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    Makenna Resort

    Rod. Ilheus - Itacare km 16 | Ponta da Tulha, Ilheus, State of Bahia 45653-970, Brazil
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    • Excellent76%
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    • Terrible16%
    24 Mar 2013
    “Truly extraordinary”
    5 Mar 2013
    “A stunning hideaway”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Wheelchair Access
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    1 - 5 of 6 reviews

    Reviewed 24 March 2013

    This is quite possibly the best hotel we have ever stayed in...and we have been to luxury hotels throughout the world. We stayed here for 6 nights and wish it could have been twice as long. First, it is astonishing architecture. No surprise that it...More

    2  Thank Guilford1
    Reviewed 5 March 2013

    Stayed only one night at makenna but now i totally regret it. I should have stayed there for the entire duration of my trip to ilheus and itacare. The chales have a stronv design element but with the right balance to make you feel extremely...More

    3  Thank Gisane
    Reviewed 19 September 2012

    We stayed here for 5 days as part of a 2 week holiday in Brazil and would say it's the best hotel we stayed at. The resort itself is quite isolated - 30min from Ilheus and about 50min from Itacare - so we ended up...More

    2  Thank Traveltink
    Reviewed 3 April 2012

    Amazing architecture, great spacious bungalows decorated with taste, delicious food (best we had in brazil) and outstanding service. I don't want to spoil the surprise(s) for you but I have never experienced such attention to detail and thoughtfulness. You think of it, and Makenna would...More

    2  Thank Lara K
    Reviewed 29 March 2012

    The hotel is new (June 2010 opening according to what they told us) and should be a lot busier, but I assume it is due to a lack of reviews/awareness of the hotel. Having traveled a lot in Brazil, it is one of the better...More

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    • Brazil >
    • State of Bahia >
    • Ilheus
    • Also Known As
    • Makenna Resort Ilheus, Brazil - Bahia
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    "As best we could tell, all bungalows are superb."
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