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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 10 Hotels in Praia do Forte
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gothenburg, Sweden
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I and my family and also my sister and her family stayed at this pousada for 5 days. It was right on the beach were you could snorkel. But our first impression of the beach was that it wasn't that nice until we realized there were a lot of corals. If you went further to the north you found umbrellas... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The photos on their website don't do it justice. This place was beautiful and perfect in every way. We were there during the World Cup and it was a nice respite from the chaos of the big cities. It is right on the beach, has a great pool and wonderful, clean rooms with hammocks to while away the day. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

I've spend a weekend in Farol das Tartarugas in July with my girlfriend, during the FIFA Wolrd Cup 2014. It was wonderfulul. Amazing view, great staff, great breakfast, very clean rooms. The food was very tasty, although you have to order use hour before, because the restaurant isn't open for general public. I strongly recommend the shrimp talharim. I will... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I've been to this hotel a couple of months ago and was amazed! The surroundings were gorgeous, the little marmoset monkeys running around sometimes were the highlight of my day! The breakfast was delicious too and I really liked the variety! I'll be def coming back :)

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Munich, Germany
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11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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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17 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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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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71 reviews 71 reviews
61 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 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
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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 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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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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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Pousada Farol das Tartarugas 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Pousada Farol Das Tartarugas Hotel Praia Do Forte
Pousada Farol Das Tartarugas Praia Do Forte, Bahia
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Praia do Forte
#5 Family Hotel in Praia do Forte
#6 Romantic Hotel in Praia do Forte

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