At Casa dos Arandis, the owning couple Nanana and Cacau open their doors to welcome and host you as a close friend. With a reception like theirs, you will feel completely at ease. The homely atmosphere is reflected in the food, one of the strongest suits of the hotel: an experienced Bahia chef prepares your meals, from the simple and tasty tapiocas to sophisticated seafood meals. The peaceful and comforting sensations enhance when you take in your surroundings, a nearly deserted beach. If you are looking for an extra something, there are plenty of activities to connect with nature!
SUL Hotels Tip: Exclusivity is one of the greatest assets of Casa Dos Arandis: only 4 bungalows, the hotel is perfect to gather a small group of friends or family and have your own beach house.
All 4 bungalows are very spacious, each with 100sqm and all this space is carefully decorated to create an intimate setting. Each unit has a king bed with Egyptian thread count linens and feather pillows, Moroccan lamps, Indian luminaire, 32 inches LCD TV, iPod dock, air conditioning, in-room safe, hair dryer and soft cotton robes as the “icing on the cake”. The bathroom has a large closet and a bathtub made of volcanic stones, which is impossible to resist. Trumping the list of perks is the private deck with an outdoor shower and a futon. It is possible to add a single bed to room, as to accommodate up to 3 people.
This two-bedroom house counts with the basic structure of two bathrooms, living room and kitchen. It is perfect to spend time with family or friends with the service and comfort provided by the hotel, in a more intimate environ, inspired by typical Bahian fishermen homes.
You will never experience a hotel as intimate as this: to be welcomed by Nanana and Cacau is a true privilege. At Casa dos Arandis you will feel completely at ease, while tasting some delicious meals and enjoying the unique “home-sweet-home” comfort.
Being set in a nearly deserted beach area, staying at Casa Dos Arandis is guaranteed to be a relaxing time.
The bungalows add to this feeling, with a high quality structure and small details that make all the difference, such as having a warm robe to wear after showering. Casa dos Arandis fulfills its purposes with perfection: days of utmost comfort, relaxation and a constant feeling of being completely at ease.
Maraú Peninsula is located in a region of Southern Bahia known as Palm Coast, between Morro de São Paulo and Itacaré. This mention to 2 neighboring paradisiacal locations hints what to expect and imagine about landscapes and the ecosystems of Maraú. There are over 40km of almost deserted beaches all year round, which during the low tide form dozens of natural swimming pools, packed with fish that arise between reef mazes. A true nature spectacle!
Besides relaxing (and then relaxing some more), there are many activities to enjoy while having incredible at Arandis. You can go for long walks along stunning deserted beaches or take a bike by courtesy of the hotel and cycle around this intimate paradise. The hotel also organizes trekings through a garden of giant bromeliads, canoeing and stand-up paddle through the mangroves. If you like boat tours, sail towards Camamu bay, where a beautiful waterfall awaits! The boat tour also goest through the villages of Taipus de Fora and Barra Grande.
The access to Casa dos Arandis is through Ilheus airport, and from there an approximate 2hour drive will take you to the hotel. Alternatively, Arandis can arrange a shuttle service for you.