Pestana Convento do Carmo Bahia
The Pestana Convento do Carmo is a historic hotel located in the Santo António neighbourhood in the centre of Salvador, classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. The Convent, initially constructed in 1586 by the First Order of Carmelite Monks became, over the centuries, host to many events in Brazilian history. It is located near the Pelourinho, the most famous neighbourhood in the historic centre of Salvador da Bahia.
Guests can enjoy the swimming pool, gym and library. For dining, you can enjoy the restaurant and bar. The rooms feature elegant design and architecture and include Wi-Fi.
The rooms feature classic decor, chaises longues and very comfortable beds. Some rooms are mezzanines.
RESTAURANTS AND SERVICES
Find the Sala dos Freis where you can enjoy the library with titles in various languages, some were even left by past guests of the hotel.
Enjoy the best of Bahian cuisine at the Restaurante do Convento and for lighter small dishes, discover the Bar Todos os Santos. The chaises longues which spread throughout the gardens invite you to spend a few serene hours in complete comfort and refinement and to take a dip in the swimming pool.
LOCATION AND DESTINATION
Learn about the amazing religion of Candomblé at the Iemanjá sanctuary, where you can witness offerings being made. At the Lago do Tororó the most important Orixás of this incredible religion are represented.
If you set off from the Pestana Convento do Carmo on foot, you will find numerous capoeira studios and art galleries that freely mix rhythms, colours and religions. Don't forget to visit the Casa da Cultura de Jorge Amado and the Igreja do Bonfim, where wishes are made, blessed and transformed into pieces of ribbon tied to the church's gates.
Salvador International Airport is 35 km away. The Pestana Convento do Carmo is a Historic Hotel with 67 apartments and suites.