We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
10/29/2017 10/30/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Pousada Forte da Horta

    Rua Vasco da Gama, Horta, Faial Island 9900-017, Portugal
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    10/29/201710/30/2017
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    $165
    $156
    SAVE $9
    $164
    $164
    Traveler (124)
    Room & Suite (31)
    Pool & Beach (15)
    Hotel do Canal
    431 reviews
    #1 of 6 hotels in Horta
     
    Hotel Caravelas
    239 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Madalena
     
    Hotel Horta
    188 reviews
    #4 of 6 hotels in Horta
     
    Azoris Faial Garden Resort Hotel
    275 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Horta
     
    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good33%
    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Hotel do Canal
    431 reviews
    #1 of 6 hotels in Horta
     
    Hotel Caravelas
    239 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Madalena
     
    Hotel Horta
    188 reviews
    #4 of 6 hotels in Horta
     
    Azoris Faial Garden Resort Hotel
    275 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Horta
     
    Rooms
    Oct 29Oct 30
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from $156.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Horta hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "3a0163f6f32e455ba646f4029af02e6e", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":568376,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":29,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":30,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"3a0163f6f32e455ba646f4029af02e6e","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":165,"lowestMetaPrice":156,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":165,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":165,"lowestMetaPrice":156,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":165,"hotelName":"Pousada Forte da Horta","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjNhMDE2M2Y2ZjMyZTQ1NWJhNjQ2ZjQwMjlhZjAyZTZlIiwiQUlLIjoiMDM1N2Q2NGZlYjdjNDAzNWE5YWQwZDlkYjdhZmI5NzYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "10/29/2017", "checkOut": "10/30/2017", "lowestPrice": "$156", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"79448108":"CheapTicketsEWS","53939190":"TravelocityEWS","78895682":"OrbitzEWS","32469081":"BookingCom","32633288":"Expedia","109358969":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (209)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 123 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This hotel is one of my favorites. It was initially a Portuguese fortress from the 16th century and after some hotel activity in the last century it was actually in 2004 that was opened as it is today. You can still see the old fortress...More

    Thank 523paulot
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed for 4 nights at this hotel. The location is excellent, right in the center of town, on the main street and with a great view to the marina and beyond to the island of Pico. Breakfast could be seriously improved. The supposedly warm things...More

    Thank Jill7394u48
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed here three nights and it was very clean, comfortable with a very accommodating staff. Fabulous view of the harbor and Pico. This was my third trip to the island of Faial and I would not hesitate to stay at Pousada Forte da Horta again.More

    Thank BBBrazil5
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear BBBrazil5, I was truly happy to read that we managed to contribute to a delightful stay in Horta, and that we were able to meet up to the expectations you had of us. It is great that you were impressed by the location, as...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We visited the hotel for 4 nights during our honeymoon travelling around the Azores. We stayed in 4 different hotels, and whilst this was by no means an awful experience, it was well below the standards of the other 3 places we visited (all were...More

    Thank Denise L
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Denise L, Thank you for choosing Pousada Forte da Horta for your recent visit to Faial. I would like to thank you personally for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor. I was delighted to read that overall you had an enjoyable...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    An overnight in Horta. Perfect location and amazing view. Service was very nice. Room was good. Morning breakfast was great. Would like to return for longer stay. There was a mix crowd of older couples and young couples with babies. Very welcoming.More

    Thank Juraci C
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Juraci C, Thank you for choosing Pousada Forte da Horta - Historic Hotel during your visit to Faial. We are delighted to know our location was convenient during your visit and you have enjoyed our Hotel, especially our rooms, the breakfast and most of...More

    Hotel do Canal
    431 reviews
    #1 of 6 hotels in Horta
     
    Hotel Caravelas
    239 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Madalena
     
    Hotel Horta
    188 reviews
    #4 of 6 hotels in Horta
     
    Azoris Faial Garden Resort Hotel
    275 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Horta
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersSilver level
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $90 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, PESTANA MANAGEMENT - Servicos de Gestao S.A., Booking.com, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Cheap Tickets, Cancelon, Hotwire, getaroom.com and Evoline ltd so you can book your Pousada Forte da Horta reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Portugal >
    • Azores >
    • Faial Island >
    • Horta
    • Also Known As
    • Pousada Forte Da Horta Faial Island
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (124)
    Room & Suite (31)
    Pool & Beach (15)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (97)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Hotel Caravelas
    239 reviews
    5.30 miles away
     
    Hotel do Canal
    431 reviews
    .22 miles away
     
    Hotel Horta
    188 reviews
    .33 miles away
     
    Azoris Faial Garden Resort Hotel
    275 reviews
    .09 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Casa Teahouse & Bar
    223 reviews
    .48 miles away
    Restaurante Genuino
    569 reviews
    .37 miles away
    Canto da Doca
    439 reviews
    .26 miles away
    Restaurant Atletico
    224 reviews
    .30 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Peter Cafe & Scrimshaw Museum
    385 reviews
    .14 miles away
    Porto Pim Bay
    91 reviews
    .48 miles away
    Horta, Faial, Portugal
    38 reviews
    .37 miles away
    Miradouro de Nossa Senhora da Conceicao
    24 reviews
    .80 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    jeff1993
    July 4, 2015|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Manager_StCruz | Property representative |
    Dear jeff1993, Firstly I would like o thank you for your preference and for your contact. Could you please send us your reservation number and reservation name, so that we can further assist your request. You may contact... More
    0
    Votes
    traveldfw
    June 18, 2015|
    Answer
    Response from Manager_StCruz | Property representative |
    Dear traveldfw, Thank you for your preference in Pousada Forte da Horta - Historic Hotel. Regarding your questions, our Hotel is just 10 km away from Horta airport, a taxi ride from the airport to our hotel should cost... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Ask for a superior room"
    Read review
    "Water front"
    Read review
    "Definitely upgrade to the suite. The balcony alone is worth it."
    Read review
    "Specify a sea view balcony room"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing