The Best Boutique Hotels to Visit in Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil
The Iguacu falls are easy to get to from Foz do Iguacu city center | © Deni Williams / WikiCommons
Foz do Iguaçu is one of the largest waterfall systems in the world and has around 250 cascades. The falls straddle the border between Argentina and Brazil and lie next to Paraguay, offering the opportunity to visit all three countries. For an unforgettable trip, here are the best boutique hotels in Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil.
Viale Tower Hotel
Viale Tower provides a comfortable place to stay at Foz do Iguaçu
with modern rooms and a clean, minimalist design throughout the hotel. After days of exploring the waterfalls and the other attractions Foz do Iguaçu has to offer
, the rooftop at Viale Tower is a great place to wind down with its swimming pool and panoramic views of Paraguay
, Brazil, and Argentina. A gym and sauna make it easier to keep a fitness regime on track and the onsite restaurant with Brazilian and international cuisine makes a great place for an evening of wining and dining.
Maricá Bed and Breakfast
Bed and Breakfast, Hotel
Maricá Bed and Breakfast offers a charming and welcoming place to stay in Foz do Iguaçu and, in keeping with the traditional bed and breakfast style, feels more like a home rather than a hotel. The rooms are individually designed with names such as ‘Romantic’, ‘Lavender’, and ‘Ocean’ and although they all differ in appearance, they maintain a familiar and cozy feel that runs throughout the venue. In addition to an outdoor swimming pool, a well-manicured garden, and personalized service, the bed and breakfast also serves homemade meals and seasonal fruits.
Belmond Hotel das Cataratas
The Belmond Hotel das Cataratas is the only hotel that is located directly inside the Iguaçu National Park
in Brazil, giving guests easy access to the waterfalls. The rooms are decorated in traditional Portuguese style with walls adorned with elegant paintings from Brazilian artist, Ludmilla de Montes. The hotel includes a serene outdoor pool, tennis courts, a gym, a buffet-style breakfast feast every morning, and exceptional service.
Bella Italia Hotel
Located in the middle of the Foz do Iguaçu city, guests at the Hotel Bella Italia get the best of both worlds – proximity to bars, restaurants, and shops, and still just a short bus ride away from the waterfalls. The bedrooms are spacious and upgraded rooms come with whirlpool baths. The restaurant is worth visiting for the buffet-style breakfast in the morning and the selection of fresh Italian dishes in the evening, accompanied by good wine. To book excursions, ask the staff at reception who can organize every aspect of your day trips.
Tarobá Hotel Foz do Iguaçu
With mirrored windows and a grand entrance, Tarobá Hotel Foz do Iguaçu makes a good first impression and the modern decor and clean, spacious rooms decorated in a neutral tone maintain the positive image. The outdoor pool surrounded by wooden decking offers a pleasant spot to relax in between busy days of sightseeing and the pool bar helps guests slip into holiday mode. The hotel is located in Foz do Iguaçu city center and is within easy access to restaurants, bars, and the waterfalls, as well as other well-known attractions in the area.
Águas do Iguaçu Hotel Centro
The bright and spacious Águas do Iguaçu Hotel is located in Foz do Iguaçu’s city center and is surrounded by several low-key yet excellent bars and restaurants, as well as nearby public transport links to easily get to and from the area’s major attractions. To book tours, whether to the waterfalls or any other point of interest, the hotel’s multilingual tour desk can help organize every last detail. A buffet-style breakfast is served every morning with regional specialties including local fruits, cheese, bread, and hot options such as bacon and sausages.
Vivaz Cataratas Hotel Resort & Aqua park
To experience the waterfalls and explore the surrounding area of Foz do Iguaçu, a trip of three days is usually enough. However, with all the additional features that Vivaz Cataratas Hotel has to offer, you’ll be wishing you had a few extra days. More than just a hotel, the Vivaz Cataratas Hotel comes with a large swimming pool, two restaurants, a spa, gym, mini-golf course, and even a waterpark that’s open between October and February. The rooms are bright and airy with tropical plant-print linen and curtains for a true holiday feel. The hotel is family-friendly with several activities for kids, making it a great option if you’re traveling with children.