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Open House Barra Hostel

Bernardo Catarino 137 Barra, Salvador, Brazil

Beautiful place ran by Artists in Barra, the safest area, close to the nicest Beach and Carnival Parade. Samba and Capoeira free classes. Discover Salvador's Art & Culture at the Open House. Read more

94% Overall Rating 51 out of 54 customers would recommend this property based on 54 reviews

Atmosphere 95%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 92%

Location 94%

Safety 96%

Staff 96%

Value 91%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • DVDs
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 24.48USD

Important Information

*** Special Event Booking for: CARNIVAL SEASON *** Dates from Feb 11/2015 to Feb 20/2015 *** Conditions: a minimum of seven nights is required. *** Payment policy for Carnival Season: Any booking containing Carnival season dates require and additional 50% deposit [of the balance] to be made directly to the property. After your booking is confirmed by hostelworld.com, You will be contacted to proceed and arrange the payment method. Failure to complete the payment in 48 hours will result in cancellation of your booking. Remaining balance shall be paid 30 days prior season start. Failure to complete the balance payment on time will result in cancellation of your booking. *** Cancellation Policy: There is no refund policy for deposits made in advance.

SPECIAL SEASONS
The same conditions for Carnival bookings and payments apply to other
special seasons as New Year eve season (Dic28 - Ene1) and World Cups (Jun
2013/2014)


RESERVATION POLICY
A minimum stay of two nights is required to accept a booking. We have no
cancellation policy, booking deposits made to us are non-refundable.
Bookings are considered as a whole, so cancelling or changing part of your
booking dates means a cancellation of the entire booking. Due to changes
in Paypal policy and procedures, momentarily balance payments at checkin
must be paid in cash. New Year Eve and Carnival season balances due 15
days prior arriving date, failing to cancel these balances on time will be
understand as a -no show-. Bookings including more than five nights-room
require an additional deposit of half of the extra nights booked to be
accepted, made directly to Open House. We do not accept bookings from
guests who already had canceled or changed their bookings with us, or had
no-shows.
Bookings are non transferable neither fractional. When involving a group,
partial or individual payments for a due balance are not accepted, so full
balance shall be paid for a member of the group have access to the
accommodation. Booking including minors will not be accepted unless the
guest contact us first for room for kids availability. Our
checkin/checkout is flexible although arrivals before 8am and departures
after 8pm will trigger an extra charge.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Salvador?

Contact us directly

Beautiful place ran by Artists in Barra, the safest area, close to the nicest Beach and Carnival Parade. Samba and Capoeira free classes. Discover Salvador's Art & Culture at the Open House. Read more

Shared Rooms

6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

10 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Basic 4 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

4 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Basic 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 6 Bed Apartment Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Open House Barra

Beautiful place ran by Artists in Barra, the safest area, close to the nicest Beach and Carnival Parade. Dance and Capoeira free classes. Discover Salvador's Art & Culture at the Open House.

Call for cultural activities and workshops in Dance, Music, Portuguese and Capoeira.

Amazing Carnival package 2016 Feb 4 -11
- Seven nights with breakfast and internet
- Free drinks every day!
- Parties with shows
- Carnival passes giveaways
- Champagne and flowers for the ladies



WHO WE ARE
Open House is part of the nonprofit ORG
Brazilian Art & Culture Association which produces artistic and social awareness documentaries and conduct educational programs for children.
These projects are funded with the accommodation revenue. Open House welcome volunteer work on these projects and also offers free accommodation.
More info about our nonprofit projects on
artebra.org


LOCATION
Everything is at your footsteps,
Beach, Carnival, Bars, Grossery, Bank, Shopping, etc

FREE SERVICES
Breakfast, Internet, Samba and Capoeira classes, DVD room Guest Kitchen/Fridge, lockers, linens and towels Assistance in four languages, Reception 24 hours (no curfew)



CARNIVAL BOOKINGS
Bookings involving any date of Carnival period must have a minimum stay of seven days at Carnival special rate to be accepted [spliting rooms with different rates is not allowed], otherwise Open House will contact the guest to amend the booking. Note that carnival season private rooms are all located in our three bedrooms full apartments next door. Carnival bookings require a 50% deposit of the balance made directly to Open House, within 48hours of the request to be accepted, otherwise the booking will be cancelled. Balance is due 30 days prior arrival date. Late bookings require full payment within 24hs. Failing to cancel the balance on time will be considered as a -no show-.


OTHER SPECIAL SEASONS
The same conditions for Carnival bookings and payments apply to bookings made between Dec 21-Feb 28 and Jul 1-Sep 30.


RESERVATION POLICY
A minimum stay of two nights is required to accept a booking. There is no refund on cancellations. Balance payments at checkin must be paid in cash. Bookings including more than four nights on a room, or the equivalent considering nights per room, require a second deposit for the 30% of the balance to be accepted, made directly to Open House. We do not accept bookings from guests who already had canceled or changed their bookings with us, or had no-shows.
Bookings are non transferable neither fractional. When involving a group, partial or individual payments for a due balance are not accepted, so full balance shall be paid for a member of the group have access to the accommodation. Booking including minors will not be accepted unless the guest contact us first to check room for kids availability. Our checkin/checkout is flexible although arrivals before 8am and departures after 8pm will trigger an extra charge. All guests must sign our Terms & Conditions at checkin, available in our website. In case of disagree with our T&C deposits will not be refunded.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.