Pousada Forte da Horta - Historic Hotel

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Rua Vasco Da Gama, Horta, 9900-017, Portugal
4.2 out of 5 rating 60 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2
Property Details

Property Location

When you a stay at Pousada Forte da Horta - Historic Hotel in Horta, you'll be near the beach, within a 5-minute walk of Horta Historic Center and Peter's Scrimshaw Museum. This pousada is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Porto Pim Beach and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Horta Regional Museum.


Make yourself at home in one of the 28 guestrooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional amenities at this pousada include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.


Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at the pousada's restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Relax with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. Planning an event in Horta? This pousada has facilities measuring 484 square feet (45 square meters), including a meeting room.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Horta Historic Center - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Peter's Scrimshaw Museum - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Horta Regional Museum - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Porto Pim Beach - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Whaling Museum - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Museu do Vinho - 11.6 km / 7.2 mi
Pico Island Vineyard Culture - 13.4 km / 8.3 mi
Capelinhos - 13.9 km / 8.6 mi
Gruta das Torres - 16.7 km / 10.4 mi
Capelinhos Point - 23 km / 14.3 mi
Mount Pico - 28.5 km / 17.7 mi
Convent of Sao Roque do Pico - 30.4 km / 18.9 mi
Sao Roque Church - 32 km / 19.9 mi
São João Forest Reserve - 34.5 km / 21.5 mi
Caiado Lagoon - 39.6 km / 24.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Horta (HOR) - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Pico Island (PIX) - 19.8 km / 12.3 mi
Sao Jorge Island (SJZ) - 57.5 km / 35.7 mi

The preferred airport for Pousada Forte da Horta - Historic Hotel is Horta (HOR).

Check-in time starts at 4pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds. Long-term renters welcome. Safety features at this property include a smoke detector. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property reserves the right to place a credit card authorization for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -One meeting room
  • -Terrace
  • -Library
  • -Children's pool
  • -Marina on site
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 484
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 45
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Off-street parking
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Assistive listening devices available