The Northern Pantanal offers a variety of lodges, pousada’s and hotels. The Transpantaneira highway connects the the city of Poconé and Porto Jofre. it is the only road through the Northern Pantanal. Along the Transpantaneira road you find a all lodges /pousada’s where you can stay and enjoy different habitats and wildlife. Below you find an overview of the finest lodges and pousada’s for prime wildlife viewing in the Northern Pantanal.
Pousada Piuval is the first lodge you will encounter when driving from Poconé on the dirt road towards the Transpantaneira. Pousada Piuval is a wonderful lodge located on a 7000 HA private property. They offer a variety of rooms from basic to very luxury. The lodge has its own restaurant and serves buffet style breakfast, lunch and diner.
The Southwild Pantanal Lodge has a beautiful location. It is based on a private property next to the Pixiam river. The lodge is also know as Fazenda Santa Tereza. The lodge offer a variety of activities and the most popular one being the Ocelot hide. They build a hide where the ocelot is being fed daily. It provides great opportunities to spot and photograph the elusive ocelot in the wild. For ocelot photography tours visit the following page: Ocelot photography
Hotel Pantanal Norte is located at the end of the Transpantaneira at Porto Jofre and on the bank of the Cuiaba river. The cuiba river is the starting point for jaguar safaris. Hotel Pantanal Norte is one of the finest and most expensive lodges in Pantanal. A great hotel to stay at for a jaguar safari.
Pousada Porto Jofre is a family lodge with a cousy vibe. it is located next to the Cuiaba river and over the last two years they have been renewing the lodge. Last year and in 2020 new rooms will be build and modernized even more. The restaurant offers buffet style breakfast, lunch and diner. At the lodge you can spot a variety of birds, macaws, tucan, hummingbird and capucin monkeys, capibara’s.
The Yacht Millenium is a boat hotel located near Piquiri river. The location is just outside of the meeting of the waters statepark. It provides with great opportunities to be in the statepark with sunrise and come back just before sunset.The Yacht Millenium offers 12 rooms. All rooms have airconditioning, minibar and private bathroom. On the upperdeck guests can enjoy a drink at the bar or relax in the jacuzzi after a full day in nature.