Fusing fashion and interior design, Uxua Casa Hotel & Spa centred in the historic main square of Trancoso, Bahia, has been designed by the creative director of Italian fashion brand Diesel – so naturally this boutique hotel is the place to stay if your looking for relaxed, pared back hotel living. With only 10 private villas, guests from Brazil, the US and Europe are known to make a booking year on year for their regular pilgrimage to the stunning beachside location, tucked away from the crowds and the chaos.
Dedicated to sustainable tourism, this is one hotel that will have you leaving with your soul rested, your conscience cleaned and your inner cobwebs well and truly blown out. And looking fabulous of course.
Location Bahia, Brazil
Style Rustic Modernism, casual luxury
Setting Beachside, yet at the heart of village life
2013 Smith Hotel Awards Runner-up: Best-Dressed Hotel