In Rio de Janeiro, the neighbourhood Urca is located right by the famous Sugar Loaf. This charming quiet and required neighbourhood offers you safety. From the Guesthouse you reach at walking distance the beach of Urca and the beach of Praia Vermelha, where you get the cable-car to the Sugar Loaf. There are supermarkets, drugstores and restaurants on place. Copacabana is about 10 minutes by Taxi. There are also public transportation/busses.