|Flores Island Airport Shuttles|
||You can reserve a hotel in Flores Island or you can make discount airport transportation reservations. Flores Airport is located on the eastern coast of the island of Flores in the Azores.|
Shuttle service provided by hotels depends on where you plan to stay on the island. The Hotel Occidental and the Hotel das Flores have shuttle service to the airport. The airport is only one-half mile away from most hotels in Santa Cruz das Flores. Many of the small hotel owners will pick you up at the airport themselves.
There are six taxi services on the island. José António Semião de Melo Taxis and Jorge Jacinto Avelar Soares Taxis serve the airport directly. Autatlantis is the only rental car agency on the island and has a service desk in the airport.
Hotels near FLW
For those that want to get the feel of life in a different century the Aldeia da Cuada provides 15th century lodging with all the modern amenities. Free meals, complete kitchens, airport transfers, and a private beach make this hotel a special spot.
Flores Island is naturally unique and not so well known. This little island offers a truly one of a kind experience for those that prefer the beach and people that like to get back to nature. Flores Island, Portugal FLW is located at 9970-320 Santa Cruz das Flores in the Azores.
About Flores Island
The airport has one runway that is serviced by small planes from SATA Air Azores. Connections to Portugal and the other islands of the Azores are made only through this airline.
Flores Airport would be considered tiny in comparison to the airports in major cities. The airport has one small store where you can buy local make up, music produced in Portugal, local art objects, and locally made candy. The local tourist authority is in the airport and available daily to help you plan your sightseeing. The airport saw 45,000 visitors in 2013.
Things to do in Flores Island
When you visit Algoa Bay it has a history all its own. The original settlers established a colony on the island of Flores which is near Cedros. There are many things to do and see while visiting this island. You can drop by and view the Ponta do Albernaz, a lighthouse built in 1925. The island is known for its cheese, butter and fishing community.