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Pestana Convento do Carmo Bahia

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Rua do Carmo 1 Pelourinho, Santo Antônio Além do Carmo, Salvador, State of Bahia 40301-330 Brazil See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews converted convent beautiful hotel loft suite old town amazing building historic section reception staff high ceilings breakfast buffet historic centre of salvador few minutes walk the location is perfect fruit cloisters pelourinho brazil luxury
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure where the less than five stars ratings come from. The hotel is an old convent. It has been thoroughly transformed but the space of the old building remains. Our room was huge and well-appointed with windows overlooking the courtyard: simply top-grade. There...More

Thank Mike S
Response from pestana, Manager at Pestana Convento do Carmo BahiaResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, First of all we would like to thank you for choosing the Pestana Convento do Carmo Hotel as your destination, and for having taken your valuable time to comment your stay with us. We are delighted to know that we were able to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful building in historic gem. Staff is courteous. Room smelled like mildew and bathroom like sewage. Bed was made of two twin mattresses together with thick line divider in the middle. Not comfortable. Breakfast was poor quality.More

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Response from pestana, Manager at Pestana Convento do Carmo BahiaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Firstly, we would like very much to thank you for choosing the Pestana Convento do Carmo , also for taking the time for letting us know your opinion about our facilities and services, and we regret any uncomfortable situation experienced during your stay....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is fairly charming, but as with Pestana group, th 2 Brazil hotels we stayed at appear weary and dated and tired. This hotel though has huge potential to be a world class hotel, but sadly many things are overlooked. The furniture is badly...More

Thank IsleofManManxman
Response from pestana, Manager at Pestana Convento do Carmo BahiaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the PestanaConvento do Carmo Hotel and for your comments regarding your stay. We are sorry to learn about the inconveniences you experienced whilst staying with us. Your information regarding our levels of service were worthy of our utmost attention,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at two Pestana locations on our trip through Brazil. Each was a little disappointing. I guess you get what you pay for. I’d regard the Rio and Salvador (do Carmo) in Pelourinho as budget hotels. Rio we paid about £75 a night and...More

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Response from pestana, Manager at Pestana Convento do Carmo BahiaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the Pestana Convento do Carmo Hotel and for your comments regarding your stay. We are sorry to learn about the inconveniences you experienced whilst staying with us and that your experience at our hotel did not meet your expectations.Our...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

The hotel is a wonderful old convent in the center of Bahia but the structure is totally decadent: old rooms with broken pieces for instance. The same in the shared area. The restaurant is average. The worst thing of this experience was the service provided:...More

Thank Marieclairexx
Response from pestana, Manager at Pestana Convento do Carmo BahiaResponded 30 August 2018

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About
Description
The Pestana Convento do Carmo is a historic hotel located in the Santo António neighbourhood in the centre of Salvador, classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. The Convent, initially constructed in More 1586 by the First Order of Carmelite Monks became, over the centuries, host to many events in Brazilian history. It is located near the Pelourinho, the most famous neighbourhood in the historic centre of Salvador da Bahia. Guests can enjoy the swimming pool, gym and library. For dining, you can enjoy the restaurant and bar, both by none other than the renowned Bahian Chef, Tereza Paim. The rooms feature elegant design and architecture and include Wi-Fi. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Adult pool
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Minibar
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
79
Price range
US$61 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pestana Convento Do Carmo Hotel Salvador
,
Pestana Convento Do Carmo Salvador
,
Pestana Convento Do Carmo Bahia Salvador, Brazil
Location
Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
79
Price range
US$61 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pestana Convento Do Carmo Hotel Salvador
,
Pestana Convento Do Carmo Salvador
,
Pestana Convento Do Carmo Bahia Salvador, Brazil
Location
Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
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Room & Suite (268)
Pool & Beach (81)
Dining (67)
Amenities (45)
Family and Play Areas (11)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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deedee6819
11 October 2015|
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Response from Gabriela G | Reviewed this property |
Hello. This hotel is in the old colonial town. There is no beach near the hotel. If you want to go to the beach you must take a taxi or a bus. It's around 20 minutes from the centre.
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"We stayed in 3 different rooms. One with a view of Todos os Santos Bay and 2 with views of the courtyard,..."
Guilhermedico
27 Feb 2018
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"If you value a view you better say so on checking in"
LisandroVoyager
21 Jul 2017
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"I hope that the high floors have more light, 2 floor was dark and dingy"
Dani485
6 Jan 2017
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"The beds are huge so extra beds for children not necessary."
Y2911QKemmas
13 Sep 2016
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