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worcs
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16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed 22-29 Nov 2016. 6 adults family & friends mix. Paid £509pp all inc. Highlights Facilities, Black Diamond entertainment, Lion King stage show, cleanliness, staff, location,choice of food, weather, island tour via Zy Tours (book on beach). Minus Points Bad manners fellow guests, lack of lighting communal paths, check in process. Check in was slow but then 104 guests did... More 

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Newquay, England
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel for 2 weeks in November 2016 on my first visit to Sal, Cape Verde. As a single traveler I must say that the friendliness of the staff really made my stay very enjoyable. From the Cleaners, Restaurant, Bar, Reception and Management Staff I must say all were really friendly and welcoming. The cleanliness of the... More 

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Thank tammytoots13
Dunas_de_Sal, General Manager at Hotel Dunas de Sal, responded to this review

Dear tammytoots13, Thank you for your kind words about Hotel Dunas de Sal. It has been a pleasure to have you at this "Excellent and Very Friendly Hotel" and hopefully we will have the opportunity to welcome you in a nearby future. Kindest regards from Sal, The team Hotel Dunas de Sal More 

Antwerp, Belgium
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1) No towels anymore for the sunbeds - every day the same 2) No internet through the wifi network - every day the same problem 3) 6 nov 2016 - no mint anymore in the whole resort so no mojito anymore 4) 7 nov - main restuarant no coffee and no orange juice anymore (after 30 min no reaction from... More 

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Thank Dirk V
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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

After coming from Sao Vicente we wanted some more luxury, some more relaxing. Thats what we got here. Nice friendly staff, a clean room, a very nice bed, airconditioning, a clean fresh water swimming pool. Allthough we didnt had our luggage for 2,5 days, the staff helped us with calls and gave advise. Take breakfast included. Its a good choice.... More 

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Thank Jacob R
Dunas_de_Sal, General Manager at Hotel Dunas de Sal, responded to this review

Dear Jacob R, Thank yuo for your taking your time to write Hotel Dunas de Sal a review on Tripadvisor website. It has been certainly a pleasure to welcome you at Hotel Dunas de Sal and we feel delighted you have enjoyed the great Experience we work hard to offer to our guests. Hope have the chance to welcome you... More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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39 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Stayed one week in a room on the first floor. The room was clean and the bed was ok. The rooms are a bit small and there is not much else in the room besides the bed, a table, cupboard. Breakfast had all that was expected but nothing else. The pool was nice and the staff was friendly and helpful... More 

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Dunas_de_Sal, General Manager at Hotel Dunas de Sal, responded to this review

Dear bah69, Thank you for taking your time for writing Hotel Dunas de Sal a review. We feel a bit disappointed you have found Hotel Dunas de Sal an average hotel, as feel you haven't enjoyed the full experience we work hard on offering our guests. We sincere hope, as a team, to have the chance to welcome you again... More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The good things (and there are plenty of them) first: excellent helpful reception staff, lovely comfy rooms - not luxurious, but nice balcony, good aircon, tastefully decorated and kept very clean; terrific pool with plenty of sunbeds and shade to be had under palm trees; decent bar for cold beers and cocktails. Breakfast buffet was fine, but in the evening... More 

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Dunas_de_Sal, General Manager at Hotel Dunas de Sal, responded to this review

Dear CaptainPilko, Thank you for your taking your time to write Hotel Dunas de Sal such a kind comment. Thank you as well for your comments and suggetions about our restaurant and food offer, I will definitely show your review to our Restaurant Manager and Executive Chef to understand exactly what might have happen as the Restaurant and Bar service... More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Great architectural design, very pleasant environment on the premises Spotlessly clean, beautifully detailed Horrification access to the beach for construction site No mosquito nets so no natural ventilation – had to rely on Aircon on all night Construction and derelict sites all around resulting in noise, that and water gathering after the rain then smelling putrid and attracting mosquitoes Expensive... More 

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Dunas_de_Sal, General Manager at Hotel Dunas de Sal, responded to this review

Dear alinavioleta, Thank you for your taking your time to write your opinion about Hotel Dunas de Sal. The access to the beach is being finalized and very very soon we will have a really nice and pleasant access to the main beach of Sal island - Santa Maria's beach. Furthermore, it is a pity you have experience the few... More 

Barcelona, Spain
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114 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

The Hotel is located at the very end of Santa Maria beach. It has no direct accés to the beach, but is just 3 min walking. To go to Santa Maria town, you can take a taxi that costs 2 € during the day and 3€ by night. Hotel is clean, pools are as see on the pictures, and during... More 

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Dunas_de_Sal, General Manager at Hotel Dunas de Sal, responded to this review

Dear MarinaF73, Thank you for your kind words and for taking your time to write Hotel Dunas de Sal a review at Tripadvisor webiste. Thank you for your nice comments about the Hotel, the team and our diving center. It has been a pleasure to welcome you at Hotel DUnas de Sal and we look forward to have the chance... More 

Wurzburg, Germany
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

The hotel area is very nice, palm trees, flowers and flocks of half-tame sparrows make up a relaxing environment. The pool is also very inviting and clean. Santa Maria's city centre is within walking distance and the beach is only a few minutes away - for some reason no one mentions the free beach chairs for hotel guests you find... More 

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Dunas_de_Sal, General Manager at Hotel Dunas de Sal, responded to this review

Dear Khyrean, Thank you or your kind words as well as for taking a bit of your time to write Hotel Dunas de Sal a review. The team is very happy you have enjoy the overall experience and recommend our property for other visitors. Hope we have the chance to meet you again at Hotel Dunas de Sal and to... More 

Portugal
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

There is no free internet and even the paid internet is not working Resturant is very bad the food is not tasty Breakfast is just cheese you can eat , I don't know why they said it is breakfast TV is not working and when it is work only 10 channels Bed is dirty I asked to change the sheets... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel Dunas de Sal

Address: Ponta Preta | Caixa Postal 12, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
Region: Cape Verde > Ilha do Sal > Santa Maria
Price Range: £87 - £148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Dunas de Sal 3.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Dunas De Sal Hotel
Hotel Dunas De Sal Cape Verde/Santa Maria, Ilha Do Sal
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
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“Second level would be my preference”
 of 5 bubbles tammytoots13, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Pay extra to get a room with balcony facing the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles CaptainPilko, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“In the corners rooms are more private”
 of 5 bubbles alinavioleta, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“116 and 117 (and probably +/- 3) have very nice ground floor balconies, quiet but easy access to the bar/restaurant/pool and two hammocks close by. ”
 of 5 bubbles Khyrean, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Corner suite very spacious and private”
 of 5 bubbles Marcia1505, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
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