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Hostel Solar Dos Romanos

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 9 January 2013

Great location! In the midle of cultural and atistic steets, full of bar and restourant. The staff is relly kind and helpfull to provide every kind of information you need about activities and place to go.

1Thank diego_nicita
Reviewed 5 July 2012

just the great place in the heart of pelourinho. stayed there twice and of course if i am back to salvador there is no question for me where to stay)) perfect location, perfect people who works there, so, just obrigada, obrigada, obrigada. Eduardo, Reynauld, Cezar, thank you. love you lots, will deff come back. from russia with love olga)))

3Thank holymollyMoscow
EduardoS11, Gerente de relações públicas at Hostel Solar Dos Romanos, responded to this review

Unfortunately, we haven't seen the bed bugs before you came. We changed all the room, including the beds. The bugs were concentrated in this room, this problem is now solved. Probably, it came in a guest's luggage and we didn't see. We apologize for the incovenience.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2012

We stayed at dos Romanos for a week and had a great experience. Don't expect a hotel, this is a very good hostel as the name suggests. The staff are amazing, obe guy always offered us new fruit and drinks, so hospitable. rooms were clean, our ac was not working but we didn't even bother telling them since we left...

2Thank jdcamp
Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 23 February 2012

I stayed with a friend at Hostel Solar dos Romanos for Carnaval 2012. The hostel's location could not be better, it is within 5 minutes' walk of everything there is to see in the Pelourinho. Buses to Barra or towards the north are also easily accessed. The staff are quite friendly and helpful (especially on the evening and night shifts),...

3Thank goodiyerboy
Reviewed 13 January 2012

We booked our stay via Agoda, where it was advertised as a 'hotel'. In no way, could this property possibly be classified as such- it was a hostel, and a very basic one at that. Upon arrival, we were horrified to be taken to a spartan room reminiscent of a prison cell- stone floor, two beds with sheets, and a...

1Thank DeeAustralia
eduardo s, Manager at Hostel Solar Dos Romanos, responded to this review
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Quando uma pessoa pretende ficar no centro histórico de uma cidade , a pessoa tem que entender a palavra centro...

Hoogeveen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 October 2011

We had a very good time at this hostel. Very helpful and friendly staff, every question or comment was immediately dealt with. We liked the Pelourinho, it is a very good place to stay in Salvador and beaches are reached very quickly by bus or taxi. There are always all kinds of things happening here. We booked a transfer at...

1Thank Truus58
Reviewed 15 May 2011

This is quite an average hostel that is not great value for money. The rooms are basics and lack little things like bedside tables, bedside lights, mirrors etc. It is a budget hotel so dont expect much more. The staff are very friendly and helpful and offered us free pickup from the airport as we were staying 6 nights in...

Thank Llanelliclaireandjoe
Brasov, Romania
Reviewed 7 April 2011

Clean, central, and great character. I've felt really welcome and the breakfast was delicious!!

1Thank OliviaPetraComan
Reviewed 12 March 2011

The two brothers that run this hostel are really friendly and go out of there way to help you. The hostel had a really nice feel to it. The breakfast is really nice with lots of fresh fruit. It is in an excellent location. In the room we had an airconditioner that didn't work so that room was really hot...

Thank foodiesarah
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 29 October 2010

This is a great hostel. It is very central. The staff speak a variety of languages and are very helpful and friendly. Good breakfasts. Sometimes they have a barbecue night or a Caipirinha night which is a great way to meet other guests. They have now installed a gym. Wifi is good.

1Thank JosephineSalvador

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Hostel Solar Dos Romanos

Address: Rua das Portas do Carmo 14, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-290, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Bahia > Salvador
Price Range: RM125 - RM512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Solar Dos Romanos 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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