About this listing
Madeira North Coast Guesthouse was born from a young couple that searched balance with Nature combining the pleasure of welcoming people "Receiving people is our way to travel without leaving home."
Good indoor and outdoor areas in a familiar, special, quiet and cozy ambience. It's a place for backpackers, surfers...Perfect for spontaneous and relaxed people who want to be in contact with the real Madeira culture and local people.
Our house is composed of 3 double bedrooms with private bathrooms, living room, fully equipped kitchen, barbecue... It allows our guests to prepare their own meals using some vegetables or herbs from our biological garden, have a quiet good night sleep, to do the laundry, watch TV or DVD, 24H free Wi-Fi access or simply relax enjoying the view and the silence.
We also offer outdoor personal training, surfboard rental, private surf lessons, and guide surfing.
The two friendly hosts Andreia and Ruben are there to welcome you and offer you an excellent stay...English and Portuguese spoken.
Our Privileged and quiet location overlooking the São Vicente Mountains and valley makes it easy to access the nearby surf spots, São Vicente Caves and the Volcanism center, and the Lime Route. In a 10 minutes walk to the Village center you can find some, bars, an ATM machines, Banks, Pharmacy, petrol station and bus station. By the sea you can find a nice backery, small supermarket and some restaurants where you can eat good and cheap.
The surrounding environment allows acquire or regain healthy lifestyle habits through practice Exercise and healthy eating, with some organic produce from our small garden. The proposed activities are these cultural or sports, sea or mountain are diverse and are always related to Nature. The Surf, outdoor training, walks taken by the observation of various plants or birds are some of the ways to explore the North Coast of Madeira Island.
It's your house! Feel as if you were at home. We want you to be as comfortable as possible.
São Vicente is a pleasant village in the north of the Island set in one of the most beautiful valleys of Madeira. The São Vicente Caves “Grutas de São Vicente” are the best underground channels of lava ever found in Madeira. The result of an eruption that occurred about 400,000 years ago they were first discovered in 1885. Enjoy a guided tour by a specialist through the caves and learn how they were formed.
For other areas of interest visit São Vicente's main church in the centre of the village. Dedicated to Saint Vincent and built in the 17th century it has magnificent ceiling paintings, in one of which Saint Vincent is blessing the town.
Down the valley by the sea find a small symbolic chapel built in 1694 constructed right on the very spot where it is said Saint Vicente appeared. The town of São Vicente is fast becoming popular with surfers thanks to a pebble beach with excellent conditions where many surfers from all over Europe come to ride the waves.
We can arrange to pick you up at Funchal Internacional airport for 40€ máx. two people each way, if you wish us to do so please confirm your travel details 3/4 days before your arrival in Madeira Island.
You can pick up a Taxi in the airport to São Vicente, that will cost approximatly 70€ and take arround 45 minutes.
If you choose a public transport, pick up the aerobus from the airport to Funchal (every 30 minutes and costs approx. 5€). Than get a bus to São Vicente. The Bus numbers are 6 / 139 / 150. For more information please check the website of the bus compay Rodoeste.
You can park the car on the street in front of the house.
Travelling is much more than discovering new places, is also meeting new people and the way they live and face their lives ...
Feel at ease, be respectful, clean, and have fun.
Smoking inside the house is not allowed.
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