Mama Shelter Rio 4* with Optional Paraty Extension - Rio De Janeiro - Up to -70% | Voyage Privé

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  • Escape to bustling Brazil for a sublime stay at the quirky Mama Shelter Rio 4*.
  • Rio de Janeiro is a lively city that always seems to be on the verge of a fiesta, featuring truly iconic sights and outstanding cuisine.
  • During their stay, our members may choose between three comfortable rooms, both of which come complete with Bed and Breakfast or Half Board Dining!
  • Why not extend your trip with a 2-night stay in Paraty where you can enjoy pristine beaches and local living. 

Your Destination

One of the world's most recognisable cities, this metropolis is a mix of quaint colonial architecture, booming businesses, and a sun-drenched expanse of beach. The home of Samba and the Caipirinha cocktail, this city has an unmistakable party atmosphere all year round, which you can't help but be infected by! One of the Seven Wonders of the World is the magnificent Christ the Redeemer, a beautiful sculpture in the top of Corcovado Hill that is one of Rio’s most famous attractions.

Your hotel is located in a vibrant neighbourhood with lots of trendy bars and restaurants within walking distance. From here, the city's iconic sights are easily reachable by public transport.

Our Offer

Offer 1: Stay at Mama Shelter Rio 4*

Offer 2: Stay at Mama Shelter Rio 4* with 2-night extension in Paraty.

Mama Shelter Rio 4*

This cool boutique was designed by Jalil Amor, who is the former assistant of Philippe Starck, project manager of the first Mama Shelter Paris. Mama Shelter Rio De Janeiro 4* has 55 artistic rooms waiting for you past the mosaic steps and brightly coloured buildings of the hilltop neighbourhood of Santa Teresa, a haven for artists and musicians alike. You will find impressive city views from the hotel's many terraces.

Some services may incur additional charges, payable locally.

Your Room

This offer is based on a choice between a Small Mama Room (15m²), a Medium Mama Room (18m²) or a Large Mama Room (21m²).

Just for you
Just for you:
  • Late check-out until 6 pm
  • One complimentary night stays of 7 nights and more

Small Mama Room

These quaint rooms are big on character: the walls are adorned with local sayings, the mirror is accentuated with photos of the city beyond, and the large windows let in plenty of light. Other highlights include free WiFi and a flat-screen TV with film channels.

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults
2 Adults
1 Child

Medium Mama Room

These rooms have all the charms of a smaller room just with more space. Each Medium Mama Room seeks to capture the neighbourhood's artsy flair and give you a taste of the city's party-atmosphere. Some rooms feature a terrace or impressive views of Santa Teresa.

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults
2 Adults
1 Child

Large Mama Room

Experience a total escape when you stay in this fantastic escape in the heart of this Brazilian city. Relax in your large king sized bed and listen to some music as you watch the sun setting over Rio!

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults
2 Adults
1 Child

Please note: the bed for the 3rd/4th guest sharing is likely to be a sofa bed or camp style bed.

Your Board Basis

This offer is based on a Bed and Breakfast stay.

Upgrade to a Half Board stay (Breakfast and evening meal served in the main restaurant - excludes drinks) at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee.

Just for you
Just for you:
  • One complimentary welcome drink (caipirinha)
The hotel features a double height, open plan restaurant which specialises in a simple menu with everything from flavourful sharing platters to pizzas. 

The hotel's atmospheric bar mirrors the city's artistic flair and is the perfect place to enjoy your complimentary Caipirinha (which is the city's signature cocktail). 

Please note: some dining outlets/menu items and premium, branded and international drinks may not be included and may incur a surcharge payable locally. Meals, snacks and drinks may be available at selected times only.

Optional Paraty Extension

You may choose to extend your trip by adding a 2-night, 3-day extension at Pousada da Marquesa Hotel (or similar) in a Standard Room on a Bed and Breakfast Board Basis

Just for you
Just for you:
  • City tour of Paraty
  • Taxes of 15%
  • 1 Welcome drink (caipirinha)
This is an exquisite example of a Colonial town which juts out into the island-studded bay. Brightly coloured buildings and terracotta roofs contrast beautifully with the deep green of the mountains beyond, making this region a beautiful break from the busy streets of Rio de Janeiro. Visitors can easily spend a day roaming Paraty's cobbled streets and trying local delicacies at one of the city's traditional cafes which cascade onto the streets.

Day 1: Rio de Janeiro - Paraty
Take your private transfer from your hotel in Rio de Janeiro to your hotel in Paraty. Upon arrival, enjoy a private walking city tour to the historic centre of Paraty and enjoy a tasting of cachaça. Overnight at Pousada da Marquesa (or similar). 

Day 2: Paraty
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Extend this escape and treat yourself to a trip to Trindade with our optional excursion. Overnight at the hotel Pousada da Marquesa (or similar). 

Day 3: Paraty - Rio de Janeiro 
Have breakfast at the hotel before taking a private transfer from your hotel in Paraty to Rio de Janeiro International Airport.

Please note: Some facilities may incur an additional fee, payable locally.

Your Optional Excursions

You may choose to add the following excursions at the next stage of the booking process. 

Panoramic Private Helicopter Flight

Optional Paraty Extension
From Jacarepagua (Barra da Tijuca) you will have the privilege of flying over all the beaches of Barra, Ipanema, Leblon, Copacabana and the biggest tourist spots like Sugar Loaf and Christ the Redeemer. Round trip hotel/heliport transfer included. Flight time: 30 minutes.

Private Visit of the District of Santa Teresa

Optional Paraty Extension
Santa Teresa, known as the "Montmartre Carioca", is one of the most artistic and preserved areas of Rio de Janeiro. Steep and cobbled streets, houses from the late nineteenth century and early twentieth century, give the impression of being in one of the small towns in the interior of Brazil and make places a place where tourists and locals have a feeling of going back in time.
In Santa Teresa are also consulates, headquarters of multinational corporations as well as residences of the high society of Rio. In Largo dos Guimarães Square, 50 meters from Santa Teresa Hotel Rio Mgallery by Sofitel 5 *, you will find most of the area's tourist and bohemian attractions. Restaurants, traditional bars, cinemas and shops make up this bucolic corner of Santa Teresa. The price includes an accredited local guide (French or English), an artist workshop visits.

Massage at the Santa Teresa Rio MGallery by Sofitel's spa

Optional Paraty Extension
Optional and at extra charge, treat yourself to a relaxing 60-minute massage at the Santa Teresa Rio MGallery Spa.

Day Pass for the swimming pool at Hotel Santa Teresa Rio MGallery by Sofitel

Optional Paraty Extension
Take some time to relax by the sublime outdoor swimming pool at Santa Teresa Rio MGallery Hotel.

Excursion to Trindade (Paraty Extension only)

Optional Paraty Extension
Trindade is a heavenly place located 27 km from Paraty boasting 4 ocean beaches and a natural pool in the middle of the sea. Transport is included by van or minibus, with a guide who specialises in history, ecology and the "Caiçara culture" of the region.

Your Journey

Flights: You may choose from Economy, Premium or Business class flights on sectors that they operate, at the next stage of the booking process.

The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.

Transfers: Return private airport transfers are included for guests who book flights with us. For guests who opt for accommodation only holidays, it may be possible to add these private transfers at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee (offers with recommended durations only - subject to availability).

Please Note: Included or optional transfers are valid between the hours of 6 am and 11 pm. For guests who land between 11 pm and 6 am, there will be an additional supplement added to the cost of typical transfers.

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Travel Advice

For the latest travel advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office including security and local laws, plus passport and visa information please click here. 

Please note that the advice can change, and you should continue to check all advice until you travel. 

Entry Requirements 

You must ensure you have a valid passport to travel on. 

If your passport describes you as a British Citizen, you do not need a visa to enter Brazil. For non-British citizens, you should check the current entry requirements on the website of the Foreign Ministry and if necessary, confirm with the Brazilian Embassy. 


For information about important health advice and any vaccinations required please visit and

There has been an increase in reported cases of Hepatitis A in Sao Paulo over the last year. For more information and advice, see the Brazil country advice page and Hepatitis A factsheet from NaTHNaC.

There has been an increase in reported cases of yellow fever, particularly in the states of Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo and Minas Gerais. Visit the NaTHNaC website for information on yellow fever vaccination recommendations for British travellers. Please note that Rio de Janeiro state authorities recommend that all visitors to the state, including to the island of Ilha Grande, are vaccinated against yellow fever.

UK health authorities have classified Brazil as having a risk of Zika virus transmission. You should follow the advice of the National Travel Health Network and Centre.

Malaria is present in parts of the country

Dengue fever is particularly common during the rainy season (from November to March).

You should take steps to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes and for more information and advice, visit the NaTHNaC website.

If vaccinations or other preventive measures are required, you will need to visit your health professional at least 8 weeks before your trip. In the event that you are referred to a medical facility for treatment, you should contact your insurance/medical assistance company immediately. 

Please note that passport, visa and health requirements can change. It is every traveller’s responsibility to ensure they have a valid passport, any required visas, and all the necessary vaccinations/health requirements as well as adequate insurance. 

Location Information

The address of Mama Shelter Rio is: Rua Paschoal Carlos Magno, 5 - Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 20240-290, Brazil.
The address of Pousada da Marquesa is: 
R. Dona Geralda, 99 - Centro Histórico, Paraty - RJ, 23970-000, Brazil

Distance from Rio de Janeiro Airport to the Mama Shelter Rio 4*: 5 km / 14 minutes.
Distance from Mama Shelter Rio to Pousada da Marquesa: 255 km / 4 hours 10 minutes.
Distance from Pousada da Marquesa to Rio de Janeiro Airport: 242 km / 3 hours 50 minutes.

In More Detail

At Mama Shelter Rio

Please find practical information about the property and your trip:

This property is not accessible to people with reduced mobility.
The number of rooms at this property: 55
Check-in time: 3 pm
Check-out time: before 12 pm

Our price doesn’t include a city/accommodation/tourism tax which may be payable locally.

Please Note: 
Check-in outside the hotel's standard times may incur additional fees. Check out times are subject to change, please check these with the hotel upon arrival.
Schedules and prices are subject to change. 
If the property is accessible to people with reduced mobility, this is subject to availability. To book a room for reduced mobility, please contact our Customer Services Team. 

Hotel Facilities

  • Concierge
  • Terrace with Sun Loungers
  • Free WiFi

Room Facilities

  • TV
  • Film Channels
  • Safe
  • Desk


  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Mama Terrace

On Paraty Extension

Please find practical information about the property and your trip:

This property is not accessible to people with reduced mobility.
Check-in time: 3 pm
Check-out time: before 12 pm

Our price doesn’t include a city/accommodation/tourism tax which may be payable locally.

Please Note: 
Check-in outside the hotel's standard times may incur additional fees. Check out times are subject to change, please check these with the hotel upon arrival.
Schedules and prices are subject to change. 
If the property is accessible to people with reduced mobility, this is subject to availability. To book a room for reduced mobility, please contact our Customer Services Team. 

What's Included?

  • Accommodation in a Standard Double / Twin Room
  • Breakfast
  • City tour of Paraty
  • Taxes
  • Private transfers from Rio de Janeiro hotel to Paraty to Rio de Janeiro Airport

Not Included

  • Drinks
  • Visits and meals not mentioned in the program.
  • Optional tours and excursions
  • Insurance
  • Gratuities for guides and drivers

Your Contract

If you book a package which includes flights, your contract will be with Voyage Privé. The air holiday package(s) shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 10170.

If you book a package which does not include flights, then ATOL protection does not apply. Your contract will be with the provider of the accommodation and not Voyage Privé. Voyage Privé acts only as agent for the accommodation provider. 

Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

Important Information

If booking as a single traveller, room occupancy is not guaranteed. You may be placed in either a single, double or twin room, based on the availability of the property at the time. 

The location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ.

Your contact details may be passed on to the hotel so that they can make contact with you to discuss your booking in advance of your arrival.

You may be asked to provide a credit/debit card deposit on arrival to cover any purchases made in the hotel.

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods.

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel.

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