Destination guide

Head to the remote city of Santana

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Santana. Travelers like the parks, gardens and island views in this relaxing and scenic city. Monte Palace Gardens and Madeira Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Santana

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Santana a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Madeira Theme Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • PR11 Vereda dos Balcões (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Quinta Da Junta (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Santo da Serra Golf Club (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Funchal Cable Car - Monte Station (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Palheiro Golf Club (10 mi / 16 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Santana

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Santana. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monte Palace Gardens (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Botanical Garden (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Palheiro Gardens (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • PARQUE FORESTAL DE QUEIMADAS (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Pico Das Pedras (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Pico Ruivo (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Santana

Fly into Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo), the closest airport, located 10.6 mi (17 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Santana?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,720 vacation rentals near Santana. From 446 Houses to 46 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Santana for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Santana?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Santana. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Faial Beach: 2,211 vacation rentals
  • Madeira Theme Park: 2,441 vacation rentals
  • Pico do Ariero: 2,565 vacation rentals
  • Pico Ruivo: 2,567 vacation rentals
  • Santana: 2,434 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Santana! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Santana?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Santana:

  • Funchal: 1,773 rentals
  • Arco Da Calheta: 1,120 rentals
  • Ponta Do Sol: 1,444 rentals
  • Paul Do Mar: 847 rentals
  • Estreito da Calheta: 1,054 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Santana?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Santana. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Faial Beach: 2,211 rentals
  • Madeira Theme Park: 2,441 rentals
  • Pico do Ariero: 2,565 rentals
  • Pico Ruivo: 2,567 rentals
  • Santana: 2,434 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Santana listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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