Golden Tulip Salvador is on top of a hill in Rio Vermellho, a Salvador neighborhood where narrow, winding streets are lined with hotels and nightclubs. Jardim Zoologico, Salvador's zoo, houses tropical species less than 2 miles (3 kilometers) away. Shopping Barra, the city's popular U.S.-style shopping center, is 3.25 miles (5.25 kilometers) west. The beaches by this hotel are scenic but rocky. If you want to swim or surf, Barra Beach, one of the most popular beaches in Salvador, is 4 miles (6.5 kilometers) away. Valet parking is available, and public buses to the airport and most neighborhoods in the city stop at the bottom of the hotel's hill.
The hilltop outdoor pool overlooks the Atlantic Ocean, just a 5-minute walk away, and you can snag a caipirinha at the poolside bar. Spend an afternoon playing tennis, visiting the fitness center, or relaxing in the sauna. The hotel restaurant, Pier 505, serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, offering a menu of Bahian and international food, and room service is available 24 hours a day. Need to get a little work done? There is a 24-hour business center, 7 meeting/conference rooms, a ballroom, and complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. Handicapped parking is available.
Your guestroom offers a bed with cool cotton sheets and a balcony, some with views to the ocean. TVs come with cable channels and there is complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. You'll find a hair dryer and a shower in the bathroom, and the guestroom also offers a minibar and an in-room safe. Rollaway beds are available. The hotel offer accessible rooms with roll-in showers.