Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Funchal - Casa Opuntia
Peaceful Location, 15 Mins Walk from Restaurants and Amenities
With 2 king size bedrooms and a converted loft with extra bed, this lovely house furnished in a classic style has every thing you need to have a great holiday.
15 mins walk from the village of Garajau with restaurants, shops and supermarket. Locally in Garajau there is entertainment nightly in the Don Pedro Hotel. Situated in a quiet area, on the side of the hill, 15 minutes walk to the village of Garajau where you will find a good choice of restaurants, shops, supermarket and entertainment at the nearby hotel where you can also use the swimming pools for a small entrance fee. With its own garden where you can seat and relax, have dinner alfresco or sunbathe.
Car-hire is highly recommended.
Outside has private driveway with flower borders, well kept garden with lawn and outside furniture for sitting and eating. There are also sun loungers. Comfortable patio with a small barbecue.
Golfers will be pleased to know that the new 18-hole Palheiro golf course is no more than a 20 minute drive. Classic Madeiran hills, ridges and deep valleys have all been incorporated into the terrain to produce a dramatically interesting course, with stunning views. The spectacular 27-hole Santo da Serra golf course (also known as Campo de Golfe and home to the Madeira Island Open) is also within easy reach. This is Madeira’s oldest golf course. It sits high up on a plateau and is marvelously scenic with inspirational views back up the mountains and out over the Atlantic below.
Funchal airport is only 15 minutes away and so is the main town of Funchal, car hire can be of use but it is not essential.
Garajau village is about 15 minutes walk and the nearest bus stop, is about 10 minutes.
For a really superb nights entertainment which includes dinner, drinks and a truly professional floor show try the Pestana Casino in Funchal. Locally in Garajau there is entertainment nightly in the Don Pedro Hotel.
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible