Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 3
A beautiful fully equipped 2 bedroom holiday apartment located in the Lido area of Funchal, which is one of the best locations for restaurants, hotels, banks, cash points, supermarkets, car hire, local transport, chemists, Lido swimming pool complex and the center of Funchal is 5 minutes away by local transport. Bus stops outside the apartment building which is on the main route from Camara De Lobos to Funchal and local taxi service. There are many tourist offices that provide excursions around the island and also the famous levada walks taking in the beautiful scenery as you walk in the fresh clean air of the mountains. This apartment recently upgraded with modern furniture, comprising of 2 bedrooms with fitted wardrobes, living room / dining room, modern bathroom with shower, Fully fitted kitchen with all utensils etc, large fridge and washing machine. There is also an enclosed veranda with table and chairs to sit and relax with beautiful sea views to enjoy a glass of wine enjoying the sunshine watching the boats as they pass out at sea and people watching as they walk around this lovely area. All the bedrooms have fully fitted wardrobes with a Jack and Jill door useful for parents but also a separate access to each room for privacy
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Praia formosa 1 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Santa Cruz (Funchal) 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
This lovely modern apartment is centrally located in the Lido area of Funchal and about a 20 minute stroll to Funchal passing the famous Reids hotel, Casino, Santa Caterina park, Presidents official building, the new “ Dolce Vita “ shopping mall and years old lovely Baltazar Dias Theatre eventually arriving at the 500 years old Cathedral. Continue to walk and you will reach the “ Old Town “ and recommended restaurant now in the Old Fort .
Also 5 minutes walk from the apartment is the new “ forum “ shopping mall heading towards Camara De Lobos where Winston Churchill stayed and painted. Before you get to Camara De Lobos there is the new promenade of Praia Formosa which has a black sandy beach and restaurants.
There are 2 man made yellow sandy beaches in Machico and Calheta large which are less than 30 minutes drive going in each direction. The airport is 20 minutes away by taxi but with a local bus service going into Funchal. The famous Monte church can be reached by either cable car or local transport and near Monte is where the Botanical gardens are to be found. If you want to play golf then Palheiro golf club is just above Funchal and Santa da Serra is located just above the airport. This is where the Madeiran Open is played each year or you can go by boat to the island of Porto Santo with its pristine white sandy beaches.