Casa Amarelindo is a hotel bursting with local character in the historic Pelourinho quarter of Salvador, Brazil.
Casa Amarelindo- The Details
This converted town house from the 19th Century is a ten bedroomed property located in the protected UNESCO neighbourhood of Salvador is an adult only hotel.
All of the rooms have a Bahian African theme with local art work, furniture and bright colours throughout. The rooms are comfortable, yet not overly luxurious or comparable to what you might find in other more established areas of Brazil that caters better for tourism. The benefit being that you get a much more authentic experience away from the crowds.
The hotel has a tiny plunge pool that welcomed in the heat of the afternoons when it can get very hot. The bar and restaurant here are very good, and the food is delicious thanks to the French owners who love their food.
Casa Amarelindo- Activities
Salvador is often skipped by those on a Brazil Holiday. For a couple of nights and for those with an interest in African folklore and traditional music then trip to Salvador before venturing for some rest and relaxation at one of the beautiful boutique hotels in the northern state of Bahia works really well.
This suits honeymooners and people wanting to stay in a traditional hotel located in amongst the hustle and bustle of the city.