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    Mar Tranquilidade

    Santo Antao, Cape Verde
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    • Excellent69%
    • Very good18%
    • Average4%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
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    “unique place” (3 reviews)
    “fresh fish” (2 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 42 reviews

    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    Tarrafal is situated in the "far west" of Santo Antão. The village can only be reached by a single dirt road. Its location is wonderful, with a big (dark) beach and a calm sea. The village is very poor, there are no paved roads, some...More

    Thank 1970rache
    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    we went there because we heard of it in various hiking groups and we were really not disappointed! we did not meet the often mentioned Susi and Frank but they had Wolfgang look over the place while they are away. we had the best time...More

    Thank Katharina H
    Reviewed 2 April 2017

    It's a two hour pickup ride to get to Mar Tranquilidade, but well worth it. Frank and Susi have created a beautiful traveller guesthouse following sustainable principles (fresh treated water for free, local style of building to name just a couple) and it is a...More

    Thank libarch2017
    Reviewed 25 March 2017

    mar tranquilidade is one of the most relaxed and prettiest places for staying i saw on the cabo verdes. its different cottages (price classes for everyone ☺) made of natural stuff offer a lot of privacy and quiet atmosphere. hiking, fishing or diving is possible...More

    Thank aaaalexxx
    Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

    Mar Tranquilidade is a very unique place. Firstly, the village of Tarafal with its long black sand beach, the fishing boats, the quiet swell of the ocean, the whales passing, all that makes up for a very special experience. Then Mar Tranquilidade itself is a...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Cape Verde >
    • Santo Antao
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    Traveller (138)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Pool & Beach (14)
    Dining (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (96)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Room Tips
    "The Golfinho and Garça rooms are better placed and have a nice terrace"
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    "Light sleepers should ask for a room away from the cockerels but then you miss the sea view. Take ear plugs"
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    "Do not drink the water from the hotel. A lot of people got sick."
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    "Ask for ensuite bathroom."
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