Natal

Also known as Cidade do Sol (The City of the Sun), Natal – Rio Grande do Norte’s state capital – is by a countless number of motives, an excellent destination in Brazil. Colonized by the Portuguese, after hard struggles against the Potiguar Indians and French pirates that used the region as commercial warehouse for “Pau Brasil”, Natal was in the first centuries of settlement a town that developed in a very slow rhythm.

Always pleaded with avidity, in reason of its enourmous strategic importance, Natal since the beginning was a basic point in order to assure the superiority in the Northeastern Brazil, and even during the II World’s was, served as an operation base for the United States troopers to attack in the Caribbean Sea, Southern Atlantic and Western Africa.

The city, nowadays, is mainly concerned with the tourism, justified by the amazing tropical climate and the high quality of its beaches, and due to the investments made in this area, Natal is probably one the regions with more potential in all Brazil, to get a leadership in the tourism sector of services.

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Imirá Plaza Hotel

Location: located at Via Costeira in Natal, with quick and easy access to all major areas:  Augusto Servero Airport22 Km – City Center7 Km – Convention Center 2 Km – Major Shopping Centers7 Km – Ponta Negra Beach 3 Km.

Total Number of Room Units: There are 166 units available, 127 with beachfront balconies and 39 facing the sand dunes – these with bathtubs.

Room Characteristics: All rooms come with maximum comfort and feature air conditioning, cable TV, minibar and answering machine in 6 languages.

Restaurant / Cuisine: Delicious and varied regional and international dishes at the cozy Restaurante Tainá, and its unique ocean view. We offer refreshing and icy-cold beers produced next door at the Cervejaria Via Continental.

Business / Events: The event rooms were designed to host meetings, conferences, conventions and parties in general. A well-trained and efficient staff complements the perfect infrastructure to host any event. The hotel offers 6 modular event rooms with private access, an area reserved exclusively for setting up. Other services such as buffet, cocktails and cutlers are also available.

Note: Event rooms Portinari and Leonardo da Vinci are modular, with private access – hosting up to 400 people.

Mega Events We also offer an area dedicated to host concerts and shows: the Imira’ Arena. Beachfront area with maximum capacity for up 10,000 people. A space to build large stages. Business center (with computers, fax, printer), and wireless connection.

Leisure Options: The Hotel offers a beautiful beachfront green area for you and your family to relax and enjoy, including adult and kids swimming pools, playground, wet bar, piano bar, game room and a tennis court. The Hotel has a special crew dedicated to entertain you with several sports and leisure activities, all day long. For your convenience, we also offer a fitness center, beauty salon, spa and sauna.

Hotel Services: For your convenience, we offer our guests exclusive services such as car rentals, arts and crafts shop, convenience store, local trips and tours, beauty salon and massage. For those who enjoy extreme sports, we have all the information you need to find buggy tours, off-road trips and boat rides, as well as wind surfing, jet skis, snorkeling, Para gliders and more.

Manary Praia Hotel

Location: Located on the sands of the beautiful Ponta Negra beach.

Total number of Room Units: 24 rooms.

Room Characteristics: Manary’s 24 rooms are equipped with air conditioning, LCD flat screen TV with Cable program, a stocked mini-bar, hair dryer, electronic safe, background music, direct dial phone and free broadband Internet access allowing the usage of your notebook.  The wide verandas are fitted with hammocks.  In the Luxury rooms, in addition, a DVD player is available. All rooms are fitted with a “queen-size” bed and single bed.

Restaurant / Cuisine: The Manary Restaurant, with a beautiful view of the sea, provides delicious dishes prepared with both regional and international flavors and condiments. During the day, enjoy drinks and snacks served from the informal poolside bar. In the evening, the setting, illuminated by flaming torches and candles, emphasizes our most prominent feature – the romantic atmosphere

Business / Events: Manary has a modern infrastructure and can provide specialized services in a charming and intimate ambience. Apart from the Meeting and Events Room, which accommodates up to 60 people.

Manary can also accommodate up to 130 guests on the pool-deck, for cocktails and banquets.  There’s no extra charge for the wonderful sea view!

Leisure Options: swimming pools for adults and children, a games room and reading room.

Hotel Services: Business Center, Meeting and Events Room and 24-hour room service.

Distinctive Features: A member of the prestigious Roteiros de Charme Hotel Association, Manary, in the language spoken by the Potiguara Native Americans who lived in the region, means “The Spirit of Well-Being. The Nautilus shell, the Hotel’s logo, symbolizes the comfort and aesthetic sense we seek in our architecture and décor. The exhibition of minerals in the coffee shop is the most complete collection in the State. An assemblage of ethnic art objects – which come from the four corners of the Earth – adds to the setting and celebrates the art of traveling. The recently launched Veja Natal magazine – Best in the City – indicates that Manary prepares the best “feijoada” (the most traditional Brazilian dish) in town.

Ocean Palace Beach Resort & Bungalows

Location: Natal – RN- Brazil. It stays a few minutes from the airport. In front of The Convention Center of Natal, and It stays near of wonderful Ponta Negra beach, and the main shoppings, cinemas, workmanship’s and restaurants. Located in front of the ocean with the best view of the “Morro do Careca”, a landmark of the city.

Total number of Room Units: 315 rooms.

Room Characteristics: All rooms have air-conditioning, Color TV 100% plasma, Cable TV, answering machine phone with five available languages and alarm clock, safety box, radio clock, dry hair, make up mirror, Card key and king size beds. The Rooms superior are dunes view and another rooms and suites are ocean view.

Restaurant / Cuisine: 05 restaurants (Sunrise, Le Soleil, Sushi Bar, Ocean Grill and pizzeria.), 05 Bars (American Bar, Lobby Bar, 02 bars in swimming pool and 01 bar of the beach).

Business / Events: We have an area of composed conventions for 04 rooms with capacity from 15 up to 500 people each, and business center equipped with fax machine, TV, video and computers with internet access. A team of qualified professionals is also available.

Leisure:  Aquatic park, recreation, tennis court, squash court, volleyball; basketball and football courts, cinema and games hall.

Hotel Services: Beauty parlor, health club, SPA, Business Center, Jewelry Store, art gallery, concierge and parking – In the beach we make use of sun chair, parasol and bar service. Lifeguards in the beach and the swimming pool.

Features: 110 and 220 volts. Four rooms luxury and superior are for handicapped. The third floor is for non-smoking. It has communicants apartments and bungalows also has adapted apartments to be used as virtual office with one or two telephone lines.

Pestana

Location: The Pestana Natal is situated 15 km from the International Airport of Natal and 7 km from the Historic Centre.

Address: Av. Senador Dinarte de Mariz, 5525 – Via Costeira.

Total number of room units: 188 rooms.

Room characteristics: There are a total of 188 rooms, 27 Superior with view to the “Parque das Dunas”, 155 ocean view deluxe rooms , 4 ocean view executive suites, 1 ocean view family suite  and 1 ocean view presidential suite. All rooms have air conditioning, cable TV with the major international channels, telephone with answering machine, individual digital safe and magnetic key. The sophistication of a hotel in the high of its guests, with rooms decorated with good taste and class.

Restaurant / Cuisine: The main restaurant is the Cais da Ribeira, with its panoramic view to the pool complex and international standard, with all the charm and beauty of a 5 star hotel, run by a known Executive Chef. The Takuapu Restaurant, with a rustic construction, is located at the first floor, near the pool area, with a panoramic view to the sea. It offers a barbecue menu with regional cuisine, sandwichs and salads. The Barkanoa is located at the pool complex and is another pleasant surprise, specialized in drinks and appetizers. It was designed for you to make the most of your time at the hotel. Near the Cais da Ribeira Restaurant is located the Lobby Bar, with its remarkable happy hours.

Business / Events: Besides the leisure areas, the hotel has in its Business Centre a complete infrastructure for its guests, with state of the art technology and modern equipments to match the most demanding executives. Our Convention centre has been designed to receive the most diverse types of meetings. The PraiaBela Saloon has a varied capacity, reaching up to 600 people. The are 5 more supporting rooms with capacity to hold up to 60 people each. The complex was projected for a specialized team in this segment, both for small business meetings and big seminars, congresses, cocktails and others. We are absolutely sure that all your needs for a successful meeting will be supplied by our PraiaBela complex.

Leisure options: The aquatic complex of the hotel is composed by a large pool with an internal bar, another one with Jacuzzi and one for children. There is also a lawn area for sports (volleyball and football), fitness center, saunas (dry and steam), SPA, service of bar and security at the beach. Relaxing at Pestana Natal Hotel is our number one priority.

Hotel services: The hotel as a 24 hour security service and room service. It is also available the service of secretariat, medical service, baby sitter, guest relations, concierge, laundry, private free parking and a boutique.

Distinctive features: Pestana Group was named in the official European Hotel Management Magazine as the only Portuguese hotel group in the “European Top 50” Survey ranking organised by the HMI.

Praiamar Hotel

Location: Located on the beautiful Ponta Negra Beach, only one block from the ocean.  500 meters from the Convention Center, 10 kilometers (6.2 mi.) from the airport,  8 kilometers (5 mi.) from Downtown Natal.

Total Number of Room Units: 210 roomy suites with wonderful ocean view.

Room Characteristics: central air-conditioning, cable TV, mini-bar, telephone with outside line and individual safe.

Business / Events: Complete physical infrastructure and up-to-date equipment, the Praiamar Events Center has everything to make your event even greater. 13 event rooms, totaling 2.700 m² ,  Rooms that can accommodate up to 1.400 people,  Structured, climate-controlled environments, Conference rooms to support the events , Also ideal for parties, receptions, and social events.

Restaurant / Cuisine: Acclimatized restaurant, bar and restaurant in front of the ocean, bar in our penthouse and 24h room service.

Leisure Options: 3 swimming pools; 2 jacuzzis; sauna; 2 game rooms; playground; penthouse.

Hotel Services: Business center, parking; laundry service and 2 elevators.  Mini shopping with fashion stores, handicraft, regional products, beauty saloon, magazines, cigar and conveniences.

Distinctive Features: Offer special services for couples on their anniversary or honeymoon.

Quality Suites Natal

Description: The hotel is a mix of class, comfort, excellent services and full of charm. It’s a place beyond compare, where guests receive friendly and professional care. All the details are carefully planned for an unforgettable stay.

Location: On shoreline at Ponta Negra beach, an ideal spot for swimming and enjoying Natal’s best restaurants, bars, shopping centers, cines, theatres, art craft markets and the convention center.

Address: Rua Cel. Inácio Vale – Ponta Negra – Natal – RN.

Total number of rooms: 204.

Room’s characteristics: Box spring bed, central air conditioning manually controlled, cable TV, electronic key, safe, hair dryer, makeup mirror, balcony and ocean view.

Restaurant / Cuisine: Two restaurants with live music opened 24 hours and a wet bar.

Business / Events: Convention center with sound proof acoustics, capacity for 600 people, specialized support team, central air conditioning, reception, secretary area, special furniture and modern technological infrastructure for the use any type of equipment.

Leisure: Aquatic park with kids pool, Jacuzzi, artificial waterfall, recreation crew from 8am to 10pm, playground, kids club, games room and gym.

Services: Massage, car rental, convenience store.

Rifoles Praia

Location: Located in the best area of Ponta Negra Beach, at only 100 m away from the beach Near the best restaurants, leisure attractions and stores; Just 15 minutes away from International Airport Augusto Severo.

Total Number of Room Units:  131.

Room Characteristics: All guest rooms overlook the sea and the famous Morro do Careca;

Guest rooms equipped with clock radios, TV with cable, air-conditioning with remote control, digital safety deposit box, laptop hook-up and hair dryer;
– Work desk with computer hook-up and high-speed Internet access;
– Apartments with room, bathroom, living-room, equipped kitchen (microwave, 80-liter refrigerator, electric kettle, utensils) and balcony;
– Suites with two rooms (one with double bed and the other with two twin beds), two bathrooms, living- room, equipped kitchen (microwave, 340-liter refrigerator), electric kettle, kitchen utensils) and balcony.

Restaurant / Cuisine: The Restaurant Feitiço da Lua is specialized in international cuisine combined with Brazilian cuisine. Dishes based on tropical fruits and seafood adds sophistication and uniqueness. Our suggestion is: Shrimp with passion fruit sauce, liqueur and cashew nuts.

Business / Conference: Business Center and VIP Room for small meetings; Event Facilities with seating capacity for up to 100 people in the auditorium;

Hotel Services: 24 h Room services, high-speed Internet, parking and courtesy breakfast.

Leisure Options: Swimming pool in deck, steam sauna, fitness center and Rest Area;

Distinctive Features: Non-smoking rooms ; Handicap rooms and  Guia 4 Rodas 2006 winner – Achievement of the Year in the Northeast.

Serhs Natal Grand Hotel

Location: The resort is located on Via Costeira in Natal between the beaches of Ponta Negra and Areia Preta.

Address: Senador Dinarte Medeiros Mariz Avenue, 6045 – Via Costeira.

Total number of room units: 396.

Room characteristics: Telephone, plasma television set, internet connection, safety box, minibar, balcony, and air-conditioning, complete bathroom equipped with shower, hair-dryer and accessories. 10 rooms are wheelchair friendly.

Restaurant / Cuisine: Tapiro Grill Restaurant, Marenostrum Restaurant, Potiguar Restaurant, Jangada Bar & Restaurant, Pool Bar, Lobby Bar & Sports Bar.

Business / Events: Convention center with 10 different rooms.

Leisure options: Sports center, fitness area, 4 swimming pools, Kids Club.

Hotel services: Welcome drink, Cyber café, VIP room, shops, child-minder, guides, luggage room, laundry service, 24-hour room service, car park, car rental, Cyber Café, Baby Kitchen and baby sitter service (optional).

Hotel Vila do Mar Natal

Location: VIA COSTEIRA 4233, PARQUE DAS DUNAS, NATAL/RN.

Total number of Room Units: 210 rooms.

Room Characteristics: Sea front room, air conditioning, cable TV, Telephone, private bathroom, hair dryer, individual safe and balcony.

Restaurant / Cuisine: Canguleiro Restaurant, informal ambient, situated at sea shore, opens 24 hours a day serving regional and original cuisine for the Vila do Mar Guests. Also Canjerê Bistrô, acclimatized ambient.

Business / Events:

Events, Conventions and Banquets:

Hall Xaria (Area: 211,21 m2, auditorium shape: 200 people, for dinner: 150 people).

Leisure: 04 adults swimming pool, 01 panoramic and 01 for sports practicing. Kid’s pool, sports pool and a sports and leisure team, with programs, for adults and kids.

Hotel Services: steam sauna, bathtub and whirlpool, Zen space, polisportive court, recreational area, villa kids (kids area with a baby kitchen area), beach bar, pool bar, beach service, parking place and room service 24h.

Visual Praia Hotel

Description: A good infrastructure by the sea side of Ponta Negra.

Location: Ponta Negra Beach.

Address: Rua Francisco Gurgel, 9184 – Ponta Negra.

Total number of rooms: 136.

Room’s characteristics: Air conditioning, balcony, cable TV with 60 channels, electronic lock, minibar, safety box, direct dial phone, hair dryer, solar heating system, 220V. It has also ramps and rooms with special adaptations for handicapped guests.

Restaurant / Cuisine: Golfinho Restaurant, American Bar and Pool Bar.

Business / Events: Conference room for up to 120 people.

Leisure: 03 swimming pools with waterfall, 01 children pool, steam sauna, playground, games room, massage room, fitness center, gift shop, beauty parlor and cyber café with high-speed wireless access.

Services: 24-hour room service, security system, private garage, car rental, beach service, electricity generator, internal surveillance cameras and convenience store.