Vila Bela Vista
Kite-surfers whizz by on the flat sands that lay just feet form this Prea hotel. The look is vaguely rustic, with thatched roofs topping the seven bungalows. The circle a huge pool, some 23 metres long, with its own impressive wooden sun deck. Enjoy the ocean views while having your open air shower.
One of Brazil’s hidden gems, it takes an adventurous spirit – and a guide with a four-wheel drive vehicle – to open up this isolated region. Once you’re there, though, a diverse landscape is yours to enjoy, from beaches to mangrove lagoons to sand dunes.