The SpaceThe building was built in 2013 and our apartment has a lovely balcony view of the Olympic stadium Nilton Santos, popularly known as "Engenhão". Your private room will include a single bed with comfortable mattress, a large desk with office items available for use, seat, hangers and closet space. We also have a hair dryer and an electric iron at your disposal. We provide pillows, bedding, blanket, soap, shampoo and bath towel.
The living room has TV, Blu-Ray, cable TV and Netflix. The bathroom is shared. In the kitchen, you can use the microwave, oven, refrigerator, espresso machine Dolce Gusto (not included capsules) and general utensils. The washer / dryer machine are also available for use, provided that a minimum of 5 nights stay. The condo also has 24 hour doorman and elevator in the building.
Internet high-speed Wi-Fi is also included. Interaction with GuestsWe love meeting new people and will be happy to help with tips and recommendations for you to have a great stay in Rio de Janeiro. During the week, we'll be home at 19h or so. However, we are always available by email and phone to help you. The NeighborhoodOur apartment is located in an Olympic district in the northern part of Rio de Janeiro. It's near the stadium Engenhão, current seat of Botafogo Football Club. If you intend to exercise during your stay, there is a walking path around the stadium. During the Olympics 2016, this stadium will host the Athletics competitions and some football (Soccer) matches. Attached to the stadium we have the "Praça do Trem" (train square), with approximately 35 thousand square meters.
This area is safe and residential, close to Norte Shopping, voted one of the top five malls in RJ for research "Carioca marks". You will have at your disposal several shopping options in various segments such as: gym, rent clothes, sporting goods, banks, bowling, coffe shop, currency exchange, cinema, post office, electronic goods, pharmacy, photo / revelation, bookstore, ice skating, food courts, salons, ice cream parlor, supermarket, theater ... Anyway, all you may need in a walking distance. Getting AroundOur location is well served by public transports (Train/Bus/Subway), using public transport you can go to the most of touristic places in about 1 hour, in normal traffic conditions.
Here are some estimates of travel time:
Olympic Stadium (Engenhão) - 5 min
Train Station - 10~15min
Bus stop (to subway station / to other city areas) - 7min
Bus stop (to Barra) - 15min
Bus stop (to train station) - Just in front of our condominium
Norte Shopping Mall (one of the biggest mall in Rio) - 15min
By Taxi / Car:
International Airport - 15 min
Maracanã Stadium - 15 min
Olimpic´s Arenas / Barra da Tijuca - 25 min
DownTown - 25 min
Copacabana / Ipanema beach - 35 min
Glória marina - 25m
Sugar Loaf - 30 min
Christ Redeemer access - 30 min
By Public transport (only transport time):
International Airport (Bus(BRT)+Train) - 45 min
Maracanã Stadium (Train) - 15 min
Olimpic´s Arenas / Barra da Tijuca (Bus) - 45m~55m
DownTown - (train+subway) 40 min
Copacabana (train+subway or bus+subway) - 1h10m
Ipanema (train+subway or bus+subway) - 1h20m
Glória´s Marina (train+bus) - 45 min
Sugar Loaf - (train+bus) - 50m~1h
Christ Redeemer access (Train+Bus or Bus+Bus) - 1h10m~1h20m