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Pousada Aquarela do Brasil

Rua Maciel de Cima, 23, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-250, Brazil
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Ranked #17 of 135 Salvador B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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83 reviews 83 reviews
21 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When i booked this place Aquarela Do Brazil, it was advertised as a hotel, which it is not, far from it, more like something in between a bed and breakfast and a hostel. They have a list of rules stuck on the back of the door, see pics. Located near the main square of Pelourinho in Salvador (I would avoid... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Comfortable spot, steps from the main square in Pelourinho. I really appreciated Cesar and Edina's warm hospitality. Don't miss the record shop across the street, and Geronimo's performance nearby on Tuesdays. Simple rooms without A/C, but the breeze in the evening and a fan kept the room comfortable.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The Pousada is very well located if you want to be located in the old part of Salvador. It's a couple of hundred yards from the Pelourinho square and close to everything you would want to see in this fairly compact part of the city. The people who run it are very friendly, very helpful and easy to communicate with... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

This B & B is right in the heart of Pelourinho and an easy walk (wear good shoes as it is all cobblestones) to all the attractions. Edina and Caesar were good and helpful hosts. Caesar spoke English, Edina spoke Spanish and French or we often used the translator on the PC which worked quite well. Our room was basic... More

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italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

A really comfortable place in the heart of Pelo with caring owners and very reasonable rates, which are hard to find in this area if you wish to have a certain standard. The beds are new and very comfy, room is clean, tv and fan available; though the decoration is quite simple, the room feels cozy. You can close the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

We were lucky, we met the owner who was very kind. Eventhough they were renewing the hotel, they received us and treated us family. Delicious breakfast and located in the center of Pelourinho. The street at night was amazing. Im definitevely coming back.

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Address: Rua Maciel de Cima, 23, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-250, Brazil
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Location: Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
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Located in the Historic Center of Salvador, The Pousada Aquarela do Brasil is a warm and cozy place, with a real touch of being at home.Its an strategic place in the middle of Pelourinho, deep in the heart of it, where all takes place.We have 6 rooms, with TV, ventilators, hot water and free Internet Wi-fi. We offer a nice breakfast, wich is served from 7:30 to 10:00 A.M.If you´re staying in Aquarela do Brasil, you´re close to many touristic points in the city, and have many options of places to eat and to have fun without having to go far from it. ... more   less 
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