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Casa Wangari Maathai

Minas Gerais | Brazil

Exclusivity, art, comfort, privacy, coziness, minimalism, sustainable practices and beautiful nature - Casa Wangari Maathai is one of the best small country hotels in South America, located in the village of Mogol in Minas Gerais, Brazil

Casa Wangari Maathai is located in Mogol village in the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil. Staying here is like delving into the atmosphere of the enchanting Brazilian countryside.

Located at the beginning of Mogol village, the house has been named after a Kenyan leader. The space is sunny and has five cozy suites. Simplicity and comfort are combined with a queen size bed and towel dryer. The house has a fireplace, a minibar, heated floor bathroom, and a living room facing both the entrance to the village and the valley.

Mogol is surrounded by beautiful landscapes of rust-colored waterfalls, forests with bromeliads, centuries-old trees, incredible white sand dunes, and an arid plateau overlooking a mountain range. Walk freely to explore the surroundings. The trails are safe, very well signposted and a radio keeps you in touch with the administration. 

Meals are served at the Yucca restaurant with healthy, organic, and fully vegetarian food. It has an open kitchen, for a more intimate dining experience, and a large veranda facing the mountains. You can also opt for a personalized meal by the lake, by the waterfall, in the grotto.

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