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Hotel-Pousada Porto da Lua

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Praia do Forte s/n, Mata de Sao Joao, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia 48280-000, Brazil
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have had 5 pleasant days in Praia do Forte and have enjoyed this hotel. The rooms are clean, showers hot, staff friendly and helpful, and location is terrific. Being on the beachfront is a great location with good access and lovely views. The meals in the restaurant were quite good also.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Perfect view, outstanding location, lots of attractions at foot step, bars, restaurants, projeto tamar, some shops, etc. The resort has very helpful staff, acceptable breakfast and afternoon tea for free Just in front of the resort you may do snorkeling, there are some naturals pools that in high tide you may dive in and enjoy

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We've been there 4 times and it is always a pleasure. The location is excellent. Family friendly. The personnel is very kind and we get what we expect. It is in the best place. Another chapter for Val's massages: incredible, she is a genious!

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Porto-da-Lua, Gerente at Hotel-Pousada Porto da Lua, responded to this review

Dear Marcos,Thanks for having shared your nice experience staying with us. It will help us motivate to maintain our effort to please our guests. Especially thank you that you have chosen Hotel Porto da Lua already for the fourth time. We are looking forward to receiving you hopefully very soon again. And we let Val know that you kiked her... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

You are right on the beach! The nice parte is that io may choose a sandy part or another one with reef. Here, with low tide you may swim in transparent water with lot of fisches and, if you are lucky, turtles! The swiss ownwer is very kind, rooms are large with a balcon and sea view and the food... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This is the fifth time we stayed at Porto da Lua, as other contributors mentioned the rooms are ok, the service is good (although they take their time for everything as in most tropical destinations) but the most important thing is that you are "pe na areia" (with your feet on the beach). It is ideal for families with small... More 

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Porto-da-Lua, Gerente at Hotel-Pousada Porto da Lua, responded to this review

Dear Silvia and thank you for staying at the Hotel Pousada Porto da Lua in Praia do Forte. And thanks for your time to share your nice experience of your stay with us. We are looking forward seeing you soon in our tropical paradise. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I've been to this hotel for the last 7 years. The rooms are OK. The service is very good. But the real thing is to be in front of the beach. Amazing to wake up there and just open the window! Very close to the vila too, which is convenient at night if you do not want to have dinner... More 

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Porto-da-Lua, Gerente at Hotel-Pousada Porto da Lua, responded to this review

Dear Rafael, and thank you for sharing your experience on our unique Hotel location with us. It is wonderful to learn that you enjoyed the spectacular location on the beach. And we thank you that you keep choosing our nice tropical paradise for the last seven years. We looking forward seeing you very son again. More 

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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We stayed at this pousada for 3 nights on whim and we enjoyed every minute of it! Staff is super friendly and rooms are very big (if you can ask for a room on the 2nd floor with the view on the beach as you have a lot more privacy than the ground floor and 1st floor). There's an area... More 

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Porto-da-Lua, Gerente at Hotel-Pousada Porto da Lua, responded to this review

thanks for your very nice feedback on our hotel, location and staff. As you so very well mentioned we really try to provide an authentic experience in our tropical paradise, as much as in our culinary service, architectural design and room outfit, and still offer modern luxury items. We hope to see be able to welcome here again our beach... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Fantastic service and a true experience of Praia do Forte. Nice room, confortable, right at the beach and everyone tries to make you confortable all the time. Beach service pampers you all the time, great reception by name... Will def come back!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We stayed twice in this posada during our holiday in Brazil. The first week we were very lucky, the weather was fantastic and we enjoyed a lot our fantastic terrace with gorgeous see view. We had a room on the upper floor, a great room. The second week we had a room on the ground floor. This room was less... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Very eye-catching scenery, right on the beach, surrounded by abundant vegetation, palm-trees, clear ocean water(beware the sharp stones when bathing), 10 minutes walk to area of restaurants, shops and lively atmosphere at evening time. Hotel is cosy, not providing luxury, still charming and striking in the good sense, especially the location itself. Breakfast not very abundant, still over basic conditions,... More 

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