Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday cottage in Calheta - GREAT PLACE FOR FAMILY HOLIDAY
SLEEP 7,BBQ,SEA VIEW,WIFI,PARKING,gardens,quiet,close to Calheta´s Beach
YOU WILL NEVER FORGET THE SUNSETS FROM THIS AMAZING PLACE!!!
From two up to 7 persons...pick one or two houses...
Here we offer two separated houses:
1) 'LOUREIROS COTTAGE': from picture 3 to the 14th - located a little above,it is a bigger house, with 3 bedrooms all facing South, living room sharing the area with the kitchen and a bathroom. It was totally renewed but also keeping the old signs of life in another times, using some furniture from the traditional house... Here you can find all the comfort you expect, as modern equipements are part of it, including free wifi signal. The bedrooms are not big, as there was a big concern to make everything as it was originally, but they have very good wardrobes to help you during your stay.. Outside, in front of the house, again an old bench where the old ladies used to sit talking and enjoying the fantastic views. This was a detail all the traditional houses in Madeira used to have...
2) 'CICAS STUDIO': from the picture 15th to the 23rd - it is an open plan detached house, around 50sqm, with living and bedroom area, a separated bathroom and a kitchenette.
Totally and modern equipped, it offers everything you may need during your stay. Keeping the old track of the traditional houses, the ceiling is very high, and offers three doors connecting directly to the outside areas, bringing all the light inside, making it very bright. The view from any of these doors, is absolutely awesome....breathtaking sea view...!!!
In the kitchen area, the stone oven that used to be to cook the daily bread, was left as it was at the old times...
Most of the traditional houses in Madeira, had an oven like this...now, its only part of the History of the house..
Right in front of the studio, you can find a fantastic area, again with a traditional bench, where old ladies used to sit talking about everyone lives, while watching the fabulous sunset...This patio leads you to the rest of the surrounding areas, provided with outside furniture for you to enjoy the sun, meals all fresco, or just taking a nap. The barbecue is great and will offer you a tasty meal after a deep swim in Calheta´s beach.
HISTORY: This holiday rental villa is the most special place you can find on self catering... Being in family hands for decades, it was carefully restored to offer the best feeling of the local traditional life.
It used to be a family house, where the owner´s aunts lived for the last 50 years. They were dedicated to agriculture, and all the land was well know as growing sweet potatoes. Now, trying to keep it in the family, the owners restored two houses and transformed them in a modern way, but trying to keep the old signs of the traditional life.
BARBECUE- it is located in a very big terrace, enjoying a fantastic view over the Atlantic., 180º... preparing your meals
after a day around the Island, while enjoying the sun set, surely will be a most...
SUN SETS - it is almost impossible to describe the beauty, calm and peace you get in Loureiros House during the sun set... absolutely awsome...!!! Enjoying an open view over the Atlantic, and totally quietness, you will stay spechless with this dream vision, difficult to imagine, it only exists in Loureiros House...
LOCATION: Casa dos Loureiros is located in Arco da Calheta, above the Calheta´s village, very close to Calheta´s sandy beach, where you can be in a few minutes. There, a big offer of restaurants, amenities and water sports facilities are ready to welcome you in a very friendly way. Very close to the house, in a walking distance, you have all the amenities you may need, as bakery, small supermarket, coffees and chemist. this surely will help you during your stay...
If you would like to know different places, you can split your holidays staying one week in Casa da Calheta and a second week in a very nice villa we have in Porto Santo. For further information about it, please contact us.
The best thing in Porto Santo, surely is the beach, and our house is a few walking minutes away from it.
House Keeper: when you arrive it will be Rosa Maria welcoming you and handling you the keys. She lives right in front of Loureiros House and has been a friend of the family for many years...surely a great help during your stay...
A lot more could be sad about this fantastic place, but the best is to see by yourselves... so book it now and start packing...
BE WELCOME !!!!
- smoking allowed
- children welcome
- limited accessibility
- pets considered
- Long-term Renters Welcome
FILOMENA- she is the owner of this beautiful place; being a well known doctor in Madeira, working in private clinicals and the local Hospital in Funchal as a pediatrician, she rebuild all this place with the help of the two sons, Filipe and João.
Due to her busy life, me Helena and Rosa Maria are in charge to manage the house in a self catering way. Filomena is very proud of this place, and keeps looking after it in the best way she can, always improving something around. Surely has come to a beautiful result...