About this listing
Spacious house, simple, clean , excellent location in the Barra neighborhood of Jardim Brasil. Directly behind Shopping Barra and just blocks from the Orla- Barra's beach front, close to bars and restaurants. Easy access on foot and bus.
Location for Carnaval is key here in this private house with rooms for rent in the "heart" of Barra. This older house has undergone some recent remodeling, including a new large kitchen. Off the living room, there is a well equipped bar available to use as well. Guest bedrooms are clean, spacious and comfortable and accommodate four people, each room having two single beds. Each room has ceiling fans. There are two large shared (email hidden)e house has a back yard that can be used for relaxing outdoors and front veranda that overlooks the lively Rua Belo Horizonte, Jardim Brasil neighborhood.
A great local and touristic neighborhood, surrounded by restaurants, bars, beaches, grocery stores, banks, the newly renovated Barra shopping mall makes walking around enjoyable and easy . Barra's beaches, the scenic Orla for walking and jogging, Barra Lighthouse, Porto da Barra are nearby picturesque tourist attractions. Barra has access to most major bus lines to just about anywhere in the city. Pelourinho is a 15-minute bus ride away.
The location couldn't be better for those who want to spend Carnaval in Salvador without the stress of getting back home late. It is just a couple of blocks from Barra's main Carnaval circuit.
Full Kitchen, two shared bathrooms, back yard area, street views, washing machine, a shared living room with cable TV.
Most of the time I am working.
Many services such as banks, shopping malls and beaches are within walking distance. The Orla is just blocks away.
Walking distance to Barra /Ondina Carnaval route
Private room, full kitchen, laundry facilities, shared living space, wireless internet
Interaction with guests
I am happy to help out when I can. I usually am working a lot.
We are just a few blocks from the beach and very close to Barra's Shopping Mall. Walking and taking buses is easy. There are several supermarkets and fruit stands nearby.
Bus stops are close and go to most places you need. You can get a bus from the airport to Shopping Barra.
Other things to note
This is a charming older house that I am fixing up.
No unregistered guests allowed. No tolerance for sex tourism. Turn off lights and fans when leaving. Make sure doors are locked. Respect shared space. Be respectful of others.
Smoking outside only.
I am from the US but have lived in Brazil for some 20 years. I am a history and English teacher. I love traveling, the beach, animals of all kinds, going for walks, reading, listening to music, dinner parties, coffee, wine and hanging out with friends. I used to own and run two cafés -creperies here in Salvador. Now I teach Middle School full time in Salvador. I enjoying traveling to cities as well as to remote natural areas and rural communities. I also enjoy my canine companions: two active Portuguese Water Dogs, a Westie and a sweet mutt named Lola..