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Casa Frankie room 3

Casa Frankie room 3

3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds

The space

Sao Luis in Northeast Brazil, capital of Maranhao State, was the only Brazilian city founded by the French in 1612. Situated on an island with kilometres of fine beaches. It is already a growing Brazilian vacation spot due to its proud colonial history, UNESCO World Heritage status and proximity to unique national parks.

Our beautifully renovated relaxing colonial house complete with swimming pool and all modern amenities is located in Sao Luis, MA on a quiet and safe side street in the heart of the historical Reviver centre in Praia Grande, with its colonial charm and folkloric tradition. My house is not a hotel, or a pousada but instead welcoming home from home accommodation.

The house is 600 square meters and has 8 bed rooms, 3 bath rooms, an open kitchen with a fridge, stove etc., a living room, a big dining room, and a huge veranda.

You will be within less than 3mins walking distance of nice restaurants, daily live music like Samba, MPB, Tambor di Crioula and Reggae or one of the many festivals such as Bumba Meu Boi which is only found in the North/North East of Brazil. It is a 10 min. bus/taxi ride to city beaches such Ponta D'Areia, Ponta do Farol, São Marcos, Olho d’Água & Calhau. There is a great carnival in February, Tambor de Mina after Easter, Forro, MPB, Crioula and the famous Bumba Meu Boi cow festival in June, it is attractive year round for tropical holidays

We are also the closest city to the small town of Barrerinhas, the access point to the 1550 km² unique white powder sand dunes hills and freshwater oasis of Lençóis Maranhenses National Park with nearby coastal villages with activities such as kite surfing, wind surfing. Maranhao also has Brazil's newest national park Chapada das Mesas which has stunning waterfalls perfect for hiking, climbing and swimming and table top mountains.

People are very friendly towards the few tourists and unlike many Brasilian cities, here you will find an authentic and unforgettable experience off the beaten track.


70,- RS per single room per day
90,- RS per double room per day
110,-RS per trible room per day
125,-RS for the Suite per day (private bathroom)
WiFi/Internet flat-rate
Swimming pool
Free access to washing machine & kitchen

Breakfast can be arranged for 15 real per person


Airport pickup (and return) can be arranged and costs 50RS. It is about 20 min. drive. Reservations can be (Email hidden by Airbnb)

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Hangers
Iron
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 single bed

Availability

32 Reviews

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Rame User Profile
Rame
August 2016
Casa Frankie is a tranquil world inside a part of Brazil that already moves at its own pace. The property itself is beautiful, it's like something straight out of set of a Wes Anderson film. Clean, comfortable, Right in the middle of charming São Luis old town. You can't go wrong…
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Dorian
May 2016
A short stay at Frankie and a good one. Astonishing house with a laid back atmosphere, I highly recommend it.
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Ali
July 2014
Casa Frankie was the most amazing spacious place to stay in and Frankie was a really fantastic host. I felt most welcome in his unique house. The location is great - right in the centre of the historic city and the general feeling of the area was really chilled and good. Frankie'…
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Eric
March 2017
Frankie's house is just awesome ! Very well located in the old city close to everything to see/visit in Sao Luis. All the more, Frank is a very kind person who is alway available to help you. Thank you very much Frankie :)
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Luciano
August 2016
Our stay at Frankie's house was a memorable experience. It is a beautiful colonial house from 1860, restored with great attention to detail and comfort, and i very much appreciate this. You step back in time also when you wonder through the streets of this historic part of town, …
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Carla
August 2016
Great charming accommodation in the heart of the historic part of Sao Luis. No air con (fine with us, others might miss it!). Perfect location if you've just got a few hours in the city and want to make the most of it. Frankie was very attentive. We would come back.
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Daša
February 2016
It is a great place, clean, fresh, with friendly and helpful people! We enjoied out staying there. Would recommend!

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