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Rua da Ordem Terceira, 23 | Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-260, Brazil
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Hostel Galeria 13
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hostel and found the service to be terrible. The girl at reception was very rude with a constant irritated look on her face and totally not approachable. There are rules for everything and everyone was kicked out of the pool area at 10pm despite being very respectful and just having a good time. The owner forgot... More 

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Milan, Lombardia, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had a great time at this hostel. Free caipirinha from 5pm to 6pm, great location, nice staff. I met a bunch of amazing people and we all befriended very easily! Absolutely recommended weather you are traveling alone or in a group!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great breakfast buffet until 12am, Happy Hour with delicious Caipirinhas for free, a small pool and nice common areas. You will meet a lot of nice people there! It's an excellent and well managed hostel!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were relaxed and friendly,and always wanted to help! Breakfast was brilliant-especially as it was served until midday and the free cocktail hour?!? Who could ask for more!!! Thanks a million x

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just loved the place, its spirit, the lovely breakfast with fresh fruit and juices and so many other thinkgs every day, the friendly staff (Sol, Mariana, Alberto and the owner Paolo) who was around day and night to help, enjoyed and got drunk with the delicious Happy-Hour free of Charge Caipiriñas, enjoyed the pool or stayed in the launge... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Warm and friendly atmosphere. A small hostel where it is easy to meet others.essential for a solo traveller. Clean, great staff. Would recommend it. Salvador itself is a gem. Loved the city and this hostel.

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Kampala, Uganda
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 5 nights here over new year 2014/15. We were four friends staying in a 10 bed dorm. The dorm itself was quite hot at night as the aircon and two fans couldn't seem to cope. And the one bathroom between 10 got a bit busy at times, especially when everyone wanted to head out at the same time. They... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just visited Salvador for a couple of days, and I stayed in this hostel, great people that will take care of you, it is clean, and it's a very good location, they have an amazing breakfast and free caipirinhas between 5-6, the price is just perfect.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found Hostel Galeria 13 on Hostel world and for once the pictures and reviews didn't do justice to how great the place was. The staff were extremely friendly and hospitable and took the time to get to know us and even suggest cool local places to eat and drink (Marina was particularly lovely). The happy hour was a great... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We stayed in a private room at Galleria 13 and was possibly the nicest hostel room I've ever been in. The location is fantastic for exploring Pelhourinho in Salvador and the daily walking city tour offered by the hostel offers is a great introduction to the area. Breakfast was amazing and Capirinha hour was something we looked forward to every... More 

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Address: Rua da Ordem Terceira, 23 | Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-260, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
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