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Poca Da Dona Beija

Lomba das Barracas, Furnas, Povoacao, Sao Miguel 9675-044, Portugal
+351 296 584 256
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Full-Day 4WD Tour to Furnas Volcano
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Furnas Hot Springs Half-Day Tour
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Day Trip to Sao Miguel and Lakes
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Poça da Dona Beija's ferruginous muds are indicated for cutaneous invigoration, and it's hot waters are therapeutic. All the pools have running water which ensures it's constant renewal. We receive tourists from all over the world looking for some time of relaxation and well-being. You can visit us anytime of the year. Our hot waters are revitalizing both in the Summer and Winter!
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  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hot water” (48 reviews)
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Lomba das Barracas, Furnas, Povoacao, Sao Miguel 9675-044, Portugal
+351 296 584 256
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is amazing if you like hot springs: you can just relax in the water and boil! Pools of hot thermal water. We paid for the full day, they gave you a invisible stamp so we stayed in the morning, went for Lunch in Furnas...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The thermal pools are beautiful and surrounded by a landscaped garden. At €4 each (babies also have to pay), Poca Da Dona Beija is worth a visit. The water will stain your skin and clothes orange, so it's best to wear a black or dark...More

Thank LizzieG665
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the small village of Furnas, the 'Poça da Dona Beija' offers five pools of hot, thermal water to relax and enjoy. Great environment for families with kids.

Thank nunoscosta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Poças da Dona Beija about ten years ago when it was still set in a totally natural setting in the middle of the lush azorean vegetation ... you could not even find any reference in tourist attraction brochures.... Now after human intervention, the...More

Thank portuguesecooking
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was a bit crowded but after all the place is so beautiful and relaxing that we stayed almost 3 hours. Go there when it's grey-rainy, it's even better. We appreciated it more than nostra terra

Thank bilbouille57
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I hadn't been back here since I was a kid when it was free and just the river were I would swim with my friends. What they did with the place was amazing. Beautiful pools of hot water with stunning flowers and green space.

Thank Dina A
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

For a very reasonable price you get a natural spa. The pools temperature varies from 28°C to 39°C and you will be in the middle of luxuriant vegetation. It opens till late, so you can also do a late visit. In Holliday's it could be...More

Thank ZaidaFreire
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends in the evening, 4€ entrance fee was reasonable. Lockers were available for 1€ and either a 20€ deposit or car key. This is to ensure that you return the waterproof RFID card which opens the lockers. Vestibules are free to use so...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is definitely a nice experience. Immaculate and very nicely maintained. I would recommend you go when it's not so hot out as the water is 39 degrees celsius. It is overcrowded. There are about 4 or 5 pools (natural hot tubs) they are pretty...More

Thank CatarinaCip
Reviewed 11 August 2017

If you visit Furnas, you cannot leave without a visit do Dona Beija. It's very clean and feels like paradise. 4€ admission also for children older dan 6y. You pay extra for locker and a hot shower afterwards. Parking space is limited. But it's all...More

Thank Ilse G
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11 May 2017|
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Response from wanderlustger | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we were there in March. Although a little busy, it was still very enjoyable. It's such a nice environment that everyone is pretty relaxed. There were a few children there but they all seemed to be on their best behaviour... More
11 May 2017|
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Response from Chaunier | Reviewed this property |
I found the cooler pool at the end of the path less crowded, it's quite pretty with a natural waterfall at one end and warm water spouts if you find the pool too cool.
24 March 2016|
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Response from snobrega | Reviewed this property |
Hi maybe you can check the Airbnb Website. regards! Have an plesant holdays.