Cape Verde

5 of the Best Cape Verde Hotels

Our luxe favourites…

With direct flights out of Newcastle International Airport, Cape Verde is high on the list of places to explore for year-round sun. We’ve picked out some luxe hotels on this stunning volcanic archipelago off the coast of West Africa.

Meliá Llana Beach Resort & Spa

Melia Cape Verde

You’ll be effortlessly transported to a stylish tropical garden with Meliá Llana as your home. This adults-only resort sitting along Algodoeiro Beach on the island of Sal, offers five star luxury at every touch point.

You’ll be blown away by the beauty of the place everywhere you turn. From the coral reef teeming with marine fauna, to the stunning gardens, spa, swimming pools and four restaurants.

Lay your head in an elegant suite with sea views, soak up the sun from an oceanfront sunlounger and feast on the finest food with Italian and Asian influence. Bliss.

Riu Palace Boavista

If you’re looking for a white-sand, turquoise-water getaway, Riu Palace Boavista is a real box ticker. This all-inclusive sanctuary boasts everything from exquisitely designed rooms and suites, to three outdoor pools, a children’s pool, pristine private beach, and a number of delicious dining

For holidaymakers looking to lap up the sunshine from a lounger, there’s plenty of space to do so. Or for people looking for an adventure-filled break, the activity programme is action-packed.

What’s more? The Renova Spa is well worth a visit – home to a steam bath, hot tub and endless indulgent treatments.

Budha Beach by LIVVO

Budha Beach by LIVVO in Cape Verde

Online, people describe Budha Beach as ‘a true feast for the senses’. This makes it the most inviting option for a food-focused Cape Verde getaway. It’s the ideal place to disconnect from the rush of everyday life, delight your palate and create memories to last a lifetime.

In a truly breathtaking location right by the sea, experiencing that is a real luxury, and this spectacular four-star hotel makes it possible. Take a dip in the infinity pool, sip on sensational cocktails, watch the sun sink into the horizon while live music plays, and drift off to dreamtime in the most luxurious suites.

Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort

Sitting elegantly on the white sands of Santa Maria Beach, Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort is the perfect base to explore this Cape Verdean paradise.

The hotel is less than a kilometre from central Santa Maria. You can enjoy day trips to Viveiro Botanical Garden and the Buracona Lagoon in just 30 minutes.

What is so wonderful about this resort is that you don’t need to venture too far to experience the delights. Unwind in the hotel’s spa, thrill yourself with what the watersports centre offers, enjoy the hotel’s very own casino after dark, and let little ones run wild at the kids club.

There’s something for everyone here, and you can guarantee five star luxury throughout.

Hotel Morabeza

Hotel Morabeza in Cape Verde

Hotel Morabeza is a family-run business with history at its heart. It’s all about celebrating the Cape Verdean life and appreciating the beauty that it brings.
Situated in a prime position close to the pier and along the golden sands of Santa Maria Beach, crystal clear water laps up to it, offering the perfect balance between luxury accommodation and experiencing the character and charm of life on the island.

Watch fishermen bring their catch of the day, mingle with the locals, get a bite to eat at the Bar Aquarius Beach Club and retreat to stunning suites.

Direct flights available from Newcastle International Airport.