Situated right across the street from Praia dos Artistas Hotel Porto Mirim not only offers direct access to Natal's northern stretch of urban beaches but also places you among some of the city's most popular destinations. A 5-minute cab ride away you can check out impressive medieval fortress Fortaleza dos Reis Magos browse regional handicrafts at Centro de Turismo or listen to live music and DJs spinning long into the night at popular nightclub Chaplin. You're also less than 10 minutes from the center of Natal with easy access to cultural offerings such as theater and dance performances at Teatro Alberto Maranhao in the Ribeira neighborhood to the west. Praia dos Artistas is flanked by Praia do Meio and Praia de Areia Preta and all along this coastline you can scope out what the vendors have on offer on the sand and watch surfers catch big waves offshore. Head down to Ponta Negra a 25-minute drive to experience one of Natal's most famed beaches. Pipa about an hour and a half south is also acclaimed for its natural beauty. And with free garage parking and friendly staff who can help provide tour assistance this Natal hotel makes it easy to take a day trip. Prefer to relax? Hotel Porto Mirim shares its location with Porto Suites Natal Hotel and from the shared ocean-facing pool deck you can relax to views of the Atlantic stretching out before you. Massage is offered if you need a little extra pampering and fitness facilities are available. For business travel hotel features 49 square meters of meeting facilities and a conference room. Keep family back home posted on the state of your holiday with complimentary wireless Internet access available in public areas. Enjoy a meal without leaving the hotel: a delicious buffet breakfast is served and a restaurant is conveniently located on site. Room service is available 24 hours. Air-conditioned guestrooms have 22-inch TVs with cable channels and minibars so you can unwind with a bite to eat. Clock radios and direct-dial phones are additional thoughtful touches as well as complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms come with showers and hair dryers (on request).