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Rua Doutor Artur Neiva, 4 | Barra, Salvador, State of Bahia 40140-210, Brazil
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Ranked #23 of 192 Specialty Lodging in Salvador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Balikpapan, Indonesia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

I stayed at the Hostel Barra during the 2011 Carnival in Slavador. The place where the hostel is located is perfect to enjoy the carnival because it's just 100 meters to the place where all the bands (trio eletricos) and blocos play every night. The staff is very friendly and the owner of the Hostel (Nena) speaks fluent English and... More

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Tallinn
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29 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

My friend and i stayed at this hostel for 3 nights. We stayed at the room (with 6 beds) that smelled of toilet and there was no air. There was a fan in the room but it did not help much (also it was very noisy). The beds were really old and it was very difficult to pull out the... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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113 reviews 113 reviews
106 hotel reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2011

I stayed in this hostel for four days in four bed dorm with private bath located next to the entrance. The dorm was bright and clean with light floor tiles. It had new very strong and comfortable bunk beds with proffesionaly made and very safe lockers under each bunk bed. The staff was very friendly and allways tried to help.... More

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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52 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2009

This was my first time in Salvador. I went there with my mother. I can assume I had bad feelings about Salvador, thinking it was a Large City, not clean, with violence and poverty all around. What a big illusion!!! Salvador is a very charming city, developed, kind people (sometimes too much kind, beware!). Well, the Barra Hostel is located... More

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Address: Rua Doutor Artur Neiva, 4 | Barra, Salvador, State of Bahia 40140-210, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
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Ranked #23 of 192 Specialty Lodging in Salvador
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