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Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa

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Rua Andrade Corvo, PO Box 63, Cabo Verde - Sal 30, Santa Maria

+238 242 2340

based on 26 reviews


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About Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa, Santa Maria

Value for money

Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa is a 5-star escape on the shores of Cape Verde nestled in the historic town of Santa Maria. During your stay, you'll enjoy plenty of beachfront activities and wellness opportunities during the day, and a stunning sunset view over the ocean through your window at night. Families and guests of all ages are welcome to the resort.

There are a number of spa facilities on the premises where you can get a full-body massage, soak in the steamy sauna, or get a wax and a pedicure at the on-site salon. If you want to have fun with the whole family, you can swim in one of the outdoor pools, use the waterslide, and work out at the gym. There are several outdoor activities to engage in as well, which include popular group excursions like horseback riding, snorkeling, cycling, and fishing.

The 313 rooms at Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa are built as apartment-style lodgings where you can enjoy a fully-furnished kitchen, spacious living room, plenty of bed space, and a private balcony. Your room is equipped with extra amenities such as a mosquito net, feather pillow, laundry and ironing facilities, and a private entrance so you can be totally alone during your vacation.

There are five different restaurants at Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa for you to take your pick between local, Italian, African, or American fare. For breakfast, visit one of the on-site restaurants for a hot breakfast buffet, where you can fill your plate with freshly-made selections. Stay for dinner or dessert at the bar, where you can enjoy a handmade cocktail and dance to DJ-curated music in the hot tub.

Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa is less than one mile from Viveiro, Botanical Garden & Zoo, and less than 10 feet from Bikini Beach 300, where there are plenty of activities to enjoy.

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Deluxe Rooms - Water view
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$88 totalSuperTravel
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Standard Rooms - River view


$401 totalZenhotels.com
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Executive Rooms - Sea view
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$77 totalSuperTravel
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Double Rooms - Garden view


$149 totalAgoda.com
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King Rooms - Water view
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Queen Rooms - River view
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Resort Amenities & Facilities

  • Snorkeling
  • Water slide
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Safe

Things to do

  • Shops (on site)
  • Fishing
  • Game room
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Evening entertainment
  • Horse riding
  • Water park
  • Pool table

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Pool towels
  • Steam room
  • Private pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Sauna
  • Water slide


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Additional bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Executive lounge access
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Entertainment staff
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk
  • Wedding services
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Free toiletries
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap


  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Snack bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area
  • Dining table

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Designated smoking area
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony

Family friendly

  • Child pool
  • Kids meals
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' club
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment


  • Computer use available
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Library


  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Aerobics
  • Fitness center


  • Laundry facilities

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Frequently asked questions

  • Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa is typically below the average price of 5 star hotels in Santa Maria. On average, you can expect to pay $209 per night in Santa Maria. Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa typically costs $167 per night, which is $42 cheaper than the Santa Maria average.

  • Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa is 8.8 mi away from Espargos Amilcar Cabral Intl. You can typically expect your drive time from Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa to Espargos Amilcar Cabral Intl to be 26min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Espargos Amilcar Cabral Intl to Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +238 242 2340.

  • The best contact number for Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa is +238 242 2340.

  • Yes, Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa does have a gym on-site that is available to hotel guests. Some hotel gyms may not have 24-hour access, so it is best to ask a front desk clerk for fitness center hours.

  • Standard check-out time at Meliá Dunas Beach Resort & Spa is 12:00 PM. Guests can check in after 3:00 PM.

  • $210/night is a good average price right now, and some users have even reported deals that start from only $141/night. However, prices can change based on the time of year you’re booking, the type of room you prefer, etc. Fill in the form above to get deals for your trip.

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