About this listing
Lovely apartment with a fantastic roof terrace with sea views and panoramic views across the city. The flat has 2 bedrooms, one double with en suite and one triple bedded room. Both have AC and the flat is cool and airy
Modern apartment with a beautiful terrace 5 minutes from the beach and from the carnival route in Barra, Salvador. Two bathrooms and two bedrooms: one double with en suite, AC and ceiling fan, one triple bedded room with AC and ceiling fan. Recently renovated with two new bathrooms and completely re-painted. Large open plan living room with a double sofa bed and a large separate kitchen with dining space.
The flat's main attraction is the huge roof terrace with sea views, a bar area plus hammocks and lounge seating. Perfect for small groups or families.
The apartment is in an old building without lifts (although the apartment is only up 1.5 flights of stairs so this is not generally a problem).
The flat has a lovely big and well equipped kitchen, Cable TV and (very strong) wireless internet.The building has security during the day Monday to Friday and on Saturday mornings and is situated on the 'Morro do Gavazza' hill which has a Marine base on it.
Barra is a beautiful residential area about 10 minutes by cab to the old town (Pelourinho). It has 2 great beaches within 5 minutes walk - Barra Vento on the Atlantic coast with great surf and Porto da Barra on the Bay side with beautiful tranquil waters and great sunset views It's where the main Barra-Ondina carnival route starts and one of the city's main venues for free concerts and events.
Prices quoted are for 4 guests. There is an additional charge of 35 Reals per night for any additional guests. There is a minimum 6 day stay for carnival and 3 days at all other times.
The whole apartment including the beautiful terrace with bar, lounge seating area and hammocks. Please note the building is an old building without a lift and there is no stair free access.
Interaction with Guests
During the festival weekends in the summer period including New Year's Eve, Festival do Yemanja (2 February) and Carnival (Feb/March), I do special events and receptions on the terrace or on the terrace of my other apartment in the building. Packages include invitations to these events with open bar, capoeira shows and special performances.
Barra is a beautiful residential area about 10 minutes by cab to the old town (Pelourinho). It has 2 great beaches - one on the Atlantic coast with great surf and one on the Bay side with beautiful tranquil waters (Porto do Barra). It's where the main Barra-Ondina carnival route starts and one of the city's main venues for free concerts and events. The whole Barra seafront has recently been pedestrianised.
Excellent bus connections
Pelourinho is 10 minutes away in a taxi
Other Things to Note
Please note there is no lift or stair free access. The apartment is on the second floor.
There is a mimimum 6 days stay during carnival - the 6 day package costs Rs twelve thousand Reals. Carnival 2014 dates are Feb 28 to March 4.
The flat has a large terrace which is great for entertaining and you are welcome to have guests but please respect the neighbours regarding noise after midnight. There is also a new double sofa bed in the living room so the apartment can accommodate up to 6 people