The Pousada Dos Vinhaticos Hotel is named after a local tree called the Vinhatico and the hotel is decorated entirely with furnishings made from this wood. Serra d`Agua is a small, quiet village in the Ribeira Brava area and is a good base for walking in Madeira`s famous `levadas`, originally ancient irrigation channels that are now used as footpaths. There is a small selection of shops, bars and restaurants in the village and a local market
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All have * bathroom/shower * WC * TV * telephone * hairdryer * (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Location and Resort:
This hotel on Madeira is in the middle of the island and surrounded by nature. The area is great for secluded walking and is 15 miles from the capital, Funchal. The hotel has panoramic views of the mountains and countryside. Locally there is also an Orchid farm, botanical gardens and the opportunity to go wine tasting.
Eating and Drinking:
The hotel has a restaurant, bar and a snack bar.
The hotel does not have a swimming pool.
This hotel will appeal to singles, couples and small groups looking for a peaceful mountain retreat from which to enjoy the many local walks or explore the island. The hotel offers a more authentic local experience than you would find at a large international chain.
Singles, Couples and Small Groups