Camacha Cottage Rental Photos and Description
1 bed sleeps 2, excellent shower,cleaning daily, free fruits, biscuits and milk
The Casa de Pedra is a cottage, beautifully restored from an old stable or hayloft. which has retained much of its original structure and tha basalt stone with which it was originally constructed.It stands in the grounds of the main house, belonging to a Madeiran family, traditionally doctors, who live there all year round. The cottage, a haven, comprises a double bedroom, bathroom and very welcoming sitting room in wood and stone with a fireplace, multi-channel television, hairdresser, internet,fridge, microwave and electric kettle. Cleaning everyday.
There are so many recreational activities to choose, such us two golf courses, horse riding, walks journey along the Levadas (one of which two minutes from the cottage) or even mountain walks
The rural and romantic Casa de Pedra can be found in Camacha 9 miles from Funchal and 10miles from the airport.
Walks & Levadas: The best way to reach the interior of the island of Madeira and enjoy the splendour of its untamed landscape is to follow the footpaths.
Levadas are water courses running round the mountains and were built by the first settlers to carry water to inaccessible farmland. Today they are one of Madeira’s greatest tourist attractions.
Attractions: Madeirahas a number of attractions worth visiting during your holiday. The best-known and most traditional is the descent from Monte to Funchal in a wickerwork sledge. There is a variety of other attractions in other areas of interest that will help you learn more about Madeira while thoroughly enjoying your free time there.
Tours: This is a fascinating landscape, with its high mountains and deep valleys covered by exotic vegetation and colourful flowers. Add to these attractions the charm of the small villages and the cosmopolitan rhythm of the capital, Madeira, and you have plenty of good reasons to set off and explore every corner of the island.The Transport system is top quality and varied. So choosing exactly how you will explore the island is up to you!
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- not suitable for children
- smoking allowed
- unsuitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible
familiar house ,living there all over the year
a couple of medical doctors / surgeons
Filomena purchased this cottage in 1920
Why Filomena chose Camacha
These buildings are integrated in the same area as the main house, and are owned by traditional Madeira Medical doctors who reside there through the year.
What makes this cottage unique
This area is surrounding by a large and beautiful garden with 5000 m2, full of exotic plants from temperate climates.
During the winter season and Spring camellias, magnolias and azaleas are blooming. In April/May rhododendrons are at their maximum splendor.
Situated in a quiet location, with the surrounding beauty of the trees of the forest, Laurisilva of Madeira an indigenous forest, classified as World Natural Heritage, decreed by UNESCO, is the ideal place to enjoy some hiking on foot along the levadas or simply enjoy the fresh country air.