Orixas Art Hotel, Ceará
|Rua das Praia, 871, Trairi, Ceará, BRAZIL.|
Description: Orixas Art HotelAfter a decade of research, ORIXÁS HOUSE was founded in 1978 in the colonial village of EMBU DAS ARTES in São Paulo, Brasil, by Erich and Graça Steffen.
The purpose being to study, develop and preserve the Amerindians, African and European bases of Brasilian culture via its social antropology; especially in the arts, musical and culinary fields.
In 2001 the ORIXÁS ART HOTEL was built.
In this unique project, a rustic way of life is interwoven into this sophisticated and comfortable hotel.
Sculptures, paintings and other pieces of art find themselves integrated into the natural vegetation of the hotel.
In keeping with a strongly held belief that the hotel should be in harmony with the nature that surrounds it, Orixas Art Hotel was built using regional organic materials by trained local labor.
Type of rooms: Orixas Art Hotel18 Master Suites with private swimming pool (14 in operation)
Additional information: Orixas Art Hotel
Some suites benefit from natural ventilation whilst others have air conditioning.
A number of suites have private jacuzzi pool with hydro massage.
All rooms have TV and DVD.
Other facilities include a games room, Sauna Spa (Health Club and Thalasso Terapy Center), and Restaurant - Bars at the beach and by the pool.
All the restaurants pride themselves on providing a high level of quality and service with only the best of Brazilian and international cuisine.
There is an organic vegetable garden and clients can also take advantage of the MATAGANZA SPACE and THE HOTEL SOLAR DAS VELAS, both located only a few minutes away.
Within the hotel there is an art gallery, an arts and crafts shop and an art atelier.
Numerous activities are available to guests, these include:
- Kite and wind surfing at the Planet International School
- Surfing at the Ceará Surf School at Bitenka
- Buggy rides on the dunes near the Mundaú River and also to Lagoinha Beach with a visit to Almecegas Lake
- Catamaran rides in the Mundaú River
- Traditional boat (jangada) rides at Flecheiras
- Horse riding
- Visits to the mandioca flour and sugar cane extract refinery in Canãa City
- Daily tours are made to Cumbuco, Taíba and Paracuru
- Excursions are also made to Jericoacoara, Delta do Rio Parnaíba and Lençóis Maranhenses
Number of rooms: 18
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1978.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish.Smoking policy: No preferences.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Diners.
Restaurant closed: Open all year.
GPS Coordinates: 3° 13' 11.70'' S 39° 16' 9.79'' W
Nearest airport: Fortaleza Airport - 120 km.