Pousada Capitù, Bahia
|Rua Beira do Rio s/n, Praia de Imbassai, 48280-000, Imbassai, Bahia, BRAZIL.|
Description: Pousada CapitùCombining maximum comfort with the luxury of rustic simplicity, the bungalows at Capitù are built with sustainably sourced raw materials from Brazil, such as Eucalyptus, Bamboo, Licuri palm, Masaranduba and Comaru wood. Large double beds come with soft pillows and a canopy-shaped mosquito net. The bungalows may be just a few steps from the sand or nestled between the garden and the Imbassai River.
Nestled between the Imbassai River and the Atlantic shore, Pousada Capitù is a small barefoot luxury resort, boasting fabulous sea views. This charming property offers cosy boutique-style accommodation, good food and friendly, welcoming service in an idyllic oceanfront setting.
Standing just footsteps from a beautiful white sand beach, lined with swaying palm trees, Pousada Capitù is a fabulous spot for relaxing stays in this beautiful region of the Brazilian coast. Family owned and run, it provides ecotourism activities that respect the region's natural environment. These include canoeing on the river, surfing, samba and capoeira classes and horse riding. The resort also has a natural swimming pool and a spa area.
Type of rooms: Pousada Capitù13 bungalows in total, divided in 3 categories: 8 Standard with garden view, 2 Junior Suite with garden view, 3 Deluxe Suite with sea view.
Standard Chale with Garden View:
Comfortable chalé located in the garden and close to the Imbassai River, perfect for two people. Offers a private patio with a hammock. One double bed. Room size 21 sq m.
Junior Suite with Garden View:
These spacious Junior suites offer additional luxury, have views of the garden or the river and offer a patio with a hammock. One queen size bed, one or two single beds. Suite size 25 sq m. Max 3/4 pax.
Deluxe Suite with Sea View:
These larger suites offer a stunning sea view and direct beach access. One queen size bed, some also include one single bed. Suite size 30 sq m. Max 3 pax.
The Standard Chalé with garden view and the Junior Suite with garden view offer a private garden patio.
Most rooms have a ceiling fan and a portable fan. Two rooms have air-conditioning. All have straw roofs and a private bathroom, a hot shower, free amenities, 100% cotton bed and bath linen, mosquito net , a minibar, a seating area, a patio with a hammock to relax and a ceiling fan. The sun loungers of the Pousada are located on the private beach.
Beds: All rooms have double beds (double bed size or queen size). In some of the rooms, they can separate the bed in two single beds. Some rooms (2 Junior Suite with Garden view and 2 Deluxe Suite with sea view) have an extra single bed. One Junior Suite with garden view has a double bed and 2 single beds. So there can be up to 3 or 4 people in some rooms, but not all.
Extra Beds: There is one baby crib, subject to availability. All guests who need separate beds, an extra single bed, or a baby crib must advise and check availability first. No extra beds or baby crib can be added in the Economic Chalé with garden view, nor in the Standard Chalé with Garden view.
Extra People: Only the number of people mentioned in the booking are allowed to sleep in the room. Guests HAVE TO mention the presence of baby, child or adult.
Additional information: Pousada Capitù
To confirm a reservation, they need the details of a valid credit card (credit card number, validation data, security number). They may charge R$ 1,00 on the credit card to ensure its validity. The total payment will be made at the end of the stay. If cancelled less than 96 hours prior to check-in date, 100% is charged.
Check in is at 2 pm, check out is at noon. For early check in (before 11 am) or a late check out (between 4 pm and 6 pm), R$ 50.00 fee. After 6 pm, charge of 50% of the price per night. Subject to availability.
Tell the hotel the time of check-in, in order to be received in the best conditions.
WARNING: for safety reasons, guests MUST inform the hotel of any check-in planned after 6 pm at Pousada Capitù. This is extremely important, otherwise entry may be denied.
Pets are allowed in the Pousada, as long as they are well behaved and the pet rules are obeyed.
Disabled facilities: No
Swimming pool: one exterior swimming pool in the garden.
Private beach: right in front of the Pousada. Guests also have access to the Imbassai River on the other side of the Pousada.
Parking: the posada is located between the river and the beach. For this reason, free private parking is located on the OTHER SIDE of the river. Access to the Pousada is over a small wooden bridge, illuminated at night. Guests can leave their luggage in their car and the Capitù team will be happy to help get them after check-in.
Restaurant: Pousada Capitù provides, some days of the week, a restaurant with Bahian and international cuisine (open until 8 pm, last order 6 pm), and a bar/restaurant on the beach (open until 3pm). Upon request, bar service at the pool, at the beach and in the room.
Pousada Capitú can organize small events like small size weddings, or birthday parties etc, but we don't have a closed-in room and the max for an event would be 50 pax.
Transfers: they are happy to arrange a private taxi transfer from the airport or the center of Salvador to the Pousada. The hotel is located 67 km away from Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport in Salvador.
There are different prices:
Salvador Airport - Pousada Capitù: R$ 230.00 one way, R$ 460.00 round trip (the client must let us know by email the flight data: airline name, flight number, arrival time)
Salvador Center (Pelourinho, Barra, Rio Vermelho) - Pousada Capitù: R$ 265.00 one way, R$ 530.00 round trip.
24 hour reception: for safety reasons, clients MUST inform the hotel of any entrance planned after 6 pm. This is extremely important, otherwise entry may be denied!
Laundry: R$ 30,00 per machine (only cleaned and dried, no ironing).
Air conditioning: Only in 2 rooms : 1 Standard Chalé with garden view + 1 Junior Suite with garden view. All other rooms have a ceiling fan and a portable fan.
Hair dryer: upon request and subject to availability.
Spa on site: they can organize 1 hour massages upon request.
The hotel is located very close to the center of the Imbassaí village (3 min walk) where there are a few very good restaurants, 10 km away from Praia do Forte (15 minutes by car).
Number of rooms: 13
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2013/2014.
Period of closure: 20 Aug to 20 Sep.
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French, Italian, Spanish.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms. Smoking outdoors only.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Hipercard.
Restaurant closed: When the hotel is open, the restaurant and the beach bar is also open most days of the week (off on Tuesdays for example + occasional other days).
GPS Coordinates: 12° 29' 38.82'' S 37° 57' 25.62'' W
Nearest airport: Salvador - Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport - 67,8km.