THE best location in Madeira. Fantastic sea views in a picturesque area in historic Funchal. Two super cool apartments, great decoration in a charming area of Funchal with swimming pool, tropical garden, barbecue and terrace. Ideally located by the old town of Funchal near the restaurants and shops, but away from their noise and traffic. Authentic old neighbourhood with little cafés, bakery and an excellent warm climate. Lots of space outside with sunbeds, banana trees and seaviews.The flats each have terraces with barbecues, (wood & coal supplied). Swimming pool is only shared by 2 cottages (a luxury in central Funchal!). Enjoy living outdoor life all year round due to the great climate. Cottages are full of light and equipped to make the most of the great climate for a short or long stays. Perfect area near Funchal city centre (historic old quarter) and sea within walking distance (10min walking).
We provide a welcome pack, bathroom amenities and quality white cotton bedlinen and towels. Not a luxury hotel or package holiday, its a relaxed homely atmosphere for the young at heart who love seaviews and a tropical enviroment, enjoy local food and cooking at home as well as out (so many great restaurants down the road, we´ll tell you which we like the most). Large living room with views, fully equipped Kitchenette including stove, fridge, microwave, new TV. with cable and free internet. Bathroom with bath/shower.
Property manager nearby to help with anything you need during your stay.
Great base to explore all of Madeira be it levada and mountain walks, Swimming & visiting gardens: The cottage is the ideal base to explore the beautiful island of Madeira, Culture and music is all walking distance, go to the concerts in the Teatro or the cafes with live music in town. Palheiro Golf is just 10min away and Santo da Serra Golf is 25min away. Madeira is a walkers paradise and from here you can reach the mountains and discover the Levada trails. A bus stop is just 10 metres below the house, and the main road to the airport is very easy to catch.
We have 8 other fabulous seafront holiday rentals properties in the Old Town of Funchal and Lisbon, see our website for information on 1, 2 and 3 bedroom dream villas: www.funchalcottages.co.uk
Experience you can trust: Our cottages have excellent feedback from guests who are now good friends and return each year some for months at a time.
Authentic local culture: Escape the tourist areas and discover this jewel of a neighborhood in central Funchal, the old part by the sea. There are no tourist traps, just nice Madeiran houses with gardens, great sea views, local cafés and restaurants. Enjoy the buzzing old town by day and night, try the local fish restaurants and the new poncha bars. Its a safe and peaceful area, know for the excellent sunny climate by the sea.
Surround yourself in nature: Whether its walks or gardens this is the perfect base to explore Madeira´s natural side.
Madeira events to look out for: New Year Fireworks in Madeira, Madeira Walking Festival (january), Madeira carnival, Madeira Flower Festival (May), Madeira islands Open Golf (May), Funchal Atlantic Fireworks Festival (June), Funchal jazz (July), Madeira Rally (August), Madeira Wine Festival (September), Madeira Christmas (December)