Rio, Brazil

Charming Carioca Penthouse

Apartment 5 3 2
About Our Home
Charming penthouse with beautiful view of the greenrie - 170 m² floor (100m² indoor); Clear breezy and sunny appartment. Cozy décor and confortable furniture. Fully equipped kitchen (fridge, dish washer, oven, etc) with adjoining external area for laundry (washing machine). Air-conditioning in two bedrooms. Quite residencial surroundings; peaceful night’s sleep and pleasant wake-up to the sound of the birds singning. Just across the street from a grocery store, drugstore and dvd-store. Only at a five minute walking distance from small businesses and restaurants and at a 10 minute walking distance from a supermarket; about 20 minutes drive from the famous beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema and the world’s largest urban Forest, Tijuca Forest and its park.
Special Considerations
No smoking. Plant Care. Parking spot at the entrance of the building. Five storey building - only one family per floor.
Rio Minho, Azumi (japanese), Ekkos (self service), Amir (lebanese),
Chácara do Céu, Parque das Ruinas, Historical
Flaner á Santa Teresa
Tijuca-s Forest, Botanical Garden, Sugar Loaf, Corcovado, Bonde, Art Naif ,
Special Events
Carnival (if you like!)

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Member since: Dec 2013
Availability:   Within the next 6 months
Prior exchanges: 0

  Our Dream Trip

destinations Anywhere,  Brazil,  Switzerland,  France
Queremos passar o Carnaval fora do Rio. We would like to travel during Carnival.
destinations Anytime

  About Us

  1. We are a couple in our 50’s with an 23-year old daughter.
  2. Álvaro is a historian and Teresa is a business manager who works for the postal service; she worked for 5 years in Bern, Swizterland at the Universal Postal Union, the UN specialized agency for the po
  3. We like nature and outdoors and are committed to the ecological cause. We enjoy cooking, listening to music and having a pleasant conversation.

  Personal Message

Our family dislikes hotels, we find them very impersonal. Over the past years, we had the chance to travel to different countries across Europe and we have always preferred to rent a flat wherever we would go. Home exchange seems a great option for our family’s travel style. We are responsible, organized people and we would take care of your property with a great deal of zeal.