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Cana Brava Resort

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   Rod. Ilheus - Canavieiras, Km 24, Ilheus, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Ranked #7 of 11 hotels in Ilheus
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is nice, but we have some troubles. Our room was full of problems. It was made a change and the other presented more problems. Finally, it was done an upgrade and we stay in a nice room. Although we had loosened some time in this process, the staff was very helpful and nice. The beach is terrific and... More

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Porto Alegre, RS
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

for services, food, drinks and activity, I have nothing to complain about, but as the accommodation not recomenndaria because I was in an apartment full of problem, dirty, musty and not the exchange was allowed me, as it was with a another couple in the apartment the sludge would have to swap the two apartments. and the exchange was not... More

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

Pros - Beautiful location and beach - More food than you could ever need... Constantly available throughout the day - Reasonable sized rooms - Generally polite and help full staff (except at reception) - 'New' pool is very nice and clean Cons - Yellow water in the taps!!! - Rude and unhelpful reception staff - Broken telephonne in room (we... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Recently I search about cana brava resort and I get lots of useful details of this resort form online website. This resort provide great amenities like a pool, game room to keep the kids entertained as well as preoccupied and a pick and drop facility from the airport to the hotel, the hotel offers wonderful prices for a stay of... More

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

There was a review about bed bugs and I should have paid more attention to it. We had 4 rooms and 3 of the 4 had bugs, mosquitos and bed bugs. There was a can of spray in the room, so use it. The hotel itself was not too bad, beach resort feel, but it was a quiet period. The... More

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CanaBrava0607, Marketing at Cana Brava Resort, responded to this review

Hi, Sir. About your review, we clarify that we are located on 70.000 m2 of green area, so it is normal to have some bugs. Garanteeing the comfort of guests, every day at 17’ o clock we have a product that combats the bugs in areas outside the resort. We also offer spray repellents, and mosquito repellents on jack. And... More

Salvador, BA
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114 reviews 114 reviews
20 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2011

I've spent my last weekend at this hotel and I have to confess my disappointment... I love the place and hotel once. I've been there since my honey moon, 11 yrs ago! But this time they've cut some expenses that shouldn't been cutted! In the past there were many animals around the rooms, increasing the great jungle atmosphere, golf cars... More

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CanaBrava0607, Marketing at Cana Brava Resort, responded to this review

First we would like to say it was very good welcome you to receive in the hotel after 11 years! About your review, we are very surprised, because the Cana Brava Resort has an infrastructure and service superior than 11 years ago. We make several reforms, expansion and modernization in the hotel. Below some of the services rendered: - Reform... More

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5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2011

Although the hotel is beautiful and huge, the nature helps a lot with palm trees and birds all over the place, the service is terrible. If you wanted coconut water - in Bahia! - you had to wait because there were no coconuts in the hotel. If you wanted to have lunch by the pool or at the beach, you... More

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Lewes, Delaware
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109 reviews 109 reviews
46 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2010

Hotel has a very nice beach location, responsive staff, clean rooms, but a bed bug problem. As an experienced traveller to tropical areas, I know to use DEET for the expected mosquito and other insect bites. I was not prepared, and very surprised to be bitten by bed bugs. At the end of my stay I realized the insect bites... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2009

Stayed at the Cana Brava this past weekend with my young family. We had two rooms and although we requested connecting rooms this was not provided. The rooms themselves were ok, clean as you would expect in Brazil but not particularly well equipped. The refrigerator was old and noisy, the tv was small and reception not great and the air... More

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Sao Paulo, Brasil
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95 reviews 95 reviews
34 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2006

My family and I stayed at Canabrava Resort Hotel, in Ilheus for three times. The location and the beach were beautiful. The hotel was fantastic. The room and the bungalow were redecorated, in good size and clean. The breakfast was delicious, like the other meals. The staff was helpful and nice! We'll return quicky!

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CanaBrava0607, Marketing at Cana Brava Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your words. We got very happy to know that you end your family were satisfied. Are comments like yours, we are constantly improving. We were waiting his presence again. All the best More

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Address: Rod. Ilheus - Canavieiras, Km 24, Ilheus, State of Bahia, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Bahia > Ilheus
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cana Brava Resort 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool
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#5 On the Beach Hotel in Ilheus
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At the Cana Brava Resort you decided if you want to stay in chalets around coconut's trees and a medicinal water lake or If you prefer stay in comfortable apartments enjoying the sea breeze and next to the leisure area, mini zoo. There are 180 housing units, divided by 24 chalets, 56 standards chalets, 92 apartments and 04 presidential suites. Accommodations with a sea view and supported with air conditioning, cable TV, telephone, refrigerator, individual safe, internet wireless and good to relax. Besides that, each accommodations has its own decor, excellent atmosphere, to get relaxed and take a good rest and provide the guests the peace and comfort they deserve. ... more   less 
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