Located on Rio de Janeiro’s legendary Ipanema Beach, the Fasano Rio is the first building to be designed by Philippe Starck in Brazil and is a celebration of the Bossa Nova era of Brazilian design from the 1950s and 1960s.
Offering a heated marble infinity edge pool overlooking the Arpoador beach with views of the Dois Irmãos Mountains and Corcovado, the Fasano is placed in one of the most spectacular locations in Rio. Rooms are elegantly decorated boasting private balconies and the high-quality design of Philippe Starck ensures that all rooms are spacious with contemporary high-quality wood and leather furniture.
The hotel provides many gastronomical delights and a picturesque rooftop bar to appreciate the unparalleled Rio sunsets. The Fasano Al Mare offers a refined menu combining aspects of traditional Mediterranean cuisine with excellent seafood and a hint of Brazilian flair. For those seeking a lively atmosphere, Baretto-Londra, named after the owner’s favourite city, provides a cosmopolitan menu with live performances from international DJs. It is an intimate setting with aged red brick, low lighting and vintage leather chairs. Voted number one hotel bar in the world by Wallpaper magazine, this is an experience not to be missed.
For those looking for a more relaxing experience, the hotel has a sauna and a well-equipped wellness centre. The Spa Fasano Renata de Abreu is the perfect spot to relax and offers numerous treatments all of which use organic and ethically sourced materials. There is also an exclusive Vichy Shower Room on the 8th floor which offers a range of hydrotreatments.