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Castelo Valentim Photo of Castelo Valentim, Rio de Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro) Guests of Rio de Janeiro will have an opportunity to spend several days in a real old castle if they decide to stop at the truly unique Castelo Valentim . The magnificent castle with high turrets is located on the top of a hill. Inside, there are only two guest rooms. The castle is a stunning place with the atmosphere of the past, a rich collection of antique furniture, numerous old still life paintings, and artworks in the national style. Balconies of the fantastic hotel offer breathtaking views of the surroundings and the lush garden that surrounds the building.
Villa Almirante Villa Almirante is one more place with an inimitable historical charm. The beautiful hotel is open in a gorgeous villa in the colonial style. Fantastic beds with high hand carved headboards, colorful handmade carpets, landscape paintings and interesting antique decorations help to create a truly one-of-a-kind setting. Besides charming guest rooms, there are several picturesque lounges at the hotel. Their décor is no less amazing and features massive crystal chandeliers and intricate patterns on the walls. The villa is surrounded by a lush garden that has a big swimming pool and many lovely areas perfect for relaxation.
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Sugar Loft is a charming apart hotel that is open in the building that dates back to the 30s of the previous century. The inner design of the hotel was completely refreshed, but the classic looking façade has been unchanged for nearly a hundred years. Inside the hotel, travelers will find spacious guest rooms with large panoramic windows and much daylight. Minimalism is the key trend in the design. In accordance with traditions of the past, walls in bathrooms and in the kitchen have beautiful ceramic tiles that imitate a brick wall. Windows of the guest rooms feature a panoramic view of the Santa Theresa district.
Local residents are very smiling, cheerful and friendly people. They are very responsive and are always ready to help, so foreigners will literally feel in Rio like at home. The city is home … Open
Sonho do Papagaio Do you want to spend several days in a magnificent atmosphere of the colonial period? If so, consider booking a room at Sonho do Papagaio . This magnificent hotel is open in a colonial period mansion with a pale pink façade that is decorated with skillful brick lining. The design of the hotel is in line with traditions of the long gone epoch. High and narrow windows with colorful stained glass windows, massive wooden cabinets on carved legs, premium sofas and armchairs with velvet upholstery, high beds with sheer canopies in guest rooms – every detail of the design is in its right place. Some guest rooms have a beautiful balcony with a hammock and comfortable furniture.
Hotel Plaza Riazor is open in a beautiful old mansion. During an extensive restoration, the original elements of the design were kept as much as possible, so the building still has wooden ceilings. The façade is decorated with old sculptures. Guest rooms feature beautiful wooden furniture in the national style, while skillful patterns on the walls add homelike charm to the hotel. Hotel Plaza Riazor has a beautiful inner yard with a spacious terrace for relaxation and a special barbeque area.
Casa Amarelo Photo of Casa Amarelo, Rio de Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro) Savvy travelers keen on the culture of the past will enjoy their vacation at Casa Amarelo . This hotel is open in an old mansion constructed in 1904. Even more than a hundred years after the opening, the building has kept its original historic charm. Classic décor of guest rooms looks particularly stunning with unusual wooden ceiling and artworks by local craftsmen, antique furniture and massive chandeliers in the colonial style. Besides vintage décor, the hotel has one more advantage, a gorgeous garden. The garden is home for singing birds and tiny monkeys, an acquaintance with which will leave many warm memories.
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