A veritable balcony over the ocean and the village of Ponta do Sol, with outstanding panoramic views, this sun kissed holiday home is set in a tranquil area and is perfect for those seeking peace and privacy.
Most of the holiday time will surely be spent on the front terrace and by the pool, either catching sun, eating alfresco or simply enjoying a drink whilst appreciating the tranquillity and superb views.
The main gate leads down to the garden and front terrace where you will find garden furniture and a hammock to laze away the days - and a built-in barbecue, perfect for eating alfresco. Casa Jardim Mar is surrounded by banana tree plantations.
Very well furnished and comfortable, it has a large open-plan lounge/dining, modern fully equipped kitchen and three bedrooms, in addition to the leisure/games room on the first floor.
As you enter the house, the hall leads to the open plan lounge/dining and onto the modern fully equipped kitchen. The master bedroom (with en-suite) opens up to the terrace and benefits form the great views. The second double and twin bedrooms share a full bathroom.
On the first floor you will find a large leisure room with a second TV and Playstation, sitting area and table games, which leads onto a small balcony with a table and chairs, perfect for a quiet read or cocktail with that outstanding view to the village and to the ocean. An extra bed is available in this area for a 7th person.
NOTES ON ACCOMMODATION
Casa Jardim Mar is great for those seeking an away from it all holiday property, but this means is does not have direct access to the road. From the road, there are 25 steps down to reach a pathway that runs for 65 metres past other houses and banana tree plantations before a further 17 steps down lead to the main gate of the Casa Jardim Mar. It is not suitable for those with walking difficulties. On arrival and departure, help is provided in carrying the luggage down the steps, should you require this.
There is a washing machine in the villa for guests use.
There is free Wi-Fi connection throughout the Villa.
Although not essential, as in most villas, a hire car is recommended.
Ponta do Sol is considered the area of Madeira with the most sun.
On the roundabout of Ponta do Sol (where you have access to the expressway), 1 km from the house, is the closest café, bakery and supermarket. Opposite is a small shopping centre where you can find additional shops and facilities.
Rectangular pool, 5m X 2,5m
Pool heating is optional and costs 130€ per week for a setting of 24ºC, 160€ per week for a setting of 25ºC and 190€ per week for a setting of 26ºC, paid in cash on arrival.
Pool heating should be requested at least one week in advance. Should it be requested within this period or after arrival at the villa, the minimum charge applicable is one week, which is payable from the time the pool heating is turned on.
The town of Ponta do Sol at sea level, less than a kilometre from the roundabout, offers additional restaurants and cafés (and three small hotels), as well as a couple of trendy bars. Ponta do Sol is known as the sunniest place in Madeira, and the whole town front is a rocky beach with access to the sea.
10 minutes by car east is Ribeira Brava, the largest town before Funchal, and that offers another rocky beach and sea access facilities in addition to a large supermarket and more shops, cafés, and restaurants.
10 minutes by car west is the resort of Calheta with its man-made golden beaches, a marina and a further choice of supermarket, restaurants and bars.
The capital, Funchal, is an easy 30 minute drive away on the motorway.
The airport is and easy 40 minute drive away.
There are walks around the hills of Ponta do Sol and easy access to the plateau of Paul da Serra, with its many levada walks, makes this villa perfectly located for walking in Madeira and for enjoying a lovely holiday surrounded by the beautiful Madeira countryside.
The advertised prices are based on a 2-person occupancy and supplements apply should additional people join you for any length of time.
To secure your reservation, a deposit of 30% is required, or the full amount if within 8 weeks or arrival, and the balance is due 8 weeks prior to arrival. Should you cancel up to 8 weeks prior to arrival only the deposit is non-refundable, and within this period the full amount.
Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor in 2018.
This property is registered and has an Alojamento Local lodging license nº 15092/AL