Light. Bright. Airy. Amazing location. Great value for money. Awesome reviews. Tastefully decorated apartment with Copacabana beach on your doorstep. Surrounded by trip advisor recommended cafes, bars & restaurants. Banks, gyms, supermarkets, movies, pharmacies and public transport within 1-3 minutes walk from the apartment. Lateral views of the blue Atlantic and the glistening white sand of the famous Copacabana beach, with the cooling sea breeze wafting into the apartment all year round...
Comfy, cosy, clean and convenient to pop across the street onto the beach for that morning or evening power walk/run. Great location. Hotel Pestana on the same block offering single rooms with similar views for 4-6 times the price, no matter the season. Fantastic, home-away-from home vacation apartment. Kitchen seats 4 guest around the island with ample space and is furnished with a gas stove, microwave oven, a toaster and fridge/freezer, basic crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils (frying pan and saucepan suited to make breakfast) prep space and space for food storage. Modern fully renovated bathroom with large shower area, storage. Rooms are cosy, beds comfy and sleeps 2 adequately, big windows, lots of natural light, mosquito nets, AC (that is metered to encourage wallet-and-environmentally friendly consumption - see House Manual) and ceiling fans. Light and airy living room with big windows and mosquito net, 48 inch flatscreen tv, cable plus wifi. Possibility to do small amounts of laundry and air-dry clothing on clothes horses provided. Otherwise full service laundromat is available 40m from the apartment.
Apartment is so central and right in the thick of things to experience a vibey summer Rio Xmas on the beach, an amazing Copacabana New Year and the iconic Carnival like none other with loads of 'blocos' (block parties) in close vicinity.
Convenient access to the apartment via 24 hour doorman/security. Building has 24 hour camera surveillance and monitors persons entering and leaving the building for your safety and protection.
For your safety, security and liability, including that of other tenants in the building our guests are NOT allowed to have any visitors coming up to or being in apartment at any time during their stay (see House Manual for details). We ask guests to respect this as your safety and security is paramount. Note that the same rules for guest visitors apply at all reputable hotels in Rio and we charge a no-visitor penalty fee of R250 per visitor and day or night including cancelling your booking immediately if this important rule (for your safety) is disregarded.
We kindly encourage our guests to do as the locals do, and meet their visitors in one of the many cafe's, restaurants and bars in the neighbourhood or wait/meet in the reception area at the entrance to the building.
We also kindly request that the names of all guests who are part of your booking be disclosed once your booking is confirmed.
Общение с гостями
Host always informs guests and provides guests with self check-in and check-out info prior to arrival and their departure to ensure a quick and easy process.
Другие важные подробности
We try our best to accommodate our guests with early check-ins and late check-outs, where possible, and with no extra charge. When is it not possible, guests are welcome to safely store their luggage in the reception area with the doorman, if they so choose, and always at their own risk.
Pets/guide dogs are welcome only at prior arrangement with the host and a pet fee shall be charged.
Tap water in the apartment is drinkable though most locals prefer to buy and consume bottled water.
Given the fantastic location of the apartment with an abundance of locals and tourists visiting the local restaurants and bars in close proximity to the apartment, please do expect chatter from the street to be heard in the apartment during the day and sometimes also in the evening/night (in the event of parties or other events on the street) that is beyond our control.
We have no control over the noise level or discomfort that may be created during the day time (07.00-18.00) due to unscheduled and/or un-notified maintenance taking place anywhere in the apartment building, surrounding buildings or on the street and apologise for any inconvenience it may cause in advance. As such, we neither have control of the noise levels that may emanate from the street at night due to festivities or large gatherings to watch sporting events of national interest or any other public events. We do our best to work together with our neighbours to ensure our guests are not disturbed by the noise if there are going to be any planned maintenance or renovations taking place however prevailing Brazilian law allows for maintenance/renovations and its ensuing noise during the day time (07.00-18.00) with little to zero recourse for those who may be affected collaterally.
Children under the age of 2 stay free of charge. Children aged 2 and above should be included your booking as a paying guests.
•For your safety/security/liability and for that of the rest of the building tenants, guests are NOT allowed to have ANY visitors beyond the reception area or in the apartment at any time during their stay.
**NB** A penalty of RS 250 per visitor per day or night shall be levied if you disregard the "NO VISITORS RULE" AND your booking can be cancelled with immediate effect.
Visitors to guests are most welcome to wait/meet you in the reception area at the entrance to the building. Note that these visitor rules apply for stays in all reputable hotels in Rio for the SAFETY of our guests which is absolutely paramount.
•Pets/guide dogs are allowed ONLY at discretion and prior arrangement of the host and a pet fee shall be levied
•Infants (under 2 years) stay free of charge. Please inform the host when you book of any infants that are part of the booking.
•Children (aged 2 and upward) are to be included in the booking as part of the total amount of guests for the booking and charged accordingly.
• We monitor the use of electricity - that includes the use of AC to ensure no unnecessary wastage or abuse (e.g. leaving lights, ceiling fans and AC on when the apartment is empty) and any above average consumption shall be charged to and paid separately by the guest and in accordance with their consumption.
Happy adventurer and host with a can-do attitude. Laughs and smiles often, is happy, a dream to host, is mindful and grounded yet unafraid to jump...