Peace and great views!


Home Description

Moinho do Marco offers a truly unique escape in self-catering rural turism style, in one of the most picturesque settings in the world: the Natural Reserve Park of Arrabida in Setúbal, Portugal. Moinho do Marco is a unique corner of the world. You come here for a romantic getaway, or a few days with the family, or simply to rest; to enjoy peace and tranquility, ocean views, deserted beaches, fresh fish, hidden wine gems. It's an escape to tranquility, peace, quiet, pure air, scenery beyond words. Come and enjoy the stunning views from Setúbal city, the Sado Estuary National Reserve, the Troia Peninsula and the Southern area of the Serra da Arrábida (candidate to World Heritage by the UNESCO). Two experiences to choose from: 1) The Moinho / the mill Ideal for couples. The mill will make sure you have a true escape from daily life, routine. Here the clock will stop and it'll be just you two. 2) The Apartment The Apartment is ideal for a group of four friends, or a family of four. We will happily provide all the necessary for newly arrived members of the family. 1.- THE MOINHO / THE MILL: This corner of the world is unique. It's romantic. That's why we chose it. Because it's quiet, hidden. The Moinho is truly a unique experience. Once you arrive, the whole world comes to a halt. Peace and quiet take over. Immediately, it's just you two. Nothing else Who can resist to the enchantment of lying down under the gears of a mill of 1855? The Moinho offers a unique opportunity to travel back in time. 150 years, roughly. The Moinho was used to produce flour in the olden times and has now been remodeled to offer a unique experience, while keeping the vast majority of the inner machinery used in flour making. The occupants of the mill have at a short distance and into exclusive, access to a barbecue with veranda. The barbecue is equipped with a worktop and a sink in marble as well as a coal barbecue. All these, while you enjoy the stunning sights, sitting around a stone used long ago in the grinding work of the mill . Appliances: vitroceramic cooktop, music (USB, MP3, CD, radio), microwave oven with grill, kettle, toaster, Nespresso coffee machine, fridge with small freezer. Air conditioning / heat pump. Bathroom dug in the rock with natural light. The natural light is got through fanlights open in the ceiling. You have at your disposal a large shower in semi-circular shape as well as a towel-heater. 2.- THE APARTMENT The Apartment offers a calm environment for a family of four seeking time together in a relaxing self-catering setting. A two-bedroom apartment with one en-suite master bedroom, a fully equipped kitchen and a living & dining area. You may also opt to take breakfast outside, by the pool. Under the shaded area, common area during the day, there are wooden chairs, tables and deck chairs to hunker down comfortably to read, to relax or just to see the wonderful views over the Sado River estuary and the Tróia peninsula as well as to observe the flight of the birds from the Arrábida Natural Park. When the dawn comes, it is simply fantastic to lean under the starry sky in which we can see clearly the constellations. Summer nights even offer us the meteor shower. DISTRIBUTION: it has an area of 51 m2 distributed in living-dining room, kitchen, room with bunk bed (200 cm. x 90 cm.) and there is the possibility of including a single fold-away bed (200 cm. x 80 cm.); the main room (200 cm x 160 cm. bed) and the bathroom. EQUIPPED WITH washing machine, refrigerator with small freezer, glass-ceramic cooktop, extractor, coffee machine, toaster, kettle, food mixer, dishes, cutlery, glassware, set of kitchen pots and pans, Tupperware, iron and ironing board, and all the necessary to make a quick cleaning... Central heating in cold weather.


Room Details

Sleeping Arrangements

Bathroom Arrangements

  • Open
  • Not Available




Contact the Manager
My travel dates are flexible.
By clicking 'Send Email' you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Owner Profile