Quinta das Merces, Azores
|Caminho De Baixo, São Mateus, Angra do Heroísmo, 9700-559, Terceira, Azores, Atlantic Islands, PORTUGAL.|
Description: Quinta das MercesStanding in enormous grounds of 35.000 sq m, Quinta das Merces enjoys a spectacular seafront location in São Mateus, on Terceira island in the Azores. Situated in a painstakingly restored country estate, originally built in the 17th century, this charming boutique property offers luxurious accommodation in a magnificent setting.
Perfect for relaxing visits to this beautiful green island, Quinta das Merces is just a few minutes' drive from the centre of Angra do Heroísmo, the ancient capital of the Azores and a UNESCO world heritage site. Praia da Vitória, with its beaches, marina and ferry links to the rest of the Azores islands, is also within easy reach. A haven for hikers and cyclists, visitors can enjoy an immense number of routes and trails that criss-cross this volcanic island. Activities available from the hotel itself include boat trips, cycling, kayaking and fishing. The property boasts a fine tennis court, a magnificent outdoor pool, and a fully equipped fitness room.
Offering magnificent views of the garden and the seafront, Quinta das Merces has a number of elegant public areas, including a cosy lounge-bar with an open fireplace and plush sofas and armchairs. The hotel has just twelve faithfully restored rooms and suites, all elegantly furnished and spacious. The rooms are air-conditioned, come with large double or twin beds, and feature a range of modern amenities, including cable television and free Wi-Fi connections. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms with bathrobes and complimentary toiletries. Extra beds or baby cots may be added to some rooms on request.
Type of rooms: Quinta das MercesStandard Double Room
Double Room with Private Garden
Double Room with Sea View
Spacious, light filled rooms and one suite, all with large double beds or twin beds. Cosily decorated with elegant antique style furniture and quality fabrics, there are four rooms with a private garden and two rooms with a sea view.
All rooms and suites feature: En-suite bathroom; hair dryer; bathrobes; HVAC system; heating system; direct dial telephone; cable TV with radio; Internet connection (free); desk/table.
Additional information: Quinta das Merces
Transfer services are available on request. Charges apply.
As well as the airport, Terceira island enjoys regular ferry services to all the other Azores islands.
Quinta das Merces offers a range of spa services, including a Turkish bath, hot tub and massages.
Number of rooms: 12
Official category: Country House.
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French.Smoking policy: There are non-smoking rooms available.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, JCB, Maestro.
GPS Coordinates: 38° 39' 25.29'' N 27° 15' 9.33'' W
Nearest airport: Lajes Airport - 22km.