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Overview of Casa Velha Do Palheiro

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Indoor pool, outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Indoor pool, outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Hypo-allergenic bedding, minibar, in-room safe, individually decorated
Hypo-allergenic bedding, minibar, in-room safe, individually decorated

Casa Velha Do Palheiro

5 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPalheiro Gardens5 min walk
    AirportFunchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo)21 min drive
    Popular LocationCabo Girao26 min drive
    Popular LocationPico do Ariero40 min drive

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Double Room, Garden View

5/5 guest room rating
  • 291 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Deluxe Double Room Main House

4/5 guest room rating
  • 129 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Double or Twin Room, Golf View

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • 344 sq ft
  • Golf view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

About this area

Funchal

Located in Funchal, Casa Velha Do Palheiro is in a rural area and near the beach. Funchal Marina and Complexo Balnear do Lido are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Madeira Botanical Garden and Santa Cruz Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at Madeira Stadium. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours and horse riding.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Palheiro Gardens - 5 min walk
  • Palheiro Golf Club - 14 min walk
  • Pinnacle Viewpoint - 5 min drive
  • Cabo Girao - 26 min drive
  • Pico do Ariero - 40 min drive

Getting around

  • Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo) - 21 min drive

Restaurants

  • Casa Velha Dining Room — 1 min walk
  • Zarcos - 4 min drive
  • Jasmin tea house - 6 min drive
  • Hortensia Gardens - 6 min drive
  • Restaurante Planka - 7 min drive

About this property

Casa Velha Do Palheiro

Luxury Funchal country house in Sao Goncalo, near Palheiro Gardens
A full-service spa, a golf course and a restaurant are available at this country house. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and a free area shuttle are also provided. Additionally, an indoor pool, an outdoor pool and a fitness centre are on-site. All 38 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers.
Casa Velha Do Palheiro offers 38 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and a safe. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, bidets and complimentary toiletries.

This Funchal country house provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course. An indoor pool and an outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Palheiro Spa has 4 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include hot stone massages, sports massages, Swedish massages and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free local area shuttle up to 7 km
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf driving range
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Tennis
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Golf lessons
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 4 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord

More

  • Couples dining
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
This property requires full payment at check-in for all bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 10.00 per pet, per day
Dogs and cats only
1 per room (up to 22 lbs/10 kg)
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 30.00 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Pet fee: EUR 10.00 per pet, per day
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Property registration number 3434

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Casa Velha Palheiro
Casa Velha Palheiro Funchal
Casa Velha Palheiro House
Casa Velha Palheiro House Funchal
Casa Velha Do Palheiro Hotel Funchal
Casa Velha Do Palheiro Madeira/Funchal
Casa Velha Palheiro Country House Funchal
Casa Velha Palheiro Country House
Casa Velha Do Palheiro Funchal
Casa Velha Do Palheiro Country House
Casa Velha Do Palheiro Country House Funchal

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Casa Velha Do Palheiro and receive a full refund?
Yes, Casa Velha Do Palheiro offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Casa Velha Do Palheiro cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Casa Velha Do Palheiro?
As of 15 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Casa Velha Do Palheiro on 10 May 2021 start from £156, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Casa Velha Do Palheiro have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool and an outdoor pool.
Is Casa Velha Do Palheiro pet-friendly?
Yes, this country house allows cats and dogs (limit 1 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 10 kg per pet. There's a fee of EUR 10.00 per pet, per day.
How much is parking at Casa Velha Do Palheiro?
This country house doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Casa Velha Do Palheiro?
Check-in is from 2 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Casa Velha Do Palheiro?
Checkout is at noon.
Does Casa Velha Do Palheiro provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs (available on request). A fee of EUR 30.00 per vehicle applies.
Where is Casa Velha Do Palheiro located?
Located in Sao Goncalo, this luxury country house is within a 15-minute walk of Palheiro Gardens and Palheiro Golf Club. Madeira Stadium is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.

Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 53 out of 65 reviews
5 - Excellent 82%
Rating 4 - Good. 10 out of 65 reviews
4 - Good 15%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 65 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 65 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 65 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location to relax in with excellent facilities and gardens Service from staff was great and food to a high quality, as a vegetarian was able to get evening meals cooked especially for me.
Stayed 10 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The quiet peaceful hotel and the beautiful gardens are unique. Would thoroughly recommend a stay even if you are not a golfer.
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The house is unique in that it is situated in the beautiful Palheiro Gardens. One could spend a whole day relaxing and ambling around looking at the beautiful flowers and trees. Breakfast provides a wide choice from which to chose and with eggs and omelettes cooked to order
Stayed 7 nights in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I loved the garden, so beautiful and big! I truly recommend this oasis.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
High class hotel set alongside a golf course and botanic gardens Food was excellent plenty of variety and innovations A 20 min walk to the Clubhouse where there was a wonderful view down over Funchal and the harbour And a terrace and restaurant which was sheltered and a sun trap Food here was also excellent
Stayed 10 nights in Nov 2018

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