Captain's Retreat - Cozy cottage with a great view

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  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Cottage

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 1

Sleeps: 5

Type: Cottage

Captain's Retreat - Cozy cottage with a great view

This beautiful stone house is set in a large lawned garden, with many shade trees and a paved terrace for outdoor dining and a terrace in front for watching the sun rise with your morning coffee.

Retiro Capitao (Captain's Retreat) has a breath-taking view of the neighbouring island of Pico, with it's classic volcanic cone reaching 2351 metres into the sky. The locals say you can predict the weather by observing the clouds around it's peak.

The house has an open-plan lounge/diner with a double sofabed. The well equipped kitchen leads off this and there is a second sink unit outside the back door. The double bedroom has ample storage in it's large ...Read more

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Lesley W.

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Captain's Retreat - Cozy cottage with a great view
Horta, Azores, Portugal

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From Pedro Miguel you can reach Horta in just 15 minutes and enjoy all the activities that are based there, including whale watching, swimming with dolphins, snorkeling with sharks and manta rays, scuba diving, cycling, walking, horse trekking, jeep safaris, fishing, sailing, a whaling museum and a scrimshaw museum.

Pedro Miguel has 3 small corner shops and various cafes. There is a choice of lovely walking tracks, one of which takes you past a newly established bird watching hide. The village boasts two small sand beaches, about 5 minutes drive from the house, with a larger one in Almoxarife, the next village, where there is also a general store, 2 restaurants and various cafes. Just 6km inland is a small forested area, with a shaded barbecue and picnic area, great for cooling off after a day at the beach.

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