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Quinta da Terca

Rua Padre Domingos | Livramento, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-614, Portugal
Quinta da Terca
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a riding holiday and the experience more than met our expectations. The horses were responsive and the guides all extremely kind and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble for our hosts and the food was plentiful and always very Moorish. We particularly liked the vast array of fruit at breakfast. A real treat and we are already... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to a full day riding trip to Sete Citades and everything was excellent. The horses were nice and easy to ride, the guide Clara helpful and friendly. The views were stunning! We walked a lot, but also went full speed in canter (all riders had previous experience) and went in the lake with the horses. The day was... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I travelled on my own, and I was made to feel so welcome, I will visit again. Food was great Christina is a wonderful cook, Claude is a great host also and the staff are friendly and helpful. I was there during the swedish mid summer celebration and I was invited to celebrate. The beach is within walking distance and... More 

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Warrington
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Our fourth visit so we obviously like the place:).....as good as ever. Great hosts and staff create a very friendly, relaxed atmosphere at the Quinta. The horses are exceptional and care is taken to ensure riders are comfortable with the horse and pace of the ride. An all round terrific holiday.

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Ponta Delgada, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

A wonderful walk with wonderful horses! We had the pleasure to go for a walk with wonderful horses and so well trained. The instructor Rodrigo is very profissional and careful. I advice everyone to come and experience it!

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St Columb Major, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Great riding great accommodation wonderful guides, all in all a fantastic find, well done 'in the saddle' for arranging it. Feeding horses in the break between starters and main course is a new experience. The Azores as yet are relatively undeveloped so go there while you can.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

A week spent at the Quinta with Christine and Claude looking after us was great. The farm's horses were well trained and well cared for. The guides were very good. The rides were through spectacular countryside. The food was good and the accommodation comfortable. The horses have great characters and one of the surprises was the wonderful J. Carim, a... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful farm, friendly and enthousiastic guide, wonderfully calm and well behaved horses. We were very impressed and wished we had stayed overnight! Christina and her husband are clearly true animal lovers, and treat them all with kindness and respect. We really love that they have several rescue dogs and horses, shows how big a hwart they hace. We will be... More 

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England
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Just finished a three night stay. Christina and clause have got it right. The riding is excellent, the horses perfectly matched to your ability, the guides friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic. I had no complaints with the accommodation,though it was a little hot in the room,the food was amazing and the complimentary drinks and treats wonderful. I would certainly consider a... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I’ve just come back from spending an amazing week at Quinta da Terca. Seeing the Azores from horseback has been a great experience, offering stunning views of the ocean and mountains, and picturesque rides through the villages. The farm feels like a home away from home, with its cozy atmosphere and the owners, Christina and Claude’s great hospitality. I would... More 

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