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Paris, France
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We spent almost a week in this pousada. There is no better place to stay in Mango Seco, close to the beach, close the village. The pousada can arrange everything for you anyway, our trip from Salvador to the pousada were perfectly organized, the staff is very helpful and some of them speak very good french. I highly recommend this...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Let's be fair. There is no other place around to compare this pousada with. But don't get me wrong, this place has many great highlights. Nice location, helpful and attentive staff, great pool and very well maintained. Perhaps a little less rusticness in the rooms might level up the overall comfort, but nevertheless, I do understand that a small hotel,...

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paris
Reviewed 24 March 2015

Landing by night on this sand beach by the moonlight was an incredible start. From there on it was a dream stay : canoeing on the laguna, crossing the peninsula by food, enjoying the great meals and feeling welcome by the French-brazilian couple that is now owning the place (but maybe not for long)

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Rotterdam Netherlands
Reviewed 17 March 2015

This pousada is located on the best location. 800 mtrs from the beach and a few minutes from the small town , over the dune or over the beach at low tide. Nice pool and the best breakfast we have had in 3 weeks in Bahia. What we did not like are the small rooms with also a very low...

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 21 May 2013

We booked this hotel and the owner (Mr. Yves) said I did not need to worry about transportation because they had their own boat, and once I get to the other side of the river, was just phoning them, they would get us. A city before arriving Pontal we called the hostel and were attended by Mr. Edson. Informed about...

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 25 May 2012

My girlfriend and I just visited Mangue Seco and stayed at this pousada. We were very excited about this trip, and expectations were already high, and they were exceeded. I'll break this review into 2 1. The Pousada: - Yves and his staff couldn't have been more friendly and accommodating. We predominately dealt with one young man who served us...

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Valletta, Malta
Reviewed 17 January 2012

The location on the riverside is almost perfect with a magnificent view! We had a double booking on arrival and our friends had to stay in another pousada. The owner resolved the problem correctly. The food is a bit overpriced and so are the rooms, comparing with other places with similar facilities on the north coast of Bahia. But there...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 6 June 2010

What an amazing place to spend your vacations... This is the best located pousada in and around town! Owned by Yves, a Frenchman, and his beautiful and great Brazilian wife with their 2 kids, they not only helped us get to this marvellous remote location, but welcomed us as if we were friends. We spend an amazing week their, enjoying...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The excellent location of this hotel will guarantee a relaxing and silent stay in one of the most favorite beach of Brazilian people. Located on the river side few meters from the Ocean and the Mangue Seco village, the hotel offers river view confortable rooms with a family atmosphere. Internet access, swimming pool, restaurant and many activities as sea turtles nesting area visits are disponible for ours guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pousada O Forte

Address: Praia Da Costa, S/Nr | Centro, Mangue Seco, State of Bahia 48325-000, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Bahia > Mangue Seco
Price Range: £98 - £149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pousada O Forte 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Pousada o Forte Hotel Mangue Seco
Pousada O Forte Mangue Seco, Brazil
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