Transamérica Ilha de ComandatubaUna, Bahia, Brazil Save for later
Eight million square meters, 21 km of beach area, 25,000 palm trees, lush animal and plant life and untouched native vegetation. Much more than a resort, it’s an island!
The ideal place for those seeking to enjoy nature but who do not want to relinquish comfort, privacy, security and total freedom, the Hotel Transamérica Ilha de Comandatuba is also the perfect destination for families who want to relax and have fun as well as couples traveling in search of exclusivity.
The Hotel Transamérica Ilha de Comandatuba was built on an old coconut palm farm encompassing a 2 million m² area and installations covering 50,000 m²; all electrical current is supplied by underground wiring. It is regarded as one of the most sophisticated resort projects in Brazil.
Planned to offer tranquility, entertainment, comfort and class, the Hotel Transamérica Ilha de Comandatuba has also met the challenge of maintaining the nature untouched and is continually concerned with preserving the environment.
The hotel offers a total of 363 accommodations including comfortable rooms, bungalows and suites decorated in very good taste.
The Hotel Transamérica Ilha de Comandatuba features a real water park. There are three swimming pools. The main pool is 1200 m² and is in perfect harmony with the natural surroundings and Hotel structural design. The semi-Olympic pool features a waterfall and independent water toboggan areas. There is also a children’s pool located in the Casa das Crianças (Children’s Space).
Gym classes, spinning, dance, the Brazilian self-defense/dance - capoeira, stretching, pool and beach activities, wind-car, surf, beach volleyball, society soccer and official grass soccer fields, tennis courts, two squash courts and multi-sports courts, paddle ball, bocce ball, bow and arrow and folk dance are just some of the options. Cycling around theisland is also one of the outings that guests most enjoy.
For those in search of well being and quality of life, the Spa L’Occitane offers a wide range of bath, massage, body and facial treatment. They are performed manually and have been created to satisfy the most demanding guests.
The many motifs were created to impart a feeling of comfort, calm and privacy required for the treatments. The different massage techniques include reike, hot stones, Indian oil ayurveda, shiatsu and reflexology, to name a few. The hues and aromas of the surroundings are an open invitation to relax.
The treatments use ingredients exclusive to the Ilha de Comandatuba, such as tropical coconut or mangrove mud. The program combination possibilities encompassing massage, numerous masks and body wraps in addition to special packages are designed according to the guests’ wishes. The central spa area features a pool surrounded by hydro-massage niches and a stone footpath as well as a petit-bar and manicure and pedicure stations.
At the end of the programmed sessions soothing aromatic teas are served to complete the bath and massage ritual cycles. Guests will notice the results immediately following so much care at the Spa L’Occitane and will return to the hotel still feeling the pleasurable sensation of having renewed body and soul!
The Hotel Transamérica Ilha de Comandatuba 18-hole golf course is sure to please amateur as well as professional golfers and it has been ranked international category. The Comandatuba Ocean Course was designed and executed by the US architect Dan Blankenship, and built between the ocean and the mangrove within surroundings
dominated by hundred years old coconut palms, sand dunes, lovely lakes and native vegetation.
The ridges and uneven lay of the course combined with the ocean breeze and sand traps constantly challenge players. The Comandatuba Ocean Course is certified to hold international circuit matches and covers a total of 780,000 m2, 220,000 of which are grass covered. In November 2003, the course was elected by the magazine Golf Digest as the best golf course in Brazil. The complex also features The Ocean View Bar as well as a pro shop offering golf accessories and equipment.