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Overview of Cottage

Private host


4.8/5 Exceptional

Entire cottage

2 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 5

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill
Ribeira Grande, Azores

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSanta Iria Viewpoint3 min drive
  • Popular LocationIgreja de Nossa Senhora da Estrela4 min drive
  • Popular LocationIgreja do Espírito Santo5 min drive
  • AirportPonta Delgada (PDL-Joao Paulo II)20 min drive

Space details

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 5
646 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 double bed
Bedroom 2
    1 double bed
Bathroom 1

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cottage to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.


Romantic cottage in Ribeira Grande
A dream home, located on the north side of the island of S. Miguel conveniently situated near the SCUT which makes all kinds of tours and discoveries easily accessible by car. Close to everything, once it is centered on the island. In the middle of a paradisiac field, in the vicinity of a working farm and with the proximity of the village and the sea.

Recently remodeled the house of volcanic rocks (traditional build) is at its best. It was erected in basalt by a landowner in a place of great beauty, that has been preserved until today. It has a beautiful sea view, which extends west to the tip of the island, providing magnificent sunsets, and also an insight into the mountain, which contains the beautiful Lake of Fire.

It is 4km away from the city of Ribeira Grande in a place called Ribeirinha.
Guest accommodation at this cottage offers coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to balconies. Kitchenettes offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower and bidets.

This Ribeira Grande cottage provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.
Bookings for this property are managed through Vrbo, part of our Expedia Group family.

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Car required

Family friendly

  • Playground


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Paper towels
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Toaster


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Bidet
  • Towels provided
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet paper


  • Smart TV with cable/satellite service
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Garden


  • Washing machine


  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Designated smoking areas

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Near the sea
  • In a rural location
  • Near a hospital
  • Near the bay

Things to do

  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Power boating nearby
  • Whale watching nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Deadbolt lock


  • Sleeps 5
  • Unit size: 646 sq ft (60 sq m)

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Minimum check-in age - 25


Check-out before 12:00 PM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a first aid kit and a deadlock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation
Property registration number AL130

We should mention

A car is required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Stone Cottage Beautiful Views Sea Mountain Beach Ribeirinha
Stone Cottage Beautiful Views Sea Mountain Beach
Stone Beautiful Views Sea Mountain Beach Ribeirinha
Stone Cottage Beautiful Views Sea Mountain Beach Ribeirinha
Stone Cottage Beautiful Views Sea Mountain Beach
Stone Beautiful Views Sea Mountain Beach Ribeirinha
Stone Cottage Beautiful Views Sea / Mountain Near the Beach
Stone Cottage Beautiful Views Sea / Mountain Near the Beach
Cottage Ribeira Grande
Cottage Cottage

About this area

Ribeira Grande

Located in Ribeira Grande, this cottage is in a rural area and by the sea. Arquipélago Contemporary Arts Center and Carlos Machado Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Azorean Pineapple Plantation and Jardim Jose do Canto. Discover the area's water adventures with scuba diving and snorkelling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain climbing and hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Santa Iria Viewpoint - 3 min drive
  • Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Estrela - 4 min drive
  • Igreja do Espírito Santo - 5 min drive
  • Museu Casa do Arcano - 5 min drive
  • Cascata Salto Cabrito - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Ponta Delgada (PDL-Joao Paulo II) - 20 min drive


  • Alabote - 4 min drive
  • O Esgalha - 4 min drive
  • Azores Spot - 5 min drive
  • Restaurante Monte Verde - 5 min drive
  • A Merenda - 5 min drive

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 15 out of 18 reviews
5 - Excellent 83%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 18 reviews
4 - Good 17%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 18 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 18 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 18 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 Excellent

Casa Canada
We stayed for 10 nights and enjoyed Antonio’s home in the Azores. He provided lots of information and answered any/all questions. The house gave us a feeling of traditional, rural Azorean countryside living - Complete with cows and a lovely little horse in the pastures beyond. It is well situated and central to main highways and roads. António’s description of his house is completely accurate.

5/5 Excellent

Perfect retreat
We loved the cottage and enjoyed the location and views. We had everything we needed and Antonio is very helpful with trip planning and easily reachable.

5/5 Excellent

lovely house
Our stay at Antonio's house was wonderful. It really looked as beautiful as pictured, surrounded by the beautiful countryside. You can see mountains from the back of the house and the sea from the porch. The immediate area is surrounded by farmlands, just wonderful. You will need to rent a car for this house but at the same time pretty much everything on the island can be reached within an hour by car from here. The main town Ponta Delgada is only 25 minutes away by car and there are closer smaller towns dotted along the way. There is a big supermarket Modelo Continente located about 10 minutes from the house so if you want to make your own meal or do some grocery shopping this is the place to go. There is a beautiful black sand beach behind the supermarket what more can you ask for?

4/5 Good

The drive up the flower and tree lined driveway was very welcoming.
The Stonehouse from the outside is very beautiful, and accomadating for unloading and loading vehicle. The 360 degree view is very pleasant all around. Add the many chirping birds making there living in the trees, and comfortable chairs on the porch, what is there not to like. The inside was a bit tight for 3 adults. Watch for ants making there way to food and sweet drinks. Keep it clean and tight and it shouldn't be a problem. Some sharp knives in the draw would be nice, at least one for cutting up food. English directions on how to use washing machine would be a p lus. Never did get it right. Door stop for front door a necessity when other doors or windows are open. It will slam shut on you. Also a latch for bathroom window to prevent it from slamming shut when airing it out. These are my suggestions for a better stay. Overall the Stonehouse was a pleasant stay. We loved the privacy even though you could see the highway. It was not intrusive at all.

5/5 Excellent

The perfect place
Toda a experiência nesta casa tornou a nossa estadia nos Açores mais especial. O António, dono da casa, foi uma simpatia, sempre disponivel para dar as melhores dicas e garantir que estávamos bem. A casa é maravilhosa em tudo, desde a localização central, vista para o campo e para o mar (com por do sol lindo), até ao conforto grande de uma casa bem equipada, arrumada e asseada. Se voltarmos ficaremos no mesmo sítio! Obrigada