Uxua Casa Hotel & Spa
Trancoso, Porto Seguro - State of Bahia, Brazil
Photo courtesy of Uxua Hotels
Take Capoeira Lessons with the LocalsUxua promotes indigenous traditions such as capoeira, an Afro-Bahian dance form inspired by martial arts and performed to music. Join locals in classes at the Capoeira Sul da Bahia academy.
Uxua sponsors the capoeira academy, which provides free classes to locals.
The one- to three- room casas that face Trancoso’s main square were transformed from old fishermen’s bungalows. Regional artisans helped decorate the interiors.
When developing treatments for the hotel’s spa, Uxua founder Wilbert Das consulted with Pataxó Indians from the area. Spa treatments incorporate native ingredients.
From $480. 55/(0) 73-3668-2277.