HISTORY Quinta das Buganvílias illustrates day-to-day life in mid-20th century of a rural family of the island with relative economic abundance. Quinta das Buganvílias has always been in the same family. The present generation turned Quinta into a guest house, preserving the original infrastructures.
LOCATION Quinta das Buganvílias is located in Faial, near the airport and the sea, 6 miles from Horta city. Quinta das Buganvílias is surrounded by an orchard and greenhouses for flower production. The Quinta das Buganvílias (bougainvillea farmhouse) is an invitation to absolute rest and relaxation. Here silence and harmony can be fond. And you can watch the sea and enjoy the fine sight of flowers and trees .So come and enjoy the scenery of luxuariant bougainvilleas .Happy days will be waiting for you.
THE HOUSES Quinta das Buganvílias has three carefully recovered buildings surrounded by a large farm. There are eight rooms with private bathroom, telephone, air conditioned, and cable TV at your disposal:
- Main house - three double rooms - Stone house - four double rooms and one single with shared sitting rooms and kitchenettes. - In the third building, you'll find the reception and the bar for exclusive use by the guests.
THE FARM Quinta das Buganvílias is a farm with an area of 5 acres, where guests can enjoy the exotic trees, the tropical fruits, the beauty of the flowers and the silence of nature, all surrounded by camelia "walls". The existing infrastructure reminds us of the farms from the past, where the families were almost self-sufficient.