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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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Calheta Holiday Houses in Madeira

Florença’s house is situated in the southwest of Madeira, in Calheta, within 30 minutes from the Madeira international airport. It is also 10 minutes away from the yellow sandy beach in Calheta and also ten minutes from Paul da Serra.
The sky spreads like a canvas in shades of blue and the beauty of the sea, attracts the attention of the most absent-minded, inviting to a swim in the sea.
It has free access to Wi-Fi and internet you are never far away to make an important business.

The fresh air, the clean water, the flowers scent and the chirping of the birds is our offer to you.

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Country House Casa do Ribeirinho in Porto Moniz, Madeira

In Country House Casa do Ribeirinho in Porto Moniz  you can enjoy fresh air, spacious gardens, an orchard and an agricultural area, with teas and herb garden.

With 100 years of history and with a rustic and welcoming architecture, this holiday house is the ideal choice for those who are looking for a familiar and rural atmosphere.

It consists of 8 bedrooms with private bathrooms and other great facilities for a perfect stay.

The famous natural swimming-pools are just 5 km away, whilst the famous Laurel Forest (“Laurissilva”), the “levadas” and the endless natural resources allow for an array of leisure activities, such as walking, canyoning, or jeep or mountain bike rides.

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Hotel Solar da Boaventura in Madeira Island

Set in a lush green valey, the Guesthouse Solar da Boaventura is located in Boaventura, in the north coast of Madeira Island.

This manor house dates back to the 1776. It has been carefully renovated and turned into tourist accommodation, whilst still maintaining all the original style of a rural Madeiran “quinta”.

It offers 30 rooms, 10 are situated in the “Mother house” and the others in the new building constructed and decorated with the standards of the original architecture.

This manor house has a small museum, with a display of traditional Madeiran tools and devices, as well as a terrace, a mini golf, a games room, several lounge areas, and luxuriant gardens.

The bar and restaurant have a pleasant garden terrace where guests can dine while enjoying the wonderful views of the surroundings.

Solar de Boaventura is ideally located for hiking activities. Guests can explore settlements in São Vicente, or visit the island’s capital, Funchal (50 km away) or Santana (15 km away).

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Casa dos Cedros – Holiday House in Porto Santo, Madeira

Welcome to the Holiday  House Cedros. It is a unit of tourism in rural areas, with the official classification of “Casa de Campo”. Built in the early XX Century, it was rebuilt in the late nineties of the last Century, with particular care to preserve the original structure of the house and keep the materials used in its original construction. All the outer coating of the housing is in stone white sand, unique in the genre on the island, giving it a characteristic appearance of the typical houses of Porto Santo.

These are the main facilities and services you can enjoy in our accommodation:

  • 7 sleeping rooms (5 with a private bathroom and 2 with common bathroom);
  • Living room and dinner;
  • Two kitchens: one inside the house with refrigerator, stove, microwave, dishwasher and another in the outside barbecue);
  • Gardens;
  • Breakfast: includes the typical “Bolo do Caco” and  biological homemade sweets;
  • Room service daily;
  • Access to kitchens, where you can also cook in iron pots and firewood, or do the typical dish “Espetada”;
  • Tank to wash the clothes.
  • Iron;
  • Cradle (free);
  • Parking;
  • Pets allowed;

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Holiday Cottages Casa Rosário Coelho in Porto Santo Island, Madeira

Holiday Cottages Casa Rosário Coelho is composed by 4 lovely Cottages. In short a walking distance you find 5 small beaches of crystal-clear waters in Porto Santo Island that will invite you to pleasant bathing and fishing! A real treat for your holidays in Madeira.

This property consists of three independent houses:

  • Casa do Avô (can accommodate 4 persons)
  • Casa do Meio (can accommodotade 4 persons)
  • Casas da Galeria (can accommodate 6 persons)

On the Main House there are two bedrooms which are rented separately. The common facilities of the main house – kitchen and living room – are shared by the guests of both rooms.

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Fanal Winter Lake

Winter pond or lagoon Serra do Fanal

The Fanal Pond is located between the Ribeira da Janela and the plateau of Paul da Serra. It is a volcanic crater that fills when rain abounds.

The Fanal is a unique place in the Laurel Forest of Madeira Island. Good to rest, walk, enjoy nature and admire the magnificent species of Laurel Forest like (Ocotea foetens), Puff (Clethra foetens), bay (Laurus azorica), mahogany (Persea indica), some with more than of 500 years .

There are several hikes in the area, a fantastic walk from Fanal to Chao da Ribeira Seixal. Another walk begins at Fanal, crosses the forest to the Levada dos Cedros (PR14) and still be able to make the trek from the Fanal until Paúl Sierra (PR13).

PT // Lagoa de Inverno ou Lagoa da Serra do Fanal

A Lagoa do Fanal situa-se entre a Ribeira da Janela e o planalto do Paúl da Serra. Trata-se de uma cratera volcânica que enche quando a chuva é abundante.

O Fanal é um local único no meio da floresta Laurissilva da Ilha da Madeira. Óptimo para descançar, caminhar, disfrutar da natureza e admirar as magníficas espécies indémicas da floresta Laurissilva como o Til (Ocotea foetens), Folhado (Clethra foetens), Loureiro (Laurus azorica), Vinhático (Persea indica), alguns com mais de 500 anos.

Bus Lines Routes in Madeira Island

Carreiras de Autocarros | Bus line | Lignes d’autobus | Buslinien Madeira Island. Check Here the routes in Madeira Island, how to get around without a car in Madeira. Regular Bus Services on Madeira take visitors all around the island

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You can also download here the file: Bus Routes Madeira