THE KITCHEN

We offer a menu carefully prepared with fresh, local ingredients. Vila Santa Teresa´s salads and cooking ingredients are grown in our organic garden.

You may enjoy a delightful meal in our beautiful gardens or simply relax by the pool gazing over a spectacular view of the city. Vila Santa Teresa offers the perfect balance between the bustle of the city and the tranquility of an urban retreat surrounded by nature.

We like to provide our guests with the best hospitality experience without the usual protocols and schedules. In Vila Santa Teresa your time is respected and suggestions are welcomed with great pleasure.

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OUR STORY

Built in the 1920’s, as Rio emerged as one of the world’s most glamorous travel destination, the private estate offers a window into a by-gone era.

PRESS & REVIEWS

Read what some of the most discerning and influential magazines have written about us.

THE VILA

A complete haven in the midst of the city, the 1970’s modernist villa occupies a privileged position on the pinnacle of the estate.

SANTA TERESA

Rio de Janeiro, known as the marvellous city (“Cidade Maravilhosa”) by the local Cariocas, proudly offers a great and diversified nightlife and parties 24/7.

TAKE A TOUR

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ENJOY YOUR STAY

Vila Santa Teresa offers its guests the freedom to experience unique, unforgettable experiences; be it a peaceful walk through a pathway of imperial palm trees, or an intimate candle-lit dinner overlooking the Sugarloaf Mountain.