The Pestana Trópico is a hotel located on the Ilha de Santiago in Cabo Verde only 10 minutes from the historic centre, the neighbourhood of Plateau. It has a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere and is located in one of the most posh residential neighbourhoods of the city, close to the business, financial, educational and cultural centre of Cape Verde, with a dazzling view of the ocean.
You can enjoy an outdoor salt water pool, fitness room and relax on the terrace located in the hotel's garden. If you so need, the hotel will arrange a free airport transfer, upon request. If you would like, you are welcome to park your vehicle in our private car park. For dining, the hotel offers a restaurant and a bar. The rooms in this Praia hotel are comfortable and feature contemporary decor, each with an LCD TV and free Wi-Fi.
RESTAURANTS AND SERVICES
Take the opportunity to try Cape Verdian, Portuguese and international delicacies at Restaurante Alex , considered one of the best in Praia. Next, relax at Bar lhéu with views of the swimming pool and the sea, making it the perfect place to enjoy a drink.
The Pestana Trópico offers laundry service, 24-hour access to a doctor, has its own security team as well as a 24-hour reception to help you schedule activities and excursions on the island.
LOCATION AND DESTINATION
See the island from north to south and visit the second largest city on the island, Assomada. Discover the Serra da Malagueta (Mountains) and relive history at the famous Campo do Tarrafal (Prison Camp). Visit the market in Plateau and take a stroll through the paths and gardens until you reach the Miradouro Diogo Gomes, with views of the Santa Maria islet.
Explore Fort São Felipe and the Old Town, considered a world heritage site and the cradle of Cape Verdian culture. Visit the first church built outside of Europe, Nossa Senhora do Rosário.
About 15 km away sits what is known as the Old Town in Ribeira Grande de Santiago, the first city built by Europeans outside Europe and where settlement of the Cape Verde Islands began. The hotel is only 7 minutes by car from Praia's International Airport and the administrative and financial centre of Cape Verde.
- Fitness Centre
- Room Service