Hotel Vila Selvagem, Ceará
|Fortim, Ceará, BRAZIL.|
Description: Hotel Vila SelvagemHotel Vila Selvagem was created to satisfy the most demanding guests in terms of luxury, charme, comfort and peace, without compromise in an exceptional environment. Surrounded by vast stretches of virgin sand and pristine dunes, the resort Hotel Vila Selvagem is set in a dream landscape where nature has preserved its privileges. The beach of Pontal de Maceio, where Hotel Vila Selvage is located, is a small fishing village 135 km from Fortaleza (Coast of Ceará - Northeastern Brazil).
The authenticity of the place, the restorative powers it transmits and the many opportunities for strolls excursions and discoveries, promise an unforgettable stay. With just 14 apartments, large verandas overlooking the sea, constructed of the best materials and decorated with sobriety and refinement, the Vila Selvagem is a very special spot. They always exhibit works of the most talented contemporary artists of the International scene.
A restaurant lapped by the ocean waves, a cozy lounge bar with subdued lightning playing Brazilian and international melodies, a spacious swimming pool and a wellness centre (SPA) with steam bath (hammam), rasul rooms, beauty treatments and massages are all part of the modern amenities that satisfy guests in an atmosphere of attentive simplicity.
Type of rooms: Hotel Vila Selvagem2 Deluxe Rooms: swimming pool view
2 Deluxe Rooms: sea view
3 Comfort Bungalows
7 Deluxe Bungalows
All 14 apartments feature large verandas, some overlooking the sea, up market bedding and linens, flat screen satellite TV/DVD player, Wi-Fi, individual safe, mini-bar and air conditioning.
Additional information: Hotel Vila Selvagem
Dining: The simple but refined menu invites you to discover the excellent North Eastern Brazilian dishes and to enjoy a light international cuisine elaborated with the sea products. The outdoor terrace tables offer a spectacular panorama of the beach and the movement of the lobster fishermen's "jangadas".
Bar: the cozy bar welcomes you in a friendly atmosphere that is open to the pool and the sea. The bartender will concoct your favorite cocktail unless you prefer to sip the famous "Caïpirinha" or one of their tasty natural fruit juices.
Music: Brazilian and international rhythms as well as an open stage for the visiting musicians will entertain your evening.
The Spa and Wellness Centre features a Hammam (Turkish steam bath) with its Rassoul room (Moroccan clay bath), several massages and beauty treatment rooms (pedicure, manicure, body care and personal coaching). The centre is supervised by a team of trained professionals who make your stay pleasant and relaxing.
The surroundings of the Hotel Vila Selvagem are exceptional.
They can help organize activities such as:
- Dune buggy ride to the beaches of Canoa Quebrada and Redonda
- Stationary bottom fishing (Palangrotte) at the Jaguaribe river.
- Water-ski on the "Canal do Amor".
- Sailing on the river
- Out to sea on fishermen's "jangadas"
- Kite Surf for beginners or experts
- Horse ride
- Discovery of the local nature's richness
- Bicycle ride on the beach
Number of rooms: 14
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2010.
Period of closure: open all year.
Languages spoken: Portugues, French, English, Spanish.Smoking policy: All rooms are non smoking.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Mastercard, American Express.
How to get here: Pontal de Maceió (municipality of Fortim) is located 135 km from Fortaleza, about 2 hours car trip by the CE-040 highway.
Travelling by car:
Coming from the city of Fortaleza, follow the CE-040 direction Aracati. 15 km before the city of Aracati, take the junction for Fortim. In the centre of Fortim (Church Square) go in the direction of Pontal de Maceió and follow the signs to the Hotel Vila Selvagem.
Coming from Natal, follow the BR-406 up to the city of Mossoró (RN), then the BR-304 until Aracati. Pass the city and take the CE-040 direction Fortaleza. About 15 km after Aracati, take the junction for Fortim. In the centre of Fortim (Church Square) go in the direction of Pontal de Maceió and follow the signs to the Hotel Vila Selvagem.
The Pinto Martins International Airport of Fortaleza is located at about 10 km from the centre of the city and 130 kilometers of Pontal de Maceió. It receives daily flights from several domestic and International capitals. Companies serving the Fortaleza airport: GOL, TAM, Ocean Air, Webjet, CTACV (Air Transport Cape Verde), TAP (Europe), Delta Airlines (Atlanta), Livingston (Rome and Milan, Italy), Air Italy.
Helicopter and private plane:
The Hotel Vila Selvagem can arrange helicopter flights directly from the airport of Fortaleza to the Hotel Vila Selvagem or private flights to the airport of Aracati/Canoa Quebrada, 15 minutes drive from the hotel.
Transfers Fortaleza/Vila Selvagem
The Hotel Vila Selvagem can organize transfers by car from the Pinto Martins airport or your hotel in Fortaleza.
GPS Coordinates: 4° 24' 3.88'' S 37° 47' 10.08'' W
Nearest airport: Aracati/Canoa Quebrada, 15min drive - Pinto Martins International Airport of Fortaleza, 130km