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Orquidea Guest House

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Praia do Estoril, Sal Rei, Boa Vista, Cape Verde
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Orquidea Guest House
Ranked #2 of 8 Sal Rei B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We spent a week on Boa Vista, Orquidea Guest House. We had booked the penthouse. The room was nicely decorated and had everything we needed: bed, bathroom, closet, fridge, private balcony with two hammocks, ocean view. It was paradise! A perfect place to relax for a week. Personnel was kind, breakfast in the courtyard was a treat. The guesthouse is... More

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We spent a wonderful week staying as this gentle, relaxed, family-run guest house. Breakfast in the shady courtyard was a daily treat as was the hammock on our spacious verandah. We really felt we were staying in exactly the right place in order to experience Boa Vista for real and the guesthouse is ideally located next to beach and on... More

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Rijswijk, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We had a lovely 10-days stay at this hospitable guesthouse. Situated on a perfect location just outside the city along the beach of the Sal Rei bay. We had the top room which is well equipped and has a beautiful view on the bay with the small island in the middle. A good breakfast is served in the botanical garden... More

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England
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Stayed for a week in March 2014. Fantastic location right on the beach and very convenient for the town of Sal Rei. Surroundings were a bit scuffy but that's Sal Rei not the hotel! We had a room with a huge terrace and a fantastic 180 degree view of the beach and sea beyond. Terrace has a table, two chairs,... More

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bruxelles
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4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

we ataid in orquidea for 5 nights and it was amazing! the room was clean and cosy, the breakfast was rich and tasty, the staf was friendly and helpful, we enjoyed our stay there, it's a really unique place with a special relaxed atmosphere.

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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We stayed here for a week over New Year's. Spacious and comfortable room with views of the sea and the beach below. Really enjoyed breakfast in the lush courtyard garden under the green shade of the banana tree leaves. A couple of parrots, dogs, cats and various family members gave the whole place a very welcoming and relaxing ambience. The... More

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Colne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

I can honestly echo everything good which has been said about Orquidea Guest House. It is well situated, spotlessly clean and comfortable. We had a spacious room with balcony and hammock, lovely breakfast, friendly staff. As well as all of this we want to thank Orquidea and Jerry for their help when we had a middle of the night medical... More

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milano
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Orquidea is a guest house conveniently located between the beach and the major plaza of Sal Rei, both of them are reachable in a 5 min walk. Nice and spacious rooms, equipped with A/C and fan. Nice balcony, where you can lie on a comfortable Amaca. The breakfast is good. Friendly staff includes two wonderful parrots, some tortugasa and a... More

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St Martins, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

Recommended to me by several of the local friends I have made in Cape Verde (have visited CV six times since 2010), I knew it would be good. As a single traveller this time, I needed a safe haven. Travel reviews don't really do it justice! It surpassed all expectations, having always stayed in one of the big hotels. Ideally... More

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Nantes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

Guesthouse Orquidea is wonderful. The family who run it are welcoming, helpful, friendly. Our room was spacious with a lovely, big balcony overlooking the beach. Fantastic just to lie in the hammock and enjoy the sound of the waves. The breakfast area is a beautiful courtyard filled with banana trees and bougainvillea tumbling from the landings above. My husband and... More

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Address: Praia do Estoril, Sal Rei, Boa Vista, Cape Verde
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Location: Cape Verde > Boa Vista > Sal Rei
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Orquidea Guest House Hotel Sal Rei
Orquidea Guest House Cape Verde/Sal Rei, Boa Vista

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