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Villa Bahia

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Largo do Cruzeiro de Sao Francisco, no 16/18 | Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Santiago, Chile
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very nice boutique hotel located in the best part of old town Salvador called Pelourinho. It is an old style colonial architecture and atmosphere. Service is very friendly and attentive. We hesitated to book this place or the other top rated similar hotel called Aram Yani which we noticed is in a more noisy and remote part... More

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London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
74 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Villa Bahia is certainly very well located in the historical center of Salvador, the old house is renovated with charm with spacious rooms nicely decorated with old furnitures. However the hotel is over rated and hence overpriced- it is far from being a luxury hotel, the common area (restaurant, lounge and swiming pool) are extremely small, and the breakfast is... More

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Toulouse, France
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59 reviews 59 reviews
13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Everything is perfect. The hotel is located in a beautiful old building, the rooms are vast, beautifully furnished, and very bright thanks to large Windows. The staff is very helpful and welcoming, the bar is great, the restaurant super (as is breakfast). The hotel could hardly be located more centrally.

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San Francisco, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This has to be one of the most memorable hotel stays I have ever had in my life (to date). From the friendly staff to the immaculate well-kep colonial style mansion. This is the place to stay in Salvador - Pelourinho. Each room is carefully decorated to reflect a particular period of Bahia's interesting history. I had the pleasure to... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

i stayed at the villa bahia during the FIFA world cup for a total of three seperate times in three seperate rooms. it was a wonderful experience. every room is different, every room is perfect in it´s own way. amazing service. and the highlight: the breakfast. highly recommended!! (only one little word of caution: one night, there was a really,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
36 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We spent 5 weeks in Brazil for the World Cup, staying in a wide range of accommodation, and this was definitely are favourite place! The location is perfect, in the centre of Pelourinho, and the rooms are gorgeous - comfy beds, great sheets and loads of individual touches. The staff are very helpful, always smiling, and breakfast is just incredible... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I visited Salvador with my son for the World Cup and we were both very pleased with our choice of hotel. It was clean and comfortable and we were so close to the center of the Pelourinho. The staff were very friendly and were happy to give good advice and guidance about where to go and what to do, this... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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70 reviews 70 reviews
26 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

After reading all the reviews on here, we had high expectations. Not only were they met, they were surpassed! The hotel itself is beautiful - lots of thought has gone into the decor and the little details. The location is also brilliant. We'd heard some bad things about the city (crime) but we felt really safe here, despite really being... More

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Berlin, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This place is a true gem. Beautiful decorated, spacious rooms. Friendly and extremely helpful staff. One of the best hotel-breakfasts in Brazil. A woderful restaurant and some of the best cocktails in town. Beautiful vistas from the roof-top. Only downfall: The pool isn't as inviting as on the pictures. Will definitely come back!

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Coimbra, Portugal
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This cozy little hotel is an oasis in brazilian hospitality industry. Very clean, very beautiful. The whole property is all about details, from the decoration, full of regional handicraft, to the service itself, everything was very good. Breakfast was delicious, and the restaurant was also very good. The location is also superb, close to the main attractions and points of... More

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Address: Largo do Cruzeiro de Sao Francisco, no 16/18 | Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Bahia 4*
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