The Pousada Horta
in Faial, one of the Azores most beautiful islands, is set in a 16th Century fortress overlooking Horta, the island’s main town. With some of the best views in the Azores, guests can enjoy views of the town’s famous marina, the Pico Islands with its volcano and Ponta de Pico the highest point in Portugal, all from the Pousada’s restaurant and swimming pool.
Classified as a National Monument since 1947, this elegant Hotel Santa Cruz in the Azores has 26 rooms and 2 suites. All rooms have an en-suite bathroom, heating/air conditioning, minibar, phone, cable TV, hairdryer, safe and internet access.
The island of Faial is 21 kilometres long and 14 kilometers wide and there are good views of the other islands of the central group. The Hotel Horta is perfectly located to enjoy the many activities that Faial has to offer, from stunning hikes to dolphin and whale watching.
The Pousada will be closed from 1 December 2014 to 31 January 2015.
|Restaurant and Bar||Outdoor swimming pool|
|Children’s swimming pool||Reading room|
|Free internet access in public areas||Business centre|
|Horse riding||Whale watching|
|Dolphin watching||Bike rides|
|Rooms for disabled persons available||Horta airport is 9 kms|
|Excellent conference/meeting facilities||Stunning wedding location|