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Offering an outdoor pool and stunning views to Sugar Loaf Mountain and Guanabara Bay, Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast is located in Santa Teresa neighborhood, in Rio de Janeiro. Free WiFi access is available and free continental breakfast is served daily. Each room here will provide guests with air conditioning, a balcony and a small patio. Extras include bed linen and towels. At Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast guests will find a garden, barbecue facilities and a terrace. Both Escadaria Selaron and famous Arcos da Lapa are only 2297 feet from the property. Rio de Janeiro's Galeão International Airport is 8.7 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast has been welcoming guests since Mar 9, 2015

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info



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Room Type
2 king beds
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Rio de Janeiro
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  • Uri
    Great facilities and view with a nice price. Excellent breakfast. Staff was welcoming and helpful.
  • Rebecca
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The view is fabulous, staff are super friendly and helpful- especially Chris! It’s clean, comfortable, and had an excellent breakfast. Would stay again!
  • Clarice
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Homemade breakfast was exceptional in every way. Owner & manager spoke perfect English
  • Gary
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    A unique, and beautiful house, well maintained with some family history. The staff, and owners, deliver a very personalised experience, determined to deliver as much comfort as possible.
  • Gabriel
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    1) Beautiful facility with a spectacular view 2) friendly and helpful hotel staff 3) a spectacular breakfast with an even better view, Gerthrudes is the perfect basecamp for exploring the Santa Teresa neighborhood. I look forward to returning for...
  • Inbar
    Everything.we Especially loved the view and the amazing breakfast.
  • Diyari
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Wonderful stay at this fabulous B&B. The breakfast is amazing. The location can't be beat. The host is so helpful and hospitable. This place can't be beat!
  • Antonia
    Just so beautiful and stylish. The neighborhood is quirky with fab little restaurants and bars only 5 mins walk and feels safe and easy to get everywhere with Uber. You can also walk to the music bars of Lapa or downtown. The decor in the main...
  • Oleksandra
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The view was excellent, especially during sunrise. Individual breakfast with fresh fruits, juice, choice of eggs, yogurt, and pastries. Great idea with a self-served bar by the pool. Overall clean, cozy, beautiful territory with greenery all...
  • Carolina
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    the location, the people who works there, the view and amenities

Property questions and answers
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  • we would like to stay at your B&B from 02/10 to 08/10. I need to work and need a good WiFi connection, would you have a room with a desk available?

    Dear Guest , we have wi-fi , connection is OK . We have a room with desk available - suite with pool view . thank you Adriana
    Answered on 27 September 2020
  • Hi, is there any parking nearby the property? Thanks

    Dear Guest , there is no parking nearby . sorry Adriana
    Answered on 26 February 2022
  • hi.. my flight lands at late evening and then next day I have another flight in the evening. could u allow late check out please?

    late check out will be possible , 60% from room rate
    Answered on 20 February 2023
  • Can you cater for vegan diet at breakfast

    Our breakfast is consistent of fruits , oat , tapioca and juice.
    Answered on 17 December 2022
  • can you tell me more about this B&B, plz

    all information are in website , instagram and
    Answered on 8 March 2022
  • Hello! How much is it for the laundry service? Thanks a lot!

    1 basket for landry service = 1 machine = R$ 65,00
    Answered on 15 November 2021
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Amenities of Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast
Great facilities! Review score, 9.6

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Bar
  • Garden
  • Laundry
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Landmark view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Adults only
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Adults only
  • Pool with view
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool bar
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • Portuguese

House rules

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From 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


From 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.


The entrance to the property is closed between 9:00 PM and 6:00 AM

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Adult (18+ years)
Extra bed upon request
R$ 175 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that some areas at the property are accessed via stairs.

Our CHECK-IN is from 14:00 until 21:00 (after 21:00 there is a fee of R$ 250,00 per reservation).

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

As a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

Please inform Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

This property might host on-site functions, so noise may be audible in some rooms.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast

  • The prices at Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Room options at Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast include:

    • Suite
    • Twin/Double

  • Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Swimming pool

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Gerthrudes Bed & Breakfast is 1.3 miles from the center of Rio de Janeiro. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.