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Casa Pico Musica

Certificate of Excellence
Enjoy the view from your open air terrace over the palm trees & rooftops to the city & ocean
1 of 54Enjoy the view from your open air terrace over the palm trees & rooftops to the city & ocean
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Funchal, Madeira, Madeira Islands
Awarded Trip Advisor Excellence certificates for 2017 & 2018 this apartment is located just a few minutes walk from many of Funchal's most popular 'must see places'.
You will be living in the real city not the hotel tourist zone located several miles away to the west of the city centre.
With Madeira celebrating the 600th anniversary of its discovery in 2019 this is the perfect place to stay and sample the delights of this magical island.
This recently converted luxury attic apartment has breathtaking views of Funchal city, the Harbour and out over the Atlantic towards the Desert Islands.
It is the perfect place for relaxing whilst enjoying the annual fireworks shows every Saturday in June and of course spectacular city wide display celebrating the New Year.
You can watch (and often even hear) the daily comings and goin...
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Listing #HL187249
About the Owner
Michael L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2011
Interaction with guests
Depending upon your choice you will either be met at the airport or the property. The apartment is located on the top floor of our own home so I am usually available to answer questions or provide advice as & when required but of course leave this to you to ask. We provide our guests with a collection of information leaflets maps, bus timetables plus monthly cultural agendas and guide books (Levada walks etc.) to help you make your holiday as enjoyable as possible. This also saves you the weight of having to pack your own guide books unless of course you want to? I am also often be available to take you by car for short drives or even trips around the island should you want but of course this would be up to you to ask.
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Casa Pico Musica is located on the second (and last) floor of a building which stands in a quiet residential area of Funchal, next to the Pico Fort. The apartment has been recently renovated with an artistic sensibility and an eclectic style, which mix modern...More

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Michael L, VR Owner at Casa Pico Musica, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to submit such a complete and complementary review of the apartment and its surroundings which, I am sure will be of interest to, and help for, any future potential guests. It was a pleasure to have you stay with...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018

The apartment is in an ideal location overlooking the town with a view of the harbour enabling guests to watch the cruise ships and other vessels sailing in and out. There are shops, cafes and a bus stop close by but we preferred to walk...More

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Michael L, VR Owner at Casa Pico Musica, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Many thanks for your comprehensive and thoughtful review plus the additional tips and comments about the apartment and myself. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we would love to welcome you both back whenever you decide to visit Madeira again.

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

We stayed at this marvellous accommodation during our visit of Madeira in May 2018. Michael is a very friendly host and a very helpful person. The communication with him was very good and the welcome pack a nice surprise. The apartment is very good equipped...More

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Michael L, VR Owner at Casa Pico Musica, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you for submitting your long and detailed review, it is always reassuring to receive such positive comments and to know we have helped our guest to have a very pleasant and memorable holiday on our beautiful island. Would love to welcome you back if...More

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Accessed through your own private gate then via a spiral staircase from the courtyard garden, this modern totally self contained luxury apartment is the perfect base for exploring Funchal.
Contemporary decor throughout, fully double glazed window / patio doors, remote control ceiling fans in bedroom and kitchen / breakfast room. Electric radiator panel fitted in bedroom, an additional mobile oil filled radiator is also available for those occasional chilly winter mornings & evenings (Funchal temperatures can fall to mid or low teens at night in the winter).
Luxury en-suite shower room with remote control Velux roof-light window providing light and fresh air.
Flat screen TV in bedroom (120+ cable channels many in English). Wi-fi available throughout apartment with a hard wired fixed...
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House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Whilst we do not allow smoking within the apartment we do allow guests to smoke on the open air terrace and in the courtyard garden, please ensure you use the ash trays provided...
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Bathrooms
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Ask about our SPECIAL DISCOUNTS for EARLY & LAST MINUTE bookings plus LONG STAY (3 weeks or more) additonal discounts.
All stays of one week or more will receive our free welcome pack of essential foods and drink, more details available upon request.
We can also offer airport collection and return service if required at 20 euros each way, payable on the day.
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About the neighbourhood
Funchal has a fantastic historical heritage, she is over 500 years old but you still have all the conveniences of a modern city. Wonderful museums, beautiful old streets, magnificent churches, pretty squares plus, if you need to buy something, Funchal has 3 modern shopping centres, (2 also have cinemas) where you can shop till you drop or watch a movie (all Hollywood films simply have Portuguese sub-titles).
Take a bus or cable car to one or both of the world famous gardens of Monte and the Funchal Botanical gardens overlooking the city, (both are visible from your balcony), or just stroll down the road to enjoy the gardens of Quinta das Cruzes, the English Church, the Jardim Municipal and Santa Catarina park. Play golf on the beautiful Palheiro (18 hole) or Santo da Serra (27 hole) cours...
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Getting around
Funchal has a very good public bus service and you can use the number 15 to get up to the apartment from the seafront if you do not feel up to the walk. There is also an island wide bus service run by a seperate company which allows you to reach most points of interest around the island. You can also hire a taxi for the day if you do not want to rely on busses or wish to go more off the beaten track. Several companies also operate 'jeep safari' type trips around the island and are great if you want to do a one way Levada walks, they drop you off at the start and are waiting for you at the end, usually with a guide escorting you on the walk.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Funchal: 15.0 km
Ferry: Funchal: 1.5 km
Funchal Airport is served from numerous UK airports by British Airways, Easyjet, Jet2, TUI & TAP. There are also direct flights from Germany, Switzerland, France and Scandinavia plus of course mainland Portugal.
Connections to Funchal City by airport bus (every 1/2 hour approx 30 mins €5) or taxi (around 20 mins approx €30).
Car hire also available at airport or can be arranged in Funchal if shorter hire periods desired. We can provide directions on how to reach us by car if required.
Sao Pedro is one of the oldest areas of Funchal (celebrated its 500th anniversary in 2016) and you are just above the heart of the city within minutes walking distance to many beautiful gardens & museums (Quinta das Cruzes gardens and museum plus the Convent Santa Clara are just down the road and th...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.5 km.
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