Pouso Verde

Guesthouse in Gávea, Jardim Botânico & Lagoa

On a quiet cobblestone street in a charming corner of Jardim Botânico, Pouso Verde has elegant, comfortably furnished rooms, the best of which have views of Cristo Redentor (Christ the Redeemer). The historic house, dating back to the 1890s, is packed with artwork, and the owners go out of their way to make guests feel at home. Excellent breakfasts.