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Varandão Atelier Lounge Sta. Teresa

Ricardo is a superhost.

Varandão Atelier Lounge Sta. Teresa

4 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bathroom
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the loft to yourself.
Ricardo is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
90% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
90% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

The space

Located in the center of Culture Carioca, space is a beautiful Atelier Varandão-rustic style with panoramic views of the Arcos da Lapa, Carmelite Convent, Cathedral of Rio de Janeiro and Guanabara Bay.
With access from the staircase tile Selaron, one of the main sights of the city, the visitor arrives at the Lapa district, the main center of bohemian Rio, which has many traditional pubs, concert halls, cinemas, theaters, cultural centers, etc.. A place of many blends music, cuisine and cultures where people around the world add their expressions of diversity of Brazilian culture.
In Santa Teresa, the city's most charming neighborhood, for the visitor walks in the architectures of the old houses in the sights of northern areas south of Rio de Janeiro, in the studios of local artists and learn about cultural centers, restaurants and coffee houses. The neighborhood also has direct access to the Christ the Redeemer, Tijuca Forest and Painswick.
And for those who want to visit the beaches of the south zone of Rio are just 20 minutes of walking, with bus and subway options.
The space-Varandão Workshop provides Internet, private bathrooms and has over four environments: bedroom, sitting room, breakfast room and zen. It offers breakfast and a menu of songs on vinyl - national and international. Family environment. Excellent for couples or group of friends wishing to enjoy the best of the city and relax!


Laptop-friendly workspace
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Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
2 double beds



300 reviews
Stylish space
Outstanding hospitality
Quick responses
Shift User Profile
May 2016
The Varandao Atelier is AMAZING! This has to be the coolest apartment I've ever stayed in. Location is superb in the middle of Lapa, just minutes from the Escadaria Selaron, Arcos da Lapa, bars, restaurants, & the famous Rio nightlife. The neighbourhood is safe even when you're…
Ellen User Profile
October 2019
My husband and I had a lovely stay at Ricardo’s. It’s a place with atmosphere and is well located. We were woken by the church bells in the morning and heard the city being alive at night time, as there are no windows. It didn’t worry us though. Perhaps take a mozzie repellent…
Kai User Profile
September 2019
Ricardo and Rachel were two very helpful and welcoming hosts. We came to Rio one night earlier than the day we booked the place for, and although we made the mistake in planning, they came to the apartment and welcomed us without problems. We didn’t have any concerns, the view…
Thomas User Profile
August 2019
The place is lovely with great decoration and amazing view on the Centro. Ricardo was very kind and reliable!
Eugénie User Profile
August 2019
The hosts are welcoming and really nice. Outdoor apartment really comfortable and nice living area.
Elhad User Profile
August 2019
A very unique place and experience An amazing view Nice location I recommend this place
Bronson User Profile
July 2019
It was a perfect place to stay. So close to everything I wanted to see. The view was amazing. And the place was beautiful

Hosted by Ricardo

Rio de Janeiro, BrazilJoined in September 2011
Ricardo User Profile
367 Reviews
Ricardo is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sou designer e, desenvolvo pesquisas na área de construção de embarcações artesanais. Sou casado e minha companheira se chama Rachel. Para mim é sempre um prazer receber pessoas em minha casa, pois trocamos experiências e ampliamos a nossa rede de amigos.
Languages: Português
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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About this place
When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying at someone’s place.
This is Ricardo’s place.
Rachel helps host.

The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: Flexible
Check-in: Flexible

House Rules

  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed
  • Smoking is allowed