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    Pousada Forte da Horta

    Rua Vasco da Gama, Horta, Faial Island 9900-017, Portugal
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
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    Room & Suite (31)
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    • Excellent47%
    • Very good33%
    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This hotel is one of my favorites. It was initially a Portuguese fortress from the 16th century and after some hotel activity in the last century it was actually in 2004 that was opened as it is today. You can still see the old fortress...More

    Thank 523paulot
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed for 4 nights at this hotel. The location is excellent, right in the center of town, on the main street and with a great view to the marina and beyond to the island of Pico. Breakfast could be seriously improved. The supposedly warm things...More

    Thank Jill7394u48
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed here three nights and it was very clean, comfortable with a very accommodating staff. Fabulous view of the harbor and Pico. This was my third trip to the island of Faial and I would not hesitate to stay at Pousada Forte da Horta again.More

    Thank BBBrazil5
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear BBBrazil5, 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 location, as...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We visited the hotel for 4 nights during our honeymoon travelling around the Azores. We stayed in 4 different hotels, and whilst this was by no means an awful experience, it was well below the standards of the other 3 places we visited (all were...More

    Thank Denise L
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Denise L, Thank you for choosing Pousada Forte da Horta for your recent visit to Faial. I would like to thank you personally for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor. I was delighted to read that overall you had an enjoyable...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    An overnight in Horta. Perfect location and amazing view. Service was very nice. Room was good. Morning breakfast was great. Would like to return for longer stay. There was a mix crowd of older couples and young couples with babies. Very welcoming.More

    Thank Juraci C
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Juraci C, Thank you for choosing Pousada Forte da Horta - Historic Hotel during your visit to Faial. We are delighted to know our location was convenient during your visit and you have enjoyed our Hotel, especially our rooms, the breakfast and most of...More

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    • Top amenities
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    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • 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
    • Price range
    • US$89 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Faial Island >
    • Horta
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    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
    19 June 2015|
    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
    Room Tips
    "Ask for a superior room"
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    "Definitely upgrade to the suite. The balcony alone is worth it."
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