The Belmond Hotel Das Cataratas is a gem beside Brazil’s Iguassu Falls. Surrounded by lush rainforest, this pastel-pink hideaway grants exclusive access to the park—minus the crowds. The hotel is the only hotel located inside Iguassu National Park on the Brazilian side of the falls. Owned by the Belmond group, which also own the Copacabana Palace in Rio, this wonderfully luxurious property is the place to stay on a holiday to Iguassu Falls.The only hotel located within the Brazilian side of Iguassu National Park, the Belmond Hotel das Cataratas enjoys an unrivalled location just a short stroll from the sensational Iguassu waterfalls. Guests enjoy exclusive access to this magnificent sight in the evening and at dawn, when the park is closed to other visitors.
Seeing the falls in near solitude is magical, but the Belmond Hotel das Cataratas offers more than just a great location. Enter a world of understated luxury. Soak up the jungle chorus while you float in the pool, stroll gardens bejewelled with orchids and sip caipirinhas as the sun goes down. Embark on the ultimate adventure at South America’s first and only Forbes Five Star hotel, and you’ll never want to leave.
As you wake up in a tropical paradise, the soothing Portuguese-Colonial fixtures breathe old-world elegance into every spacious room and suite. Recline in vibrant artisanal fabrics and admire locally-commissioned artworks adorning the walls. There are a variety of room types and the Junior Suites feature a cosy living room in which to pen the day’s adventures. Make a splash in your private pool with new Pool Suites. And the resplendent Cataratas Suites allow the ever-present whisper of the Falls to beckon you onto one of four panoramic balconies.
Restored to its original 1950s charm, the hotel’s hacienda-style exterior is matched by its warm, inviting interior design. Step outside and explore the sprawling, sculpted grounds. Spot a kaleidoscopic array of tropical flowers as howler monkeys call in the distance. Nestled in the centre is an elegantly designed pool. Flanked by orchids, it’s the perfect spot for a refreshing dip after a day full of adventure.
The hotel also offers a tennis court as well and 2 fabulous restaurants and bar – all in all it’s a perfect spot to include on a luxury holiday to Brazil.