Guest house | 10 bedrooms | sleeps 20
This beautiful property have as a feature 10 spacious double rooms well decorated with taste and charm, all in suite with wardrobe, safety box, air conditioning, ceiling fan, mini bar, 32 or 43 inches TV, SKY cable TV, Wi-Fi, balcony with sea or garden view, King Size Bed with 400-thread linens, 9 bathrooms with 10 inches of rain heated shower with quality bath towels. The master suite have 2 conjugated rooms, deck with panoramic views to the sea and a bathroom with Jacuzzi. The House offers a full equipped and spacious kitchen, laundry area with washing machine, ornate garden, parking, private swimming pool with wooden beds, pillows and stunning views of the beach, 2 wide livings rooms with fireplace and 3D 43 inches TV, 1 toilet, dining room and terrace. The Vila Flores is well located in a residential area whit 24 hours security, quiet and wooded street, just 250 meters from Ferradura Beach, 2 kilometres from Down Town and the famous Rua das Pedras. The Vila Flores residence offer comfort, elegance and privacy in a luxurious and cozy beach house.
|Size||Sleeps up to 20, 10 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Ferradura, Foca, Forno, Brava, Armação, João Ferna|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Rio International Airport Tom Jobin 180 km, Nearest railway: No train station|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Video player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||10 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 9 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (9), Dining seats for 9, Lounge seats for 12|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
The South East Brazil region
Located on north of the capital Rio de Janeiro, the REGIÃO DOS LAGOS (also known as Metropolitan Cabo Frio) is considered one of the most beautiful coastal regions of southeastern Brazil. One of its main features is to live harmoniously with the contrasts come from the luxury and simplicity, modern and colonial, with all the naturalness of a people accustomed to receive and treat with kindness all the tourists who visit its natural beauty.
In total, the Região dos Lagos is comprised by 13 cities and more than 100 kilometers of coastline: Araruama, Armação dos Búzios, Arraial do Cabo, Cabo Frio, Carapebus, Casimiro de Abreu, Iguaba Grande, Macaé, Maricá, Quissamã, Rio das Ostras, São Pedro da Aldeia, Saquarema. All, with countless lakes and beautiful beaches for all tastes, from the open sea, suitable for surfing, like those of cove with calm waters, favorable for diving.
The largest cities are, respectively, Macaé and Cabo Frio, 194,413 sq. - IBGE/2009 and 186,004 sq. - IBGE/2009.
More traditional activity found in the region continues to be the extraction of sea salt, present in abundance throughout the State's coast. Usually along the salt flats are the windmills, also considered a symbol of the region, with the sun that shines 300 days a year under a clear blue sky.
Visiting the various cities that make up the coastal region, it is not hard to find fishing colonies scattered along the beaches quieter. Despite all the development, there are still many families living in the light of fishing, which further intensifies the rustic tone of some of his landscapes.
Among all these mentioned, the most visited by tourists are Cabo Frio and Buzios. Cabo Frio mainly of their night, natural beauty and beaches. Well known mainly by mineiros, who often spend the season in this beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro is now considered one of the largest. Buzios is a very famous also for its beaches, beautiful discovery by Bardot. Another good option are the towns of Arraial do Cabo and Saquarema.
The tiny fishing village of Búzios, about two hours north of Rio de Janeiro in Rio de Janeiro state burst into prominence when French actress Brigitte Bardot visited there in her heyday.
It has since grown to international repute, likened to Saint Tropez, and offers the visitor sandy white beaches, an all season climate, lively nightlife, sports, all-over suntans, and a chance to sit on Brigitte's lap.
Not the real lap, of course, but on the lap of the statue of her on the Orla Bardot, poised on her suitcase looking out to sea. The esplanade is a great place to people watch and catch the sunset.
The name Búzios actually includes three communities on the peninsula: Ossos, meaning bones, on the northern tip is the oldest and most attractive, with colonial homes and a more "gracious" feel, Manguinhos and Armação. The beaches at the northern end of the peninsula are easiest to get to and are more sheltered. The southern beaches are prettier, but harder to get to.
Located on a peninsula between the Atlantic and the coastal maritime currents Búzios enjoys a pleasant year-round climate, with temperatures averaging about 79ºF (26ºC).
High season is apt to be crowded and expensive as are weekends during the year. Out of season and mid-week visits are less crowded and less expensive. Reservations are always a good idea.
Try a different beach every day. You'd need several weeks to get to them all!
The beaches on the east, on the Atlantic side, are windier with cooler water, ideal for sports.
The beaches on the west offer calmer, warmer water, ideal for swimming and sun-bathing.
Take the Búzios Trolley on a tour of the area, complete with a description of the peninsula's history and geography.
Surf at Geribá, Brava and Tucuns beaches.
Dive, ride horses, trek, mountain bike, sail, play tennis or just laze on a beach.
Stroll Rua da Pedras during the day and return at night for the nightlife that goes on into the wee hours.
Cruise around the peninsula with stops for lunch and beach time. The schooner Queen Lory offers two and four hours trips, including lunch, soft drinks and Caipirinhas aboard and snorkeling opportunities.
Play golf at the Búzios Golf Club.
Walk through the neighborhood at Praia Dos Ossos to view the colonial style buildings.
Food and Drink choices are plentiful.
You can stay on the beach all day with beach side restaurants and vendors with snacks and drinks.
Most of the lodgings are in pousadas, small hotels with fewer rooms and more personalized service. Some are quite luxurious, others less so. Browse the list of hotels for availability, rates, amenities, location, activities and other specific information.
Whenever you go to Búzios, boa viagem!