Cachoeira Hotel

Located: Island of Santiago

This pleasantly situated hotel is a short walk to the white-sanded beach of Tarrafal (popular with the locals at weekends). The hotel has a wide selection of en suite bedrooms, well-furnished and clean. Spacious executive rooms are available, which have a balcony overlooking the village and the mountains of the Bay of Tarrafal.

If you choose to stay at the Cachoeira Hotel, places to visit include: the old church on the square, Tarrafal Prison and the bay, where you can swim safely. Local fishermen bring in their catch each morning, which is sold to local people and restaurants.