The Hotel Horta is a modern 80 room hotel in central Horta just 5 minutes walk from the marina and 10 minutes walk from the whale watching offices.
Reopened in 2014 after refurbishment, this convenient and comfortable hotel has 80 rooms including 2 suites which can sleep 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. Most rooms are twins but they also have a few doubles. For families there are also 6 rooms with interconnecting doors. A big plus of staying here is that all rooms have balconies and face the sea. The lower rooms don’t have a sea view as there are buildings in front but do overlook the pool and lawn area, so it is worth requesting an upper floor room as the views are wonderful towards Pico island.
The Hotel Horta has a restaurant, outdoor pool, free WiFi in all areas, private car park, lounge and bar while the rooms have air conditioning/heating, hair drier, safe and tea/coffee making facilities.
Most activities on Faial start from Horta so being at the Hotel Horta is an ideal base. Alternatively, you could hire a car and explore this stunning island on your own. See below for more information on Faial island.
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Everything was excellent. The information and organisation, the hotel and the island itself all exceeded our expectations. Whale watching and other trips out, fantastic. We will book again!
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