Top 12 Luxury Villas In Brazil - Updated 2023

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Brazil, the largest country in South America, is well-known for its famous beaches, waterfalls, and stunning landscapes. The most famous Copacabana beach is featured on many travel guides and it is a favorite haunt among locals and tourists. That is just one of the many beaches that this country has to offer. With over 7,000 kilometers (approximately 4,300 miles) of coastline, Brazil has plenty of places to visit as well as secluded hideaways with white sand dunes and adrenaline-soaked shores favored by surfers and kite surfing enthusiasts: there is a beach for you waiting to be discovered. For an exclusive private escape, we have compiled a list of retreats that will leave you feeling like a wealthy celebrity. Come discover the land of the carnival and stay in one of these luxury villas in Brazil.

1. Beachfront villa in Taiba (from USD 557)

Located in the sleepy town of Taiba in northeastern Brazil, A Vida é Um Carnaval is a beachfront villa in Brazil with a large private pool and on-site staff to meet all guests’ needs. The villa has 7 bedrooms, and 4.5 baths, and it can accommodate up to 10 guests. There’s a dedicated lady who picks up groceries, cooks meals, and takes care of housekeeping needs.

There is also an in-house concierge who keeps the pool clean, lights barbecues, and runs errands for guests. The beach is a perfect kite-surfing destination and the host can arrange for a kite butler (for an additional fee) to drive guests to downwinders, clean, and pack away kite-surfing kits.

São Gonçalo do Amarante, Taiba, Brazil
Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille
villa 10 Guests 7 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we also enjoyed the swimming pool a lot
the location of the house is good directly on the sea
in fact it's a place we would like to recommend to our friends
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2. Magnificent beach house in Búzios (from USD 1649)

This magnificent beach house is ideal for hosting family gatherings or other types of celebrations due to the fact that it features 11 suites and has the capacity to sleep up to 28 guests. Prepare your beach essentials because Ferradura Beach is just a short walk away, where you can go for a swim and enjoy the warmth of the sun.

If you prefer to stay at the property, there is also a shared outdoor pool. In addition to that, there is a deck where you can kick back and relax while savoring some refreshing drinks.

Búzios, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
villa 28 Guests 11 Bedrooms 11 Bathrooms

3. Scenic waterfront villa in Costa do Sauípe (from USD 733)

Imagine waking up to the sound of crashing waves and the coolness of the ocean breeze; these are just a few of the things you’ll enjoy during your stay at this scenic waterfront villa. It can accommodate up to 10 people, making it ideal for large families or groups of friends. Inside the villa, you’ll find five suite bedrooms, a cozy living room, and an open-plan kitchen and dining area.

Outside, enjoy the gleaming outdoor pool where you can plunge and a seating area where you relax and sunbathe. There is also an outdoor dining area where you can enjoy a delicious meal in the midst of nature.

Mata de São João, Bahia, Brazil
Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille
villa 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
everything was kept impeccably clean; there was an incredible amount of space
everyone was very helpful and made our trip very memorable
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4. Luxurious villa in João Fernandes, Búzios (from USD 657)

Experience the high life in this luxurious villa perched on a cliff in João Fernandes, Búzios. Tastefully designed and furnished, this tropical villa comes with a spectacular infinity pool that looks out to the ocean and beaches below. The two-story villa has an open-concept layout, easily blending the inside with the outdoors, with lots of space for guests to move around. There are five bedrooms, all en-suite, accommodating up to ten guests comfortably. Beaches, restaurants, and shops are all within easy walking distance and the villa can arrange for a dedicated housekeeper, private chef, and a chauffeur.

24 reviews  
villa 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
the views were amazing pool was refreshing beds were comfortable etc
we had a great experience the house is beautiful the location very convenience the views and the pool outstanding
the home has exceptional views and is extremely comfortable
the kitchen and outdoor churascaria/pizza cook area were a highlight for us
the views are unbelievable location is perfect and house is very comfortable
as far as hospitality goes the owners/hosts/staff were more than helpful with our requests i
the interactions with the staff were great
amazing swimming pool and lovely hosts who were really spoiling us
the staff is also great making it for the perfect stay
bryce and adriana were great hosts easy to communicate with
it's close to rua das pedras with restaurants & shopping and nice beaches
it's close to rua das pedras with restaurants & shopping and nice beaches
three beaches and the town center are an easy walk so location is perfect as well
we have traveled to many places and this is the best
the town of buzios is about a 15 minute walk for those in good shape; otherwise
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5. Villa Trancoso (from USD 770)

Designed in the local style, this villa sits on top of a hill surrounded by verdant tropical foliage. Guests will love the large pool with plenty of space for sunbathing. The large garden area is perfect for relaxing with a book, or for outdoor dining. The property has four bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms, and they can accommodate up to 10 guests. An on-site housekeeper prepares breakfast every morning and makes sure guests are well taken care of. The rooftop terrace is perfect for enjoying sundowners and sunsets. The beaches and shops are a short drive away.

Porto Seguro, Bahia, Brazil
villa 10 Guests 6 Bedrooms 8 Bathrooms

6. Tranquil oceanfront escape in Taíba (from USD 496)

This beautiful beachfront villa is located in Taíba, a sleepy fishing village famous among kitesurfing enthusiasts who flock here every six months. Just steps to the lapping waves on the beach, the villa is spacious, with rustic elements that blend perfectly into the coastal landscape. There is a large swimming pool right by the beach, a shady covered outdoor area perfect for tuning out, and a shallow pool for cooling down. The villa can accommodate up to 12 guests in 6 large bedrooms, all with spacious en-suite bathrooms. This rental includes two housekeepers who, for two hours daily, attend to guests’ needs. They can also be hired full-time as a cook and concierge, or security guard.

3 reviews   Wifi Available
villa 12 Guests 6 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

7. Oceanfront home with amazing sunset views - João Fernandes (from USD 462)

This contemporary oceanfront house offering panoramic ocean views is a stylish retreat. The property sits on a cliff in João Fernandes, an exclusive area in Búzios, and it is just a few minutes’ walk to the beaches below. Lounge by the large pool and enjoy a cool drink while marveling at the amazing sunsets. This property is perfect for an idle vacation. The house has 6 bedrooms and 7.5 baths, and it can accommodate up to 15 guests. It comes with luxurious touches that include a steam sauna, a hot tub, and a bar area. For an additional fee, the host will arrange for a housekeeper and a private chef to take care of all your needs.

Búzios, RJ, BR
15 Guests 6 Bedrooms 8 Bathrooms

8. Beautiful beach house - Trancoso (from USD 846)

This sprawling tropical villa is located in Terravista Golf Course in Trancoso, which is in the state of Bahia. Designed in a tropical style, the property is airy and bright, with modular folding doors that can be unfurled to create a seamless indoor-outdoor space.

Guests can easily walk to the beach, work in a round of golf, or just relax by the pool while the in-house cook and housekeeper ensure everything is in order. This beach house rental in Brazil can accommodate up to ten guests in five spacious bedrooms, and it is also pet and children-friendly.

10 reviews   Wifi Available
villa 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
the staff of the house is also very friendly and helpful
our stay in the house was great everything works fine and the location is great
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9. Stunning beachfront villa in Búzios

Wake up to the sounds of gentle lapping waves in this beachfront villa. The property features unblocked views of Rasa Island, and it is just steps to the ocean. It can accommodate 18 guests in 7 suites, with 7 baths. All the amenities that one can ask for and more are available. There is a swimming pool, a hot tub, and a sauna room, all with amazing sea views. There’s also a dedicated outdoor kitchen with a standalone pizza oven, a barbecue and outdoor dining area for all guests, air-conditioned bedrooms with windows facing the water, and hammocks for relaxing in the warm breeze.

25 reviews  
House 18 Guests 7 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 18
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we were a group of 15 and we fitted very comfortable
rafael the owner answers really fast and has been more than helpful throughout the whole process
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10. Private tropical resort in Trancoso, Bahia

Stay on the lap of luxury at this exclusive escape at the secluded Rio Verde Beach in Trancoso. The villa lies in beautifully landscaped grounds covered by luscious tropical vegetation, and it is decorated like a high-end tropical resort with attention to every minute detail. Relax in the resort-style swimming pool under the swaying palm trees and rollick on the deserted white sandy beach. Guests will not want for anything while staying here as the villa comes with a team that includes security, housekeepers, bartenders, and a cook. The rental can accommodate 12 guests in 5 bedrooms.

3 reviews  
villa 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 8 Bathrooms

11. Mountain villa in Alto Paraiso de Goias

This mountain retreat is built in the traditional local style, with a rustic façade and interior furnishings using local elements. The property lends a fantastic view of Vale das Araras and the surrounding mountains of Chapada dos Veadeiros, which are great locations for hiking. The house can accommodate eight guests in four bedrooms, and there is plenty of space for everyone in the large lounge and outdoor area with a fire pit. The villa also boasts an outdoor kitchen and a swimming pool. This rental comes with a concierge service, providing tips on restaurants and local tours.

4 reviews  
villa 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

12. Heavenly family retreat in Arraial d'Ajuda

This sprawling property in Arraial d'Ajuda, Porto Seguro, is in the state of Bahia. The entire property can accommodate up to 16 guests (including children and infants) in 6 bedrooms, and it prominently features a large swimming pool. Flanking the pool are shady terraces that are perfect for a respite from the sun and an outdoor kitchen cum barbecue area great for family dining and communal cookouts. The secluded beach, Praia do Araçaípe, is a few minutes’ walk away, and beach bars are a further 50 meters (about 165 feet) north on the beach. Additional charges apply for maid service, a private chef, and personal drivers/tour guides.

Arraial D'ajuda, Bahia, BR
16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

A relaxing holiday

These amazing properties guarantee a relaxing holiday with no worries. Well-appointed amenities, proximity to great beaches far from the crowds and complemented by on-site staff, guests can just kick back and enjoy the tropical beauty that the country offers when staying at these luxury villas in Brazil.

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