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Poca Da Dona Beija

Lomba das Barracas, Furnas, Sao Miguel 9675-044, Portugal
+351 296 584 256
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Ranked #1 of 2 Attractions in Furnas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bodies of Water, Geologic Formations
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Ponta Delgada, Portugal
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

The water is super warm and soothing even on sunny days! The shower's are super cold but you feel great afterwards!

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

After you've been touring around, hiking or walking in Furnas this is the perfect way to relax at the end of the day. The warm thermal pools are so soothing and warm Minimal entrance fee, helpful staff, clean changing/toilets/shower area. I recommend you wear an old swim suit - the orange iron will transfer onto your swim suit and will... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

After an intensive hike around the Furnas lake you will need some relaxation. The natural spring are a perfect way to do so. The water is warm, very pleasant. The surrounding is beautiful; changing cabinets and showers are clean. And the staff is helpful and nice. It also feels like you are bathing in someone's backyard because one of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

We can higly recomend this wonderful bathing experience. The area is tidy and clean and the most important, the water is running, clear and fresh. The water temperature is about 40 degrees C. Entrance fee only 2 Euros. Well worth a visit!

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This place is a paradise. People from all over the world come here to taka bath in natural spring that comes from the underground. The temperature is over 39 graduses and it cost abou 2 EURO for the full day. Its amazing, we went here everyday. The skin becomes softer and the whole body becomes very warm like you are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

It was very refreshing and relaxing. Let the water fall onto your back for a nice water massage. Our hotel, Hotel Do Mar had old towels for us to use since we didn't bring our own. Don't wear white. Cost is 2 euros.

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Newmarket, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is a lovely place to relax in the warm thermal pools. Wear your old suits and nothing white from the orange iron on the rocks etc. There is a minimal entrance fee. They have clean bathrooms and change area. Such a pretty place to relax in the warm pools.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Sitting in orange water that smells of sulphur.......what a fantastic experience.....take your old swim wear as it turns the same colour as the water..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stayed nearby and enjoyed walking to the hot springs for a soak in the evening. It was enjoyable and relaxing for our entire family.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

On a recent month long visit to the Azores, which included visits to 6 of the 9 islands, we made the fortunate decision to take a day off of touring and visit a hot springs in Furnas, Sao Miguel, Azores. It was recommended to us by the owner of a house we were staying at in Ponta Delgada. Glad she... More

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