Villa Laurinda

Rua Laurinda Santos Lobo 98, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Villa Laurinda
Villa Laurinda - 1
Villa Laurinda - 2
Villa Laurinda - 3

Hotel Description

Enclosed by one half-acre of tropical gardens, the 1888 Victorian villa which is now home to the Villa Laurinda hotel features an outdoor pool and an art library with a grand piano. It is owned by artists Maurício Dias and Walter Riedweg and conveniently situated near the center of Rio's old Santa Teresa neighborhood. In the morning monkeys can be seen scampering among the tree branches and in the evening jasmine flowers perfume the air by the pool. The simple yet elegant guest rooms have wood or tile floors and access to either private or shared bathrooms. Communal facilities include a sauna, Jacuzzi, lounge and pool bar and terrace. Complimentary Wi-Fi is accessible throughout the property and there is a computer available to guests in the lounge.


See all hotels in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Your message has been sent.
An error has occured. Your message could not be sent.


The hotel is located just outside the center of Rio de Janeiro's hilltop Santa Teresa neighborhood just 15 minutes from Lapa and the Sambódromo. Nearby in Santa Teresa there are some excellent bars and restaurants offering varied cuisine.

Food & Beverage

A complimentary breakfast, which includes fresh local fruits and breads, is served each morning. There is a bar by the pool where guests can enjoy cold drinks 24 hours a day.

How To Get There

To get to the hotel from Rio de Janeiro's Glória subway station, head west (uphill) along Cândido Mendes St. and continue along Alm. Alexandrino St. then Paschoal Carlos Magno St. When the road comes to a T with Monte Alegre St. turn left, then follow Monte Alegre for 0.2 miles and turn left onto Laurinda Santos Lobo St. 118 yards later you'll arrive at the hotel on your right.

Amenities & Services


Daily Newspapers, Ground-Floor Terrace, Family Friendly, Restaurant, Garden, Breakfast, Bar, Cable/Satellite TV.


Tours and Excursions, In-House Car Rental, Wake-Up Service, Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free), Computers with Internet Connection, Taxi Service, In-Room Safety Deposit Boxes, In-Room Breakfast Option.

On-Site Activities:

Hot Tub, Collection of Books, Steam Bath, Piano, Sauna, Sun Deck, Outdoor Swimming Pool.

Nearby Attractions:

Art Galeries, Hiking, Museum, Cycling, Colonial Architecture.


English, French, Portuguese, Spanish, German.

Please enter the dates of your stay to check availability

Hotel's Location

ROOM TYPE - the room types available at this hotel
MAX - maximum number of occupants for this room type
MEAL ICON - indicates the meal(s) included in the rate
PRICE - the price is per room per night
NIGHTS - the number of nights you are staying
ROOMS - select the number of rooms required