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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2012

We are a family of 6, we visited Praia do forte, from salvador and were so pleased we decided to stay a night... The poussada was really first class in its attention to detail...food was really good, and the service was of a 5 star hotel level...:-) We loved the pool, the grounds...just a short walk to the beach. We...

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Wimbledon, London
Reviewed 15 August 2012

We were delighted with the Poussada- really a chic boutique hotel, we have stayed in Rio, Recife - Olinda, and Salvador...so seen a few Poussada's! For a short stay it was fantastic, and for a quad room for the children the rate was great, also checked out the Tivoli a 5 star, BR 1300 per night, so BR 350 and...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 13 September 2011

I have just been at Refugio da Vila, Praia do Forte in august and it was a perfect chioce. The hotel amenities are beautifully integrated with the green Brazilian nature, using local woods and ideas that although simple, show you that local design is a plus. They keep the bahian style not letting go the comfort. Breakfast is absolutely fantastic,...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 June 2011

Hotel was very romantic and convenient to the bars and restaurants. Extremely clean with very nice rooms. Staff was also very nice. Included great breakfast.

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switzerland
Reviewed 20 February 2011

hotel is very nice and the service people as well. The rooms are also nice, but nothing special. On the negative side, it is not relaxing to be sat by the pool - you either have the road next to you, so you have car noise or beeping, alarms etc.. If you don't have that you have loud music from...

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Kalamazoo Michigan
Reviewed 24 February 2010

We stayed for 4 nights with our 16 month old toddler upon the recommendation of our friends that live in Brazil. It is a small peaceful hotel with friendly staff. Everything is within walking distance. Breakfast is amazing and included in your stay. Lunch and dinners are off the menu and are quite expensive, so I suggest going into town...

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scotland
Reviewed 16 March 2009

Stayed for 4 nights in March 09. On a short beach stay following a busy tour of Brazilian cities...so looking forward to some serious relaxing. The hotel website looked very promising, and much of it is accurate. The boutique feel to the hotel public areas and garden/swimming pool is accurate, and the good ratings well deserved. The food and bar...

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berlin
Reviewed 11 November 2008

After checking several Pousada in Praia do Forte, we understood why Refugio was voted best Pousada in town. Very nice place, lovely garden with pool and wellness area, nice rooms. Excellent, friendly und superb service. Free internet and tea all day plus a very, very good breakfast. Location is 5 minutes from the beach and very close to city center,...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Refugio da Vila

Address: Loteamento Aldeia dos Pescadores | Lotes 6, 7, 8 -Quadra 39, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Bahia > Praia do Forte
Price Range: $246 - $558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Refugio da Vila 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Todo o hotel parece excelente, não há grandes problemas em escolher qualquer quarto ali.”
 of 5 bubbles Nessa87654321, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I think first floor is better, so you can sleep with the veranda doors open and have a nice brease blowing in your room”
 of 5 bubbles johnboybanana123, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Try to get a room facing the pool”
 of 5 bubbles PatriciaS440, 1 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Choose a room far from the pool, `cos it can be very noise in high season (we`ve been there in low season and we could heard some noise)...”
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 of 5 bubbles toddy5017, 13 Jun 2011 | Read review
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