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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“happy hour”(83 reviews)
“free caipirinhas”(65 reviews)
“private room”(28 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff are super friendly and helpful. The pool is perfect to cool off. Free breakfast with eggs was all I could ask for. I'd definitely recommend staying at Galeria 13. The location is also convenient for exploring and accessible by car/Uber

Thank Braden B
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff, very well run. Swimming pool and free breakfast + caiprinhas are also added bonuses! The location in pelourinho is also ideal for seeing the old town, museums and easily getting to and from the beach.

Thank Huw C
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Only one place to stay in Salvador and it is here. Ticked every box. Well run, clean, great staff and very social. Thanks to Paulo, Jonathan, David et al. Right in the middle of pelourinho and the staff give great ideas about where to go....More

Thank Jack C
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

All the staff are very helpful and friendly. They have a very useful guide book for Salavdor that Paulo wrote - makes it very easy to plan your days. The only difficulty was paying a deposit before arriving at the hostel - they only take...More

Thank Nikita S
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I had the perfect experience at Hostel Galeria 13, and the best of both worlds. A private room, plus the pleasure of meeting as many other travelers as I wanted at the nightly free drinks/happy hour. Couldn't be better.

Thank GoldHarry
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Traveller (65)
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Dining (5)
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"The private room is not much expensive than the shared ones and way better."
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"All roon are nice."
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"Private room"
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"The dog house is quieter, if you pick the room at the back it has a nice view, private rooms in both houses..."
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