Seeking a reasonably priced winter sun break, we chose boavista for the guaranteed sun, the beautiful beaches and the cabo verde promise of 'no stress'!
This apartment was lovely - to a high standard and excellent value for money given the price we paid. The welcome book with lots of useful information (which quickly became known as the bible!) was appreciated, as were the other unexpected extras such as the selection of dvd's and the fab hammock for chilling out on the balcony.
Having wifi in the apartment was a real bonus - we bought a sim card for the wifi phone provided in the apartment, allowing access from our two iphones. It cost 14 euros for two weeks of excessive use so excellent value. Wifi at the beach was definitely an added bonus we'd not anticipated.
The complex itself is great (the best on the island according to some locals) with lots of amenities such as a handy shop for essentials and a lively cafe/bar, both open till late. The gym was...