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Boasting a fantastic location in the heart of Mindelo, the vibrant capital of São Vicente, Don Paco Hotel is a comfortable and convenient base for anyone heading to the island.
Enjoying a superb position just steps from the central square of Mindelo, the Don Paco Hotel is a city-style property that is an ideal choice for any visitor wishing to explore the archipelago’s capital of culture. Quality service and friendly staff are at the roots of Don Paco, and guests can expect a stay that’s full of smiles and assistance.
The hotel itself is contemporarily furnished with comfortable, stylish rooms and large suites. The hotel’s restaurant, Restaurant Toni Duarte, serves Cape Verdean and international cuisine with a menu of the day or à la carte, whilst the Castilian-style bar is ideal for a cocktail or two after a day exploring the local area or heading over to neighbouring Santo Antão (which we highly recommend).
Outside the doors of the hotel is Mindelo, home to a colonial history which can be encountered throughout the town, with its wide streets, cobbled squares and 19th-century architecture. Ensure you embrace and indulge in the vibrancy of the capital, whether through exploring a colourful local market or catching a live music performance, the choice is yours.
Direct International flights to Sal then internal flights to/from São Vicente.
São Vicente is best experienced as part of a multi-centre island hopping holiday around the archipelago. We offer a number of itineraries that include a stay on São Vicente. Visit our Island Hopping Holiday Ideas, or call one of our experts about a tailormade itinerary.
Official local hotel rating: 3 star
Our Expert Opinion
- Stacey, Marketing
Internal flights are provided by BestFly. It should be noted that internal flights can and do change schedules and flights are sometimes cancelled, delayed or even early!
Travelling time between Sal and São Vicente is approximately 45 minutes' flying time.
Sleeps up to 3 (2 adults)
Standard rooms have either twin or double beds, and a shower room. Sleeps up to 2 adults & 1 child.
The suites have either twin or double beds, bath or shower, a sitting/working area, safe, and balcony. Sleeps up to 2 adults & 1 child.
Single Standard Room
Sleeps up to 1
Standard single rooms have a single bed and a shower room.
Opening dates are subject to change and beyond our control.
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