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Hotel do Caracol

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Estrada Regional no 1 | Silveira, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira 9700-193, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Praia da Vitoria, Portugal
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Had the opportunity to stay again in this 4* Hotel. Still one of the best hotels to stay in Terceira Island. Very cosy and clean this hotel offers a magnificent view over Monte Brasil and Silveira Bay, where you can dive, swim or just even take sunbathe during Summer time. The Réveillon party was great and the food also amazing...... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

The hotel has an amazing view, good location near the city center. Our room awas nice with big balcony. They rpovide towels to swim in the sea. Nice staff. Breakfast was not ok for a 4 star hotel. The restaurant is very cozy but the food could be better.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Stayed here in June for a week, in a sea view, 2 floor duplex apartment (no. 407), with four single beds, on the hotel's top floor (top part is built onto the roof, but not at all cramped). The town is quiet and has not been touched by tourism very much, but as the island's main town has enough shops... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Very nice located hotel with views over the sea and Monte Brasil. Close to Angra, just a 15minute walk. Near the hotel is a 'beach' were you can swim in the sea. It only doesn't have sand, but you are sitting on the concrete. Rooms are nice, good sized. We booked with seaview and had indeed a great view. We... More

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York, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Stayed for 3 nights on Azores tour in July 2013 Allocated a very good room on the 1st floor with excellent sea view at the pool end of the building. Free wi - fi throughout which worked a treat in the room and on the balcony. The Hotel itself is fairly uninspiring by design and has been wedged in to... More

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Doorn, Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013 via mobile

The rooms on the -1 floor with numbers in the even 100 series have a 3-meter high wall topped with a 1.5 meter mesh fence at just three metres from the sliding doors of your room. The view is a patch of hopefully blue sky. The boon is you tet a hammock, which the other rooms don't get.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013 via mobile

Situated on the seafront with its own little access to the beach. Swimmingpool area very nice. Rooms are functional, even quiet. All rooms with balcony. Bathrooms are sparcely equipped. Not even a showercap - but there's a hairdryer. Breakfast very nice. Staff at reception nice and helpful. Difficult to find the hotel without navy-system.

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Porto, portugal
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31 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Internet: Free wireless. . Hotel: Not so young, but still OK. . Rooms: Garden view rooms are smaller than the rooms with a pool / see view. . Parking: Free. But only a few spots to park in front of the hotel. Underground parking free. . Breakfast: Excellent . Location: Not a walking distance from the city center. At the... More

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Vigo, Spain
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

The hotel is located in a little bay , 1 Km away from Angra City Center, that is beatiful small town, Roms ar well sized, and brakfast is good, inner swiming pool&sparking free.& priceson Bars and Restaurants are OK. Very nice Pictures decorating rooms and corridors . Staff better than standard Portuguese way.

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22 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

We were flying from Atlanta to Madrid, on December 24, 2012, when one of the two engines of the Delta airplane became inoperable. Delta landed the plane on the island where this hotel is located. Delta provided each family with a room--ours had a view of Monte Brasil. A caracol (snail-like man-made hill) was on the premises, so we walked... More

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Also Known As:
Hotel Do Caracol Terceira/Angra Do Heroismo, Azores
Address: Estrada Regional no 1 | Silveira, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira 9700-193, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Azores > Terceira > Angra do Heroismo
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
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Ranked #3 of 8 hotels in Angra do Heroismo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel do Caracol 4*
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