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On The Rock Hostel Salvador Reviews

Rua Pedra da Sereia 26 E, Salvador, Brazil

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15 Total Reviews
  • 20%Value For Money
  • 20%Security
  • 20%Location
  • 60%Staff
  • 60%Atmosphere
  • 40%Cleanliness
  • 60%Facilities

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The place feels dangerous. Didn't like it

  • 5th Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)

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If you can get it cheap its worth it. However quite far out of town, pretty dirty, beds are rotten, and showers pretty cold. However its a chilled atmosphere, breakfast is fantastic, the staff make great cakes etc., and the view from the communal area's is fantastic- sea view!


This hostel does not deserve to be listed on the website. It is more like a slum. Please for the sake of all potential persons who are unaware, remove this place from your website. This place was filthy and stuffy. I did not even consider staying there after I saw it. It is a serious injustice that people have to pay for such type of place.


This hostel was nice. I do think that the hostel should have two functional desk tops that are connected to the internet so travelers can find and arrange their problems. The staff was nice and very helpful. The staff even drove us to certain locations on their time of which was awesome and thoughtful.


This felt more like a family stay than a hostel. Tiny hostel (have to crouch to walk under doorways), dirty rooms with NO security (doors/windows don't lock or locks stick), very few guests, poor location, staff don't speak English - would not recommend. Only positive is the daytime view - it actually is on a rock..

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