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Banana Manor

57 reviews
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

The apt is big, clean and fully furnished . The garden is huge and beautiful. The rooms are big but the ones on the ground floor are dark and the window faces right out onto the street. Even if it is not noisy you have...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I only wish I could've stayed longer. The place itself is beautiful, clean and spacious rooms, kitchen equipped with everything you might need and a good position close to the ferry pier. But the two standouts are definitely James (the host) and his wonderful garden....More

Thank Lorenzo P
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Very Impressed with this place. The rooms a re very nice & clean & well appointed as the bathrooms, the lounge & kitchens huge & the garden is beautiful. Right on the edge of town so only a short walk down to Peters Bar etc,...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I can highly recommend staying with James and Claudia as you will most likely meet the most welcoming hosts on Faial island. We were traveling with a small baby and their place is a great fit for young families and children. We loved the banana...More

Thank Martin L
Response from James R, Owner at Banana ManorResponded 27 August 2016

Thank you for taking time to write about your experience at Banana Manor. It's a great pleasure to hear that you liked what we have to offer. We certainly enjoyed having you as our guests. It is wonderful to see that couples with young children...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016

From the minute we arrived at the Banana Manor, we felt as if we had stumbled into the home away from home we never knew we had. The manor's positive, laidback vibe starts with its welcoming hosts Claudia and James and extends to the expansive...More

Thank brazwhazz
Response from James R, Owner at Banana ManorResponded 27 August 2016

Thanks for choosing Banana Manor for your time in Faial. It was such a pleasure to host you. Lovely that you all enjoyed relaxing and playing at our house and in our garden :-) I hope you had a safe trip home and you and...More

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clau s
27 August 2016|
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No, there are rooms with private bathrooms, too. The only time you may hear loud music at night is during the city festival Semana do Mar that starts on the first Sunday in August and lasts one week.
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"If you choose the rooms upstairs they do not have the private bathroom but they are better that the ones..."
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"All the rooms on the first floor were wonderful."
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"All rooms face the front. You can get a view of Pico from the single room."
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