Stay in Funchal and experience the lovely island of Madeira.
A city inside a valley? It sounds like a fairy tale, but it is true. Funchal, the capital of Madeira, Portugal is situated inside a lush valley and is surrounded with splendid slopes that offer magnificent views over the city, encompassing the urban areas all the way through to the famous Savage Islands to the south and Ponte Delgada in the Azores.Whenever you intend to plan your trip, you can be sure to find a range of beautiful villas in Funchal. Depending on your preference they can cater for anything from a small romantic getaway to a fun-filled group holiday.
Villas in Funchal
The Jardins do Palheiro is a unique garden that combines British colonial features with tropical shrubbery and decorations. If you find yourself missing those English afternoon tea delights then worry not as the park has a lovely café which will serve you treats that will cure your homesickness. The Monte palace hotel gardens are also worth visiting if you have the time and offer more of a Chinese take in terms of decoration. In the city centre, the Cathedral of Funchal dates back to the 1400’s and is one of the oldest buildings in the town. Funchal was also a major trading port in centuries gone by and is still known for a particular culture of fine wines.
Most of the villas in Funchal are located near the beautiful golden beach, allowing for easy access and eliminating any unnecessary travel expenses. Here, you can enjoy stunning views of the bay, choosing to take a dip in the fresh ocean or one of the many inviting swimming pools lining the coastal area. If self-catering is your thing, be sure to try your hand at cooking one of Funcal's delicious dishes. If you're not feeling quite so adventurous, a barbecue in your private villa is always a safe bet, as the lush gardens surrounding the villas in Funchal are a sight to behold. Get close to nature and enjoy Funchal's fabulous flora.
Fun for the Whole Family
A holiday in Funchal is not a holiday in Funchal without a stay in an authentic apartment. The choice of accommodation is overwhelming, with a holiday home to cater for every taste. Whether travelling as a family, as a couple, or as a large group of friends, our Funchal apartments and holiday rentals offer all you need. For more discerning guests, there are also apartments that come with beautiful swimming pools, luscious gardens and stunning views.
Madeira - Beautiful Landscapes and Lots of Attractions
Finding a serene place to stay located close to the tourist attractions will give you plenty of time to enjoy your holiday. There are many attractions in Madeira. These range from the valley and its views, majestic islands and museums designed to stimulate the old grey matter. You can go canoeing, horse riding, whale-watching or simply take a hike to one of the inviting peaks surrounding the city. So why not take a trip to Funchal and experience the holiday of a lifetime? You will not be disappointed by the attractions and numerous activities and you will have a great place to stay be it in a Funchal apartment, or a spacious villa. If you like island hopping, consider also visiting nearby Camacha as part of a longer trip. With a slightly more mountaineous and rural feel it offers a nice contrast to Madeira and a similar feel to Cyprus.