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Roca Belo Monte

Principe, Sao Tome and Principe
+239 225 1152
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Great hospitality, emerging ecotourism

We came with two teenagers and had a fabulous time after the dust and dirt of Sao Tome. The... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
ThreeDugongs
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Red Hill
a great views

Roca Belo Monte a converted Rocas has bags of character. Sitting on a hillside it offers amazing... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
DavidGHaigh
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bom bom” (6 reviews)
“banana beach” (10 reviews)
“sao tome” (2 reviews)
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Principe, Sao Tome and Principe
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+239 225 1152
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"amazing place"
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"on foot"
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"few minutes walk"
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"roca"
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

We came with two teenagers and had a fabulous time after the dust and dirt of Sao Tome. The hospitality and personal attention of managers Walter and Karin were exceptional. Walter is an avid nature enthusiast and is widely published in a variety of fields....More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Roca Belo Monte a converted Rocas has bags of character. Sitting on a hillside it offers amazing views it's a few minutes' walk Banana Beach and there are four more beaches within walking distance, a pool and about to open is a museum with some...More

Thank DavidGHaigh
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Principe is a stunning island and Roca Belo Monte hotel adds character and luxury to your stay. Same sort of price as the Caribbean and jetlag-free but three flights to get here from most of Europe; the tourist development is much gentler meaning you can...More

2  Thank Amstraveler
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Most hospitable stay we’ve ever had as crew at any location!! Thank you to Jacques, Minette & all their wonderful staff for all the attention to detail, snacks on the beach, and for looking after us as you would any guests, we truly appreciated and...More

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Roça Belo Monte has a privileged location, in the top of the hill, surrounded by the forest and the Amazing banana beach few minutes away. The rooms are well decorated spacious and very comfortable. I highly recommend the Hotel for people who wants to be...More

Thank Rui B
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

After traveling so much it is nice to find places that can exceed your expectations. Ilha do Principe in general and Roça Belo Monte in particular are amazing places that will be on the top of our list of best places all over the world....More

3  Thank PedroCarmo
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

An enchanted stay in Roca Belo Monte....the room, the view, Banana beach, the restaurant , the food, the cocktails, the musiciens and even the movie ! Thanks to Jacques, Miles and their team who took care of us so kindly and of all our friends!...More

Thank cerezpe
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

I stayed at Bom Bom but visited here for lunch. Great service and good food with beautiful views. Worth a visit.

1  Thank Natalie R
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing. This converted plantation is the crown jewel of Principe offering the best of everything. Even the King of Morocco thought so! The private beach (Banana Beach) has to be one of the best on the planet. Rooms are well appoimted, the terraces pristine with...More

4  Thank PinUpBoy
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Belo Monte now charges 15 euro for access to Praia Banana (still a public beach, and free to access before). They claim they are now a "concession holder" for private exploitation. Also this fee can not be waived towards expenses made in their bars or...More

7  Thank rejdegroot
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