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Warwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2015

just returned from a weeks stay here , first of all , I don't understand the bad reviews , we really couldn't have asked for anything else , our suite was lovely , loads of room and very clean. the reports of noisy construction work were a bit exaggerated , yes you can hear it occasionally , but not a...

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Tortuga Dunas M, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear julie A, Having read your description regarding your holiday we are very happy to perceive that you have had an enjoyable stay with us. We would like to thank you for your kind acknowledgement of our staff, our accommodation, the entertainment, the food and our services. Each review is based on the personal perception of each guest, we try...

Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

This hotel is ok - the best thing is the rooms - clean & contemporary, the resort is very clean and tidy. The worst thing is the staff. They need more training. The waiters and bar staff in o'grille are especially poor! No communication - and twice we went an entire meal without being offered a drink! When we managed...

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Tortuga Dunas M, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear holidayreviewer28, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having set aside some of your valuable time to share your feedback with us and with fellow travelers online. We appreciate the description of the positive points as well as the not so positive points mentioned in your review. We are sorry...

Chester
Reviewed 16 November 2015

We have just returned from this resort where we spent our honeymoon. As a mature couple we appreciated the relaxed atmosphere and the layout of the site with its quiet areas. We upgraded to the 'level' when we got there which gave us several added extras like international drinks, coffee machine and wifi in the room, access to the private...

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Tortuga Dunas M, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Cliothebichon, It has been truly a pleasure having you as our guests and we are very happy that you have had a fantastic week with us. We are grateful and honored for the trust that you placed in us by choosing Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your honeymoon and for the time that you have set aside...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Traveled here in October this year and what an amazing stay this was. Me and my partner traveled here with our one year old son as a birthday trip for myself, we left our other 3 children at home with my mother (couldn't leave the baby as he will only stay with me lol). After a long plane ride with...

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Tortuga Dunas M, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Tracylou1988, It has been truly a pleasure having you and your family as our guests and we are very happy that you have had an enjoyable stay experience with us. We are grateful for the trust that you placed in us by choosing Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for the time that you have...

Ilha De Sal
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Like many others I did not know what to expect at Melia Tortuga or Cape Verde, however I found both to be a very enjoyable experience and hope to return. The Hotel is very well laid out, in a great location. There is plenty of variety for eating options and the food is of good quality. The staff were very...

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Tortuga Dunas M, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear D2609DFkarenh, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for the time that you have set aside to share your feedback with us and with fellow travelers online. Having read your description about our hotel and services and the recommendations that you have made to fellow travelers we are left with a...

Newmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Whilst we were on Sal, it was as if the rest of the world did not exist - perfect relaxation holiday The staff at Melia Tortuga were very welcoming and made our honeymoon experience extra special. We arrived without telling them it was our honeymoon and when we said they instantly moved us to a sea view room, they spoilt...

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Tortuga Dunas M, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Georgie M, We thank you and we are honored that you have chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your honeymoon and for having set aside some of your valuable time in sharing your experience with us. We are pleased to read that your stay with us had been a memorable one and that our staff attentiveness, the...

surrey
Reviewed 15 November 2015

We really enjoyed our week at this hotel. Spacious two bedroom, two bathroom suite with private terrace! Good all round entertainment, lovely pools and sipping a cocktail with the DJ playing on the beach front as the sun sets was delightful! Food was good generally, just a case of sorting out what suits you in the first few days! We...

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Tortuga Dunas M, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear SurreyPenelope, It has been truly a pleasure having you both as our guests and we are sincerely pleased to perceive that you have had an enjoyable stay with us. We would like to thank you for your trust in choosing Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for the time that you have set aside to...

Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed at hotel for a week in October. Second visit to Cape Verde and this hotel meets expectations. Stress free, beautiful and clean. Large rooms, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, small kitchen, lounge and balcony for two people. Superb views over pool and out to sea. Food excellent, we ate at speciality restaurants in evening, grill restaurant for lunch where Daniel...

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Tortuga Dunas M, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Karen H, Thank you having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having set aside some of your time to share your opinion with us and with fellow travelers through Tripadvisor. It has been truly a pleasure having you as our guests, we pleased to read that you have enjoyed your stay experience and...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Spent two weeks a melia and rooms were great , beach perfect , cleaning staff great , as for the rest all I would say is this was a let down , after traveling to the Dominican Republic for the last 10 years I have relished how poor service was , no fresh coffee service unless out of a a...

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Tortuga Dunas M, General Manager at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Gareth T, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for having set aside some of your valuable time to share your feedback with us and with fellow travelers online. We would like to thank you for your comments regarding the positive aspects of our hotel and for having brought into our...

Belgium
Reviewed 13 November 2015

I've just spend ten days in Melia Tortuga.A really great place to be ! Nothing to see with the "huge industrial complexes".You find here a tropical sphere .Suites located in a tropical garden. Comfortable, clean with very kind staff in restaurants,bars,services ........3 theme restaurants and a special greeting to O Grill on the beach.Delicious grilled food ! Spices restaurant offers...

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Dear patcat28, Thank you for having chosen Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa for your holidays and for the time that you have set aside to share your feedback with us and with fellow travelers online. It has been truly a pleasure having you as our guests. We are pleased to read that you had a great vacation with us....

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Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 5 star Melia Tortuga All-Inclusive Resort is located in the southeast of the island Sal, only a few minutes from the colourful town Santa María and Amilcar Cabral international airport. During your stay you will find relaxation and fun right on the fabulous Algodoeiro beach, with its white sand and turquoise waters. The resort offers spectacular suites and villas with up to 4 bedrooms, private garden and swimming-pool. Set in gardens there are 2 magnificent adult pools and 2 pools for children. Experience Yhi Wellness with sauna, Turkish bath, whirlpool, thermal circuit, fitness facilities, massage and beauty treatments. Dining options include a variety of 4 restaurants and bars, offering a selection of international and local cuisine. The Melia Tortuga All-Inclusive is also the perfect destination for windsurfing, kitesurfing or scuba diving. Events for up to 200 people can be organised in 2 meeting rooms with natural daylight. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Urbanizacao da Cabocan | ZDTI Ponta Preta, Cape Verde - Sal, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
Region: Cape Verde > Ilha do Sal > Santa Maria
Price Range: RM647 - RM1,294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 286
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Also Known As:
Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa Cape Verde/Ilha Do Sal - Santa Maria
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Santa Maria
#7 Spa Hotel in Santa Maria
#7 Luxury Hotel in Santa Maria
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Maria
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“rooms away from reception quite, near beach is good”
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“need a room nearer the recption as the place is very large”
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“Apartment 297 is a good location as it overlooks the childrens & main pool & is a short stroll down to the beach & is quite.”
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“Worth dropping them an email if you want a specific room as they do respond.”
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