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Villas de Trancoso Hotel

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Is was great! we have a wonderfull time staying at the villas and the food was exellent. It is a great place for the family and it is as well for couples. The villas' staff was perfect and once again the food was excellent. We can not wait to be able to come back there!

1 Thank Marilen F
Bethesda, Maryland
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44 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2015

We spent 6 fabulous days in Trancoso and highly recommend it. The property is an exquisite oasis with an immaculate garden, and a lovely secret bridge under mangroves that provide access to the beach. We drove from Arial d'Ajuda through rutted and ravined back roads along which which one could see recently installed utility poles carrying huge electrical and data... More 

4 Thank Famly-Four
New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2015

My husband and I just returned from 7 days at Villas de Trancoso. Perfect in every way. Spectacular beach, wonderful food, peaceful, and warm people to help with your every wish. We spent every day on the beach and evenings at the Quadrado trying a different restaurant. New Years Eve was a treat. We stayed on property and they had... More 

3 Thank janetbeze
Santa Barbara, California
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2014

My wife, daughter, and I just stayed at Villas de Trancoso (Dec 3-15) and had a wonderful stay. I would recommend this place to anyone with family, celebrating a special occasion or looking for a romantic getaway. The reviews were correct, even when the hotel is sold out, you still feel like you have this place to yourself. The beach... More 

2 Thank Steve M
Brooklyn, New York
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 December 2014

We stayed in Villa Sky in early December and it was amazing! The villa is gorgeous, the staff is friendly and helpful, the food at the restaurant is delicious, the beach is pristine, and the cocktails were just what we wanted! Villas de Trancoso is perfectly luxurious *and* remote, which is such a hard balance to find! We hope to... More 

1 Thank Faye B
new york
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2014

We visited Villas de Trancoso in early November. Our 1 bedroom villa was very comfortable and spacious. The beach is near perfection, gorgeous warm blue water, soft sand, and the best beach bar. The staff here are all very kind and the level of service was outstanding. There is also a nice pool beside the fabulous small restaurant. The morning... More 

2 Thank Bobbig1
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2014

I need to share a recent visit to the Villas.One of the important elements that contributes to the "Five Star"rating of the Villas is the quality of it's restaurant. Bear in mind that this is in addition to all the other fine qualities mentioned on this site....and there are many. My wife and I visited the Villas as part of... More 

5 Thank Flerk
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 September 2014

I have been fortunate to stay in one of the best boutique beach style hotels in Brazil. Discovering the Villas of Trancoso was a treat. This has to be the best beach paradise hotel along the Bahian coast. Stunning rooms fitted out to the highest standard- beautiful gardens that give you the impression that they should be opened to the... More 

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McLean VA
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Reviewed 25 August 2014

Once again, a hotel that fully deserves its #1 rating on Trip Advisor. If you are coming to Trancoso, this is the place--a lovely series of villas with its own private beach and the friendliest staff imaginable. We stayed here for four nights at the end of a three-week trip to Brazil, and it was a wonderful and relaxing way... More 

2 Thank geldolphMcLeanVA
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 3 August 2014

We went to Villas for our honey moon, and what a treat it was! The place is beautiful, with gorgeous gardens right on the beach. In a very exclusive setting with outstanding service making you feel welcome and well looked after. We highly recommend this place to anyone that is looking for some relaxing time on the beach. A special... More 

1 Thank DanGarrido

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil and just 1.5 kilometers from the historic "Quadrado" of Trancoso you will find our Villas. An oceanfront boutique hotel offering an extraordinary combination of manicured gardens, superb cuisine, attentive staff, world class golf and miles of endless golden sand. Recipient of Trip Advisors "Traveler's Choice Award" in 2013 as the #1 boutique hotel in Brazil. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villas de Trancoso Hotel

Address: Estrada Arraial D_Ajuda/Trancoso 192 | Km 23,5, Trancoso, State of Bahia 45818-000, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Bahia > Trancoso
Price Range: $533 - $1,220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villas de Trancoso Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Villas De Trancoso Hotel Trancoso
Villas De Trancoso Hotel Brazil
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Trancoso
#1 Spa Hotel in Trancoso
#1 Family Hotel in Trancoso
#1 Romantic Hotel in Trancoso
#1 Luxury Hotel in Trancoso
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“Our favorite Villa Suite is the Zen suite with your private garden”
  • View from Sky Suite
 of 5 bubbles Kistheskye2, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Suites are nice and simple and will take care of all of your needs”
 of 5 bubbles 726benjaminy, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The suites and villas are distributed among the gardens, but only the Vip Villa faces the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles 646mariacristinag, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“rooms vary in requirements so call to get best room for your family needs.”
 of 5 bubbles lisabP8174SL, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
“stay in one of the villas near the beach”
 of 5 bubbles DGajda, 24 Jul 2015 | Read review
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