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Hotel Talisman

4.0 of 5 Rua Marques da Praia e Monforte 40, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-089, Portugal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Columbus, Ohio
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We checked in after a few days of touring around the island staying in a different hotel each night, which is a fun way to see the island of Sao Miguel. The location is wonderful allowing to just walk about everywhere in the central part of town and waterfront. Unfortunately, the night we stayed there was a large family birthday... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We couldn't have asked for a better location in the city. The staff were very accommodating, allowing us to check in early at 8am. Good wifi signal in the room. Very nice rooftop pool. The room itself was okay, but we didn't spend much time there so it did the trick. Breakfast buffet was quite good as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was an ideal central location, very accommodating staff with excellent English skills. The car rental is nearby, reception gives valuable tips on how to arrange best parking, gives out towel (on refundable deposit) for use when you head to bathes in the hot springs. Have an early flight out and the hotel arranges early breakfast box.

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Chatham, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very clean and the bed was also very comfortable. The staff was friendly and always willing to help with any request we needed. Breakfast was included, nice but mostly the same every day, they need to switch it up a bit. All in all, nice place and I will stay there again. Jack Ferreira Cape Cod MA.

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Konstancin
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133 reviews 133 reviews
99 hotel reviews
202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Right near the center of town this hotel is situated on a bend in the road that causes drivers to break hard and thus the tires squeal all the time. Combined with the fact that my room 104 was directly above the hotel entryway meant I heard the taxis, buses and new or departing guests all the time. The room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I enjoy the island of St. Michael and the Hotel Talisman so much that yesterday I booked my third trip in a year and a half. April will not come soon enough! The island is gorgeous, the hotel is comfortable, clean and well appointed - they have a great breakfast buffet which is included.

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Bristol, Rhode Island
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

stayed from the 24 to the 28 of nov 2014. the staff were wonderful and always helpful with all our numerios questions. were had the pleasure of meeting the owner, I will not reveil but he was very nice. we would like to very much stay there again. thanks for everything could not be more pleased with our first trip... More 

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Bristol, Rhode Island
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

We started out badly at this hotel. It is advertised as having Wi-Fi included for guests. We arrived at the hotel in the early evening and a bellman took us and our bags to what he repeatedly assured us was a "large, very nice room". And it was true, the room was large and nice, but we could not connect... More 

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St. George, Bermuda
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We chose this hotel as a result of research and tripadvisor. Before booking we actually went to three other top hotels in the area and took a look. We are glad we did this because the Talisman was in our opinion, the best. Loaded with charm. Small, quaint, but with the necessary amenities for a comfortable stay. The restaurant was... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for a night on our way through the Azores and thoroughly enjoyed this hotel. When we checked in the ladies at the desk could not have been nicer. The room was large, spotlessly clean and had a view of the harbor. The desk was very helpful in recommending a walking route to see the immediate historic area. They... More 

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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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Also Known As:
Talisman Hotel Ponta Delgada
Hotel Talisman Ponta Delgada, Azores - Sao Miguel
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Ponta Delgada

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