About Us

Perched above it all in the lively winding cobble streets of the famous Santa Teresa in Rio de Janeiro, awaits your ultimate Brazilian experience.

The founders of Discovery Hostel Rio de Janeiro, rated #1 on TripAdvisor 5 for years, introduce the latest addition to the family; Discovery Suites Rio & Explorer Bar

Discovery Suites Rio

For our bed & breakfast, we took the greatest benefits provided in Discovery Hostel and added even more comfort for travelers looking for the privacy of their own beautiful, boutique ensuite room. Inspired by the charm of old world of Santa Teresa, our rooms are furnished with antique finds, treasures from around the world, plush mattresses and all the amenities you need – in addition to our world-renowned, 24 hour customer service.

Our home is just a 10 minute walk from Discovery Hostel. We are located above Rua Almirante Alexandrino, the most famous and vibrant street in Santa – known for its quaint artisen shops and local restaurants. In the heart of it all, lies your great get-away. Here you can feel the pulsing beat and energy of the real Rio de Janeiro.

Plush gardens and patio space create a lively oasis where you can watch the all the interesting happenings of Santa Teresa below. See the famous Bonde (trolly car) pass by, observe locals enjoying the atmospere and foreigners from all over the world flocking to discover the secrets of this bohemian neighborhood. 

Explorer Bar

Want even more fun during your stay? Join us at our on premises bar and restaurant, Explorer bar, and enjoy international cuisine while sipping on our original house cocktails! Learn more