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Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa

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Urbanizacao da Cabocan, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Reception was good, very friendly people. Rooms are big and nice but strange for an all inclusive they have a kitchen?!?! Bathroom is definitely not in line with the room, too small and too simple, is a pity. Employees are very friendly and helpful, resort is nicely styled and very clean. Beach is great and lifeguard very friendly. Some minus... More 

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TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Erik2103, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having set aside some of your time to share your holiday experience with us and with fellow travelers online. We appreciate the positive points as well as the not so positive points mentioned in your review. We are committed in offering our... More 

Antwerp, Belgium
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Leave all the stress at home and come to this hotel, you will not be disappointed! The friendliness of the beautiful people of Cabo Verde is amazing, they will do what they can do to make your holiday. Breakfast is outstanding, lunch and dinner are good but don’t expect a top quality kitchen. All facilities, bars (tip: sunset at the... More 

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TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Rick B, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your family holidays and for having set aside some of your time to review our hotel. After having read your description about our hotel I am glad to perceive that you have had an enjoyable holiday with us. We thank you for your kind comments... More 

Rustington, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Would recommend asking for a room away from the activity pool where the music can be very loud during the day, otherwise a fantastic chill out venue with plenty of space to find a quiet spot. Beach is great for wave watching and provides a welcome breeze. Piano bar a good spot for pre and post dinner drinks, with sparkling... More 

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TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Janet C, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having set aside some of your time to share your experience with us and with fellow travelers online. We are glad to perceive that you have had a relaxing holiday with us, we would like for our guests to have an... More 

Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just got back after two weeks of total relaxation and enjoyment.the apartments were big and roomy.all the staff were excellent and helpful .the food was very good plenty of choice although it could be a tad warmer. A special thank you to Tatiana at the pool bar always a smile on her face and a credit to the hotel.i would... More 

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TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Lynne S, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having taken the time to review our hotel. It has been truly a pleasure having you as our guests and we are very pleased to know that you both have enjoyed your stay with us. We are grateful for your kind... More 

s glos
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrived with low expectations after reading reviews , check in was fast and easy and a glass of bubbly was in my hand suits me ! Well we were shown to a room right over the entertainment area after emailing for a quiet room - no problem within a day we had a brilliant room and were not treated as... More 

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TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear walkerpayne, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having taken the time to share your experience with us. After having read your through description we are sincerely pleased to know that you have had a relaxing and enjoyable stay with us. Our hotel is located in an exclusive area in... More 

Wales
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51 reviews 51 reviews
25 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just returned from a two week stay for a big birthday celebration. Referring to other trip advisors, ok the towels werent fluffy, the bathroom grouting needed cleaning,the breakfast cereals were not nice and the constant droning of the building site next door was really annoying BUT if you gaze at the turquiose sea, listen to the white crashing waves, let... More 

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TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear WelshLondoner, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your family holidays and for having set aside some of your time to share your review with us and with fellow travelers on Tripadvisor. We always welcome the constructive feedbacks from our guests and we always give our utmost to ensure their satisfaction. Each positive and... More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just got back from two weeks at Melia Tortuga, it was brilliant , spotlessly clean, massive room for just us two with all mod cons, very hard working and friendly staff.Good food, (lobster is delicious). Courtesy bus to and from Santa Maria, 10mins, beautiful beach, see the fisherman land their catch, and the fish wives, singing and dancing have a... More 

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TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear WilfPaula1, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having set aside some of your time to share your thoughts with us. Having read your review, we are sincerely grateful for your kind feedback regarding the room, the food and the staff service, especially regarding the staff mentioned, who we are... More 

Chorley, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one week and flew out on the 15th of April from Manchester, This Hotel and its Staff really are amazing in every respect. From the moment we stepped into the hotel we we treated well and nothing was too much to ask. The place is immaculate and the rooms are spacious, well equipped and clean, The... More 

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TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear David T, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having set aside some time to review our hotel. It gives me a great pleasure each time to know that our guests have gone home with a positive perception of our hotel and our services, we thank you for your valuable... More 

Ashford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On The Radar Is the Hotel Melia Tortuga in Cape Verde Africa is setting a New Standard for style and comfort Hotels on Sal island.Rvery inch of this hotel is maintained to a high standard with the addition of its beautifully landscaped colourful gardens,terracotta pots and bougainvillea,palms everywhere,flowering shrubs and cacti,Ocean views and pools.The scenery creates an intimate ambience of... More 

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TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Elodie297, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having set aside some of your time to review our hotel. We have enjoyed reading your beautiful description of our hotel and we are pleased to know that you have had an extremely relaxing week at our hotel and that the atmosphere,... More 

Belper, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from our second holiday two week holiday at this hotel. The accommodation, gardens and facilities are fantastic. The staff are great and nothing seems to much trouble. I celebrated my birthday while there and the hotel found out (I believe from Sarah the thomson rep) and they made me a small cake and gave a bottle of Cava... More 

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TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear pja18, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your second stay during your visit to Cape Verde and for having set aside some of your time to share your experience with us. At the hotel we try our best to ensure that your stay with us is as memorable as possible and that includes... More 

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