Rating: 4 star
Address: Rua Fonte Do Boi 215, Rio Vermelho, Salvador
Mercure Salvador Rio Vermelho sits on a rocky stretch of beach in Salvador’s Rio Vermelho neighborhood, where you can explore narrow streets lined with hotels and nightlife that caters to locals. Just shy of a kilometer (about a half-mile) north, you can visit Largo da Mariquita–the park contains the Mercado do Rio Vermelho, where you can grab a snack and explore the many small grocery stores. At Praça dos Jangadeiros, 1.5 kilometers (just under a mile) away, you can step onto golden sandy beaches and swim. Salvador’s zoo, the Jardim Zoologico, is 3 km (about 1.75 mi) away in the neighborhood of Ondina. At Mercado Modelo, Salvador’s main market, you can bargain for crafts and souvenirs and take in a capoeira performance–it’s in Pelourinho, the oldest neighborhood in Salvador, just 9 km (5.5 mi) north. Both valet and self-parking are available at the hotel for a surcharge.
An infinity pool rests at the edge of this Mercure Salvador Rio Vermelho, so you can swim while overlooking the beach and the ocean. Poolside drink and food service is available, or you can have breakfast, lunch, or dinner in Restaurante do Casarao. Room service is available 24 hours. Bonfim bar offer drinks and snacks throughout the day. Tell your family about your fabulous Bahia vacation with the complimentary wireless Internet access, available in public areas, or get a little work done at the business center. The fitness center includes cardio and strength equipment. The concierge desk can guide you to the best of Salvador, and currency exchange is available on site.
Modern guestrooms overlook the city or the sea. You can watch premium cable channels on the TV, or grab a snack from the minibar. Stash your valuables in the in-room safe. You’ll find a hair dryer in the bathroom.