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Casa da Pinheira II Beautifully Refurbished Villa with Heated Pool, Superb Views

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Overview

Property

Updated: 22-Feb-2017
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access

About the property

Fantastic location overlooking the town and ocean. 4 bedroom, sleeps up to 8

With wonderful panoramic views that make you feel you are standing over the town and ocean, Casa da Pinheira II has been refurbished in a contemporary style to become a lovely holiday villa with heated pool.

This newly refurbished 4-bedroomed sister villa do Casa da Pinheira I, allies peace and tranquillity of the residential area in which it is located with the wonderful views of the town and ocean due to its prominent position above Funchal. A high quality finish and light contemporary furnishings are complemented by a covered terrace, heated pool and garden that all benefit from those stunning views.

On arrival, the first thing you will notice is the fact that those superb views of Funchal and the ocean are always there – from the garden, whilst swimming in the pool, from the front terrace (what lovelier place to have your meals?) and from three of the four bedrooms. It makes it the perfect location from which to see the New Years Eve and June firework displays.

The front entrance via the terrace leads to a lovely spacious lounge from which a corridor provides access to the four bedrooms and kitchen/dining room.

The welcome holiday feeling is also created by the furnishings, which are light and of a very high standard.

The villa is very private, being positioned below the street has a large side and front yard (with good parking space) and is gated.

Access to the town centre is easy via the regular public transport that passes by the villa, or 5 minutes by car (a 20 minute downhill walk will also bring you to town).

This is a villa that offers everything: a great peaceful location with outstanding views, high quality furnishings, a heated pool and privacy.

Swimming pool heating:

Pool heating is optional and costs 120,00€ per week for a setting of 24ºC, paid in cash on arrival. A supplement of 30,00€ per week applies for each additional degree set up to a maximum of 26ºC

Pool heating should be requested at least one week in advance. Should it be requested after arrival at the villa, the minimum charge applicable is one week, which is payable from the time the heating is turned on.

This property is registered and has an Alojamento Local lodging license nº24595/AL

More Details

Top Traveller Review

About the Manager

Linda Dias/Norberta Sá
Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 February, 2017

8 Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

4

Just perfect

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Casa de Pinheira ||. Everything was fine, the house is fully equiped and clean. The view over Funchal is stunning. Just two little negative aspects. A normal coffee machine is missing and they didn't clean the pool on tuesday, as it was mentioned.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay in Casa Da Pinheira II. Your comments have been noted.
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5

Fantastic Property

  • 5 of 5

A truly outstanding property in every way. Secluded with stunning views and fabulous pool alongside open and shaded seating areas. Inside the property did not disappoint with classy and spacious accommodation that combined traditional furnishings with modern twists and decor. All rooms were light and spacious and furnished with high quality fixtures and furnishings. Both bathrooms and kitchen had everything you could possibly need. The house was extremely clean and well presented. The area itself was fine with a relatively straight forward downhill walk of about 20 minutes into the old town restaurants. A cheap taxi ride back at night.

All in all a fabulous house that was far beyond our expectations. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We couldn't ask for a nicer review - thank you very much!
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5

The best view in Funchal

  • 5 of 5

This was the first time I have rented a property for a holiday but I would certainly do it again.We were met on arrival and shown around it is a lovely house lots of space both inside and out ,well maintained and clean and had every facility you could wish for ,the decor and furnishings are superb and we felt at home straight away.None of us wanted to drive while on holiday so we bought weekly passes for the bus service which worked very well for us,the taxis are also reasonable costing 12euro for seven us to travel to Funchals center.

As my title for this review says the view from pool and patio area looking over Funchal must be one of the best on the island.Overall a great holiday and the property lived up to everything we expected and thanks to the owner for making the property available for others to enjoy.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments and we are glad that your first experience of renting a holiday home was positive. We hope to welcome you back again in the future.
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5

Casa da Pinheira II Beautifully Refurbished Villa

  • 5 of 5

Es ist ein wunderschönes Haus mit traumhaften Ausblick. Alles sehr gepflegt und ordentlich. Schlüsselübergabe und Hauseinweisung klappte problemlos. Ein Ansprechpartner war immer vor Ort und so gab es keine Probleme. Sehr freundlich und kulant. Zum Beispiel ging die Kaffeemaschine kaputt, und wurde noch am selben Tag ausgetauscht, obwohl es ein Feiertag war, das war großartig, vielen Dank.

Wir haben uns hier sehr wohl gefühlt und haben jeden Augenblick mit unserer Familie genossen. (9 Personen) Und wir können dieses Haus und seine Gastgeber nur weiter empfehlen.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much. We are very happy to know that everything was to your liking.
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3

Immaculately clean but cold

  • 3 of 5

The villa was immaculately clean and spacious but the weather wasn't the best and we found the villa cold and with just one gas heater it wasn't that cosy, perhaps with better weather we wouldn't have noticed. The pool, although heated, wasn't warm enough to use. Could do with some new crockery as most was chipped. Superb views of Funchal from the villa and nice quiet location, perhaps the timetable for the buses that go past would be a help (31 and 31A) for those of us who like to use public transport. Local baker is well worth a visit !!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for submitting your review. I am sorry that the weather was not the best and that the villa was not warm enough. More heaters could have been provided had you mentioned it whilst here. The swimming pool is always heated to 24º, but perhaps because of the air temperature it didn't feel as such. Thank you for your comments in regards to the crokery. This will indeed be replaced.
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5

Our Holiday at Casa Da Pinheira

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was absolutely wonderful. Casa da Pinheira is the most Beautiful Place in the World :-)

  • Review Submitted: Dec 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What can we say - perfect, thank you!
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Funchal Airport at 18 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Bar at 300 Metres Nearest Ferry : Funchal Port at 3 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Palheiro Golf Club at 3 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Via Rapida at 1 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Restaurant and café at 350 Metres Nearest Beach : Barreirinha sea-level complex at 2 Kilometres Car: recommended

There are some local restaurants, bakery/café (one of the best on the island) and a small supermarket.

The cosmopolitan city of Funchal with its Fruit & Vegetable Market, Fish Market (the best morning to visit is Friday), Marina, Harbour, Theatre and many shops and restaurants is only a kilometre away. Public transport is plentiful and passes just outside the villa.

The Botanical Gardens are a must for garden lovers, especially as they are so close to the villa, approximately 500 metres. However it is an uphill walk all the way, but the local bus service is frequent and on your door step. Only a 5 minutes walk are the lovely Orchid Gardens and Quinta das Boa Vista, definitely worth a visit.

Sea access for swimming is easily available, either from the beaches, the many seafront hotels or from the ‘lidos’ which, for a small daily charge, offer swimming in sea water pools and protected sea areas.

Golf

Two championship courses, Palheiro (3kms) and Santo da Serra (15 kms) offer challenging golf amongst spectacular scenery. Alternatively you may like to take the ferry to the nearby island of Porto Santo and try the course there!

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter Sun-Discounted
20 Feb 2017 - 26 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£605
for 7 nights
£605
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Sun
5 Mar 2017 - 11 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£759
for 7 nights
£759
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
12 Apr 2017 - 18 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,008
for 7 nights
£1,008
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
19 Apr 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£978
for 7 nights
£978
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,268
for 7 nights
£1,268
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
15 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,896
for 7 nights
£1,896
 
 
Late Summer
27 Aug 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,268
for 7 nights
£1,268
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn
16 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,008
for 7 nights
£1,008
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Sun
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£842
for 7 nights
£842
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Pre-Christmas
1 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£652
for 7 nights
£652
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,268
for 7 nights
£1,268
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year
29 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,169
for 7 nights
£2,169
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The advertised prices are for the main villa (not the apartment), and are based on a 4 person occupancy, with the exception of the peak summer period New Years Eve week.
At all other times there is a supplement of 84,00€ per person per week for all additional persons.


Pool heating can be provided and should be requested at least one week in advance. Should it be requested after arrival at the villa, the minimum charge applicable is one week, which is payable from the time the heating is turned on. The weekly supplement is €100 to heat it to 24º. For each additional degree the charge is €30, up to a maximum of 27ºC. This is paid in cash on arrival.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Updated: 22-Feb-2017
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Facilities

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • town

Attractions

  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 250 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-suite to master bedroom off vestibule
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet, Shared bathroom
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, In annex aparment
  • Bathroom 1 En-suite bathroom off vestibule with single washbasin, toilet, walk-in shower Bathroom 2 with single washbasin, toilet, bidet, bath with overhead shower

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, Master bedroom
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Master Bedroom with queen double bed and views of the town and ocean. It has a vestibule that allows the bathroom to become en-suite or available for other guests. Bedroom 2 with double bed and views of the town and ocean. Bedroom 3 with double bed and views of the town and ocean. Bedroom 4 with twin beds.

Outside

  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Lovely mature garden and yard with those fantastic views and parking for at least three cars. Public transport is plentiful and the bus stop is a three minute walk away. Funchal is an easy 20 minute walk downhill. Cleaning and linen change is provided every 7 days. All linen and towels are provided, including towels for the swimming pool.

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