These gorgeous, high quality houses work in complete harmony with their 20km square of woodland surroundings and are the brainchild of Italians Federica and Fabio.
There are 14 houses hidden within the cedar forest on the outskirts of Madalena. 12 houses are made in the shape of butterfly wings and sleep 2 and each has a bedroom, kitchenette and bathroom and 2 houses in the shape of turtles which sleep 3 and have a bedroom, kitchenette, bathroom, veranda and living room with sofa bed.
Alma do Pico guests also have use of a lovely outdoor pool which overlooks Faial, and a lounge bar and excellent restaurant where fresh pasta features heavily!
Close to Madalena centre, you have easy access to the ferries to São Jorge and Faial as well as whale watching and some excellent walking. However, as it is a little remote it would be useful to hire a car if staying for several days.
Azores Choice provided a prompt, helpful service. they found us the perfect accommodation for our needs and provided superb, expert advice on how to spend our week walking on San Miguel. I would certainly use them again.
Joan from Durham
Recommended small travel company!
Great little company with friendly staff. Organisation of flights & accommodation very efficient. When problems arise they are helpful and very reasonable in their efforts to resolve them. We would definitely use them again for a return trip.
Really great! Would use again!
Very efficient, friendly, helpful. Excellent local knowledge. Everything ran very smoothly, from supplying the tickets to airport pick ups and hotel bookings. Lovely accommodation selected. No complaints!
A wonderful break in a beautiful environment!
Everything was excellent. The information and organisation, the hotel and the island itself all exceeded our expectations. Whale watching and other trips out, fantastic. We will book again!
Great honeymoon package and experience!
They provided a great package at a good price. We found them to be helpful and a quality service was provided.
Nicola and Christopher – Winchester
Top notch service. Highly recommended!
Excellent service throughout. Very informative, with lots of literature, maps and the like. Attended their offices in Ponta Delgada – very impressed with Olivia, friendly and helpful. Paul was first class.
Lynne in Welton-by-Lincoln
Great company for first time Azores visit!
Really great company, will be recommending them. We had never visited the Azores before but this company helped us decided which islands to visit.
Brilliant holiday organised by an excellent company!
Friendly, helpful, professional and completely geared to us as individuals.
John and Janice
Very helpful staff, and the trips they organised for us were excellent with knowledgeable guides.
A really wonderful holiday!
We normally travel independently, but I am go glad that we used Archipelago Choice – their insider knowledge was really helpful in making the most of our time.
Valerie – Brighton
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