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Hotel Talisman

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Whitby, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived late at night and were given a room on the top floor that really did not suite us, the next morning we asked that when another room became available would we be able to move. We were told to pack our bags and they would move them to a new room once it was cleaned. We rented a...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

been there twice. particularly enjoyed recently remodelled 2nd floor room over the park, excellent staff. glad we booked the night before so we could check in at 7:30 am when our flight landed. Nice walking location with a selection of restaurants within blocks.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Within 2 blocks of Harbour, plenty of restaurants, shopping Great view from roof top Great pool on top Great hotel for little areas for peace and quiet or a drink in one of their bars An older Hotel with lots of different views Great Breakfast with selection galore ...and lots for kids as well

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel Talisman is located very close to the city center/the old town of Ponta Delgada. Although it's not situated next to the ocean shore, it's about 5-minute walk from the promenade. Right next to the hotel there is a cute little park with trees and flowers. There is a well-equipped SPAR supermarket 3 minutes from the hotel. What is worth...

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Kittery, Maine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The office people all speak good English, and German, and perhaps french and spanish. they arrange things very well. Do not expect the swimming pool to be warm in February. I wanted to swim and it was too cold and I live in New england where the water is cold

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South Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The price was right, the location was ideal and the front staff very friendly. Be aware there a variety of rooms and strange corridors leading to even more wings. But the rooms were clean and inviting.

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Peterborough, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for a few days last week on our way to Madeira and were very pleased and impressed by this smaller hotel with lots of charm and character. It is a converted old mansion and has winding brass and marble staircases winding from level to level (there are elevators as well so don't worry !)...

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Hilmar, California, United States
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is our third time staying at this hotel near the center of Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel and have not had anything but the best of service by all the staff. The morning breakfast buffet is outstanding and the dinners in their restaurant have not disappointed. The rooms are clean, bedding comfortable, and the place has an old world charm...

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Served all of our needs for a quick visit, excellent staff, breakfast, dinner, bar kept us comfortable, quiet, but centrally located for touring the center of town, staff made reservations at restaurants and set us up with tour company's, helped with our return trip to airport. Beds are a ok, rooms clean, modern, maid service excellent. No complaints about anything...

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Aachen, Germany
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Took a chance on this one, as it wasn t clear to me with the ratings if true or not. But after staying a week on Sao Miguel we were able to discover that, yes, I would give it a four! What was best was the location, also spacious rooms and a hearty breakfast with changing fruits and sides, and...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Hotel Talisman

Address: Rua Marques Praia e Monforte 40, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-089, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Azores > Sao Miguel > Ponta Delgada
Price Range: $85 - $595 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Talisman 4*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Talisman Hotel Ponta Delgada
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Ponta Delgada
#2 Luxury Hotel in Ponta Delgada
#2 Family Hotel in Ponta Delgada
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“I recommend taking a room with a balcony, facing the small park next to the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles magdal92, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Best view is from a room overlooking the adjoining park.”
 of 5 bubbles JBH44, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Request a room with a balcony.”
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 of 5 bubbles inezmacielj, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Beds come only in twin. Make sure the beds are pushed together”
 of 5 bubbles 94danielao, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We enjoyed having a room looking out onto the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles boundary, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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