Courtney Adamo at home

Some of you may have heard of Courtney Adamo. Then again, maybe not. In June 2015, Courtney and her husband sold their London home and set off to travel the world with their four children. She has...

New site Ipanema Apartment

Hello, and welcome to our new site Ipanema Apartment. After 10 years (yes, 10 years!) the old Flat In Rio site was overdue a revamp. Originally we thought Ipanema Penthouse was a better name for...


My favourite part of the penthouse. The terrace and swimming pool are on the same level as the rest of the apartment, which is rare in Rio and make it both user-friendly and convivial.


View of the sitting area of the living room opening up to the terrace. Paintings by local artist Ana Amélia Metsavaht (of Osklen fame).


The maid will come every day and prepare breakfast, but if you want to invite friends for lunch or fancy a quiet night in, you will find all you need in the fully equipped kitchen.


The third, smaller bedroom is situated at the back of the penthouse, with double bed. It opens onto a large terrace with its own open air bathroom.