Hotels in Sao Vicente
Due to the increase in tourism in recent years, there are now plenty of options as far as hotels in Sao Vicente are concerned. If you are looking into going to this island of Cape Verde, read on for some of the hotels that you might want to consider checking into.
Foya Branca Resort Hotel
Located beside the beach of Sao Pedro, the Foya Branca Resort Hotel is excellent for both the adventurous and the relaxed traveler. Guests can choose to explore Mindelo, do some hiking, cycling or water sports activities or just relax at the beach or by the swimming pool. The hotel also has two bars and a restaurant so that guests do not have to leave the hotel to eat if they do not want to.
Located in the southern portion of Sao Vicente, the Residencial Goa has a lot to offer for travelers. Its location is where Praia Grande can be found, which is a long white and sandy beach popular among body boarders and surfers. The hotel itself has a simple but stylish architecture which perfectly complements its background setting. Guests are welcomed in a large open court and can choose from 10 big and well furnished rooms that have the view of 5 islands: Santo Antao, Santa Luzia, Sao Nicolau and the Razo and Branco isles. Guests can also easily walk to the local market to buy fresh foods and other local products and to charming restaurants which serve fish and seafood dishes.
Located five minutes away from Praca Nova, the Solar Windelo offers guests a lot of convenience. It is also just ten minutes away from the boats going to San Nicolau and Santo Antao. Although the Solar Windelo is a small hotel, it offers large and magnificent views of the best that Sao Vicente and its neighboring islands offer. You can choose from studio flats, rooms and suites which all have basic amenities to make your stay as pleasurable and as comfortable as possible.
Oasis Atlantico Porto Grande
Overlooking the central square which is right at the heart of the cultural city of Mindelo, the Oasis Atlantico Porto Grande gives travelers the chance to explore the music and culture of Sao Vicente and Cape Verde. The hotel offers simple but comfortable rooms, a swimming pool, a lobby bar and a restaurant. With live music playing in the lobby bar on some evenings, the hotel attracts both locals and tourists.