Ouro Preto is a city in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil, a former colonial mining town located in the Serra do Espinhaço mountains and designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO because of its outstanding Baroque architecture.
Accommodation in Ouro Preto
Located about a 15 minute walk away from the center of Ouro Preto, the refined Solar do Rosario hotel is a converted 19th century building opposite the Rosario church. It has 37 rooms and 9 suites, an excellent restaurant, and two swimming pools, one heated, in a pleasant terraced outdoor area.
This sprawling mid-18th-century fazenda (ranch) just outside town has a palm-lined drive, a pond, tennis courts and outdoor pavilions. Rooms are immense, with fireplaces, solar hot water and antique furniture. The chef here is renowned for his leitão à pururuca (roast suckling pig). Set in a beautiful park with a lake, this charming guest house […]