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London
Reviewed 15 April 2009

My husband and I stayed at the Rio Guesthouse for 6 nights in April 2009 and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Perhaps most importantly, the Guesthouse is in a fantastic location, just at the Ipanema end of Copacabana beach. It is ideally situated for both beaches. Just to emphasise how close to the heart of things you are, there's a shared...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 April 2009

We visited Rio for a short stay in December and stayed at the gorgeous Rio Guest House (Marta's Guest House). I want to recommend this B&B to anyone thinking of visiting. We only had a couple of days & wanted to experience the excitement and beauty of the city and beaches, as well as get a real sense of the...

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Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 9 April 2009

We selected Marta's, in large part due to the excellent reviews here. It was exactly as we hoped, and even better. The location was absolutely spectacular. The rooms were fairly large, and quite comfortable. I would echo the favorable comments that have been said about Marta & John's hospitality, and the fun experiences we had with Rafael. It was terrific...

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Copenhagen
Reviewed 29 March 2009

Thailand, France, Canada, USA,...we have both visited many countries around the world...but one accomodation stands out as one in a million: Rio Guest House in Rio de Janeiro is the best place to stay if you value hospitallity and a nice relaxing environment. In addition Rio Guest House probably has the best view over Copacabana and the owners Marta and...

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Cusco, Peru
Reviewed 18 March 2009

I am travelling with my partner for 8 months around the globe and we have definitely toughed it out in some places, so Marta's Guest House was a perfect escape and treat in Rio. The views are absolutely amazing. Marta is a lovely lady who is very generous with her time and she can help you do whatever you want...

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Kent, New York USA
Reviewed 16 March 2009

We have just finished a week’s stay at Marta’s Bed and Breakfast, and can not be happier. We have been to Rio 5 times before staying at the Marriott and other 5 star Frproperties and we will always stay here in the future. The experience is just exceptional. Marta and her husband John have created a world class experience for...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2009

I recently spent 4 nights at Marta's Guest House and couldn't have asked for anything more!! The rooms are cute and comfortable, the breakfasts are absolutely delicious (gorgeous cakes every morning!) and the view from the patio is incredible. The best part about staying here is however Marta - she is so kind and generous and makes you feel instantly...

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Here and there
Reviewed 10 March 2009

Marta house is worderful ,Marta is very nice person,true brasilian guest!decent rooms ,we'll be back soon,I was my son 10 moths and my husband,beautiful view,Copacabana is nice place,I feel very safety in there.

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NY, NY
Reviewed 24 February 2009

Based on the reviews at this site, I spent 6 nights at Marta's Guest House in January. My stay was wonderful, and the B&B lived up to its excellent reviews. The duplex apartment is lovely, its location can't be beat, and Marta and John are friendly and helpful hosts. My room was quiet, had a modern, en suite bath and...

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Mannheim
Reviewed 15 February 2009

We stayed four nights at Marta´s Guest House and it was a wonderful experience! The setting of this B&B next to Copacabana is just amazing as are the views from the terrace on top of the 10 storey buidling (the terrace can be used by all guests). Rooms were impeccable and breakfast on the terrace overlooking the beach was wonderful!...

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Staying in Copacabana

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Copacabana
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs, chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and more live side-by-side. There are options for all price points and tastes. However, the most powerful draw in Copacabana is still the fantastic view of the coast and the incredible beaches.
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  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
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We offer and special service and are prepared to help our guests since the start of the preparation of the trip to Brazil. In a very spectacular location in front of the Copacabana beach, and with the most beautiful views. Our Guesthouse offers comfort and have a very family atmosphere, and Marta is there to help the guests to find the best places to enjoy the city. With experience in tourism, Marta can help you with the best indication of tours, restaurants and what to do in Rio. Welcome to Marta's and be home at our Guesthouse ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rio Guest House ( Marta's Guest House)

Address: Rua Francisco Sa 5, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22080-010, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Rio de Janeiro > Rio de Janeiro > Copacabana
Price Range: RM607 - RM1,067 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rio Guest House ( Marta's Guest House) 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“We stayed in the Amethyst and Aquamarine rooms, both with a view”
 of 5 bubbles lizlm, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Single gentlemen, Rio Guesthouse is NOT random-guest friendly, as it is also the private residence of the owner, Marta Miller.”
 of 5 bubbles weatherman1974, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Aquamarine is the best room”
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 of 5 bubbles RioLuce, 13 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Emerald room is ideal for single or couple. Quiet room, comfortable bed and en suite.”
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