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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 January 4, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
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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7 hotel reviews
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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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3 hotel reviews
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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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lisboa
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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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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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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2010

Spinguera is a wonderful eco-resort. The owner and hotel manager Larissa has made an extraordinary job in restoring an old fishermen' village with care for every little detail. Rooms and communal spaces are just beautiful and the natural location is amazing. Larissa is also very welcoming and you really feel at home. But being so isolated (first shop and restaurant... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2010

Spinguera was the first place (and first time we have been to Cape Verde) we stayed at in Boa Vista. We travelled in December (Christmas Eve) and after a six and a half hour flight (bad head winds apparently, it should normally take 5.5 hours) we landed safely at the airport in Boa Vista. We were met at the airport... 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*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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Spinguera is a superb stage form which you can live the experience of uncontaminated nature. The charme of the spot has remained intact throughout time ready to be descovered by those who love authentic places, where simplicity becomes style and nature is synonymous of luxury, where silence is broken only by the sound of the wind and the rumble of the sea. Spinguera is the ideal place to withraw from the world:. ... more   less 
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