Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday home in Calheta
A rustic setting with modern décor, beautiful garden and BBQ area
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MADEIRA - TOURISMO
'Casa Velha Escola' was, as its name suggests, the old school house the small town of Loreto.
Loreto is famous for its many regional festivals with flower-covered roads and grilled over an open fire skewers 'Espedata' a specialty of the island of Madeira.
The building was adapted as a summer cottage in 2010 and renovated with great attention to detail.
It was thus possible to bring that special flair of the old stone house with a modern design and contemporary technology in harmony.
Particular attention was placed on a high level of comfort and functional furniture.
Whether a week or two months, a stay at 'Casa Velha Escola' is a feel-good holiday!
If in the winter months an evening once be cooler, the house of course has an electric heater!
On the ground floor, a well equipped kitchen with gas / electric hob, fridge freezer, microwave / grill, coffee maker, toaster, kettle and dishwasher.
In the living room a cozy seating area, a comfortable sofa with a reading corner, satellite TV, DVD player. and Internet access via Wi-Fi or USB broadband modem.
From the living room a staircase leads to the first floor, here you will find a beautifully furnished bedroom with double bed and a view of the endless Atlantic Ocean.
A dressing table and plenty of space for your clothes are Off course.
Furthermore, on the first floor a spacious bathroom with a bathtub, a separate shower, washing machine, clothes dryer and towel dryer.
Even from the bedroom leads a two stairs down to the garden.
In the garden you will find exotic flowers, banana and cactus and a herb with fresh seasonal herbs.
A well-equipped garden grill, garden furniture, parasol and sun - beds are standard.
Private parking for 2 cars is located directly behind the house.
The house is situated in a quiet location, just 1 minute walk from the village center with bar, café, pizzeria / Italian restaurant, mini market / bakery, bank and taxi rank. Depending on the catch is offered in the morning fresh fish from the local fishermen. Only about 7 minutes by car to the main town of Calheta is with 'Calheta Beach' the most beautiful sandy beach of the island, a supermarket, restaurants, fish restaurants and a harbor promenade with bars, shops and the possibility for boating and whale watching along the fascinating south coast of Madeira.
Next visit, the museum Casa das Mudas, with great architecture and art - exhibitions, such as the old rum factory, once a year, a typical island Aquardente here is made from sugar cane around
Ideal is 'Casa Velha Escola' for hiking tours, the next Levada hiking trail crosses the road to the plateau of Paul da Serra about 1 km above the house and is also walking distance in a short time reached. The plateau itself is to achieve as a starting point for countless excursions by car in about 10 minutes. Next on beacon and Ribeira da Janela, the road leads through laurel forests to Porto Moniz to the north-westerly point of Madeira. From here continue along the old road to the lighthouse of Ponta Pargo the most westerly point. From here, a new highway along the places Faja da Ovelha and Prazeres leads back to Calheta.
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- children welcome
- non smoking only
- wheelchair inaccessible
- pets not allowed
- Long-term Renters Welcome