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Find the perfect vacation rental for your Gaula getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Gaula with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Palheiro Gardens and Madeira Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Gaula

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Gaula a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Santo da Serra Golf Club (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Quinta Da Junta (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Palheiro Golf Club (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Funchal Cable Car - Monte Station (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Funchal-Monte Teleferico (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • PR11 Vereda dos Balcões (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gaula

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gaula is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palheiro Gardens (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Botanical Garden (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Monte Palace Gardens (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Santa Cruz Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Reis Magos Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Ponta da Oliveira (2.5 mi / 4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Gaula

Fly into Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gaula?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,450 vacation rentals near Gaula. From 318 Houses to 901 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gaula for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Gaula?

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

  • Santa Maria Maior: 468 vacation rentals
  • Sé: 496 vacation rentals
  • Sao Pedro: 539 vacation rentals
  • Monte: 125 vacation rentals
  • Santo Antonio: 147 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Gaula?

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

  • Madeira Congress Center: 2,517 vacation rentals
  • Funchal Marina: 2,477 vacation rentals
  • Santa Cruz Beach: 1,758 vacation rentals
  • Funchal Farmers Market: 2,473 vacation rentals
  • Palheiro Gardens: 2,342 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gaula listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Gaula?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 318 Houses in Gaula. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gaula include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 901 rentals available
  • Villas: 143 rentals available
  • Cabins: 22 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gaula?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 425 vacation rentals with pool available in Gaula. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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