About the hotel

An oasis of tranquillity, the 5-star Meliá Tortuga Beach is in a class of its own on the sun-drenched Island of Sal in Cape Verde, creating all-encompassing holidays for discerning holidaymakers. Here you'll discover impeccable service and exquisite facilities, ideal for couples and families looking for the best experience Cape Verde has to offer. Fine-dining and buffet restaurants, a distinguished selection of bars, 2 immaculate pools and luxurious hotel suites make Meliá Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa the hotel of choice of holidaymakers across the globe.

  • 5-Star luxury all-inclusive facilities
  • Indulgent selection of hotel suites
  • Indulge in fine dining at the on-site restaurants

At a glance
Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa location
Relaxing Scenic Beachfront Couples


Enjoy absolute 5-star luxury with any of the rooms and suites available at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa.

  • Full en-suite bathroom with shower and bath
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Individual control air conditioning
  • In room internet access
  • Safety deposit box

Melia Room

Situated in the main hotel building, these large 42m2 suites have a king-size bed and luxurious on-suite bathroom. Comprising of master bedroom, king size bed or 2 double beds, full bathroom and exterior terrace.

2 Bedroom Suite

Large 2 bedroom range in style and layout, all offering a large bathroom, fully fitted kitchen and spacious living area. Comprising of 2 separate bedrooms (1 double bedroom with king Size bed and 1 twin room), main living and dining area, fully fitted kitchen, full bathroom with bath and shower and exterior terrace or balcony.

Family Suite

Large style suites range in style and layout, all offering a large bathroom, fully fitted kitchen and spacious living area. Comprising of 1 or 2 separate bedrooms (1 double bedroom with king size bed and 1 twin room), main living and dining area, fully fitted kitchen, full bathroom with bath and shower and exterior terrace or balcony.

Premium Room

The largest hotel suite offers 52m2 of total luxury, including king size bed, on-suite bathroom, a separate dressing area and living area with a plasma TV. Comprising of king size bed with on-suite bathroom, en-suite has a shower and bath and Large separate living area.

3 Bedroom Villa

The 3 bedroom two-story villas have 3 bathrooms, private pool, garden and large sun terrace on the first floor. Covering 115m2 total floor space, 2 double bedrooms and one twin bedroom, fully fitted kitchen and utility room, including one en-suite, open plan living and dining area.

4 Bedroom Villa

The 4 bedroom villas offer a spectacular beach front location, with a private garden and pool, as well as a fully fitted kitchen and dining area. Covering 153m2 total floor space, master bedroom with dressing area and en-suite bathroom, 3 twin bedrooms, fully fitted kitchen and utility room, 3 bathrooms, including one en-suite, open plan living and dining area, and sun terrace.


Taste the world with the incredible selection of dining on offer at Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa.

Spices Restaurant

Offering show-cooking and a grand buffet of culinary delights for you to indulge in throughout your stay. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner with a full range of international cuisine from all over the world.

Aqua Italian Restaurant

Sample the superb Mediterranean style cuisine and the finest wines recommended to you by an expert sommelier, in this fine dining restaurant.

O Grille Beach Club Bar & Restaurant

Located right on the beach, this handy dining option has a delicious menu of fresh fish and meat from the grill, as well as the finest seafood on the Island. With an exterior terrace, it is also the ideal setting to watch a glorious Cape Verde sunset. In fact, it is such a spectacular setting that it has recently been voted one of the best bars in the world by CNN's travel website Global Experiences.

The Waterside Restaurant

The Waterside Restaurant, situated by the main resort pool, is the perfect place to take a break from the sun and enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch. The Waterside Restaurant serves a variety of delicious local and international dishes, with fresh fish, grilled meats and vegetarian options.


Enjoy your favourite tipple of choice at one of Melia Tortuga Beach Resort & Spa's exclusive bars.

Sway Lobby Bar

Ideal for all occasions at any time of day or night, serving tasty tapas and tantalising cocktails as well as wide range of beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks.

The Late Bar

The Late Bar is a stunning and stylish Champagne Bar and the place to be at night, opening from 22:00 every night with live DJ sets and dancing till late! There is also a VIP area for private parties, and of course, the very best Champagne for you to indulge in. The Late Bar is the first and only Champagne Bar in Cape Verde and is the perfect venue for an extra special night out during your stay. The Late Bar has an extensive range of premium Champagnes, wine and cocktails

My Sports Bar

Located in the O'Grille right on the beach, the My Sports Bar is the ideal place to chill out and relax both during the day and night. It also has a large TV, where you will experience a friendly and lively atmosphere during the major sports events — all you'll need is your favourite ice cold drink, which like in all of our bars, will be served with a smile!

The Pool Bar

By day The Pool Bar is the swim up wet bar located in the main resort pool, serving all your favourite drinks and cocktails for the perfect day by the pool. Then at night, it becomes a livelier bar for pre-dinner drinks for those dining in the Waterside restaurant, or simply a great outdoor bar for a night out with friends.

All-Inclusive Facilities

  • Luxurious accommodation
  • All meals, snacks and drinks
  • Gymnasium
  • Swimming pools
  • Children's facilities
  • Entertainment Programme
  • Tips and Gratuities

Sports & Activities

  • World-Class Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Fully qualified instructors
  • 2 Large resort pools
  • Swim up pool bar
  • Waterside Restaurant beside main pool
  • Bali Beds
  • Children's Pool
  • Kids Club


  • Day time activities programme
  • Nightly entertainment
  • Live DJs at Beach Club and Late Bar
  • Local live acts
  • Cape Verdean dancing and music

Kids' Club

There is a welcoming family atmosphere at Tortuga Beach where children of all ages can enjoy their Cape Verde holiday. The Kids Club offers daily activities to keep the children entertained with activities, games and face painting. The Kids Club accepts children from the age of 5 until 12 years old, children under the age of 5 must be accompanied by an adult.

The Yhi Spa & Gym

At Tortuga Beach there is a state of the art Techno Gym with cardio equipment as well as weight machines and a small free weight section. It is the ideal place to stay in shape whilst you're on holiday and work off the indulgences from the previous evening! Located beside the YHI Spa, why not enjoy a light work out before treating yourself to one of many spa treatments, or simply opt for a spa day pass and enjoy a sauna and steam after your workout.

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