Lower the cost of living, reduce your carbon footprint, and improve the overall quality of your life – come to the Portuguese islands in the middle of the mighty Atlantic to live and work with inspiring like-minded people from all over the world! Our traditional Azorean family house Quinta do Bom Despacho welcomes you to a unique experience of sustainable community living and beautiful indoor workspaces with ocean views and breathtaking natural surroundings. All just a 15-minute walk from the city center of Ponta Delgada on São Miguel Island.

Digital nomads welcome!

In November 2021, Quinta do Bom Despacho starts to offer a unique coliving and coworking experience to all kinds of professionals working remotely: artists, writers, journalists, creative thinkers, designers, content producers, social media managers, developers and many more. It’s fully equipped and suitable for the needs of permanent digital nomads, but also for the needs of environmentally cautious or even just sustainability-curious freelancers, couples or groups who would like to stir up their working routine with a month or longer workation, where you can cultivate and adopt eco-friendly and healthier habits.

Come live at the Quinta!

We're happy that you're interested in joining us! To begin the application process, just fill the form:


After we get your request, we'll contact you to continue the application. Any questions? Get in touch!
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Frequently asked questions

How the application process works?
It’s easy, just fill the form and we'll get in touch in the next 24 hours. The next step will be a Zoom call, to get to know each other better.

If I’m selected, how much and how can I pay for my reservation?
To guarantee your room at the quinta, you’ll pay the equivalent to a month’s lease in advance. The payment can be made by bank deposit, Paypal or Multibanco.

What’s the minimum length of stay?
We’d love for you to stay longer but require a minimum stay of one month.

What’s included in the price?
Access to all the common areas and working spaces, high speed internet connection, usage of printer and scanner, all day supply of coffee and herbal teas. Weekly set of towels and linen, daily cleaning of common areas, use of the laundry machine, shared bikes and electric vehicle charging station, fresh fruit & veg from the gardens, access to all outdoor areas and the natural swimming pool.

What other paid services are offered?
Cleaning of your room, meals, tours, classes with local instructors, use of the clothes dryer and anything else that you need - we will be glad to make arrangements for you upon request.

More details about our bedrooms and other areas in the presentation below.