Why is our hotel eco?

  • 13 hectares of lush nature with varied, mainly native flora and fauna
  • 3 hectares renaturation (creation of a protected area for natural reforestation)
  • Botanical garden with detailed information boards
  • We grow our own organic fruit and vegetables, without the use of pesticides.
  • Certified by ABIO*
    (*Associação dos agricultores biológicos do Estado do Rio de Janeiro)
  • Healthy food from our own garden or from the market – we buy regional and seasonal
  • On request we cook for you also vegetarian or vegan
  • Cultivation and use of PANC – non-conventional food plants
  • Production of own juices and jams
  • Fresh, clean water from our own well
  • Water recycling – use of rainwater for garden irrigation
  • Solar energy for hot water preparation
  • Use of techniques for chlorine reduction in the pool
  • Energy saving measures
  • Ecotourism – Guided horseback rides, walks, bicycle tours, excursions in the region

Waste reduction through:

  • Composting
  • Use of food leftovers in animal feed
  • Waste separation and recycling.
  • Avoidance of plastic packaging and disposable products
  • Donations of recyclable items (bed linen, towels, clothes, furniture) to needy families

Our social contribution:

  • Employment of local workers in permanent employment

We are Greenleaders (Gold Level) at TripAdvisor