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    Pousada Forte da Horta

    Rua Vasco da Gama, Horta, Faial Island 9900-017, Portugal
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good33%
    • Average15%
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    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 10 November 2015

    A beautiful old building in a prime location, but doesn't quite live up to expectations. All staff are very nice, friendly and helpful, but the décor is in need of uplift/modernisation. Restaurant service was consistently slow and the prices not justified. Hotel breakfasts were however...More

    Thank IPA_Man
    Response from Manager_StCruz, Gerente geral at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 14 November 2015

    Dear IPA_Man, Thank you for choosing Pousada Forte da Horta - Historic Hotel and for taking part of your precious time to review your recent stay with us. Our Team will be delighted to read such kind words regarding their performance, making your stay a...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2015

    Great hotel and even better staff. Staff went above and beyond with advice on restaurants, where to site see and when we had a problem with the rent-a-car agency (don't rent from Iliah Verde car rental) they found us an even better car at a...More

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    Response from Manager_StCruz, Gerente geral at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 15 October 2015

    Dear jeff1993, I am so happy to know that we managed to contribute to such a memorable experience for you, here in Faial. Our aim is to provide an unforgettable service for each and every one of our guests and I am pleased to know...More

    Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

    Great location and pleasant staff. The rooms are tastefully decorated and our room had a nice view of the pool and harbour. Breakfast was buffet style with the option to order eggs as you prefer. Only complaint is those hotel hangers with the frustrating search...More

    Thank Matty348
    Response from Manager_StCruz, Gerente geral at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 15 October 2015

    Dear Matty348, It makes me so proud to read the praising review you were kind enough to post on Tripadvisor. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us so much and appreciated your very generous words regarding the quality of our...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2015

    Being a 16th century old fort that was meant to protect the harbor and the city, you can't imagine a better location than this one. This is absolutely the main advantage of this wonderful hotel. The hotel overlooks the marina and Pico volcano is right...More

    Thank harmonie
    Response from Manager_StCruz, Gerente geral at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 15 October 2015

    Dear Harmonie, 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 stay...More

    Reviewed 29 September 2015

    I stayed at this hotel for six nights. Good: The view, over the marina and at Mt. Pico, is wonderful. The location is also wonderful, right in the heart of the action in Horta including a short walk from the marina. The location could not...More

    Thank Aaron_Adkins
    Response from Manager_StCruz, Gerente geral at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 3 October 2015

    Dear Aaron_Adkins, Thank you for sharing your praising feedback of your recent stay with us on Trip Advisor. I was delighted to read that you were pleased with the services provided by our staf, on your 6 night stay with us, as well as our...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 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
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Azores >
    • Faial Island >
    • Horta
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    jeff1993
    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
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    traveldfw
    19 June 2015|
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    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
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