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Reviews of Open House Barra Salvador

Hostel

Bernardo Catarino 137 Barra, Salvador, Brazil

Atmosphere 95%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 92%

Location 94%

Safety 96%

Staff 96%

Value 91%

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

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

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 23.39USD

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

  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Salvador?

Contact us directly

Atmosphere 95%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 92%

Location 94%

Safety 96%

Staff 96%

Value 91%

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Anonymous
09 Oct 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Liked: Tivemos uma excelente estadia no hostel. O ambiente é ótimo, a localização é perfeita mas o melhor de tudo é a staff. Conseguimos conhecer parte de Salvador graças as ótimas dicas do Alex e da Luciana. Aliás, já estou com saudades das panquecas da Luciana.

Customer would recommend this property

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Anonymous
06 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing, Partying / nightlife

Liked: Maravilhosaaaaa segunda vez! Estão de parabens,mais cores,mais diversão mais gente bonita.Continuaremos voltando sempre.

Disliked: -

Customer would recommend this property

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97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
09 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: The welcome, the breakfast, the nearby supermarkets and beaches, the staff (especially Alex).

Disliked: It was a shame to leave.

Customer would recommend this property

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91% Overall Rating

Anonymous
09 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Great hostel, great staff, good location, great breakfast

Disliked: showers could be better but not bad

Customer would recommend this property

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97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
04 Aug 2013

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities, Visiting friends or family

Liked: Super nice staff!! Colourful house with a lot of space and beautiful old rooms!Amazing breakfast with lots of fresh fruit and sweet and savoury options! Close to themain beach in Porto de barra! Supermarket right next to the hostel!! Free capoeira lessons and caipirinhas guarantee a relaxed stay! Recommended!

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Anonymous
30 Apr 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Everything - amazing design, friendly and helpful owner, good breakfast

Disliked: Nothing :]

Customer would recommend this property

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Anonymous
02 Mar 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Beach / sunbathing, Partying / nightlife

Liked: the welcome staff , the charming decoration the atmophere and the perfect location to reach beaches , special thank to Alex , sweet and good advise to explore Salvador vibes

Customer would recommend this property

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Anonymous
24 Feb 2013

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Really friendly and helpful staff, amazing mojitos, excellent capoiera lessons, very relaxed atmosphere and lovely art everywhere. The breakfasts were also amazing. I would definitely recommend this place.

Customer would recommend this property

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Anonymous
22 Jan 2013

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: breakfast is fine, location is good but keep in mind Salvador is big.. everything you need is in walking distance except for the historical center.. the staff is helpful and friendly

Disliked: well, noisy at times and a little bit dirty (but neither was really a problem)

Customer would recommend this property

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Anonymous
22 Jan 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Beach / sunbathing, City break, Events / festivals, Partying / nightlife, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: The people of course,especially Angela and just all all staff there are so great.Jaclyn salsa dance lesson was so great and fun and Alek is very cool guy.And I love all different colours on the walls.

Disliked: Nothing

Customer would recommend this property

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