By Bruno De Nicola, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO - Developed by four private investors from a project of the French group “Exclusive Hotels”, the Hotel Santa Teresa opened in October 2008 deep in the heart of the historical Rio de Janeiro neighborhood, bringing a new group of consumers to the area.
The colonial style building, some parts of it date back to 1850 coffee farm, is divided into three independent units, The Hotel, the Amazonian Spa and a Cuisine du Monde restaurant, reaching out to a branch of the market that has been ignored by the main hotel groups already . . .