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Casa Cafe Mindelo

Rua Governador Calheiros, 6, Mindelo, Sao Vicente, Cape Verde
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Casa cafè Mindelo is very well located in the Old Square of the town, walking distance from everything. The hotel has some cozy, well furnished rooms. The one at the first floor is large, has a nice bathroom and view on the street. Breakfast is very good and served downstairs at the restaurant. The restaurant is very nice; it is... More 

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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Casa Mindelo is a small and cosy hotel, situated near the marina of Mindelo and the center of the little town. The rooms are stylish and clean and the service very polite and personal . The free wi-fi connection is possibly the fastest in town. Breakfast is served downstairs at the Cafe Casa, which operates also as a restaurant. We... More 

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The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

If you look for a place close to the water, close to the market, close to the city enter, close to the library, close to just about everything in Mindelo with access to a prive pool, free wifi and nice and friendly staff, then chose this place to stay in Mindelo. There is a Casa Cafe restaurant below and the... More 

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Gonder, Ethiopia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I loved this place. The rooms were clean, freshly updated, good showers, with overhead fans. WiFi is provided free to guests, who also benefit from the colourful and trendy cafe down below. Here the food is freshly cooked and filling, the service friendly and swift. And there's the added bonus of live music at the weekend. Casa Cafe Mindelo is... More 

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Mindelo, Cape Verde
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

The best place in Sao Vicente. People here are nice and you feel immediately at home. I stayed a week at the guest house in a very comfortable room, new and with a nice bathroom inside. The location is perfect, in the Center on the town in front of the sea. The restaurant is nice, live music almost every day... More 

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Bamako, Mali
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Four of us ate lunch here on our first day in Mindelo. The location is great--smack in the center of town on the port. The cafe has great atmosphere--beautiful wood tables and chairs, interesting African art, and some good songs playing on the stereo. The server was pleasant, and quick to welcome us and take our orders. The food was... More 

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Pittsford, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

Casa Café Mindelo is my favorite guest house in the most charming city in Cape Verde. Perfect location, great design, and good value for money. It's a guest house, folks...no t.v.'s in the rooms, shared bathrooms, etc..., but the four rooms themselves are spacious and charming (besides, the two major hotels in Mindelo are pricy and in need of renovation.... More 

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Paris, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2011

This bed and breakfast is right in the centre of Mindelo just back from the sea front and has views over the bay. The house has been completely restored and is very well decorated with a mix of contemporary objects and more traditional pieces of furniture, making it a pleasant place to go back to after wandering around the town.... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2010

Right in the center of downtown Mindelo, opposite the jetty, is Casa Café: a small B&B (4 rooms) above the equally named café. The rooms are spacious, spotless clean and very nicely decorated, BUT: they have no en-suite amenities whatsoever: no air conditioning, no TV, no fridge, no bathroom, no toilet, nothing. Just a bed and a cupboard. Bathroom and... More 

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casacafemindelo2014, Gerente de relações públicas at Casa Cafe Mindelo, responded to this review

Dear guests, Thank you very much for your honest observations. They help us to improve our service to you! We would like to inform our friends, guests, and future guest that recently we have renovated our hotel and have bathrooms in all our 7 rooms. We are making all efforts to improve your staying in Mindelo. Looking forward to see... More 

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