New Ethnic Design Concept: Hotel Spa Santa Teresa is the latest stunning addition to the small luxury hotel scene in Rio de Janeiro. Located in the district of Santa Teresa it is in the cultural heart of the city, between the Christ Redeemer and Lapa. This small boutique hotel has some of the most picturesque views of the historical centre of Rio de Janeiro and is no more than 15 minutes from some of the best beaches.
The district of Santa Teresa is the artistic area of the city where the colonial and art déco architecture have been preserved as well as the paved streets home to the yellow tram.
Hidden within this small chic retreat's tropical gardens, there is a 25m polished green slate swimming pool which has far-reaching panoramic views across the whole of Rio de Janeiro. The Spa offers facials, massages and relaxing body treatments using the Amazonian brand of Natura.
For food lovers, the restaurant Térèze, with a contemporary wood, linen & steel design is a popular meeting point with the high society of Cariocas and offers the best of French cuisine with a Brazilian twist, created by talented Chef Damien Montecer. The samba bars and gastronomic restaurants in Santa Teresa create an authentic atmosphere in the heart of the city and are within minutes of Hotel Spa Santa Teresa.