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Hotel Talisman

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Marques da Praia e Monforte 40, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-089, Portugal
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Ranked #1 of 24 Hotels in Ponta Delgada
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Wilmington194 Wilmington, Massachusetts
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wilmington, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent stay at Talisman. Would rate it excellent if not for the extra fees not expected at a four star hotel. There's a charge for safes, parking and cash deposit for beach towels. Also stayed at two other four star hotels and no fees for same services. Having to pay 6 euros per day for inconvenient parking... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel Talisman is a small modern hotel very clean, efficient and friendly staffed, smiling faces at desk, rooftop swimming pool looking over beautiful Ponta Delgada and speedy free wireless. The breakfast in the morning was complete featuring regional cheeses, breads, jams and many many other choices. The hotel at one time was a private home from which today's hotel... More

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Falmouth, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour group of 42 had a buffet dinner at the restaurant at the Hotel Talisman. Dinner was delicious. One of the dessert offerings was a unique and creamy chocolate cinnamon ice cream. Dairy products in the Azores are wonderful and locally made, as the cows happily graze in pastures year round. This ice cream was exceptional. Be sure to... More

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Reno, Nevada
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay at this centrally located hotel. We arrived very early after an overseas flight and they got us into our rooms right away. The staff was friendly and helpful. We didn't have a car so parking wasn't an issue, but their location was perfect for exploring the city and walking to a number of good restaurants. The... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an excellent stay in this hotel. The ladies at the front desk were very helpful and even helped us to make reservations for a restaurant in Furnas that served food cooked in the caldeiras. The complimentary breakfast in the morning had a very nice selection including waffles, sausages, bacon and various types of cheed and bread. The dining... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

This is my second stay at the Hotel Talisman. I see all familiar faces so the management must take good care of their staff. A happy staff, a happy tourist. The staff and management are friendly and genuinely concerned about their guests. I was very jet lagged so stayed in the room my first day. I ordered 2 meals by... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The hotel is central in the city but there is no parking space from the hotel so you have to park further away with always taxi meters to pay so you can't stay away too long. The only nice thing were the waffles you can make yourself for breakfast. One night we ate in the restaurant : TERRIBLE FOOD. After... More

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Bristol, England
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68 reviews 68 reviews
39 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Excellent location and lovely hotel. Staff were very friendly and helpful especially on front desk. Breakfast was very good on the whole. The first morning we were there it was very busy, (we think there had been a wedding the day before) but after that service was fine. Great views from the pool area at the top of the hotel.... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We stayed here for one week starting 16 August 2014. Staff were friendly and helpful. Good breakfast choice. Even though hotel was packed, the staff did well to replenish the breakfast choices. Room good. Quiet. Air-con worked well and adjustable. Bed comfy. The whole hotel and room had classic character. We tried the swimming pool on two days; clean, well... More

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Lake Elsinore, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Great location! We are able to walk to local shops & restaurants. the hotel has a Quaint style. Great food, Best breakfast on my Acores trip was here. So great I came back on a night for dinner, it was good too. Nice views of the city from the pool & rooms. Nice place to stay on the island.

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Address: Rua Marques da Praia e Monforte 40, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-089, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Azores > Sao Miguel > Ponta Delgada
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Talisman 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Hotel Talisman Ponta Delgada, Azores - Sao Miguel

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