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Wincanton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The setting is in the hills above Santa Cruz (ten minutes drive from the main road in to Funchal.) The hotel is set in well cared for gardens with magnificent Camellia bushes and other shrubs. The accommodation is excellent. The furnishing and decor are very tasteful and there is always a wonderful wood burning fire in the sitting room. We... More 

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Wurzburg, Germany
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54 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying at the Quinta is like being a guest at a country house – at least if you are staying in the main house. Not Downton but a “normal” country house. There are negatives. The hall can feel cold and echoing but the positives easily outweigh these. At this time of year coming home to a log fire every night... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

The staff were very friendly and helpful. The dinners served in the hotel were of good quality and tasty. The communal area was great for relaxing. Our room was small, but had a small balcony. Good breakfast. Very clean.

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Charlottenlund, Denmark
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Very quiet and cozy hotel with excellent staff creating warm atmosphere and friendly owner. If you have the choice just take a room over the terrace looking onto the garden, they are lighter. Simple, but OK breakfast (some more variety would make it even better), beautiful garden and very good location if you don't mind driving a couple of minutes... More 

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Thank Muklee
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26 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This B&B is Part of Santo da Serra, a small place about 15 minutes from the airport and Funchal, near the golf course. Already being surrounded by woods the B&B itself has a beautiful garden which is intended to be extended further. Naturally the views from the rooms are quite pleasant. One has to decide between terrace and wifi though... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 11 April 2016

Location is hilarious, when you wake up you can smell eucalyptus trees. Its totally quite place with very well kept garden and so nice and helpfull staff. Every day there is a simple menu offered and you never can choose wrong - delicious home made typically Madeiran dishes. You feel you are at your private holiday villa, at the same... More 

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Amsterdam
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Reviewed 17 August 2015

Upon arrival the staff welcomed us by our names (yes, they clearly were expecting us) which gives a very welcome feeling. Our room was very clear and had a nice balcony. Both breakfast and diner were tasteful and fresh made. We loved staying here!

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Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 11 August 2015

Quinta Cova do Milho is a fantastic place. The owners and the staff are great. The place is beautiful, the food is perfect and the location is away from the little noise but still close to everything.

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Alba Iulia, Romania
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19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Let us start by saying I am a really picky person and I am always spending hours searching the best location for my holiday. Everything is important, from location, to interior design. I am looking for the little things that make a place special... So...about Quinta Cova do Milho: 1. Location - not far from the airport - about 15... More 

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Verona
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55 reviews
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Reviewed 15 December 2014

The Quinta is in a good and quiet location with great view of the hills.The house is nice, it has a big potential but the managers are not quite up to run it. They are not very talkative, we didn't get a warm welcome at our arrival compared to other places we visited in Madeira during our trip. We choose... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quinta Cova do Milho is caracterized by a warm, family atmosphere that works in harmony with the natural surroundings and makes the guests feel at home. From our balcony, enjoy the starling views of the mountains of Santo da Serra and luxuriant landscape with centenary trees, gardens with exotic flowersROOMSQuinta Cova do Milho rooms are decorated in a modern style and are full of warm colors, providing a welcoming environment. All rooms have a balcony where you can relax while reading or simply enjoying the view.All rooms have:private balconyW.C. Heated towelTV central heatingNon-Smoking RoomsFACILITIESBar - Gardens - Central heating, fireplace - cable TV in the living room with sport TV - games - small library - lounge chairs for sunbathing - free internet with Wi-Fi (social areas) - Free private parking .Breakfast is served in the dining room but can be served on the room's balcony and includes fresh bread and fruit of Madeira. In this case, will be charged a service fee.Regional meals, made with some ingredients of farm, will be served in the dining room of the Quinta Cova do MilhoWe arrange car hire services and transportation to and from the international airport of Madeira as well as any other part of the islandACTIVITIESTry the clean country air and:- Practice golf on the golf course of Santo da Serra built in 1937 and redesigned in 1991 by architect Robert Trent Jones, with three 9-hole courses only 1.5 Km from the Quinta Cova do Milho. We can arrange rounds of golf in the other golf courses in Madeira, Palheiro Golf 15 km or Porto Santo Golf course designed by Balesteros on the island of Porto Santo 2h 30m boat and 20 minutes by plane. Possibility of playing partner.- Horseback riding at the Riding Centre, 1.5 Kilometers from Quinta Cova do Milho- Walking through the traditional 'levadas' where you can enjoy the beautiful Laurissilva forest (classified World Heritage by UNESCO in 1999)- Activities of gardening and agriculture, in the permises- Bathing in the city of Machico or Santa Cruz only 15 to 20 minutes from Quinta Cova do Milho or simply relax in the gardenLOCATIONQuinta Cova do Milho is in the picturesque parish of Santo Antonio da Serra, who is in the City of Santa Cruz on the island of Madeira.We are:22 km from the capital of Madeira - Funchal7 km from Madeira International Airport and the city of Santa Cruz8 km from the city of MachicoWE LOOK FORWARD TO YOUR VISIT ... more   less 

Additional Information about Quinta da Cova do Milho

Address: Caminho do Poiso 191 | Santa Cruz, Madeira 9100-275, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira
Price Range: £48 - £59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Quinta da Cova do Milho 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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