Located 4km from the village of Santo Espírito, on the south eastern end of Santa Maria, Casa Margarida offers a quiet and comfortable retreat on the island of Santa Maria.
This fully restored house has lovely views over the surrounding valleys and down to the ocean. There is a pleasant garden and the house is tastefully furnished with well equipped kitchen. There is also a cosy living room with fireplace ideal for keeping warm on Autumn and Winter breaks.
Behind the house is a small walled terrace area for sitting out. A short distance from the house, in the village of Maia, are some natural swimming pools which are popular with locals and guests alike. There is a small mini-market in Santo Espírito and a supermarket in the main town of Vila do Porto.
Casa Margarida has two bedrooms (one double and one room with a bunkbed where the bottom bunk can be used as a double) sleeping a maximum of 5, well equipped kitchen with fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, gas stove and electric oven. There is a lounge diner and garden, with BBQ and outdoor furniture.
Casa Margarida is located on Santa Maria island 4km from Santo Espírito village which is a popular walking base, just 6 km away from the spectacular Bay of São Lourenço and 13km from Vila do Porto. See below for more information on Santa Maria island.
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