Located 160 km from Rio de Janeiro, in the region of Nova Friburgo, Parador Lumiar is a refuge for those seeking tranquility and comfort. Its 13 chalets are spread out on a property through which a crystalline river runs. The chalets have fireplaces, king size beds, towel heaters, mini-bars, air conditioning, veranda with hammock, cable TV and DVDs. Three chalets also have an ofuro on their verandas.
The hotel’s attractions include a natural water pool, steam sauna automatized with lemon grass, a stone cellar, solarium, relaxing and therapeutic massages, organic garden tours and Jeep Tours of the region’s waterfalls. The restaurant Cozinha do Parador, under the command of the award-winning Chef Isaiah Neries, offers a contemporary menu showcasing produce from local vegetable gardens.