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Hotel Spinguera Ecolodge

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Espingueira, Boa Vista, Cape Verde
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed seven nights including Christmas (2014). Transfers were kindly organized by Larissa, owner of the site. She and her team take great care of guests, in a friendly, unfussy way. The location is remote, making it a very peaceful and relaxing place to spend time. On three days, we walked to the nearby beach (a steady 30-minute walk), and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We stayed a week in Spinguera and really enjoyed it. Larissa, the owner was very helpful in both planning the trip and whilst we were there. The fact that she has built this place literally from the ground and with eco / sustainable credentials is hugely impressive. Theres a real personal touch to the place and an eye for design... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Quiet, peaceful, close to nature. Charming and original housing, great and friendly service, good food. We loved it here! It's a 30 minute walk to a very beautiful beach - first day we where there we where all alone! Other days there where some kite-surfers because of lively, big waves (still possible to swim though, with a bit of caution)... More 

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Graz, Austria
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8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

../... the place is perfect to have perfect relaxation. There are simply no drawbacks and you can just state please keep it like that... Service was excellent and very friendly, the dishes were good (breakfast and dinner) The view is fantastic and the place invites to relax.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We stayed for a week at Spinguera with the sole purpose of wanting to relax and get away from it all. What we found was exactly that, but in even more beautiful surroundings than I imagined. The place has been beautifully renovated with much love and attention to detail; it's truly a joy to spend your time there- even after... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

My fiancée and I chose to Spinguera Ecolodge for our honeymoon on a number of accounts, firstly we desired a tranquil paradise off the beaten track and secondly with fully catered facilities. The 'ecolodge' edge of Spinguera swung our decision. When we arrived at the beautiful airport a local gentlemen welcomed us and drove us across the island, over tarmac... More 

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Varese, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

It's small, it's chich but simple, it's away from everything but in the middle of a wild and breathtaking nature. Wind and sea are the only sounds you can hear. Forget the stress and get relaxed: quite easy and extremmely pleasant in Spinguera. It was our second time there and it won't be the last one.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

The Spinguera is a truly unique experience. Larissa has done a magnificent job in restoring and decorating this old fishing village. The view is a amazing and the staff is very friendly. The hammocks on the beach were by far my favorite feature.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

I must say this is definitely the perfect place to enjoy your holidays in Boa Vista! Congratulations to all the staff, I just loved the sympathy and kindness, so good to know that there are places like Spinguera! The meals... heavenly, fresh and refined fish, lunch and dinner time are unique moments! Perfect location, we breathe the sea in the... More 

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Granada, Spain
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2011

We visited Spinguera whilst staying in one of the purpose built resorts on BoaVista. Thus we did not stay but enjoyed the hospitality one lunchtime. When we stumbled across the place in search of a drink whilst we were out in a hired jeep, it was like finding an oasis in the desert. Boa Vista is basically a wild and... More 

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Address: Espingueira, Boa Vista, Cape Verde
Location: Cape Verde > Boa Vista > Espingueira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Spinguera Ecolodge 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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