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Pool & Beach (10)
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
2 Jan 2018
“Terrible”
16 Apr 2017
“Dinner by the pool”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

El Gordo ... If you want to wait 3h, be badly served, eat plates ordered from another table, ask twice for the bill because wrong... whilst admiring the robust owner feeding his bulldog ... el Gordo is your restaurant ... arm yourselves of patience &...More

Thank Cecilia P
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing location, with an overview of the Nativos beach. Me and my wife were celebrating our wedding anniversary , so we decided to have dinner under the moonlight. The table we were sitting was by the pool and we could see the full moon. Amazing....More

Thank Ricardo M
Reviewed 24 September 2015

I came across this restaurant prior to my trip but did not seriously consider it until some of our friends recommended it to us. They ate here three nights in a row and raved about it. The restaurant was fully booked some nights, however, when...More

Thank dutchesskt
Reviewed 9 April 2015

We decided on El Gordo after reviewing a few other properties in the area. El Gordo by far has the best price and view. The property is amazing and very well maintained. The ladies Sheilla, Adriana and Yolanda are just so warm and kind. We...More

Thank Ash312
Reviewed 19 December 2014

After visiting several of the top end restaurants in Trancoso, I wouild have to say this was my favorite spot. Not cheap by Brazilian or American standards, but worth every penny! If you visit my recommendation is try the Bacalhao al Forno, an amazing dish...More

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Indoor pool
Minibar
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Suites
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Suites
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$129 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Gordo Hotel Trancoso
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El Gordo Trancoso, Brazil - Bahia
Location
Brazil > State of Bahia > Porto Seguro > Trancoso
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Traveller (69)
Pool & Beach (10)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (5)
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"only few rooms have ocean view. We went during the low season and I can see that during the high season when..."
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"Room number 5 has incredible views form the porch, but if you're a light sleeper the restaurant noise..."
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"If you do not like steps then you should book a room on the front as the rooms to the rear are set into the..."
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