Homestay Budget Accommodation

From R$ 48.00 per night

This daily contact with Brazilian people at home will help you keep practizing Portuguese while relaxing. The Cariocas (people from Rio) are renown for their hospitality and kindness, and they are always more than willing to talk to overseas visitors.

A cheaper lodgement at one of the best areas in Rio de Janeiro.

  • Accommodation in one southern zone districts.
  • Smaller rooms than Beach Accommodation
  • May have to take public transport to go to the school.
  • The comfort levels are lower than Beach Accommodation but high by Brazilian standards.
  • Internet connection.
  • Often without air-conditioning, but there is always a fan in the room.

High season goes from December 15th to March 15th.
Special fares for Carnival week.


Our families or native Carioca will provide you with useful tips on how to get by in the city and they can teach you a lot about Brazilian culture.

All of our accommodation offers are very accessible by public transport, so getting to school every day is simple.

The accommodation is selected from homes of families in a good neighbourhood of Rio de Janeiro (South Zone).

In each housing option, we offer either a single bedroom and no meals, or accommodation with meals (breakfast and dinner).

If you are vegetarian or have special dietary requirements we recommend you choose the option with accommodation only since it is common for families in Brazil to eat meals with meat as the dish.


  • Check-in time 14:00
  • Check-out time 14:00