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14 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
7 nights


São Martinho Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Ocean facing new 2 bedroom apartment in excellent location of the Lido

This self catering apartment facing the ocean, is in a excellent location, for your holiday rental, relaxing, beautiful sea views. Situated only a few steps away from the popular Estrada Monumental, where many 5 star hotels and restaurants, bars, shops, supermarket, banks, taxi ranks, bus stop, all within a few minutes walk. The centre of Funchal is a 5-10min ride by bus/ taxi. Or a pleasant walk along the promenade for about 25 minutes. Also available is a secure garage if the client wishes to hire a car and have guaranteed parking space (at no extra cost if required). The apartment is furnished to a very high standard. Fully equipped for your every need. We are there to greet you on your arrival, and to insure you have a relaxing holiday.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, portuguese
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October 23, 2016
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based on 14 traveler reviews

average rating of 4.571429 based on 14 reviews

A fantastic apartment with great views in a good location

  • 4 of 5

We stayed for 2 weeks in a clean and well-maintained 2 bed apartment with a large living/dining area. Having stocked the fridge and arranged a pick-up from the airport, Cath met us at the apartment and gave us a warm welcome. The location is in the hotel district near the Lido and there are simply too many restaurants and bars to mention - all of the best quality, especially the Argentinian steakhouse maybe 50 yards along the road. In general portions are very generous. There are also many local mini supermarkets nearby for the essentials.

The apartment has very fast free WiFi (30 Mbps) as well as a huge TV with over 200 channels, if you really need them! There is a sunroof accessed from the main stairwell and the front/Lido is a mere few hundred yards.

The main town of Funchal is about a 25 minute walk or there are many buses costing just Euro 1.95. There you will find the port/marina/shops and many more bars/restaurants and access to other parts of the island including the cable car - very impressive, if somewhat vertigo inducing. We opted for the number 48 bus from the main road near the apartment to visit Monte and it is a great experience.

We would recommend a visit to all our friends and family - the 2 weeks went too quickly.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great apartment.....

  • 4 of 5

Lovely apartment in a super location just out of town. Lots of eateries nearby or the apartment is fully equipped to cook at home.

Cath, the landlord, is lovely and left supplies for our arrival.

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great apartment and host

  • 4 of 5

We were delayed almost 24 hours due to high winds preventing any planes landing but Cath kept in touch my text and reassured us that this was no problem and eventually met us at the apartment spot on (revised) time. We had a few problems with a faulty tv but Cath was quick to find a working replacement- albeit a much smaller one.

The apartment is spacious and well equipped with sea views from the lounge and roof terrace (shared with one other apartment) just one floor up. It is well located in the Lido area with bus stops, restaurants and shops within short walking distance although this inevitably involves hills and steps. The western coastal walkway starts just below the apartment and provides a great stroll to watch the sunset. The underground car parking was a bonus but the access is very steep and best suited to a compact car.

Overall it was a great place to stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Apartment

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was very well equipped and well situated. Just 5 minutes walk to the seafront and a great bakery along the road where you can buy all you want for a picnic lunch. I would definitely book this property again.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We have just stayed 11 weeks in this lovely apartment, which is well appointed with sea views. Cath and Jorge are delightful people who can't do enough to help. We were met at the apartment by Cath who also left a comprehensive Welcome Pack. Cath also keeps the apartment clean every week and indeed everything is spotless. The kitchen is well equipped with everything you need for a long stay. Funchal is a 35 minute walk away or a 10 minute bus ride the bus stop being outside the apartment. The Lido area is just minutes away down the steps. We enjoyed it so much we have booked for another 12 weeks stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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wonderful holiday

  • 5 of 5

Cath's place is just perfect. It has everything you need when you look for a holiday flat. It is very clean, very comfortable, and the view is stunning. All the complementary goodies were a real surprise and delight.

The flat is in a very good location, easy to go to Funchal with the bus, supermarket 5min walk from the flat, and there is a car-park in the residence which is really convenient as well.

Cath is lovely, and very helpful.

I can highly recommend this place. And I will go back for sure, as I had a great holiday.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
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Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Funchal international
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Funchal Port
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Palheiro Village
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Via rapida motorway
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Car: not necessary

Peaceful location with amazing Atlantic views. Situated on the 4th floor of a well-appointed small block of apartments, very airy and with a bright environment you can relax and enjoy the views while being only a short walk from a the well known Lido area, with all the amenities, plenty of restaurants and entertainment or if you like evening stolls we are only 5 minutes from the new promenade and sea water swimming pools with also a children s area... Only a 2 minute walk to a bus stop / 10 minutes by bus to Funchal centre/harbour.


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São Martinho Apartment Rental Rates

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Oct 1 2016 - Dec 19 2016
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Dec 20 2016 - Jan 3 2017
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Jan 4 2017 - May 31 2017
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Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
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Dec 16 2017 - Dec 31 2017
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Special rates available for longer stays.
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Manager's Cancellation Policy

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São Martinho Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet , Hydro massage tub
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Beach Towels
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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