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Windmill With Pool In Cercal do Alentejo

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Converted windmill with annex and 10 x 6 metre pool on a 1000 m2 walled plot. Providing seclusion and privacy but only a short walk to all the amenities that Cercal has to offer. The windmill has a cosy lounge with woodburner, an ensuite double bedroom and a single bedroom with an adjacent toilet.

The annex has a large kitchen diner with an open fire and bread oven, a double bedroom and a bathroom. Set in pleasant gardens with 360 views of the surrounding area - perfect.


Owner
Keith & Shona
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, german, italian
Calendar last updated:
March 10, 2017

Amenities

Cercal do Alentejo Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Heated Towel Rail.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Rain Forest Shower. Heated Towel Rail.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double , In Annex.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Ensuite bedroom in mill. With Juliet Balcony
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Single with bunk beds.Toilet & wash basin next to this room.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming

Reviews

4.5/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

Windmill With Pool In Cercal do Alentejo
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
Surrey
5

Beautiful! Very atmospheric and unique. Lots of charm and character but good modern facilities.

  • 5 of 5

Windmill Hill is just as it sounds ! A windmill on a hill overlooking beautiful countryside and when the weather is fair, a sunny spot to relax and unwind.

The Mill, Annexe, garden, courtyard and pool were well maintained and would comfortably sustain a family holiday for 6 particularly in the summer months.

Our visit wasn't blessed with best weather sadly but this did not detract from the beauty of the setting or the hospitality that the Mill afforded us. It was pretty chilly in the evening tho' and blankets and hot water bottles ( provided at the property) were put to good use as were the heaters. Cosy inside once the heaters kicked in, the kitchen was simply but well equipped and family suppers were enjoyed around the beautiful large dining table.

Fred, the manager, was welcoming and helpful and showed us around on our arrival.

The owners were also very helpful and responded to queries efficiently and courteously.

We would definitely recommend Windmill Hill to anyone wanting to enjoy peace and tranquility and beautiful countryside. Being almost a two hour drive from Faro it had the additional benefit for us of being removed from the tourist areas. Few people spoke English so it felt that we were experiencing a true taste of Portugal . It is a beautiful place to stay and we highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for taking the time to review Windmill Hill. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay despite the fact that the weather wasn't great. The beauty of the area is that it can be appreciated in any weather.
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4

Atypique

  • 4 of 5

Site incroyable.

Agréable et confortable.

Voiture indidpensable et multiples destinations intéressantes dans un rayon de 30km.

Destination atypique vivement recommandée.

Merci pour cette expérience

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Cercal do Alentejo Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
WINTER
Jan 3 2017 - Apr 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
$87
$481
 
 
EASTER
Apr 7 2017 - Apr 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
$699
 
 
SPRING
Apr 23 2017 - May 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$97
$575
 
 
EARLY SUMMER
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$674
 
 
HIGH SEASON
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,062
 
 
SEPTEMBER
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$674
 
 
AUTUMN
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$97
$575
 
 
WINTER
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$87
$481
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$124
$812
$2,748
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $125

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Map

Nearest Airport
160 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Cercal
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Cercal
Nearest Beach
13 Kilometres
Villa Nova de Milfontes
Car: recommended

The coastal resort of Villa Nova de Millfontes is a fifteen minute drive away.

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