Marina Mar Apartments are situated overlooking the marina and the sandy beach in the old capital of Vila Franca on the island of Sao Miguel. It’s just a few minutes walk to the centre of this lovely old town and its many restaurants and it’s a great location if you are going out whale watching, swimming with dolphins, diving or sailing as you are right next to the marina.
The property was completed in 2014 and consists of 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments and studios – some of which are privately owned. They are all very light and airy and some have a balcony overlooking the sea.
The apartments are modern in style and come with open plan lounge, diner, fully fitted kitchens, spacious bedrooms, ground floor terrace or 1st floor balconies. There is a shared swimming pool with garden area overlooking the ocean, communal BBQ and private parking at the rear.
Marina Mar Apartments are an ideal base for families and couples being close to the marina in Vila Franca so, a couple of minutes walk from our whale watching, swimming with dolphins, diving and sailing partners. You can also take a boat out to the collapsed crater of Ilheu de Vila Franca and do some snorkelling.
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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