The morning message came in while I was drinking a coffee. "We have a hedgehog in distress." As you can see our little spikey friend was caught in a fence and had wedged himself in, unable to get out. They are

The Solar Branco Eco Estate is proud to be vegetation and vegan friendly. We believe in welcoming all guests, and we have made sure that our guest meals are sourced on the estate as well as locally grown. If you

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In 2019 we brought our first chickens to the Solar Branco Eco Estate in 2019. In 2020, The Solar Branco Eco Estate made a commitment to convert all our shell, ingredient and liquid eggs to be cage-free by 2020. We’re

Very proud to be the first hotel in the Azores to be featured by Kynder Eco Stays.

We’ve signed up to Tourism Declares, an initiative that supports tourism businesses, organisations and individuals in declaring a climate emergency and taking purposeful action to reduce their carbon emissions as per the advice from The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) to cut

Get out and About. Get Green. The Solar Branco Eco Estate was thrilled to hear about the initiative from Atlantic Bikes in 2019 and we have been looking to support them ever since. From the inception of the business to the

The project aims to unite governments, non-governmental organisations, businesses and individuals in a "mass-scale nature restoration." The Solar Branco Eco Estate is honoured to be the first in the Azores to sign up for this initiative.How works will connect

The Solar Branco Eco Estate is a proud member of the Plastic Pollution Coalition (PPC.) The PPC is a growing global alliance of individuals, organizations, businesses, and policymakers working toward a world free of plastic pollution and its toxic impacts

In 2020 we are pleased to announce that the main field is now officially part of the Solar Branco Eco Estate. While we had started the process of purchasing the field in 2019, the paperwork took longer than we hoped