Welcome to Solar de Lalém


Individual and stylish holidays in a Manor

Solar de Lalém is a historic, aristocratic property that was a residence for captains of the King of Portugal in the 17th century. It is set in splendid scenery, between the typical green hills of São Miguel and the Atlantic coast, near the small village of Maia. In the fifteenth century, colonizers were attracted to the area because of the beautiful, fertile countryside. The oldest part of residence, the Chapel, is dedicated to São Sebastião.   It was built in 1687 and has been preserved in its original condition.

The entrance to Solar de Lalém was constructed in 1742 and the house, fully renovated and enlarged, was completed in 1850.
Solar de Lalém, meaning Manor House above the village.

The House

A Unique Historic Ambience

The Manor House has been transformed for tourism into a modern, well equipped guest house that retains strong links with the past. Each room has its own individual character, complete with attractive antique furnishings.

The antiques can be found throughout, including in the rustic dining room, the comfortable living room and the cosy bar near the garden. The large terrace has wonderful sea views.  A private swimming pool is set within a beautiful, sub-tropical garden with a variety of palm trees and typical flowers of the island.

The Bedrooms

Stylish & individual

Solar de Lalém offers 10 bedrooms, all wonderfully antique furnished.

6 rooms,  including one suite, are in the Manor House.  The rooms have private facilities, central heating and sea view.

4 bedrooms are in the Garden House with private facilities and garden view.

We offer our guests a free of charge WLAN Internet connection.


Friendly & personal

Solar de Lalém is run by the owners. Who provide a pleasant atmosphere with individual, personal attention to your holiday needs.

During the summer, a breakfast buffet is served on the garden terrace where you can also enjoy an evening drink while you relax and chat with other guests.

After arrangement we will also serve a light evening dinner.



All prices per room, breakfast included in EUR


March, April, November 2023

Double 110 €
Single 90 €
Suite 150 €
Extrabed (2-12 Years) 30 €

Double - €
Single - €
Extrabed (2-12 Years) - €


May, June und October 2023

Double 140 €
Single 120 €
Suite 180 €
Extrabed (2-12 Years) 36 €

Double 120 €
Single 100 €
Extrabed (2-12 Years) 34 €


July, August und September 2023

Double 160 €
Single 130 €
Suite 200 €
Extrabed (2-12 Years) 50 €

Double 140 €
Single 120 €
Extrabed (2-12 Years) 40 €

Conditions of Reservation


A reservation request should be sent, ideally using the On-line Reservations Form, correctly completed.
We will inform you, in writing, of availability and confirmation of your reservation.


The reservation can only be fully finalized on receipt of your deposit (30% of the full payment) by bank transfer.
Please make your payment immediately you receive confirmation of availability by us. If the transfer isn’t received within 10 days, unfortunately, we’ll have to cancel the reservation.
Please note, that we don´t accept debit- or credit cards.


If you need to cancel your reservation, please write to us.

Our Cancellation Policy:
45 days or more, before arrival:
30% of the total amount
Between the 35th and 45th day:
50 % of the total amount
Less than 35 days, before arrival:
80% of the total amount

If a client leaves before departure date he will be charged as the original booking was made.


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Thank you.

Estrada de Sao Pedro
9625-391 Maia
Sao Miguel/ Azoren

+351 296 44 20 04


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