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Cindy Freitas

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english, portuguese

2 bedroom holiday house (breakfast included) - Quinta Do Milhafre - AL - "Dália"

2 Reviews
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house

Overview

Azores House Rental Photos and Description

holiday house, calm & relaxing area, surrounded by nature

Located on the Eastern tip of the island of Pico, our Quinta offers you a beautiful view of the neighbour island São Jorge. On clear days, you can even catch a glimpse of the island of Terceira. The sound of the birds chirping and the many trees and flowers on the grounds will provide you with a relaxing stay. The modern architecture blends in with the lava rock and gardens outdoors. These gardens inspired us on giving the house its name: 'Dália'. The holiday rental house is for self-catering.

About Us:: Quinta do Milhafre is a small family business, built by the owners them selves. The idea is to provide guests with a relaxing vacation. We speak English and Portuguese. Guests are welcome to use the different barbeque & outdoor sitting areas. We have a laundry service, a reception with a library, a small coffee corner, free wireless internet access and we serve homemade breakfast. There is a playground for the children and many gradens.

Our Quinta: We have 4 houses on our property: Hortênsia, Dália, Girassol & Magnólia. We also have various BBQ areas with outdoor tables. There is a lookout which gives you a beautiful view of our Quinta, its suroundings and of S. Jorge.

More Details

Details for Quinta Do Milhafre - AL - "Dália" 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, 1 Bathroom

Dália sits up high, perched on a base of lava rock. The house offers you 2 bed rooms and can sleep up to 5 people (we add an extra bed when needed). There is a bathroom, a kitchen with stove / oven, fridge, freezer, microwave, toaster and coffee machine. Tere is also a lounge & eating area. From the balcony, Dália also offers a beautiful view of São Jorge. This house is next to the Lookout and a BBQ & outdoor sitting area.

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Cindy Freitas (Owner)
Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english, portuguese

About Cindy Freitas

We began to build our property up in 2000. My father and husband built all the houses, the stone walls, the lookout, the BBQ's... Me and my mother did the gardens, make and serve breakfast and tend to the houses and guests. It is truely a family business! I went to University in the Algarve, where I got a 4 year degree in tourism. I have since then works in an apart-hotal, a youth hostel a car rental here in Pico and I have also worked in a tourist attraction in Toronto, Canada. I have been teaching tourism related classes since 2007.

Why Cindy Freitas chose Portugal

We love what we do and want our guests to enjoy the quiet, cozyness of our houses.

What makes this house unique

The fact that we own 7km2 of land, where the houses are located - including our house, the various gardens, stone walls and pathways, BBQ's, the library and now a playground - offers a quiet vacation. We also offer outdoor sitting areas and all the houses offer a sea view with a view of the island of S. Jorge. We also have a fireplace in Magnólia - a new addition - making it quit cozy during the cold weather.

Reviews

2 traveler reviews

Quinta Do Milhafre - AL - "Dália"
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Superb location and very quiet

  • 5 of 5

We are from France and stayed in Pico for 2 nights (too short). The house location is very impressive: large garden with local trees and shrubs, houses very quiet, large and very clean with all you need. The owners are very helpful and friendly.

Location near the East side of Pico with lot of natural areas to visit.

Recommended for all!

  • Submitted: Dec 15, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So good to hear from you Giraudeau! Yes, your stay was very short, but we are glad to know that you enjoyed our home! We hope to see you again one day! Cindy & Marco
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Leiden, The Netherlands
5

Excellent stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

We are a Dutch couple and stayed in Hortencia for 5 nights. First of all, the house was absolutely fantastic. Brand new, large and very clean with everything you need. The owners built it themselves which was quite impressive. The area is a bit remote but we liked it very much. The views from the patio are lovely and the family who owns it is very friendly and helpful. The father even took us for a nice long walk just because he liked it. There is a main building (also brand new) with a bar and a pool table.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Horta (HOR) or Pico (PIX)
Nearest Beach
1000 Metres
Car: recommended

Piedade is located on the eastern tip of the island of Pico. A quiet village, it offers banks, supermarkets, cafés, a gas station and a pharmacy. This village has lava rock 'beaches' where you can go swimming or lay in the sun. There are many green fields where you can see cows grazing. Piedade is located near Lajes, a town which offers Whale Watching and Swimming with the Dolphins.

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Rates & Availability

Azores House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Medium Season
Sep 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
1 night minimum stay
$51
$354
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
 
Low season
Oct 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
1 night minimum stay
$39
$275
$786
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

* Prices include bedding, towels, water & electricity.
** Prices do not include laundry service.
*** Prices for up to 2 people (for more prices, visit our web site www.quinta-milhafre.com or contact us at info@quinta-milhafre.com).

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Amenities

Azores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Computer Available
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • PC
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Dália Bedroom 1 - 1 double , extra bed can be added
    Dália Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
Notes:
We have laundry service (not included in prices). We also have a library with free internet access and a coffee corner where you can sit and relax.

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