inquire and book accommodation in
Cape Verde yourself!
service of translation and communication
of bookings works like this:
click on an island and select a hotel
fill a form in English.
inquiry is translated into Portuguese
and sent to the receptionist
will get a reply in English.
there are normally two steps:
ask for a Quotation (information
on availability and price).
This allows the receptionist to apply discounts
according to season, lenght
of stay or specific individual needs mentioned
You ask for Firm Reservation.
in CVE - (Cape Verde Escudos)
We apply the official exchange
rate of 1
EUR = 110 CVE.
breakfast is included in the price.
Where it is not, this is not the worst of compromises because guests
order a la carte and get what they prefer.
Lucete Fortes is an information service
on behalf of the municipality of Mindelo
Town, it is no travel agency!
we can do:
unbiased information on all accomodation
this translation / communication system
to help you to send your inquiries
and booking orders.
information on cultural events, airlines,
certain hotels or choose
on your behalf.
For us, all of them stand the same chance and YOU are to choose
what YOU prefer.
hotels on your behalf.
YOU are to fill the forms on the internet, YOU will receive the
answer from the receptionist directly
ferrys, flights, cultural events etc.
of accommodation in Cape Verde
the last few years, facilites have developed
quickly and today they offer a wide range
in private households continue
to be the standard for mountaineers in
Most of them offer a shared
shower / WC exclusively for the guests.
B&B, Bed and Breakfast or guesthouse
and starts at the lowest level with simple
rooms, shared toilet in historical houses.
But most residenciais
today are modern, hotel-like facilities
with private shower / WC, some with the
complete set of equipment of standard-hotels
like private bathroom, Phone, TV, frigobar,
air-condition and some with free W-LAN
access to the internet.
few in remote areas still have
in cities they give only breakfast, in
remote areas halfboard
on appointment is the usual format, especially
where there is no restaurant near by.
another word for guesthouse and they do
not differ much from residenciais.
the whole range from simple and old
to brandnew and highly sofisticated.
with all-inclusive servies are
not listed here.