Furnas, S達o Miguel - Azores PORTUGAL
natural thermal pools Rich in iron and of volcanic origin, the waterâ€™s average temperature is about 25CÂş.
mysticism & nature at Terra Nostra Hotel Forest Thermalism Art Déco A mystical haven, hidden in the luxurious nature of São Miguel Island, that’s our way to define the Terra Nostra Garden Hotel. The old connection between the hotel and the Terra Nostra Park, in which it is imbedded, lasts for generations… in a fusion of classic charming hospitality and natural paradise on Earth. The spell of the Terra Nostra Park extends to the botanical garden, the natural, thermal and therapeutic swimming pools, and the geysers which, scattered, release their steam to the outside world, enfolding everything in relative humidity and mystery. The experience at Terra Nostra Garden Hotel is therefore unique, and we cannot separate the hotel from the exotic botanical garden…
Destination of the most adventurous, free minded travelers. The Azores fascinates with a kaleidoscope of strong greens on a navy blue background. Youâ€™ll find woods and geysers, volcanoes and lost villagesâ€Ś deep inside the Atlantic Ocean.
what’s up at terra nostra? A classic in the Azores hospitality scene since 1935, the Terra Nostra refreshed its looks and adapted to changing times, while maintaining its original charm. It now communicates in a more youthful, active, adventurous language… For example, the health and wellness component now includes facial treatments, body massages and holistic therapies where the plants being used are picked in the botanic park nearby.
Local products are emphasized: the herbs used in the hotel’s restaurant are acquired directly from the park. The Azores gastronomy finds its place as well: there is cheese, wine, butter and mineral waters, without forgetting the typical «cozido» of the Furnas and the traditional hake fillets… There are guided tours for those who want to indulge in the park’s secrets.
wellness With a therapeutic vocation, the Terra Nostra Hotel provides a range of services related to health and wellness...
environments & atmospheres The influence of the Bauhaus in the hotel’s architecture and visual elements reveal its starting point: 1935, Art Deco style.
Art Deco lines and geometrics converge with the surrounding nature, even featuring Portuguese imagery.
That was when the Bensaúde family got inspiration from the artistic movement that was conquering the world back then, reflecting modernism and speed.
The complete renovation undertaken in 2013 modernized both wings of the hotel (Art Deco and Garden wing) revitalizing the hotel’s atmosphere as a symbol of rediscovered elegance.
But that doesn’t mean the hotel turned its back on the habitat in which it lives.
heritage Take a day to discover the ins and outs of the Island of SĂŁo Miguel. The blue tiles, the Portuguese cobblestone, the whitewashed churchesâ€Ś
rooms After the recent renovation, the Terra Nostra has 79 rooms and 7 suites through the two wings. Neutral colors, Art Deco visuals and wooden furniture are predominant. Most rooms overlook the botanical garden to which all guests have free access to.
Quarto Duplo Double room All rooms have air conditioning, TV, mini-bar, etc. Wi-fi is available throughout the hotel.
Family Room Cosy Art DĂŠco
services Aspiring to be one of the best hotels in Portugal, the Terra Nostra presents a set of services and facilities to its guests and visitors. Starting with room service, playroom, reading room, business center, restaurant and bar. As far as wellness, the hotel has a massage room, Jacuzzi, Turkish bath, sauna, gym, heated indoor pool and thermal water tank in the botanical park.
Art Decoâ€™s elegance and charm is present in the details throughout the hotel.
Garden view deluxe
Garden view deluxe
Garden view deluxe Restaurant
Terra Nostra Park Terra Nostra Park displays a sublime historical and scientific legacy that everyone has the right to discover. Founded in the eighteenth century by the American consul Thomas Hickling, the park was later expanded. The plenitude of its natural ingenuity is scattered through gardens, forests, streams and lakes. Fall in love with the camellias collection, the exotic trees, let yourself dive into the natural pool’s hot waters… The volcanic nature is also revealed in a creative gastronomic experience: try the typical «cozido», boiled with the Earth’s brutal interior heat.
The Park proves to be a charming spectacle of life where everything blooms. Your spirit is refreshed in an intimate encounter with nature.
The hotel is located in the Island of S達o Miguel in Azores, 46,8 kms from the Ponta Delgada airport. We are 1493 kms away from Lisbon and 1558 kms from Oporto. Furnas is the nearest village and the hotel is at a short distance from volcanic beaches and a golf course.
Rua Padre José Jacinto Botelho, 5 9675-061 Furnas – São Miguel | Azores PORTUGAL GPS: N 37.772913 | W -25.314350 firstname.lastname@example.org uniquestays.pt/terranostra