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Herzliya, Israel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

situated near the port in a central area. elevator is available.room is clean, a-c is mediocre,catastrofic wi-fi,need passward every time you opeb your cellphone or laptop,breakfast is medicre,staff are polite but less efficient.no kettle at room

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Francisco L, Gerente at Don Paco Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for worrying about leaving feedback from our Hotel. For us it is a satisfaction to work on your suggestions and recommendations. We also wish that on your next stay at Don paco to verify the improvements suggested by you. Welcome back to Mindelo and to your home here. Francisco Lamas

Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Exceeds expectations as a 3-star rated hotel. Not quite 4-star, but they do a nice job with neat, clean, well-equipped rooms. Material condition is okay, extremely firm bed (too firm for me...typical for Africa and most of Europe). Excellent location in walking distance to ferry landing and marina. Safe and secure with a guard at the door (Mindelo seems much...

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Francisco L, Gerente at Don Paco Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Miss. Virginia Thanks for your comments. They are very important for us. We will consider all your suggestions and work on improving the aspects mentioned by you during your stay. We hope to have you back on your next visit to Mindelo. Very Good year 2017 We are very happy for your nice comments on behalf of the Hotel...

Amsterdam
Reviewed 26 January 2017

After enjoying a 2-week vacation at Don Paco and now back in cold Europe, we are longing to return to Mindelo and this hotel! The beds are very comfortable, rooms are clean and have all necessary. The breakfast buffet offers along the standard items also daily 'specials' (we especially enjoyed the baked breakfast goodies- tuna rolls, ham/cheese 'quiche' and cachupa)....

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Francisco L, Gerente at Don Paco Hotel, responded to this review
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Dear Sir and Madam. Thank you very much for that encouragement to our friends and colleagues of the Hotel. It...

Reviewed 8 January 2017

If you need a modern and clean room in the center of Mindelo, with good services, enormous beds and good breakfast, this is the place to go. Nice and helpful staff. Close to the harbour and the beach.

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Francisco L, Gerente at Don Paco Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Regis We feel happy that you have chosen Don Paco Hotel in Mindelo for your stay. Has been a good satisfaction having you with us. We wish that your next visit is to this House again, your House. Thank you sincerely for your comments, they serve forus to continue growing and working for our guests and friends. Best...

Birmingham Uk
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Enormous beds in very clean rooms. Very close to harbour - ferry to Santo Antau and San Nicolau islands. A little park is right opposite the hotel entrance which is very popular with small children and there is a small tourist office in the middle of the park. It is also only a short walk to the beautiful beach at...

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Francisco L, Gerente at Don Paco Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr Hikkihils Many thanks for choose us for your stay in Christmas. Hope that you has like it Mindelo as well as the hotel and the impretion has take it with you. I'm not understand yet what happening with the Orchestra on the 25th. I'm was not in the hotel after 9 p.m, but we made a contracted for...

Lisbon
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Don Paco is a new Hotel at the Center of Mindelo, in easy Walking distance to all places of interest, including the Harbor. Very comfortable rooms. Nice and helpful staff. There was a mess-up by the booking agency and I had no room upon arrival. Hotel went out of the way to accommodate me and did not charge for second...

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Don P, Gerente at Don Paco Hotel, responded to this review
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Mr. Thomas Soy Francisco el Director del Hotel. le doy mis gracias publicamente por su consideración y bondad en los...

Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This Hotel is clearly above a 3 Star Quality. A very professional team and excellent management. The rooms are comfortable and clean. The best Breakfast in Mindelo and an excellent service and quality of the Restaurant and bar. The Hotel is in the Center of Mindelo, but no noise disturbes due to very good building construction.

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Riga, Latvia
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We had big and beautiful room, it was family room. Everything works and everything was clean. Tricks regularly was with breakfast, then cook overslept, then food ends. The hotel has a good location and we had a good view from the window. But that is only in big rooms. Catering limping on the entire island. Often there is something ended....

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Francisco L, Gerente at Don Paco Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Mr. Girst Thank you very much for your help and collaboration with the Don Paco Hotel. For us has been a pleasure having you as a guest. The opinion of our customers interests us very much because in this way we will continue improving gradually. We hope that on his return to Mindelo don Paco will be your hotel...

Lafayette, Louisiana
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Was there three nights Marlin fishing during days. No AC, no hot water, rock hard beds, no fans, drain in shower backed up, orange water, staff was totally not helpful and wifi never worked. Moved out into other hotel. I would not kennel my dog at the Don Paco.

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Francisco L, Director Comercial at Don Paco Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest I'm sorry, but as you have not left your name and only a nickname, is the only way to be able to write to you. It is a really pity that you have not approached to make your complaint personally to the management of the hotel or the customer relations department, before moving to another hotel, maybe things...

southampton
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Two years after our first experience of the Don Paco, which was fantastic, we returned to find that standards are slipping. Yes the hotel is very good by African standards but as part of a European chain it should be judged on European standards and it fails on several points. The hot breakfast items were cold on most days. Out...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Don Paco Hotel

Address: Rua Cristiano de Sena Barcelos 461, Mindelo, Sao Vicente, Cape Verde
Region: Cape Verde > Sao Vicente > Mindelo
Price Range: $85 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Don Paco Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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“facing the beach”
 of 5 bubbles Zippi_11, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back overlook the car park, but you can see the seaas well.”
 of 5 bubbles Hikkihils, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“my Junior Suite was great!”
 of 5 bubbles 651thomass, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Suites are front of house with great views of the Carnival. Rooms are at the back overlooking a night club.”
 of 5 bubbles gpr, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The suites are located on the front side of the hotel. The front is quite. The back is adjacent to a music club.”
 of 5 bubbles Derrin_Mass, 10 Sep 2015 | Read review
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