Foz do Iguaçu is located at the Brazilian–Argentinean border, near to the Iguaçu river and the Paraná river. The area has some spectacular natural phenomenons and is well worth a trip of a day or two. We pick the best hotels to make the most of your trip.
Rafain Palace Hotel & Convention Center is primarily a business location, with modern and comfortable apartments and suites. However, it caters pretty well to leisure guests as well, with various sports facilities, such as a tennis court and a football field, and a swimming pool with a full programme. The highlight of a stay is definitely the huge buffet breakfast, which showcases international and Brazilian specialities.
For a city centre location, it doesn’t get much better than Hotel Bella Italia, located right in the middle of Foz do Iguaçu, near the largest shopping mall. The rooms and three suites are comfortable and the hotel offers a plentiful breakfast buffet, with everything you can imagine. However, one of the main draws aside from location is the staff – they can help plan all sorts of excursions. The restaurant is great too, focussing on Italian dishes accompanied by local and international wines.
Águas do Iguaçu is located in the city centre with excellent connections to plenty of shopping and attractions. In fact, it’s only 300m from the Antonio Pedro de Nadai Station, which offers easy access to Iguaçu Falls. The tasty breakfast is a particular highlight, while staff are always on hand to help with planning excursions into the surrounding area. If you’d prefer to relax, the hotel has a pool and free WiFi.
This colonial Portuguese-style Hotel das Cataratas is the only hotel directly situated in the Iguaçu National Park in Brazil. Needless to stay, it’s pretty convenient for exploring. Fill up on the plentiful breakfast before heading out, or come back to relax in the pool, the green area or doing sports in the gym or tennis court. The rooms are furnished in a typical Portuguese style, decorated with beautiful paintings by the Brazilian artist Ludmilla de Montes.
Maricá is something unique in Foz do Iguaçu. It is a Bed and Breakfast, in the Irish style, with very comfortable rooms and a warm, welcoming atmosphere. Maricá Bed & Breakfast is a lovingly run hotel, which offers guests great service, an outdoor pool with a terrace and a beautiful garden for a relaxing afternoon post adventuring. The restaurant serves great homemade dishes and seasonal fruits.
Del Rey Hotel is located in the city center – the perfect place to do some excursions to the Iguaçu Falls and the Bird Park. The rooms are comfortable and there’s plenty of entertainment including a TV room, billiards, poker and soccer. However, one of the main draws in the pool, which boasts an impressive panorama view over Foz do Iguaçu.
Viale Tower is one of the newest hotels in Foz do Iguaçu and offers very comfortable and modern rooms. Besides the common services, the hotel has a swimming pool with a pool bar situated at the top of the building and offering a great view over three countries: Paraguay, Brazil and Argentina. Aside from the pool, sports lovers will find a fitness room and a sauna. And last but not least, the hotels restaurant offers tasty Brazilian and international kitchen.