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Villa Aquarela - Cliff Top Villa With Magnificent Views Of The Atlantic Ocean

Overview

Property

Updated: 02-Dec-2016
3 Bedroom Villa with Heated Pool in Peaceful Location Close to all Amenities

This magnificent detached Villa, occupies one of the finest ocean front positions, with sensational 180º far reaching views.With a private heated swimming pool, garden, sea view terraces, games room, air-conditioning in bedrooms and two wood burning fires for cooler winter evenings.

Located in a peaceful residential area of Garajau, yet within easy walking distance to all amenities – supermarkets, bakery, restaurants and bars, Villa Aquarela was totally refurbished to a very high standard in 2012. The end result is a stunning 3 bedroom villa, with 627 square metres on living space, beautifully furnished and equipped to a very high standard.

On the first floor is a bright, spacious open plan lounge, with leather sofas, flat screen television and wood burning fire. Adjacent to this is the dining area and fully equipped kitchen and separate laundry room. There is a second lounge with fireplace and views of the sea, pool and garden below. Patio doors from both lounges open onto the south facing terraces. Also on this level are two of the bedrooms, a twin with separate shower room and the Master Double Bedroom with en-suite bathroom and sea view balcony.

On the lower level is the third double bedroom with en-suite shower room and direct access to the terrace, patios and swimming pool. All bedrooms have individually controlled air conditioning units. There is yet another sunny seating area, a pool table, ping pong table and table football – so plenty to keep the children (and adults) amused at any time of the day!

There is plenty of outdoor space with a variety of patios for you to relax and enjoy your days in the sunshine. There is a large wooden dining table and chairs by the built in barbecue, making dining al fresco a must. Just below, perched above the sea cliff, is the swimming pool, sun loungers and shower and tropical garden, all with 180º views of the ocean.

The location of the villa is peaceful and private, yet with the benefits of having everything on your door step. You can take the local pathways down to the headland where you have the ‘Cristo Rei’ – Statue of Christ, and below it the pebble beach of Garajau, which is accessed by cable car and offers sea bathing, changing rooms and a lovely sea front bar and restaurant. Just a few minutes’ walk is the bus stop with a regular service to the capital Funchal, only 10 minutes away. The Palheiro Golf Course is also close by, just 10 minutes by car.

The villa has secure electronic gated parking and free Wi-Fi.

A welcome grocery pack with provisions for your first breakfast is provided.

This property is registered and has an Alojamento Local lodging license nº1934/AL

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

Top Traveller Review

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Guestbook comments from the manager

Have just had the most amazing time staying at Villa Aquarella in Madiera. The villa is in an excellent position with panoramic views over the ocean. The children loved the games room & the pool, I just can't fault anything! There's local restaurants & shops within walking distance, and a regular bus into the capital of Funchal. The villa is so spacious, with everything you could wish for, all in all a perfect destination for our family holiday.
Aug 2014
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4 Reviews

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based on 4 holidaymaker reviews

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Villa Aquarella

  • 5 of 5

Bonjour,

Voilà maintenant près d'une semaine que nous sommes rentrés sans encombre chez nous et je voudrais vous remercier pour la qualité des prestations que votre agence nous a fournies.

En effet que ce soit pour le transfert de l'aéroport, la mise à disposition à une heure tardive de la maison très confortable, la propreté dans laquelle nous l'avons trouvée, la parfaite concordance avec la description et les images sur le site internet, la réactivité à régler au plus vite les petits problèmes constatés, la facilité de location du véhicule et son prix tout compris, tout a été parfait.

Merci encore et bonne continuation

Bien cordialement,

G.André

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci Beaucoup! Thank you for your lovely comments. We would love to welcome you back again one day.
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5

Perfect house in a good location

  • 5 of 5

The house was even better and bigger, than we expected from the pictures. We were 6 adults, we used and enjoyed every corner of the spacy house. Preheated pool was a must for us, and it worked perfectly. Linda, who meet us at the house, was very kind and helpful. Big sunny barbeque area. Everything just modern and in good condition. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your super 5 star review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and the house, and hope to welcome you back again at some point in the future.
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5

A great villa on a beautiful island.

  • 5 of 5

A fabulous villa, clean,tidy and well maintained with everything you could possibly need provided for you. Positioned with an easy walk into the local shops and restaurants, so although we had a car we seldom used it on an evening.

Would definitely recommend this villa.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your 5 star review and recommendation, very much appreciated.
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5

Ocean front villa - Garajau, Madeira

  • 5 of 5

This villa was as described. It is spacious, but also has quiet comfortable areas to relax. Everywhere was clean and beautifully presented. The kitchen is well equipped; we stayed for 2 weeks and used most of the domestic appliances including the cooker and washing machine. There is a games room downstairs with snooker and I recommend the table football...great fun!

The views are simply breathtaking, with nothing to obscure the gorgeous blue sea. The pool was clean and maintained and the gardens appear to have recently had newly planted flowers and shrubs. . Each terrace is a delight to use and the owners have put a lot of thought into providing the essentials for their visitors. It is about a 10 min walk to the shops and restaurants which cater for your every need. We found the local bakery and coffee bars offered delicious cakes bread etc. The restaurants in Garajau are of a high standard with a good selection of fresh fish + meat. We used both the bus and taxis with ease and found local people helpful and friendly.

The owner has a handbook which was very useful.

I would recommend this villa the location is excellent and the facilities made our stay in Madeira a delight.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 29, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in the villa and that you had everything you needed. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kind regards Barbara & Fenwick.
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Funchal at 10 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Garajau at 300 Metres Nearest Ferry : Funchal - to Porto Santo at 10 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Palheiro at 3 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Via Rapida at 500 Metres Nearest Restaurant : Garajau at 300 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Garajau at 1 Kilometres Car: not necessary

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Special Offer
1 Nov 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£895
for 7 nights
£895
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas & New Year
30 Dec 2016 - 5 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,242
for 7 nights
£1,242
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Special Offer
6 Jan 2017 - 16 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
 
Spring
1 Apr 2017 - 11 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,095
for 7 nights
£1,095
 
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
£1,177
for 7 nights
£1,177
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
19 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,095
for 7 nights
£1,095
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn
25 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,118
for 7 nights
£1,118
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Pre-Christmas
1 Nov 2017 - 18 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,048
for 7 nights
£1,048
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas & New Year
19 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,460
for 7 nights
£1,460
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Pool heating costs €100 per week and is paid in cash on arrival.
An unlimited supply of logs for the two fires costs €35 per week.
Binoculars can be provided for which there is a €50 security deposit, refundable on the day of departure.
Wi-Fi, free local telephone calls and a welcome grocery pack with provisions for breakfast are included in the price.

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

MUNICIPALITY ECOTAX
You will be required to pay 1€ per person per night for all guests aged over 18 years old, up to a maximum of 5€ per person. This payment is required in cash at check-in, so please have it ready.

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
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • village

Attractions

  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 600 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-suite to Double Bedroom
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, En.suite to Master Bedroom

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, With En-suite bathroom, balcony & sea view
  • Twin - 2 Single Bed
  • Double Room - 1 Large Double Bed, With En-suite shower room and direct access to terrace
  • All bedrooms have individually controlled air conditioning units that also provide warm air in the cooler months.

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

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Portable wifi hotspot