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Sol Dunas

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At Sol Dunas, you will find everything you could want for a luxurious, relaxing holiday in Cape Verde. With on-site highlights including the Yhi Spa, an impressive entertainment programme and children’s waterslides, this five-star hotel is perfect for a family or couples holiday close to the shores of an island paradise.

How far is the nearest beach?

The hotel is 800m from the beach.

Distance from airport

It is about 15km from Amilcar Cabral Airport to the hotel.


There are 843 comfortable guest rooms at the Sol Dunas, including Melia Double Rooms, Melia Double Rooms with sofa bed, Melia Double Rooms no balcony, Two Bedroom Suites and Three Bedroom Suites.

All accommodation features modern décor, FREE Wi-Fi, two single beds or a double bed, bathrobes, slippers, air conditioning, a flat-screen 42” cable TV, a telephone, tea making facilities, a mini fridge and a bathroom with bath or shower, hairdryer and Melia toiletries.

Food & drink

At the Sol Dunas, every meal is a feast. The main restaurant, Restaurant Spices is an international buffet-style affair, serving daily meals with shows cooking and a kids’ corner. Alternatively, guests can visit the Restaurant Sol Grille for barbeque cuisine or the Restaurant il Terrazzo, for Italian food. Both of these restaurants have buffet and à la carte options. Odissey Bar in the lobby is the place to go for drinks and great atmosphere into the small hours, and there are also the Sal, Maio and Fogo Bars by the pools, offering refreshments and shows during swimming pool opening hours.

All-inclusive Schedule (subject to change):

Restaurant Spices

Breakfast: 06:30 – 10:30

Lunch: 12:30 – 15:00

Dinner: 18:00 – 22:00

Restaurant Sol Grille and Restaurant il Terrazzo

Breakfast: 08:00 – 11:00

Lunch: 12:00 – 17:00

Dinner: 18:30 – 22:00

Odissey Bar: 10:00 – 02:00

Sal Bar, Maio Bar and Fogo Bar: 10:00 – 18:00

Premium drinks are available for extra charges.

Sports & entertainment

The resort offers an impressive four freshwater swimming pools, including three pools for adults and a children’s pool with fun water features and fantastic slides. Sports facilities include a full-equipped fitness club, a beach volleyball court, a tennis court, a multi-purpose pitch and the Yhi Spa, with nine massage cabins, an indoor pool, Jacuzzi, steam bath, Finnish sauna and a variety of treatments. Yoga, Pilates, paddlesurf, aquagum, aquadance, Zumba and waterpolo sessions are also available. A large, atmospheric amphitheatre hosts professional shows, entertainment and themed parties in the evenings, and the hotel also offers FREE Wi-Fi in communal areas. Local charges apply to some amenities and activities.

For children, there is also a playground as well as a mini disco every night from 19:30 in the theatre. The hotel also offers an extensive kids club programme that consists of Baby Club (ages 8 months – 4 years), Mini Club Kids & Co (ages 5 – 12) and Teens Club (ages 13 – 17).


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • A la Carte Restaurant
  • Aerobics
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Amphitheatre
  • Aqua Park
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Family Hotel
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground
  • Kids Pool
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Luggage Storage
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool/Billiard Table
  • Romantic
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Sport Facilities
  • Steam Bath
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table Tennis
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • TV Lounge
  • Water Sports
  • Wifi