Beautiful Yurt Rental with Stargazing Skylight on Faial Island in the Azores, Portugal

Horta, Azores (Portugal)
Yurts
2 units
4 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Barbecue

This beautiful, unique yurt is located on the Portuguese island of Faial in the Azores, Portugal, and can sleep up to two people. Set on a raised wooden platform, the rental has a spacious central space and has a large bed in the center and features a wood-burning stove and stylish rustic furniture.

The private bathroom and shower are located just outside of the yurt. There is also an exterior kitchen with a stove, a fridge, a coffeemaker, and toaster. One of the highlights of this nomad-style accommodation is the circular windows in the roof's apex, perfect for stargazing at night. The room also includes a mosquito net and safety deposit box.

Outside, glampers can relax on their own private deck, the perfect spot to enjoy the rental's hand-delivered daily breakfast, and glampers can cook meals on the barbeque grill. Additionally, guests have access to a shared common space with a tea room and balcony. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Hot water
  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Cell service
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Parking
  • Safe box
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • Double bed
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Coffeemaker
  • Fridge
  • Hot plate
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Freezer
  • Deck/Patio
  • Private Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Linens
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Fireplace
  • Toiletries
  • Dining table
  • Mosquito net
  • Tea kettle
  • Hammock
  • Highchair
  • Fan
  • Kitchen equipment

Guests staying at this beautiful property will have access to a communal space with a tea room and balcony. There is also a terrace for enjoying the views and each tent has its own secluded private garden, providing a perfect place for relaxing. Each private outdoor space includes a picnic table and a barbeque grill. Bikes are available to rent on-site.

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Guest Services

  • Laundry service
  • Cleaning services
  • Breakfast
  • Bicycle rental

A highlight of this glamping accommodation is the daily breakfast made with fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. The breakfast is hand-delivered in a basket every morning and vegetarian or gluten-free options are available.

Baby equipment is also available on request.

Location + Surroundings

This incredible rental is located in a field of palms trees on the island of Faial in the Azores archipelago, Portugal, known for its crystal ocean views. The accommodation is just a 10 minute's drive from the island's main city of Horta and its airport, with direct flights to Lisbon. Glampers can also fly into Ponta Delgada International Airport on the island of São Miguel and then take a connecting flight. Walking distance from the property is a small swimming beach, a restaurant, and a small grocery shop. The neighboring island of Pico, with spectacular volcanic landscapes and the highest mountain in Portugal, is reachable by ferry. Read More

Activities

  • Swimming
  • Bird watching
  • Meditation
  • Yoga
  • Jeep tours
  • Horseback riding on-site
  • Whale watching
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Surfing
  • Water sports
  • Scuba diving
  • Climbing
  • Stand-up paddleboarding

This luxury accommodation is an ideal base for exploring the natural beauty of the Azores Islands. Glampers can rent a bike on-site and cycle around the island in five to six hours, stopping off for a swim along the way. There are a number of incredible beaches just a short distance from the property, including Porto Pim beach near Horta, located in a beautiful bay. Those seeking to explore the surrounding areas can take a ferry trip to the neighboring island of Pico and enjoy the panoramic views from the top of Portugal's highest mountain.

With incredible marine diversity and pristine waters, the islands boast some of the world's best diving spots. Faial is known for nautical sports with kayaking, fishing, sailing, and windsurfing all available from the island's many marine centers. For those seeking a one-off experience, there is also the opportunity to head out on a whaler boat to try and catch a glimpse of the aquatic mammals as they navigate the Azorean waters.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 02:00 p.m.
    early check-in allowed additional charge
  • Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
    late check-out allowed additional charge
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Events allowed
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

  • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
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Additional Information

The accommodations are strictly no smoking. Pets are not allowed.

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