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Casa Velha Do Palheiro

Star Rating
5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.8 / 5Exceptional
62 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Palheiro Gardens
    5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Palheiro Golf Club
    14 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Madeira Stadium
    7 min drive
  • Airport
    Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo)
    16 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Double Room, Garden View

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Deluxe Double Room Main House

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Double or Twin Room, Golf View

    Room Amenities

    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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About this area

Funchal

Located in Funchal, Casa Velha Do Palheiro is in a rural location and near the beach. Travelers eager for a bit of culture can stop by CR7 Museum, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Palheiro Gardens and Madeira Botanical Garden. Vila Guida Garden Viewpoint and Funchal-Monte Teleferico are also worth visiting.

Visit our Funchal travel guide

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Palheiro Gardens - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Palheiro Golf Club - 14 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Madeira Botanical Garden - 6 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Madeira Stadium - 7 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Funchal-Monte Teleferico - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo) - 20 min drive

Restaurants

  • Casa Velha Dining Room – Garden-view restaurant with a bar offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.

About this property

Casa Velha Do Palheiro

Luxury Funchal country house in Sao Goncalo, near Palheiro Golf Club
This country house features a full-service spa, a golf course, and a restaurant. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free area shuttle. Additionally, an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center are onsite. 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 like bathrobes and slippers.
Casa Velha Do Palheiro offers 38 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and safes. 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 phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
In addition to a full-service spa, Casa Velha Do Palheiro features a golf course and an outdoor tennis court. The country house offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.
This luxury country house also offers an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. A complimentary area shuttle within 7 km is available for guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.
Casa Velha Do Palheiro has designated areas for smoking.
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 center.
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.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - midnight

Special check-in instructions

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
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. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 10.00 per pet, per day
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 1 per room (up to 22 lbs)

Property payment types

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Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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 are 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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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 country house prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free 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 center
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf driving range
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Tennis

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Library
  • No elevators

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • 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
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

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

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Entertainment

  • Cable 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

Nearby things to do

Activities

Where to eat

4.8

Exceptional

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
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4.7
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.7
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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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