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    Pousada Forte da Horta

    Rua Vasco da Gama, Horta, Faial Island 9900-017, Portugal
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good34%
    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “old fort” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 22 August 2015

    I am generally happy with my choices of hotels, which is reflected in positive reviews, but this was a big mistake. The hotel is a small white building located within the walls of a 16th century fort in the center of Horta. It has therefore...More

    2  Thank jorgio
    Response from Manager_StCruz, Gerente geral at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 25 August 2015

    Dear jorgio, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your candid feedback. We strive hard to provide great guest comfort and service to all of our guests and are disappointed when we fail to do so. We are glad you were able...More

    Reviewed 17 August 2015

    Lovely little hotel with friendly staff who welcomed us with a tasty drink and good information about the town and the island. Historic location has been integrated in the hotel. The pool is accesible in the morning.More

    Thank Lene R
    Response from Manager_StCruz, Gerente geral at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 25 August 2015

    Dear Lene R, Many thanks for taking the time to write your review, which I shall take great pleasure in sharing with the team. In particular I was very pleased to see that we were able to personalize and help you in little ways with...More

    Reviewed 6 August 2015

    This hotel was recommended to us by some friends and they were absolutely right. What was before an old fort built to defend the Island is now a boutique hotel with an exceptional view over the harbour and the sister island of Pico. We can...More

    Thank jtraveler989
    Response from Manager_StCruz, Gerente geral at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 8 August 2015

    Dear jtraveler989, 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 history and...More

    Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

    The hotel is perfectly located, and has beautiful views over the marina and the island of Pico. The decor of the rooms is a bit dated, but the rooms are very clean and well kept. It's a pity that Wi-Fi connection is only possible outside...More

    Thank Emiel v
    Response from Manager_StCruz, Gerente geral at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 8 August 2015

    Dear Emiel v, Thank you for taking the time to review our Pousada. It is of great pleasure to read that you have enjoyed your stay with us. An important part of our self-assessment in knowing what we have to work on in order to...More

    Reviewed 21 July 2015

    My wife and I stayed at Sao Miguel for the first week of our holiday at the fantastic Quinta Do Mar in Caloura so maybe we are expecting high standards? We had booked a double sea view room via Archipelago Choice and the stay in...More

    1  Thank Lynn L
    Response from Manager_StCruz, Gerente geral at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 23 July 2015

    Dear Lynn L, Firstly we would like to thank you for sharing your feedback about your stay at Pousada Forte da Horta - Historic Hotel and we are glad you were able to appreciate our Hotels central location. We value all of our guests comments...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$ 91 - US$ 201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Azores >
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    • Horta
    • Also Known As
    • Pousada Forte Da Horta Faial Island
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    jeff1993
    4 July 2015|
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    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
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    traveldfw
    19 June 2015|
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    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
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