One bedroom cottage, sleeps 2+1.
Enjoy the peace and tranquility of this unique coastal location in your own delightful, rural, beach cottage (sleeps 2 adults + a young child, on request).
Casa do Jardim is set in 10,000 sq. metres of beautiful gardens, vineyards, fresh vegetable fields and an orchard with hens, running free, it’s right next to a sandy beach and is reached via a gated entrance and driveway through the grounds to the property’s off-road, private parking area. Casa do Jardim is built in traditional style with natural stone, the cottage is all at garden level and has been fitted out to a very high standard.
Within the grounds are the owner’s house (they live abroad and are rarely there) and Casa das Pedras, a lovely 3 bedroom cottage (sleeps 7) which can be rented together with Casa do Jardim if you have a larger group.
Bedroom – the bedroom has a super-king bed with a high-quality mattress and “John Lewis” bed linen. It has a separate day-bed that can be converted to a double bed (on request, it can be used for a young child or a cot is available), a wicker table and 2 chairs. This room has a flat-screen 3D ‘Smart TV’ with internet access, ‘Blu-ray’ player with a selection of 3D films and broadband internet.
Lounge, Dining Room & Kitchenette – the open-plan lounge/dining room/small kitchenette has 2 armchairs plus foot-rest, a dining table and 4 chairs and simple cooking facilities including an inset, double-ring gas hob, an extractor, microwave, coffee machine, kettle and toaster. There’s a standard-sized fridge with freezer compartment. This room has an LG Smart TV, DVD player, WiFi, a wood-burning stove (basket of wood, provided) and an electric radiator.
Bathroom with bath & hand-basin, Shower Room & Utility Room
There is a bathroom in Casa do Jardim with full-sized bath & toilet, a walk-in, over-sized shower room and an adjoining utility room with a washing machine and dryer that are shared with one other property on the estate. The laundry room (washing machine and tumble drier) is occasionally used by cleaners if they are getting Casa das Pedras ready for clients and is also used by Pedras clients.
Illuminated Terrace with BBQ
The cottage has its own bamboo-covered terrace with BBQ, table & 4 chairs.
Casa do Jardim is on São Miguel island just a 5 minute walk from Hotel Caloura with its restaurant and a 15 minute walk to the village of Agua de Pau where there are cafés, bars, restaurants, small supermarkets, bakeries, bank, post office and petrol station among other shops. Also, it is only a 20 minute walk to the fishing port of Caloura with its swimming area and an excellent café & bar, Bar Caloura. See below for more information on São Miguel island.
There are so many activities available on São Miguel. All are within a short drive of Casa do Jardim, and many of them we can arrange for you to be picked up for.