Sítio Folha d'Água - Earth Lodge
Guest house | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Eco-accomodation in a Park with friendly dogs: Hidden away in the Environmental Conservation Area of Rio Capivara, close to the cozy little beach town of Arembepe, Sítio Folha d'Água is a natural sanctuary perfect for those seeking inner peace and wellness. The tranquil environment lends itself to the process of healing and well-being for both adults and children. Visitors will also have the unique opportunity to live alongside and interact with a friendly dog-pack.
The Sítio offers the rental of little ecological earth lodges (single room with loft bed and attached bathroom), constructed in a traditional Native Indian style with thatched roofs but equipped with modern facilities and internet access, making it suitable for those seeking a rustic retreat or wishing to engage in creative pursuits such as taking a sabbatical, writing or painting. Also, guests can choose to stay in a private chalet with a verandah in the midst of nature.
Additional paid options available:
Organic breakfast, airport transfers, guided tours, washing clothes, participation in healing sessions and creative workshops.
Or you can simply rest, reflect and meditate, be alone or in a group. The Sítio facilitates connections with nature, making it also suitable for groups and organizations to arrange workshops, symposiums, research projects and meditation retreats.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Arembepe 4 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Possible to arrange for airport transfer 21 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|General||TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 4 bathrooms of which 3 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1)|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, Private fishing lake or river|
The North East Brazil region
Bahia is one of the most interesting and historically rich states in Brazil, with a very unique culture influenced by African traditions, and is home to some of the most beautiful beaches and natural landscapes in the world.
The surroundings include the charming fishing town of Arembepe, which has an historical background and beaches offering bathing and surfing as well as other attractions, and the more rural surroundings in which the property is situated (a very small rural community with a small supermaket for basic provisions and some little stores only 500 meters away, lots of nice greenery, riverside vegetation, wild birds, monkeys, etc.).
We can arrange tours with a licensed tour guide to the historic city of Salvador da Bahia, as well as many places of interest further up the coast such as Praia do Forte, Imbassai, Mangue Seco. If you prefer, it is also possible to make these journeys by a rented car or by bus.
The city of Salvador boasts museums, shops, parks, movie theaters, concert halls, open air concerts and performances, etc. If you want to get to know the city of Salvador, this is absolutely possible while you are staying at the Sítio, because it is easy to make a day-trip.
Around Arembepe itself, however, the most popular entertainment is going to the beach (including surfing). There also are some groups active: music, women´s samba-group, capoeira, etc. Excursions can be arranged at a reasonable cost, such as kayaking on the Capivara River, which meanders through the grasslands of the Rio Capivara Environmental Preservation Area, and deep-sea fishing, etc.
Further afield are a number of other interesting beaches, rivers, and natural reserves, which can be accessed from the Sitio. Also, we do have partnerships with several other social and environmental projects in the area, which you are welcome to visit.
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14 Aug 2014
"Lovely Rustic Space in a Peaceful Natural Reserve"
I had a lovely stay at Sitio Folha da Agua. It is located on a natural reserve, so there are all kinds of animals about---tiny adorable monkeys swinging from the trees, great big frogs, hundreds of ty… More
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