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Hotel Caravelas

Rua Conselheiro Terra Pinheiro 3, Madalena, Pico 9950-329, Portugal
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    4 of 5 stars
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Prague
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived with a late ferry and instead of a nice welcome were asked to pay in advance (wow...). The room itself was quite nice, modern, comfortable and very clean. A small balcony is a pleasant surprise. The breakfast was quite good but busy and the staff did not manage to refill in peak times. Reception guys were cold at... More 

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ENGLAND
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for three nights, very good location, right opposite the ferry terminal. The rooms were o.k., but a little on the small side, hotel staff seemed o.k. Neither good or bad! The breakfast was very good, in the varied selection on offer. It does have parking, but seemed limited, so may be a problem at busy times, although there was... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The staff at this hotel seemed to care very little - They were not helpful when looking for advise / info about Pico. Breakfast was basic. Room was of good size, clean. Wold recommend looking elsewhere if you want a more enjoyable experience on the island.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This unit has a perfect location; it is set in the very centre of Madalena village, next to most facilities and the harbour. The rooms are large and well equipped and the staff very pleasant. The only negative point is that the maintenance team needs to pull their fingers a little; our room's windows would not lock and the bathroom... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Ideal location, right by the ferry terminal - if you are arriving by sea from another island you walk almost from the boat right into the lobby Service at the lobby was decidedly surly, and infuriatingly slow - at several times during our stay there would be multiple people waiting at the desk but only one member of staff helping... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

I stayed here for a week with friends and would certainly recommend this hotel. The rooms are a good size and were spotlessly clean and cleaned well every day. Breakfast was very good with a great choice, fresh fruit, lots of different breads, sausages, eggs, local cheeses and cold meats. My only complaint would be the coffee was always luke-warm... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I was part of a group of 14 travelling to Pico for a diving holiday. We stayed in the hotel for one week - we had a very pleasant stay. Check-in of our group was efficient, rooms were a good size, very clean and well serviced every day. The breakfast buffet was excellent with a very good selection of everything.... More 

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Amsterdam
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Not a thing of beauty yet we had a pleasant week here. It pays to chose your room based on your preferences: the ones on the new wings face each other so the view is awful - the car park and your neighbours - and you get the noise of cars arriving to the hotel; the ones over the pool... More 

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Putten, Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Staff at reception was 'cold'. Just about friendly but nothing more. No real interest in their guests. I was almost afraid to ask if we could check out an hour later. Which was ok by the way! We stayed in 335 and the room was clean, modern, airconditioning worked like a charm and the bed was a tad bit hard... More 

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pico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Good experience, near everthing you need, near the market, in city center, harbour is a 50 meters from Hotel, airport at 9 kms it is a good Hotel, have a swimming pool for relax, fitness center with massages, hairdresser... ,

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