While some hotels are the meeting point for the cool crowd or families with children, there are those that are more suitable for visiting only in the company of those you love.
In the ninth chapter of the series about 100 incredible hotels in Brazil, Sheet lists ten accommodation options that provide guests with a good time for two.
Nannai Solar of the Winds
All eight bungalows at this hotel offer a cinematic view of Praia do Sueste, a shark nursery far from the busiest part of Fernando de Noronha. Diving in one of the most beautiful landscapes on the island is generally prohibited, leaving only contemplation — which for guests begins in their room, when they open their eyes in the morning. Solar dos Ventos is a traditional guesthouse 300 meters from the beach that received a luxurious makeover from the Nannai brand in 2020.
Rod. BR-363, Vila do Sueste, Fernando de Noronha (PE). Daily rates from R$3,900 at nannai.com.br
Amid the hustle and bustle of the center of Pipa, in Rio Grande do Norte, a small cobblestone street leads to a reserve of 25 thousand m² of preserved Atlantic forest. It is there, where you can no longer hear the hustle and bustle of the street, that this charming hotel with a colonial feel is located, with rooms surrounded by large windows and full of period furniture. In the huge natural garden that surrounds the accommodations there are three swimming pools (one semi-Olympic size), always served by the hotel bar, which help to refresh guests. Not to mention the spa and the restaurant serving regional Brazilian cuisine.
Av. Baía dos Golfinhos, 464, Praia da Pipa (RN). Daily rates from R$ 1,300 at tocadacoruja.com.br
Refuge in the mountains
In Mucugê, one of the gateways to Chapada Diamantina, the balconies and horizontal windows seem to bring the view of the Sincorá mountain range into the rooms of this hotel, delicately decorated with stones, straw and wood. Outside, guests can enjoy a good time for two in the restaurant, all glassed in and with a deck in the shade of a beautiful flamboyant, with a stone bonfire or a picnic by the waterfall.
Rua Caetité, 40A, Historic Center, Mucugê (BA). Daily rates from R$ 1,300 at refugionaserra.com.br
Barracuda Hotel and Villas
In 2004, a group of Brazilian and Swedish friends arrived in Itacaré and, falling in love with the place, decided to stay. From there, they built this hotel with 17 suites, a restaurant, rooftop bar and spa services, as well as seven villas, which look like mansions made of glass and wood — all elegantly decorated with natural textures, such as palm straw. To explore the surroundings, Barracuda offers surfing experiences, ocean fishing and boat trips with natives that take you to secret spots in the region.
Rua Pedro Longo, 600, Pituba, Itacaré (BA). Daily rates from R$2,640 at thebarracuda.com.br
With an extensive collection of Brazilian furniture from the 1950s and 1960s, the owner of this colonial mansion in Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, decided to transform it into a boutique hotel with just seven rooms. There, the lines of designers such as Sérgio Rodrigues, Tenreiro and Fasanello accompany the natural views of the capital of Rio de Janeiro. The entire property is surrounded by a tropical garden that allows you to appreciate every detail of the hotel in a calm environment.
Rua Santa Cristina, 132, Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro (RJ). Daily rates from R$1,700 at mamaruisa.com
Yes, technically it’s a motel. But what brings it to a list of hotels is precisely the fact that it avoids all the clichés of that type of enterprise. With two floors, Casa Lush, Lush Ipiranga’s premium accommodation, offers a spacious double bed, whirlpool, sauna and a generously proportioned heated pool that can be enjoyed outdoors if guests choose to use the room’s retractable roof. . Room service is designed by a chef, Luiz Gustavo Moraes, who offers dishes such as shrimp moqueca and steak tartare with sweet potato chips.
Av. do Estado, 6,600, Ipiranga, São Paulo (SP). Instagram: @lushmotel. Daily rates from R$1,200 at lushmotel.com.br
Ponta dos Ganchos
In small Governador Celso Ramos, this hotel has already appeared on lists of the best in the world. Not only for its structure, which includes spacious bungalows with private pools overlooking the sea, but also for its praised service. Those who can tear themselves away from the comfort of their rooms can also enjoy a spa with treatments from the French brand Sisley and a series of experiences such as boat trips, helicopter rides, diving and special dinners on the boat, on the beach or in a dedicated corner (also with a view). to the sea) which only receives one couple per night.
R. Elpidio Alves do Nascimento, 104, Ganchos de Fora, Gov. Celso Ramos (SC). Daily rates from R$3,410 at pontadosganchos.com.br
Fuso Concept Hotel
The first boutique hotel in Florianópolis has 13 bungalows that mix concrete, glass, steel and wood with furniture designed by starred designers. All rooms have swimming pools and two showers, which allow couples, in complete privacy, to bathe together while keeping an eye on nature. While breakfast is full of à la carte options, in the evening you can opt for the Sea
à Vista, exclusive dinner served on the terrace, under the light of the moon and a bonfire lit especially for the occasion. Read more here.
Serv. José Cardoso de Oliveira, 633, Jurerê, Florianópolis (SC). Instagram: @fusohotel. Daily rates from R$3,600 at fusohotel.com.br
In Serra do Faxinal, a scenic road that connects Cambará do Sul to the upper part of the canyons that divide Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul, this set of 11 accommodations in stone, wood and glass provides its guests with views that would be worth hours of hiking. be appreciated in full — but they are right there, in the chalet window. Romantic experiences include special decorations with candles and rose petals, chocolates and sparkling wine served in the room and massages.
SC 290, km 28, Serra do Faxinal, Praia Grande (SC). Daily rates from R$415 at moradadoscanyons.com
Saint Andrews Castle
Anyone who dreams of having their royal days needs to stay at this hotel inspired by Scottish castles. In the center of Gramado, it has rooms with views of the Quilombo valley, as well as a completely personalized service and a busy calendar of experiences that includes a Venetian Carnival, gastronomic, wine and sparkling wine festivals. A pub recently opened serving a good range of Scotch whiskies.
R. das Flôres, 171, Vale do Bosque, Gramado (RS). Daily rates from R$1,900 at saintandrews.com.br