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Hotel Morabeza

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Ilha Do Sal | Caixa Postal 33, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
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Ranked #1 of 17 Hotels in Santa Maria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Shanghai
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39 reviews 39 reviews
36 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel Morabeza was apparently the role model in it's day but has seen the effects of time. It feels a bit dated and is nothing fancy. Rooms are spacious but simple, moderate quality in furniture, bedding and towels. Quality of food at buffet breakfast is marginal - again, nothing fancy. However the beach side restaurant serves some of the most... More 

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Beveren
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in the "adults only" building, room 626, on the 1st floor, with a terrace which overlooks one of the 3 pools and a good part of the beach. The room was spacious, with enough big cupboards, but opening and closing them was very noisy (another system would be preferable). The bathroom is spacious as well, with a very... More 

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11 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Heard mixed reviews about Cape Verde so decided to try it out for ourselves to make up our own minds. Here's our thoughts, positive and negative about Santa Maria and the Morabeza; Negatives - At check in, we were told we had to pay for wifi but that they didn't tell us is that you need to pay per device!... More 

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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the only time we have ever returned to the same hotel and we were not disappointed. We come for the warm weather and totally relax. This is definitely the best hotel on the island and we came through Captivating Travel again, who are a small travel company whose personal service is beyond anything we have ever experienced. They... More 

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Milford on Sea, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, efficient hotel. Very friendly and helpful staff. We had 5 dinners in our 11 night stay. Excellent quality food. Wonderful breakfasts with lovely fruit and pancakes in particular. Pool clean and warm. Helpful efficient staff in all bars. Comfortable sun loungers especially in pool area. Lovely sheltered area outside beach club. The best place to stay in Santa Maria.... More 

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Noordwijk, The Netherlands
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

10 days end of feb 2015: I booked this hotel for Kitesurfing and have 2 kids. Kitesurfing this is NOT possible in front of hotel, You need to go by 5 euro taxi to kitebeach wich is super overcrouded. On a super windy day ( 6M max 8M in off season there were 72 on the water... wanna try a... More 

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Nuremberg, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this excellent hotel with its great location right at the beach and only a few steps from the town centre. It's very quiet at night though and you can be sure to get a good night's sleep in the comfy beds. Room and bathroom were kept very clean. Staff was friendly, breakfast was extensive... More 

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Does everything as it states - it was so peaceful and relaxing but also a few minutes walk to the centre of town to visit all those lovely bars and eating places. No need to reserve sun beds etc and a great breakfast Buffett. Just need to sort out the tea and coffee. Also offer free wifi please. Although this... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel of a good size, not too big. Rooms with the necessary confort, seaview, very quiet and stil only just near the village of Santa Maria. Excellent food in the different restaurants but also possible to go to the village to drink and eat at really good prices. Lot of sportfacilities at the hotel or nearby like kitesurfing, windsurfing, diving,... More 

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel continues to offer a high standard of service to its guests. We are now on year 7 of returning and that alone speaks for itself! The staff, without exception, are friendly and courteous - which includes everyone from front of house staff to those who work diligently behind the scenes. The hotel improves each year - the gardens... More 

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