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Hotel Pelourinho

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Curitiba, PR
Reviewed 29 March 2016

My experience in this hotel was a desaster the room was terrible old walls , AC that doesnt work , dirty floor and matress with bed BUGS everywhere i was scraching my whole body because it was inchyyy . I arrived alone and very late to Salvador so i couldnt change the hotel immediatly because its really somewhere where you...

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Modena, Italy
Reviewed 29 December 2013

The hotel location is awesome, from the other side, about the staff; - Jorge, took an agreement about the room fare, then has been changed by his colleague. Unfare. There's no hot water, but thanks to the weather is not a so big issue. There is no WIFI.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 11 August 2013

This hotel has character and is really at the heart of the historic area of Pelourinho. It is a marvellous place to base yourself while exploring Pelourinho- easily the most interesting part of Salvador. You can find plenty of hotels which are smarter and "chic" (whatever that word really means) but they will not give you the experience of Pelourinho...

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Davis, CA
Reviewed 31 March 2013

We stayed here during Carnival, which meant that the rates were slightly more than double what they would have been otherwise. This is an odd establishment. The building is historically important, not the least because Jorge Amado wrote his first book ("Sweat") here. The entrance (there is no lobby in the conventional hotel sense) was once probably quite attractive, but...

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Reviewed 27 March 2013

The lady, who has inherited the Hotel P., is not a marketing-professional. She doesn't get easy money for restauration, which is not supported, - as in Germany -, by the government. Her "Hotel P." was the student's hostel of the first university of Salvador in ancient times and has a long history. You should know this in the context of...

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Reviewed 25 March 2013

To discover Salvador the hotel Pelourinho was very good for us, near to all interesting places in Pelourinho. We spent here 6 nights. We enjoyed it very much, also the breakfast, The Staff was friendly and helpful. It was very safe and we could enjoy the evenings outside.

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Manaus, AM
Reviewed 23 January 2013

It is very nice back again and again to the Hotel Pelourinho (Salvador Bahia). I have been 4 times alone since I started Amazon Gero Tours company ,but I used to visit this hotel alone and working , always I took good impression from all of the staffs and for sure impressed by the wonderful place and I saw a...

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Reviewed 27 August 2012

I stayed here for four nights & it cost me me about $55 per night. I had a large room with a high ceiling and a small living area. In short, it was almost like a suite with a partial view of the bay. I had asked for a quiet room and I got one but there's always live music...

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Address: Rua das Portas do Carmo 20 | Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-290, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
Price Range: $80 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Pelourinho 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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“It is quieter on the rear side overlooking the bay than on the street side”
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