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Pousada des Arts

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What an incredible place! Only stayed one night in this beautiful art hotel before we set off to relax on an island but really hope we can return at some point! The artist herself makes gorgeous art and the hotel is stunning in every single detail! Bed is comfortable, breakfast delicious! Perfect stay!!

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Thank TravelGiraffe1980
1 review
Reviewed October 15, 2016

I stayed at this inn from June 12 to July 5 and totally felt like I was in my house. the staff members were very helpful and nice. I consider them now friends. Also the ocean view from the room I stayed in was amazing, especially at the sunset time in the evening. I totally recommend this place.

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Thank Juan J
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

I really liked this place. Great sized rooms, friendly staff and a front hall that is quiet and tasteful away from the heat and noise of the city. The breakfast is nice on the balcony - with an 'Interesting' view of the port. I was really happy here.

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Thank Christopher D
1 review
Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

Stayed there for two nights in a nicely furnished double room with kingsize bed (Nr. 5, 2nd floor) Great ocean view. Breakfast ok, nothing too special though. Staff very friendly with limited English skills. Located in the middle of the old town in at a calm and safe corner. Would come again!

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Thank moemoy
Vancouver, Canada
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 11, 2016

Pros: The Pousada is beautiful, the room was spacious, the ocean view from our balcony was amazing, the beds were very comfortable, and the staff were friendly. Cons: The staff didn´t speak English (common in Bahia), the neighbourhood was on the edge of Pelourinho and a bit sketchy (you wouldn´t feel safe walking around with a camera out), and it... More 

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1 Thank Luke_and_O
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here 3 nights... Such a lovely house full of art and flowers!! Great place!! Nice breakfast and really nice people looking after you.. Main door always locked so safety is always granted as also everywhere cctv are on the walls... Always again

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Thank Marcel Lee B
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

One of the most beautiful guesthouse in Salvador. And one of the best breakfast we had in Brazil. We had no problem with the safe. A very good choice to get the spirit of peloyrino. The host Arik and his family were helpful.

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1 Thank Ran B
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

We and our kids stayed at Pousada des arts. It is located between Sao Antonio Fort and Pelourinho. The pousada is beautiful and colorful with lots of art on the walls and floors. The staff is very nice and helpful. Only drawbacks are that some of the rooms are dark without enough lamps and the water in the shower isn't... More 

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1 Thank yuvalorna
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 2, 2015

This is the nice hotel with great rooms (take the seaview) well located to visit the city centre. However I left money in my wallet which was in my backpack. When we came back the evening, I was delightfully surprised to notice that some money disapeared ! Of course i let the owner knows about it ... But nothing Can... More 

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Viviane G, Proprietário at Pousada des Arts, responded to this review

Bom dia Gostaria de esclarecer rodos os conflitos referentes as acusações de roubo, para ficar claro ao entrar na pousada no momento do check-in damos um termo de compromisso, o qual especifica que em cada acomodação tem um cofre, o mesmo na entrada do hospede no quarto é ajustado para maior conforto e segurança do cliente, neste termo está implícito... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2014

Very nice rustic atmosphere in the rooms and the lobby, the hotel itself is beautiful and the reception staff were friendly. It was set in the historic old town of salvador. Sadly the visit was ruined by a theft from the hotel safe - I know for a fact that 150USD was stolen as the count was short when I... More 

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Viviane G, Proprietário at Pousada des Arts, responded to this review

Bom dia Gostaria de esclarecer rodos os conflitos referentes as acusações de roubo, para ficar claro ao entrar na pousada no momento do check-in damos um termo de compromisso, o qual especifica que em cada acomodação tem um cofre, o mesmo na entrada do hospede no quarto é ajustado para maior conforto e segurança do cliente, neste termo está implícito... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cultural centre with art gallery and panoramical view on the bay,Excellent tropical breakfast. Free wi fi. Ecoturism activities ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pousada des Arts

Address: Rua Direita De Santo Antonio, 90 | Alem Do Carmo, Salvador, State of Bahia 40030-080, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
Price Range: $48 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pousada des Arts 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Ask for a view of the ocean, if possible”
 of 5 bubbles Luke_and_O, Feb 11, 2016 | Read review
“The ones with a sea view are extra special, but there is love and care in every detail in this pousada”
 of 5 bubbles Thesmilingscot, Dec 19, 2013 | Read review
“Noisy top floor rooms if raining. Otherwise beautiful!”
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 of 5 bubbles LolaSweden, Aug 4, 2013 | Read review
“All rooms on the upper floors are GREAT.”
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“Double bed is tiny”
 of 5 bubbles Abu555, Dec 30, 2012 | Read review
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