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  • View from covered terrace towards the Desert Islands
    View from covered terrace towards the Desert Islands
    View from covered terrace towards the Desert Islands
    View down Calcada do Pico from near our front door
    Seating area in the courtyard garden
    The Pico fort just around the corner from the alleyway
    View from top of spiral staircase conecting covered terrace to courtyard garden
    Property description
    Funchal
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    Condo/Apartment – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
    Located just a few minutes walk from many of Funchal's most popular 'must see places' you are living in the real city not the hotel tourist zone located several miles away from the city centre.
    This new luxury attic conversion has breathtaking views of Funchal city, the Harbour and out over the Atlantic towards the Desert Islands. It is the perfect place for relaxing whilst enjoying the annual fireworks shows every Saturday in June and of course spectacular city wide display celebrating the New Year.
    You can watch (and often even hear) the daily comings and goings of the many cruise ships which visit this spectacular island plus the assorted little pleasure boats that sail in and out often 2 or 3 times a day.
    Fully furnished for that perfect self catering holiday you can even...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Dining Seats (2)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Housekeeping Included
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Ocean Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared Yard
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Staffed Property
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      No
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Accessed through your own private gate then via a spiral staircase from the courtyard garden, this modern totally self contained luxury apartment is the perfect base for exploring Funchal.
    Contemporary decor throughout, fully double glazed window / patio doors, remote control ceiling fans in bedroom and kitchen / breakfast room.
    Electric radiator panel fitted in bedroom, an additional mobile oil filled radiator is also available for those occasional chilly winter mornings & evenings (Funchal temperatures can fall to mid or low teens at night in the winter).
    Luxury en-suite shower room with remote control Velux roof-light window providing light and fresh air.
    Flat screen TV in bedroom (120+ cable channels many in English, plus use of free TV music juke box and on demand videos).
    Wi...
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    Listing #HL187249 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Funchal: 9.3 mi
    Ferry: Funchal: 0.9 mi
    Funchal Airport served from numerous UK airports by British Airways, Easyjet, Monarch, Jet2, Thompson & TAP, there are also direct flights from Germany, France and Scandinavia plus of course mainland Portugal.
    Connections to Funchal City by airport bus (every 1/2 hour aprox 30mins €5) or taxi (around 20mins aprox €30).
    Car hire also available at airport or can be arranged in Funchal if shorter hire periods desired.
    Sao Pedro is one of the oldest areas of Funchal (celebrates its 500 year anniversary in 2016) and you are just above the heart of the city within minutes walking distance to many beautiful gardens & museums (Quinta das Cruzes gardens and museum plus the Convent Santa Clara are just down the road and the Pico Fort is just around the corner)
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.9 mi.
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SPJones
Amersham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

We spent a week in the apartment in June. We have been to Madeira previously and stayed in the Monumental Lido area. It was much better being very close to the middle of Funchal. The town centre was a few minutes' walk down a steep hill. The owner was very friendly and helpful, but also unobtrusive. He provided us with... more

Management response:

Many thanks for your kind review, I am please to hear you prefered our location to the Monumental Lido area (I have to admit I do agree with you & it is one of many reasons we chose this historical area of Funchal to live in over the modern concrete apartments further out of town) I look forward to maybe... more

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Tristan L
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 for a stay in February 2014

Spectacular views of the harbour and ocean, church towers and stately homes in the distance, while the old historic disctricts of the city remain within walking distance. The roof top terrace with its lovely sitting area is worth the trip! Walk down the steep street to a tropical park and spend hours in the stylish (yet inexpensive) tea gardens. We... more

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Many thanks for your review we look forward to welcoming you back again in the not too distant future more

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TonyandLi...
Clevedon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
53 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 for a stay in March 2014

We were looking for somewhere to stay other than one of the large hotels within walking distance of the centre of Funchal - this was a great choice. Located 10 minutes' walk up the (steep) hill, the apartment provides fantastic views of the harbour and coastline. Handy for shops and restaurants, with some local convenience stores a couple of minutes'... more

Management response:

Many thanks for your comprehensive review, it is always a pleasure to know that our guests enjoyed their stay and nice to have you confirm that what you saw on the website was what you found when you arrived. Just a note there are several routes back up to the apartment, some not quite so steep as others but maybe... more

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Listed since : Mar 2012
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