INATEL Porto Santo Hotel***
Island of rare beauty is dubbed the "Golden Island"...
Nine hundred kilometers from Lisbon and only forty-five from the island of Madeira, the beautiful island of Porto Santo rises up from clear warm waters in the middle of the immense Atlantic Ocean.
Full of natural contrasts, able to satisfy sun-worshippers with its exceptional 9-kilometre beach, Porto Santo is one of those rare unpolluted spots with its medicinal waters and sands. In 1418 João Gonçalves Zarco and Tristão Vaz Teixeira sailed to this island, marking the beginning of one of the most glorious phases in Portuguese history - the Discoveries. Their arrival in Porto Santo was the first step towards the great voyages that followed, which spread the fame of the Portuguese around the world. INATEL Porto Santo is located in this oasis of nature.
The hotel has 36 totally equipped rooms. Bar, restaurant, swimming pool, Wi-Fi, game room meeting room and private parking.
NEARBY PLACES OF INTEREST
Miradouro das Flores; Calhau do Zimbralinho; Casa Museu Colombo; Padrão dos Descobrimentos (Pau de Sabão); Quinta das Palmeiras (small botanical garden); Vila Baleira; Adega das Levadas (winery); Fonte de Areia; Pico do Castelo; Serra de Dentro; Serra de Fora; Camacha; Vereda da Terra Chã (trail).
Hiking (Vereda da Terra Chã or Pico Branco, climbing to Pico Castelo, Pico Espigão and Pico de Ana Ferreira); Sailing; Canoeing; Underwater fishing; ATB; Paragliding; Delta wing; Go-karting; ATV wheeling; Horseback riding; Golf.
Palm weaving; Palm embroidery; Reed basketry; Pottery; Wood Handicrafts; Sea shell handicrafts.