Welcome to Miradouro Da Papalva


My name is Helen.

I am your host here at Miradouro Da Papalva and I wish you the most enjoyable time during your stay.

I speak both Portuguese and English and look forward to making your visit as pleasurable and memorable as possible.

Whether you’re here for adventure, exploring the many beautiful attractions of Pico or simply to relax, I want you to feel right at home!

If there is anything that I can do for you during your stay you only have to ask. I am always available to point you in the right direction and to share with you many ideas and suggestions based upon other guests experiences and current weather conditions.

To contact please call or message me via WhatsApp on  +351 965392280

Information directory

For your convenience, on this page you will find links to most of the local information you may require during your stay. 


From 8:00 to 10:30am  

For the perfect start to your day, you are invited to join other guests at our garden rotunda to enjoy sweeping Atlantic views with a delicious breakfast selection of local produce, tea and freshly brewed coffee. This is always a great opportunity to take in the views, make new friends and discuss your Pico adventures.

Please also note that, by request, alternative dining arrangements are available at private tables situated throughout the property should you prefer to dine alone.

If you’d prefer breakfast at an earlier time or served to your suite, please advise us by 6pm the day prior and we will be delighted to assist.



A daily laundry service is available for your convenience.
Please place your items in the laundry bag provided in your suite by 11am.

Your items will be returned by 11am the following day (weather permitting)


At Miradouro Da Papalva, we would love for you to experience the warmest welcome and an opportunity to personally introduce you the many guest facilities that you’ll enjoy during your stay at our guest house.

In order to provide you with the best possible experience, we request that you kindly advise us of your arrival time.  

If you haven’t already done so, please contact Helen
on +351 965392280 to confirm the time you wish to check-in.


We kindly request that your suite is vacated by no later than 11am on the day of departure.

Should you require an early checkout prior to 8am, would you please advise accordingly and make arrangements to settle any outstanding accounts the day prior


Office Hours

9am to 5pm


Wi Fi Password


Emergency Services

DIAL 112

Bicycle Hire

FREE Bicycle hire is available for your enjoyment and helmets can be provided.
Reservations are available on a first come basis.
Please make your booking with reception.

Outdoor Kitchen and BarBQue Facilities

A fully stocked kitchen complete with utensils, cutlery and plates is available for your use during your stay until 10pm .

We simply request that you leave the area and used cooking utensils clean and tidy and that any garbage is placed in the bins provided.

As a courtesy to other guests, we politely request that noise, particularly late evening is kept to a minimum.

Mini – Bar and Refreshments


For your convenience and enjoyment during your stay, an honour system applies to a fridge selection of cold beverages and tasty snacks located adjacent to the BBQ in the outdoor rotunda.

You are welcome to help yourself and simply mark your selection on the sheet provided for payment to be made prior to checkout.

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At Miradouro Da Papalva we adhere to the strictest hygeine protocols and ensure the thorough cleansing of aur facilities in accordance with procedures to safeguard  your health at all times.

Should you require assistance with PCR testing, documentation,  test appointments, testing locations and other requirements please CLICK HERE or contact Helen




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Where to Eat

Our recommendations on the best places to eat are based upon our guest’s feedback.
Here a some of the most popular local eateries that are sure to delight your taste buds:



Local Activities

Located in Sao Joao,  Miradouro Da Papalva is central to many of Pico Island’s most popular tourist activities.