Pros: We absolutely loved our stay at Charming Blue. It's a cute hotel with a modern style and good location right in Vila do Porto. The property was very clean and well kept including the pool. The ...
Pros: Breakfast was excellent. Bikes for rent -- 5 euro a day. Interesting aesthetics in rooms -- I had the music room, drums as side tables etc. Well located in middle of village.
Pros: An extremely well renovated building with good design and excellent craftsmanship. Great rooms, comfy beds, restaurant of a high standard and exceptional staff.
Cons: Didn't want to leave
Pros: The staff was very helpful, room was very nice, view was suburb, and we were able to order breakfast ahead of time.
Pros: The staff were charming, efficient and very good. The hotel was beautiful. The hotel interior was very nice and well planned. We had a wonderful experience.
Cons: The swimming pool could have been heated. The form for breakfast was not clear and probably unnecessary.
Pros: Fantastic hotel! Great staff/Comfort/wi-fi/location!!!
Pros: The place, right in the middle of the village and next to pub and some restaurants. Had lunch at the hotel and enjoyed the meal. Petty the weather was not very inviting for a swim at the very ...
Cons: Breakfast could have more diversity.
Pros: It's all lovely and new.
Pros: Lovely staff...so clean..excellent breakfast...and nice restaurant veryrelaxing would go again
Cons: Lift wasn't working but exercise good for us ! Would be lovely if pool had been heated..bit chilly !
Pros: Pleasantly surprised at how modern,clean the accommodation was. Bonus that there was a pool and a breakfast included.
Pros: The location is fine. About 10 min with car from the AirPort and restaurants / shops at walking distance. Breakfast is fine, but really basic. Pool is nice. Rooms are basic but good. No airco...
Pros: One of the best youth hostels that I have been to. Looked brand new, was extremely clean and well located. The breakfast was sufficient, with fresh products, but somehow limited in choices. However, ...
Pros: The room was large. Nice Pool. Friendly people. The architecture of the pousada is beautiful.
Cons: Breakfast was a bit boring. The bread was not fresh. Poor internet, very slow.
Pros: People there are very nice and helpful. The place is very clean.
Pros: Best location for that price, but as somebody else said, it is still a hostel :-)
Pros: Lovely communal areas, especially pool. Personel very helpful, loved the bar with great prices.
Cons: There is only one male bathroom with two showers for the whole hostel.
Pros: A room just for our group, a great infinity pool, near the start of the beautiful walk to Praia, a lovely, comfy lounge. You could order eggs, bacon and yoghurt for breakfast for 2 euros! Airy, light...
Cons: No air con or fan so rooms hot
A great choice for a stay in Vila do Porto, Pousada de Juventude de Santa Maria is just 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from the airport. After splashing around at the outdoor pool, you can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge.
Pros: Fantastic picturesque setting, unbelievable value
Cons: Difficult to find, iffy hot water
Pros: We enjoyed our stay at Casa das Almas. It is on the nicer side of the island.
Cons: Nothing really
Pros: This is a good rental in Santa Maria. It is very roomy and comfortable. This is a big house and it is in a very quiet and private location. Santa Maria is just beautiful and everything is an easy ...
Pros: The staff were all wonderfully friendly and helpful. We loved having our own suite. There were plenty of towels.
Cons: The beds are a little hard. Families with toddlers please be aware that there is no fence around the pool.
Pros: We had a very early check-out in order to catch an early flight. The desk clerk went into the kitchen to bring us a light breakfast before their regular breakfast hours.
Cons: We were kept awake by loud, live music playing outside until 3:30 am! What kind of hotel does this??
Pros: Quiet location quiet village
Cons: If YOU want restaurants bring accomodation in Vila da Porto.Simple ,old furnished in rooms
Pros: The Hotel is well situated with walking distant of the airport. The layout and rooms are spacious. Staff are friendly and helpful. meals are good.
Pros: The hotel and the room were comfortable, spacious and clean. The staff was nice and available. Shuttle service to the airport was provided and despite our very early departure, they arranged a little...
Cons: The place is ideal if you need to stay close to the airport but probably not for holidays, it's a bit far from Vila Do Porto (meaning 3-4km).
Pros: situated in a quiet place but easy to reach from airport, walking distance to Vila do Porto; easy parking; rich breakfast buffet; very friendly and helpful employees
Cons: Would be considered a 2 star in Canada, but there is not much hotel choice in Santa Maria anyway.
Pros: Everything was excellent from the breakfast to the bed and every thing was spotless. will highly recommend this Hotel to friends and relatives that will visit Santa Maria.
Pros: The location of the hotel, far from the village centre, and with a view to the ocean, is not bad, if you can rent a car (very expensive).
Cons: The very few free facilities of the hotel are out of order. The staff is not enough and not well supervised and prepared, the cleanness of the common areas, swimming pool and breakfast tables is very ...
Pros: Good breakfast and friendly staff.
Cons: A non-neglectable walk from the town. Some minor annoying details: a mechanism in the bath did not work, no furniture on the terrace to begin with, etc. Nice hotel in general, but it does not seem ...
Pros: Good hotel on an interesting island. Breakfast ok. A lot of parking space.
Cons: Personel should have noticed that the battery of the remote control of the air-conditioning was empty. It was quickly replaced. Other problem is already discussed with booking.com
Pros: Nice room with sea view. Good swimmingpool. Nice breakfast.
Pros: Everything ok
Pros: Breakfast, personnel courteousnes, size of the room
Cons: distance from the center village
Pros: breakfastpool and its view
Cons: no wifi signal in the roomfaulty room door lock
Hotel Colombo is just 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from the airport and offers a shuttle (available 24 hours) for EUR 10 per person roundtrip. Guests can indulge in massages, facials, or body treatments, and grab a bite to eat at Santa Barbara, which serves international cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. There's an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge, and apartments at this upscale property offer balconies and deep soaking tubs.
Pros: Good location, close to everything you need.
Cons: Could be noisy, especially in the evening.
Cons: The flat was super dirty as is they had not cleaned it in a long time, there were ants living in the kitchen and toilets, used bedsheets and bath towels, or just plain dirty, and overall the flat had ...
Pros: Nice and polite owners, ok standard, clean. Close to everything in Vila do Porto.
Cons: It was quite ok to stay there, but I think 300 Euros for 4 nights is quite expencive. In Pico Island I got the same standard but in better surroundings for 160 Euros.
Pros: Apartment is well located, very central. Near most cafes/restaurants.
Cons: Where to begin? Having travelled to Azores before we were aware of the fact that sometimes houses can smell musty, but it was clear upon entering that the apartment had not been aired in a while! We ...
Pros: It was good, we only need to sleep and there is Wi-Fi,
Cons: Shower stall there was closed a bit and no air conditioner bit for the cost it's very good
Pros: the appt was big enough
Cons: absolutely everything. Appt smelled terribly humidity Kitchen absolutely not equiped Drain in the shower was clogged Toilets smelled urine all week
Pros: The location and the size of the house
Cons: The bathroom is tiny. Kitchen lacking some tools.
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