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#1 Best Value of 5 specialty lodgings in Arco da Calheta
Reviewed June 11, 2017
A week in paradise
I can't rate our stay highly enough! This is not for people looking for a typical resort type holiday, or for anyone with an aversion to steps (Although I promise the views are worth it!). This is... more
Reviewed November 8, 2016
Beautiful, colored, charming cottage: go on!!
We spent 4 days in Calhau Grande, from the warm welcome to the end of our stay it was a four-star experience!
The location is perfect for discovering the west cost, the quality of the accommodation... more
This is a place you need to stay in order to understand what really is Madeira. In the heart of the mountains, this is the perfect spot to rest and get away from the city caos. Warm and cozy, the... more
We booked Colina da Faja almost on a whim – sitting on the sofa just days before leaving. And we are glad we did.
Our first tip – ensure that you are VERY much at ease with your rental car before... more
Reviewed May 23, 2017
Not a good choice
We made reservation over booking.com. when we came to the property we received call from booking.com that hotel is not able to accomodate us. Apperantly due the technical reason. It was quite bad... more
Hotel Vila Mia is an excellent hotel, with a friendly and professional manager and team ! You feel at home in this hotel. Everything is ok, location is splendid ! The food is international and... more
Reviewed July 11, 2014
Fantastic days in Vila Mia
We spent 4 days in Vila Mia and had a great time. Since our booking was by mistake we were the only guests during the whole 4 days. Nonetheless, we did not miss anything. Jose and his wife were so... more
First of all the bad points
It's miles from anywhere to eat or shop
It's miles from anywhere to eat or shop
Really enjoyed our stay at this location the views were great and it was... more
Reviewed June 25, 2017
Home away from home - with a much nicer view
It took us a little more effort than expected to find Vila Brava, but that probably ends up being part of what makes it special. It's out of the way, high on the hill, out of towns and suffers from... more
We stayed here for 7nights! What was it great! Super view, great hostess and amazing pool! The location is very clean! There is a supermarket, bakery and lots of restaurants near the location.
Reviewed July 10, 2017
Amazing location and stay
We stayed for 3 nights in a double room with our own bathroom. Room had a lovely sea view Kitchen well equipped with everything you need. Lovely pool. Sara is a fantastic host, full of helpful... more
This is our second time staying at Madeira Sunset Cottage. Our friends came with us and were amazed how beautiful the place really is. We even managed to swim this time, very refreshing.
We will be... more
Reviewed April 5, 2014
Peaceful and amazing views
We can honestly say this is the most amazing peaceful place ever!!! We visit Madeira 3 times per year. The views are just breath taking, and the sunset utterly amazing. Lovely walks all around, even... more
Wonderful facilities, excellent restraunt. Nice and quiet accommodation spacious and well serviced. Good sized balcony , spoilt by traffic noise going by especially motorbikes.
Location stunning... more
Reviewed September 29, 2017
Great apartment hotel but far from the city
Spacious apartments with parking outside your door. Nice view and very friendly and helpful staff. However, you need a car since the hotel is about 30 minutes drive from the city. Nice restaurant and... more
We were so lucky to get a very big apartment with kitchen, 2 bath rooms, big bed room, big dining and sitting room. We also had a balcony with sun. The apartment is only few minutes from the sea. The... more
2 nights as part of organised walking holiday on Madeira
Clean and modern apartments we were given voucher for evening meal in bar opposite basic food but freshly cooked we had fish soup and tuna salad then chicken and steak salad and proper chips... more
Reviewed September 15, 2017
Meal in evening
OMG this was awful. We had to order in out hotel 6 hrs before the meal. Served us some average soup first with garlic bread. Then our main meals - steaks (could have soled our shoes with this dry... more
We made the reservation one day before, but nobody expected us, but it wasn´t a problem because of a low season and no tourists. We had a room with ocean view, it is a little bit old furnished, but... more
Reviewed November 3, 2016
Room nr 3 has a strange smell and she view from the widow is ugly. The good thing is the location just on the see side and the kitchen to use. Compere to others hotel on Madeira the price here was... more
This is a budget hotel, it is very clean, tidy and has amazing views. We had a sea view with a balcony. We Would definitely recommend you get this type of room. The rooms are very basic but have... more
Reviewed August 1, 2014
Beware... no beds
This is not a complaint or anything, but the studios do not have beds. All they have a is a sleeper sofa, or a pull out couch. That might not be a problem, but if you expect a bed during your... more
We stayed here for 2 night whilst touring the island, the place is very peaceful, we spent the late afternoon by the pool, the rooms a very nice, breakfast is self serving in your rooms which is... more
Reviewed August 24, 2016
Dirty and needs renovation
The Location of the small houses in a subtropical park in summer is awesome. Rose Garden close by. Next Restaurant about 1/2 Mike always but not good. But facilty is run down, dirty and renovation... more
We stayed a total of 4 nights and were quite pleased with the apartment. Upon arrival Margaret was very thorough in briefing us on the facilities and equipments - the do's the don'ts and the how's... more
Reviewed March 29, 2015
Highly recommended, spacious well appointed apartment with good parking facilities and comfortable beds.
We arrived at the apartment very late due to delayed flights and getting very lost. Margaret the proprietor was waiting patiently for us and was very welcoming.
We stayed in apartment G. The... more
We have recently stayed at the Savoy Gardens. What a lovely hotel.
We travelled with TUI all went well.
We were on the 7th floor with a sea view. Large room plenty of storage. Seating to sit... more
Reviewed 1 week ago
This was our first visit to this hotel. great staff, great food, great room, must have sea view. Very friendly. good location. you must be able to walk the hill to get to hotel. But cabs are an... more