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5-star Mata de Sao Joao property with 6 restaurants

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
On private beach
Business center

Location

Nestled on the beach, this Mata de Sao Joao property is within 3 mi (5 km) of Papa-Gente Beach, Klaus Peters Municipal Natural Park, and Humpback Whale Institute. Timeantube Lagoon and Armazem da Vila Shopping Mall are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Resort Features

Spend the day relaxing at Iberostar Selection Praia do Forte All Inclusive's private beach, practicing your swing on the golf course, or pampering yourself at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the property's 6 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 536 rooms offer free WiFi, free minibar items, and Smart TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include balconies, 24-hour room service, and separate bathtubs and showers.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Iberostar Selection Praia do Forte All Inclusive

Rodovia BA 099, Km 56, Mata de Sao Joao, BA 48.280-000

Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 25 years old

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Please note: Optional medical insurance can be purchased on site for a daily fee.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 25 years old. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Debit cards not accepted

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

No rollaway/extra beds available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

We should mention

Parents or a legal guardian traveling with children under 18 years must present the child's birth certificate and an identity card with photo (passport, for example) at the check-in. For international travels from Brazil, if just one of the parents is traveling with the child, she/he must present – in addition to the child's certificate of birth and identity card with photo – a letter authorizing the trip signed by the other parent with a notarial certification of signature. In case the parents or the legal guardian, as applicable, cannot or are unwilling to give this authorization, a judicial authorization is required. People who intend to travel to Brazil with children must consult with the Brazilian consulate before traveling for more information.

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December.

A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

Hotel Names

  • Iberostar Praia Forte
  • Iberostar Praia Forte All Inclusive All-inclusive property
  • Iberostar Praia Forte All Inclusive Mata de Sao Joao
  • Iberostar Selection Praia Forte All Inclusive Mata de Sao Joao
  • Iberostar Selection Praia Forte All Inclusive
  • Iberostar Praia do Forte All Inclusive

Hotel Amenities

All-inclusive Details

This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes
Taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Sailboats
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Snorkeling gear
  • Tennis lessons
  • Tennis racquets
  • Windsurfing equipment
  • Airport transfers
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities
  • Gratuities

  • Scuba diving lessons not included
  • Windsurfing equipment not included
  • Sailboats not included
  • Snorkeling gear not included
  • Tennis rackets not included
  • Taxes included
  • Tennis lessons not included
  • Buffet and à la carte dining
  • Airport transfers not included
  • Gratuities not included
  • All food and beverages included
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services not included
  • Scuba diving excursions not included
  • Snorkeling excursions not included
  • Scuba diving certification not included
  • Motorized water sports not included
  • Minibar (all beverages included)
  • Activities/services from independent operators not included
  • Transportation to offsite activities not included
  • Offsite tours not included

Property Features

Iberostar Selection Praia do Forte All Inclusive is an all-inclusive property. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Simply step outside to unwind on the property's beach. Summer fun is a breeze at Iberostar Selection Praia do Forte All Inclusive, where you can play a round of golf at the golf course, cool off in one of the 5 outdoor swimming pools, and enjoy a treatment at the full-service spa.

A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Dining is available at one of the property's 6 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the property's bars, which include 2 poolside bars and 5 bars/lounges. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This all-inclusive property also offers a complimentary children's club, a children's pool, and a fitness center. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Iberostar Selection Praia do Forte All Inclusive is a smoke-free property.

  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • On private beach
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Shopping on site
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Total number of rooms - 536
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Golf course on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Number of bars/lounges - 5
  • Number of poolside bars - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Free breakfast
  • Conference space
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (free)
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2
  • Smoke-free property
  • Nightclub
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Spa services on site
  • Number of restaurants - 6
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • On private beach
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Children's club (free)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Playground on site

Room Amenities

Iberostar Selection Praia do Forte All Inclusive offers 536 air-conditioned accommodations with free minibar items and safes. Rooms open to balconies. 32-inch Smart televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with rainfall showerheads, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Phone
  • Free bottled water
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Ceiling fan
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Smart TV
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Satellite TV service
  • Balcony
  • Minibar (stocked, free items)
  • Room service (24 hours)

Parking

Free self parking

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food & Drink

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast each morning.

Pelo Buffet - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Bahia Odoia - This restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Oriental Mai Tai - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Do Lago Gourmet - This restaurant serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Maresias Beach - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Spa Services

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials, body wraps, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a spa tub. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

  • Spa tub in spa
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Nearby Activities

Guests can play rounds at the 9-hole golf course. 5 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a private beach and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site
  • Golfing on site
  • Volleyball on site

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