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Zank Boutique Hotel

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Almirante Barroso,161 | Rio Vermelho, Salvador, State of Bahia 41950-350, Brazil
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Ranked #16 of 107 Hotels in Salvador
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

On arrival we ordered room service. It took an hour to prepare a salad with 4 lettuce leaves and half a tomato. For dinner we waited one hour for the first course....and we were the only clients in the restaurant.Boutique Hotel ?.. Translation for Boutique into English is RIPOFF.Too bad we were booked for 3 nights.The hotel is impersonal....nothing to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

The hotel is a wonderful example of a boutique hotel. The superior room has wonderful old wooden floors, and is dressed in a plush colonial fashion. The rest of the hotel is modern and clean but still hold the feel of intamcy of a grand house. Zank and his staff are polite and work hard to and with pride to... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

I've stayed at Zank twice and it's always very pleasant. It's far from the city centre but it's worth the drive to Rio Vermelho. The staff is very calm and helpful and the breakfast is really one of a kind, full of choices and delicious treats from bahía. Rooms are modern, comfortable and well designed. I appreciate the small details... More

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for 7 nights as part of our honeymoon adventure around Brazil. Of all the places we've stayed in Brazil and around the world, the Zank was by far the best from a customer service perspective. The staff made us feel like king and queen in our palace (not like we're just another one of... More

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New York City, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay at the Zank. The hotel had a very nice driver named Carlos meet us at the Airport and delivered us to the hotel at a fee cheaper than getting a Taxi. Upon Checking in, we noticed how clean the hotel was and we could tell they invested quiet a bit to make... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

The staff was extremely accommodating. The pool area was small but designed very well utilizing modern style techniques. In the evening the stairwell and hall lighting was motion centered. The rooms were modern and minimalist. Everything seemed clean and exceptionally well maintained. The TV is a flat screen on the wall but quite small. Also, the wall separating the room... More

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25 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

Its started off well. A pleasant and hospitable greeting/check-in and first impressions were definitely good. But then..... dinner in the restaurant was mediocre at best. I had tempura (very oily) and white fish as a main course (severely over cooked!). No salt and pepper on the table. No napkin. I ordered a tonic, but they didn't have tonic. And there... More

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egbertbloemsma, Manager at Zank Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephen, I am truly sorry your experience at the Zank was not as good as it could have been. We have addressed the situation with the chef and assured that this will not happen again. It would be wonderful if we could welcome you at our restaurant on your next visit. We strive to offer the best experience possible... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

Fabulous design and facilities and all with an amazing view. We stayed in Room 2 in the old part of the building and whilst it was a little small and we had lots of luggage there was so much storage space and such a spacious bathroom that we managed perfectly. A joy to have such sea views from both the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

The hotel was really pleasant to stay in. From getting a coconut juice welcome drink, to the simple design and clean and comfortable room, we really felt the Zank Hotel was a great deal and perfect way to spend our time in the city. Our room had an amazing view out over the water. You will need to take taxis... More

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Address: Rua Almirante Barroso,161 | Rio Vermelho, Salvador, State of Bahia 41950-350, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Zank Boutique Hotel 4.5*
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