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    El Gordo

    Praca S. Joao 7 | Quadrado, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45810-000, Brazil
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
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    • Average11%
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    • Terrible7%
    16 Apr 2017
    “Dinner by the pool”
    24 Sep 2015
    “Good food; pricey”
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    Reviewed 24 December 2011

    It's located at Quadrado, the main place of Trancoso. You are close to the beach (10 minutes walking). as well as to the most of the restaurants. We stayed in one room close to the entrance, reception and pool, so we were accompanied by a...More

    2  Thank RicardoJP
    Reviewed 22 February 2011

    Its one of the best locations in the quadrado, very good views of the sea. Rooms are average, definitely overpriced and the ones on top are very noisy. The ones down (9 and 10) have amazing views but as they are in the jungle you...More

    2  Thank mmcn2009
    Reviewed 12 January 2011

    Cool, beautiful, design hotel, in a great location (at "quadrado", where the best restaurants, stores and bars are located). Excellent service and restaurant. European style in the heart of Trancoso.

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    Reviewed 9 January 2011

    We stayed at El Gordo last April - super off season - witch I highly recommend for Trancoso. This pousada is great, the staff was helpfull and very friendly - they have an amazing DVD collection for the rainy days. The food, view and location...More

    Thank trip_azzi
    Reviewed 25 September 2010

    We were staying at Villas de Trancoso so I don't know about the rooms but we ate here and had a nice night. Nothing too special but nice enough. It's a fusion menu which has lots of interesting things on it. I had a shrimp...More

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    Pousada Samambaia
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$183 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Trancoso
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    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • State of Bahia >
    • Porto Seguro >
    • Trancoso
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    • El Gordo Hotel Trancoso
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    "only few rooms have ocean view. We went during the low season and I can see that during the high season when..."
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    "Room number 5 has incredible views form the porch, but if you're a light sleeper the restaurant noise..."
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    "If you do not like steps then you should book a room on the front as the rooms to the rear are set into the..."
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