• Mama Ruisa
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Mama Ruisa

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French chic meets Brazilian cool at this super-stylish hillside hideaway in Santa Teresa. The vast colonial mansion sits in verdant gardens complete with large swimming pool, and the French owners...  Read More


  • Best for Romantic Hotels Because: Sipping a cocktail by the pool in the hotel's tropical gardens is about as romantic as it gets
  • Best for Airport Hotels Because: It's worth taking the 15-minute cab ride from the domestic airport to this lovely boutique spot in leafy Santa Teresa
  • Best for Boutique Hotels Because: Mama Ruisa boutique hotel offers stylish accommodations in a beautiful setting.
  • Best for Luxury Hotels Because: Santa Teresa is often referred to as the ┬┤Montmartre of the tropics┬┤, and this chic guesthouse brims with French chic amid tropical gardens.
  • Recommended as Best Hotels Because: This sleek boutique pousada is a refreshing alternative to bland apartment blocks on the beachfront.

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