Azores Diving Holidays: An Overview

It isn't often that you find somewhere so close to home (if your home is in Europe) that blows you away with the quality of diving. If you like big fish and clear blue seas, diving in the Azores is a real winner.

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Diving offshore banks such as Formigas or Princess Alice is a world-class diving experience. Here you can find mantas, mobulas, devil rays and more. It really is something very special.

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Top picks for The Azores

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Pousada da Horta

The Azores

Set in a 16th century fortress overlooking the bay at Horta on the island of Faial in the central Azores, the Pousada da Horta is a boutique hotel with a long history.

Where to stay

Pousada da Horta
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Hotel Caloura

The Azores

The main attraction at Hotel Caloura is the location. It is on one of the most beautiful parts of the main island of São Miguel in the Azores and set in a stunning cliff-top position.

Where to stay

Hotel Caloura
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Convento de Sao Francisco

The Azores

In the small town of Vila Franca do Campo on São Miguel lies one of the most interesting boutique hotels in the Azores, the Convento de São Francisco which is a converted 17th century monastery perched above the Atlantic.

Where to stay

Convento de Sao Francisco
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Hotel do Canal

The Azores

Hotel do Canal is a high quality hotel on Faial in the Azores and is located just by the marina at Horta so perfect for diving, whale watching and all manner of other activities.

Where to stay

Hotel do Canal

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