Quietly located in the sunniest part of the island in the romantic village of Estreito da Calheta just 40 minutes from Funchal, the Villa 17 ° West is an 8x4 m infinity saltwater pool (with eco-friendly solar cones and solar shower) set higher on a small hill embedded in a vineyard.
The location of the house is unique. Enjoy the village atmosphere with its festivals and in just a few minutes by car on the beach.
On Madeira you can experience just about every season and wonderful temperatures just in Calheta climate for flora and fauna is particularly suitable. Everything blooms and sprouts in wasteful abundance. Madeira every season offers very pleasant temperatures.
Slide on the large picture window and connect the living room with the large terrace and the adjacent pool and the palm garden. It overlooks the wine Quinta the neighborhood and the old village church and listen to the 'Sound of Calheta'.
Behind the house you can see the mountains and the changing cloud pictures or admire a rainbow right over the seemingly endless seeming Atlantic.
At night you can see the fishermen out at sea from the bed and and pass on an illuminated cruise ship toward America.
The detached 200 square meters Non smoking Architects Villa 17 ° West, with 3 lovely bedrooms with sea views from all balconies is equipped with every comfort for a relaxing holiday. All rooms have tasteful wood cabinets with ample storage space.
The open living room is decorated in natural colored wood furniture and cozy leather couches and a large 42 inch LCD TV. You have a large professional telescope for marine or stargazing available. A DVD player is available as well as another high-quality small pair of binoculars.
With the help of the satellite system and the LCD TV you can receive all your favorite programs.
All three bathrooms are decorated in light shades of sand.
The ensuite bathroom has a toilet and a shower.
A bathroom has a bath with shower function and a double sink, toilet and bidet.
In ground floor there is a bathroom with toilet, sink and shower.
Whether you would like to relax with a book at the skin-friendly Sole Pool in comfortable sun loungers or prefer to drive 5 minutes by car to the sandy beach in Calheta. All options are open to you. A trip to Funchal is also just a stone's throw and after the bustle of the big city, you can enjoy the Calheta evening.
In Calheta in large supermarket on the beach, you get wonderful fresh fish you can cook in the well-equipped kitchen. The kitchen has all modern appliances and is connected in the open living area with the living room. Listen to the food in the winter crackling the chimney. Heaters are uncommon in Madeira. Wood is available.
In Calheta you can attend very interesting village festivals and follow Easter procession with the big flower carpets. All the surrounding villages like Jardim do Mar and Prazeres are within easy reach.
Culture in Calheta: 'Casa das Mudas'
In Calheta shortly before the beach, is a very modern and interesting museum is the 'Casa das Mudas' situated on a cliff. The temporary exhibitions of the museum worth a visit. The view of the beach and the marina is fantastic. The museum area and on the beach there are some good restaurants.
Swimming: Calheta Beach has a fine sandy beach and is ideal for swimming and snorkeling.
Diving: In Calheta Hotel on the beach diving courses can be booked.
Paragliding: In Calheta there is the possibility to operate paragliding.
Piscinas Naturais in Porto Moniz:
The magnificent natural swimming pools in the rocks can be reached by starting z. B. in Calheta and Prazeres drive over to Porto Moniz on the mountain.
Whale and Dolphin Watching:
Consult. Perhaps to the competent team of LOBOSONDA the marina and book a tour with the TV-known restored fishing boat 'Ribeira Brava' and its professionally competent team
Golf: In Funchal, just 25 km away you can play on two golf courses or even take a trip to Porto Santo by ferry from Funchal and playing golf.
Fishing and Big Game Fishing:
You may be interested on a fishing trip with the famous Big Game fishermen at the port?
Many interesting Levadatouren start in the west of the island and a wonderful tour starts not far from the villa and leads into the picturesque village of Prazeres. You pass the famous Levadas and get past hydrangea hedges and the spherical Agaphantus flowers. In Prazeres, a stop worth in Quinta Paedagogica. Sip a typical Galao and try the cakes or homemade bread.
Massage: In the village of Estrella da Calheta there is a beauty salon opposite the petrol station. There you can indulge yourself for very moderate prices and book massages.
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