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A calm and unique vacation house - a special place for special people

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Situated on top of a private cliff on the western coast of Madeira, our Quinta do Espigão is surrounded by all the natural beauty of this delightful island. The architecture of the generously sized house shows the influence of Portuguese and Moorish elements and reflects ideas of modern art. It is surrounded by a grove of pine trees, a beautiful garden and a little vineyard which will before long supply local wine. The house offers two double rooms on the ground floor and one single room up in the tower. There are two bathrooms, a washing-machine and a large kitchen opening up to the living room with a big table and an open fire. In cooler weather, a wood-fired floor heating in all the rooms provides comfortable warmth. Two sheltered terraces in front of the Quinta with romantic fountains offer a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean.


Owner
Willy & Luciana
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, french, german, portuguese, dutch
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 13, 2017

Amenities

Calheta Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Luxury
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , tub
    Badezimmer 2 - toilet , tub , outdoor shower
    - toilet , tub
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    - 1 queen
  • All rooms with sea-view
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The house has non smoking bedrooms.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

A calm and unique vacation house - a special place for special people
average rating of 4.928571 based on 28 reviews
5

Beautiful property!

  • 5 of 5

Myself and my husband stayed here in May 2017 for my 30th birthday. The villa is absolutely beautiful, even better in real life than in the pictures. Very secluded and out of the way of the usual tourist spots. Willy was incredibly friendly and gave us lots of useful information for places to go (and to avoid) during our stay, and offered us fresh herbs and salad from his garden. Don't be put off by some of the reviews which mention the road down to the house, we had a Volkswagon Up as a rental car and it managed the road fine.

There are several restaurants near to the villa and Willy was able to give us local knowledge on them. We really enjoyed Restaurante O Forno, we ate 3 courses as it was so good. The restaurant at the lighthouse at Ponto do Pargo was not very good when we ate there. There is a supermarket around 30 minutes away in Calheta which is easy enough to get to by car and we nipped back a few times during our stay. Calheta also has lovely places to eat along the harbour where you can sit outside and enjoy the weather.

Can't recommend this place enough and hope to be back.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Sehr empfehlenswert

  • 5 of 5

Unser Gastgeber Willy hat mit seinem Ferienhaus nicht nur einen traumhaften Wohnort geschaffen sondern auch durch seine sehr angenehme und gastfreundliche Art ein Gefühl von "Zuhause" geschaffen.

Ich möchte ihm dafür nochmal ganz herzlich danken.

Mit besten Grüßen, Gabi und Hasan

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Une semaine hors du temps

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé une 'semaine de rêve' dans cette maison du bout du monde.

Un grand merci pour le propriétaire, Willy, qui nous a reçu très chaleureusement.

L'endroit est très beau, superbement placé face à l'océan, la maison est parfaite.

Nicolas

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Traumhaft

  • 5 of 5

Für alle die Ruhe suchen ist dieses Anwesen ein Traum. Das Haus hat eine

einzigartige Aussicht auf das Meer. Mit dem Vermieter Willy hatten wir einen sehr guten Kontakt und er hat uns immer geholfen wann wir mal Ratschläge oder Hilfe benötigten. Wir haben es sehr genossen. Danke.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Schönes Haus in einzigartiger Lage

  • 5 of 5

Wir danken Willy und Luciana sehr für diesen wunderschönen Aufenthalt. Das Haus liegt auf einem Kliff in ca. 200m Höhe mit einem einzigartigen Ausblick auf den Ozean. Das Haus liegt sehr ruhig in Alleinlage. Nur ein paar Bauern sind um einen herum und einige Falken fliegen am Himmel. Das Haus ist mit allem was man braucht ausgestattet. Uns hat es an nichts gefehlt. Willy hat uns mit Brennholz versorgt, so dass wir abends den Kamin anmachen konnten und auf dem Grundstück gibt es allerlei nützliche Kräuter die man verwenden kann. Willy ist äußerst hilfsbereit und ein angenehmer Gesprächspartner, wahrt dabei aber auch die nötige Distanz.

Wir haben uns sehr gut aufgehoben gefühlt und können das Haus und Willy als Vermieter weiterempfehlen.

Empfehlungen:

Einkaufen waren wir im Supermarkt von Calheta, der immer auch wild gefangenen frischen Fisch da hatte, teilweise auch Bioprodukte, teilweise ausgezeichneten Käse, neben dem Standardsortiment, oder sogar das Deutsche Brot von einem deutschen Bäcker in Funchal. Ebenso gab es die notwendigen Sushizutaten in verhältnismässig guter Qualität. Ein solches Angebot haben wir in anderen Supermärkten nicht gefunden.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Einfach nur ein Traum!

  • 5 of 5

Das Haus ist ein Traum! Wunderschön gelegen, Natur pur, unglaublicher Ausblick und Willy der Hausherr ist sehr zuvorkommend, sympathisch und überrascht einen immer mal wieder mit frischen Tomaten etc. aus dem Garten. :-) Vielen Dank, wir haben es genossen!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Funchal
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Calheta - Porto Moniz
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Raposeira
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Ponta do Pargo
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Calheta ou Porto Moniz
Car: recommended

Half an hour’s drive will take you to the good-sized villages of Calheta and Porto Moniz. The distance from / to the airport of Funchal is about 70 kilometres. The Levada Nova is only minutes away.

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Rates & Availability

Calheta Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Nebensaison 2017
Apr 23 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$915
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
 
Hochsaison 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,182
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
 
Nebensaison 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Dec 20 2017
7 night minimum stay
$915
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
 
Weinachten/ Silvester 2017
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 4 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,182
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
Nebensaison 2018
Jan 5 2018 - Mar 24 2018
7 night minimum stay
$991
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
 
Ostern 2018
Mar 25 2018 - Apr 8 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,258
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$915
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

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