Built in 1804, this hotel is spread over a 4-floor main building and a 2-floor annex building with 37 rooms altogether. There is a foyer with a 24-hour reception desk, a hotel safe, a café, a currency exchange counter, a cloakroom and a lift. There is also a TV room, a bar, a conference room, a public Internet terminal and an air-conditioned à la carte restaurant available for use. Laundry and room services as well as medical assistance round up the offerings. A car park and a garage round up the facilities on offer.
This graceful luxury property occupies a former hunting lodge nestled among the hills overlooking Funchal, only 15 minutes from the centre with the sea, restaurants, bars, nightclubs and many different shopping venues. Public transport departs from stops located just steps away. Situated at the heart of the famous and original gardens of Palheiro, the hotel offers direct access to Palheiro golf course. The airport is about 15 km from the hotel.
The luxurious rooms have en suite bathroom and are equipped with hairdryer, direct dial telephone, Internet connection and cable TV. They also feature a minibar, central heating (with individual control) and free safe.
Within the grounds you may find an outdoor swimming pool with a snack bar a sun terrace with sun loungers and parasols. A Spa with a wide selection of treatments and massages, an indoor swimming pool, a sauna and steam bath are also available. Sports enthusiasts may play table tennis, tennis, golf or pool.
Breakfast may be selected from a buffet service. Lunch is available at the Bar with a light menu and dinner may be chosen from the A La Carte or the Daily Menu. Special dietary requirements as well as individual-specific dishes may be prepared.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
On exiting the airport take the motorway in direction to Funchal. Look carefully for the numbered exits plates on the motorway and leave on exit nº 13 indicating: Funchal (Boa Nova); Palheiro Ferreiro. Check your speed as the exit ramp is quite short and turn right following the sign indicating: Palheiro Ferreiro; Palheiro Golf. After the S' bend take the first turning to your left following always the signs up the hill to Palheiro Golf. On entering Palheiro Estate you will see the sign indicating Casa Velha to your left. Another 500m and you are here.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV