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Pousada Nega Maluca

63 reviews
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Oct 29, 2017
“Excellent staff, rooms to be desired.”
Oct 24, 2017
“Friendly staff, rooms are smelly and dirty”
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Nega Malucca in a private room with AC for two nights. First and foremost, the staff were extremely helpful and friendly! They provided us with great recommendations of things to do in the Pelourinho and helped us get around town (and to...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

The staff is very friendly and the common area outside is beautiful. Also breakfast is ok. But the rooms are very smelly dirty run down. Not the right surrounding to feel relaxed. The hostel is not far away from the city and even not expensive....More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed September 5, 2017

This hostel and it´s staff made my expeirence of salvador that much better, it would have not been the same without them!! the location is great, footsteps away from the historical center, making it quiet at night but convienient when wanting to head out. the...More

Thank naomisez
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

The hostel is in a great, central location of the historic center of Salvador. Beautiful architecture surrounding the streets of the hostel so lovely to walk around in although relatively quiet. Some interesting cultural music performances tho. Hostel could use a cleaning but otherwise chilled...More

Thank Khushnam P
Reviewed March 26, 2016

I stayed twice with my 2 daughters in Nega Maluca many years ago. The first time was in 2005 and the second time was in 2007. In 2005 we only stayed for 2 nights in a dormitory but in 2007 we stayed for 5 nights...More

Thank SusanEspergaerde
Response from InbalTubi, Owner at Pousada Nega MalucaResponded March 28, 2016

Hey Susan, Tks for your great review. Yes, I'm still the proud owner of the Nega.....:-)) Sorry to hear about your daughters bad being "fished" from the windows. it sucks. If only this people would put half the energy they put into fishing others people...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Air Conditioning
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$21 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
$21 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Pick a room or dorm with a window"
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"Try to avoid rooms facing the street, sometimes they can be quite noisy."
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"hammocks on roof are a great cheap option during carnival"
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"Try upstair rooms in the back but it is not a problem as Nega Maluca Guest house has a wonderful location"
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