Pros: Great hotel, loved the location, all the staff was excellent & attentive. The hotel & grounds were extremely well kept & clean.
Cons: The only complaint is the shower had no soap holder or a place to put shower toiletries or to place a leg to shave.
Winner of the Conde Nast Hot List award in 2015, Terra Nostra Garden Hotel promises a premium experience where you'll find a nightclub. You can visit the spa to indulge in deep-tissue massages, detox wraps, or aromatherapy, and Portuguese cuisine is served at Terra Nostra Garden, which is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There's an indoor pool and an outdoor pool, and rooms at this luxurious hotel offer flat-screen TVs and minibars.
A great choice for a stay in Vila Franca do Campo, Islet View features a marina and offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for EUR 25 per person. You can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge, and the restaurant is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. Other highlights include a terrace and a garden, and rooms offer flat-screen TVs and microwaves.
Pros: Fantastic hotel nestled in the small village of Furnas. The hotel staff was amazing, quickly answering any questions we had about the hotel and surrounding area. We were even greeted by the Hotel General Manger.
Make sure to eat at A Terra. You can tell they put a lot of love into what they do. Delicious food that will be missed upon return to the US.
A true gem.
When visiting Povoacao, Furnas Boutique Hotel Thermal & Spa is a great choice to consider. Guests can be pampered with massages at the spa and grab a bite to eat at the restaurant. There's an indoor pool and an outdoor pool, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer washers/dryers and flat-screen TVs.
Pestana Bahia Praia is a 4-star hotel located on the Azores Archipelago, on São Miguel Island, with direct access to the Baia de Água d'Alto Beach and with fantastic views of the Atlantic Ocean. São Miguel Island is the largest of the archipelago and has strong links with the sea and nature.
Throughout your entire stay, you will be able to enjoy an external fresh-water swimming pool, two restaurants and a bar. In your free time, play a game of tennis on one of the two courts, play in the game room or stroll through the expansive garden which features a chapel from the 17th century.
The rooms are spacious, were recently remodelled, feature modern furniture and each is equipped with a flatscreen TV and Wi-Fi.
Enjoy your visit to Vila Franca do Campo with a stay at Convento de São Francisco. After splashing around at the outdoor pool, you can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. A seasonal outdoor pool and a terrace are other highlights, and rooms offer up nice touches like fireplaces and premium bedding.
Hotel Vale Verde offers an airport shuttle (available on request) for EUR 40 per vehicle roundtrip. You can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge, and free continental breakfast is available daily between 7:30 AM and 10:00 AM. All rooms feature LCD TVs and free WiFi.
A great choice for a stay in Vila Franca do Campo, Hotel Marina features an airport shuttle (available on request) and a marina. After having fun at the outdoor pool, you can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge.