Aldeia da Cuada


The Association of Tourism in Rural Areas – Casas Açorianas, which has been awarded the Gold Medal for Tourism Merit by the Portuguese Government in 2009, brings together about fifty associates and over a hundred houses spread throughout the islands of the Azores. Our Azorean houses are characterised by a family atmosphere that differentiates them from the mass, non-customised supply existing in the world today.

It is then in great comfort that our guests will enjoy the natural beauty of the Azorean islands and the welcoming spirit of the Azorean people. Our guests will feel at home in the Azores. Apart from the relaxing moments provided by our rural tourism houses, our guests can also enjoy some entertainment and leisure activities, being them nature or food-related, considering the great supply provided by the several restaurants spread throughout the islands of the Azores.

Casas Açorianas is located is nearly every island, providing accommodation on the islands of São Miguel, Santa Maria, Terceira, Faial, Pico, São Jorge, Graciosa and Flores.


All our houses are subject to detailed assessment and follow several quality criteria, having most of them reached excellent quality levels. Located in rural areas, the accommodation of Casas Açorianas...



With almost six centuries of history, the islands of the Azores are filled with memories, from their built heritage to the unique culture and hospitality of their people.