The mid-Atlantic Ocean surrounding Cape Verde is rich with all kinds of marine life, and fishing is the main occupation for the people living here. Species like Wahoo, yellow-fin tuna, sail fish, blue marlin, amberjack and sharks roam the waters, and deep sea fishing is therefore a popular activity for turists as well. The Hotel
can organise fishingtrips.
Santiago provides a good oppertunity for hiking. The most challenging one being to the top of Mount Antonio at 1,392 meters. While hiking you can enjoy the birdlife of the islands. There are several unique birds, among these are the Cape Verde warbler, the Cape Verde Swift (Alexander’s swift), the Raso Island lark and the Cape Verde lark that is pictured on the 1000 ECV bill. You also find birds of pray such as falcons, kestrels, buzzards and owls. Pleace klick here for further information about Cape Verdian birdlife and the African Bird Club.
The hotel is located on the beach, with your morningswim only few meters away. From the hotel to the village centre there is a walking distance of 200-300 meters.
Palm Beach Resort
is situated by the beach on the island of Santiago in Cape Verde. The hotel has 16 spacious, nice furnished and fully air-conditioned rooms with wide balconies offering a magnificent seaview.
All rooms have:
•Writing and dressing facility
•Wardrobe and Baggage Rack
•Bathroom with modern facilities
All rooms with verandah and sea view
A Mini-Bar can be provided on request.
The hotel has a large and spacious restaurant with verandah and bar with all rights.
The fully air-conditioned Conference Hall can seat up to 70 people.
The Hall is excelent for wedding parties, birtday parties, etc. The hall can accommondate more than 200 guests.
Free Internet is available at the hotel. You are welcome to bring your own laptop and work in the restaurant area via a wireless router.
•Emergency power generator
•Smoke Detector System
•Arrangements can be made for Traditional Musicians and Dancers
•Safe and secure parking space
Rates & Availability
Standard room ( 1 pers.) 50 Euro
Standard Double Room (2 pers.) 70 Euro
Deluxe Double Room (2 pers) 85 Euro
If you are traveling with children we can provide extra beds in the rooms. The rate for children 2-12 years old sharing room is 15 Euro.
We accepts Visa, Eurocard and American Express.
How to get there?
The most comfortable way to travel from Europe to Santiago, Cape Verde is via Lisbon and furter directly to the capital of Praia in Santiago. The airport in Praia is called Franciso Mendes International airport and is referred to by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) using the airport code “RAI”. Flying time from Lisbon to Praia is approx. 4½ hours. When booking your tickets you should be aware that there are large price differences between airlines, so it pays off to spend some time researching. Make sure that the flight goes directly to Praia otherwise it can be a long one.
We offer a free airport pick-up service, which is the most convenient way to get to the hotel. If you wish to use this service please leave your flight details with us.
The hotel welcomes long-term stayers.
Discounts : 1-2 months= 30%, more than 2 months =40%