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Pousada Farol das Tartarugas

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Martim Pescador | Quadra 61 Lote 1,2,3, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Ranked #6 of 11 hotels in Praia do Forte
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013
GPizzato Munich, Germany
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Munich, Germany
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

I strongly recommend this pousada. We stayed in the ´Papa Gente´ chalet which is by beachfront and it is spacious, clean and very comfortable. The bed is excellent and the shower a well. It´s also nicely designed with relatively new furniture. The breakfast was impressive with a very good selection and quality: freshly squeezed fruit juices, many tropical fruits, home... More

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

We stayed in the beachfront cottage, with views over the beach & sea & a 10 minute walk into town. The other hotels are very close. We had our own private large Jacuzzi bath in the bedroom, which had a very comfortable bed, and a separate shower. The breakfasts were excellent with plenty of choice. Weather wasn't great whilst we... More

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Los Angeles, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We stayed 3 nights in early January -- right in the middle of Brazilian school vacation. Part of the relaxed ambiance was the number of families with small children staying here. The nice ladies in the kitchen will prepare snacks on request, including fresh mango, caju and goiaba juices and, with advance notice, prepare delicious dinners. The breakfast buffet featured... More

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London
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71 reviews 71 reviews
61 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

Visited the pousda in August. Place was clean, has nice pool, good food and is in good location. Only issue was with owners who seemed not to be hospitable. Really irked us that they wanted good tables at breakfast reserved for themselves and sometimes they didnt even appear. With so much choice available we would not return.

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Praia do Forte, BA
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

This is my last day here and it has been sooooo relaxing, very quiet but near to nightlife if you want it. I was expecting to travel with a friend but came here on my own instead and it is totally fine to be here as a single woman. Service is friendly, rooms are beautiful and spacious and the wi-fi... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012 via mobile

Currently living here and so far what I can mention is that this pousada definitely is one of that you must live! By the beach Has a nice pool located between the apartments Has few apartments! For us with a 5y old kid is really good as u can see him from any place close to the pool. The rooms... More

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

The hotel is great. It is quiet and very well located. They also showed me great hospitality. I also saw many couples with small children. In brief, Hospitality: The people working in the hotel are very sympathetic. Cleanliness: it is one of the highlights. Rooms: They are really nice and clean. Food: The breakfast is very nice and well served.... More

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São Paulo, Brazil
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

We spent a weekend with our kids at this very nice hotel. The rooms are spacious and services very attentive. Upon reservation they already made reservations for a taxi with a child seat to pick us up at the airport. Allowed as a late checkout without any problems. Had several umbrellas to lend during rainy days. Served a very good... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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130 reviews 130 reviews
26 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012 via mobile

We were in Praia do Forte few years ago and stayed at Pousada da Lua. We liked. But this time it was sold and we stayed in this one instead. It is also located on the beach and beside Porto da Lua! What a great surprise. We liked better than Porto da Lua. We stayed upstairs with pool view and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011 via mobile

We've stayed in this beautiful hotel in November. The rooms were very cute, clean, cosy and comfortable. The leisure areas were also very clean and pleasant places to hang around. Their pina colada was the best I've ever drank! Congrats for the girls in the bar for that :) Overall everything ticked the box, the location was perfect considering tranquility... More

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Also Known As:
Pousada Farol Das Tartarugas Hotel
Pousada Farol Das Tartarugas Hotel Praia Do Forte
Pousada Farol Das Tartarugas Praia Do Forte, Bahia
Address: Rua Martim Pescador | Quadra 61 Lote 1,2,3, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Bahia > Praia do Forte
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Praia do Forte
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Praia do Forte
#6 Family Hotel in Praia do Forte
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Pousada Farol das Tartarugas 3*
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