Toca da Coruja
Wonderfully romantic hotel at exquisite Praia da Pipa offering the chance to step into a magical little world of tropical gardens dotted with pools, sculpture and secluded individual bungalows.
Just on the edge of town, the blissful Toca da Coruja lets you enter a little world of its own. Enveloped in lush vegetation, the whole place exudes rustic luxury with an emphasis on harmony with nature.
Scattered throughout the exuberantly tropical grounds, accommodation is in individual villas whose billowing cotton curtains and breezy open plan layout create a sense of undisturbed romance. The deluxe bungalows are particularly magical, with a secluded open-air shower, a roll-top bath, a four-poster bed and lots of enchanting details in the décor and furnishings.
There are two beautiful, plant-fringed pools and a Jacuzzi, and a highly regarded restaurant offering fusion style cuisine using regional ingredients. By night, the atmosphere is transformed by firelight.
What our clients say
97% of our clients rated their experience with us as Excellent or Good.
A truly amazing hotel. The grounds and rooms were outstanding and the staff were unbelievably helpful and lovely. The pool was perfect for an afternoon swim and the beaches nearby were all deserted and beautiful.LM,London
I have seen some beautiful hotel rooms in my time, but our room at this hotel takes some beating. It was breathtaking (everyone who looks at the photo agrees). The hotel is again in an excellent location in town, close to local amenities and the beach. The food in the restaurant is outstanding - we didn't even bother to look elsewhere for dinner. Most of the staff do not speak English and so communication can be a problem, but there was one extremely helpful young man on reception who helped us with the online check-in for our return flights.CE,Barnet
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Millie Davies - Travel Expert
Having caught the travel bug as a child, Millie has travelled all over Latin America before making her home in Buenos Aires for 3 years.
Sophie Barber - Travel Expert
Sophie lived in Chile before joining us and has travelled extensively across Latin America, from Mexico to the furthest tip of Patagonia and beyond to Antarctica.
Chris Rendell-Dunn - Travel Expert
Anglo-Peruvian Chris grew up in Lima and spent much of his adult life in between London and Cusco as a tour leader, before settling permanently in our London-based Tailor-made and Group Tours sales team.
Evie Oswald - Travel Expert
It's hard to believe that Evie has had time to cram so much in to her life so far. Having lived as a child in the Americas and Europe she found herself immediately attracted to Latin America.
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Born in the Atacama Desert in northern Chile, Mary’s insider knowledge and dry sense of humour make her a highly valued member of the Tailor-made Holidays and Group Tour sales team.
Lina Fuller - Travel Expert
Lina's passion for the continent where she was born really took off when she moved to Córdoba (Argentina) to study, spending the holidays travelling between Argentina and her native Colombia.