The Casa Perestrelo is situated in the small village of Madalena do Mar, in the municipality of Ponta do Sol, on the southwest coast of Madeira and is bordered on the south by the Atlantic Ocean.
It takes 40 minutes. to the international airport of Madeira and 5 min. to the village of Ponta do Sol. It has a population of 516 inhabitants and has stunning views of the sea and the cliffs.
Its name comes from the history of the legendary Polish prince of the XV century called Henry German, who in 1444 settled in these lands, where he built a chapel and dedicated it to Santa Maria Magdalena.
The Village of Madalena do Mar is a characteristic fishing village with a beautiful Promenade across the pebbled beach.
Its location and climate have helped make it the largest banana producer in Madeira.
Madalena do Mar is one of the most beautiful parishes in Madeira and the one where the sun shines most hours a year.
It is a very popular area for paragliding due to its weather conditions.
The sea with temperate waters all year round is very popular for swimming and water sports such as diving and fishing.
Casa Perestrelo is located along the road connecting the village of Ponta do Sol to Calheta and is a 5-minute walk from the beach and 3 minutes from the public car park.
It has 2 floors, of which the first floor has large outdoor areas, a large barbecue with attached kitchen, both covered and doors that isolate them from the outside, spacious play areas for the younger. On the same floor, inside, has a large living room, a dining room with table for 8 people, a fully equipped kitchen, a shared bathroom, two full bathrooms and 3 bedrooms with double bed and all with TV .
On the upper floor there is a living room with TV and a terrace with dining table for 8 people. This terrace has a view over the village of Magdalena do Mar, from the sea to its huge cliffs.
About 5 minutes walk, we reach the beautiful Mother Church (Church of Santa Maria Magdalena) built by the first owner of these lands and where, according to legend, is buried.
Madalena do Mar is well served in gastronomic terms, with several restaurants specializing in typical Madeira dishes, especially in fish dishes.