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Funchal Centre 10m Away, Balcony with Sea View for Al fresco Dining, Near Golf

Bedrooms 2
Space 914 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

High standard, sunny and bright apartment with breathtaking panoramic view.

26882/AL - Licensed and supervised property by the Funchal Municipality, as "Alojamento Local" (Local Lodging Establishment) according Portuguese legal requirements.

In holiday apartments madeira industry since 2003

Self catering two bedroom holiday apartment in Funchal Madeira Island.

Fully furnished and equipped to a high standard.

Free Wi-Fi | Free private parking space (small).

Sleeps up to 4 guests. Master bedroom with double bed and twin bedroom.

Children are welcome. A baby cot and a high chair is provided free of charge.

Murteiras Apartment is a charming and romantic atmosphere top floor Funchal holiday rental apartment with character, decorated with very good taste and the constant improvement makes this self catering accommodation most welcoming.

Wide sliding glass doors lead onto the large private balcony with a small table and chairs for al fresco dinning, and a hammock to enable relaxation overlooking the breathtaking panoramic sea, city and mountains view.

Sunsets are an absolute must at this private apartment.

It is definitely a place to stay!

Ideally located in a Funchal city quiet alley, opposite from the touristic area which facilitates immediate contact with genuine local life.

Not far from the city centre and very near the motorway which ensures easy access to the rest of the Island.

If you are looking for a place to stay which reflects the city lifestyle over hotel rooms, you get that feeling within apartments in Funchal Madeira, and this particular one is definitely one of the top Funchal holiday apartments to consider and to be included in your holiday rentals Madeira short list.

Check the following offered amenities and make a decision according to your needs, in opposition to your selection of holiday apartments in Funchal Madeira (accommodation Madeira apartments).

You won’t miss a thing in our private property!

The regular serviced urban transport (bus stop a few meters away) easily takes you in a few minutes to the town centre and sea front promenade, with plenty of tourist attractions, such as museums, cable car, boat tours, and so on.

You can also take advantage of the traditional shopping and restaurants, plus the historic market and supermarket if you choose to cook at home.

More Details
Registration Number : 26882/AL

Member since: 2003
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Any other language using Google Translate tool
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 June, 2018

About Nuno

My name is Nuno and I am renting out an apartment with stunning ocean views in the Portuguese Madeira island.

I'm interested in architecture, design and photography but I also love to travel, tending to prefer beach or city destinations.

If you have any questions about my flat, please feel free to get in touch with me.

Nuno purchased this apartment in 2001

Why Nuno chose Funchal

I knew this apartment was 'THE ONE', since the moment I got inside and watched its' magical view.

The quiet surrounded area and easy access were also a plus.

After visiting this apartment, I've lost any interest I had in any other I had visited before.

It was love at first sight.

What makes this apartment unique

The best view in Madeira!

Extremely comfortable and excellently equipped Holiday Home.

High standard, sunny and bright 2 bedroom Apartment with breathtaking panoramic view over Funchal Bay, amphitheatre and mountains.

Quiet and advantageously located with easy access.

Funchal Madeira Island.

Guestbook comments from the owner

'We have loved this apartment which has been a real home from home. We have never stayed anywhere so well equipped.' Smith

'The reality of enjoying the view and the accommodation has been more than we hoped for.' Pringle

'The flat is wonderful, fabulous views, extremely comfortable, excellently equipped. We hope to return again!' Green

'The scene from the balcony has been a delight, especially watching Christmas come alive. Thank you so much for sharing this place with us.' Scott

'We have had a very enjoyable holiday based at this lovely apartment.' McGill

'What a wonderful place. We enjoyed our stay immensely. The view from this lovely apartment is breath-taking.' Gidden

'We have enjoyed our stay in this lovely apartment with it wonderful view over Funchal.' Best
Nov 2007
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment on Funchal on Municipality of Funchal

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 914 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • town
  • waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Basic Soaps
  • Free Local Calls
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • Electric heated towel rail.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Twin Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
  • Portable baby cot available upon request. Please bring your own baby linen.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Veranda ...
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Housekeeping once a week for stays more than 7 days. Please provide your own beach towels. Amazing wide views over the ocean, the city and mountains, from the living room, master bedroom and balcony. A perfect view point for the Atlantic Festival in June and New Year fireworks displays.


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average rating of 4.903226 based on 32 reviews


  • 5 of 5

My friend and I had a fabulous time in Nuno's apartment, the terrace is beautiful at all times of day and night and the apartment is equipped with everything you'd need. Nuno and Carlotta were very helpful and available if you needed. Recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: All our efforts are on the make sure our Guests stay will be everything they had hoped for and more. It's so satisfying to know how you felt. Thank you for staying with us and for being such a great Guests. We hope you may return!
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Beautiful views!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was lovely. The property was very clean and generous in size for two couples. The amenities were perfect! Great location for getting around the island as well as getting into Funchal. The view of the city as well as the ocean was outstanding!!!

Definiately the place to stay while on Madeira Island!!!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We work very hard and put all our efforts aiming to provide the best possible experiences. Exceed our Guests expectations is our highest goal. Knowing that you are had a lovely time is extremely rewarding. Thank you for your supportive comments! I hope you may return sometime…
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Amazing hospitality with the best views in Funchal

  • 5 of 5

I don't know whether to start with the views from the incredible balcony, or apartment itself which we were ready to move right into... the apartment is very large, would be perfect for four people, and was more space than we needed for two. It was so well appointed, with every possible appliance you could possibly need. Both the living/dining room and master bedroom open up to the huge, wide balcony. There's a small table, chairs and hammock available to soak in the view. I don't think there could be a better vantage point from which to view Funchal. This is where we spent most of our time. The communication with Nuno was top notch. After booking, he emailed us all sorts of info about the apartment and about Madeira in general, including a PDF of a guidebook. While Nuno is not in Funchal, Carlota, who looks after the place was equally attentive. They were so generous as to have many of the common groceries you would need there for us: bread, butter, milk, jam, coffee, tea, juice. If we come visit Funchal again, we would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Kevin for sharing such a lovely descriptive experience, with your impressions about the equipment and about our customer care. We are grateful and fulfilled knowing you felt warmly welcomed and had a comfortable stay! We look forward for your return!
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Wonderful view! Very comfortable flat. Charming host.

  • 5 of 5

Just back from an excellent fortnight in Nuno's flat - despite somewhat cloudy weather so trips round the island were a bit curtailed. No joy in driving through low cloud when you want to enjoy the spectacular views! But the flat was warm and cosy, with fabulous views over Funchal and the harbour. The hammock was a delight on sunny afternoons - the balcony is a real suntrap.

The roads in Funchal are a bit of a challenge, narrow and winding and of course very hilly. But Nuno's instructions were excellent and it was good to be able to park in the driveway and not fear someone clipping the car in the narrow street in front of the house. The neighbours were very helpfu too - only too willing to move cars to enable us to park. And as an alternative route into town, the bus service is very easy - just remember that it takes about 10 to 15 mins for the bus to reach the stop from town as the timetable provided only shows departure times from town and the terminal at the top. The stop is at the end of the road and you then go up to the terminal and turn round immediately for the return journey - which goes through other streets so it is best to do what the locals do and go for the ride. It only adds a few minutes to the journey. The bus stops opposite the indoor market in town and you can pick it up again from the harbour promenade.

The flat was very comfortable with a well equipped kitchen and excellent wifi coverage. The pictures give a good feel for the place.

Nuno and Carlota could not have been more helpful - Carlota even came out to replace the flickering neon light in the kitchen. And a weekly clean was a nice touch.

All in all we thoroughly recommend the flat, Thank you Nuno and Carlota.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Katharine! Thank you for choosing our holiday apartment for your stay in Funchal. We really appreciate that you took the time to send such valuable, kind and encouraging comments about your stay at our home, especially for mentioning our customer care, the comfort and the views of the apartment and the local area. We are more than happy to hear that you had a great time. It was a pleasure to meet you both! We hope that you will soon find time to visit us again. Best regards
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  • 5 of 5

Madeira island is beautiful! The apartment is fantastic, nicely decorated and with a breathtaking view over Funchal bay. It´s the best place to see the fireworks on New Year's Eve for sure! ;) The person who received us was very helpful and gave us good tips of things to do and places to visit. We will surely return!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your comments. We are pleased to know you enjoyed your stay in our holiday apartment and plan to return. We are looking forward to welcome you back. All the best!
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Wonderful place to stay! Couldn't be any better!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a week and loved every minute! The apartment was very easy to find from the airport and only 20 minutes away. When we arrived Carlos was there to meet us and was really thorough, kind and helpful. The apartment 's position is perfect, overlooking the town and with fantastic sea views from the large balcony.; I spent many an hour watching the cruise ships come and go!

There is a parking spot right outside the apartment, which is great, and the neighbourhood is very quiet. Inside it is extremely spacious and well equipped, everything you could need for an enjoyable holiday. The lounge area overlooks the sea and has two, large and comfortable sofas; there is also a dining table and a cupboard full of useful stuff! We both rely on wifi and the provision was excellent; we had a fast connection and were able to do everything we needed to do.

The beds are very comfy and there is plenty of spare linen etc; the bathroom is also large and well equipped. In the kitchen there is a washing machine and dishwasher, also everything else you could expect in a kitchen!

The local bus service runs right at the end of the avenue and is very regular; take some Valium though, as it's a steep ride down into the town!

I would really recommend this place and shall definitely return! Five star! 😀😀😀

  • Review Submitted: 03-Dec-2015
  • Date of Stay: November 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for enthusiastic detailed comments about your experience since your arrival, the description about the apartment, the view and the location! We are very happy to know you had a great time and you plan to return. See you soon!
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Mercado dos lavradores
Local products.
Restaurante Mozart
Great food and friendly staff.
Restaurante Santo Antonio
Highly recommended!
Monte Palace Tropical Garden
Not to be missed!
Casa das Mudas
Stunning place. Art Gallery and Architecture.
Restaurante Do Forte
Iconic place.
Noite Escura
Great food in the Old Town.
Palheiro Golf
Barreirinha Bar Cafe
Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Madeira International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Old Town - City Centre
Nearest Ferry
3 Kilometres
Funchal Port - Lobo Marinho
Nearest Golf
3.5 Kilometres
Palheiro Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Via Rápida - Boa Nova
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Old Town - City Centre
Nearest Beach
1.5 Kilometres
Barreirinha Bathing Complex
Car: not necessary

Extremely comfortable and excellently equipped Holiday Home.

High standard, sunny and bright 2 bedroom Apartment with breathtaking panoramic view over Funchal Bay, amphitheatre and mountains.

Quiet and advantageously located with easy access.

2 kms/5 minutes from Funchal centre, 15.3 kms/12 minutes from Madeira's International Airport, 1.5 kms/4 minutes from the nearest beach, 0.8 kms/2 minutes from motorway, 3 kms/8 minutes from Funchal Ferry Port.


Situated in a bay bathed by the Atlantic Ocean, on the south coast of the island of Madeira, Funchal is the capital of Madeira.

This town that dates back some 500 years, since 21st August 1508, owes its name to a sweet-smelling wild herb, the “Foeniculum Vulgare” traditionally known as fennel [funcho], which existed in abundance at the time of its settlement.

Funchal is the largest tourist, cultural and commercial center of the archipelago of Madeira. This city offers a wide range of leisure activities, from visits to museums, monuments and other landmarks, to walks in its beautiful gardens, walks along the Marina of Funchal full of boats, shopping and going out at night to bars and nightclubs.

In the form of an amphitheater, the Municipality of Funchal stretches along a hillside that goes from sea level to the Pico de Areeiro, at 1.818m altitude.



This 18 hole, 6000 metre plus course was designed in 1993 by Cabel Robinson, and is skillfully set within the gracious parkland of the Quinta de Palheiro Ferreiro. Remarkable for tight fairways, fast greens, and judicious use of the beautiful trees that once covered the hillside, the course is a worthy challenge for all handicap levels.

Palheiro Golf is situated some 10 km east of Funchal with magnificent views overlooking the town and bay.


Its original course, built in 1937, was redesigned in 1991 by the famous golf architect Robert Trent Jones who created a completely new and spectacular 27 hole golf course in one of the most beautiful landscapes that nature may offer.

Santo da Serra Golf is 20 minutes away from Funchal centre and 5 minutes away from the airport.



27 August to 10 September – Entertainment in downtown Funchal;

3 September – Historical Parade;

4 to 10 September – Performances held on the various municipalities of the island;

9 September – Live Harvest in Estreito de Câmara de Lobos.


3 to 8 October.


1 December to 7 January, 2018 – General Illumination of Funchal Amphitheatre;

1 December to 7 January 2018 – Christmas Exhibits in downtown Funchal;

31 December – New Year’s Eve Firework Display;

5 January 2018 – “Chants of Epiphany” – Municipal Gardens;

7 January 2018 – Closing of the Christmas Illuminations.



7 to 14 February – Entertainment in downtown Funchal;

10 February – Great Allegoric Carnival Parade;

13 February – Slapstick Parade.


March (dates to be confirmed)

• MADEIRA FLOWER FESTIVAL (every year, 2 weeks after Easter)

19 April to 6 May – Exhibits and Entertainment in downtown Funchal;

21 April – The Wall of Hope Ceremony;

22 April – Great Allegoric Flower Parade;

29 April – Madeira Auto Parade – Historical Classic Car Parade;

6 May – Concerts “The Sound of Flowers”.


9, 16, 23 and 30 June – Music and Fireworks Display.


26 August to 9 September – Entertainment in downtown Funchal;

2 September – Historical Parade;

3 to 9 September – Performances held on the various municipalities of the island;

8 September – Live Harvest in Estreito de Câmara de Lobos.


2 to 7 October.


1 December to 6 January, 2019 – General Illumination of Funchal Amphitheatre;

1 December to 6 January 2019 – Christmas Exhibits in downtown Funchal;

31 December – New Year’s Eve Firework Display;

5 January 2019 – “Chants of Epiphany” – Municipal Gardens;

6 January 2019 – Closing of the Christmas Illuminations.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment on Funchal, Portugal

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Year round price 2018
5 Jan 2018 - 17 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
Christmas & New Year 2018/2019
18 Dec 2018 - 7 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
Year round price 2019
8 Jan 2019 - 17 Dec 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £218.49
Final Cleaning fee £43.7

Prices may be subject to change at the owner's discretion.
Rates depend on number of persons.
Don't include Christmas and New Year (on request).
Long term special offers.
All water, electricity and gas are included.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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