It's worth reserving ahead and paying the small surcharge for a front room with balcony and hammock at this French-run beachfront pousada. The ample breakfast is accompanied by sea views from the pleasant front terrace; other nice touches include in-room fridges, dependable solar hot water and a central patio for lounging. Septuagenarian owner Gerard speaks five languages.
Surrounded by lush nature, Pousada Manaca is located on Praia do Abraão Beach and is just 600 metres from the village centre. It offers rooms with air conditioning and free Wi-Fi. Manaca Pousada provides practical rooms that feature a balcony or a patio with a garden view. They are equipped with a minibar, ceiling fan and telephone and are styled with Indigenous decor. A buffet breakfast is served every morning, which offers a variety of fresh fruits, breads and cold meats. A variety of restaurants serving international dishes can also be found within a 15-minute walk. A shaded sun deck and a steam sauna are available for use and parking is free. Travellers can visit the green Praça da Vila de Abraão Park, which is just 500 metres away and the tour and main access wharfs lie less than 1 km away.