We booked this pousada in advance as we were concerned places would still be full after carnival. This was not the case and if we hadn't booked for all 6 nights we were staying there, we would have changed to a nicer pousada on another beach - Tiririca, as we prefered it's waves to the flat, lagoon-like Concha beach, which is beautiful and perfect if you have kids.
We didn't really like this pousada though, we certainly wouldn't go back. There were several minor issues which added up... Most importantly for me, the bed was not king size, probably a queen (160cm width) and the mattress was a low quality coil, which I hated as every time my husband moved, it felt like being in an earthquake. Also, the AC unit was installed at bed height, which meant you got the cold air straight on your feet but as soon as you stood up, you felt hot. Not clever at all... Gave me runny eyes and a scratchy throat. Luckily, Itacaré is so beautiful and we were so exhausted from all the hikes and... More