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All reviewsjean michelsanta teresainteresting furniturefrench ownercharming boutique hotelrooms are hugeguanabara bayold mansionsmall hotela wonderful place to staycobbled streetsfresh fruitpool areaexperience riogloria metrothe ground floornice pool
We stay at Mama Ruisa for 3 nights and you must be there to understand the magic of the place. It's the perfect place to chill with friends, have an amazing view (try the sunrise...) and breakfast is AMAZING.
Rooms are huge, the service is...More
Mama Ruisa was the perfect choice for our 5 days in Rio. We were warmly welcomed to the property by Jean Michel and presented with a wonderful suite located at ground level, most adjacent to the pool and with City views from balcony where we...More
Our well-travelled family stayed 5 nights at Mama Ruisa and we absolutely loved the place. The interiors were stylish, yet cozy, and the service was personalized. The view from our room was fabulous. The whole team showed great tact, attention detail and an authentic wish...More
Mama Ruisa is a delightful boutique hotel in one of Rio's most charming areas. It oozes charm and personality and warmth. We truly felt that we were visiting a friend's home. The service is highly personalized and the staff goes above and beyond to make...More
After staying a couple of days in a hotel at Copacabana, we decided to try a different part of Rio when we returned from a conference. I am still thanking myself for picking Mama Ruisa. Staying there was like staying with a wealthy friend. It's...More
Santa Teresa is a bohemian enclave hosting many local artists’ studios. The narrow, winding streets of this neighbourhood were revitalised years ago, and visitors can now stroll through this area to view magnificent mansions dating back to the late 19th and early 20th century. A highlight not miss: Museu Chacará do Céu, a former mansion turned museum which houses works by prominent Brazilian modern artists.