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    A Casa das Portas Velhas

    City hotel - Salvador
    A modern boutique hotel, beautifully designed with real attention to detail about a 15 minute walk from the Pelhourinho. It has a lovely open breakfast room, half inside half outside, and a small garden/terrace with a hot tub at one end. Read more»
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    Aldeia do Mar chalets

    Beach hotel - Itacaré, a short flight south of Salvador
    A small hotel a 10 minute walk from the centre of Itacaré on Praia do Concha. Pool, bar and restaurant overlooking the beach. Read more»
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    Inn/Posada - Boipeba Island
    A beautiful 18th century mansion converted into a private house/hotel, in the centre of town, 10 minutes’ walk from the beach. There is a large kitchen/dining area and a lounge with a veranda overlooking the historic church. There is also a beautiful garden with a small pool (rare in Boipeba). Read more»
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    Amazon Ecopark Jungle Lodge

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    Lodge/Hosteria - 20 minutes north of Manaus by boat
    Spread out on the banks of a stream in 3,000 hectares of forest reserve. In the grounds are an aquarium, an orquidarium, a black water swimming pool with cascades, a hammock area and a games room. Read more»
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    Amazon Village

    Lodge/Hosteria - On the Puraquequará river, downstream from Manaus
    A large property whose cabins (mainly with 2 rooms each) are spread through trees on the banks of a black water river. Read more»
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    Anantara Marau Bahia Resort

    Beach hotel - Peninsula de Maraú
    An exclusive hotel on Taipu de Fora beach offering the most comfortable accommodation on the peninsula. There is a lovely spacious, airy restaurant overlooking the pool and ocean, immaculate gardens, a large pool, small gym, massage room, tennis court, volley ball and beach bar. Was previously called the Kiaroa Beach Resort. Read more»
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    Anavilhanas Jungle Lodge

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    Lodge/Hosteria - Anavilhanas archipelago
    A small lodge, around 3 hours north-west of Manaus by road. The lodge sits on the banks of the Rio Negro opposite the Anavilhanas archipelago (400 islands) and is surrounded by rivers and lush Amazon jungle. The main dining area serves buffet meals with a large variety of local fruits. There is a swimming pool with a view over the river. Read more»
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    Anima Hotel

    Beach hotel - Morro de São Paulo
    Closed until further notice. Set on the fourth beach (Praia do Encanto), this small hotel is the perfect spot to relax. The bungalows are hidden amongst the tropical foliage of the spacious grounds. There is a swimming pool, restaurant, lounge with board games, books and DVD library. Read more»
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    Araras Eco Lodge

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    Lodge/Hosteria - Northern Pantanal
    On the Transpantaneira road 90 minutes south from Cuiabá, this lodge has been established for a number of years and is very well set up for wildlife viewing. The bilingual guides are very knowledgable and the accommodation is comfortable. It can be accessed by road all year round. Read more»
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    Arena Copacabana

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    City hotel - Copacabana
    A beach-front hotel, with modern interior design. Small rooftop pool with great views, and pool-side bar, sauna and gym. Read more»
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    Armacão do Porto

    Beach hotel - Porto de Galinhas
    North of the main village centre, a simple but comfortable hotel across the road from the beach with three swimming pools. There are two restaurants, a gym, massage area and tennis court on site. Read more»
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    Beco de Noronha

    Beach hotel - near Remedios village
    A small and friendly pousada, owned by an artist, in Floresta Nova. It is stylishly decorated with attention to detail especially in the main areas. There are just 3 rooms and a small garden with sun loungers. Read more»
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    Belmond Copacabana Palace

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    City hotel - Copacabana
    This iconic luxury property (owned by Belmond, formerly Orient-Express), steps away from Copacabana beach, opened in 1923 and has first class service. There is a large heated swimming pool, spa, tennis court, the renowned Cipriani restaurant, a pan-Asian restaurant (the vision of celebrity chef Ken Hom), casual pool-side restaurant and piano bar. Read more»
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    Belmond Hotel Das Cataratas

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    Country hotel - Iguassu Falls
    A 5-star hotel, with a traditional feel, owned by Belmond (formerly Orient-Express). The hotel is a lovely old colonial-style property inside the National Park and at the edge of the Iguassu falls. There is a large swimming pool, extensive gardens, 2 restaurants, bar, tennis court and spa. Read more»
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    Best Western Solar Porto de Galinhas

    Beach hotel - Porto de Galinhas
    A lovely hotel right by the sea with 140 rooms. There is a view of the ocean (with a craned neck sometimes) from every area, a nice central pool and open dining area. A 20 minute walk from the village. Read more»
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    Blue Residence

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    Beach hotel - Jericoacoara
    Another 'Blue' hotel, this is an elegant beachfront hotel with a lovely big pool surrounded by private apartments. There is a spa, gym, games room and restaurant right on the beach. Read more»
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    Bourbon Cataratas Convention Resort

    City hotel - Foz do Iguaçu outskirts
    Conveniently located on the way to Iguassu falls this is a comfortable, clean and well-appointed resort hotel. There are indoor and outdoor pools, a fitness centre, kids club, chapel, various shops, travel agencies and a variety of conference facilities. A large conservation area at the rear has trails that lead into nearby forest.  Read more»
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    Burundanga Pousada

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    Inn/Posada - Itacaré, a short flight south of Salvador
    A charming, small pousada 200m from Praia do Concha and a short walk from the centre of Itacaré. The pousada has a warm, friendly atmosphere with tasteful décor and nice touches. There is a breakfast area, small pool and tropical gardens. Read more»
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    Butterfly House

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    Beach hotel - Peninsula de Maraú
    Owner Chloe Gibbs has created a secluded, boutique lodge in a national park on the Marau peninsula, overlooking the ocean on one side and a fresh water lake on the other and surrounded by rainforest. Read more»
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    Caiman Ecological Refuge

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    Estancia/Ranch - Southern Pantanal
    Caiman is 147 miles west of Campo Grande on the southern edge of the Pantanal, and set within a 53,000 hectare ranch. It is involved in environmental research and conservation, including projects on hyacinth macaws, blue-fronted parrots, and their flagship  Onçafari (jaguar) project. Most guests stay at the main lodge where there is a large pool with sun loungers, hammocks, a gym, sauna, small shop, restaurant, bar, a lovely sitting room and outdoor day beds. Both Baiazinha and Cordilheira (smaller lodges available for private groups only) also have lovely pools. Read more»
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    Caminho do Rei

    Beach hotel - Praia do Rosa
    A lovely guesthouse perched high above the southern end of Praia do Rosa with 8 lovely rooms, all of which are different and with different views. There is a pool and deck area with bar and also restaurant, library, games and TV room. Read more»
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    Casa Beija Flor

    Villa - Canavieras
    A perfect villa, ideal for a family or group of friends. Set directly on the beach shaded by an old coconut plantation for shade, with a large swimming pool and deck. Read more»
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    Casa Cairuçu

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    Villa - 15 minutes from Paraty by boat
    This charming beach house is owned by Simon and Fabi Heyes (Simon was a member of the LF team for many years). Nestled in luxuriant vegetation just yards from the ocean the wide verandas offer stunning views from deck chairs or hammocks. There is a fully equipped kitchen; a library of books, CDs and DVDs; a selection of board games; snorkelling equipment, two double kayaks, paddle boards, and rods. Read more»
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    Casa da Ilha

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    Beach hotel - Ilha Grande
    A small, charming pousada with its own jetty, a short boat ride from the island's largest town, Abraão. Nestled in lush forest and built into the hillside, Casa da Ilha is perched just above the ocean, with lovely views over the bay, a stone's throw from a small and effectively private beach. There is a restaurant which is also open to the public and a 15 minute walk through a narrow forested path takes you to the town where there are plenty of places to eat.

    Previously called Sagu Mini Resort. Read more»
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    Casa da Lagoa

    Beach hotel - Florianopolis
    A small and friendly pousada in a quiet street in Centrinho da Lagoa, yet close to a lively area of cafes, shops and restaurants. Read more»
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    Casa de Santo Antonio

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    City hotel - Parnaíba
    A lovely hotel in the centre of Parnaíba. There is a restaurant which serves a delicious set menu of the day each evening and breakfast in the mornings. The is a large pool, spa and nice communal lounge area. Read more»
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    Casa do Amarelindo

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    City hotel - Salvador
    French owned and run, the hotel is on a cobbled street in the Pelourinho. There is a small pool overlooking the bay and a good restaurant, open to the public, which serves a fusion of Bahian and French food. At the top of the hotel, there is a lovely rooftop bar, serving tapas, with stunning views. Read more»
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    Casa do Pescador

    Villa - Close to Paraty
    On a beautiful island with amazing views of the sea, this restored fisherman's cottage is close to Paraty. The island itself has nature trails to nearby beaches and a private dock for swimming in the sea. Read more»
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    Casa Mama Ruisa

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    City hotel - Santa Teresa
    An elegant guesthouse tucked in the hills above Rio within the bohemian Santa Teresa neighbourhood, overlooking Guanabara Bay. Originally a traditional family mansion, Mama Ruisa has been immaculately refurbished and there is a charming open plan dining and sitting room with high ceilings and clean walls, ringed by a veranda with excellent views over the city. Stairs lead down to a pretty garden and pool. Read more»
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    Casa Paraty

    Villa - Paraty
    A charming three storey house in central Paraty with a white-washed, colonial exterior and spacious well-designed interior. The walled garden is completely private and includes a swimming pool and barbecue area. Read more»
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    Casa Turquesa

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    Beach hotel - Paraty
    This eighteenth-century town house was sadly destroyed by fire in the twentieth century, but has since been carefully restored into a beautiful pousada. The original colonial architecture is still present throughout the property, but the owners have also included a number of contemporary features, including a swimming pool, hot tub, bar and wine cellar. Read more»
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    Casarao Amarelo

    Villa - Close to Paraty
    The casa is a ten minute walk into Paraty but has a wonderful position on the banks of the River Jabaquara and dense forest to the side. The beautiful colonial property has a terrace stretching along the length of the house with a good supply of hanging hammocks. Read more»
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    Chili Beach Hotel

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    Beach hotel - Jericoacoara
    A beautiful, small hotel with just 6 rooms next to a quiet beach a few minutes walk from Jeri's restaurants, shops and bars. There is a spa, a lovely pool overlooking the ocean and a good restaurant. Read more»
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    Clipper cruises

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    Cruise ship - Cruises from Manaus
    A comfortable and custom-built riverboat with an observation/sun deck, with a fantastic 360° panoramic view. The boat is small enough to dock at remote spots and cruise to hidden locations due to the shallow draft of only three feet. They offer two, three or five night packages on various boats all operating pretty much the same itinerary Read more»
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    Convento do Carmo

    City hotel - Salvador
    The hotel is closed until further notice. This historic building dates from 1586 and is in the heart of the Pelourinho. It is a former convent by the order of the Sisters of Carmelita and a small church is connected to the hotel. There is a small pool within one of the two courtyards, a restaurant, a bar and spa offering massages. Read more»
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    Cristalino Jungle Lodge

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    Lodge/Hosteria - Alta Floresta - Every day
    A luxury jungle lodge on the edge of the clear waters of the River Cristalino, along the southern belt of the Amazon. The lodge is accessible only by river and is set in a private reserve of 11,399 hectares of pristine and primary rain forest. This region is recognized as an important area of the Amazon in terms of biodiversity. Read more»
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    El Gordo

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    Inn/Posada - Trancoso
    A small, friendly pousada with stylish rooms in the centre of Trancoso, just off the main grass Quadrado and a 10 minute walk from the Praia dos Coqueiros. There is a restaurant and bar, wooden sun deck, infinity pool and communal sitting area. Read more»
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    City hotel - São Paulo
    In the Jardins area of the city, this hotel is modern and has a very 'designer' feel. There is an open courtyard restaurant on the ground floor, at the end of the bar (which boasts some unusual ‘rope’ chairs). and the hotel is a member of the 'Small Leading Hotels of the World' group. Read more»
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    Essenza Dune

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    Beach hotel - Jericoacoara
    Positioned on the edge of Jericoacoara town next to the sunset dune, this unusual hotel has a grassy entrance and views either across the dunes or out to sea. It is modern in design and decorated in neutral colours. Read more»
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    Essenza Hotel

    Beach hotel - Jericoacoara
    The newest addition to the 'Blue' group of hotels and the most luxurious. Essenza is an exclusive, sophisticated hotel with an emphasis on relaxation and attention to detail. There is a large glass-sided pool, hot tub, spa and private beachfront restaurant. Read more»
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    Estanplaza Paulista

    City hotel - Paulista area of the city
    A friendly and well-placed hotel in one of the smarter areas of the city, with easy access to galleries, shops and restaurants. The restaurant serves an excellent breakfast and there are snacks and hot drinks available in the lobby. Concierge and reception are very helpful. Citibank is just round the corner, and the Museum of Art is five minutes' walk away. Read more»
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    Etnia Casa Hotel

    Inn/Posada - Trancoso
    A small, comfortable, stylish pousada with excellent service a short walk from the main grassy square and a 15 minute walk from Praia dos Coqueiros. The bungalows are set in tropical gardens and all slightly different. There is a bar, reading area and pool. Breakfast is included and there are snacks available at lunchtime, but no restaurant for dinner due to the many excellent restaurants in Trancoso. Read more»
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    Fairmont Copacabana

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    City hotel - Copacabana
    A large luxury hotel in a prime position on the Ipanema end of Copacabana beach. The hotel was designed with inspiration from 1950s Rio and has a restaurant which overlooks the ocean, a café, bar, spa and two swimming pools. Its position allows easy access to Ipanema with its stylish shops, restaurants and bars. Read more»
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    City hotel - Ipanema
    A unique Philippe Starck-designed hotel in a prime position on Ipanema with wonderful views along the beach. The hotel oozes modern elegance and style and no corner has been cut in the choice of materials, from the marble bathrooms to the sleek wood finish and handcrafted furniture. Best of all is a stunning rooftop pool with fabulous panoramic vistas of Ipanema. The seafood restaurant, Fasano Al Mare, on the ground floor, is one of the best in Rio. Read more»
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    City hotel - São Paulo
    A very stylish and trendy hotel in Jardins, in a pleasant area of tree-lined streets near to Rua Oscar Freire with its designer boutiques. The hotel has an acclaimed restaurant, famous for Italian cuisine and a fine wine selection. there is an attractive 1930s style bar with leather armchairs and subdued lighting. The Spa and pool are on the 22nd floor with wonderful views of the city. Read more»
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    Fazenda Barra Mansa

    Lodge/Hosteria - Southern Pantanal
    A tradional family run lodge on the banks of the Rio Negro and part of a 1,000 hectare fazenda (farm) with cattle and horses grazing in the fields around it. The main house has a screened terrace/veranda, lounge area with lots of beautiful books on the Pantanal and a small bar. The dining room is in a separate building which is screened and there are shady areas, with hammocks, in the garden for relaxing during the heat of the day. Read more»
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    Fazenda Barranco Alto

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    Estancia/Ranch - Southern Pantanal
    This is a small, family managed pousada in a very pretty setting, with grass fields sloping down to the river at the front of the house, and horses, cows and rheas roaming all around. Read more»
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    Fazenda Catuçaba

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    Country hotel - about 2 hours by road from Paraty
    The property is a 450 hectare Coffee Fazenda, dating from 1850, about 20km from the small town of São Luiz do Paraitinga. The main house oozes character and maintains many original features including wonderful wooden floors and traditional furniture. The dining area, sitting room, wine cellar and library are all in the main building which overlooks the gardens and terrace. There is a minimum stay of 4 nights. Read more»
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    Fazenda Pai Mateus

    Inn/Posada - Cariri
    A simple but comfortable farm in a remote spot inland, close to the impressive rock formation of Lajedo do Pai Mateus. There is a pool and sauna and a good restaurant serving traditional, local cuisine. Read more»
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    Flotel Piranha

    Lodge/Hosteria - 3 hours west of Manaus
    Sadly this lodge is currently closed. This floating lodge is moved several times a year, depending on water levels, to ensure the optimal position for wildlife observation. Surrounding the main module are several other platforms built in traditional style with thatched rooves. These provide sitting areas, the kitchen, and a small vegetable garden. Read more»

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