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Large three bedroom by the seaside promenade

Bedrooms 3
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights


About the property

Wonderfull views of mountains and sea

Very Large three bedroom with all bedrooms exiting to the balcony two full bathrooms and a full eat in kitchen plus a gas BBQ for outdoor cooking comfortably sleeps 6.

Exit the front door and you are at the ocean pools Docas do Cavacas and the lido promenade.Public transportation at the front door plus indoor parking.Next door to the Modelo supermarket and up the street the Madeira forum shopping. Million dollar views. View of Formosa beach.

Located at the lido seaside promenade at the Doca do Cavacas cave/swimming pools overlooking Cabo Girao and Formosa Beach.

More Details

Joe Pinto
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 28, 2017

Why Joe Pinto chose Funchal

Amazing views from the veranda

What makes this apartment unique

Lido sea side walk at front door for joggers and walkers

Guestbook comments from the owner

Mi familia y yo hemos disfrutado mucho de nuestra estadía en Funchal y queremos agradecer la buena disposición del Sr Joe Pinto al recibirnos. El apartamento es hermoso, yo diría fantástico y tiene todo lo que una familia como nosotros, de cuatro adultos y dos niños, puede necesitar.

Los ambientes muy amplios, hermosas vistas al exterior, muy limpio y muy bien equipado. Puedo asegurar que no faltaba nada para sentirnos como en nuestra propia casa.

No dudaremos en volver allí si regresamos a Madeira y en recomendarlo a nuestros amigos.

My family and I have enjoyed our stay in Funchal and we thank the willingness of Mr Joe Pinto to greet us. The apartment is beautiful, I would say fantastic and has everything a family like us, four adults and two children may need. very large environments, beautiful exterior views, very clean and very well equipped. I can assure you that nothing was missing to feel like in our own home.

We do not hesitate to go back there if we return to Madeira and to recommend it to our friends.
Apr 2016
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São Martinho Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Alarm Clock
  • Elevator
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , bidet
  • Master bedroom with its own bath plus second bath for the other two bedrooms.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Three bedroom with two double beds and two single beds.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway to Water
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • swimming


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

Large three bedroom by the seaside promenade
average rating of 4.869565 based on 25 reviews

Lots of room, great location

  • 4 of 5

Wonderful first trip to the beautiful island of Madeira and we were delighted with this apartment. Loved having two balconies and we enjoyed leaving the bedroom door open all night. We just couldn't get enough of the VIEW all day, all night. Great having the BBQ, first time during our 6 winter breaks in Europe. As others have said, you can't beat the location. We went for long walks in both directions and used the bus quite frequently as it stops in front of the apartment. Lots of good places to eat nearby and never too far to go for groceries and supplies. Should mention there is no supermarket in the complex downstairs but we were able to get most of the things we needed in the little individual shops within the complex. Hope to come back to Madeira next year but only if we can stay here so what does that tell you.

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was our pleasure to host you for the first time and you most certainly are welcome back
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Fantastic stay! Fabulous apartment! Excellent location!

  • 5 of 5

Once again, my family and I had a fantastic stay at Joe Pinto's residence. The location is perfect, buses and cabs neatby, grocery store nearby, restaurants nearby, and The Forum shopping center is right up the street. Nelson met us at the apartment, when we arrived, and the vacation began. This apartment is perfect for a stay in Madeira. Well maintained apartment, ideal location, and a fantastic owner who answers your questions right away. This was our second time staying here, but definitely not our last. Thank you Joe and Nelson!

  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind remarks and it is always a pleasure to host you
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A lovely property in a fabulous location. Missing it already.

  • 5 of 5

A super spacious apartment in a great location. My family has spent two glorious summers in Madeira and found this apartment to be the perfect base.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and hope to see you again
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Spacious apartment in great location with super view

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a month in this very spacious, well located apartment. Ideal for access to the promenade for walks. Close to supermarkets and shops. Superb view from balcony and with a balcony each side of the apartment you are able to enjoy sun morning, afternoon and evening. Highly recommended apartment on a beautiful island.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind comments and looking forward to your next visit Joe Pinto
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  • 5 of 5

Property in a lovely quiet location away from the bustle of Funchal centre.

Views from the apartment particularly at sunset spectacular.

Lovely walk along the promenade into town 45mins.

Bus leaves every 20 mins from in front of the apartment . Journey time to Funchal centre 15 mins.

Supermarket and some fine resturants minutes from the apartment.

Apartment bright and spacious.

Joe and Nelson very helpful with any queries that arose.

The fact that we have already booked a further week in December says it all.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Neil Many thanks for your kinds remarks and i guess we will see you again soon Joe
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Rental property in Funchal!

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is all what the pictures show. I stayed here with my brother in law and two sisters. It was centrally located, and easy to get to places either by walking, taking a bus, or a cab. Nelson met us at the apartment on the day of our arrival, and explained everything to us in great detail. The owner was also very nice and answered all my questions in a very timely matter. I would highly recommend this property! The view is gorgeous also!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words and hope to see you again in the near future Joe Pinto
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Village Cabo Girao
"Excellent view from a glass bridge on top of a cliff,you can see this wonderful place from t..."
Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
5 Metres
next door
Nearest Golf
50 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
5 Metres
next door
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Praia formosa
Car: not necessary

Located at Ponta da Cruz next to Modelo supermarket and just below the Madeira forum shopping at Estrada Monumental.

Just below you have the Docas do Cavacas caves leading to Formosa beach.

Adress for taxi purposes

Rua da ponta da cruz

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Sao Martinho


Rates & Availability

São Martinho Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
Jan 15 2017 - May 31 2017
6 night minimum stay
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
6 night minimum stay
Sep 15 2017 - Dec 26 2017
6 night minimum stay
New Year's
Dec 27 2017 - Jan 2 2018
6 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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