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Casa Do Paim

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 bed, 1 bath, sleeps 6

“Casa do Paim” (Paim’s House) is a touristic business derived from a one family house built by the current owner’s grandfather, Mr. Paim. As accustomed of the past, houses had a wooden oven inside, a pigsty, a water tank and a “retrete” (old name given to a toilet built outside the house). The House was duly rebuilt by associating traditional architecture to harmonious comfort. The wooden oven, the water tank and the toilet were kept in order to allow visitors to relive the reality of our ancestors. The pigsty was turned into a terrace, but we kept the “chiqueiro”, place where the pig slept.

In this small House, silence is absolute, only interrupted by some birds, like the Shearwater (also known as “yellow-beak-sparrow”). “Casa do Paim” is the ideal place to enjoy dreamy and comfortable holidays in contact with Nature, with view to Pico’s mountain and the neighboring island of São Jorge.

“Casa do Paim” is a Rural Tourism settlement located in the Northern side of Pico island with a panoramic view to the highest mountain in Portugal and facing the island of São Jorge.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 9, 2017


Azores Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair accessible
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Casa Do Paim
average rating of 4.4 based on 5 reviews

A wild ride!

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely time at Casa Do Paim. The house was well equipped and the owners were responsive to our needs. The wind was wicked a couple of days and blew stuff around outside and whipped through the chimney. There is only one neighbor in the front and you can see the road but it's not busy, and a beautiful view to Sao Jorge. In the back, there is farmland and abandoned houses. At the time we were there, a dog in the back barked incessantly, even in the middle of the night. I brought it up to the owner so hopefully it gets resolved. Overall, a great place to stay as it is close to everything.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hilfsbereite Gastgeber

  • 4 of 5

Ana und Luis waren sehr hilfsbereite Gastgeber und haben uns während unseres Aufenthaltes bei vielen Dingen sehr geholfen (Mietwagen, Internetzugang).

Wir haben in einem Haus von azorischen Emmigranten gewohnt, für die Ana und Luis die Vermietung übernommen haben. Es war groß und gut ausgestattet. Terrasse mit Blick auf Sao Jorge, aber auch auf die Strasse. Da es wohl nicht ständig vermietet wird, war es teilweise etwas muffig, was auf den Inseln wegen der hohen Luftfeuchtigkeit aber häufiger vorkommt.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

Jolie maison accueil très sympathique pas de complications bref idéal pour les vacances

Steph & Francky

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Excelente estadia!

  • 5 of 5

Fomos muito bem recebidos e tudo estava impecável. Recomendo vivamente a qualquer família que queira passar umas boas férias no Pico. Boa vista sobre o mar e muito sossegado. Apenas uma sugestão : substituir a carcaça de trigo pelo vosso excelente pão de milho!

até breve Margarida

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Très jolie maison rurale, avec de l'espace, très bien équipée, avec beaucoup de charme et bien placée car vue sur la mer, le volcan et la jolie campagne.

Acceuil vraiment sympathique, Bida et sa femme Ana nous ont offert des produits locaux et nous ont invité à la fête du village.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
7 Kilometres
Aeroporto do Pico
Nearest Barpub
800 Metres
Rochedo on public swiming pools of Santo António
Nearest Ferry
3 Kilometres
São Roque
Nearest Restaurant
800 Metres
Rochedo on public swiming pools of Santo António
Nearest Beach
800 Metres
Public swiming pools of Santo António

Casa do Paim is surrounded by green lands, with a great view to Pico mountain and to Saint Jorge island.

Near Casa do Paim you have:

-Santo António Church;

- São Vicente Vila;

- Diving center;

- Restaurante;

- Supermarket;

- Public swiming pools;

- Birds reserve;

- Trails.

Car hire is advisable.


Rates & Availability

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 15 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2017 - Apr 30 2018
2 night minimum stay

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.