Charming Bed & Breakfast Pousada Casa Aurea Inn Santa Teresa Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Bed & Breakfast at Pousada Casa Aurea Inn in a colonial style mansion in Santa Teresa Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.Casa Aurea is a friendly Inn B&B in charming Santa Teresa Rio de Janeiro, with a Patio and Garden, honesty bar - an ideal place for meeting interesting people from all over the world - in a quiet, peacefull and artistic place. A romantic setting for individual tourists, couples and families. Guesthouse Casa Aurea B&B offers private rooms with shared bathrooms or private rooms with an en suite bathroom.
New: We offer now dorm beds in our comfortable dormitory for backpackers (with breakfast)!
Our daily rates include a gorgious breakfast on our garden terrace.
Casa Aurea B&B Rio de Janeiro is set on a quiet street in charming Santa Teresa, the handsome two-story house has been converted into a simple familial guesthouse that remains one of the neighborhood's better-kept secrets. Casa Aurea B&B is within a short walking distance to the Bonde (tram) as well as the area's best restaurants and bars.
Pousada Casa Aurea B&B offers rooms with shared bathrooms or private rooms with an en suite bathroom. The rooms on the first floor at Casa Aurea Inn feature wooden floors, high ceilings, and have a light and airy feel. There's no air-con, and you'll have shared bathrooms and showers. Basement rooms have have air-conditioning and private bathrooms.
The best part of Casa Aurea B&B, however, is the large private garden behind the house. Here you'll find an open-air kitchen available for guest use, lush vegetation and relaxing nooks for curling up with a book or dozing in a hammock. The large house has an outdoor reading lounge, sitting room, and barbecue area, and is decorated with lovely artwork by some of the well-known artists from Santa Teresa. From time to time, tiny monkeys make their appearance in the trees (hint: they like bananas).
Santa Teresa Rio de Janeiro's Artisitic Neighbourhood
Bonde Streetcar in Santa Teresa
Armazém São Tiago - our "pub" round the corner
Santa Teresa has become a touristic spot of Historic Rio de Janeiro: the charming neighborhood on a lovely hillside with panoramic views over Rio de Janeiro stands out for it's colonial architecture and rich cultural live.
The Bonde Santa Tereza - Historic Tramway.
The Artisitic Neighborhood of Santa Tereza is easy to reach: you go up from Largo do Carioca with the historic streetcar, called "Bonde" after it's inventor. The streetcar makes his way over the Arcos da Lapa, an ancient aquaeduct from the 16th century, and then runs through the winding cobbled streets, passing by colonial style mansions and huge gardens.
Casa Aurea Bed & Breakfast is located in Santa Teresa, in the heart of Rio de Janeiro. Santa Teresa provides ready access to the Christ statue of Corcovado (within one of the largest urban forests in the world) as well as to the city centre, sambadromo and beautiful beaches. With an atmosphere reminiscent of that of a small town, it enchants visitors with its panoramic views of the ‘Marvellous City’, offering a variety of options for eating out from local dishes to international cuisine.
Restaurants in Santa Teresa
You'll find plenty of restaurants for dining out within 3 minutes walking distance from Casa Aurea Inn. The Bar do Mineiro is one of the most popular meeting points in Santa Teresa, with traditional food from Minas Gerais. The Bar do Gomes, just round the corner is a very nice, nostalgic bar for having a beer at night.
Artists in Santa Teresa
Santa Teresa has been attracting artists and musicians all the time. If you go out at night, you will find traditional Brazilian Music like Samba, Choro, Chorinho and also Bossa Nova and Jazz. The atmosphere in the small bars with live music is very special.