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Delightful villa with infinity pool & outstanding views in sunny tranquil area

Overview

Property

Updated: 02-Dec-2016
3 bedroom, 4 bath sister property to Villa do Mar I and Villa do Mar II

SISTER VILLA TO VILLA DO MAR I (Ref 1544748) AND VILLA DO MAR II (Ref 1544729)

With an infinity style pool that reaches into the living area, and located in the sunniest area of Madeira, this delightful villa offers tranquillity, outstanding views and close access to the sea.

Located on a fajã (a piece of land at the foot of a cliff) in the sunny Calheta area, close to its sister villas (Villa do Mar I and Villa do Mar II) and slightly elevated, Vila do Mar III has been beautifully converted from a farmers barn into a delightful villa with outstanding views and a heated pool that reaches into the living area.

The living area is full of light and has full length sliding windowpanes that provide direct access to the pool and those gorgeous sea-views. It leads to the large fully equipped kitchen with a large open barbecue.

All bedrooms are on the first floor and have en-suite shower rooms.

Vila do Mar III is a sister villa to the popular Villa do Mar I and Villa do Mar II which are close by.

NOTES ON ACCOMMODATION

There is a free Wi-Fi connection in the Villa and a telephone that can be used free for local calls to landlines

Secure parking inside the villa garage is available for one car.

A hire car is recommended.

There is a supplement of €140 per week to heat the swimming pool to 24º. This should be requested in advance and is paid in cash on arrival.

Swimming Pool Dimensions

Rectangular

Length: 8,50 metres

Width: 5,50 metres

Depth: from 0,70m to 1,60m

FURTHER DETAILS

The villa is secluded and very private and off the beaten track.

The villa has a traditional lookout point at the edge of the pool terrace. Perfect to appreciate those views during afternoon cocktail hour!

Situated in Fajã do Mar, 40 metres above the sea-level, where temperatures never drop below 19ºC, this lovely villa is the ultimate holiday retreat.

There is a deserted pebble beach approximately 30 metres below the street level, reached via a rough track. Although public, the difficult access makes it virtually private.

A lovely little beach hut is located right on the rocky beach 30 metres below, and shared by, the three Villas do Mar.

A front terrace with sunbeds, outdoor shower and built-in barbecue and large table (seating for 16), is complemented with a kitchen (fridger, 4-ring hob) and toilet.

Access is via a pathway with steps that leads from the level of the Villas do Mar down to the beach.

This property is registered and has an Alojamento Local lodging license nº23763/AL

More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

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7 Reviews

4.9
based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

5

Excellent villa with stunning pool and views

  • 5 of 5

The villa was really gorgeous. The only thing that marred our stay was the weather - it rained every day but one! However, we still managed to make good use of the pool and enjoyed exploring western Madeira. The complimentary fish supper at the owner's restaurant was also a lovely and unexpected surprise, as were the fresh mangoes and other fruit left for us!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are sorry abut the weather. The one thing we cannot guarantee. October can be a month of sun or rain and you were very unlucky. Delighted that everything else was to your liking and hope you will return one day.
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5

A taste of paradise

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this villa June/July for two weeks, the villa exceeded our expectations. It was a little taste of paradise, the pool was amazing and the view breathtaking. Any little hitches or teething problems were quickly dealt with in such a professional and friendly manner. I cannot recommend this villa enough and in fact the whole Island of Madeira is a must for all travellers. I would just also like to say a huge thank you for making my birthday so memorable with a beautiful meal at the villa do carne, thanks to everyone involved. I would certainly like to return to this villa in the future and will also encourage all my friends and family to book also. First class!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Well thank you very much, and we are delighted that you enjoyed all aspects of your holiday. See you again soon we hope.
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5

Superb Villa

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a 2 week stay in this beautiful villa. The pictures do not lie it is absolutely stunning, very clean with excellent amenities, the pool was amazing as were the surroundings. I would like to thank Sr Acacio for making our stay so special and for all the help he gave us enabling us to really enjoy our stay, also for the lovely night in Vila da Carne. Big Thank you also to Morrissio our taxi driver/ tour guide. Although the access road is pretty scary work is due to start very soon on amending this problem. I would recommend this Villa and would love to return to it. Madeira and its people are very special.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your lovely review.
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5

Superb Villa

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a 2 week stay in the beautiful Villa Do Mar III. The pictures do not lie it is a superb place to stay. It was very clean with excellent amenities and I would like to thank Sr Acacio for making our stay so special, the access road is scary but hopefully work is to start on improving it very soon. Also a big Thank you to Morrissio our taxi driver/ tour guide. Would recommend this villa and would love to return. Madeira is a beautiful island with lovely people.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your super review.
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5

Traumurlaub in schönem Haus an herrlicher Lage

  • 5 of 5

- Sehr freundlicher Empfang

- Gepflegtes, schönes Haus

- Herrliche, ruhige Lage inmitten von Bananenbäumen

- Einzig die steile und schmale Zufahrt ohne Ausweichstellen war gewöhnungsbedürftig

- Wir würden jederzeit wieder kommen

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your super review. We are glad you enjoyed Villa Do Mar III.
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5

Wow, wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Wow, perfect place to be! Better than the pics on internet tell!

The property was cleaned very well. Hightly recommended location!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Well we can't ask for a better review! Thank you very much for staying at Villa Do Mar III.
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Funchal Airport at 47 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Arco da Calheta at 2 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Funchal Port at 25 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Palheiro Golf at 30 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Madeira Expressway at 1 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Calheta at 2 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Below villa at 60 Metres Car: necessary

Perched on a tranquil fajã (a piece of land at the foot of a cliff) in the sunny Calheta area.

A few minutes by car will take you to the resort town of Calheta, which, with its man-made golden beaches, is popular with tourists and locals alike. There is a beautiful marina and a good choice of bars and restaurants. There are a handful of boutique shops and a good supermarket.

Calheta is famous for producing the best white rum ‘Aguardente’, a special ingredient of the typical Madeiran drink ‘Poncha’. If you are interested in knowing how the white rum is made, we recommend a tour of the ‘Engenho da Calheta’ the rum distillery where you can wander around and sample the produce.

Centro das Artes Casa da Mudas is a new centre located at the edge of a cliff overlooking the sea and was built to host superb art exhibitions, musical performances and other events.

Madeira is a paradise for those who enjoy walking and hiking, and Arco da Calheta is ideally situated, having easy access to the road network and most places on the island.

Within 15 minutes are the beaches at Ponta do Sol and Ribeira Brava, the esplanades at the surfing paradises of Jardim do Mar and Paul do Mar, the laurisilva forest of Madeira (a UNESCO world heritage site - http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/934) and the many walks in Paul da Serra (1500 meters).

An easy 30-minute drive brings you to the capital, Funchal.

Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Special
1 Dec 2016 - 21 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£671
for 7 nights
£671
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2016 - 28 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£789
for 7 nights
£789
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
New Years Eve
29 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£895
for 7 nights
£895
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter sun - REDUCED
5 Jan 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£671
for 7 nights
£671
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Sun
18 Feb 2017 - 11 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£836
for 7 nights
£836
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
12 Apr 2017 - 18 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,001
for 7 nights
£1,001
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Flower Festival
19 Apr 2017 - 15 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£924
for 7 nights
£924
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
16 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,001
for 7 nights
£1,001
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,295
for 7 nights
£1,295
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
22 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,766
for 7 nights
£1,766
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
27 Aug 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,295
for 7 nights
£1,295
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn
17 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,001
for 7 nights
£1,001
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Sun
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£924
for 7 nights
£924
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Pre-Christmas
1 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£671
for 7 nights
£671
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£924
for 7 nights
£924
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year
29 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,089
for 7 nights
£1,089
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

To secure your reservation we require a 30% deposit and the balance is due 8 weeks prior to your arrival

There is a supplement of €140 per week to heat the swimming pool to 24º. This should be requested in advance and is paid in cash on arrival.

A security deposit of 100€ is required on arrival, refunded at the end of the stay should there be no damages

To secure your reservation we require a 30% deposit and the balance is due 8 weeks prior to your arrival
The prices are based on a 4 person occupancy. A per person per week supplement of 98,00€ applies to the 5th and 6th person.

Pool heating is optional and costs 120,00€ per week to be set to 24ºC, payable on arrival.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

General

  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • 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

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

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

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural

Attractions

  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • diving
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 280 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-suite to bedroom 1
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, En-suite to bedroom 2
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-suite to bedroom 3
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, On ground floor, off the lounge
  • Bathroom 1 (first floor) with single washbasin, shower, toilet Bathroom 2 (first floor) with single washbasin, bath with overhead shower, toilet Bathroom 3 (first floor) with single washbasin, shower, toilet Bathroom 4 (ground floor) with single washbasin, shower, toilet

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed, On first floor with en-suite bathroom, door to balcony
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, On first floor with en-suite shower room, door to balcony
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed, On first floor with en-suite shower room
  • Bedroom with double bed, French doors to the balcony, and en-suite shower-room. Bedroom 2 with double bed, French doors to the balcony, and en-suite bathroom. Bedroom 3 with twin beds, French doors to the balcony, and en-suite shower-room.

Outside

  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • The villa has a traditional lookout point at the edge of the pool terrace. Perfect to appreciate those views during afternoon cocktail hour! There is a deserted pebble beach approximately 30 metres below the street level, reached via a rough track. Although public, the difficult access makes it virtually private. 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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