Casa Paraty

Location: Rio de Janeiro | Brazil

Price guide: £££££ More than £500 per person per night

Do as the Brazilians do and rent yourself a beach house for an exclusive, luxury holiday that’s more affordable than you might think. Casa Paraty is a four bedroom restored colonial mansion complete with swimming pool tucked away behind an understated exterior and walled garden in one of our favourite coastal towns in Brazil.
Perfect forFamilies or groups of friends looking for something a bit special. Casa Paraty is ideal for a couple of weeks of pure relaxation combined with Rio or add on a week at the end of a Brazilian itinerary for well-deserved R&R.
In the knowCasa Paraty also has its own schooner (available for hire by the day or for the whole stay), which is ideal for touring the remote islands, beaches and tucked-away restaurants that lie in the bays off the coast.

Recommended for...

  • Family-friendly
  • Luxury Hotel
  • Private Villa
  • Cultural Immersion

Hotel Overview


Located roughly equidistant between Rio and Sao Paulo (about four hours’ drive from each), Paraty is a gorgeous UNESCO town frozen somewhere in the 18th century. Think cobbled streets, cute little restaurants and galleries showcasing local artists. Hundreds of deserted beaches are just a boat ride away.

Rooms at Casa Paraty

Casa Paraty's understated colonial facade tells little of the luxury behind its doors. Glorious dark-wood floors in the dining and sitting areas open out to a beautifully maintained private walled garden with pool. Upstairs, four charming bedrooms (all have private bathrooms) decorated simply but beautifully making best use of Paraty’s local arts and crafts. All rooms are air-conditioned.

Food and Facilities

Your house comes with a cook available daily between 8am and 5pm to prepare fresh, Brazilian and international food sourced from the local markets. The house also has a washer/dryer, cooker, fridge with ice maker, microwave, cable TV, wireless Internet and air-conditioning. A totally private walled garden conceals a private pool and barbecue for grilling the catch of the day. Two maids will keep things spotless and an English-speaking host is available for four hours per day to arrange excursions.

Activities at Casa Paraty

It’s easy to fall for Paraty. An excellent choice of bars, restaurants and shops are on your doorstep, and there’s a first class fish market, Brazilian cooking school and Asian Spa nearby. When you want to go further afield, speedboat and yacht charter are available locally as well as car hire; sea kayaks, sailing dingies and scuba diving can also be arranged. Surfers should head to Trinidade beach, around 20 minutes’ away by car.

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