The boutique hotel was restored with charm and sophistication as an exclusive reference of Brazilian Tropical Design. All rooms offer panoramic views of the city, the harbor and bay of Rio. The Hotel Santa Teresa MGallery by Sofitel offers direct access to the economic hubs of the city, such as Avenida Rio Branco, Botafogo beach, Marina da Gloria and is only 10 minutes away from Santos Dumont Airport. It is also close to all the main tourist attractions, such as Christ the Redeemer, Sugarloaf Mountain, the Lapa District, Ruins park, the Selaron Steps, Santa Teresa tram; plus Copacabana, Leme, Ipanema, Leblon and Barra da Tijuca beaches. The 44 rooms are beautifully decorated with Brazilian design furniture, connected to gardens filled with exotic plants and birds, Le Spa, a serenity escape in the middle of Rio de Janeiro, a pool with a breathtaking view of the city, the hip and cool Bar dos Descasados, Restaurant Térèze with its contemporary Brazilian gastronomy, ranked as one of the city’s best hotel restaurants. Daily breakfast included.
Try to pick up at least a few basic greetings, directional questions, and common curiosities in the native language(s) before you leave for your trip.