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    El Gordo

    Praca S. Joao 7 | Quadrado, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45810-000, Brazil
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good35%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible8%
    16 Apr 2017
    “Dinner by the pool”
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • Indoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$176 - US$296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Trancoso
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    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Brazil >
    • State of Bahia >
    • Porto Seguro >
    • Trancoso
    • Also Known As
    • El Gordo Hotel Trancoso ,
    • El Gordo Trancoso, Brazil - Bahia
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    Room Tips
    "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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