Staying at Matadeiro and choose to turn off all of urban life. Connect with nature sounds, smells and colors. A paradise delighted. continues today as a haven of peace and tranquility. As one of the few beaches on the island of Santa Catarina where there is no access by car - only by a sidewalk trail, approximately 200 meters, crossing the river coming from the Lagoa do Peri - the nature and calm of the place are preserved. After light walk of less than ten minutes, the panorama of Matadeiro is stunning: the top of the shore through which the trail, one can see the whole beach, approximately one kilometer long with fine white sand, with good waves and clear waters.
The name of the beach comes from the whale fishery, common practice in the region until the beginning of last century. The fishermen put their traps in the nearby beach - Frame - and went to there down the giant marine mammals. The Matadeiro, however, has only been discovered - the tourist point of view - in the late 70s, by surfers that they found perfect waves and lots of nature. They faced some difficulties - the bridge did not exist and the trail was more difficult - and camped on the beach.
The effort was always rewarded with a fantastic wave formation. To date the site is one of the best points for the practice of surfing on the Island. This feature of the waves attracts to Matadeiro an eclectic audience, made up mostly of young people and families seeking a bit of quiet in a pleasant atmosphere, quiet and safe.
Besides the natural beauty, the Matadeiro additional attractions, such as a marine grotto of over 700 years, known for allegedly being a center of energy. According have older residents, the cave would have been inhabited by Indians, slaves and even fugitives. Some residents ensure they have seen spirits, elves and even the Saci-pererê passing by. Legends aside, it is worth checking out.
Come stay here! Masonry house facing the sea, two floors, living room with balcony, 2 double bedrooms, 1 bathroom and 1 closet upstairs, and kitchen, dining room and 1 BWC below. External area a beautiful forest and terrain cobblestone paths, barbecue, tables and chairs in front of the house passes the path to the east lagoinha house has direct access to the sea by stairs, on the rocks on the right shore.