Beach Villa detached ocean front between banana fields in the National Park of Madeira. Romantic-Family-Adventure! A perfect base for a couple who want a relaxing holiday away from it all or a family or group who also want to be in the country for an activity holiday of coastal and levada walks but, not far from everything. Licensed by the Madeira authorities.
The villa is reminiscent of an American beach house has 3 bedrooms. Two have private balconies with both ocean and mountain views. The master bedroom has an en suite bathroom. The kitchen, dining area and lounge with a balcony the width of the Villa are spacious.
The whole villa is minimalist well-designed by the owners for families and groups on holiday. All the fixtures and fittings are like new as the owners, their family and friends have only utilised the Villa for short periods in summer months. The accommodation is bright and spacious and all windows have shutters. There is a garage, short drive and a traditional Portuguese barbecue.
From 390 Euros for 7 nights in 2013 the Villa is Great value for money.
-A spacious villa between banana fields next to an Atlantic beach
-A villa with spectacular mountain, ocean, banana field and views from its sun, balconies terraces
-In the district with the most Laurisilva forest with famous walks such as the PR19 Paul do Mar - Prazeres and the ancient Levadeiro walk to Faja da Ovelha starting in the village and other walks such as The Levada Nova, Rabacal/Paul Da Serra walks including those to The 25 Springs not far away
Wireless Internet access is included and hire car: Wireless internet access is included
Hire car or not? We recommend pick up of a hire car and drop off at the airport.
Airport transfer: but, some of our clients do not want a hire-car for the whole holiday or to drive. One solution is we can pick 3 people up at the airport and return clients to the airport for 35 Euro each journey. Also, we can offer lifts to some of the attractions including white sand beaches at Calheta and other places such as the start of walks for a reasonable fee per kilometre.
Nothing far away and plenty to do!: The village has a small supermarket, shops, a bank, medical centre, bars/cafes & restaurants. Popular activities in & around the village are: levada forest walks. Fishing, swimming, snorkelling & surfing. Paul quite flat for Madeira is easy to walk around, roller-skate & cycle. There are many festas (festivals) & the streets are alive with different languages as the locals who work abroad return home all year for a well-earn holiday with family and friends!
Free swimming is easy from certain points including the lagoon next to the harbour and the white sand beaches in Calheta town -10 min drive away.
From Calheta marina dolphin whale watching big game fishing boats operate. Also in Calheta town area there are free white sand beaches, an international art centre Casa das Mudas which stages performances and exhibitions small shopping centres and a supermarket.
Prazeres village has a small zoo art galleries & restaurants. From Ribeira Brava there's easy access to the north