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    Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa

    Urbanizacao da Cabocan | ZDTI Ponta Preta, Cape Verde - Sal, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
    011 91 912764747
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good33%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
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    “sway bar” (90 reviews)
    “quiet pool” (132 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Kids Club
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 29 May 2015

    Just arrived back after having the best holiday. Thank you Melia Tortuga. Brilliant choice over the Dunas. This is an intimate , yet large resort. Pools great, always a bed. Though the pools are too cold. Went with an 8 month old baby who thrived...More

    2  Thank emmathring
    Response from TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & SpaResponded 2 June 2015

    Dear emmathring, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your family holidays and for the time that you have set aside some of your precious time to share your experience with us and with fellow travelers online. We are truly...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2015

    Ok where to start. Our visit was from 7.5.15 to 21.5.15. Hotel is beautifully clean and staff are very friendly. 10/10. Food could be greatly improved and I tend to agree with comments from other reviews. 6/10. Unfortunately Thompson holidays have failed to be honest...More

    5  Thank Flukum
    Response from TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & SpaResponded 29 May 2015

    Dear Flukum, Thank you for having selected Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having set aside a few moments to share your review with us. We appreciate your kind comments about the hotel’s cleanliness and the staff friendliness, we also...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2015

    The location very good found lovely double beds on beach but only four. Would not have been able to stay on a sun bed as major building works going on next door building a marina the dust was terrible and the noise. The food was...More

    3  Thank Marlene M
    Response from TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & SpaResponded 29 May 2015

    Dear Marlene M, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for the time that you have set aside to share your impression with us. Having read your review, we are disappointed to perceive that you have not...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2015

    Everyone always asks what Cape Verde is like...so here we go The island, Sal, is small, which means it's 15 minutes from the airport to the hotel and there a few things to do around the island but not loads. We saw whales and sharks...More

    5  Thank oliver p
    Response from TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & SpaResponded 29 May 2015

    Dear oliver p, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your vacations and for the time that you have set aside to share your feedback with us and with fellow travelers online. We welcome each feedback and suggestion from our...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

    My partner and I came back yesterday. We stayed for a week. I can not fault my experience we had. The weather was perfect even if there was a breeze. The rooms were perfect. We had such a great spot for our room, close to...More

    6  Thank Holly F
    Response from TortugaDunas_Manager, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & SpaResponded 29 May 2015

    Dear Holly F, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for the time that you have set aside to share the experience of your trip with us and with fellow travelers on Tripadvisor. Having read your description,...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 170 - US$ 350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
    • #6 Top resorts Hotel in Santa Maria
    • #7 Spa Hotel in Santa Maria
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Maria
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Santa Maria
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 286
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    • Location
    • Cape Verde >
    • Ilha do Sal >
    • Santa Maria
    • Also Known As
    • Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa Cape Verde/Santa Maria, Ilha Do Sal
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    kirstymac40
    16 October 2017|
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    Response from Joyce K | Reviewed this property |
    Yes clean ones whenever you need them
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    16 October 2017|
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    Response from John I | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunately they don’t, don’t know if you may be able to get one from reception or take one with you, you can get small ones that don’t cost a lot of money, around £20.
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    11 October 2017|
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    Response from Bryan R | Reviewed this property |
    O Grill is the best followed by the Waterside which a lot of people use for lunch as well as it is on the beach. No problem booking if you do it early , always spaces when we were there in June.
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    "Ask for a room away from the main entertainment area, towards the beach and pools for quietness."
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    "Rooms closest to reception are very noisy - ask for rooms between the quiet and main pools"
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    "Ask for a room / apartment away from main reception as the nightclub is really noisy until 2am."
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    "Rooms closer to the main pool are quieter in the evening."
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