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Brejo de Baixo Almagreira, Santa Maria 9580-014 Portugal See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

Very large rooms and private baths. Wonderful breakfast each morning. Very convenient location between the downtown area and the best beach(Praia Formosa) in all of the Azores. Great hosts! Would definitely stay here again.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Kyle D
Response from Azorean-Spirit, Inhaber at Pensao FranciscaResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for your comment, we're glad you enjoyed, hope to see you back, best regards

Reviewed 2 August 2017

It was such a pleasure to stay at Pensao Francisca. The hospitality is impeccable and there could not have been better accommodations. Not to mention, the breakfast was so great! We would not hesitate to stay here again for our next visit to Santa Maria....More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Joseph K
Response from Azorean-Spirit, Inhaber at Pensao FranciscaResponded 4 August 2017

We appreciate your review and of course it makes us happy to know you guys enjoyed your stay. Best regards

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We stayed for three nights. Our room was nice and the owners are a wonderful couple, very helpful and accommodating. Breakfast was a great spread with handmade bread, bircher muesli, cold meats, eggs, cheeses and many different jams and spreads. We would definitely recommend staying...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Jeremy H
Response from Azorean-Spirit, Inhaber at Pensao FranciscaResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for your recommendation - we enjoyed hosting you at our place. We are happy to assist you to have an enjoyable holiday - we love to work where our customers are enjoying their holidays ;)

Reviewed 23 May 2017

My main criteria for rating a travel destination is the question 'Would I come again?' the destination and accommodation in this case would elicit a resounding YES! in both cases. We both returned home with very positive experiences after our delightful stay in Santa Maria...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Craig R
Response from Azorean-Spirit, Inhaber at Pensao FranciscaResponded 17 June 2017

thank you very much for your review, we enjoyed having you at our place, hope to see you again :), best regards

Reviewed 26 January 2017

The island of Santa Maria, although we have a biased opinion being we have family roots on the island, but with biased aside, the first time my husband and daughters experienced the island was 2016 and they were captivated by the islands natural beauty and...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank 78pacheco
Response from Azorean-Spirit, Inhaber at Pensao FranciscaResponded 17 June 2017

thank you! we are looking forwart to see you back in July! best regards from Santa Maria

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Our B&B Pensao Francisca is located close by the village of Almagreira, VPT on Santa Maria island, Azores. On the first floor, we rend three spacious modern rooms each fitted with a own bathroom. There is More a customers area where we serve breakfast in case weather conditions do not allow to serve it on our sunny terrace, you have access to Wi-Fi or a computer to check your mails etc as well. A rich "Swissstyle"-breakfast is included in the rate. Enjoy the views overlooking the plateau of Tremocal out to the Atlantic ocean. To the famous sand beach "Praia Formosa" it's just a 30 min walk, the next store and cafe is a 8 min walk away from our place. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
USD 31 - USD 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Portugal > Azores > Santa Maria
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
USD 31 - USD 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Portugal > Azores > Santa Maria
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Traveller (28)
Room & Suite (8)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (1)
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KenBenCA
19 April 2015|
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Response from Azorean-Spirit | Property representative |
hi, unfortunately we are partly booked and therefore cannot host you all together. We would only have a room no.2 available which serves for up to 4 people. best regards, Christian
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78pacheco
26 Jan. 2017
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"The cottage is great if you want a little more room and a kitchenette to yourself."
MHW-LSP
29 Aug. 2015
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"This is a perfect place for family and friends to travel together. There are three rooms in the main inn..."
BostonTraveler881
18 Aug. 2015
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"If you want complete peace and quiet and want to get some reading done"
LemmyK_12
2 Jul. 2015
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