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Tanquinho Norte, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 7600, Cape Verde
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Surfactivity Guest House
Ranked #1 of 11 Santa Maria B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rijeka, Croatia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We asked for normal apartment 15 days in December, owner Francesco gave us penthouse on top for the same price, and didn't ask any money in advance for reservation. Until our taxi driver picked up us on airport (arranged by Francesco) we were not 100% sure that best apartment is waiting for us,only reviews on Tripadvisor made us certain that... More

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Rijswijk, The Netherlands
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70 reviews 70 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Gorgeous rooms, very nicely decorated! Very very clean and price is great. Common large kitchen which was perfect. Made breakfast every morning myself. Nice walk to the centre. Absolutely recommended! I had the turquoise room and I loved it! Would definitely stay here again.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Best value for money place in Santa Maria. Our room was very nice, colourful, with a special atmosphere, very very clean, no problems with hot water. Our room had no room or balcony but there other rooms that do, you can ask for them. Each floor has 3-4 rooms with a common sitting, dining area, kitchen. Spacious, cosy, clean with... More

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Lier, Belgium
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

This place was an absolutely great discovery on Sal. The guesthouse offers everything you could need. The rooms and bathroom are clean, spacious and pleasant. In addition, you have a complete kitchen and sitting area. The owner Francesco is a great, laid back guy and always available for help and advice. The place is a little way outside of the... More

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We rent the appartment with a balcony for ten days. It is a 10 min. walk to the beach, where you can find a nice restaurant and several windsurfcentres where you can rent materials and where you can take lessons. It is a 15 min walk to the centre of Santa Maria. The place is very clean and the owners... More

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Rostock, Germany
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

One of the best accommodations we ever had! From the very first minute till the last we were excellent received and supported. The guesthouse is beautiful and unique decorated with love to details. Everything is clean and there is nothing you will miss. The rooms have a lot of space to store your clothes and belongings and there is also... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The hotel was very nice and cosy! The owners were very helpful and the rooms and kitchen was fresh homy and functional. If you are going too cook yourselves its a good idea to bring some spices and oil since it is very expensive in Sal and you probably wont finish what you buy in a week or so. The... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Stayed for 2,5 weeks in an apartment here! Love the building and the decoration in the rooms! It was also really nice that I had my own place to cook. The locations is not really central but everything is within walking distance. On the other hand you dont want to be in the central when there is a party going... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I have never done a review before but I kind of feel I owe that one.. stayed there december 2013 and jan 2014 for about 5 days in total. It is a great place, very funky.. bold colours, lots of interesting lighting and art work. big and stylish rooms, hot water, very clean overall. Francesco is very sweet, caring and... More

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76 reviews 76 reviews
51 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Quite frankly, this is an extraordinarily charming place. This guest house hosts a number of apartments and rooms. At least some if not most of them are equipped with a kitchen and a balcony and are self-sustained. Not with a television set, though, which is a good thing, as there are obviously way better things to do in Santa Maria... More

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Address: Tanquinho Norte, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 7600, Cape Verde
Location: Cape Verde > Ilha do Sal > Santa Maria
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Surfactivity Guest House Cape Verde/Ilha Do Sal - Santa Maria

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