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Several Self Catering Cottages in Sculptural Gardens Near Ponta Delgada - Acacias 3-

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Nature and culture, Acacias #3 apartment and garden in May.

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Last updated: 12/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Lagoa cottage description

Quinta das Acacias is a tiny piece of the paradise that São Miguel island has to offer to the traveler that seeks the luxuries of nature. Several cottages within the quinta offers a comfortable holiday home amidst the peaceful and natural beauty of the gardens that surrounds them. These are the only gardens in São Miguel in which you will find art sculptures by Eduino M. Sousa. Accommodates up to 1 to 4 people in the comfort of one or two bedrooms cottages with the options of a single sofa bed or two single pull out beds in the living area. It's position surrounded by the rural habitat offers the traveler a peaceful stress-free environment with stolen views of Livramento and Sao Rogue villages below, and the capital city of Ponta Delgada with its sea port in the farther distance. Perfect for family reunions. Check out the mini video of our little paradise - scroll down the page to view it.

Holidays within nature: Quinta das Acacias is not just a place to bed down. It is a romantic affair between the natural beauty that exists within an individual´s passion for creative form and understanding of all that is beautiful. Within its walls, the grounds are to become a sculptural garden composed with the natural environment and contemporary art.
Rental car services can also be reserved. Don't like to drive - we can arrange a tour guide to show you all the secret places of this paradise island.

Don't want to cook on your vacation? Take advantage of up to 15% discount on your evening meals at nearby traditional restaurants swithin a 10 minutes drive from the Quinta.

Activites to experience: To visit Sao Miguel, known as the Ilha Verde (Green island), is also to discover a natural world that seems to have been hidden for a reason or purpose. The close proximity of attractions are easily accessible, however, to observe and admire it, will prolong your stay indefinitely. Nurtured by nature and time, one will find the crater lakes of Sete Cidades, Lagoa do Fogo (Fire Lake) and Lagoa das Furnas (Furnas Lake). For any traveller, there are a variety of activities; hiking trails, whale watching, sailing, beaches with warm waters, natural and thermal pools that soak away any kind of blues.

Winter Getaway : Visitors from the colder climates- Have you thought of migrating during the winter months?
At Quinta das Acacias, we can accommodate your seasonal stay in the Azores starting October 1st to May 31. Affordable monthly rates available. CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S EVE IN SAO MIGUEL, AZORES
Both travel and accommodation are at their lowest, giving you more to spend on your Christmas holiday.
The city streets are festive with lights and decorations, the stores are full of beautiful crafted gifts. Stop at a local cafe and have an espresso while watching the ocean waves crashing against the rocks or have a glass of local wine on a romantic evening after strolling through streets. All, at your own relaxing pace.
The rich green countryside and temperate temperatures are great for exploring the island.

Interested in owning a vacation home in São Miguel. We can help you find it and manage and rent your investment.

Acacias 3-: Lagoa Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 65823ha

This unit includes: 1 bedroom (King or 2 twins), 1 bathroom (shower), living area (with single daybed ), fully equipped kitchen and dining area (seats 4),free plug in internet ,terrace (ground floor with patio table and 4 chairs), traditional wood fire BBQ. The elegance of this unit is blended into a background of tropical vegetation ensuring a peace and private sense of being.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 50 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            King or two single beds. Please notify us which you prefer....moreless

          • Single bed with single slide bed available for two people in the living area....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom is equipped with a hairdryer. Beach towels are not supplied.

          Other Amenities

              • We provide a welcome food pack to start your first day. The guests are welcome to use the herbs planted near their accommodation and seasonal fruit (oranges, bananas, guavas, and variety of small fruits) found in the orchard. For the comfort of the guests during the winter seasons, heaters are provided. Smoking permitted outdoor only. The proprietors, Ed and Bonita, offer to all their guests the warmest welcome and extended invitations to share this wealth of beauty in their small paradise. They are living in the quinta near the cottages and are available to give assistance at any time....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Caves
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Volcano
              • Waterfalls
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Location Type

              • Rural
              • Village

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Paragliding
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Spelunking
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Firewood
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                Extra single day bed avaialble...moreless

              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Parking
              • Sofa Bed
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Freezer
              • Kitchen
              • Kitchenette
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Barbecue
              • Beach Chairs
              • Gated Community
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  Property Descriptor

                      • Semi-Detached
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Winter-Low
                      Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      €60
                      €625

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add €15 per night, per additional guest

                      Spring-Mid
                      Apr 1 - May 31, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      €70
                      €625

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add €15 per night, per additional guest

                      Summer
                      Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      €95

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add €15 per night, per additional guest

                      Autumn-Mid
                      Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      €85
                      €625

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add €15 per night, per additional guest

                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit €100
                      • Final cleaning €30
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Winter Getaway-

                      Please ask us about long term renting (30 days or more) for the months of October 1- May 31.

                      For long term stays- Not included-utilities, refundable damage deposit, cleanings

                      Special offers can not combined with other offers.

                      SCHEDULE: Check in time is 1500 hours on arrival date and check out time is 1000 hours on departure day.


                      Cancellation policy:

                      Policy available by contacting manager when booking.


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                      Last updated: 12/16/2014
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                      Location

                      11 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      Joao Paulo II (PDL)
                      1000 Metres
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Neighborhood
                      8 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Ponta Delgada
                      15 Kilometres
                      Nearest Golf
                      Batalha
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Expressway
                      2 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Populo Beach

                      Car: Recommended

                      The central position of Quinta das Acacias exposes unreserved access to the visitor that seeks a world of discovery. An 8 km drive to the center of Ponta Delgada will expose several botanical gardens dating back to mid 19th century. Centuries old architecture of basalt stone, traditional markets, quaint shops in narrow streets with cobblestone designs, sidewalk cafes and the numerous restaurants that will help the visitor taste this travelling experience. Populo beach with its clean waters and warm temperature is only 2 km to the south. To the west, one will find the legendary twin lakes of Sete Cidades. To the east, the hills of Nordeste displays an almost rain forest appeal. Beyond, villages with timeless traditions line the coast that so often is bathed by some of the most spectacular sunrises of the Atlantic. The true lover of nature will not resist the affair that Sao Miguel has to offer. (Google Earth-Lat. 37´45´16´34´N,Long.25´36´12´61´W)

                      Other Activities: hiking, whale watching, historic parks, museums

                      Golf: Two Golf Courses on the island of Sao Miguel. Both equally spectacular, scenic-wise and challenge-wise. The Batalha course supports a 27 hole, par 72. Approximate distance 12 km or 15 minute drive. The Furnas course is an 18 hole, par 72. Approximate distance 35 km or 45 minute drive. Batalha Golf course hosted the Senior European golf tournament in 2008.

                      Thermal pools of Poca Dona Beija in Furnas is fantastic during the cooler seasons.

                       

                      Manager info

                      Year Purchased: 2006

                      About: Eduino and Bonita Sosua made a life transition when they moved to Sao Miguel in 2006. Eduino, born on Sao Miguel, immigrated as a young boy with his family to western Canada in 1968. He met Bonita in College. Throughout the years they have developed expertise in several career environments. Eduino´s profession as a welder developed into a successful art career in metal sculpting. His sculptures are displayed in Canada, United States, France, Belgium and the Azores. A private collection of his works is displayed in Quinta das Acacias; the only private sculptural gardens in the Azores. Bonita, born in Canada has worked more than two decades in sales, administration and bookkeeping. These career experiences have led Eduino and Bonita into a rewarding business of investment and property managment. After travelling to the Azores on vacation with their sons, they pursued the idea of purchasing a vacation home. In the process, they were introduced to Quinta das Acacias. They purchased the quinta in December, 2006 and opened the doors to world travellers in 2007 with new and improved operations. Today, the proven success of Quinta das Acacias enables Eduino and Bonita to help outside visitors with the purchase and management of their dream vacation home,. Our goal is to greet and service our guests to the best of our capabilities and see that they leave as new friends with many fond memories to return.

                      Why Lagoa:
                      2013-Venere Top Cleaning award 2013-Venere Top Overall Ratings More awards on our website. Be assured that all other rental properties we manage are managed the same as Quinta das Acacias cottages.


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                      Speaks: english, portuguese

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                      Photos

                      • Nature and culture, Acacias #3 apartment and garden in May.

                        Nature and culture, Acacias #3 apartment and garden in May.

                      • Acacias #1 country kitchen

                        Acacias #1 country kitchen

                      • Acacias #1-twin bedroom

                        Acacias #1-twin bedroom

                      • Acacias #1-Full bathroom

                        Acacias #1-Full bathroom

                      • View of Ponta Delgada and ocean from the quinta

                        View of Ponta Delgada and ocean from the quinta

                      • Acacias#2,3,6 -option of two single beds or a king bed

                        Acacias#2,3,6 -option of two single beds or a king bed

                      • Shade trees & basalt stairs, October

                        Shade trees & basalt stairs, October

                      • Stone path connecting gardens, July

                        Stone path connecting gardens, July

                      • Acacias #4 kitchen and living area

                        Acacias #4 kitchen and living area

                      • Acacias #6, One bedroom detached in the gardens

                        Acacias #6, One bedroom detached in the gardens

                      • Acacias #2,3,6 -3 piece bathroom

                        Acacias #2,3,6 -3 piece bathroom

                      • Place for reading and meditating, July

                        Place for reading and meditating, July

                      • Acacias #1, 2 bedrooms, detached cottage

                        Acacias #1, 2 bedrooms, detached cottage

                      • Acacias #1, double bed

                        Acacias #1, double bed

                      • Acacias #1-living area

                        Acacias #1-living area

                      • Acacias #2 - Garden across the path in April.

                        Acacias #2 - Garden across the path in April.

                      • Acacias #2-cozy kitchen and wood stove

                        Acacias #2-cozy kitchen and wood stove

                      • Under the anona (custard apple) tree, December

                        Under the anona (custard apple) tree, December

                      • Acacias #2 3,6-2 single daybeds in the living area

                        Acacias #2 3,6-2 single daybeds in the living area

                      • Acacias #4, One bedroom

                        Acacias #4, One bedroom

                      • Acacias #4-full bathroom with walk-in shower

                        Acacias #4-full bathroom with walk-in shower

                      • Acacias #6 kitchen and living area

                        Acacias #6 kitchen and living area

                      • Perfect spot for reading, September

                        Perfect spot for reading, September

                      • Ed and Bonita welcome your visit.

                        Ed and Bonita welcome your visit.

                      €60 - €95 per night (EUR)
                      6

                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 12/16/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Speaks: english, portuguese
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/16/2014
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