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Funchal, Madeira, city centre, quiet location

Pool area view from the terrace
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
13 reviews
Pool area view from the terrace
Terrace view out to sea
Sealy posturepedic 3 feet wide beds
We have a new flatscreen TV now, that is much bigger then the one in the picture
This is the kitchen and has a separate and good size utility
View from kitchen window when the blinds are open
The pool area gets the sun most of the day
The old town - only a few minutes walk from the apartment
Terrace view across the city
This is the marina at sundown. 8.30pm on a July evening and within a downhill walk of the apartment
The old town has been given an artistic facelift and works of art are everywhere
You've got to try the street toboggans - Funchal is the only place in the world for this
Dining out is a total pleasure in terms of scenary, gastronomy & friendly service
The sea is calm most of the year so whale watching and fishing is great
Island of flowers
Make to visit Blandy's, the famous Madeira wine maker
Everywhere in Madeira is beautifully tended
The shopping is good in Funchal with several malls and great street shopping
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Funchal, Madeira, Madeira Islands
A spacious, modern 2 bedded apartment with pool, gardens & views. The apartment is newly decorated & furnished & is bright & sunny. With an attractive, fitted kitchen with dishwasher, washer, tumble dryer and microwave. There is a large lounge/diner with TV and terrace. This is a bright, sunny and spacious property in a prestigious, gated development. The development is secure, private and has allocated underground parking, a lift, pool with loungers and a garden. It is literally only a few minutes downhill walk to all amenities so you don't have to have a car, especially as cabs are cheap. The apartment sits on a short but steep incline affording wonderful views but as with most of Madeira, it is on a hill and you may want to use cabs to get home, as we do. We can arrange airport pick ups and drop offs and cleaners f... Read more
About the Owner, Karen L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 19 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2006
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL18714 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 13 reviews
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Higgii
Westhoughton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in November 2016

We stayed for 5 days (Monday to Friday) but had book for 7 days due to the minimum stay policy. This worked out well as we arranged flights to arrive am on the Monday and depart late evening on the Friday. We booked the owners local agent (Juan) to collect us from the airport on arrival and take us directly to the apartment. This cost over the odds at 38€ (private taxi return was 21€)...

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Management response:

Hi Wendy, thank-you for your feedback and I take on board the idea of the info letter. I do apologise for the issues you experienced with the ants & the airport collection. I had asked for separate collections so I'm terribly sorry this was not forthcoming. I'm so glad however that you liked the apartment and the location. The ant...

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Mrs Jo F
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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person found this review helpful

The apartment was well equipped and was very spacious. The view from the balcony looked towards the harbour and the city beyond. Its location meant that it was a 10 minute walk to the old town and although the walk back up was steep it still only took a few minutes longer. The airport express bus stops at the end of the road leading up to the apartment, so this was very convenient. The swimming...

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Management response:

Hi Jo, Thank-you so much for your positive feedback and we're so pleased you enjoyed staying with us. With warm regards Karen

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Davechant...
Manchester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

This apartment is well kept and has all the amenities for a comfortable stay. The owner and the representative were extremely helpful . The pool is cleaned and the water tested regularly ,this is an excellent pool with plenty of beds and space. I would highly recommend this apartment ,the only draw back is there is no air conditioning although there is a Fan to cool you down and a heater for the cooler seasons.

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Thanks for the positive feedback & glad you had a great stay :-)

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Children's Pool
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
Additional amenities & feature info
The apartment faces East/West so there is always sun at the back and front. Morning sun in the kitchen and afternoon sun in the living room, bedroom and on the balcony. The apartment is only 8 years old but has been totally redecorated and newly furnished. The front of the apartment overlooks the city bowl and out to sea and the back of the apartment looks out over the gardens and beyond to the city and the sea, including the port, where you can see the cruise ships arrive. We have put in two large single, posturepedic beds so they can be pushed apart or kept together. The bedroom has doors onto the balcony and overlooks the garden.<BR>There is also a blow up bed, suitable for a small child and a cot and high chair for those travelling with an infant.
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights
$45
£36
$313
£248
Nov 7, 2016 -
Dec 17, 2016
Winter sun special
7 nights --
$284
£225
Dec 19, 2016 -
Jan 1, 2017
High season Xmas NY
7 nights
$54
£43
$376
£298
Jan 2, 2017 -
Jun 30, 2017
High season
7 nights
$45
£36
$313
£248
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices for long term lets are negotiable
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Funchal: 12.4 mi
Ferry: Funchal: 1.9 mi
TAP, British Airways, Thomas Cook plus more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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