updated 24 May 2007  

House viewed from the outside House viewed from the outside Duarte and his parents outside the living room living room
Calheta kitchen study downstairs bedroom
bathroom upstairs bedroom another upstairs bedroom Vegetable garden
 Terrace  Terrace  Terrace Mountain view from the terrace

Traditional two storey house entirely renovated in 1999 and owned by Duarte's parents. They live in Funchal and go to this house in Calheta occasionally.

Private roof top terrace with mountain view and partial sea view, with table and 6 chairs
Windows in every room except the bathrooms
3 Bedrooms with wooden double size beds and dressers
Large living room TV (4 channels in Portuguese, 1 channel in Spanish)
Dinner Table with 6 chairs

Large Full kitchen with all the appliances - stove, fridge with freezer, dish washer, washing machine
2 Bathrooms with shower
Vegetable garden
Enough space to park inside


In the heart of Lombo do Atouguia, a rural village that is part of Calheta municipality
Very quiet
Local festivities on the 24th June

 calheta local festivities  local festivities

30km from Funchal (30 minutes by car)
5km from the only yellow sand beach in Madeira and one of the best beaches of the island – Calheta Beach & Marina (10 minutes by car)

Calheta Beach & Marina Calheta Beach & Marina Calheta Beach & Marina

Excellent base point for discovering the southwest of the island: Ponta do Pargo, Prazeres, Jardim do Mar (for more details, check out http://www.cm-calheta-madeira.com/_pt/_pdfs/MadeiraTouristRoute.pdf)

Ponta do Pargo Ponta do Pargo

Excellent base point for going hiking in the famous Madeira “Levadas”

"Levada" - Lagoa do Vento "Levada" - Caldeirão Verde "Levada"