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Rio de Janeiro Hotels

Casa Cool Beans Flats

  • Rua Vinicius de Moraes 72 Map It
  • Ipanema
  • Casual Chic


  • Affordable
  • Close to beach, bars, restaurants, shopping, and the metro
  • Complimentary beach towels
  • Gay friendly


  • No breakfast
  • Two-night minimum (three for major holidays and events)
  • No guests under age 18

Updated 06/20/2013

Fodor's Review

In 2013 the team that developed the much-raved-about Santa Teresa guesthouse Casa Cool Beans opened a second lodging a block from the beach in Ipanema. The overall feel of the converted 1940s building is more utilitarian than in Santa Teresa, but the eight flats within have stylish, contemporary furnishings and artworks by Paulo Freire, a popular Rio artist. The one-bedroom suites also have living areas. The flats don't have kitchens, but they do have minibars, and the

location is a stone's throw from excellent bars and restaurants.

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Hotel Information


Rua Vinicius de Moraes 72, Rio de Janeiro, 22411–010, Brazil

Map It


021-2262–0552; 202-470–3548-in the U.S.

Hotel Details:

  • 4 rooms, 4 suites
  • No meals

Updated 06/20/2013


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