About this House

The Casa do Oleiro is a country house set in a rural environment where the beauty and tranquility of the surrounding scenery promises its guests the opportunity to experience the Santa Maria from the best view.

This cottage, is a restoring of typical Santa Maria’s house, which we kept outside the architecture of the traditional houses, highlighting the chimney of a wedge, one of two typical types of chimneys of the Island.

Accommodates: 2 + 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1 double
Bathrooms: 1
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM




The house combines the tranquility of the countryside to the art that once was one of the most important activities in Santa Maria – the pottery. Thus, in the house, the pottery wheel and small handcrafted objects merge with the equipment needed for a comfortable stay. Casa do Oleiro in portuguese means the potter’s house.

The Peace and tranquility are your closest neighbors, in a space that privileges a unique magic, perfect place to find your peace.


In selfcatering, full autonomy and privacy, with a double bedroom, a bathroom and an open area with kitchen and living room.

Casa do Oleiro is fully equipped with complete bed linen and towelss, fridge, microwave, stove and oven, iron and ironing board, and of course the pottery wheel.

Radio CD/MP3, TV set, mobile phone, wifi Internet and 2 bicycles are also available.


This house is the perfect place to a couple to enjoy the simplicity of rural tourism.

It is also possible to provide an extra bed on request (additional cost)


The Casa do Oleiro is located on the north side of the island of Santa Maria, in the village of Santa Barbara, where you will be fascinated with the landscape of the mountain that finds the sea.

Countryside of excellence, in the place of “Norte” there are less than a dozen houses for permanent housing, so here you’ll find silence and privacy to enjoy the breathtaking view of the islet Lagoinhas and deep, on favorable days, sighting the island of São Miguel.

This house is located approximately 6 km away from São Lourenço bay, the major panorama symbol of Santa Maria Island, and 4 km from the center of the village of Santa Bárbara.


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Casa do Oleiro 37.003744, -25.067121 › click to view more about Casa do Oleiro