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Nature Retreat with Healing Dogs in Brazil, Eco-Lodge 'Sabia'

19 reviews
Sítio Folha d´Água: Inside the earth bungalow, with all modern facilities
Sítio Folha d´Água: Inside the earth bungalow, with a loft bed
Sítio Folha d´Água: Inside the earth bungalow, with all modern facilities
Sítio Folha d´Água: happy breakfast
Sitio Folha d´Água: outdoor coffee break area
Sítio Folha d´Água
Sítio Folha d´Água
Sítio Folha d´Água: In the garden
Sítio Folha d´Água: Loving dogs
Sítio Folha d´Água: Relaxing at the pool
Sítio Folha d´Água: little pool
Sítio Folha d´Água: in the garden
Sítio Folha d´Água: little monkeys
Sítio Folha d´Água: in the garden
Sítio Folha d´Água: holistig space healing arts (acupuncture,hot stone,reiki,chromotherapie,etc.)
Sítio Folha d´Água: in the garden
Arembepe, beach - 35 minutes walking distance from Sítio Folha d´Água
Arembepe, beach village - 35 minutes walking distance from Sítio Folha d´Água
Arembepe, beach - 35 minutes walking distance from Sítio Folha d´Água
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Arembepe, State of Bahia
Our place is a unique rustic eco-retreat with friendly dogs in Arembepe, Bahia. Come stay with us, let the Brazilian sun warm your body and our loving dogs warm your heart!
Here, at Bela Natureza we believe in the gentle healing power of nature and animals. We welcome you to stay with us to recharge your batteries, and harmonize with nature and our family of dogs. Our dream is that more and more people come to know this powerful and unique love for the good of our planet and everything in it!
This small oasis, nature retreat Bela Natureza, is about 35 minutes walk to the charming seaside village of Arembepe which hosts the successful marine turtle conservation space Projeto TAMAR, about an hour drive away from the culturally-rich city of Salvador da Bahia, and a half-hour drive from international airport of Salvador.
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Listing #HL1735828
About the Owner
Evelyn H
Languages spoken:German, Portuguese, English
Response Rate:86%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Time here stands still.This is a place to thoroughly relax. The affection from the 13 dogs and the calming pavilion space were highlights next to time with Evelyn and her wonderful food. Definitely relax with her crystal bowl meditation. We will miss this lovely nature...More

Thank Bonnie B
contato670, VR Owner at Nature Retreat with Healing Dogs in Brazil, Eco-Lodge 'Sabia', responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you dear Bonnie. For me and all of us it had been a pleasure to be able to have you at our place. We are missing you as well and hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 11 November 2016

Retreat Bela Natureza is a great place to find peace and rediscover your sense of wholeness and well-being. The 15 dogs are something very special and unique to observe and coexist with, bringing a whole new different experience to the concept of nature retreat. The...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2016

It was such a nice experience to stay at Retreat Bela Natureza. I was there for 1 month and really enjoyed it. To be close with nature and the dogs has really bring me some peace, it's such a peaceful and enjoyable place. The dogs...More

Thank elisegirardin
  • Books
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Suitable only for kids which are familiar with dogs and are over 6 years old, the parents are responsable for the kid. The place is run along principles of environmental...
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: £11 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices are subject to change during high seasons (Christmas, Carnival)
Also available for rent - Private chalet with verandah at 75 Euros
Additional hammocks or air mattresses available at 18 Euros each
Children 5-12years old chargeable at 50%
Regional breakfast and airport transfer can be arranged for an additional fee
Included in price: Welcome basket with fruit
There is flexibility about check-in/check-out time. For early arrival or late departure we will charge you 20% of the daily fair.
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About the neighbourhood
Our retreat Bela Natureza is situated in a secure condominium inside the rural community of Coqueiro de Arembepe, rich in lush greenery, flowing with meandering riverside vegetation, and home to wild birds and small monkeys. The atmosphere here is friendly, and the dappled forests surrounding the village are perfect for long relaxing walks to gently unwind. In Coqueiro, less than a five minute walk away, you can find small shops with beverages, fruit and vegetables, fresh bread, eggs, milk, and all basic necessities.
Across the road is the charming fishing village of Arembepe with a historic background, beaches offering bathing and surfing, and plenty of traditional local cuisine. Around the main square, you can find food stands, hidden bars, supermarkets, pharmacies, gyms, cash machin...
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How to get there
Airport: SSA - Salvador da Bahia: 28.0 km
Please let us know where you will be arriving from. We will send you a detailed description on how to reach the retreat.

The retreat is located along Km 23 of BR-099 highway (known as Estrada do Côco), close to the seaside town of AREMBEPE. You can rent a car or take a taxi from the airport or the city of Salvador da Bahia. Depending on location the taxi can cost you about 160 Reais. According to prior agreement, we can organize transfer from the airport.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.5 km.
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