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House With Amazing Sea Views

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

House in Funchal, Madeira - Peaceful Location In Old Town Within Walking Distance Of Bars, Restaurants, The Market And The Front

This is a typical Madeiran house in a residential street. It has good security behind a wall with automatic gates and has been completely renovated inside and out. With two bathrooms and amazing views from the roof terrace. It is a conveniently situated, tastefully appointed and comfortable holiday rental.

Please note the rates are fully inclusive for 2 people. The house sleeps 4 and there is an added one off cost of GBP75 if 4 of you are travelling to cover the additional laundry charges.


Owner
Karen Lowe
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We regret we cannot accommodate children under 16 or pets. We ask smokers to respect the house and smoke outside only.
Sep 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house on Funchal on Madeira

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • near the sea
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Newly built ensuite with good shower, toilet & washhand basin. Brand new family bathroom with bath, toilet, bidet and washhand basin. Shower over bath.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: One ensuite bedroom with queen size bed, built in wardrobes and ensuite shower room plus one twin bedded room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: This is a beautifully renovated property right in the old town with stunning views of the ocean, the dessert islands, the port, the mountains and the city. Outside: There is a courtyard outside the kitchen and bedrooms suitable for catching the sun and for having a coffee. There is a brand new roof terrace with lighting, BBQ, bar with basin and a cold shower for cooling off. There are tables and chairs, umbrella and sunbeds. Both are private and are for the use of guests only. Utility Room: Washing machine, ironing board, iron, clothes horse Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All linens are included. The property is cleaned when guests depart. If you wish to have a cleaning service that can be arranged at extra cost. Any problems? Please call Joao or me if you experience any problems or issues out of the ordinary so we can sort it out for you immediately. Please note this may be more difficult on Sundays or pubic holidays ut we will get it sorted out

Reviews

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(8 traveller reviews)

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House With Amazing Sea Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

Superb

  • 5 of 5

Our first visit to Madeira and an excellent destination choice and an equally excellent property. From our first enquiry to our departure Karen was easily accessible and responsive via email. The property itself was stunning, spacious and immaculate. The roof terrace is the crowning glory. It is a place to enjoy the sunshine all day, soak in the views of the sea, harbour, town and hillside. We loved the character of The Old Town. The nearest restaurant (Tasco) is at the end of the street and is highly recommended. 10 mins walk and the choice of eateries is endless, another 5 mins further is the Market & Supermarket. We hired a small car for a few days, the private parking was a bonus and we explored the Island at our leisure. Was so good we didn't want to leave. Hopefully we will return.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Susan, Thanks so much for such a great review and we're delighted you loved the house & island and had such a great holiday. You are welcome back anytime. With warm regards Karen
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Dunipace
5

Fantastic Property

  • 5 of 5

First time in Madeira and we loved it. The experience was made all the better based upon the choice we made to stay at this wonderful property. It was extremely comfortable and had absolutely everything that we required. The views from the roof terrace were fab. We spent a lot of time here enjoying the sun and staring out over the ocean. Very relaxing and intend to return.

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Lynne and so glad you loved the house as much as we do. We are very proud of our property. Don't forget to remind me that you are a return customer when you book so I can give you a return customer discount :-)
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Felixstowe
5

All we had hoped for

  • 5 of 5

Other reviews say it all. A perfect 2 weeks with added January sunshine every day and often breakfast as well as lunch on the roof. Newly refurbished Lido is 2 mins away, lifeguarded and 2 euros to swim in the Atlantic. One of us did. Taco bar/restaurant round corner delightful and welcoming. Easy big shop at supermarket and short taxi back. Buses, market and great choice of restaurants nearby. We have been looking for this house for many years. Have already re-booked.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Mary, so glad you had a good holiday and enjoyed the house and the location. Best regards Karen
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Bedfordshire
5

Home from home in Funchal

  • 5 of 5

We spent a month at this delightful house in the old town of Funchal. It really did feel like a 'home from home'. Lovely big kitchen/diner which is very well equipped, comfortable lounge and bedroom. Wifi was really useful for keeping in touch with family and for researching the island. The roof terrace is our favourite part of the property. Having breakfast outside whilst watching the cruise ships arriving and sipping our Gin and Tonics in the early evening after a long day sightseeing and Levada walking. Perfect. So perfect in fact that we are returning for a month next year. Karen is always available via email to answer any queries that should arise.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 17, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Superb

  • 5 of 5

A superb house with superb views from roof terrace. From collection at airport to departure we had a great holiday. Short downhill walk to bars and cafes, about 15mins walk to large supermarket and Funchal centre. The house is comfortably furnished, exceptionally clean and was ideal for our group of 4 adults.

Thanks Karen for our lovely holiday, hope to book again if your property is available.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Eric, we are so glad you loved it as much as we do. We would much welcome you all back so just let us know when you next plan a visit. Kind regards, Karen
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North Yorkshire
5

Great time in Madiera

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely property especially the location and the views from the roof terrace. You can walk into Funchal in 10 to 15 minutes and to restaurants and bars in less than 5 minutes, the only down side is Funchal is very hilly and after a nice evening or day out the hill to the house gets a bit steep but not really a problem as its only a couple of hundred yards. We can say that a future visit is definitely on the cards as a week was not enough to explore the island. Once you've mastered the bus time tables and pickup points they are great fun and very reasonable. Many thanks to Karen for sharing this house with us.

  • Review Submitted: May 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Extreme sports are readily available in Madeira and guests can by tickets down at the marina for whale & dolphin watching, big game fishing, hiking, mountain quad biking, diving, mountain safaris, canyoning, paragliding. There are also botanical gardens to visit, volcanic hot pools, cable car and wineries.

Coast/Beach:

5 minute walk to the seafront & Barreirinha swimming & leisure complex

Travel:

Funchal airport is a 20 minute drive

Distances:

Situated in Funchal old town a few minutes walk to bars, cafes and restaurants. The location is amazingly convenient.

Further Details:

The Funchal market is a 7 minute walk from the house as are all the shops, bars and restaurants.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house on Funchal, Portugal

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 5
1 Jul 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£398
for 7 nights
£398
 
 
Rate 6
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
1 night minimum stay
£78
for 1 night
£545
 
 
Rate 7
6 Jan 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
1 night minimum stay
£56
for 1 night
£395
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
We take £100 deposit per week of use and the balance is paid two weeks prior to travel. We have a local agent that can collect you from the airport. You can arrange with him directly if you wish to be taken back to the airport.

Changeover Day:
We are entirely flexible and happy to work around our guests.

Notes on prices:
The pricing table is for 2 guests only. Additional guests GBP80 total, irrespective of 1 guest or 2.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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