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Vela Branca Grand Hotel

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2013

The location is stunning as you are on a hill overlooking Porto Seguro and up the beautiful coastline. The grounds are spacious and well-maintained. The room was spacious too, and clean and modern. Breakfast was exactly what you would expect. They had free computers for use if yopu did not have a laptop with you. It is walking distance from... More 

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Reviewed 14 April 2012

We stayed at Vela Branca for the family wedding of very good friends. That seemed to go well and so I will start with the good stuff: The ocean views are fantastic, our room was large and had the best sea view - and was furthest from the music at the bar. The gardens are beautiful and well-maintained. The pool... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2010

I stayed in Vela Branca with a friend in May/2008 and our welcoming couldn't have gone worse: a brazilian guy was complaining he had been stolen while in the room. "I hope it won't happen to us", I thought. But in fact it did. Two days later my shaving machine was gone from where I left it, to be returned... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2005

We Just got back from Brazil and we stayed at this hotel for 4 nights. The hotel is located above the town and the view of the ocean is unbelievable. It was a 15 minute walk to the beach, but the views of the beach during the day, and the city at night were worth it. The restaurant in the... More 

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
O Vela Branca Grand Hotel e cenario de um dos mais importantes polos turisticos do Brasil: Porto Seguro. Um dos mais importantes hoteis da Costa do descobrimento. Sua completa infra-estrutura proporciona tranquilidade e conforto para quem esta viajando a lazer ou mesmo a negocios. Unico hotel localizado no sitio historico do descobrimento, ocupando uma area de 120 mil metros quadrados. Sua posicao estrategica edificado sobre uma falesia, garante uma visao deslumbrante da orla e da cidade de Porto Seguro. Sao 125 apartamentos, sendo 49 apartamentos standard (03 para deficientes fisicos), 09 apartamentos Luxo, 61 apartamentos Luxo Mezanino, 06 suites (02 standard, 01 master e 03 luxo). Todos os apartamentos sao equipados com fechadura eletronica, ar condicionado split, controle remoto, frigobar, tv a cabo, cofre, secador de cabelo, alem da varanda com rede. O Hotel oferece uma otima estrutura de servicos: . 2 Bares . Restaurante . Business center . Brinquedoteca . Fitness Room . Heliponto . Lavanderia . Estacionamento . Mensageiros . Servico de quarto . Recepcao funcionando 24 horas - SOB CONSULTA (terceirizados) . Agencia de viagens . Locadora de veiculos . Loja de conveniencia . Servico de farmacia . Salao de beleza . Massagens de relaxamento ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vela Branca Grand Hotel

Address: Rua Doutor Antonio Ricaldi 177 | Cidade Histórica, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45810-000, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Bahia > Porto Seguro
Price Range: $64 - $282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 125
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