Porta do Vento

Porta do Vento, nestled on the enchanting Sal Island of Cape Verde, offers a tranquil and inviting stay for guests seeking a blend of relaxation and adventure. Situated a mere 10-minute walk from the pristine beach, this accommodation is a perfect gateway to the island’s stunning coastal landscape. The property is enveloped in a serene garden, and a terrace that provides a picturesque view, enhancing the overall tropical ambiance.

The hotel’s rooms are elegantly decorated in a simple yet stylish manner, each featuring essential amenities such as a TV and a safe deposit box for added convenience and security. The en-suite bathrooms are well-appointed with showers, ensuring comfort and privacy. Guests can also enjoy views of the city or the garden from their rooms, adding a touch of scenic beauty to their stay.

One of the highlights of Porta do Vento is its restaurant, which offers an array of local and international cuisine, catering to diverse palates. The bar and lounge area provide a relaxed setting for guests to unwind with a drink. Complementing these dining options, the hotel provides a free continental breakfast each morning, ensuring a delightful start to the day.

For those interested in exploring the local area, the hotel’s proximity to the beach opens up a range of activities such as snorkeling, windsurfing, and fishing. Additionally, guests can rent bicycles to explore the surroundings at their own pace. The hotel’s location also makes it convenient for guests to indulge in horseback riding and diving, available at an additional charge.

Porta do Vento prioritizes guest convenience and service, offering a 24-hour front desk, daily housekeeping, and multilingual staff who speak English, Spanish, French, Italian, and Portuguese. The hotel also facilitates airport transfers, making travel hassle-free for guests. However, it’s important to note that parking is not available on the property.

Built in 2007, the hotel spans across three floors and comprises 15 rooms, each equipped with a balcony, a refrigerator, and a private bathroom. The rooms also offer amenities like a ceiling fan, a TV, and an in-room safe. For families travelling with young ones, the hotel provides free cribs/infant beds, adding to the convenience.


  • TV in rooms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Airport shuttle (at an additional charge)
  • Terrace and garden
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Multilingual staff
  • Elevator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Refrigerator in rooms
  • Private bathroom with shower and hair dryer
  • Ceiling fan
  • In-room safe


  • Location: Sal Island, Cape Verde
  • Distance from beach: 10-minute walk
  • Room count: 15 rooms over 3 floors
  • Built in: 2007
  • Languages spoken: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese
  • Parking: Not available
  • Nearby activities: Snorkeling, windsurfing, fishing, horseback riding, diving, and cycling