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Best beach to go in Salvador

It's calm and not filthy like other Salvador beaches (Ex.: Itapoã). Tip: go there before 9h30 AM... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sao Paulo, SP
A family place!

We had been at the hotel for our first anniversary, it was good stay, it is a nice beach and well... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Goiania, GO
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's calm and not filthy like other Salvador beaches (Ex.: Itapoã). Tip: go there before 9h30 AM: water is calmer and there are lots of "natural pool" all over de place. Great for swimming! In the afternoon the waves are higher and good to see....More

Thank Fernandosouzafilho
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Not good for kids at all. Too wavy and not very safe because it is a little desert. We spent some time there in April and our resort was facing the beach but the resort's guard said to dont walk far from there because people...More

Thank camaralrs
Reviewed 7 November 2017

One of the best beach in Salvador. Far from the centre, with few people. The are natural pools between the rocks but also places to surf. There are places to seat, drink and eat regional staffs like coconut, caipirinha, acarajé and seafood.

1  Thank Chris F
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We had been at the hotel for our first anniversary, it was good stay, it is a nice beach and well set building but needs a renovation, it seems abandoned !

Thank Kedma
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The beach has strong current and ruffle waves. There is a dangerous part with weird people. Be careful.

Thank Alexandre M
Reviewed 8 September 2016

A typical beach of the city of Salvador, very dirty, smells bad, grease food and lots of people. I do not recommend.

1  Thank André N
Reviewed 13 March 2016

my fiance and i have stayed here about 5-6 times. everytime has been GREAT!! very good prices good room service nice pool and the beach location cant be beat!! rooms are a little dated but comfortable.

Thank crestwar
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Stella Maris beach is probably what you'd call blend and generic. There's nothing special about it - Sand is okay, the sea is okay, the public is okay, nothing stands out. However on the other hand, it does not suffer from the crowded environment, and...More

Thank costafinkel
Reviewed 12 September 2015

I enjoyed daily walks on the beach. During the week there were very few people but on the weekend it was packed. Ocean is warm but you need to be careful entering the water as it is very rocky at places. There are tables and...More

Thank Zana M
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Open Ocean Can have strong tides and hi waves I like this beach that is far from Salvador's center Enjoy typical fish and seafood fare at beach front restaurants

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