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Casa Velha do Palheiro

Wellness & nature experience in luxury country house hotel

Charming Relais & Châteaux style country hotel in the award-winning Palheiro Gardens, combining history, beauty and elegance.

Most Popular Hotel Features

  • Free Wifi
  • Air-conditioned
  • Swimming pool
  • Quiet location
  • wellness area
  • In nature
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Gym

Packages and Programmes with Best Price Guarantee

Relaxing Getaway

from 1 night, double room, Breakfast

£120

£96

  • Use of outdoor and indoor pool, sauna, steam room, gym, bathrobe and slippers
  • Admission to Palheiro Gardens (opening hours daily 09:00 - 17:30)
  • Use of sports facilities (tennis, table tennis, billiards, croquet, badminton)
  • Daily shuttle service to Funchal and Palheiro Golf Course (subject to availability)
  • Rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival with the Flex Upgrade
  • For all details see Flex Upgrade

We have already calculated the following discounts for you:

  • 10% Early Bird discount - 60 days
  • 20% Extended-stay Bonus
  • 15% Super Discount

All available discounts

Telephone booking code: 60FP1

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Wellness Break for Him

5 nights, double room, Breakfast

£969

£775

1x Wellness for men & 1x Ayurveda Detox or pure relaxation

  • Wellness for men: facial treatment, back massage, hand and foot massage
  • Ayurveda Detox: Ayurvedic full-body oil massage, Ayurvedic shoulder-neck massage
  • Pure relaxation: shoulder-neck massage, foot reflexology

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Use of outdoor and indoor pool, sauna, steam room, gym, bathrobe and slippers
  • Admission to Palheiro Gardens (opening hours daily 09:00 - 17:30)
  • Use of sports facilities (tennis, table tennis, billiards, croquet, badminton)
  • Daily shuttle service to Funchal and Palheiro Golf Course (subject to availability)
  • Rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival with the Flex Upgrade
  • For all details see Flex Upgrade

Telephone booking code: 60FP3

Personalise your stay

Wellness Break for Her

5 nights, double room, Breakfast

£1,086

£869

1x Beauty Intensive & 1x Ayurveda Detox or 1x Relaxation Pure

  • Beauty Intensive: facial, seaweed body scrub, body wrap, manicure & pedicure without varnish
  • Ayurveda Detox: Ayurvedic full body oil massage, Ayurvedic shoulder neck massage
  • Relaxation Pure: shoulder neck massage, foot reflexology massage

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Use of outdoor and indoor pool, sauna, steam room, gym, bathrobe and slippers
  • Admission to Palheiro Gardens (opening hours daily 09:00 - 17:30)
  • Use of sports facilities (tennis, table tennis, billiards, croquet, badminton)
  • Daily shuttle service to Funchal and Palheiro Golf Course (subject to availability)
  • Rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival with the Flex Upgrade
  • For all details see Flex Upgrade

Telephone booking code: 60FP2

Personalise your stay

Casa Velha do Palheiro in Detail

Your Hotel

☀ The Casa Velha do Palheiro is a Relais & Châteaux hotel whose traces date back to the 18th century. Set on an approx. 120-acre estate amidst the award-winning Palheiro Gardens, the lovingly restored hunting lodge with its own championship golf course, a fully equipped spa with indoor and outdoor pools, nature trails, restaurants, bars and tea house offers an ideal place to relax body and mind. 

Location & Surroundings

The hotel is located above the foothills of Funchal. The capital of the flower island offer a wide range of cultural activities as well as historical sights and is known for its port, botanical gardens and Madeira wine cellars. Distance to the city center approx. 10 km. 

How You Reside

38 comfortable double rooms and suites in elegant country style partly with view on the garden, the golf course or the terrace, with desk, bath/WC, hairdryer, safe, minibar, cable TV, telephone, air conditioning, heating, bathrobe and slippers. DBL Standard in the garden wing (approx. 28 sqm),  DBL Deluxe in the main house (approx. 15-25 sqm) with garden or terrace view, DBL Superior in the golf wing (approx. 32 sqm) additionally with shower cabin with garden and golf course view. 3 Junior Suites in the main building (approx. 52 sqm) with living area. Single rooms are DBL for single use.  

DBL Standard

Double room Standard (approx. 28 sqm) in the garden wing: Comfortable double room in luxurious country house style with garden view, desk, bathtub/WC, hairdryer, safe, minibar, cable TV, telephone, air conditioning, heating, bathrobe and slippers.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Heater

Room code for telephone bookings: 60FD1

SGL=DBL Standard

Double room Standard (approx. 28 sqm) for single use in the garden wing: Comfortable double room in luxurious country house style with garden view, desk, bathtub/WC, hairdryer, safe, minibar, cable TV, telephone, air conditioning, heating, bathrobe and slippers.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Heater

Room code for telephone bookings: 60FE1

Junior Suite

Junior Suite (approx. 52 sqm) in the main house: room in luxurious country house style with view of lawn, desk, bathtub/WC, hairdryer, safe, minibar, cable TV, telephone, air conditioning, heating, bathrobe and slippers.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Heater

Room code for telephone bookings: 60FS1

DBL Deluxe

Double room Deluxe (approx. 15-25 sqm) in the main building: Comfortable double room in luxurious country house style with garden or terrace view, desk, bathtub/WC, hairdryer, safe, minibar, cable TV, telephone, air conditioning, heating, bathrobe and slippers. 

Wifi

Safe

Hair dryer

Heater

Room code for telephone bookings: 60FD2

SGL=DBL Deluxe

Double room Deluxe (approx. 15-25 sqm) for single use in the main building: double room with garden or terrace view, desk, bathtub/WC, hairdryer, safe, minibar, cable TV, telephone, air conditioning, heating, bathrobe and slippers.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Heater

Room code for telephone bookings: 60FE2

DBL Superior

Double room Superior (approx. 32 sqm) in the Golf Wing: Comfortable double room in luxurious country style with view of garden and golf course, desk, bathroom/WC with bathtub and shower cabin, hairdryer, safe, minibar, cable TV, telephone, air conditioning, heating, bathrobe and slippers.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Heater

Room code for telephone bookings: 60FD3

SGL=DBL Superior

Double room Superior (approx. 32 sqm) for single use in the golf wing: Comfortable double room in luxurious country house style with view of garden and golf course, desk, bathroom/WC with bathtub and shower cabin, hairdryer, safe, minibar, cable TV, telephone, air conditioning, heating, bathrobe and slippers.

Wifi

Air conditioner

Safe

Hair dryer

Heater

Room code for telephone bookings: 60FE3

Dining & Leisure

Continental breakfast buffet and dinner table d`hôte (when booking half board) in the hotel restaurant with terrace and winter garden. The newly-opened hotel herb garden provides fresh herbs and selected vegetables for the kitchen. Exquisite selection of Portuguese wines (extra charge). Clubhouse restaurant on the golf course with impressive views of Funchal, as well as teahouse in the Palheiro Gardens. 

Wellness & Spa

Outdoor and indoor pool with massage jets. Finnish sauna (approx. 65-95°C), steam bath (approx. 40-44°C), rain shower, relaxation room, each daily 11am-1pm. Fitness room. Personal training for a fee. The indoor pool is reserved from 1 p.m. for guests aged 16 and over.

Inspired by nature and its 5 elements, the Palheiro Spa by Ashoka offers energetic massages and beauty treatments with products from "Pharmos Natur" for holistic relaxation.

Free Time

All-weather tennis court, badminton net (in summer), billiards, croquet (rent free of charge at the reception). Access to Palheiro Gardens (opening hours approx. 09:00-17:30), hiking trails on the property, bird watching, guided deep sea fishing and whale watching (on request for a fee). In the surrounding area: marine reserve with swimming opportunities (access for a fee), diving courses, as well as kayaking.
GOLF 18-hole championship golf course on the property (discounted green fees on request).

Getting There

Transfer Funchal airport (FNC): shared transfer FIT 92129 € 32 p.p. (flight arrival/departure approx. 10.30-20/23.00 hrs), private transfer (1-3 p.) FIT 92122 € 87 (each there & back).


Nearby Airports
Madeira Airport (FNC) : (approx. 17 km / 18 minutes)

Additional information

Parking: included. Child discount: 2 adults + 1 child (0-2,9 y.) in baby crib 100% discount, (3-11,9 y.) 50% discount on half board/HB.

Hotel Amenities at a Glance

  • Air-conditioned
  • Bar
  • Ideal for golfers
  • Golf course nearby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • wellness area
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