About the Homestay
This is a bedroom with balcony and a private bathroom in a spacious house, well located, away from the tourist area on a hill overlooking the center of Funchal and the ocean. In this location it feels more like living in a quiet town rather than in a city and yet you're in walking distance to the center of town (12-15 minutes walking). If you have a car, parking in the street is for free any day, anytime. Buses between the center of town and our street run between 6:20 AM and midnight.
Simple breakfast provided.
We are a Dutch/Portuguese couple and we will be here to welcome you. You will be sharing the kitchen, living room, dining room and gardens with us. We enjoying socializing with our guests but also respect your space and privacy.
This room is only bookable at certain times of the year, please check the availability calendar.
- Internet Access
- Non Smoking
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
Snack-bar Alto da Pena is 300 meters down the road from our home.
Buses 26 and 19 stop close to our address.
From Madeira Airport (FNC), it takes about 17 minutes by car to get to this location. There is also an Aerobus running between the airport and the center of Funchal.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Bus Stop
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
Not suitable for infants or children under 12.
No pets allowed.
No events or parties.
Smoking not allowed inside the house, nor on the balconies or in the gardens.
Please, shut the window and the balcony door of the bedroom upstairs each time you leave the house, because in case of rain the wooden floors could get damaged. For the same reason, please do not throw wet towels on the wooden floors.
Please, keep the house keys to yourself. Never entrust them to locals or other tourists. Guests are not allowed to lodge anyone else in this house during their stay without our consent.
All guests will be required to show an ID identification upon check-in, this includes Portuguese citizens as well.
Smoking is not allowed.
How do I book?
Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.
When do I pay?
Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 250 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.
When can I share my contact details?
Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.