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Hotel Pousada Papaya Verde

Rua Engenheiro Milton Oliveira 177, Salvador, State of Bahia 40140100, Brazil
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Ranked #26 of 131 Salvador B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved pretty much the location, around 500 meters from the Farol. Every day when me and my friends went out they just cleaned everything and the staff, Caio and Emerson, were more than awesome with us. They helped us a lot. I highly recommend this place!

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Brasilia, DF
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

A member staff, Caio, was very kind and helpfull but the others could be more kind and give attention to the guests. My mother wasn't fine when we arrived (the travel from Morro de Sao Paulo is a bit unconfortable) but the staff only worried about the money I should give before anything. :-\ After Elton John show the night... More

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Windhoek, Namibia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Simple but lovely, The Pousada is at a great location in a side street close to the ocean and close to a bus stop. The rooms are clean and simple but we did not spend a lot of time inside in any case. The Wi-Fi worked great. The staff was very friendly and helpful and Alejandra, who worked there most... More

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Rome, Italy
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Just in the centre of Barra this pousada offers a nice and convenient location to visit Salvador and surroundings. It is very clean and one of the receptionist (Apuana) is very friendly and helpful. I can’t say the same of the others. Wonderful breakfast! The room at first floor are nice, even though too small.

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014 via mobile

I stayed nine days at Papaya Verde and never got tired of the location or the staff. As a solo female traveler, I never felt unsafe. My room was cozy and always clean. The shower worked well and the internet incredible. I loved the quite location, lovely garden and the shaded balcony with comfy hammocks. There were plenty of restaurants,... More

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Boulder, Colorado
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

After a long trip from the US i get there and the room is not ready. Had to wait for hours. The internet did not work in half the pousada, and the owner was extremely rude! When I asked him about the internet and the delay on the room he said I could leave if i didn't like it. truly... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013 via mobile

Very nice place, nice location, very friendly and helpful staff (but some are hard to communicate with in portuguese). Safe to move around in the area, even at night. Breakfast was the best of all the pousadas we did in Brasil, missed it all through the rest of the trip.... One point that could be better, bathroom in the room... More

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Baton Rouge, LA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

We came to Salvador to visit a friend, and booked several rooms at Papaya Verde upon his suggestion - we're so thankful that he discovered this little slice of paradise! Quaint little B&B with charming colors and decorations. The rooms are small, bathrooms even smaller... but who needs much time in the room when there's so much to see &... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

We arrived late on a wet night to be met by a warm welcome. This pousada is a friendly unpretentious place in Barra neighbourhood. Breakfast is legendary and with reason as the cook outdoes everyone else with lots of freshly baked cakes and wonderful fresh fruit. Good coffee and a selection of teas as well as cheeses and ham are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

Papaya Verde is a great little inn, close to the ocean and nice restaurants in Barra. As previous reviewers already stated, the place is a gem. The rooms are simple, but very clean and comfortable, the breakfast is really good and the staff is very courteous and helpful. I recommend this pousada to anyone that is looking for a good... More

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Also Known As:
Hotel Pousada Papaya Verde Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Address: Rua Engenheiro Milton Oliveira 177, Salvador, State of Bahia 40140100, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
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Ranked #26 of 131 B&Bs / Inns in Salvador
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated in Barra, one of the best areas of Salvador, where you can find some of the nicest beaches of the city. Just a 3-minute walk to the first beach, 5 minutes to the "harbour of Barra" and located in a quiet and safe neighborhood. A tropical garden with exotic flowers and plants and a variety of song birds give you the impression of staying in a green oasis in the heart of Salvador. ... more   less 
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