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Rio Samba Dancer

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Address: Rua Visconde de Piraja 82 | studio 104, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22410-904, Brazil
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Experience Brazil's dance culture and nightlife with a Samba lesson and...

Experience Brazil's dance culture and nightlife with a Samba lesson and night out in Rio. Start your evening at a Copacabana dance studio with a personal instructor to teach you some moves. Then head out to a club to meet some locals and start dancing! Get to know Rio's famous nightlife and meet some locals as you build confidence in your dancing and have a great night out!The dance class can happen directly before going to a club, or you can choose to meet your instructor later on and go to the club together.

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Rio Samba Experience: Dance Class and Night Out at the Rio Scenarium Samba Club
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Amazing experience with teacher that has a sense of humor

My wife and I decided to take a Samba class while in Rio. Fun and easy to learn. 1 hour of lessons with time to showcase at the local Samba night clubs. Recommend this for any... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Vijay G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I decided to take a Samba class while in Rio. Fun and easy to learn. 1 hour of lessons with time to showcase at the local Samba night clubs. Recommend this for any traveler. Elio is a great light hearted teacher. Enjoy

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RioSambaDancer, Proprietário at Rio Samba Dancer, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We had a great time together, you guys did a great job . All the best Helio More 

Vincennes, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good dancing experience with Helio who is excellent at explaining the basics of samba and make everyone smile! Recommended!

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RioSambaDancer, Proprietário at Rio Samba Dancer, responded to this review

Thank you very much . It`s motivate me to keep working. all the best Helio More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were beginners and the class taught us the basic steps of samba and forro. Then we proceeded to Rio Scenarium where we could practice all the steps. Lots of fun!

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RioSambaDancer, Proprietário at Rio Samba Dancer, responded to this review

I`m glad you ahd a good time in the class and also practice your new moves in the Club :) Thank you Helio More 

Solana Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2017

Helio is a great teacher. After the lesson, a non-dancer (me) was ready to hit the club. The club was a three floor museum with great live music. Great night out.

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RioSambaDancer, Proprietário at Rio Samba Dancer, responded to this review

Thank you very much ;). I`m glad you had a good time with Rio Samba Dancer. All the best Helio More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

We only had a few days in Rio as part of a long South American trip and wanted to get to experience some of the legendary nightlife. Someone we'd met in Chile had recently visited the Rio Scenarium night club and had really enjoyed their evening. So when we searched options and the chance to also combine with a one... More 

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RioSambaDancer, Proprietário at Rio Samba Dancer, responded to this review

Thank you for you review. We try to provide everythink to make sure you have fun and you know about brazilian dance culture. You and your family did great time in the dance floor ;). All the best Helio More 

Loma Linda, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

We booked the night before, had a quick response, and all was set up. Our guide/teacher was prompt, and an excellent teacher. My wife and I already had Latin dancing experience, and the lesson was great. Even beginners should be able to learn. The transport to the club was just a local uber/taxi, but our guide, who was in the... More 

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RioSambaDancer, Owner at Rio Samba Dancer, responded to this review

Dear Laeno, Thank you very much for your review. I`m glad you had a great time with Rio Samba Dancer. Was a pleasure to show you and your partner around. all the best More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

I want to give this place a good review but found myself disappointed. Helio and Ricardo are nice guys and Ricardo was a friendly and personable teacher but the experience itself is not worth the price. Our one hour samba lesson was only half an hour. We were 10 minutes late and the other participant still wasn't there so we... More 

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RioSambaDancer, Proprietário at Rio Samba Dancer, responded to this review

Dear Kruti, Sorry if our service disappointed you. We will try to improve, unfortunately Rio is very expensive city.That day all students came late to the class. About the price, think with me: Anywhere in the world if you book a dance class you pay minimum USD 30 just for the class. We also provide you transportation. If you go... More 

La Mirada, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016

Helio was an incredible instructor - he was so friendly and got us all out of our shells with his sense of humor. He also acted as a great tour guide and host when we went out to Rio Scenarium. Highly recommend!

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RioSambaDancer, Proprietário at Rio Samba Dancer, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. Regards, Helio More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Great experience with 1 hour Samba lesson and visit night Samba club. We liked so much. Highly recommended.

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RioSambaDancer, Proprietário at Rio Samba Dancer, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and recommend our samba class Regards, Helio More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

I visited Rio by myself and really wanted to experience a samba lesson and go to a nightclub. I would recommend Helio's tour as he made me feel so welcome and it was a great experience. I got to learn to dance samba and also met some great people on a Friday night in Rio. A fab experience for Brazil.

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RioSambaDancer, Proprietário at Rio Samba Dancer, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. It's a good service if you are by yourself in Rio. You can meet new people and have fun. Regards, Helio More 

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