Spacious family house vintage style. TV & WIFI & garage. Conditions négociable for long term. Rates cover 4 persons. Extra guest is charged 15€/night (cash at the entrance).
Cleaning : The house is cleaned before you enter. In case you stay more than 2 weeks, you are asked to pay apart one weekly cleaning with change of linen.
At need, this amount can be included at the reservation invoice before you do it. After that, you'll need to pay the (independent and totally reliable person english speaking) housewife in cash.
For families, 6 pers max. Children only above 12 years (stairs). Student/young groups not accepted. For eldery there are solutions, contact owner please.
NB : the location does not include any insurances. We ask you to have your own private insurance covering your own helth and the accidents you could cause to others.
The location and the property, more information
We are in a noble very best location of the Island, climate & facilities. Located equidistant (1 to 2 km, walkable) from the historic center of Funchal and the sea (Lido). Easy connections to everywhere in the Island. Borders the tropical garden Magnolia onto which the front terraces show the sea and the city of Funchal (1 km). The privacy is guaranteed by the higt wals around the house.
All services are available, shops open late even on weekends, guided tours (8 person comfortable cars), spas, restaurants, caterers, diving lessons, first flights, etc..
Front view of the park and beautiful mountains. At the end of the landscape, the sea can be seen when sunny. Garage.
Cars, motobikes and Quads to rent at 500 m. Buses at 150m
Supermaket, shops and other facilities (shopping, health, restaurants, entertainment) are 5 minutes by car or bus at 200 m or taxi at a good price. You can also walk : 15/20 min. Recently, braces giving access to the whole island links every parts very quicky.
The house has high walls around, protecting its quiteness and privacy..
The house has its origin in the 1930s and has always belonged to the same family. It was completely rebuilt keeping its typical island style for comfort. It is richly decorated and furnished with authentic vintage vibe.
Fully equipped +++, well maintained, always fresh and clean, it is ready for a family for a short or long stay. Deep cleaning before and after stay is included. During the stay you can have n independent day-basis cleaning; For long stays you are asked to pay a 8h weekly cleaning (good rates).
Ideally, it is designed for 5 people but can accommodate a sixth in a friend's bed (1,75m) or a matrass.
Note: connection to large international TV distribution and broadband wireless. Many gratis wifi points in town.
FUNCHAL - MADEIRA
Funchal is the capital of the island, with its unusual historical center and traditional market unmistakable fruit, vegetables, fish in an interesting building in the 1930s.
Madeira is a portuguese island located at the same latitude as southern Marocco. Its subtropical climate makes low thermic amplitude leads all year and earned him the nickname garden of the Atlantic. The sun is shining the most of the time in all seasons. The minimum rounds 10 ° c, and the maximum rarely exceeds 30 ° c. To visit all year round.
The island is of volcanic origin, the cliffs down to the sea beaches are kind of rocky, arranged by platform giving access to the sea (do not forget special shoes for rocks).
Activities related to nature are those of the sea or mountain (mountaining, diving, boating, hikint, paragliding, etc..) and the mountain.
Residents show affable, helpful, discreet, caring. Security is remarkable, alowing to enjoy the terraces and WIFI free zones.
I was born in this house built by my parents, but it had to be rebuilt in 2002 to accommodate the modern comfort. I lived and worked abroad a long time. Now I want to give a new life to this house which I like a lot.
Confort, hygiene, autenticity, just enough luxury, facilities and activities very near. Personalised and efficient support.
Feeling at home from the first moment.
If you plan to stay longer in Madeira you have here a very best location. Special conditions are then négociable.
Even if your near all facilities and connections, in the morning you open the window to flowers and palm trees. You take your breakfast on the sunny terrace. You have many confortable environments inside and outside to enjoy from.
After a day at sea, walking, or other activities, you can just buy take-away food in a typical meal deal (price and quality imbatables) and eat at one terrace. Or go to many very good and not expensive restaurants. Or BBQ.
After dinner, the unique game-room (feel like a private club) is the place to relax playing billard pool or kicker party, drink a glass talking or, watch a movie on the large flat TV, play social games. Or just stay in the garden looking at the starry sky.
Between one and 15 min WALKING
You have a wide choice of typical or international restaurants. At your ask we will send you more details (even prices). Typical dishes are meat (ESPETADA), fish (ESPADA, unique!!!), fresh Tuna, special white Korn flour cooked. You can walk along the promenade that boards the sea stopping for a drink or eat at the board of the sea.
At 15 min walking you have the noble touristic zone with SUPERMARKT PINGO DOCE, BEACH OF LIDO, DEPARTURES FOR ALL THE ACTIVITIES and excursions covering the whole island. ALL FACILITIES (rent a car, bank, pharmacy, etc.)
The bus and taxi stops are very near the house.
You can use a Mercedes 6 places taxi for a private day tour for 140 € (ask contact to owner)
Sunny almost each day in this part of the island, the BEST CLIMATE of Madeira. Temperatures rarely too high or low. (Means around 20-25) and it rains very few days (the water comes from the top mountains). August is the hottest month. The whole island is covered with luxuriant vegetation and flowers all over the year.
ACTIVITIES and PLACES TO VISIT
- Green Tropical Park in front of the house with tennis courts and bar.
-MERCADO DOS LAVRADORES, a colored market for fruits, legumes and fresh fish.
- Excellent place to mountain walk and SEA activities. Departures for all activities 15 min near
Option private day tour day with 6 places Mercedes costs 140 € (ask contact)
- LEVADAS walking/trekking many levels of difficulty.
- Diving, golf, tennis, etc.
- Also very good conditions to paragliding (with competent coaches).
- Visit possible to Porto Santo, with a 9 km white sand almost savage beach. Madeira has rocks almost all over and black sand from ancient Vulcans.
SPAS in 5* hotels aloud normally using in a per day basis, etc.
- Historical center
- Guided tours available half or entire day to see unique mountain landscapes.
- Botanical garden
- Museum/expositions (Arte contemporanea, Casa das Mudas, Arte antiga, Museu do Mar, etc.)
- Cable railway to MONTE and his gardens with a special way to going back down.
- Natural sea pools of Porto Moniz
- Boat tours in the sea (dolphins and whales)
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 17 2015 - Feb 14 2015
28 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
|Notes||1) CASH deposit at the entrance € 500 fully refundable at the end. In case of accident, we make the repair and give you the invoice for your private insurance.
2) Policy payment and cancellation varies with the period and length of stay. We always try to share risk fairly between the owner and the tenant and find the better solution for both. To be analysed at case by case.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay. Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (EUR) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.