Casa Alegra is a substantial, fantastically-appointed modern 3 bedroom detached residence with incredible views over the bay of Funchal. It is the perfect base for exploring the whole island, and Madeira's renowned, world-class golf courses are within easy reach: (Palheiro 20 minutes and Santo da Serra 30 min).
Perfect for singles, couples or large groups of friends and families.
The internal living accommodation available to you is 200 square meters over two floors (gym on the ground floor and barbecue area are in addition to this). The spacious sitting room, with real log fireplace is open plan to the dining room and opens onto the surrounding terraces. There is a large flat screen television with cable access (many language channels) and a well-stocked DVD and book library for guests to enjoy.
The 3 bedrooms are upstairs with large double beds sleeping up to 6 people comfortably. All bedrooms have plenty of wardrobe space and terraces. The main bedroom has an en suite bathroom. There are 2 further bathrooms and 1 further cloakroom / WCs. Every bedroom leads on to the terrace.
There is a spacious fully equipped kitchen with all the necessary utensils and separate breakfast area.
Outside there is cultivated garden, several generous terraces where you can enjoy magnificent views, dine in the sun, hammock and loungers for lazy afternoons and a traditional stone barbecue area. Views over the mountains, town and Funchal harbour are spectacular and the terraces are the perfect place to enjoy Madeira's famous New Year's fireworks.
Located in a tranquil, upmarket residential area, Casa Alegra is only 10 minutes from the centre of Funchal by car or 20 minutes by bus (regular service, 3 minute walk to the bus stop and a bit longer uphill on the way back).
With the express highway only 3-4 minutes away by car, everything is within easy reach and a car is recommended for enjoying all that the beautiful island of Madeira has to offer. Alternatively taxi services can be arranged as required. Walkers will enjoy the local forest, not to mention the levada walks Madeira is famous for.
Your English speaking host lives in a separate self-contained flat on the premises, so is always on call if needed.
Arrivals welcome on any day.
Airport transfers and general taxi services can be
arranged on request.
Prices are the same for all seasons.
Supplies of guidebooks and local maps.
A welcome basket is provided for all new arrivals.
A cot & baby chair if required (please request when booking).
Bed linen and full range of towels are changed weekly. Cleaning is done twice a week.