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Vila Belgica

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Yvette couldn't have been more helpful. She recommended and booked a fabulous restaurant for us and was always willing to suggest places to visit and things to do. Our room had an ensuite and was on the ground floor. It was spotlessly clean, but unfortunately no air-conditioning. The view and garden of the vila couldn't have been improved - Mount...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This is a lovely B&B and Yvette was a wonderful hostess. She emailed me detailed directions before we arrived and we did not have any problems finding it. The property is very well maintained and decorated, clean with great views and we liked the homey feeling. The breakfast was really good and I especially liked the home made yogurt. Yvette...

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Leiden
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

You'll have to look up this place on the map before driving, there a no signs on the road. This is a nice place, has a beautiful garden with a nice view on Horta and Pico. The rooms are a bit outdated, the bed (small for two average people!), shower and furniture need a make-over or replacement. The hostess of...

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Nieuwersluis, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 May 2016

If You look for a perfect place to stay villa Belgica it is! It has a superb view and Yvette is the best hostess you can find. Because it is uphill you have the most beautifull view on the island and The close bye Island Pico. Well worth it to be a little bit out of the center, but it...

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Cambridge, Canada
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

I am past the B&B concept. This is a B&B in the traditional sense. Clean, sparsely furnished and no amenities. The location is too far from the town although the views are spectacular. I believe the website and the comments from visitors are somewhat misleading since they only refer to the view and not the facility.

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evita523, Proprietário at Vila Belgica, responded to this review

We are a bit surprised by this review. This guests arrived and could not find the way to our B & B so of course we went to pick them up. Next morning they could not get how to drive to Horta (only 1 way down - 5 minutes). Again I went in front of them and showed them the...

Somerset England
Reviewed 11 October 2015

A traditional B and B experience with a friendly, helpful owner and daughter. Small breakfast bar enjoying wonderful views towards Pico. Satisfactory choice of cold breakfast with boiled eggs if required. Good value

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Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

We explored Faial by scooter from vila belgica. Yvette really made us feel like we where home. And gave us lots of info abou what to do around the island. The b&b is very nice and clean. We had afantastic vue on the ocean abd mountain from our room and private terrace. We would shurely come back to this place.

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Beveren, Belgium
Reviewed 28 July 2015

The host, Yvette, gifs a very warm and personal welcome. She is always there for you with tips to visit the island of Faial, Pico and Sao Jorge. She makes reservations for activities and restaurants for you if you want. She is always very helpfully !! Breakfast is very nice! We needed to get a ferry once at 7am so...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

We have been at Vila Belgica with a group of 10 people for 10 days and Yvette received us with her friendly and open heart. Her House is situated top of a hill with a really 5 star view over Horta and to the famous Pico Vulcano on the next island. The Garden is lovely and so is her breakfast,...

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Merritt Island, Florida
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Above Horta and enroute to the caldeira, is the small 'Vila Belgica' bed and breakfast. While it's not easy to find the first time, you'll quickly realize that the drive isn't as confusing as it first seems, is only a 10-minute drive to "town" and the serenity, comfort and hospitality of the owner, Yvette, makes the stay totally worthwhile! In...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Vila Belgica

Address: Caminho Velho 13 | Estrada da Caldeira, Horta, Faial Island 9900-090, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Azores > Faial Island > Horta
Price Range: £61 - £81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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Vila Belgica Horta, Faial Island, Azores
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“ground floor rooms have ensuite”
400christines, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Take the top rooms with your OWN balcony. Despite not having your own bathroom the view is Well worth it”
mdbaan, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“Top floor has a great view”
580kristofo, 28 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Atlantic Room was the largest and most convenient to the property, but all rooms appeared to be very nice.”
TCyclone, 10 May 2015 | Read review
“My tip: book a room on the second floor because when it’s very humid weather, you will be less annoyed staying in an upper room. The corridor there has lots of windows with insect screens so ventilation takes care of the humidity.”
Jeroen_D, 3 Aug 2014 | Read review
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