The house (a stoned house) was completely rebuilt on 1995 and is inserted on a farm of 7.000 m2 fruits trees! so you will relax with your beautiful big garden!, where grows several types of fruit trees (i.e. orange-trees, chestnut – trees, pear-trees, apple-trees, etc.), which fruits are at clients disposal!!! So you will be feeling as the house is your own second home away!
The house is composed by:
Ground-Floor: sitting room with satellite TV, Radio, CD, fully equipped kitchen with table and chairs, where meals can be taken, bathroom.
First Floor: 1 enormous double bed room
Outside: A patio with table and chairs and barbecue.
This property is overlooking the sea, surrounding mountains as well as agriculture fields. Also you will have your own playground course of "Bolas criollas" traditional European sports, such as bocce and pétanque.
We spend one week at this lovely place. We really enjoyed the view and loved having breakfast on the nice terrace. Canhas was perfectly located to go hiking or to explore the island. The Freitas were very nice and made us feel home. We definitely would come back again.
On the south coast of Madeira, Ponta do Sol is where the sun shines longest, which is a clear advantage for a place with beautiful beaches. Highlights include Praia dos Anjos, Canhas, Praia da Lagoa, Lugar de Baixo, Praia da Madalena do Mar and the coastal area of Ponta do Sol.
For nature lovers and people who like going on walks, this location is a little paradise, thanks to its rich heritage, including the site of Moledos, Madalena do Mar, which is part of the Natura 2000 network.
These walks are, in fact, a major attraction of this sunny place. Highlights include routes along Moinho, Nova da Lombada, Nova dos Canhas and Bica da Cana.
Ponta do Sol in Paul da Serra is also the only plateau in Madeira, at an altitude of 1500 metres. It has indigenous vegetation and varied wildlife, and migratory birds. There are wind turbines which produce clean electrical energy.
It is economically well placed in the primary sector; primarily in agriculture, horticulture, and floriculture. Ponta do Sol also has other commercial activity in the form of hotels and restaurants. It is a welcoming land where you can visit the pier, Lagoa do Lugar de Baixo, the Subtropical Floriculture Centre, the magnificent palace of Lugar de Baixo or Zinos, and beautiful parish church. The municipality is divided into the parishes of Ponta do Sol, Madalena do Mar, and Canhas.
The Igreja da Nossa Senhora da Piedade is the parish church of Canhas, Ponta do Sol, Madeira.
It was built in the eighteenth century and remodeled in the twentieth century.
It is a Baroque church of longitudinal plant.
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