Cape Verde is a small group of Islands in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, 1500 km south of the Canary Islands and 450 km off the western coast of Senegal..
Sal is characterized by a desert landscape and everyone who comes here is cast under its’ spell and plans to return. The Cape Verdeans call this phenomenon "Sodade", which means "yearning". The fun loving locals will shape your image of the Cape Verdes and their aim is to make your holidays in Sal an unforgettable experience. "You do not need much to be happy" - This saying could have originated on these islands. Fishing and enjoying music are the main activities of the inhabitants of the island.
Diving in Sal is a diver's paradise with wrecks to explore, rich tropical underwater flora and a massive array of fish including shoals of rockfish and bream, dolphins, turtles and sharks. With few coral reefs, the Cape Verde underwater topography is mostly volcanic lava rocky ridges, pinnacles and boulders, and great arches and caves.
For the more experienced a drive up to the north western coast to visit Buracona coastal area wich is full of unexplored caves and grottoes, is ideal for a half day outing. Adjacent to the Buracona Cave is a natural swimming pool. Perfect for an apres-dive picnic!
The hotel is located on the beautiful Santa Maria Beach on the southern most part of the island of Sal, Cape Verde.It is like a small village quarter full of trees and flowers.
Morabeza means welcome in the local Creole language. And thats exactly how youll feel at this family-run old-timer. It started life over 40 years ago as a private family home, and today this converted villa has blossomed into the perfect blend of home and hip.
From the outside the reception building is every inch the Portuguese farmhouse all sand-colored stone, wooden balconies and terracotta roof tiles. But inside theyve taken a more modern approach.
New for summer 2014 we now have a brilliant new kitesurf resort in Mauritius