Penedo is a settlement in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is located next to Itatiaia National Park. Penedo was settled by Finnish immigrants in 1929. The founder of the settlement, Toivo Uuskallio, came to the place with a small group of like-minded Finnish with the idea of building a community that would live in peace with nature and have a strict vegan diet.

Hotels Near Penedo

Search for hotels 8 km east in Resende and 7 km southwest in Itatiaia.



Outdoor location

Hotel Vilar Formoso

Rated 4.1 of 5
Rua dos Operários, 270 - Centro, Resende
+55 24 3351-1071

Hotel da Cachoeira

Rated 4.4 of 5
Rua Santa Rita, 60 - Colônia Finlandesa de Penedo, Itatiaia
+55 24 3351-1180

Pousada Aconchegos Ile de France

Rated 4.5 of 5
Estrada do Córrego Frio, 456 - Penedo, Itatiaia
+55 24 3351-1118

Hotel Chalés Terra Nova

Rated 3.8 of 5
Estrada do Parque Nacional, Km 4,5 - Parque Nacional, Itatiaia
+55 24 3352-5899

Hotel do Campanário

Rated 4.6 of 5
Rua do Lago, 62 - Penedo
+55 24 3351-1166

Apart Hotel Vale dos Duendes

Rated 4.2 of 5
Rua Toivo Suni 130
+55 24 3351-1279

Hotel Bougainville

Rated 4.3 of 5
Avenida Michelângelo, 217 - Jardim Martineli - Penedo, Itatiaia
+55 24 3351-1208

Vista Linda Hotel

Rated 4.3 of 5
Estrada Parque Nacional, 50 - Vila Benfica, Itatiaia
+55 24 3352-1124

hotel Quinta da Mantiqueira

Rated 4.2 of 5
Rua Francisco José de Barros, 220 - Jardim Martinelli
+55 24 3351-1030

Hotel Do Papai Noel

Rated 3.9 of 5
Avenida Penedo, 640 - Penedo, Itatiaia
+55 24 3351-1111
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Also in the Area

Destinations nearby to Penedo

Marechal Jardim, Campos de Membeca, Bairro São Caetano and Alto do Sumaré

Landmarks in the area

Pedra do Picu, Resende Airport and Parque Nacional de Itatiáia
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