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Plaza Apartment - Family apartment - Swimming pool - Free Wifi - Free Parking



Updated: 28-Oct-2016
2 Bed, Double Room, Twin Room, Great Price, Family / Friends Holiday

This fabulous 2 bedroom apartment is located in the town of Canico, just 9 km east of Funchal and about 9 km from the airport making it perfectly situated for touring the island.

The property consists of a large airy living space leading through double doors onto a lovely balcony, the living space consists of a contemporary corner sofa, TV with cable television, small library of books and a dining area for 6. The bedrooms are large and spacious with the Master benefitting from an en-suite bathroom. There is also a sea view from the balcony. The second bedroom has twin beds making it ideal for sharers or families.

The apartment also has use of a swimming pool and relaxing sun area plus communal gardens all year.

Apartment Caniço Plaza is only 5 minutes, easy walk from the beautiful little town centre of Canico. Within Canico town centre you will find a modern shopping mall with a large supermarket and food court with many restaurants you will also find quaint little squares which holds festivals and markets, while on the traditional quiet streets of the town there are many more restaurants and some local taverns. It truly is an idyllic little town.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the Owner

Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the manager

We visited Madeira and stayed at this lovely modern & clean apartment. We were met by the host, who waited patiently whilst we sorted out the problematic hire car. Upon our arrival, Paula showed us around, explained how to use all the gadgets and the underground car park. The apartment was larger than average with more than enough wardrobe space in both bedrooms, and the lounge dining area was very light and spacious. the quality of the apartment shone through and there was a sea view from the balcony. Good for spotting cruise ships coming into Funchal harbour (Dont forget your binoculars!) Having two bathrooms, is always a bonus. The apartment is close to the village of Canico which is about a 15min walk and has a largish supermarket & two nice restaurants within sight of each other Central & Lareira, both offer a pick up & drop off service but we never used it, we preferred to walk, due to the large amount of meat you get! If you turn left out of the apartment and go to Garajau about 2 miles, there is an excellent restaurant Touricalo (our favorite) opposite Don Pedro Hotel, which served a variety of foods with fresh vegetables and gorgeous desserts, attached to this restaurant there was a take away section, with reasonable prices serving suckling pig, local fish, fresh cooked veg and much much more. We visited Funchal and on a Friday, they have a very large market selling local fish, meat, fruit of every shape and size and beautiful flowers, be warned, do not buy Madeiran wine or cake from the liquour stores, its much cheaper in the supermarkets. We visited Porto Moniz, where they have natural swimming pools, created from the lava, they are fed by the sea water but are worth a try. Also worth visiting is Calheta, where they have a man made sand beach, which is kept safe by a harbour wall. They also have a range of cafe's serving drinks & food. Madeira is a very beautiful but different island, no rowdiness at all, and at times extremely quiet. A lot of Restaurants tend to close early 11pm so dont leave it too late. Canico is on the south of the island with ample amounts of sun and only about 20 minutes from the airport so is ideally situated, if you plan to visit the north of the island the climate is completely different most of the time under a constant cloud, worth a visit but not ideal for a long stay. Thankyou to Paula for a warm welcome, the wine, flowers, little extras, can recommend, we will return Recommended for: Age 55+, Adve
Mar 2015
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1 Reviews

1 holidaymaker review


Needs updating in the kitchen and bathrooms

  • 2 of 5

Just adequate for 2 adults,large lounge/diner only enough comfy chairs for 3 people.Spacious main bedroom with plenty of wardrobe space, there is some traffic noise in this room.Smallish twin bedded room .Appartment block is on main bus route/car not needed.Supermarket is a good 20 minutes wal.,Loads of hot water for showers but the bathrooms do need upgrading.Kitchen oven has not been cleaned in a long time,cutlery are all different ,I am so glad I didn't have to use the can opener!!! No cleaning fluids,dish cloths or rubbish bags etc provided..I would not recommend this appartment but we so love Madeira and it's very friendly people.

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Autumn 2016
1 Oct 2016 - 18 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Christmas New Year 2016
19 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
Early 2017
8 Jan 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £3 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest

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Updated: 28-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • apartment


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family


  • Lift
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed


  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2


  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Veranda


  • Self-catering

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