|Property type||chateau / country house|
The estate has a 4500 sqm area and has two houses. The main house, built originally in the XVIII century, is were the owners live. In the main house there are two rooms for guests on the ground floor. This floor is reserved for guests, although, they have acess to the dinnig room situated on the fist floor. For guests staying in the main house breakast is included in the price. The main house is decorated with style furniture of the XIX century. The cottage has a more rural environment. It is an azorean tradicional lava stone house, but with all the confort required. It has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchen and a living room. All the rooms are very spacious and with lots of natural light. It is the ideal place for a family or a group to spend some relaxing vacations. The luxurious garden surrounding the houses is the perfect environment for having your breakfast in the early morning before leaving for your activities or to have some rest at the end of the day. Quinta do Carmo can also provide meals if you wish it. Our speciality is food cooked on the tradicional wood oven. We can organize several types of activities for our guests, such as, jeep safaris, hicking, moutain biking, whalewatching, swiming with dolphins, cultural and etnografic routes, etc.
Quinta do Carmo is located on the south cost of São Miguel Island. At only 15 Km away from the city of Ponta Delgada you can enjoy the beautiful landscapes of the village of Feteiras. Between the sea and the famous Sete Cidades Lagoon you can choose from several activities available related with this two environments, such as surf, swiming and whale watching or hicking, moutain biking, horseback riding, etc. At 10 Km away you can go to Ferraria Spa center to enjoy the hotsprings bathing. Quinta do Carmo is a execllent place as a start point to visit the island and to relax at the end of the day.