About this listing
Clean new guestroom with garden in a privileged extraordinary wonderful location in the hills of Leme. Its overviews Copacabana and Corcovado. Your stay here will offer you a positive experience in Babilonia, a small, quiet, green and safe favela.
Apartment with exit to our garden. A garden is unique in the neighborhood of Leme. In the morning you will wake up with the silent sounds of nature. The guestroom is located in one of the best and safest spots of Rio with breathtaking views and only 10 minutes walk from the beach of Leme. You will have to walk up some stairs, but it is well worth this small effort, as it takes you in just a couple of minutes to a quiet, green and peaceful place far from the agitation and chaos of the metropolis.
Access to garden, common bathroom shared with one other guestroom, shared kitchen for the 3 guestrooms, and access to our bar, restaurant and viewpoint
Interaction with guests
We are available most of the time to assist our guests and make sure they have a wonderful stay. We love to receive guests. We will take time to listen to your questions and needs.
Babilônia is part of Leme. It is a small community of 4000 inhabitants in the hills above the beach of Leme. It is a very green and safe community.
We offer to our guests a beautiful nature walk from the guesthouse to the Mirante do Telegrafo where you have a 360º breathtaking view of Rio. Strongly recommended and off the tourist tracks. Aprox. 2 hours and for free.
The best and quickest way to come up the hill is by Moto taxi. Public bus stops taking you to most parts of the city are at 10 to 15 minutes walk. The Metro station of Arcoverde in Copacabana is a 20 minutes walk. There are several car rentals nearby.
Other things to note
We offer a free walk on the natural trail going up to the viewpoint on top of the hill. All guests have loved this walk
Respect and gentleness will be mutual
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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We are a Belgian - Colombian couple. You will enjoy your experience to have us as hosts. We are friendly outgoing persons who traveled to many places and we get around in six languages (English, Dutch, French, Spanish, Portuguese and German). We are happy to return the hospitality we have found as travelers. We love to meet new people, enjoy the climate of Rio, the community life of the favela, good food and an active life. Pol works for the Hiroshima Peace Culture Foundation as the regional coordinator for Latin America and the Caribbean, to advance the prohibition nuclear weapons and promote a Culture of Peace. Bibiana is a political scientists. We met at the end of a global peace march.