The North House is a beautiful and charming unit of rural tourism, the perfect choice for a vacation for two. Located on the north coast of the island of Santa Maria this small and cozy Villa, perfect example of traditional island architecture, is surrounded by a beautiful garden offering privacy, tranquility, comfort and breathtaking views of the mountain and the sea.
Note that the North House has the award "Forget Me Nots" that rewards their standards and good environmental practices.
Resulting recovery and adaptation of a traditional house for rural tourism, the North House is fully equipped and delights its guests the intimacy and comfort it provides. If outside keep intact architectural design that are as simple as beautiful, the interior was adapted to provide a pleasant atmosphere where you feel like being.
The house consists of a main floor in "open space" that includes kitchen, living room and living area and bedroom. Being an open space the house is perfect for a couple, however, and in addition to the double bed, there is a possibility of extra bed, enjoying the sofa.
In the kitchen area, fully equipped, there is an old wood oven, properly restored, and the most curious guests can possibly experience.
A wide and complete bathroom, with bath, is located on the ground floor, old house shop where once guarded the farm implements and some products of the earth.
Outside, the vast garden that surrounds the house has its own furniture which includes chairs, tables, deck chairs and barbecue, for good moments of leisure. For even more tasty meals to North House provides guests with several beds with herbs and an orchard whose trees will bearing fruit depending on the season.
Other amenities available to our guests: free use of bicycles to explore the surrounding area, satellite TV, free wi-fi, books and cd's number.
And because we liked to pamper our visitors at the entrance to the house guests are presented with a basket of Welcome with some local products tasting.
Regarding its location north of the house is located about 3 km from the town of Santa Barbara, where there is a coffee shop and a grocery store; 6 km from the Bay of St. Lawrence - and beach restaurant; 13 km from Vila do Porto, the main town (banks, post offices, restaurants, cafes, libraries and shops); 14 km from the airport and the Port Vila harbor (marina, yacht club and diving centers).
Note that near the house there are official marked trails that allow pleasant walks, including one that gives direct access to the Bay of San Lorenzo, one of the most beautiful Azorean landscape.