- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Outdoor pool
- Swimming pool
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Costamar Maceio
Travel Blogs from Maceio
... a place to stay in Olinda without trying to arrive on a Saturday.
Had seen the powdery white sandy beach stretching on forever from the bus, with surf pounding, so was more keen to stock the fridge, have a shower, siesta and wash my sweaty clothes, than head out in the blazing sun.
When I did emerge, found the strong breeze had kept the heat bearable, but high tide meant waves crossing ...
Waited until after rush hour to head off and just missed one of the infrequent buses to Sao Felix – the next wasn't until 11.40 and given the 2 hour journey time, just seemed too much bus given my impending 12 hour trip tonight.
The tourist office suggestion would have been pleasant if I had been dressed for it and not in my big boots and heavy clothes, not ideal for walks in the sand. ...
Our second port of call in Brazil was Maceio, 129 nautical miles south of Recife. This relatively small city of one million was much more like a resort town while still having poor neighbourhoods. It was lined with beaches, and safe from sharks due to a reef just off the coast. They boast tides of 3 metres, so that at low tide one can walk way out to the reef in just knee depth water. The economy is based on sugar cane, coconuts and oil ...
... abit late and the water was higher but we really enjoyed the experience of the boat ride. It is such a simple idea but works so well and nice to be on a boat without a roaring noise behind you. It was just a quick visit to Maceió and most of the time was spent at the beach. The next day at the Rodoviaria we were about to board our bus to Salvador and Elin and Marvin turned up. They would be in Salvador at the same time as us which was very exciting ...
... in the water prepared nice caldo de camarão. Didn't find a cheap ride to praia gunga on the other side of the river, so walked back through town stopping at the white bar on the beach for a really cold beer. The party on the beach was unfortunately finished when we got there at about 11 at night, only empty bottles and poeple leaving and i couldn't convince them to go to the other side of the town to find something ...