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House With Amazing Sea Views



Updated: 17-Oct-2016
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.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

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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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7 Reviews

based on 7 holidaymaker reviews


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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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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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 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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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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A lovely place to stay on a lovely island

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed being in a quiet residential street to get a flavour of real Madeiran life. However it is near the old town resturants the cable car (< 10 mins) .

The house is immaculate, fully equiped and we were able to sunbath on the roof terrace away from any tourists after our lavada walks.

The wifi was invaluable for tourist information and keeping in touch with business at home.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Sarah, I am delighted you had such a great stay in our apartment. Thank-you for such a lovely review and hope to see you back again soon. Many thanks and kind regards Karen
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Activity and Interests

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.


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


Funchal airport is a 20 minute drive


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.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 2
1 Sep 2016 - 18 Dec 2016
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Rate 3
19 Dec 2016 - 8 Jan 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Rate 4
9 Jan 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

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:
Please note there is a surcharge of GBP75 for guests staying 1 week only, due to the recent increased costs of housekeeping. For 2 weeks or more the price is as indicated. For 3 weeks or more we will consider lower rates if there are only 2 guests staying.
The pricing table is for 2 guests only. Additional guests GBP75 per week extra per person.

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Updated: 17-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • house


  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Location Type

  • city centre
  • near the sea


  • 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


  • 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.


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


  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • 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.

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