The Bed and Breakfast, Argonauta (Argonaut) historically stands for the “brave navigator”. Dating back at least three centuries, the original building was thoroughly remodeled in 1929, when it featured the first bathroom in Fajã Grande and the only piano on the island of Flores.
Argonauta stands near the parish church. Dating back at least three centuries, the original building was thoroughly remodeled in 1929, when it featured the first bathroom in Fajã Grande and the only piano on the island of Flores. Since 1991, the small Guesthouse has been functioning with a resident owner, registered as private lodging with local tourist authorities; in 2016 a new Argonauta took the helm, renovating and continuing its peacefully welcoming visitors from any culture to Fajã Grande and Flores Island for the 26th consecutive year! Today’s Argonauta features a warm place where feelings spouse in a while the stay for the discovery of this island; it will be the wanted place to have a rest after a great walking or a sunny bath, surrounded by many other books, pictures and stories from many countries.. one will no stop to travel! All within the 5 art rooms and suites with bathroom into the main house. The house step also into the future sharing a goal with the past: to guarantee the usual, personal, high-Atlantic hospitality to guests, providing them with the secret maps for breathtaking walks, car & photographic tours, kayaking, canyoning, or marine and lake routes.