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Melia Tortuga Beach Resort And Spa

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Set right on the magnificent Algodoeiro beach, with its picture-perfect white sands and spectacular vistas, locations in Cape Verde simply don't get much better than the Melia Tortuga Beach Resort And Spa. With a superb array of luxury facilities and services, this all-suite and villa complex is a perfect choice for couples and families in search of a laid-back five-star experience.

How far is the nearest beach?

The hotel is on the beach.

Distance from Airport

The hotel is approximately 15km from Sal's Amilcar Cabral Airport.


The Melia Tortuga Beach Resort And Spa boasts 286 spacious suites and villas, equipped with all the facilities you'll need for a comfortable stay. Each suite room type includes individually-regulated air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, telephone, safe, fridge and complimentary bathroom amenities - whereas the villas boast a private pool, sun terrace, beautiful garden, lounge/dining area and much more.

Food & Drink

Whether you're in the mood for a quick bite or a gourmet feast, there's something to suit every occasion at the Melia Tortuga. First up, the O Grille is home to mouthwatering fresh fish and grilled meats, complete with an outdoor terrace just perfect for catching the sunset. The versatile Waterside is also ideal for late breakfasts, light lunches and deluxe dinners, whilst Spices specialises in world cuisine and Cape Verdean delicacies. Plus, for international dining with a twist, Aqua is on hand with an array of a la carte Mediterranean specialities. Fancy a refreshment? There's a choice of four bars, from elegant champagne and piano bars, to a chilled-out beach venue with live music, and even a swim-up bar. Please note that some dining venues require prior reservation.

Sports & Entertainment

The property boasts four outdoor pools (two for adults and two for children), nestled within expansive tropical gardens. There are also spacious sun terraces with complimentary loungers and parasols, located around the pool, in the gardens and on the beach - or, for an extra touch of luxury, you can hire a sumptuous Balinese bed. Indoors, the relaxation continues at the YHI Spa, which features a thermal circuit, beauty salon and four treatment cabins - and to pick up the pace, you can head to the well-equipped gym. For the little ones, there's also a kids club for ages five to 12, and a recreation zone with a pool table, slide, table football and trampoline. Finally, for all the family, there's a fantastic daytime and evening entertainment programme, including aqua gym, dance classes, volleyball, water polo, aerobics, live music and shows.

Further services and facilities include a concierge/excursion booking service, car hire, an Internet corner (local charge), conference facilities, and complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • A la Carte Restaurant
  • Aerobics
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Beach Bar
  • Beauty Salon
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Cafe/ Snack Bar
  • Currency Exchange
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Family Hotel
  • Gym
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground
  • Kids Pool
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Laundry Service
  • Lounge
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool/Billiard Table
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Sports Facilities
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table Football
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Turkish Bath
  • Wifi