The apartment is located just a few steps to Copacabana beach. Security 24 hours. Near by metro station, supermarkets, shopping center, bars, clubs and restaurants; and, in addition, a hippir fair that happnes every sunday
CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT INFORMATION
The flexible check-in and check-out policy applies only when booking calendar allows it.
Check In is 2:00 PM (for the room) but we (homeowners) are happy to welcome guest in the apartment as soon as you arrive in Rio upon calendar availabilities, we are very flexible.
Check Out is Noon. but we (homeowners) are happy to have guest stay in the apartment if departure is later on the day (the room will be cleaned by the maid at noon), if our calendar allows it.
As reservation can occur last minute and change calendar availabilities homeowners cannot guarantee late checkout ( after 12 ) or early check-in (before 2PM) until 24h before the check-out time limit.
Once a week professional cleaning is required after any period over 7 days of stay to be paid by guests at the rate of 30 USD per visit, in some huge apartments (4 bedrooms or more), it may be up to 100 USD;
SMOKING / PETS / GUESTS
No smoking inside the apartment. (smokers are welcome in the outdoors only or by main corridor window).
Pets are not allowed.
Visitors are allowed only with prior permission from homeowners.
Number of guests must be indicated in the booking request. Adding more guests after the booking will be allowed only if agreement is reached with homeowner.
Any other person in the property is the sole responsibility of Guest.
As for our experience children may break things or dirty the apartment more than adults, by dropping food or spilling drinks on furniture, we just want to make sure that any damage caused by children will be charged to you.
Cancellation policy is “strict policy”. Guest can find the cancelation policy on the booking confirmation.
In case you stay for periods over thirty days utilities bill will apply (electricity and gas);
All of the units are privately owned; the owners are not responsible for any accidents, injuries or illness that occurs while on the premises or its facilities. The Homeowners are not responsible for the loss of personal belongings or valuables of the guest. By accepting this reservation, it is agreed that all guests are expressly assuming the risk of any harm arising from their use of the premises or others whom they invite to use the premise.
Guest shall be responsible for any fines that may be incurred due to violation of any laws, the convention or internal regulations of the building in which the apartment is located. Payment of the fine shall be made before departure, as soon as homeowners are notified as to the motive and value of said fine.
GROUNDS FOR EXPULSION
In the case the guest gets into trouble with the police involving illegal drugs or anything other illegal conduct in Brazil, homeowners will not be able to assist guest in any way, and will proceed to eviction of guest immediately with no refund and full loss of deposit.
Grounds for expulsion:
Breaking terms of the contract
More guest staying in the property than agreed for / unexpected guests
Disturbing the neighbours, loud parties, prostitution, negligence, drugs, property damage or any other detrimental conduct.
No loud parties or noises must be made after 10:00PM or deposit will be held as Condominium fines apply. (Brazilian Law states that loud noises must be stopped by 10PM). Any complaints received from neighbours and notified by the condominium will result in losing the deposit. If a second complaint was to be filed an immediate eviction will be applied with no refund of rent.
If expulsion occurs, guest will receive notification by the doorman or homeowner local on ground representative. Eviction notice acts immediately and the maid, doorman, on ground representative as well as private security officer (if case applies) will be allowed on property to help the eviction process.
DEPOSIT, KEYS AND PASSPORT
Deposit will be return if there is no damage to the property or furnishings; dirt or other mess requiring excessive cleaning; or any other cost incurred by the homeowner due to Guest’s stay.
Guest will be given sets of keys. If one or more of these set is
stolen/missing/lost, homeowner must be notified immediately. For security reasons, door locks will have to be change, as well as 3 new sets of keys (1 for the guests, 1 for housekeeper, 1 for owner). A 200 US$ fee from the deposit will apply to cover the charges.
If the premises appear dirty or damaged upon Check-in, or if any item is damaged or missing, Guest shall inform Homeowner immediately. Copy of each guest's Passport (for foreigners) or Brazilian ID (accepted only for Brazilians) must be handed upon check-in, or sent by email at least 48H before check-in. Copies will be handed back at check out.
By making a reservation, guest agrees has read and understood the house rules. Guest must also fill out the arrival form, sent after making the booking, to be filled at least 48h before check-in indicating full name list of guests and arrival details.
We are a Brazilian couple with a very warm welcome awaiting you. We are friendly and easy going with 3 kiddies and a turtle who live in Rio de Janeiro for many years. We work full time managing short term rentals as Airbnb Superhosts and absolutely love what we do! On a daily basis we get to meet amazing people from all around the world and ensure they enjoy this incredible city and experience during their stay, how lucky are we!