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Entrance from the street, all hand-tiled by Selarón himself......and what a street! The Selarón Steps –
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'Carioca Jewel' – Selarón Steps, Lapa – 2-beds

'Carioca Jewel' – Selarón Steps, Lapa – 2-beds

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
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Simon is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

2 living-rooms / 2 double-bedrooms / 2 baths in a charming early 20th-century period-house, on 2 floors, with front-garden and wood deck and large back-yard, on the world-famous Selarón Steps.
Your chance to live inside a work of art!
Great location for Gloria, Maracana, Centro, Zona Sul:-
close to metro/buses/tramlines/taxis

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Shampoo
Air conditioning
Laptop friendly workspace
Washer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed

House Rules

No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 1PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

4 Reviews

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Célie User Profile
Célie
February 2018
Simon was a great host, very patient. We had a lot of problem with pour flight, but he waited for us so we could have the keys. He gave us advices about the area and what to do during carnaval, and his house had a perfect location. You'll be lucky to meet some lovely monkeys in t…
Brendon User Profile
Brendon
January 2018
Wowwwww!!!! What amazing space in such an iconic area. The house is right in the middle of the infamous steps. After 3 years of being away from Brazil I couldn't imagine staying in a better place than the Jewel. I only stayed there a couple of nights but would have loved to stay …
Andrey User Profile
Andrey
February 2017
It was a great stay in the center of Rio. Close to SDU airport, many museums and Circo Voador where we saw a great concert. Close to Santa Teresa. Easy access (about 10 minute walk) to Metro. We felt part of the local culture living right off the Celaron Steps. The house has a fu…
Franck User Profile
Franck
April 2017
logement bien situé pour les transports en commun

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Rio de Janeiro, BrazilJoined in March 2014
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Simon is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I've lived in Rio for 25 years. For the first dozen I lived on the Selaron Steps (in the photo) – at the foot of Santa Teresa, on the border with Lapa, where I was a close friend of Selarón himself, and very happy: it's such a fantastic and convenient location. Now I live a bit…
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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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