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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good39%
  • Average31%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
5 days ago
“I recommend”
14 Nov 2015
“Nice staff but serious refurbishing needed !”
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Location and contact
Rua Doutor Artur Neiva 4 | Barra, Salvador, State of Bahia 40140-210, Brazil
14.4 miles to Airport Luis E. Magalhaes
74 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
2.1 miles from Praia do Porto da Barra
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed with few friends for 4 nights in this hostel. Even if the place is a bit hold, it was clean and cheap. The staff is really lovely and the breakfast included. The location is really close to the beach so its really enjoyable....More

Thank Julia C
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Great location and lovely staff but this place needs serious refurbishing ! The room we were in stank, and the overall toilets / showers were very poor. It was fairly cheap (45 deals / person) but compared to the other hostel we staid in, very...More

Thank Maite M
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Nice staff, good price, excellent location, good service in general. But too noisy! I could hear people shouting at 6 am! Couldn't sleep really well... and they could pay more attention to the bathrooms...

Thank Aline S
Reviewed 3 January 2012

I stayed at the Hostel Barra during the 2011 Carnival in Slavador. The place where the hostel is located is perfect to enjoy the carnival because it's just 100 meters to the place where all the bands (trio eletricos) and blocos play every night. The...More

2  Thank ganhama
Reviewed 18 September 2011

My friend and i stayed at this hostel for 3 nights. We stayed at the room (with 6 beds) that smelled of toilet and there was no air. There was a fan in the room but it did not help much (also it was very...More

4  Thank annehe
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Price range
US$11 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Number of rooms
20
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Location
Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
Also Known As
Hostel Barra Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
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"The four bed dorm, I was in was great."
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