Welcome to the Grand Hotel

One of the most iconic hotels in Ponta Delgada, well-known for its prime location, is close to the historical center, facing the marina and boasting amazing ocean views.

The décor of classic inspiration evokes the European style of "Grand Hotel" and Grand Hotel Açores Atlântico is considered as the 5-star landmark of the main Azorean city, meeting all the standards of quality and level of service expected of a hotel of this caliber.

Our Story

The Grand Hotel Açores Atlântico is also a themed hotel that showcases historic elements related to the legacy, estate and maritime tradition of the Bensaude Group through a magnificent collection of unique and historical pieces.

Inspired by the century-old history of one the most important Portuguese maritime companies - Insulana Navegação – the Grand Hotel Açores Atlântico will transport you back into the times of Portuguese and world navigation, remembering the Lisbon - Madeira - Azores routes and other more adventurous ones to the United States.

Voyages of history and steam-powered stories that are part of the imagination of those who embarked on some of the most fantastic ships and packet-boats of the 19th and 20th centuries. Be a passenger of the Grand Hotel and imagine yourself inside ships, like the Atlântico, the Carvalho Araújo, the Lima or the Funchal.

Welcome aboard.

Main Amenities

  • Room service
  • Private parking paid (10€/day - upon availability)
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Gym
  • Family suites
  • Bar
  • Restaurant

Reasons to visit São Miguel Island

São Miguel Island is a culturally diverse destination that will please a great variety of visitors. Museums, live entertainment venues and regularly scheduled artistic performances offer travelers an opportunity to experience the many facets of Azorean history and tradition. Ponta Delgada is the main city in São Miguel Island, and visitors are able to explore and discover interesting details of its architectural style fusion by taking a stroll along its streets.

The magical Terra Nostra Garden

Parque Terra Nostra

Whale Watching

Explore Walking Trails


Unique waterfalls