Som do Mar - Apartment S above the Atlantic


Entire rental unit hosted by Michael

  1. 3 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bathroom
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The guest house "Som do Mar" is located in the center of São Filipe and directly above the city beach. It has a fantastic view of the Atlantic Ocean and the island of Brava. Restaurants and bars are minutes away.
The apartment is about 40m² and consists of bedroom, living room and bathroom.
Upper floor has two large terraces with table, benches and two sun loungers.

Bookings of more than 6 days: 10% discount
Bookings of one month or more: 33% discount

The space
The island of Fogo is reached by the domestic airline Bestfly. Online Instant Bookings of flights between the international airport in the capital Praia and Fogo can be found at "bestflycaboverde".

The island of Fogo is also served by a ferry from Praia. Tickets at "cvinterilhas".

Apartment S is located on the ground floor of the guest house "Som do Mar" centrally in the historic center of São Filipe and directly above the beach Fonte Bila. It is one of three fully furnished apartments, which are used there as holiday apartments or for long-term rent.
The kitchen is fully equipped, a bakery is in close proximity and grocery stores and markets are less than 300m away.

Apartment S is about 40m² and consists of a hallway, bedroom, living room and bathroom. The bedroom has two single beds, a fan and a built-in wardrobe with a safe for valuables. In the bathroom there is a shower with hot water.
In the living room there is a sofa bed that can easily be converted into a bed - convenient if you are traveling with a child. In addition, a kitchenette with fridge, sink, a two-burner gas cooker and all the necessary dishes.
The TV has a USB input. So you can bring a USB stick with your favorite movies.
In the house also a washing machine is available and there is WiFi on the terraces and in the courtyard.

The apartment is adjacent to the partially covered courtyard which is equipped with a dining table. On the upper floor of the house is a large terrace with table and benches, many plants and a wide view down to the beach and to the neighboring island of Brava.

One floor up there is a sun terrace with two loungers, a bistro table and there you have a beautiful view not only over the Atlantic, but also over the rooftops of São Filipe.

The service of the house includes the provision and the weekly change of beddings and hand and tea towels. All rooms are cleaned once a week by neighbor Maria. For a cleaning in between brooms, dustpan, bucket and mop are available in the courtyard.

Caretaker Galileu takes care of the courtyard and terraces, taking care of the numerous plants. He lives in the front part of the house.

You can reach the landlord at short notice by phone or email. If there is anything missing or you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to me. And if you are interested in a long-term rental at a reduced rental price, please contact me directly.

The town of São Filipe is considered the most beautiful of Cape Verde because of its historic old town. In the city you will find all the shopping, two museums, a hospital and a number of restaurants and cafes and of course the black city beach below the cliff. If you'd like to learn more about the city of São Filipe and the variety of excursions and hiking opportunities on the volcanic island of Fogo, visit www(dot)sao-filipe(dot)com

Where you'll sleep

2 single beds

What this place offers

Beach access – Beachfront
Free on-street parking
Washing machine
Patio or balcony
Luggage drop-off allowed
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

7 nights in Sao Filipe

Jan 26, 2023 - Feb 2, 2023

4.85 out of 5 stars from 55 reviews


Where you’ll be

Sao Filipe, Cape Verde

Hosted by Michael

  1. Joined in August 2016
  • 152 Reviews
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: Flexible
Check out: 12:00 pm
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Nearby lake, river, other body of water

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