Perfectly located in the heart of downtown, the Sheraton da Bahia Hotel, Salvador ensures easy access to the cultural hotspots and corporate offices nearby. The hotel is surrounded by major theaters, including Castro Alves and Vila Velha, and such museums as the Rodin Museum, MAM, the Museum of Sacred Art, and the Art Museum of Bahia (MAB).
Less than 3 kilometers to the northeast is Pelourinho, the colorful historic center of Salvador and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as well as Lacerda Elevator. To the south are Porto da Barra Beach, the marina, and Farol da Barra Lighthouse. Also nearby are numerous banks and financial companies, the popular Shopping Barra, and Arena Fonte Nova football stadium.