Where to stay around Monte Gordo?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 147 holiday lettings near Monte Gordo. From 95 houses to 34 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Monte Gordo is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Monte Gordo?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Monte Gordo:

  • Barra do Jacuípe: 60 holiday homes
  • Imbassaí: 50 holiday homes
  • Portão: 23 holiday homes
  • Itacimirim: 109 holiday homes
  • Centro: 159 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Monte Gordo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Monte Gordo. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Vila Nova da Praia: 609 holiday lettings
  • Tower House of Garcia d'Avila: 675 holiday lettings
  • Project Tamar Turtle Sanctuary: 665 holiday lettings
  • Hippie Village: 717 holiday lettings
  • Armazem da Vila Shopping Mall: 669 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Monte Gordo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Monte Gordo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 95 houses in Monte Gordo. Our other popular types of Monte Gordo holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Monte Gordo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 138 holiday homes with pool available in Monte Gordo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Monte Gordo, Bahia, Brazil your home away from home

    Monte Gordo is a suburb of the town of Guarajuba on the coast of the Costa dos Coqueiros. The area has beautiful sandy beaches and crystal clear seas making it the perfect place to chill out and enjoy the sunshine.

    Things to Do in Monte Gordo, Bahia

    Holiday rentals in Guarajuba offer calm seas due to the offshore reefs that form a barrier. The Guarajuba Lagoon is ideal for children to swim and play safely. Snorkelling reveals the amazing marine life among the corals including crabs, fish and sea urchins. Just along the coast, Surf Beach does not have the reefs and consequently is ideal for surfing, windsurfing and other watersports. Fishing charters and diving trips can also be booked for even more fun. On the beaches the martial arts rituals of capoeira may be seen.

    Places to Visit Around Monte Gordo, Bahia

    The main attractions to visit from Monte Gordo holiday apartments include the Tower House of Garcia d'Avila, Sapiranga Ecological Reserve and Project Tamar Turtle Sanctuary. No stay in the area would be complete without a trip to the capital city of the region, Salvador. It has a splendid Cathedral and a Museum of Sacred Arts with the largest such collection in the whole of Brazil. The historic district of Pelhourino is well worth a visit with colonial architecture among the most impressive in South America. It was once the area of the very wealthy but gradually the buildings were allowed to fall into ruin. Eventually about 600 buildings including many baroque churches were restored. A must-see is the Convent of St Francis, 20 miles away, where the interior is covered in gold. The area is alive with festivals including a street carnival to rival that of Rio.

    Weather in Monte Gordo, Bahia

    Monte Gordo holiday rentals have a tropical rainforest climate with warm winters and hot summers. Daytime temperatures in the winter (June/July) are around 26°C (79°F) rising to 30°C (86°F) from December through April. Spring and autumn are very pleasant months to visit with balmy temperatures. The area has showers all year round which are more frequent between April and August.

    Travel to Monte Gordo, Bahia

    The nearest main airport to Monte Gordo holiday rentals in Bahia is the Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes International (SSA) Airport. It is situated 14 miles outside the centre of Salvador and is served by regular flights with American Airlines, Air France. TAM Linhas Aereas, KLM-Royal Dutch Airlines and TAP Portugal. Monte Gordo is just 26 miles north of the airport and is easy to reach by taxi or local bus. Alternatively, pick up a hire car and drive the 40 minute journey along the Estr. do Coco Highway.

    Activities and attractions in Monte Gordo

    Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Monte Gordo a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Project Tamar Turtle Sanctuary (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
    • Papa-Gente Beach (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
    • Klaus Peters Municipal Natural Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Monte Gordo

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Monte Gordo is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Praia do Forte Beach (9.3 mi / 15 km)
    • Barra do Jacuipe Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
    • Guarajuba Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • Praia de Itacimirim (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Praia da Espera (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • Itacrimirim Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)