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67 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Parking included


Explore the area

Popular LocationSanta Maria Municipal Market1 min walk
Popular LocationNazarene Church8 min walk
Popular LocationSanta Maria Town Square9 min walk
AirportSal Island (SID-Amilcar Cabral Intl.)17 min drive

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  • Studio

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • Studio
    • 1 bathroom
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStudio

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.


Apartment with balcony, near Santa Maria Town Square
Express check-in, express check-out and free self-parking are available at this apartment building. The apartment features a balcony, a fridge and a shower. Limited housekeeping is available.
This apartment offers 9 forms of accommodation. Rooms open to balconies. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on weekdays only.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Near the beach

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking
  • Free parking nearby

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • Studio


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony


  • No pets or service animals


  • No lifts
  • Designated smoking areas

Services and conveniences

  • Limited housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Things to do

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Segway hire/tours nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Bike rentals nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby


  • 9 rooms
  • 3 floors
  • 1 building
  • Built in 2009
  • Traditional architecture
  • Property does not allow children



Check-in between 2:00 PM and 10:00 PM
Express check-in


Check-out before 10:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 2 PM - 10:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 10 and younger are not allowed at this property from January to December; the rest of the year they are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Children 10 years old and younger are not permitted from January to December
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Dourada Studios
Dourada Studios Apartment
Dourada Studios Apartment Santa Maria
Dourada Studios Santa Maria
Dourada Studios Cape Verde/Ilha Do Sal - Santa Maria
Dourada Studios Apartment Sal
Dourada Studios Sal
DOURADA Studios Sal
DOURADA Studios Apartment
DOURADA Studios Apartment Sal

About this area


This apartment is located near the beach and in an area with great shopping. Santa Maria Town Square and Santa Maria Pier are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Kite Beach and Santa Maria Beach. Don't miss out on a visit to Viveiro Botanical Garden & Zoo. Discover the area's water adventures with scuba diving and snorkelling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours and mountain biking. Our guests appreciate the property's quiet location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Santa Maria Municipal Market - 1 min walk
  • Nazarene Church - 8 min walk
  • Santa Maria Town Square - 9 min walk
  • Kite Beach - 12 min walk
  • Santa Maria Pier - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • AirportSal Island (SID-Amilcar Cabral Intl.) - 17 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at DOURADA Studios and receive a full refund?
Yes, DOURADA Studios offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to DOURADA Studios cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at DOURADA Studios?
As of 19 Sep 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at DOURADA Studios on 20 Sep 2020 start from £26, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is DOURADA Studios pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at DOURADA Studios?
Self-parking is free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at DOURADA Studios?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at DOURADA Studios?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Where is DOURADA Studios located?
Situated near the beach, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Santa Maria Town Square, Santa Maria Beach and Kite Beach. Santa Maria Pier and Shark Bay Beach are also within 3 mi (5 km).
67 reviews
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Stayed 10 nights in Dec 2019

3/5 Okay

Sad face IconDisliked: Amenities
Its cheap and in a good location close to the shops beach and very safe.I was able to go out and come in quite late
Stayed 6 nights in Jan 2019

2/5 Poor

Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Quite bad
Not at all clean and no staff available upon our arrival. Would not recommend, despite the cheap rates. The area however is safe and quiet, but a bit «off» but ok
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2018

2/5 Poor

Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
basic on a budget
not the best looking location set in the local population you have to accept the noise music/children/dogs ,it has the municipal market on the doorstep large supermarket within walking distance security not a problem keys for front door and room both have solid doors , cooking very hard with only basic equipment
Stayed 21 nights in Nov 2017

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