Accomodation on the island is mainly located in Cidade de Porto Inglès (previously known as Vila do Maio).
There are no real stand-out hotels but there are adequate guest houses. You can also experience life with a Cape Verdean family through the ‘homestay’ scheme organised by the FMB
Hotel Marilu ***
Centrally located in Porto Inglès the hotel offers sea views from the rooftop terrace.
It has concierge services, a 24-hour front desk, continental breakfast and free WiFi.
Rooms are commodious and have balconies.
Residential Bom Sossego
This is a basic pension located in the town square of Porto Inglès, a short walk from the beach.
The rooms are adequately furnished, some offer en-suite facilities.
The restaurant serves traditional Cape Verdean food.