The Lince Azores Great Hotel - Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel)

Avenida D. Joao III 29, Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel), Portugal, 9500  show map
 4 stars
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The Lince Azores Great Hotel - Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel)

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Overview

The Lince Azores Great Hotel is placed in a beach area of Ponta Delgada in the vicinity of Joao Paulo II Airport, Pinhal da Paz and Lagoa das Empadadas. The hotel was opened in 2002, renovated in 2006 and is housed in an 8-storey building.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. There are casinos, restaurants and golf courses in the area.

A supermarket and shops are minutes away from the hotel.

The Lince Azores Great Hotel lies within 5 minutes’ drive to Nordela airport.

Rooms

The Lince Azores Great Hotel has bright rooms fitted with cable television, a mini bar, an individual safe, a balcony and a writing table. The rooms have a panoramic view of the sea. They have a standard interior.

Eat & Drink

Guests can try alcoholic drinks in the coffee bar. Ponsi offers Italian and Portuguese dishes and lies 250 meters away.

Services

The property features an elevator, a car park and a safety deposit box.

Relax

A health club, a spa center and a Jacuzzi are available on site. On-site fitness facilities include a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   154.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Elevator
  • Hairdresser
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Boating

Services

  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of EUR 35 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

Avenida D. Joao III 29, Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel), Portugal, 9500

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City Center
  • Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel)
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Nordela (PDL)
    2.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Ponsi (cuisine: Italian)
    700 ft
  • Casa Marisca (cuisine: Portuguese)
    1400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    154

Rooms and availability

Standard Twin Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 335 sq. feet
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  • Shower
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Executive Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
      Size: 335 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel The Lince Azores Great Hotel - Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel) Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel) location
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        Hotel Address:

        Avenida D. Joao III 29, Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel), Portugal, 9500

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel)
          2700 ft
        Airports
        • Nordela (PDL)
          2.3 mi
        Restaurants
        • Ponsi (cuisine: Italian)
          700 ft
        • Casa Marisca (cuisine: Portuguese)
          1400 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of floors:
          8
        • Number of rooms:
          154

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 2300 ft

        Places of interest

        • UTC Azores Tours - 5000 ft
        • Portas da Cidade - 1.1 mi
        • Santuario Nossa Senhora da Esperanca - 1.1 mi

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Joao Paulo II Airport - 2.4 mi

        Local attractions

        • Lagoa das Empadadas - 5000 ft
          Lagoa das Empadadas, Ponta Delgada
        • Gruta do Carvao - 1.6 mi
          Rua do Paim, Ponta Delgada
        • Best Spot - Azores Nature - 9.3 mi
          Rua Cidade de New Bedford, Lagoa
        • Pinhal da Paz - 1.0 mi
          Faja de Cima, Ponta Delgada
        • Caldeira Velha - 8.9 mi
          Ribeira Grande, Ribeira Grande

        Near the hotel

        • Jardim Jose do Canto - 3200 ft
          Rua Jose do Canto, 9, Ponta Delgada

          Restaurants nearby

          • Ponsi - 700 ft

            Address: Rua Padre Joao Batista Valles,

            81% likes this, based on 28 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • Saca-Rolhas Taberna - 1400 ft

            Address: Rua da Corujeira, no. 3

            83% likes this, based on 21 reviews
            Cuisine: Portuguese

          • Restaurante Sao Pedro - 2400 ft

            Address: Largo Almirante Dunn
            Phone: 296 28 1600

            72% likes this, based on 201 reviews
            Cuisine: Portuguese

          • Casa Marisca - 1400 ft

            Address: Rua Engenheiro Jose Cordeiro 127
            Phone: 296 382 780

            67% likes this, based on 63 reviews
            Cuisine: Portuguese

          • Paladares da quinta - 1800 ft

            Address: Canada de Santa Barbara, 40
            Phone: 351 296 965 306

            85% likes this, based on 82 reviews
            Cuisine: Portuguese
            Price Range: USD 25 - USD 37

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of floors:
            8
          • Number of rooms:
            154
          Cities nearby
          • Capelas hotels - 10 km
          • Furnas (Azores) hotels - 31 km
          • Vila Franca do Campo hotels - 21 km
          • Praia da Vitoria hotels - 127 km
          • Vila do Porto hotels - 100 km
          • Azores hotels - 113 km
          • Angra do Heroismo hotels - 127 km
          • Povoacao (Sao Miguel) hotels - 37 km
          • Lagoa (Azores) hotels - 7 km
          • Ribeira Grande hotels - 15 km

          The Lince Azores Great Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Lince Azores Great Hotel

          Average guest rating

          7.8out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 167 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Hotel facilities, Romantic Package was very good value; Helpful staff.

            The restaurant. Was very busy but understaffed both at dinner and at breakfast.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Were rerouted to Ponta Delgada due the volcanic ash cloud on our trip to Flores and Faial. The staff at the hotel very service-minded, friendly and made you feel you'd like to return to the hotel. Free internet connection in the rooms which was highly appreciated in those circumstances trying to find a way out of the island. Rooms comfortable and modern. Absolutely fabulous breakfast!

          • Couple
            7.8

            The rooms were a very good size for European standards and they actually have double beds which is a definite plus instead of pushing two single beds together for couples!

            I did not appreciate the discomfort of the mattresses. It was very difficult to get a good nights sleep. They are too soft and/or possibly too worn. As I only stayed for 2 nights I bore it however if I had stayed longer I would have insisted on a firmer mattress to rest properly.

          • Family with children
            7.8

            Great location and the staff made us feel at home.

            The price could be better.

          • Single
            8.8

            Really good value breakfast and internet on room, also garage for rented cars

            Swimming pool and sauna is just to count, not really to relax.

          • Single
            7.8

            size, comfort and equipment of the room , availability and readiness of the hotel staff, the breakfast variety

            The fitness centre was poorly maintained. Both the treadmills we're broken. The first room i was given was not clean and tidy, but in a minute the staff change me to a new room, perfectly clean and tidy

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            Food quality is based around quantity rather than quality. When we arrived at 0030 in the morning (flight from uk arrives 23.45 at airport) we were told we had no room and were being changed to another hotel for one night - all went well (the other hortel was good) but it meant another taxi ride and bed at 0300 rather than 0100 after a longggg day - I am told that this is not an unusual occurence for the Lincs Azores

          • Family with children
            9.6

            Breakfast was included with the price of the room and was very substantial. Rooms had plenty of space. Staff was helpful when problems arose.

            The pillows were lumpy and the only time we wanted to use the pool it was closed due to cleeaning..

          • Family with children
            9.2

            This hotel was a perfect choice for our family. The family room was big enough and we had a great ocean view from the balcony. Although every room does not have the balcony. The location of the hotel was good: Low/No traffic noise, easy access and free parking with rental car, hotel is at 10-15 min walking distance from the beach avenue. The personnel in the hotel was very friendly and helpful. At breakfast there were enough selections for all tastes and diets.

            The one and only disappointment was that the pool was closed twice during our stay at the hotel.

          • Single
            8.8

            Very Spacious hotel room! Awesome swimming pool. Sauna + Jacuzzi to top it all. I like the breakfast buffet too. Location is very good. Only 5/10 min walk down to city centre.

            No Flat Screen TV. Very bad pool table. No island map available on request??! Besides, Internet did not work properly even with the cable! I have to say, internet access in the room for my colleague worked fine.

          • Family with children
            6.6

            Breakfast was really good! We managed to get good price for this tipe of hotel.

            The windows should be cleaned at least sometimes.... We missed the balcony...

          • Group of friends
            6.6

            The room was OK, nice bath room, new furniture, large underground private parking garage (keeps the car cool!), 20 - 30 minutes' walk to the city center, bath room very clean, location OK

            Please clean up the stairs outside and remove the dust under the bed. Advice to the staff: smile please!!! A nice "hello" is enough! The swimming pool area / wellness is too small and not attractive. The hotel feels more like a "business hotel"

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            The staff is extremely friendly, the room is perfectly clean and the bathroom is simply luxury. The breakfest is fresh and tasty, though somewhat monotonous.

            A bit noisy from outside. Closing the windows resolve the noise problem, but then the noise comes from the airconditioner, which in addition, does not work very well. The breakfast lacks a few basic things: vegetables, porridge.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            Front desk was fast and efficient and staff offered useful advice. Room had good view towards coastline. Bathroom well designed and equipped. Breakfast available from 06h30, useful when making an early start. Free access to internet.

            Despite being a large and impressive building, the entrance was small, cramped, and at the opposite end to the city centre. I found the piped music in public areas a little intrusive.

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            A nice hotel with all the usual comfort. About 20 minutes walk from the city in a newly developped area. Free garage and Internet are a bonus. The road connection to the island's motorway is very good. Approximately 7 minutes drive from the airport.

            The spa facilities are functional, but a refurbishment would help.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel The Lince Azores Great Hotel - Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel) Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel) location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Avenida D. Joao III 29, Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel), Portugal, 9500

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Ponta Delgada (Sao Miguel)
            2700 ft
          Airports
          • Nordela (PDL)
            2.3 mi
          Restaurants
          • Ponsi (cuisine: Italian)
            700 ft
          • Casa Marisca (cuisine: Portuguese)
            1400 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of floors:
            8
          • Number of rooms:
            154