Sleeping in a windmill on the Alentejo coast

In Santiago do Cacém, Portugal, "Herdade do Moinho da Campa" has an excellent location. Near the beaches of the Alentejo coast and the Natural Reserve of Santo André Lagoon, overlooking the Arrábida mountains and surrounded by the aura of the past that predominates in the ruins of the Roman city of Miróbriga. There are several environments that surround this windmill, transformed into a hotel. Its traditional aspect recalls the typical houses, where the whitewashed walls joins the blue line that paints the Alentejo.

Take a deep breath on your vacation

In isolated location, the windmill and the house of Miller cohabit in a balanced surrounding space enriched for an unforgettable vacation.


Suitable for the whole family

From kids to adults, the Herdade do Moinho da Campa offers comfort and warmth to all guests.

Leisure and biological swimming pool

Pool with biological system, sunbeds, hidden nooks, dining area and barbecue.

Countryside and Landscape

Stay with us and enjoy a unforgettable sunset on a fantastic landscape to Santiago do Cacém and the Atlantic Ocean.


The ideal place for you, your family and friends.


The space

Nature, harmony. In the background, a castle of the past. A sunrise, a sunset.
Spend your holiday in Herdade do Moinho da Campa.

Free Parking

We have a small outdoor space at the entrance where you can leave your vehicle at no cost.

Outdoor meals

Our barbecue as well as outdoor dining areas allow you to enjoy the environment.

Biological outdoor pool

The fantastic biological pool promises recreation for the whole family. Enjoy the sun of Alentejo in our sunbeds.

Hidden nooks

The Herdade do Moinho has many hidden nooks where you can enjoy the setting of the sun.

Alentejo landscape

As background, contemplate the Alentejo landscape and fantastic views of Santiago do Cacém and the Atlantic Ocean.

Far yet near

Enjoy the country air and all its surroundings, with all services at less than 2km away.

The Windmill

Restored thinking of you, with everything you need.

For a maximum of 4 people in the windmill you will find:

  • Ground floor: living room and kitchen with a stove, refrigerator, varied dishes, microwave, radio. bathroom with shower. Heating with wood burning stove for the cooler seasons.
  • First Floor / Gallery bedroom with double bed.
  • Second floor: living room with sofa, bistro table with chairs and satellite TV. Double bed. Here is the original Windmill mechanism.
  • Free WiFi

Miller's house

A traditional and comfortable house for your vacations.

For a maximum of 4 people, in the Miller's house you will find:

  • Large kitchen, well equipped, with a wood stove for the winter.
  • Open room with a sofa bed, satellite TV and radio CD.
  • Bedroom 1 with two single beds, and Bedroom 2 with a double bed, each with a wardrobe, two bedside tables, a small table and a chair.
  • Large Courtyard with barbecue, dining and sitting areas in the shade: only for the miller’s house’s guests.
  • 2 bathrooms
  • The miller's house is wheelchair accessible
  • Free WiFi

The region

During your stay at Herdade do Moinho you can enjoy two different environments - Countryside and beach.
Choose the tranquility of the countryside by the pool, the sea breeze from Vicentina Coast or the many existing activities



The Southwest Alentejo Natural Park is the guardian of the beauty of the Alentejo beaches, awarded with international awards. Squeezed between cliffs or stretching in sandy long, they are ideal for the perfect rest. With a well preserved coast, the seashore meets crowded beaches and others still in the wild state. On the way, you will find small shelters to eat fish in villages that look out over the sea.



Alentejo Litoral has a clear vocation for Active Tourism and Nature, owning three Nature Reserves. Of the more than 130km of very rich and diverse coastal landscape that goes from the Sado Estuary to the slopes of the Natural Park of Southwest Alentejo, its beauty invites to hiking and long walks. If you intend to relax, enjoy the calm, the breeze, the sounds and smells of the Alentejo coast has to offer.



The Alentejo is also known for its gastronomy. Migas, the gazpacho, lamb stew, pork to the Alentejo, the soup of purslane, the trotters with coriander and dogfish soup are some of the dishes of the region. Among the snacks we found the sweetbreads, chorizo ​​and sausage, pork ear, snails, greaves and ham. Accompanied with a good Alentejo red wine tempt the palate of those who test these delicacies.


Culture and Activities

In addition to the hidden places and tourist points of interest,in the dams and in the seashore you can find many nautical activities. You can opt for the fishing rod, scubadive, diving, surfing, kite surfing or windsurfing (several schools in the area). Municipal roads, despite the lack of bike lanes, are excellent for touring. And our mild climate allows activities such as parachuting, paragliding, ballooning and tours in ultra-light.


  • Santiago do Cacém, quiet town with all services (supermarkets, hospital, pharmacies, banks, cafes, restaurants, shops) as well as the castle, parish church and the local museum.
  • Roman ruins of Miróbriga, one of the most important vestiges of the Roman occupation in the South West of Portugal, about 1km.
  • Badoca Safari Park, about 15 minutes, for a day of adventure among wild animals.
  • Natural Reserve of Santo André Lagoon, a paradise for ornithologists, which is migration route of numerous waterfowl, about 10 min drive.
  • Beautiful beaches, about 15 min drive.
  • ... And many more charms and crannies to discover ...
  • Reservations

    We will be happy to host you.
    Make your reservation.

    Herdade do moinho
    Windmill October - May June - September
    Up to 2 people 130 € / night 160 € / night
    Up to 4 people 180 € / night 210 € / night

    miller's house
    MILLER'S HOUSE October - May June - September
    2 people 130 € / night 160 € / night
    4 people 180 € / night 210 € / night
    In July and August the minimum stay is 1 week.

    Included: bed-linen, towels, kitchen-towels, wood for the stove. Electricity, water and gas.

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    (+351) 914 320 535

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    Herdade do Moinho da Campa
    7540-060 Santiago do Cacém, Portugal
    GPS: 37º59'51.60 "C; 8º41'42.34"