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Maria Noronha

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese

Modern and sunny beach house with porch, barbecue and panoramic sea views

4 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

Portugal House Rental Photos and Description

Familiar, colorful and bright, 3 bedrooms, 6 people capacity

The house of Pedra Branca is a one-story house, located in a quiet place that invites to rest and where we can enjoy a magnificent view over the beach, the Port and the mountains.

It has three spacious bedrooms with wardrobes, two bathrooms and one private. The rooms are in continuity with the kitchen wich is fully equipped. It has a fixed barbecue, a mobile and an outside shower with hot water. The decor is modern, colorful and comfortable. On the porch facing the sea you can dine, sunbathe on loungers or just enjoy the unique view.

Come to Casa da Pedra Branca and let yourself be involved in this environment of tranquility!

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Maria Noronha (Owner)
Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese

Reviews

5
based on 4 traveler reviews

Modern and sunny beach house with porch, barbecue and panoramic sea views
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Fantastic house with the best sea view

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Maria’s house from December 15 to February 16 and had a fantastic time in Porto Santo. The house is exactly as described. We were warmly welcomed in Madeira by Maria and in Porto Santo by the 2 Claudias. They are the contact in Porto Santo and looking after the house. The property was spotless clean and we got an introduction of the entire house with the washing machine, the gas for hot water, the BBQ etc. and a lot of tips which made life easier on the island. We can strongly recommend the house to all interested parties.

Our plan was to relax and get new power for the future. That plan worked perfectly. We played a lot of golf in the Porto Santo Golf Club. There are some nice restaurants on the island, but quite a lot are closed in winter time. Our favorite restaurants were Torres, Casa d’Avo and Vila Alencastre. But mostly we had dinner at home looking over the sea and enjoyed life.

We highly support the comments from the other reviewers, who liked this house as much as we did.

We will be back next year.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your nice words! It is always a pleasure to receive guests as friendly as you. I am very pleased that you enjoyed and appreciated the house . We always try that our descriptions are the most accurate as possible and that people feel like they were home. The house will be there waiting for you next year! Kind regards, Maria Noronha
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5

Perfect house with great sea view

  • 5 of 5

We spent an absolutely relaxing week in this great house and would highly recommend it to everyone. It was totally clean and equipped with everything you need. Fantastic kitchen with everything you need to cook on a high level. The house is decorated with very good taste (and love) in yellow, orange and blue. The sea view from the large terrace is just amazing. You can see from one end of the beach to the other. You see the waves and we never got enough of sitting there just enjoying the fantastic view.

We met the very sympathic owner Maria in Funchal before we came over to Porto Santo and she brought us fruits and herbs from her garden and gave us a lot of useful information. When we arrived at the house, Claudia who is working for Maria, welcomed us and we were surprised to find more welcome gifts like bread, cheese, vine, biscuits, water, many exotic fruits etc. Claudia is a very nice person who speaks good English and we could call her and ask for help if needed. Maria also organized a taxi driver in advance who picked us up when we arrived with the ferry. Everything was perfectly organized to let us feel like very appreciated guests.

The beach is amazing and it looks like in the Carribean Sea. We would recommend to walk along the beach until the end of the island and you will really experience privacy, nature, water in all shades of blue and much more.

The village is nice and clean and you can buy everything you need in the supermarket (also fresh fish).

We recommend the restaurant/beach bar 'Pe Na Agua'. It is at the beach (very close to the house) and you can sit inside or outside with great view. The food is very good and the prices more than reasonable. All in all we had a perfect stay and nothing to complain. We will definitely come back to this house and this beautiful island which is still a kind of secret address (at least in Germany many people haven't heard about it). Thank you Maria and Claudia for making our holidays perfect.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for sharing your experience! We always try our best to make our guests feel at home and make their stay pleasant. Our guests opinion is very important to us , so we can keep finding ways to improve your stay. I'd love to have you in my house again! Warm regards Maria
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5

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

We staied in this wonderful house from 01 to 05 june 2015.

What can we say....we really loved this place! It is a full accessorized house, comfortable and with a great sea view!

We never expected to find such a beautiful home, just sad to leave from there.

Unfortunately the weather was often cloudy, but it wasn’t a problem because we often had walks on the sandy beach or used bikes (they are free of charge!) to go and visit nearby.

At our arrival there was a private taxi to wait us and bring to the house. Excellent service.

Thank you really much Armanda!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words! It means a lot to me that you enjoyed your stay in my house! If you ever come back to Porto Santo, I'll be very happy to have you in my house again. Warm regards, Armanda Maria
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5

wunderschönes haus

  • 5 of 5

wir hatten einen wunderschönen urlaub in dem sehr schönen, gepflegten, sauberen geräumigen haus. maria, die vermieterin ist eine sehr nette frau, als wir anreisten hatte sie uns ein warmes essen einschließlich nachtisch gekocht. den tisch wunderschön gedeckt, eine flasche rotwein mit tollen gläsern stand auf dem tisch.......eine riesenschale frisches obst und noch viel mehr.

maria hat an alles gedacht was einen urlaub erleichtert. selbst 2 rucksäcke für unterwegs und einkaufstaschen sind vorhanden, sowie ein elektrischer fliegenschläger, der jede schnake trifft.....das haus ist sehr liebevoll eingerichtet, alles ist vorhanden, selbst zusätzlich 2 gemütliche sitzssäcke. von spülmaschine bis waschmaschine. waschpulver ,. toilettenpapier u.v.m.- alles da.

ganz toll ist die terrasse von der man einen wunderschönen blick auf das meer und strand hat. selbst bei dunkelheit kann man die brandung sehen, da der strand z.t. von der beleuchtung angestrahlt wird.

eine große glasscheibe (glaswand) ermöglicht bei fast jedem wetter draußen zu sitzen, auch wenn es noch so windig ist und regnet.

wir waren im november da und lagen dennoch bis in der nacht draußen auf der schönen terrasse, wenn auch mit einer decke zugedeckt. es war herrlich.

porto santo ist eine schöne, überschaubare insel mit einem tollen langen strand. uns hat es sehr gut gefallen, in diesen 2 wochen war es uns nicht langweilig, den strand hatten wir für uns alleine. außerhalb der saison ist es sehr ruhig hier, aber genau so wollten wir es. das wasser ist glasklar, wer keine badewannentemperatur erwartet kann bei ca. 20 -22 grad im meer baden.

im supermarkt kann man frischen tollen fisch kaufen, zu sensationell günstigen preisen...die fähre bringt fast jeden tag frischen fisch von madeira. schön von der terrasse aus zu sehen, wenn sie richtung hafen einläuft....

man kann wandern, stundenlang am strand oder auf die berge,( es gibt 3 oder 4) oder radfahren,

uns hat es sehr sehr gut gefallen, wir haben uns sehr gut erholt. eine insel und ein haus zum erholen, wer den rummel. sucht, dem wird es vielleicht ein wenig langweilig. in den sommermonaten soll es anders sein, da ist dann auch viel mehr "los".

und so "kahl" ist die insel auch nicht, es gibt palmen, kakteen und blühende sträucher und blumen etc.

liebe maria, nochmals vielen dank für alles und die nette betreuung.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2012
  • Stayed: Nov 2012
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Kilometres
Porto Santo Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
'O Moinho' Snack Bar
Nearest Ferry
4 Kilometres
Porto Santo Harbor
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Porto Santo Golf
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
'Pé na Água' restaurant
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
'Pé na Água' Beach
Car: not necessary

Located in the Atlantic Ocean, the island of Porto Santo is one long beach with a bit of an island attached. The beach of soft golden sand is a bather's paradise and stretches for nine kilometers along the southern coast and it is bathed by a very clear, turquoise blue sea. Not only is the water that surrounds the island clean and calm, but also its sand has rare therapeutic properties, which have been scientifically tested, due to being rich in Iodine, Calcium and Magnesium, making this island, a privileged spot where health and well-being go hand in hand.

The safety, as well as the island’s hospitable people makes this holiday venue a quiet and relaxing place, where the island’s natural beauty captivates everyone that goes for a walk or a bike ride on its many trails.

Other than the beach, the island of Porto Santo has a large range of different activities: walking, recreational fishing, diving, sailing, boat and canoe trips, windsurf, kitesurf, jetski, cycling, equestrianism, tennis and also golf, on a course designed by the ex-champion Severiano Ballesteros.

For all this and much more, we can say that this little island is the perfect getaway from the bustle of everyday life.

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Rates & Availability

Portugal House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Época Média / Medium Season
Sep 16 2016 - Oct 31 2016
5 night minimum stay
$129
 
 
Época Baixa/ Low Season
Nov 1 2016 - May 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$95
 
 
Época Média/ Medium Season
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$129
 
 
Época alta/ High Season
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
$151
 
 
Época Média/ Medium Season
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$129
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Cofre e cozinha equipada - frigorífico, fogão, micro-ondas, forno, congelador, cafeteira, torradeira, máquina de lavar loiça, utensílios de cozinha e condimentos. Tem ferro e tábua de engomar e máquina de lavar roupa. Estão incluídos produtos de limpeza, papel higiénico, sabonetes, secador de cabelo. Cesto de boas-vindas com fruta, pão, broas de mel, uma garrafa de champanhe, compota e café. WI-FI

Estadias longas são bem-vindas e o preço é NEGOCIÁVEL.
Para confirmar a reserva os hóspedes deverão pagar uma caução de 30% do valor total da estadia. Os restantes 70% deverão ser pagos no dia de chegada à casa em dinheiro.

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Amenities

Portugal House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 150 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Dialup Access
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • WC of the blue room - toilet , combination tub/shower
    WC - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The bathrooms' windows have mosquito nets. The tubs have non-slip mats.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Blue Room - 1 queen , Blue suite with big wardrobe
    Orange Room - 1 double , Bedroom with big wardrobe
    Green Room - 2 twin/ single , Bedroom with big wardrobe
  • All rooms have windows and are equipped with ample wardrobe. The fourth Blue has an excellent sea view.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 bicycles
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The house is equipped with a shower exterior heated. There is a safe at your disposal. The house provides sun shades and backpacks to use in the beach.

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