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The Hostel Salvador

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

Affordable, very clean, including all facilities. it's nice the pool with the city view! Nice vibes. Events are organized for the hostel's guest. The breakfast it's nothing special and the position it's not very good.

2Thank Ciliegia87
Vini E, Gerente at The Hostel Salvador, responded to this review

Hi, Thaks for the comment. Can see us again whenever you want to. Regards,

Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

My trip to Bahia was spur of the moment, and I'm so glad I chose to stay at this hostel. I knew I would love it. I didn't want to leave, and kept extending my stay ! Hostel is super cozy, and rooftop has this forever breeze that is so enjoyable. The staff here are very welcoming and helpful. So,...

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Olá, Muito, muito obrigado pelo seu comentário! Que alegria saber que conseguimos superar suas expectativas e deixar sua viagem ainda...

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed in 3 different places during my time in Salvador, splitting my time between here and guest houses in Pelourinho, and it was one of my better stays. Note that this is a review for their hotel-style private room. It was hotel-like prices and more expensive (it cost more than either of the guest houses I stayed at), but...

1Thank aph87
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2016

This hostel is absolutely amazing! It is incredibly clean with a very quirky modern design. The location of the Hostel is also perfect, with the sea about 75 metres away from the hostel, a 5 minute walk to a very picturesque and quiet beach. there are many bars and restaurants all within walking distance. The staff at this hotel were...

1Thank marrioa05
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Good location near beach and party district. Great service and nice breakfast with fresh fruit. The rooftop pool is great too! I stayed in a nice private room. The design of the hostel and (Tokio room with bamboo) is modern and nice. Only minor detail for improvement is that there is not enough light in the black closet, so that...

2Thank NdJo
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 15 January 2016

So, first a few positives...The staff was really great...particularly housekeeping & Lua. The location is pretty good too. Thats where the positives ended for me. 1) Wifi - spotty & terrible throughout the hostel at all times of day. Even the staff noted how slow it was during my stay. 2) Lots of construction in the area surrounding the hotel,...

1Thank TheMFLife
Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 6 January 2016

F Design is one of the best hostels that I've ever been in my life. The infrastructure is just great, with creative rooms, a good kitchen, a bar and even a pool on the terrace. Moreover, the atmosphere is really friendly and the crew is amazing! I highly recommend this hostel!

1Thank Rafael M
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 6 December 2015

The design hostel is very different from the hostels you usually find in Brasil. It has a cooler, hotel-like atmosphere. The staff was super nice and everything is very clean. We thought it wasn't that cozy, cause it was a bit dark inside and very designish. The pool and the terrace was great though with an awesome view of the...

2Thank Lelia M
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 November 2015

22 Year Old Traveller - FDESIGN Hostel is one of my favourite “Relax” hostels i’ve stayed at. It is considered a Hotel at the front , hostel at the back buisness. It has amazing staff , breakfast , rooftop pool , rooms. It feels like your staying at a hotel.I have stayed here twice and have loved it both times....

2Thank JonjoShelvey
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The hostel is beautiful and the people is awesome. The rooms are so nice and the same the swimming pool. The breakfast is ok. The Hostel also has a theatre room that is really nice with a giant TV. I enjoy it a lot.

2Thank Jhon Alexander G

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about The Hostel Salvador

Address: Travessa Prudente de Moraes 65 | Rio Vermelho, Salvador, State of Bahia 41950-030, Brazil (Formerly F Design Hostel)
Region: Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
Price Range: $15 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Hostel Salvador 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“If after everything you opt to stay here, go with the private rooms with their own bathrooms.”
TheMFLife, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Try the high-tech room, it's amazing!”
W6691IRrafaelm, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“If you want to party all the time , don't stay here.”
JonjoShelvey, 26 Nov 2015 | Read review
“There are 4 individual rooms which are very nice”
990oliviak, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The air con gets turned off during the day so it can very hot in the dorm rooms”
628liamp, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
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