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vivenda Xavier fully furnished, stunning views

6 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
5 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Very soon, you could be enjoying this unique little piece of earth on the Atlantic, somewhere between Europe and the United States of America, the island São Miguel. The vivenda is a complete furnished holiday home that makes it possible for you, to bring only your personal things, and where you will relax thanks to all the comfort and the privacy. On this breathtaking beautiful, unforgettable spot you enjoy in the winter a comfortable living room with hearth. In the summer the joy of the wonderful see and mountain view from the balcony. In the spring your certainly will enjoy both: The sunny terrace and the crackling fire during the romantic evenings. This atmosphere will certainly be even more romantic thanks to the whistling of the many birds, the nearest waterfall and the always p...Very soon, you could be enjoying this unique little piece of earth on the Atlantic, somewhere between Europe and the United States of America, the island São Miguel. The vivenda is a complete furnished holiday home that makes it possible for you, to bring only your personal things, and where you will relax thanks to all the comfort and the privacy. On this breathtaking beautiful, unforgettable spot you enjoy in the winter a comfortable living room with hearth. In the summer the joy of the wonderful see and mountain view from the balcony. In the spring your certainly will enjoy both: The sunny terrace and the crackling fire during the romantic evenings. This atmosphere will certainly be even more romantic thanks to the whistling of the many birds, the nearest waterfall and the always present Atlantic ocean. Having a capacity for at least 4 persons the vivenda offers you and your family or your friends enough room to enjoy a unforgettable holiday at one of the most beautiful places of the world. The Azores Archipelago is highly well shaped lakes well adorned with all sorts of plants and flowers. Amazing views on the top of the mountains over land, the see and sometimes over seaside's. Deep green craters born out washed out vulcanos, landscapes and sky's that have kept their purity. A country live with melodies of silence to discover. The beaches of the biggest island are a mixed bag, but all of them remain incredibly picturesque, showing steep cliffs that plunge into the deep blue waters of the Atlantic. Water sports like sailing, windsurfing, surfing and diving are a easy to practice. There are little ports all over the island. Whale watching, is particularly popular. Trips whale watching can be taken from any one of the separated ports on the island. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: RRAL no. 28 / PT227849639More
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About the Owner
Luís and Rosina Margreet W
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English, French, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2013
Interaction with guests
My house keeper Maria José will be waiting for you at the house on the day of your arrival to hand over the house key to you. Maria José does not speak another language than Portuguese! I am sorry for the possible inconvenience. Cleaning service The house will be clean and in order to enjoy on the day of your arrival. There will not be a extra cleaning service during your stay. Extra cleaning services may be possible against payment for it.In the house you will find clean bed linen, towels, vacuum cleaner etc... On your departure please leave the house key on in one of shelves in the hall in front of the front door.
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

We recently returned from a wonderful holiday at Sao Miguel. The island is simply beautiful and the Vivienda Xavier was a great central location to see all the sites.It is located at a quiet village, approximately ten minutes away from a supermarket which we frequented...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank turist12
Management response:Responded 23 June 2017

Thanks for your kind review Tanya. Unfortunately we couldn't meet in person, but our conversations by telephone were pleasant. Me and my wife feel very happy if people, our guests enjoy our litle place almost planted at the sea and the island of São Miguel...More

Reviewed 28 November 2016

The home was perfect for my husband and I and my parents. The views are stunning and it is a 5 minute walk to the beach and snack bar as well as a family run restaurant (ask for Ana) with the freshest fish you will...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank Selena Braman R
Management response:Responded 29 November 2016

Thank you Selena, You have made my day! It is really a pleasure to enjoy others joy and even more if your way of doing things turns to be a pleasant experience of your guests. I can't wait to welcome you again and contribute to...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2016

Really enjoyed this home. It's hard to tell from the photos but it is an attached house (end townhome), perched over a cliff (with a waterfall just below) and magnificent sea views from the balcony. The home was clean, with living area/kitchen on the first...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank whotravelswithkids
Management response:Responded 21 July 2016

It is a pleasure to read good things about this lovely island and of course that our guests have a wonderful experience during their stay. In spite of the fact having taken some measures to make the house as friendly as possible for very little...More

Reviewed 18 March 2015

Some comments to supplement the review entitled: “Perfect Stay in The Azores.” We visited almost a year later. It is hard to imagine a better place to spend a vacation on São Miguel than Luis & Margareet’s Vivenda Xavier. 1) First, the house is beautifully...More

Date of stay: March 2015
3  Thank BostonClipper
Management response:Responded 25 March 2015

Thanks Hal and Carol. It was a pleasure sharing having with you our so beloved holiday house and to had the possibility to talk with you almost every day. I must confess that I start missing your daily reports and the interesting conversations by telephone...More

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Bruce Peninsula, Canada
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Reviewed 14 March 2014

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Date of stay: March 2014
Management response:Responded 18 March 2014

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Dryer
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cable/satellite TV
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hairdryer
TV
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Terrace
Toaster
Telephone
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About the neighbourhood
It takes about 30 minutes to drive from the local airport, 30 minutes from the capital Ponta Delgada and 10 minutes from Ribeira Grande, the second largest city on São Miguel. Ribeira Grande is known for its beautiful historic centre, the northern beaches known for windsurfing, as well as the better access point to Lagoa do Fogo crater lake. Willing to practice some sport? Just 15 minutes by car to the north-east you'll find the Furnas golf course. This course was originally created by Mackenzie Ross as only having nine holes. In 1986 Cameron Powell extended them so successfully to the regular 18 that all the new holes feel as though it was designed as one initial course. The course is located in the Furnas valley which is famous for its tropical vegetation and hot springs together with ...
How to get there
Directions to the house from the airport Depart from the airport and choose the direction of Ribeira Grande. Follow this til way out number 10 !direction Ribeira Grande, Povoação,Furnas, (second way-out directing Ribeira Grande!! Keep this direction. After Miradouro Sta. Iria leave the road to Porto Formoso. Then turn left towards Praia (written on the wall). At the end of the descent turn left to Praia dos Moinhos. After passing the P (park) sign on the left continu following the way going up. After the third bend please stop on the right side of the road at the first house. Number 22, Vivenda Xavier. Address: Ladeira da Velha 22. 9625 - 401 Praia dos Moinhos - Porto Formoso – Ribeira Grande – S. Miguel – Azores.
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