Holiday Cottages Quinta Devónia in Funchal, Madeira

This agricultural estate is located on a Funchal hillside and consists of 3 rural tourism cottages. The interior of the houses, decorated with traditional country furniture and typical objects, are very cosy. Some famous Levada Walks run through the estate.

The famous Levada dos Tornos, which stretches from Camacha to Monte, runs through the propriety. Another beautiful Levada Walk, the Levada da Serra, is just 1km further up.

This property consists of a house, where the proprietors live, and three cosy country houses for tourism purposes.

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Madeira ao Natural – Artigo na Visão n.º 1060 27 a 03 Julho 2013

Aqui fica o artigo da Revista Visão, desenvolvido no âmbito da colaboração com o Turismo da Madeira e alguns nossos associados.

Artigo elaborado pelos Jornalistas da Visão, por altura do Madeira Island Ultra Trail 2013, artigo que explora as potencialidades outdoor do Arquipélago da Madeira.


Fantásticas referências aos nossos associados:

Referências ainda ao novo projecto da Madeira Rural, o

Agradecimento especial aos nossos associados da área da Animação turística: Harmony in Nature, Ventura do Mar.

Grande destaque à restauração com referência:

  • Muralha’ s Bar
  • Restaurante Pólo Norte
  • Restaurante Marisqueira Maré Alta

Grande trabalho de Miguel Judas e José Maria

Muito Obrigado a todos;

Madeira Rural /Madeira Outdoor



Location de Logement de vacances à Madère

Les locations d’appartements de vacances, sont nombreuses sur l’île. Ces locations offrent de l’intimité, votre autonomie, de la liberté… Vous pourrez trouver de bonnes offres, mais faites attention à ne pas tomber dans un piège. Pour cela, nous vous conseillons l’association Madeira-rural, qui est une association qui s’occupe de la gestion des locations de maisons, appartements, villas, villas avec piscine…


Les propriétaires proposent leurs offres de locations à Madeira-rural et ensuite l’association fait une annonce sur son site en vous proposant cette maison, cet appartement…pour une réservation sans aucunes surprises et dans les règles.

Lieux recommandés pour réservation de vacances en ligne:


B&B Quinta da Fonte in Funchal, Madeira

Holiday B&B Quinta da Fonte is an elegant Manor House dating back to 1850 and its decor take us back to a bygone time. It is surrounded by beautiful gardens and tropical fruit trees and boasts a breathtaking view of Funchal and the bay.

It is a place where the good taste of its valuable decoration takes us back to the old days.
Some have described it as a live-in museum or art gallery – that is, with reference to its vast collection of exquisite furniture, antiques and Indo-Portuguese relics and artefacts of inestimable value.

B&B Quinta da Fonte is prepared to accommodate up to 6 persons. It has 4 spacious bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms, several living rooms with exquisite furniture and an elegant dining room, where breakfast is served. There is also a communal TV room with free Wi-Fi.

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Holiday House Vila Afonso in Camara de Lobos

Vila Afonso is located on the sunny southern hillside of Madeira Island! It is a magnificent Typical Madeiran House with vineyards and banana trees, swimming pool and panoramic views over the piscatorial village of Câmara de Lobos!

The house, which was believed to have been built in the 17th century, was carefully renovated in 1999, so as to maintain the traditional Madeiran style, and some of the original building materials were preserved.

In its agricultural area guests can observe banana plantations and vineyards in loco, that produce the famous Madeira Wine, which can be enjoyed in a small tavern situated in the main building.

Within the estate, there is the beautiful main house with 5 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and 2 bungalows with kitchenette.

With an excellent panoramic view from mountain to sea, this propriety offers a fantastic indoor/outdoor swimming pool and sun room with lounger, among other great facilities.

3 Km (10 min.) to the North begins one of the most beautiful watercourses of Madeira “Levada do Norte (Northern Watercourse)”.

10 min. to the south you will find the vast Atlantic Ocean, where you can swim at the beach of Câmara de Lobos

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Holiday Cottages Faja dos Padres in Madeira

Holiday Cottages Fajã dos Padres is a special place on the south coast of the island and is shaped like a small toungue of land under a cliff about 250m high. It’s 9 lovely cottages all by the sea are ideal for those who wish to have a truly relaxing holidays!


Besides the grapevines, a medley of subtropical species is cultivated at Fajã dos Padres, like mango, avocado, banana, as well as, although in smaller quantities, papaya, Surinam cherry, or passion fruit, among others.

Guests are welcome to follow the agricultural work, walk along the property, or just relax in the garden expecting to see the sunset over the sea.

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Holiday House Casa do Retiro in Ponta do Sol, Madeira

Casa do Retiro is a luxurious holiday house located on the sunny south coast of Madeira Island, in the quiet village of Canhas and near the center of Ponta do Sol.

This holiday house is ready to accommodate people with mobility limitations. It consists of five bedrooms, one on the first floor and four bedrooms on the ground floor.

This amazing house has an extensive private garden with oaks and trees from the indigenous forest “Laurissilva” and various stone objects used by previous inhabitants: mills, a wine press, a well and a spacious barbecue.

Near the house is the Sta. Teresa monument, which was erected by ancestors of the present owners.

Hiking areas are just minutes away. 200 meters away there are some restaurants, cafes, supermarket, pharmacy, health center, church, and ATM.

This house is for the exclusive use of the group or couple who rent it.

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Manor Quinta das Vinhas in Calheta, Madeira

Historical, romantic and serene, this Manor House is located high on a hilltop in Calheta, surrounded by vineyards, with the sea as its horizon. The swimming pool and garden full of tropical plants and fruit are simply astounding!

The main house from the 17th century has been carefully restored, without altering its original charm.

It offers 6 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, dining, living and reading rooms.

Antique furniture, flagstone and polished wooden floors, and hand painted tiles, create a special Portuguese atmosphere in this cosy holiday accommodation.

The bedrooms, furnished with antiques, are all different from one another. The 3 bedrooms on the lower floor lead directly onto a long terrace facing the garden and the swimming pool.  The 3 bedrooms on the upper floor boast lovely views over the vineyard and to the sea beyond.

The meals are based upon local produce and served in the old kitchen, where a water purification system generates great curiosity.

The patio with oak trees is an excellent place to enjoy an aperitif and the outdoor swimming-pool is very popular after a walk in the countryside.

All guests are invited to take walks in the vineyards as well as participate in the grape harvest.

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Casa da Fajã – Luxurious Holiday House in Calheta, Madeira

Located in Calheta, Madeira Island, regarding warm temperatures and sunshine, Casa da Fajã was build in a cliff over the Atlantic ocean with a fabulous view about 60 meters over the ocean.

Located in a rural area, its surroundings are blessed with agriculture and fabulous weather all year round.

Casa da Fajã consists in 4 large rooms, two of them are junior suite that can comfortably accommodate a third or fourth person.

All rooms have private spacious bathrooms and large balconies, allowing fabulous view over the Atlantic ocean.

The kitchen will make everyone happy, large and fully equipped.

Last but not least our swimming pool water has a natural treatment called sal electosis.

You will be able to park your car inside the property, prepared to a maximum off five cars

Welcome to the Atlantic Tranquillity, Welcome to the Sun!


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Holiday Cottages Quinta das Vinhas in Calheta, Madeira

Scattered around the swimming-pool, this lovely holiday cottages in Calheta are set in a romantic location amongst vineyards. They are ideal for longer stays, for they afford lots of comfort in a traditional environment, always following environment friendly principles.

There are 14 romantic self catering cottages, some of them are open space, with the bedroom leading directly into the sitting room, others have a bedroom completely separate from the sitting room.
Every cottage has a kitchenette and an open fireplace in the sitting room.

There is a footpath through the vines that connects the Main House of Quinta das Vinhas with the cottages.
So, guests will enjoy the privacy of their own holiday cottage, while still having access to services of the main house.

Although just 35 minutes from the main city, Funchal, Quinta das Vinhas is a whole world away!

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