Pousada da Terra
The Pousada da Terra is a wonderful little place to enjoy the pleasures of nature and art in the mountains of Minas Gerais. Founded in 1989 by artists Beth Cavalcanti and Jose Renato Sartori, it offers guests comfort, simplicity, peace and friendly service on 6.2 acres of beautiful gardens. The guest rooms feel like home with their charming multi-pane windows, wood floors and cheerful artistic touches, and leisure facilities include a lovely swimming pool along with sports fields ideal for playing soccer, volleyball or badminton. There is also a reading room, fireplace and art studio where Beth holds painting and drawing classes. Wildlife like monkeys, toucans and hummingbirds can be viewed and bikes are available.
The hotel is located in the town of Tiradentes, half a mile from the Maria Fumaça Station and less than a mile from the town's historic center. In the countryside around Tiradentes one can go hiking, visit waterfalls, go horseback riding and go bike riding.
Food & Beverage
Breakfast, served between 8:30 and 11:30am, consists of bread, fruit, yogurt, honey, jams, juices, granola, cheese, cakes, coffee, tea, milk and homemade cookies. In the evenings guests can enjoy homemade cookies accompanied by teas brewed with fresh herbs harvested from the garden.
How To Get There
To get to the hotel from the Maria Fumaça Station, take the road leading towards Tiradentes then take a right onto Estrada da Caixa D'água. Half a mile later you'll arrive at the hotel on your right.
Amenities & Services
General:Fireplace, Facilities For Disabled Guests, Bar, Ground-Floor Terrace, Breakfast, Communal Living Room, Parking (free), Garden.
Services:Tours and Excursions, Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free), Bike Rental.
On-Site Activities:Outdoor Swimming Pool, Board Games, Children's Playground, Sports Field, BBQ Facilities.
Nearby Attractions:Fishing, Dairy Farm, Hiking, Railroad Station, Nature Reserve, Horseback Riding, Cattle Ranch, Museum, Cathedral.
Check-in and Check-out Times
Check-in time: 1pm
Check-out time: 12am
The hotel operates a non-smoking policy, but smoking is permitted in designated smoking areas.
Guests are allowed to bring pets onto the property.
Cribs for children under 5 years of age are available for free.
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