Charming 1 bedroom flat with terrace overlooking the swimming pool and garden. It has a private terrace and below a private Artists Studio room where you can paint, draw or read with a lovely view of the bay of Funchal (Artists tower by swimming pool). Swimming pool with deck chairs and table, subtropical plants & bananas shared with other 2 flats.
BEDROOMS: 1 bedroom with double bed sleeps 2, high ceilings, terracotta floors with full length windows facing the garden.
Second adult sized bed for 3rd person is in the landing by the stairs and bathroom.
LIVING ROOM- Living room & dining area both with nice views of banana trees and the pool. Modern TV with international channels (English, German, french etc). Comfortable sofa and armchairs. Dining table and chairs, views to the sea and tropical garden.
KITCHEN- Fully equipped for a short or long stay. With mini grill and microwave, fridge/freezer, electric hob, kettle, coffee machine, cutlery, plates, pots etc. Outside Weber coal barbecue.
BATHROOM- Large bathroom with bath and seperate walk in shower.
OUTSIDE TERRACE- In front of the apartment there is a terrace with 2 dining chairs, table, hammock and sunchairs. Weber barbecue. A couple of meters away is the boat watching tower (for the private use of Artists Cottage) with an artists studio and a sea facing terrace for sunbathing and watching the ships arrive in Funchal harbour.
SWIMMING POOL- The swimming pool is open all year, is naturally heated by the sun 8m x 4m x 1.40m and is surrounded by exotic and tropical plants & banana trees. Only shared with 2 other apartments Bay View & Ocean View.
Funchal city centre (historic quarter) and sea within walking distance 5-10min down hill. Perfect for young at heart guests that like adventure, beauty, walking the levadas and living like a local.
Perfect base to explore Madeira Funchal city centre, old quarter and sea - walking distance 5-10min to restaurants, fruit market etc. Parking off road for free. Free wifi internet. Steps to reach apartment in garden. Bus stop near. Fully equipped self catering apartment for short or long stays, we provide cleaning once a week free of charge and offer full support with our property manager during your stay. They can organize airport transfers or help with car rental.
An oasis in the city center, a private villa with 3 spacious self-catering flats (one of which is Artists Cottage), surrounded by a tropical garden and large swimming pool. Balconies and terraces with superb sea & harbor views. No car necessary, very near the old quarter, restaurants, sea and down town Funchal. The market is 5 minute walk. Garden and pool is shared by the three flats, located in a residential area of Funchal with stunning sea views and a warm climate. Luxury of space, huge apartments inside & large garden. Casual and friendly place in a totally authentic safe neighborhood
We have 9 other fabulous seafront holiday rentals properties in the Old Town of Funchal, see our website for information on 1, 2 and 3 bedroom dream villas: www.funchalcottages.co.uk
Levada walks, golf and swimming nearby: The villa is the ideal base to explore the beautiful island of Madeira, its strategic location in the heart of Funchal means it is just by the seaside were you can swim, water ski, scuba dive, sail and much more. Madeira is a walkers paradise and from here you can reach the mountains and discover the levada trails. A bus stop is nearby, and the main road to the airport is very easy to catch. Local café and corner shop is a couple of meters down the road.
Authentic local culture: Escape the tourist areas and discover this jewel of a neighborhood in central Funchal, the old part by the sea. There are no tourist traps, just nice Madeiran houses with gardens, great sea views, local cafés and restaurants. Enjoy the buzzing old town by day and night, try the local fish restaurants and the new poncha bars. Its a safe and peaceful area, know for the excellent sunny climate by the sea.