Studio cottage, sleeps 2+2.
This delightful cottage was renovated from a palheiro (hay barn) in 2014 and is centrally located in Fajã Grande, 100m from nearest restaurant, 400m from village centre, 800m from the sea. Palheiro Assommada is quietly located off the main road, it has a private garden with barbecue, outside sitting and dining area and views down over the village to the sea.
Inside is a double bed plus sofa bed (1.20 x 1.96m) and small single bed (1.70m) and so is suitable for family with one or two young children. It has a fully equipped galley style kitchen with gas hob and electric oven and fridge.
Palheiro Assommada has a bathroom with enclosed shower room, but there is no washing machine or dryer. Instead washing/drying will be arranged by the owner on request free of charge.
The cottage also has free WiFi.
40 minutes drive from the airport at Santa Cruz, Palheiro Assommmada is in the best village to stay in on Flores island, Fajã Grande. Halfway along the west coast of Flores, it is an ideal base to explore the island and has a unique sense of tranquillity and isolation. See below for more information on Flores island.
Palheiro Assommada is a perfect base for walkers being half way along the spectacular west coast path. For all other activities, you can easily be collected from the house or you might like to hire a car.