Rio de Janeiro
A charming 3-bedroom villa for sale in Alto da Boa Vista on a quiet private street. The villa spans 500 square metres across two floors and features colonial style architecture with high ceilings. On the ground floor there is a living room, library, dining room and kitchen. Upstairs you will find a double bedroom and a spacious master bedroom with a balcony offering views of the surrounding forest. The property also features a two-bedroom annex which is perfect for accommodating guests or staff.
The villa is located on a large plot of 5,000 square metres of green space and has a circular swimming pool. There are also eight parking spaces too, two of which are covered.
There are few properties available on the market, especially at this competitive price, which rival this villa’s elegant lines and excellent balance of interior and exterior space. What makes this property really stand out is its unique, high-end finishes such as enamelled crystal, ceramic pinnacles and a Modernist tiled mural.
Surrounded by a lush forest, this property for sale is located in an exclusive area which can only be accessed by residents and features 24-hour security. This makes it the perfect home for families who enjoy nature and privacy.
Located on the top of the city on the Tijuca Massif, Alto da Boa Vista is a mountainous neighbourhood with milder temperatures than the rest of the city. Home to Christ the Redeemer and the Chinese View, this neighbourhood boasts some of the most prestigious residences in the city.
Amongst these residences is the Pequena Gávea, the official residence of the mayor of Rio de Janeiro and the oldest of the Castro Maya mansions. This property has now been converted into the wonderful Museum of Açude which features an eclectic mix of colonial period and contemporary art. There are also several historic trails here too which lead you to waterfalls in the heart of the rainforest.
The "Marvelous City" needs no introduction, it symbolises Brazil like no other. The beating heart of samba and bossa nova, it has seduced travellers throughout the centuries with its breathtaking landscape, strong local culture and Rio's vibrant and contagious sounds, colours and flavours. The city has a unique lifestyle, best defined as a laid...