Casa Vista do Ledo, Madeira
Our Villa is located in the rural southwest of Madeira, near Arco da Calheta, 40 minutes from Funchal airport. It is only a 5 minute drive away from the golden sandy beach in Calheta.
* Our Villa has its own private, south facing, salt water swimming pool (9m x 4m) and beautiful sea views, with tiled patio bathing area, sun beds, umbrellas and outside shower. Pool towels are also provided. NB: Swimming Pool access is via steps down to the lower level and the pool will not be shared by 2 different parties.
All of the bedrooms are large and spacious and have large king-sized double beds with special matresses of high resilience foam to ensure an excellent nights sleep.
The living room has a private balcony with amazing sea views, perfect for those evening drinks when all the village lights come in the valley on below. The large family kitchen has a big solid wood kitchen table and chairs, microwave, cooker and fridge/freezer and a very well stocked selection of pans & cooking utensils.
*** Our Villa now has a new Games Room available for all bookings. It includes tablefootball, full sized Pool Table darts board and card table. ****
The villa has free wifi internet and is within easy access to good levada walks.
Baby & Child facilities.
We have a Chicco cot (with bed linen) and Chicco high chair available on request for babies and provide colourful plastic plates, dishes and cutlery for young children. We also have a none-slip mat for inside the bath for babies/toddlers to sit on whilst bathing. The Nick Jnr and Nickelodeon TV channels are also available - we can also provide a DVD player.
The property is situated in 1600m2 of lush banana groves and has been built in the tradional terraced style on the mountainside in the peaceful and tranquil hamlet of Ledo. The main living accomodation is at street level and thus enjoys magnificent panoramic views of both mountains and sea.
The villa will be rented as either a 3/4 bedroom villa or a 6 bedroom villa, therefore the swimming pool will not be shared by 2 different parties/groups.
The local café is a 2 minute walk away and the village of Arco da Calheta is just a short 10min walk. Here you will find a post office, a fruit & vegetable shop - selling local produce - many cafés and bars, a church, a cash machine and a childrens play area.
If you have any questions why not drop us a line!
The local villages & Activities
Just 15 minutes away is the picturesque village of Ribeira Brava, with its famous Poncha bars (the famous Madeiran drink of sugar cane rum, honey & lemon).
The busiest time of the year in Calheta is the week of July 24th when the parish celebrates the festival of St John (Sao Joao). Madeiran's travel from around the island to experience the many local food stalls and live music. It's truely an evening event not to be missed.
Walking, Diving & Paragliding are very popular in Madeira and Casa Vista do Ledo is ideally situated for you to enjoy all of these.
Please contact us if you would like more information on these activities.
Current Special Offers
5% discount for summer 2015 bookings
*up to 10% off for advance 2015 Spring bookings*
We are able to offer you a 20% discount at the Palheiro golf course in Funchal.
1 day’s golf is 77.50 Euros per person
3 days of golf plus green fees and a buggy is 268.50 Euros per person
5 days golf plus green fees and a buggy is 371 Euros per person.
(prices correct as printed on October 2009)
Please add these as extras at the time of booking and we will make the arrangements at the golf course for you.
We have 2 x 6 seater tables outside - one near the kitchen to enjoy meals on and one on the patio area down near the swimming pool area with magnificent sea views.
Winter Time - We provide portable heaters for the bedrooms and an electric radiator for the living room to keep you warm and cosy during the evening and night time.
We also provide an electric heated towel rail for that warm luxurious feeling when you come out of the shower/bath.
For large bookings there is an additional dinning area available which includes a large 8 seater table.
NB: The villa will be rented as either a 3 bedroom villa or a 4 bedroom villa, therefore the swimming pool will not be shared by 2 different parties/groups.
The fourth bedroom is in the second floor living area and has a large south facing balcony. The second floor area incorporates 2 living rooms (with Cable TV), 1 double bedrooms, shower room and a private patio.