Set within a protected national park in the idyllic Emerald coast near to the historic town of Paraty, Pousada Picinguaba offers the best location to appreciate the natural beauty of the area and its history.
Pousada Picinguaba is a traditional colonial house located in a small fishing village surrounded by mountains and overlooking the beautiful coast.
The nine guest rooms at the Fazenda all have private balconies with views over the coast or gardens with a hammock to star gaze. Rooms are large, open spaces with luxurious soft furnishes and comfortable homely furniture. To ensure that you are completely relaxed and appreciative of these exceptional surroundings there are no tvs, telephones or internet. For larger groups Villa Casa Verde is ideal. Located next to the resort, the villa has three bedrooms, one of which has a private patio, there is also a private patio, large terrace and private dining.
The large freshwater pool fed by a natural spring is surrounded by tropical rainforest and a sun deck to enjoy the sun. There is also a sauna and pool side bar. The pousada also have a 40ft schooner yacht anchored at the beach to take guests on tours round the Island, fishing, scuba diving and snorkelling. There are also hiking tours and horseback riding.
The restaurant of Picinguaba serves a selection of fresh fish and seafood and the menu consists of ingredients organically grown and sourced from the hotels own farm.