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Odjo d'Agua Hotel

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Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
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Ranked #6 of 17 Hotels in Santa Maria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Stephen B Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is in the prime location in Santa Maria. It is on the sea front and is built out in to the sea, the restaurant is situated on the first floor where you can enjoy the views of the sea and the beach while having your breakfast or dinner. The staff are friendly and helpful and seemed genuinely pleased... More 

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Stockholm County, Sweden
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We knew we would love the hotel from the moment we arrived. the hotels small and personal atmosphere makes it a favorite on the island. It's located by the beach and the restaurant keeps a high class. You only have to walk out of the front entrance to be in the middle of Santa Maria. So lets break it down.... More 

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have just returned from a week Stay in at this hotel and have thoroughly enjoyed my stay The beauty of the hotel is that it is small and welcoming and located on a beautiful beach yet only minutes from the town which has a very good selection of bars and restaurants. We went through Thomas Cook and upgraded to... More 

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Bideford, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've just returned from a week at Odjo D'Agua (2-9th March 2015). First impressions: First impressions of the island were "what a dump!" - a dry, dusty bare landscape with plastic bottles and bags blowing around. First impressions of Santa Maria were not much better - most buildings are half built/unfinished (apart from the hotels) but that it has a... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do not like getting to a hotel and find you start getting charged extra for things,do you want a night safe? of course i need a night safe,so this is extra internet following the european norm of charging, in this day and age internet should just be free if it is available,and charge for sunbeds and parasol on beach,bathroom... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had spent a good amount of time researching hotels in Santa Maria and wanted to avoid the big, impersonal, concrete jungle, all inclusive style hotels and found the Odjo to be absolutely perfect. We are a married couple in our mid thirties and wanted somewhere that was chilled but also allowed us to be part of real Cape Verdean... More 

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Stockholm
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65 reviews 65 reviews
22 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good location, centrally in the small town of Santa Maria. Our room was nice and we vere fully satisfied with the stay. Having said that, there are some negative I would like to mention: 1. Not all lamps in the room were functioning, we especially missed the lamp on the balcony that was out of order. 2. There are... More 

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Winchester
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

A wonderful hotel for total relaxation, not too big and with a choice of beach, pool, gardens and bar you're not constantly bumping into other people. Five minute walk into town so we felt we were part of Santa Maria rather than a tourist from an hotel complex. Breakfast and dinner in the restaurant with the waves for company we... More 

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Elewijt, Belgium
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

We had a great time in this charming hotel! Friendly personnel and very nice restaurant with great food (we loved the "arroz con marisco"). Our spacious room had a view on the ocean and the shower was great. Nice cocktails at the bar and a small private beach: everything we needed was here. Perfect for a beach vacation: enjoy local... More 

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leeds
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Dined here a couple of times whilst staying at the Melia Dunas!Lovely food,and setting!We also enjoyed the barbeque which was good fun!We would definatley stay in this hotel if we return to Cape verde!!

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