Som do Mar - Apartment N above the Atlantic


Entire rental unit hosted by Michael

  1. 5 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 5 beds
  4. 2 bathrooms
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The guest house "Som do Mar" is located in the center of São Filipe and directly above the Atlantic Ocean and the city beach with a fantastic view over the Atlantic Ocean and the island of Brava.
The apartment is about 50m² and has bedroom, living room, separate kitchen and bathroom. An additional bedroom with private bathroom (about 20m²) is available if needed.
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 N 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.
There is a fully equipped kitchen, a bakery is very close and grocery stores and markets are less than 300m away.

The apartment is about 50m² and consists of a bedroom, living room, kitchen with separate entrance and bathroom. The spacious bedroom has a double bed in the form of two single beds, a fan and a closet.
In the living room you will find a sofa bed that can easily be transformed into a bed - practical if you are travelling with younger children. In addition, a built-in desk and a safe for valuables. The living room is a walk-through room.
The spacious bathroom has a shower with hot water.
The TV has a USB input. So you can bring your favorite movies on a USB stick.

The house has Wifi/Wi-Fi.

The large kitchen with separate entrance is equipped with all the necessary dishes, fridge/freezer, sink and gas stove. The kitchen is also entered by Maria, the cleaner, who keeps her appliances there and operates the washing machine.

An additional separate bedroom with two additional beds and private bathroom (about 20m²) is available in the front part of the house - ideal if you are travelling with big children or as a group with two couples.

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 towels. All rooms are cleaned once a week by Mary. For cleaning in between, brooms, dustpan, bucket and mop are available in the courtyard.

Caretaker Galileu takes care of the courtyard and terraces and supplies 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. And if you are interested in a long-term rental at a reduced rental price, please contact him 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

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
2 single beds

What this place offers

Beach access – Beachfront
Dedicated workspace
Free on-street parking
Washing machine
Patio or balcony
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

7 nights in Sao Filipe

Oct 22, 2022 - Oct 29, 2022

4.74 out of 5 stars from 46 reviews


Where you’ll be

Sao Filipe, Cape Verde

Hosted by Michael

  1. Joined in August 2016
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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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