So much better then boring standard hotels. Hans

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CasaAurea, Gerente at Pousada Casa Aurea Boutique, responded to this review

Thank for review Hans and thanks for all the tips and appreciations you gave us while you where here. We are happy that you had a good time :) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Very very nice, clean and intresting place to stay, great location in Santa teresa. The rooms are clean and very nice. the stuff is great and very helpfull. 15 min in Taxi from the main attraction of the city. stuff speakes

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CasaAurea, Gerente at Pousada Casa Aurea Boutique, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Nitsan and congratulations for the lovely family you have, you filled with love our Pousada. you are always welcome, beijos para todos! More 

New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I highly recommend staying here. The service is great and it feels like home. The rooms are comfortable and very homey. My girlfriend and I stayed for almost three weeks. Everyone treated us like family. We also got to know the area very well. The pousada is in a great location. Santa Teresa is a BEAUTIFUL neighborhood with great food,... More 

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CasaAurea, Gerente at Pousada Casa Aurea Boutique, responded to this review

Thanks Metar! It was AMAZING to share the best carnival of the world with amazing people like you. Volta sempre! More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Absolutely a fantastic experience staying here during my recent stay in Rio. The staff was more than willing to help me with any questions during my stay. The place felt very natural and really made me feel apart of the culture in Rio. I definitely recommend it here, you can't go wrong.

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CasaAurea, Gerente at Pousada Casa Aurea Boutique, responded to this review

Hi Calon, We always say that the best of our Pousada is the environment. We have been here for 10 years and we are still in love with our patio, our garden and our view of the best neighborhood of Santa Teresa. Thanks for your review, you are always welcome :) More 

New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I visited Rio this past February for Carnaval and had the most amazing experience at this pousada. The owners are sweethearts; kind, caring and fun! The staff follows suit and is extremely helpful and knowledgeable about everything going on in Rio. As you can imagine, trying to navigate the city during carnaval can be challenging, but they made it happen... More 

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CasaAurea, Gerente at Pousada Casa Aurea Boutique, responded to this review

Thanks a lot Sarah! We love Rio and we want everyone enjoy the city as we do. Carnival is a very special time here so nice you could enjoy it. You are always welcome! Beijo grande More 

Meudon, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Excellent atmosphere. Our family (2 adults, 3 children) trip in Brazil ended in Casa Aurea after 2 weeks in the North and in Ilha Grande. We had a very good time at the pousada and everyone made us feel like at home. We loved the location and the big common area where we had breakfast and could talk with other... More 

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CasaAurea, Gerente at Pousada Casa Aurea Boutique, responded to this review

Thanks for your word Arnaud. We also enjoyed to have you and your lovely family here. We always say that we are a family open to receive more people into it. A big hug, we hope to see you soon More 

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Staying in Santa Teresa

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Santa Teresa
Santa Teresa is a bohemian enclave hosting many local artists’ studios. The narrow, winding streets of this neighbourhood were revitalised years ago, and visitors can now stroll through this area to view magnificent mansions dating back to the late 19th and early 20th century. A highlight not miss: Museu Chacará do Céu, a former mansion turned museum which houses works by prominent Brazilian modern artists.
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