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Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

The rooms at casa colonial are pretty small - nicely and tastefully furnished but hardly any space around the bed, and the bathrooms are small wet rooms. Once you get used to that though, the place is a lovely base - there's a beautiful courtyard with a small but lovely pool, great breakfasts, and incredibly friendly and helpful hosts, who...

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Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Casa Colonial is the place to stay when in Mindello, São Vincente. Located near the port and the Presidential Palace in a quiet street. Its a little gem in lively Mindello. Beautiful rooms with their own bathrooms. A courtyard with a little pool to cool down. Beach chairs to chill and benches to write your memoires on or have the...

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Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Clean guest house, warm welcoming from Samira (who's always waiting for you with some homemade punch :) ), top pool, good location (central mindelo), good breakfast (yoghourt, cafe/tea, fresh fruits and juice, cake...). We recommend it!

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed June 5, 2016

We could not have been happier with our choice to stay here. Samira and staff were incredibly friendly and helpful -- especially with strong glasses of ponche! Rooms were spacious, atmosphere was so charming, and the place itself was clean and perfect. Breakfast was a great start to the day, and we really appreciated Samira's recommendations and information about Mindelo....

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Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

Casa Colonial is a very nice B&B, the decor and the furnitures make this place special however we found few downsides. To start with the bathroom is so small that could not even fit a shower box, so the shower is open and water flows everywhere on the bathroom floor. Also the basin is tiny. And rooms face an internal...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

Great hotel with lovely rooms. We stayed in 2 rooms during our visit and both were clean and styled with colonial furniture. There is a nice courtyard and a rooftop terrace. Staff are friendly and the location is very central.

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Reviewed December 16, 2015

We'd been on Santo Antao for a week where there is nothing very special in the way of accommodation and it was so nice to land here for a night before our flight back to Lisbon. You leave the boiling streets of Mindelo to enter the cool, elegant and simple interior of Casa Colonial. I had asked for a room...

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London
Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

The house is beautifully restored and decorated. The staff are friendly, the breakfast is good for Cap Verde. There is a little plunge pool to cool down in the afternoon. All good. On the other hand you pay nearly twice as much as for a passable Hotel room that has the mod cons that Casa Colonial lacks - aircon, reliable...

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Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

We visited Mindelo during "carnaval" and stayed at Casa Colonial. The room was not big, but of a ok size. It was nicely decorated and had an ensuite. Great bed. The breakfast was abundant (for continental notions).

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Paris, France
Reviewed July 22, 2015

Great oasis ... and good rhum ! The room is very confortable and well arrange, with beautiful B&W picture on the walls of casa colonial,which for the photographer that I am was perfect 8 I even bought the book of the photographer. No hesitation you will be charmed !

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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Casa Colonial

Address: Rua 24 de Setembro | Centro Historico, Mindelo, Sao Vicente 2110, Cape Verde
Location: Cape Verde > Sao Vicente > Mindelo
Price Range: $70 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Casa Colonial 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“I suggest asking for a room with exterior windows”
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 of 5 bubbles KLondonK, Dec 16, 2015 | Read review
“wifi in the "lobby"”
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“If you want a private bath, be sure to ask - there is only one. But beware - you may not have hot water.”
 of 5 bubbles rhondag903, Mar 26, 2015 | Read review
“The family room suits perfectly a couple with 2 kids”
 of 5 bubbles Sgjules78, Mar 12, 2015 | Read review
“Asl for a king size bed”
 of 5 bubbles andreasf964, Jan 6, 2015 | Read review
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