We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Portobello Ondina Praia Hotel

Av. Oceanica, 2275, Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
Hotel amenities
Portobello Ondina Praia Hotel
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Ranked #52 of 108 Hotels in Salvador
A recent review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014
AAFernandes Santo Andre, SP
Add Photo Write a Review

257 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
    35
    112
    79
    19
    12
See reviews for
55
56
12
72
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (257)
  • Mar-May only
    (72)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (54)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (75)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (56)
All months
Paris, France
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is not a good hotel, and I think people stays there if there is no other choice. I believe it survives because of the strategic position close to the university and relatively low prices. But it has serious problems. Let me say first the positive points: people are nice, at the desk and the service. But it has serious... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sao Paulo, SP
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I had the opportunity to be in this hotel for so many times that I think I'm able to be very fair in its evaluation. So let's go! reception: kinda fast, but some people are not very available to Smile and offer the best hotel can do. For example: they are doing some retrofit and we knew it, so we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers are raving about these Salvador hotels

Santo Andre, SP
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The location is good, the room has enough space and simple and good decoration. I didn't like the window air conditioner which makes huge noise. There was leak in bath room and in the faucet. There's not Wi Fi that's is unforgiven. There's not snack, juice and other option at room, only water and soft drinks. Breakfast simple.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Disappointed with this hotel...their upkeep and cleanliness needs attention especially their pool area. Lounge chairs were dirty, pool water has been cloudy for last 3 days, and service is mediocre. The restaurant had ants on the table while you were eating and to top it off the power went off 5 times in 2 days and there was no back... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Florianopolis, SC
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

I have alreday been twice in thi hotel in the past 4 years, and the experience only seems to get worse. The rooms were really DIRTY - the floor had stains from something the previous guest had spilled and poorly cleaning, the bathroom wall was green with black mold stains inside the shower cabinet and everything in the bedroom that... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
chicago
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Booked this hotel for a group and for what we needed it worked. Beds were small, twin size, not terribly uncomfortable. Breakfast was not the greatest but it was a decent spread. Location was walking distance to many sites and stores to get stuff for personal needs. Overall, it is a very decent 3 - 3.5 star hotel, a great... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

This is not a bad hotel, and the people are very nice. But it often seemed comically inept. It took us two days of telling them that our air conditioning didn't work, before the front desk informed us (as we came home late) that our air conditioning didn't work and we would have to move rooms. We did get a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
uk
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
20 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

This is the worst hotel I have ever stayed in ! . The reception, restaurant and rooms all need redecorating and cleaning. The shower was filthy, curtains discusting and the air conditioning unit hanging out the wall!. Breakfast was a farce with all tables full of dirty plates with one poor waitress left trying to cope.We found a coffee shop... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Trieste
Top Contributor
401 reviews 401 reviews
51 hotel reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

On the whole this hotel is quite mediocre. Rooms have a good size, but there is no table or desk. Bathroom would be ok but it needs a refurbishing. The swimming pool is just for kids, but the area around is quite nice, and the barman fixes good caipirinhas. Air conditioning is very noisy. Breakfast is quite good - I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
rio de janeiro
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2010

I stayed in this hotel for 3 days and I really like it. It was very clean and had a large and various breakfast buffet with lots of typical dishes. Every day they change some of the typical dishes so we can taste different ones. The staff was very helpfull and polite. The beach near the hotel has lots of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

52 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (52)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (13)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (15)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
View from room (5)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (10)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay