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Resorts in the Azores
The Azores has only a few resorts, with two of them on the island of São Miguel. They are priced quite reasonably, starting at only 67€ for a double room in low season and 110€ during high season. Caloura Hotel Resort, 17 km from Ponta Delgada, provides beautiful ocean views and a surrounding nature full of stunning volcanic rock hillsides covered in trees and flowers. The resort also is also equipped with a PADI Scuba Diving Center. The other resort on São Miguel is Hotel Bahia Palace in Água d'Alto, which boasts a lovely beach front location in a stunning and serene setting, and is the more expensive of the two. Terceira’s only resort is the Terceira Mar Hotel in Angra do Heroísmo, which features spa facilities, a Turkish bath, an infinity pool and spectacular views. It is located only 500 meters from the historic city of Angra do Heroísmo.