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Luxurious Villa W/Ocean and Island Views

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Last updated: 02/27/2014

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Rio de Janeiro house description

This luxurious house is in a 5 houses condominium at the foot of Pedra da Gavea mountain in the National Park da Tijuca.

It includes :

- A 100 m2 lounge, a large kitchen with service area.
- A master suite, a guest suite, 2 double bedrooms + bath and a mini suite

The house itself has its own private garden though all tenants can enjoy the estate's magnificent settings. It also has a small swimming pool used to cool off after the beach.

The Tijuca rain forest that surrounds the estate allows for wild life watching of monkeys, toucans, parrots, tamanduas.

Property Type

  • House
  • 300 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome:

            Owner raised 3 kids so the house can handle it :)...moreless

          • Pets Considered
          • Smoking Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 7-9

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms


          • Satellite / Cable:

            News: CNN, Bloomberg, BBC, TV5, RAI, DW, NHK. Sports: ESPN, ESPN Brasil, Fox Sports 1 & 2, SportTV 1 & 2, BandSports. 14 Movie channels - Basic package. HBO/Cinemax on request...moreless

          • Television:

            Flat screen TV's in Master bedroom and Living room. Old school TV in one more bedroom. ...moreless


          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Tourist Attractions


          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Museums
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Babysitter
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Eco Tourism
          • Horseback Riding
          • Paddle Boating
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Equestrian Events
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Hiking
          • Jet Skiing
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Mountaineering
          • Paragliding
          • Parasailing
          • Rock Climbing
          • Roller Blading
          • Sailing
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Surfing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Water Skiing
          • Wind-Surfing


          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 7 people


          • Air Conditioning:

            Please note that due to the location of the estate, 100 meters above sea level and surrounded by the rain forest, temperatures are always cool. A/C is not needed....moreless

          • Internet:

            WiFi 20 MGB ...moreless


          • Coffee Maker
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Kitchen:

            Good kitchen for holidays ...moreless


          • Lawn / Garden:

            House has its own private garden, exclusive to the estate's park. ...moreless

          Pool / Spa

              • Private Pool:

                Small pool to cool off after the beach. ...moreless



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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Dec 14 - Mar 7, 2015
              7 night min stay
              My Standard Rate
              7 night min stay

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              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Property Damage Protection $89
              • Taxes Not included

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              The house is in a privately owned condo, in upscale Estrada do Joa conveniently located between the Leblon and Barra neighborhoods. The house sits at the foot of the Pedra da Gavea mountain in a large private park surrounded by the Tijuca rain forest and its wildlife - monkeys, birds, toucans, parrots. The whole property faces stunning ocean and island views. It is within walking distance of 2 beaches, Sao Conrado beach where hang-liders land and Joatinga beach, a small and secluded beach where local artists go to. Several light mountaineering trails start near the house. Surfboards, jet-skis, paddle boards can be rented at Barra beach directly.

              Maracana Football stadium is easily accessible by car through back roads if you plan to come during the World Cup.

              A direct bus to Leblon, Ipanema, Copacabana stops at the door.


              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1980

              About the owner: Hotel owner in France and Brazil

              Why the Owner Chose Rio de Janeiro:
              Picture a colonial plantation estate, at the foot of a 3000 ft. mountain (1000 m) in front of sea and islands , in the middle of a protected rain forest while being in the middle of a large cosmopolitan city - Rio de Janeiro!

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              (1) Tranquility is guaranteed yet location is central to entertainment and nightlife. Relaxed and peaceful atmosphere. (2) Being in a large estate with magnificent gardens, next to beaches and golf clubs. (3) Enjoy Rio's Carnival, culinary flavors or the upcoming World Cup.

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              Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese



              VRBO #564316

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              This listing was first published here in 2014.

              Date last modified - Monday, September 29, 2014

              $7,000 - $7,700 per week (USD)

              5 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
              Sleeps 9

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              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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              Member since: 2014
              Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
              • Calendar last updated: 02/27/2014
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              5 BR  4 BA  Sleeps 9

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