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

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 6,458 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Heated swimming pool, garden, sea view, terraces, games room

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.

Swimming pool dimensions and heating


Shape: Freeform

Length: 6,30m

Width: 5m

Depth: from 1,10m to 1,90m

Pool heating is optional and costs 100,00€ 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.

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

Property Manager
Linda Dias/Norberta Sá
Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 May, 2017

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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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa on Caniço, Portugal

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 6458 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
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
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 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.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
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

Reviews

5/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)

5

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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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autumn
25 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,120
for 7 nights
£1,120
 
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
£1,049
for 7 nights
£1,049
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas & New Year
19 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,462
for 7 nights
£1,462
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Sun
5 Jan 2018 - 24 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£837
for 7 nights
£837
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
25 Mar 2018 - 7 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,179
for 7 nights
£1,179
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
8 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£926
for 7 nights
£926
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Pre-Summer
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,049
for 7 nights
£1,049
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Summer
1 Jul 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,297
for 7 nights
£1,297
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
21 Jul 2018 - 25 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,680
for 7 nights
£1,680
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
26 Aug 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,474
for 7 nights
£1,474
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn
16 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,120
for 7 nights
£1,120
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Sun
1 Nov 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
£914
for 7 nights
£914
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Pre-Christmas
1 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£837
for 7 nights
£837
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,120
for 7 nights
£1,120
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year
29 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,238
for 7 nights
£1,238
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Pool heating is optional and costs 100,00€ 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.

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.

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