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Gaula Vacation Packages

11 miles (18 kilometers) to the southeast of Madeira Island, is Gaula, a great place to delve a little deeper into this fabulous region. A popular spot for visitors, Gaula is 1 mile (2 kilometers) from Madeira Airport.

Many of Madeira Island’s highlights can be found within easy driving distance of Gaula, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. The Santo da Serra Golf Club and the Palheiro Gardens are two of the popular destinations in the area. Two other interesting attractions that are within a short distance of Gaula are the Palheiro Golf Club and the Pregetter's Orchid Garden.

There are many unique cultural attractions in and around Gaula. Admire, learn and be amazed in the most popular museums such as the Madeira Story Centre Museum in Funchal, Cathedral Se and the Quinta das Cruzes Museum. The area is a great destination for lovers of art. Make sure you see the Funchal Sacred Art Museum in Funchal.

There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. When you need a little time out, visit the Funchal Ecological Park Recreation Center in Funchal, a place where you can breathe in the fresh air.

Attractions like the Santa Clara Monastery in Funchal and Quinta Palmeira are great places to check out while you’re in the Gaula area,. To learn about the role of faith in Madeira Island, spend a little time at the area’s most important religious sites, such as the Church of Nossa Senhora do Monte in Funchal.

If you love to shop, explore the various stores of the Funchal Farmers Market in Funchal.

Sports fanatics visiting Gaula should head to nearby Madeira Stadium, Funchal to see the C.D. Nacional taking on visiting rivals. On match days the stadium is filled with black, yellow and white, as soccer fans flock together to cheer on their beloved team.

When it’s time to slow down after a busy day discovering the many charms of Gaula, check in to one of the area’s numerous accommodation options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the amenities at the Vine, Funchal, the Dom Pedro Garajau, Canico, and the Choupana Hills Resort and Spa, Funchal.

Accommodation in Gaula

You can explore 36 Gaula lodging options by checking out Expedia's comprehensive Gaula lodging guide.

The nicest island-based accomodations include the Palheiro Village and Casa Velha Do Palheiro.

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Hotel Apartamentos Baia Brava

Hotel Apartamentos Baia Brava

Estrada Padre Alfredo Vieira Freitas, Santa Cruz
3.5 out of 5.0

Located in Gaula, this aparthotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Santa Cruz Beach, Ponta da Oliveira, and Reis Magos Beach. Palheiro Gardens and Botanical Garden are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Castanheiro Boutique Hotel

Castanheiro Boutique Hotel

Rua do Castanheiro 31, Funchal
of 5, from 173 reviews
4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Sao Pedro, this eco-friendly hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Town Square and within 3 mi (5 km) of Botanical Garden and Monte Palace Gardens. Madeira Stadium is 2.6 mi (4.1 km) away.

Quinta Perestrello Heritage Hotel

Quinta Perestrello Heritage Hotel

Rua Dr Pita 3, Funchal
of 5, from 94 reviews
4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Funchal, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Madeira Casino and within 3 mi (5 km) of Botanical Garden and Monte Palace Gardens. Barreiros Stadium and CR7 Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km).

The Cliff Bay

The Cliff Bay

Estrada Monumental 147, Funchal
of 5, from 416 reviews
5.0 out of 5.0

This family-friendly Funchal hotel is located on the waterfront, within 1 mi (2 km) of Barreiros Stadium, Funchal Municipal Garden, and La Vie Shopping Center. Botanical Garden is 2.8 mi (4.6 km) away.

Pestana Casino Park Hotel & Casino

Pestana Casino Park Hotel & Casino

Rua Imperatriz D. Amélia, Funchal
of 5, from 949 reviews
5.0 out of 5.0

Located in the center of Funchal, this family-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Madeira Casino, La Vie Shopping Center, and CR7 Museum. Botanical Garden and Monte Palace Gardens are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Cabanas de S. Jorge Village

Cabanas de S. Jorge Village

Sitio da Beira da Quinta, Santana
of 5, from 92 reviews
3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Santana, this hotel is 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from Madeira Theme Park and 10.5 mi (16.8 km) from Faial Beach. Pico Ruivo and Caves of Sao Vicente and Volcanism Center are also within 16 mi (25 km).

Hotel Riu Palace Madeira

Hotel Riu Palace Madeira

Praia dos Reis Magos, Canico
of 5, from 33 reviews
4.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Canico hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Reis Magos Beach and Ponta da Oliveira. Palheiro Gardens and Botanical Garden are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Estalagem Da Ponta Do Sol

Estalagem Da Ponta Do Sol

Caminho do Passo, 6, Ponta do Sol
of 5, from 18 reviews
4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Ponta do Sol, this boutique hotel is steps from Beachside Square, Church of Our Lady of Light, and Ponta Do Sol Beach. Cabo Girao and Paul do Mar Beach are also within 12 mi (20 km).

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