What is(are) your name(s)?
Sharon Perrie and Jonathan Perrie
For how long have you been running a B&B?
Please share something about the history of your present bed and breakfast.
What are the unique characteristics of your B&B?
We have fantastic views and each of our rooms has a unique decorative style as does the whole house.
Based on your guests' opinions, what feature of your B&B has made their stay special?
Our amazing views, hospitality, and the peacefulness you feel when you stay here.
Please describe in short your bed and breakfast and its general services and amenities.
We have a large garden with a duck pond. Private parking secured by gate. There are some animals on the ground, a donkey, dogs and cats which are friendly. Inside the house we have a tv room, a massage room, a large living room with a self service bar. Tea and cofee facilities available in the small kitchen. There are a few different terraces outside also to enjoy. We have an outdoor swimming pool with sun loungers. WIFI available in common areas.
How many rooms are offered at your B&B and what is its maximum capacity?
We have 6 rooms in the main house and 3 suites in a separate building called Casa da Luz 50m down from the main house. Max capacity is 21 people.
What kinds of rooms do you offer?
1 standard room which has a separate room inside with bunk beds for 2 children under 8 years old. 3 other standard rooms in the main house. 1 sea view/tower room and 1 sea view room with balcony. We have 3 suites, 1 standard, 1 sea view and 1 sea view with balcony.
Please describe the in-room facilities for each type of room in your B&B.
Heating, laundry facilities available, water and a Liqor. Bathrooms have showers.
Which room is your personal favorite?
My favorite rooms are the sea view room with balcony in the house as it has a lovely view. The sea view room in the house also as it is a tower room ad it is more spacious. The sea view suite with balcony is also very special, it has the best views of any room.
What do the room rates include?
Breakfast, private parking, use of all facilities, Tax.
Do you offer any special packages?
Weekend pack ( 2 nights with breakfast, a dinner for two). Honeymoon Pack ( 2 nights with breakfast, a dinner for two, champagne, chocolates and flowers). Relax pack ( 2 nights with breakfast, a dinner for two, 2 shiat su massages). Adventure pack ( 2 nights with breakfast, a dinner for two, EITHER a guided walk in the serra of Sintra with snack pack OR a guided segway tour in the serra of Sintra).
What may guests expect from a typical breakfast at your property?
When and where is breakfast served?
In the dining room from 9 - 11am.
Are dietary needs accommodated?
We accommodate people per request, no additional payment.
Do you serve other meals?
we serve dinners on request for 25 euro per person with wine included. We do not have a restaurant so dinners must be requested before 2pm on the day of Dinner and it is always served at 8pm.
Are there cooking facilities, which guests may use?
we have tea and coffee facilities and fridges for drinks in our bar but in special cases for children or babies we allow guests the use of our kitchen.
Is your bed and breakfast suitable for children?
We have had children of all ages stay with us, we have a lot of stairs so it is not ideal for very small children.
Do you accept pets?
What is your smoking policy?
No smoking permitted anywhere inside the house. The terraces outside can be used.
Is there a parking facility on premises or nearby?
Private parking secured by gates which the guests are given a code to open.
Is your B&B suitable for disabled guests?
What safety precautions are provided at your B&B?
Our premises has a very steep drive and the only way in is through the gate. Our doors are locked by code also. The area we are in is a very safe area and we have never had a problem with security. Fire alarms also.
What is your check-in/check-out policy?
Check out by 12:00 hours and check-in at 14:00 hours.
Are there a minimum number of nights for staying at your B&B?
How can guests check availability and make a reservation?
Through our website in our reservation page. Via email firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone 00351 219 283 192. Reservation require a deposit of 20%. Credit card details must be given.
What is you cancellation policy?
What types of payment do you accept?
Credit cards and cash.
Is there a special etiquette that guests should know about and comply with?
Please tell us what things guests might enjoy visiting, seeing, doing, etc. in your area.
Sintra is amazing, many wonderful things to visit, castles, gardens, public houses. Cascais has lovely beaches and a marina also. Many lovely restaurants also in the region.
Where is your B&B located and how it may be reached?
Between Sintra and Cascais, best located by car and more easily accessed by car. One bus runs between Cascais and Sintra and passes by Azoia where we are located.
What would you say to people who have never stayed in a bed and breakfast?
The great thing about our guesthouse is we want you to feel at home, our staff are friendly and available when you need them but also leave you alone to enjoy the house as your own. Our dining room has one large table so guests eat together at breakfast which if great if you like to meet new people or you take your breakfast to the terraces outside for a more private breakfast.