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Casa Velha Do Palheiro places you next to Palheiro Gardens and a short stroll from other popular sights like Palheiro Golf Club. This 37-room, 5-star country house has a golf course, a full-service spa, and free breakfast. Madeira Stadium is also 2.7 mi (4.3 km) away.

Dining

Start your day off right with a free buffet breakfast, served each morning from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM. This country house is home to a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room.

Rooms

All of Casa Velha Do Palheiro's 37 individually decorated rooms provide minibars, coffee makers, and safes. Flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers, free toiletries, bathrobes, and slippers. Phones and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

A local mainstay since 1804, Casa Velha Do Palheiro offers a golf course, a full-service spa, and an indoor pool. There's free parking, and an airport shuttle (available on request) for EUR 50.00 per vehicle roundtrip. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury country house include an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a sauna.

Highlights

  • Steps from Palheiro Gardens
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the country house's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed 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.

  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Terrace 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free breakfast 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 37 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Computer station 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • One meeting room 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Year Built 1804 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Bidet 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Casa Velha Dining Room - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including an outdoor tennis court. An indoor pool and an outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

Children under 14 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision.

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

  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 

Spa Services

Palheiro Spa has 4 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include hot stone massages, sports massages, Swedish massages, and massages. 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. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Body wraps 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 4 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 10.00 per pet, per day
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 1 per room (up to 10 kg)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

Fees

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 50.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • 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.

Hotel Name

  • 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

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.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

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