A special place in a unique city.
Ouro Preto, old colonial Vila Rica, is an intriguing mixture of art, history and culture. Opulence and charm of colonial baroque and contemporary splendor. Boasting over 300 years, it is a National Monument City and UNESCO´s World Cultural Heritage.
In a privileged location at the entrance of the Historical Center, only 900m from the commercial and financial district and the main attractions, Hotel Pousada do Arcanjo offers an atmosphere that captures a blend of simplicity and elegance of the colonial old world and the comfort and functionality of modern times.
The hotel was built following the 4-star standard of Brazil´s authority Embratur.
With its unique style, richness of details, cozy ambiences, elaborated decor and historical theme, Hotel Pousada do Arcanjo embodies the concept of a boutique-style hotel.
Since his arrival, the visitor realizes that he has found a differentiated place.
To begin with, he is welcomed by a character dressed as if in the eighteenth century. In the evening, he is astonished by the flames of a torch as in old Vila Rica of colonial times. Coming inside, all the little details that make the difference between an ordinary place and a unique experience. The guest feels that the memory of the colonial era is alive at the Hotel Pousada do Arcanjo.
Old colonial Vila Rica was home of the main political event that marked the late eighteenth century in Brazil: the so-called Inconfidencia Mineira revolutionary plot.
The hotel is dedicated to patriots, men and women who have dared to live this extraordinary episode in the history of Minas Gerais and Brazil. The guest rooms are named after the revolutionaries "inconfidentes" and tell their story in the movement that paved the way for the independence of Brazil.
In its path of only fifteen years in business, the hotel has been awarded with numerous references and throphies:
Top of Mind 2005/2006/2007, Unibanco Mastercard Minas Gerais Guide, MG Tourism Trophy 2010, Noble Prize of Quality 2010/2011, Trip Advisor.es, Classified by ROTA Estrada Real Rain Forest Alliance in sustainability practices.
First hotel awarded with the Sebrae MG Award for Sustainable Practices as an Outstanding Company in 2011 (*).
Certificate of Excellence Trip Advisor 2013 2014 & 2015.
State finalist of the MPE 2012 and 2013 Award for Quality and Competitiveness.
Take a virtual tour on the hotel Lobby and Living Rooms by clicking HERE.
Come to Hotel Pousada do Arcanjo and enjoy the hospitality of a cozy and welcoming mineiro house.
(*) Sebrae is a national agency for fostering small businesses