Angra dos Reis is located in the Green Coast, about 150 km south of Rio de Janeiro. Angra dos Reis means “Bay of the Kings”.Like many Brazilian colonial cities, it was deeply influenced by the catholic Church. In a small area it is possible to find a great number of convents, churches and monuments.
Apart from the town, Angra is comprised of 365 islands and two thousand beaches. Among all of its islands, Ilha Grande stands out. Considered the paradise of adventurers, with its trails, waterfalls and deserted beaches.
The second largest island, Gipóia, is renowned for its magnificent beaches and its inviting snorkeling spots. It’s just a 30 minute boat trip from the Santa Luzia docks in the center of Angra.
Hotel Recommendations for Angra:
PestanaAngra Beach Resort is one of the most exclusive hotels in Angra dos Reis, Brazil, ideal for those who wish to escape the hassle of big cities and enjoy the invigorating tranquility this paradise-like location has to offer.
Surrounded with lush landscapes and a fantastic view overlooking the ocean, this hotel in Angra dos Reis offers all the services needed for a perfect vacation. After a day spent at the beach, why not enjoy the evening with a fantastic massage at the Spa or relaxing in the Jacuzzi? If you are looking for something different, why not PestanaAngra, with a fabulous view overlooking the whole bay?
If have other types of activities in mind, the hotel will be delighted to help you book boat rides to get to know some of the most beautiful islands and beaches in the region, scuba diving, small boats rental, 4×4 Jeep tours, and many more. At the Cais da Ribeira Restaurant, by the sea, you will find a fantastic and typically Portuguese cuisine, offering guests a chance to enjoy the specialties of Portuguese gastronomy. Before, we invite you to have a cocktail at the bar, in order to relax after a day filled with activities, or simply to enjoy the paradise-like landscape, in a cozy environment. PestanaAngra is also ideal for meetings and events, either for business or social reasons. The hotel offers 2 fully equipped rooms, with open air areas for “coaching”.
This Beach Resort in Angra dos Reis has 27 Bungalows, all with a view to the ocean and equipped with air conditioning, mini bar, and a balcony with hammock and lounge chairs, so you can completely forget about the daily stress.
PestanaAngra is 160 Km from the International Airport of Rio de Janeiro, Antonio Carlos Jobim, at about 2 hours drive.
Hotel Via Gale Eco Resort
Located near a heavenly landscape, the Vila Galé Eco Resort de Angra provides a privileged location between the abundant forest of the Atlantic and the sea with its quiet and crystalline waters of Angra dos Reis. Built in the ancient property Tanguá, it still preserves some of its original buildings and imperial palm trees. Apart of a full leisure structure, the hotel also has a complete infrastructure of events, Spa gastronomy.
SAGU MINI RESORT
The Sagu Mini Resort is nestled in the lush Atlantic Rainforest, with a view of the calm waters of the Bay of Abraão, at 10 minutes walking from the village, between Compridaadn Brava Beaches. The design recalls the traditional style of a colonial Portuguese fishing village with an intimate plaza detailed with inlaid terracotta, and light yellow décor, typical of the island. The resort boasts more than 8 hectares of tropical forest and woodlands. Simple yet elegant, the 9 rooms are spacious, featuring two suites located on different levels. All the rooms have a private veranda with a conveniently placed hammock so guests can appreciate the enchanting sunset. The rooms are also equipped with air conditioning, a mini-bar, an orthopedic mattress, spacious bathrooms, an overhead fan, a mosquito net, a telephone. The Resort’s water comes from natural springs and is heated by solar panels. Guests can enjoy the Ofuro – a Japanese style wooden barrel hot tub, while admiring the sounds, sights, and scents of the surrounding forest. Partake in one of the many activities and services that the Sagú mini Resort is pleased to offer: Massage Therapy, Sailing Excursions, Scuba Diving and Certifications, Fishing Excursions, Snorkeling, Guided Hikes and Botanical Tours, Boat Trips, Kayaking.