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Hotel-Pousada Porto da Lua

3.0 of 5 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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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Beersel, Belgium
20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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57 reviews 57 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The hotel was very nice, comfortable and relaxing. Room cleaned and the view over our window was amazing Staff and service were excelent, breakfast exaggerated to suit all tastes. Near by the city was too comercial, shops, restaurant and every place studied just for the turism. You can visit the park of the turtles that is nice. Only flaw in... More 

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Aylesford, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Found this little place when travelling around Brazil, and just can't fault it at all. Right on the beech, near a turtle sanctuary, beautiful fishing village down the way, and warm, pristine waters. Paradise!

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London, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

My family recently had the pleasure of spending 2 whole weeks at this hotel. I regularly review on tripadvisor and do not hand excellent reviews on all fronts lightly, but without hesitation I will for this wonderful small hotel.

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94 hotel reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We spent the last three nights of a hectic 3 week tour of Brazil here and it was exactly what we needed. The reception staff on arrival were so friendly but were shy about speaking English which they did beautifully, we were made to feel very welcome. We had a room on the second floor, this was large, clean and... More 

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50 reviews 50 reviews
21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Our 2 weeks at the Pousada were absolutely wonderful. We were a family party of 5 - grandmother, couple and 2 children 9&6. The location of the hotel is excellent as you only have walk across the lawn onto the beach. There is a magical reef just offshore where you can walk at low tide and it has pools you... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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85 reviews 85 reviews
24 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Beautiful place and lovely staff make this a great destination, however, until they solve a serious vibration issue stemming from their water pumps (or whatever it may be), staying in room 211 is what I imagine living in a fridge would be like, minus the cold (the AC is very good though, so could be achieved!). In addition to the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
32 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I have stayed at Pousada Porto da Lua in my recent visit to Brazil. I booked this hotel based on the reviews and the pictures in their website. The hotel was more expensive than other but we decided for this one as the pictures and reviews. I was very disappointed with this hotel. The problem started when we were arriving... More 

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Address: Praia do Forte s/n, Mata de Sao Joao, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia 48280-000, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Bahia > Praia do Forte
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel-Pousada Porto da Lua 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Pousada Porto Da Lua Hotel Praia Do Forte
Hotel-Pousada Porto Da Lua Praia Do Forte, Bahia
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Praia do Forte
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Praia do Forte
#7 Family Hotel in Praia do Forte

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