About this listing
2 bedrooms in a tradicional Portuguese house with a garden and beautiful view to Funchal Bay. Funchal Center in 10 minutes by car or taxi. Madeira Shopping Centre 5 minuts by car, with 106 shops, restaurants, cinema, etc. Excelents public transport near the house. Both rooms have king size beds and bathroom.
Bathrooms: bath with shower, toillet and bidet.
Kitchen: Big country kitchen, fully equipped with stove, microwave, oven, fridge/freezer, washing machine, toaster, coffee machine, kettle, hand liquidizer, iron and board and all the cutlery, etc.
Living Room: The Living room is fitted with 5-pieces sofas, fireplace , tv, cable tv, DVD, wireless wifi internet, etc.
Dining room: Big dining table with 12 chairs, 2 sideboards and other tables.
Large balcony opened to the garden.
Cleaning/towels/linen/maid service: Bedlinen, bathroom towels and beach towels included. Cleaning and linen change is done once a week.
Notes on accommodation
Hair dryer provided.
hob/stove, oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine, iron/ironing board, kettle, coffee machine, cable tv, tv, free wireless internet access.
People with mobility problems can access to the house.
A balcony and a garden with sofá, a table and wicker chairs and decks chairs where you can enjoy a great view of the sea and the mountains.
Perfect to enjoy sunbathing or alfresco dining.
15 minutes by car from Barreirinha Beach that is located near the Old City and the Market. Here you can access the sea, they have sun loungers, changing rooms and the water is crystal clear. Other beaches as Clube de Turismo, Ponta Gorda Beach are also 10 min by car. Madeira´s beaches are all pebble, with the exception of a few which have black sand and a couple with golden sand (Calheta Beach and Machico Beach) which you can access by car in 30 minutes.
15 minutes to Palheiro Golf and 30 minutes to Santo da Serra Golf or you might like to take a day trip to the nearby island of Porto Santo to try out the new course there.
10 minutes by car from the Marina of Funchal with lots of restaurants and excursions to see the dolphins and sometimes whales and turtles. Whale and dolphin spotting and marlin fishing.
Funchal airport is about 24Km from the apartment. Travel time by car is approximately 20-25 minutes.
You are quiet near the Funchal town, 15 minutes far from the Market, the Old City and Barreirinha Beach Resort by car. Going out of town, the fishing village of Câmara de Lobos is about 15 minutes away. Levada walking is one of the highlights of visiting Madeira. The Botanical Garden, Quinta Blandy, Monte Palace are a must for gardening enthusiasts.
Madeira has the most fascinating walk- in Levadas which are the irrigation channels built back between 16th and 20th centuries to bring water from the North to the South. Lots of festivals as Flower festival at Spring, Jazz estival in Jully, Wine festival in September, Carnival in February, Xmas for the amazing lights and New Year for the famous fireworks. Funchal has various museums of interest. To discover Madeira at its best we supply you some guides.
Usually minimum booking is 1 week (if less required, please contact us). Booking for 2 to 4 guests are welcome. Rate given is based on 2 people sharing a room. Booking can be secured by email and confirmed on receipt of 30% deposit. All deposit payments by Paypal or bank transference the remaining to be paid cash on your arrival. We accept UK Pound, Euros and USA Dollars.
About the owner:
I am a teacher and I live with my husband in the house. One of my daughter is studing in Lisbon and the other at the moment is studing at Florence (Italy).
Year builted: 1990's
Why the owner chose a house in this location
The location is fantastic with a beautiful outlook, The garden is perfect to enjoy sunbathing or alfresco dining. It´s quite near the center of Funchal but at the some time we can feel we are leaving in the countryside. It´s also near to the Madeira Shopping centre with a big supermarket,106 shops, cinema, restaurants, etc.