Commonly acknowledged as one of the most beautiful and best preserved cities in north-eastern Brasil, Natal is a mixture of charme, poetry and hearty welcome. Originated by the foundation of a fortress, Natal was long contended by native Brazilians, French, Portuguese, Dutch and Americans. 410 years after its foundation, the city looks at the future without losing its historical and multicultural flair. Welcoming visitors from all over the world, Natal combines friendly hospitality and a variety of activities for its guests: urban shores with enchanting blue water, a gracious breeze blowing throughout the whole city, well-preserved urban nature, historical excursions, a rich offer of traditional local food, night activities with music, dance, theater, bars and restaurant, adventure sports and shopping. All year round Natal offers warm and long days, perfect for enjoying all the best this city has to offer. Esmeralda Praia Hotel has the perfect location to experience it in its whole.