Ponta dos Ganchos

Ponta dos Ganchos is a stunning hotel nestled into rugged rainforest fringed by sandy coves and emerald seas. Accommodation comprises of 25 beautifully designed, spacious and well-appointed bungalows, each with its own living area, private deck, hammock and magical sea view.

Some have Jacuzzis, saunas and plunge pools or even an infinity pool.

Food is high on the agenda at Ponta dos Ganchos and menus change daily. Meals are served at your convenience and for those special occasions it is possible to have a private dinner on the hotel's own island, a unique experience in which every last detail is taken care of exclusively for you.


Ponta dos Ganchos is located on a private peninsula on the beautiful emerald coast of southern Brazil, less than an hour from Florianopolis. 


  • Fitness centre
  • Indoor heated pool
  • Spa
  • Clay tennis court
  • Games room
  • Cinema
  • Beachside restaurant and bar
  • Small private beach


Take to the water for sailing, snorkelling, kayaking, fishing or diving or stay on land and explore some of the many trails either on foot or by bike. Local fishing villages are easily reached along the coast or a short boat journey can take you to a nearby oyster farm to pick and sample fresh oysters. From June to November this area attracts hundreds of southern right whales who come to these waters to breed.

Additional activities include:

  • A cooking masterclass
  • Wine tasting
  • Paddle boarding
  • Surfing
  • Yoga
  • Golf

 Why we like it

One of Brazil’s most exclusive beach resorts, the views are simply stunning and little extras such as a supply of Haviana flip flops for all guests mean this place will be hard to leave.

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