Mama Shelter Rio 4* - 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 two comfortable rooms, both of which come complete with Bed and Breakfast Dining!

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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.

Mama Shelter Rio 4*

Just for you
Just for you:
  • 10% discount at the spa
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 Medium Mama Room (18m²) or a Large Mama Room (21m²).

Just for you
Just for you:
  • Children up to 4 years old stay free

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 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.

Just for you
Just for you:
  • 8% discount on food and beverages or a complimentary dessert for guests buying a dinner
  • One free pizza per person for dinner for stays of 9 nights or more
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.

Your Optional Excursions

Our members can choose to add the following excursions at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee - subject to availability. 

Maracana Tour

Your Optional Excursions
Visiting Maracanã, the most famous soccer stadium of Brazil and going close to the sacred field where two World Cup finals and one edition of the Olympic Games were played is an amazing experience! Go “behind the scenes”, discover and explore the dressing rooms, decorated with shirts of Brazilian League “Série A” clubs, and the warm-up and press conference rooms.

In the dressing room, a video with legendary moments of football history warms visitors up for the tour climax: walking out onto the field. Visitors get to walk up to the side lines of this sacred stage and even sit in one of the reserves bench.  Other than the field, visitors also get to see items related to players made history in the stadium, as Pelé, Garrincha and Zico. A Brazil No. 7 shirt worn by Mané in the 62 World Cup and one of the balls and the goal net of the King of Football’s one thousandth goal match (Vasco x Santos, in 1969).

Details:

  • Tour operates daily
  • Duration: 3h
  • Languages available: English, French and Spanish

Tour includes:

  • Private bilingual guide
  • Private transport with driver
  • Entrance tickets

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Corcovado Tour

Your Optional Excursions
One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the magnificent Christ the Redeemer, the iconic statue on top of Corcovado Hill, Rio’s most famous landmark. The Corcovado Hill is part of the Tijuca Forest, the largest urban forest in the world. On the way to its top is the Dona Marta belvedere, from where is possible to see the Maracanã Stadium, the famous Guanabara Bay and the beautiful Sugar Loaf. Once at the top of Corcovado Hill, it is possible to admire breathtaking views of Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon and the Botanical Garden.

This tour departs the hotel after breakfast to visit the most famous landmarks sites of the city and see from above the natural beauty of Rio. After a scenic drive along Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon, guests arrive at the bottom of the Corcovado Hill. They embark on a comfortable train that ascends the mountain and get at the statue of Christ the Redeemer, located 2,300 ft above sea level. Once at the top, they can use the panoramic elevators or escalators to get to the foot of the statute, as well as enjoy a panoramic view of Rio de Janeiro. 

Details:

  • Tour operates daily
  • Duration: 4h
  • Languages available: English, French, Spanish and Italian

Tour includes:

  • Private bilingual guide
  • Private transport with driver
  • Entrance tickets

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Botanical Garden Tour

Your Optional Excursions
Founded in 1808, the Botanical Garden of Rio de Janeiro is one of the most important global research centers in the botanic area and in the conservation of biodiversity. Huge trees decked with orchids contrasting with giant water lilies, bromeliads and tropical foliage make that place a favorite hideaway for nature lovers or for just whoever is seeking peace and tranquility. The Botanic Garden also houses monuments of historical, artistic and archaeological significance, right at the foot of Corcovado Mountain.

Details:

  • Tour operates daily
  • Duration: 4h
  • Languages available: English, French, Spanish and Italian

Tour includes:

  • Private bilingual guide
  • Private transport with driver
  • Entrance ticket

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Guanabara Bay Cruise

Your Optional Excursions
On 1st January of 1502, a Portuguese squad commanded by Gonçalves, discovered the Guanabara Bay. As they considered it a great river, and discovered it in January, they called it “Rio de Janeiro” (“January River”). Guanabara Bay is the largest bay in the world based on volume of water and has several islands, such as the Governor's Island, Fundão and Cobras Island. Facing west it is possible to see the city of Rio, while facing east, the municipal district of Niteroi.

A different perspective of the city can be discovered by taking a schooner around the bay, as guests can also admire the districts of Botafogo, Flamengo and Urca, as well as the Sugar Loaf Mountain, Christ the Redeemer and Rio-Niterói Bridge.

Details: 

  • Tour operates from Mondays to Saturdays 
  • This is a regular tour 
  • There is a minimum of 4 people to operate 
  • Duration: 4h 
  • Languages available: English, Spanish, French, Italian and German

Tour includes: 

  • Shared bilingual guide 
  • Shared transport with driver (only in hotels located in the South Zone – does not include pick-up at Santa Teresa) 
  • Schooner ticket

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Jeep Tour: Santa Teresa + Secrets of Old Rio

Your Optional Excursions
The center of Rio awakens a mixture of different feelings. It is a financial and commercial place of the city, also covering old buildings. One can see a wide range of architectural styles, blending modern skyscrapers, early 20thcentury constructions and relics from the colonial period, the first and second reigns of the 19th century.

The tours depart from the hotel, driving Guanabara Bay, where the guests can see a great panoramic views of Sugar Loaf mountain and the picturesque marinas of Botafogo, Urca, and Flamengo, see Niterói and much more. Cruising top-down, they go through the historic city center where they can see details of the buildings, learn to identify the various cultures centers, monastery, churches and plazas. By foot, they will visit the iconic churches that mark the turn of different centuries. The tour continues through the well-known Lapa neighborhood, where the guests will tour under their famous “Arcos”.

Having the opportunity to explore the city center by good and by jeep creates a unique combination of sight and sensorial experience.

After visiting the secrets of old Rio, they are taken to Santa Teresa neighborhood. It provides visitors with the quintessential Brazilian experience. Winding narrow streets and colorful historical buildings characterize the bohemian area, while from the top of Santa Teresa Hill, some of Rio’s best views of lush landscapes and Guanabara Bay unfold. What makes this area so neat is that the majority of these estates are still standing and they have transformed into restaurants, art galleries, independent stores, and so forth.

The guests will enjoy walking through the cobbled roads, staircases, and alleys of neighborhood and getting a close up feel of the bohemian vibe.

Details :

  • Tour operates daily
  • This is a regular tour
  • Duration : 4h
  • Languages available : English, French and Spanish
  • Minimum of 2 people for operate

Tour includes :

  • Shared bilingual guide
  • Shared transport from / to hotel
  • Lunch

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Jeep Tour: Panoramic City Tour + Carnival Behind the Scenes

Your Optional Excursions
One of the most famous Carnivals of the world is in Rio. This is the biggest Brazilian cultural manifestation and a democrat celebration, where everyone interact and have fun together regardless of their origin. Carnival in Rio is distinguished for being, not only a celebration, but also a competition. Cariocas have a venue entirely dedicated to samba schools’ demonstration of their incredible productions, the Sambadrome. This parade is a huge event that involves thousands of people that want to wear a custom and participate in a unique opportunity that provides a memorable experience.

This tour departs from the hotel passing through the South Zone beaches, Aterro do Flamengo, City Center and Boulevard Olímpico. The guests will have the opportunity to see a panoramic view of Estácio de Sá Monument, Guanabara Bay, Santos Dumont airport, XV Square, Justiça Federal Building, Tiradentes Palace, Candelária Church and others. After the panoramic tour, the guests will have a Carnival experience at Sambódromo, also known as ‘Samba City’. Once at Sambódromo, they will visit a Samba-School studio, have the opportunity to try the costumes and after that exciting visit, they have time to taste the traditional caipirinha, a cocktail made with cachaça (sugar cane hard liquor), lemon and sugar.

On the way to back to the hotel, they will pass through Santo Cristo, Passos Avenue, Tomorrow Museum, Metropolitan Cathedral, Lapa and others.

Details:

  • Tour operates
  • Duration : 4h
  • Languages available : English, French, Spanish and Italian
  • Minimum of 2 people for departure

Tour includes :

  • Shared bilingual guide
  • Shared transfer from / to the hotel
  • Entrance ticket

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Your Journey to Mama Shelter Rio 4*

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: It may be possible to add return transfers at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee (flight inclusive offers only - subject to availability).

For inbound transfer arrangements please confirm with your transfer provider when you arrive. Alternatively, please check with the reception of your accommodation. If you still require assistance, please call the transfer provider directly.

Weather

Jan
min : 24°C max : 29°C
Feb
min : 25°C max : 30°C
Mar
min : 23°C max : 28°C
Apr
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May
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Jun
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Jul
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Aug
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Sep
min : 20°C max : 25°C
Oct
min : 21°C max : 26°C
Nov
min : 22°C max : 27°C
Dec
min : 23°C max : 28°C

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. 


Health
 

For information about important health advice and any vaccinations required please visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice and https://travelhealthpro.org.uk/countries

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 your property: Rua Paschoal Carlos Magno, 5 - Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 20240-290, Brazil.

Distance from Rio de Janeiro Airport to the Mama Shelter Rio 4*: 5 km / 14 minutes.

In More Detail

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 any additional taxes, 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

Restaurants

  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Mama Terrace

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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