Convento de Sao Francisco, Azores
|Avenida da Liberdade s/n - Rotunda dos Frades, Vila Franca do Campo , 9680-101, São Miguel, Azores, Atlantic Islands, PORTUGAL.|
Description: Convento de Sao FranciscoThis splendid property is set in the sophisticated austerity of a carefully restored 17th century convent, overlooking the sea at Vila Franca do Campo, on São Miguel island in the Azores. Convento de São Francisco offers charming bed and breakfast accommodation in a unique atmosphere.
With authentic period furniture and contemporary paintings and works of art, Convento de São Francisco is set around magnificent gardens, with no more sound than birdsong and the music of the fountains of its cloister. The hotel has a number of large lounges, and there are twelve spacious guest rooms. Breakfast is served at a large communal table in the ancient refectory, in the tradition of the meals of the friars, whose simple, unpretentious hospitality is recreated in this charming property.
Perfect for relaxing stays on this beautiful island, many of São Miguel's most important landmarks and attractions area within easy reach of the hotel. These include the Lagoa do Fogo and the Lagoa das Furnas, and there are countless routes for hiking, mountain biking and horse riding on the island. Other activities available in the area include diving, snorkelling, water-sports and whale watching.
Type of rooms: Convento de Sao FranciscoEconomy Double Room
Economy Twin Room
The comfortable rooms at Convento de São Francisco feature magnificent antique furniture, exposed-beam ceilings, noble timber floors and fully functional fireplaces. Rooms have views of the cloister, the garden and the ocean. The fully equipped en-suite bathrooms come with complimentary toiletries. Rooms vary in size between 15 and 20 sq m.
Additional information: Convento de Sao Francisco
Airport transfer services are available on request. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 12
Official category: Hotel Rooms.
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: Credit cards not accepted.
GPS Coordinates: 37° 42' 57.80'' N 25° 26' 28.45'' W
Nearest airport: João Paulo II Airport - 32,8km.