Fazenda Catuçaba is a unique 450-hectare coffee estate, bordering a Unesco natural reserve near the Mata Atlantica rainforest, a unique ecosystem in São Luiz do Paraitinga. Sister hotel to Pousada Picinguaba this charming boutique hotel is situated in a traditional and historical Brazilian setting and represents the Fazenda lifestyle, a key part of Brazilian culture. With the atmosphere and feel of a family home this Chic Retreat is very relaxed and laid-back with no TV or mobile phones. Hooray! Don't worry, there is Wifi! Fazenda Catuçaba is an experience, not just a hotel, a stay here is authentic and true and the philosophy behind it is that of natural, simple pleasures that bring happiness and wonderful memories.
The region around Catuçaba is one of the most beautiful less well-known parts of Brazil. Whether you feel adventurous or lazy, there is something for everyone in this extraordinarily rich natural habitat. Horse riding, paragliding, trekking, birdwatching and trips on Picinguaba's schooner are just some of the many activities on offer nearby.
Delicious, healthy food from the organic farm is used for the local recipes.. Coffee of course, milk and cheese for the morning, homemade breads, typical pao de queijo, fruit pies, fresh salads, farm eggs, meat from the hotel's cows, jams and honey... In the evening guests can enjoy a caipirinha made from the farm's organic sugar-cane cachaca and lemons around the fireplace, before a picanha, the local barbecue beef.