Important: This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local, and health advisories for this destination before you book.

Find Hotels in Salvador

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and vacation rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Where to stay in Salvador

Find the best Salvador areas and neighborhoods for the activities you enjoy most. Learn more about Salvador

Salvador hotels and places to stay

OYO Hotel Diamante Negro - Salvador
2 out of 5
Rua Guaraçaima, 16B, Piatã, Salvador, BA
The price is $15 per night
9.02 mi from city center
2.8/5 (13 reviews)

"The ceiling started pouring water onto the bed. The staff kind of just shrugged and didn’t offer us anything. Granted they only spoke portugese and we were leaving shortly after but still."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

OYO Hotel Diamante Negro - Salvador
ibis Salvador Airport
2.5 out of 5
1a Travessa Luiz Viana Filho 13145, Salvador, BA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $32 per night
11.29 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (442 reviews)

"Overall the hotel is good the staff very good, the only cons was the bath the water take some time to go through the plumbing out"…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

ibis Salvador Airport
Iara Beach Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Rua do Teatro, Itapuã, Salvador, BA
The price is $48 per night
10.42 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (143 reviews)

"I have been to Lara beach before. They are top notch I highly recommend them Dexter Superville"…"

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2019

Iara Beach Hotel
MAR BRASIL HOTEL (a casa de Vinicius de Moraes)
4 out of 5
R. Flamengo, 44, Farol de Itapuã, Salvador, BA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $38 per night
10.84 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (301 reviews)
Superb service great place.

"this is an iconic place to stay. just around the corner from Itapoa light house ,where Vinicius de Moraes lived with actress Jesse Jesse and where some of the great Bossa Nova songs were composed along with Toquinho , one of the great partners Vinicius had. The hotel staff was incredible and the ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

MAR BRASIL HOTEL (a casa de Vinicius de Moraes)
Catussaba Resort Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Alamedas da Praia, SN - Itapuã, Salvador, BA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $41 per night
11.72 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (692 reviews)

"Friendly staff, accommodation is very good for the value, beautiful beach and pools, great breakfast, safe, great experience overall!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2019

Catussaba Resort Hotel
Grande Hotel da Barra
3.5 out of 5
Rua Forte Sao Diogo, n2, Porto da Barra, Salvador, BA
The price is $36 per night
2.29 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (185 reviews)
Wow location and a nice hotel

"The location is perfect and we had the best sea view. Inside a little dated but nothing serious and the pool area and breakfast is good. Staff friendly."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Grande Hotel da Barra
Sotero Hotel
4 out of 5
Rua Dr. José Peroba 97 - Stiep, Salvador, BA
The price is $45 per night
4.29 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (502 reviews)

"Very nice hotel with very kind and friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Sotero Hotel
Hotel Sempre Ogunja
3 out of 5
Av. Vale do Ogunja, 324, Salvador, BA
The price is $23 per night
1.6 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (45 reviews)

"A única coisa que achei estranho foi o fato de a cama ter comandos como cama de motel. Porém adorei a localização, o atendimento, atenção e o café da manhã."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Hotel Sempre Ogunja
Hotel Fasano Salvador
5 out of 5
Praça Castro Alves, 5, Salvador, Bahia
The price is $194 per night
0.19 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (49 reviews)

"Great location, amazing service and food. It’s arguably the best Hotel in Salvador."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Hotel Fasano Salvador
Gran Hotel Stella Maris Urban Resort & Conventions
3.5 out of 5
Praça De Stella Maris No. 200, Stella Maris, Salvador, BA
The price is $48 per night
12.67 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (674 reviews)

"Great place! Great food! Great service! Beautiful Beach!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2019

Gran Hotel Stella Maris Urban Resort & Conventions
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Salvador
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Visiting Salvador

Travelers give high marks for the beaches in Salvador, which is also known for its entertainment choices. Tourists can also enjoy the city's monuments, museums, and live music. Top sights in the city include São Francisco Church and Convent of Salvador, Fonte Nova Stadium, and Museum of Modern Art of Bahia.

  • There are 782 hotels and other accommodations in Salvador
  • The closest major airport is in Salvador (SSA-Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Intl.), 12.7 mi (20.4 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Salvador

Cultural venues in the city include Museum of Modern Art of Bahia, Forte de Santo Antonio da Barra, and Castro Alves Theater. Attractions like Rolf Aquatic Park, Salvador Zoo, and Project Tamar Turtle Sanctuary are fun for kids of all ages. The city is notable for landmarks like São Francisco Church and Convent of Salvador, Hill of Christ, and Church of Nosso Senhor do Bonfim.

In Salvador, you'll be able to select from 782 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have a variety of choices for your holiday retreat. Here are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Aram Yami Hotel - Guests who stay at this 4-star hotel in Santo Antonio can enjoy access to 2 outdoor pools and free breakfast, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Hotel Deville Prime Salvador - Our customers like the breakfast and beach locale at this hotel. This 4-star hotel in Itapua features 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Casa Inglesa Boutique Guest House - Guests who stay at this 2.5-star guesthouse in Barra can enjoy access to free parking and a bar, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and comfortable, quiet rooms.

Other favorite sights in Salvador include Fonte Nova Stadium, Porto da Barra Beach, and Farol da Barra Beach.

Dressing for Salvador

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 86°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 74°F
  • From April to June, the average is 85°F during the day and 70°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 82°F during the day and 69°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 84°F as the daytime average and 71°F as the nighttime average
  • Average annual rainfall for Salvador is 108.20 inches
  • February and March are usually the hottest months averaging 86°F, while July and August are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 69°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Salvador?
Hotel Fasano Salvador is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. It is located a short 8-minute walk from Mercado Modelo. Other top choices based on traveler reviews include Casa do Amarelindo and Zank by Toque Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Salvador, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer in Salvador.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Salvador?
For additional details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Salvador, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Salvador?
Based on reviews, Hotel Bahia Do Sol is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Another top option for your budget-friendly stay is Vila Gale Salvador.
Where is the best place to stay in Itapua?
There are 25 hotels and other accommodations to choose from in this neighborhood, so you’re sure to find what you’re looking for as you plan your trip. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Iara Beach Hotel is the highest ranked property in Itapua. This 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It is located a short 7-minute walk from Itapua Beach. Other top choices in the neighborhood include Pousada Encanto de Itapoan and MAR BRASIL HOTEL (a casa de Vinicius de Moraes).
What's a favorite place to stay in Ondina?
In this neighborhood, there are 30 places to stay, so you’re sure to find what you’re looking for. Hotel Ondimar is a favorite with our customers staying in Ondina. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. It is located a short 12-minute walk from Hill of Christ. Travelers also recommend Portobello Ondina Praia and Bahia Sol E Mar Hotel as top choices in the neighborhood.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation in Salvador?
Absolutte Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features free valet parking and free breakfast. Other good choices for your family trip include Bahiamar Hotel and Vila Galé Resort Marés - All Inclusive. Attractions like Rolf Aquatic Park and Project Tamar Turtle Sanctuary are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a couple going to Salvador?
Hotel Villa Santo Antonio is a favorite 3.5-star hotel for couples, and features pillowtop beds and a restaurant. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include Itacimirim Praia Hotel and Pestana Convento do Carmo Hotel.
What's the best all-inclusive hotel in Salvador?
Vila Galé Resort Marés - All Inclusive is a 4.5-star all-inclusive property featuring 3 restaurants and 2 outdoor pools, and a favorite with Expedia travelers. Other good choices for your stay include Iberostar Bahia Hotel All Inclusive and Grand Palladium Imbassai Resort and Spa - All Inclusive.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Salvador?
Aparthotel Adagio Salvador is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include Hotel Don Juan and B Hotel.
Where is the best place to stay close to Farol da Barra Beach?
Adjacent to Farol da Barra Beach, Monte Pascoal Praia Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Other good choices close by include Vila Gale Salvador and Hit Hotel.
What about the best place to stay near Jaua Beach?
One of the top choices for your stay is Salute Bahia Hotel Spa, located 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Jaua Beach, and it’s a 3-star resort. Pousada Rancho Fundo and busca vida are a couple of other good options within a few miles.

Recent reviews of Salvador hotels

More trip options