About the Homestay
Vivemos em um apartamento duplex muito bem localizado na zona sul do Rio de Janeiro, no bairro do Humaitá, a 10 minutos de Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas e Jardim Botânico. O bairro é familiar e muito seguro; possui um excelente comércio, com tudo perto, além de ser um bem frequentado polo gastronômico, com bares, coffee shops e restaurantes de alto nível. Perto, temos pontos de ônibus e metrô; bikes para aluguel que podem ser usadas para ir às praias e passeios pela Lagoa e parques próximos.
Temos quatro quartos, sendo uma suite de casal com ar condicionado no segundo andar, com ampla e ventilada sala com ventilador de teto e varanda, sofá, TV e frigobar; e três quartos de solteiro, com camas de solteiro com colchões novos e confortáveis. Todos têm ar condicionado, ventilador e wifi. Um dos quartos tem cama dupla, podendo dormir duas pessoas. Todos são arejados, com janelas e os de frente dão vista para o verde "Morro dos Amores" e cortinas com blackout. Possuimos sala de jantar muito bem decorada, sala de estar com TV, uma cozinha totalmente aparelhada e serviço de lava roupas que podem ser compartilhados. Os banheiros dos quartos de frente e da suite do segundo andar têm chuveiros e banheiras.
We have a parking space available for the car or vehicle of the guest.
- Non Smoking
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
Our house is very well located in the neighborhood of Humaita, in the south of Rio de Janeiro, close to several tourist attractions such as Sugar Loaf, Corcovado, the Botanical Gardens, Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas, the Lage Park and Catacombs ( park José Guilherme Merquior); in addition to being very close to Botafogo beaches, Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon. In less than 20 minutes of bike you can get to any of these points. Or, in 30 minutes by taxi and 40 minutes by bus. Depending on traffic, taxi, it takes 30 minutes from the International Airport Tom Jobim and Santos Dumont airport to our house. The bus can be reached in 1 hour or more. It all depends on time and traffic flow.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Amusement Park
- Health club
- Bus Stop
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
Check in- From 12 noon.
Check out - Until 10 am.
Smoking is not allowed inside the room. There is a balcony on the second floor where you can eventually smoke.
Visitors or guest escorts are not allowed.
Animals of any kind are also not allowed.
The kitchen can be shared, but will need to be cleaned after use. Preferably, do not fry.
I do not provide meals. The guest will be able to prepare their breakfast and the meals they want.
The use of the washing machine is restricted to stays from 7 days. I will be happy to adjust the washing machine for your use. Use your own soap, etc.
Keep noise to a minimum after 10 pm.
Do not leave air conditioning and lights on. Always erase them after use.
Inside the house, use only Havaianas sandals. No shoes and heels. Cleaning is done twice a week. That way, keep the rooms and bathrooms clean. We have a magic broom for removing waste and dust.
Enjoy all the services freely and treat our home as you would your own home.
Smoking is not allowed.
Fantastic experience! Marcia is very helpful and flexible! From the moment I got to rio to the day I left, she was welcoming and made my living experience enjoyable. I feel as if I have another family member! Highly recommend!
Wonderful person, great experience. Had I gone to a hotel instead, I would have missed out on so much! Loved it
estar en casa de Marcia es como estar como con tu propia familia, es sentirse como en tu propia casa con respeto , con afecto, y con muy buena onda ! es una gran anfitriona ,una gran amiga y por sobre todo un ser humano excepcional . Gracias Marcia! seguramente algun dia volvere a visitarla. Saludos
5 hearts are not enough!
An amazing, loving and caring person with a big heart and great hospitality!!
I came to rio all by myself and Marcia made me feel safe and at home from the first day!
I won an amazing experience AND a new friend!
5 coração não são bastante!
Uma mulher adorável e simpática com um grande coração e hospitalidade!!
Eu cheguei para rio sozinha e Marcia fez-me sentir segura e eu estava a vontade do primeiro dia!!
Uma experiência incrível! E também ganhei uma nova amiga.
Muito obrigada Marcia, eu volto com certeza!!
Uma amiga e eu nos hospedamos no apartamento da Marcia durante o carnaval 2015 e foi uma experiência maravilhosa. Local limpo, arejado, organizado e com uma localização excelente! Nossa anfitriã sempre muito simpática e atenciosa tornou nossa estadia muito agradável. Recomendo!
How do I book?
Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.
When do I pay?
Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 250 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.
When can I share my contact details?
Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.