Calhau Grande
Madeira Rural Cottages

Location

Calhau Grande has an excellent strategic position to discover Madeira Island!

Calhau Grande Location Laurissilva Forest Levadas & Walks Points of Interest


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Some beautiful places near Calhau Grande...

Directions from Airport to Calhau Grande

Leaving the airport, at Santa Cruz, you must take the expressway to Funchal - Ribeira Brava - Ponta do Sol - Arco da Calheta. While arriving at Arco da Calheta, in the roundabout, you must take the direction "Ledo". Turn left on "Rocha de Gouveia" street. After 1 km, on your right, there is a sign stating "Calhau Grande", which will point the way to the car parking and the cottages.

GPS:
Lat. 32º 43' 0.76" N
Lon. 17º 9' 30.87" W

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What to expect in Madeira Islands...

The archipelago of Madeira is located in the Atlantic Ocean, comprising the following islands: Madeira, Porto Santo, Desertas and Selvagens. The Autonomous Region of Madeira belongs to Portugal and is about 1 hour and 30 minutes from Lisbon. Thanks to their excellent geographical location, Madeira Islands take advantage of pleasant and mild weather. The sea temperature is also surprisingly mild, due to the influence of the warm Gulf Stream, excellent condition for good ocean baths during all seasons. When traveling to Madeira Islands, you can expect to discover: local traditions, beautiful Levadas and walks with spectacular scenarios, the Laurissilva Forest classified as World Heritage by UNESCO, great variety of regional dishes and wines, unmissable touristic events and amazing adventures.

Little tour to our cosy Cottage Palha - the romantic getaway! ~ #calhaugrande #madeiraisland #madeira #countryside #holiday #cottage #palha #tourism #nature #heritage #peaceofmind #relax #traveldestination #visitmadeira

18 September 2018

Early afternoon with beautiful nature colours! 🌿🌺🌿 #calhaugrande #madeiraisland #countryside #holiday #adventure #cottage #rural #nature #mothernature #naturelovers #gardens #flowers #beautifulcolors #specialmoments #relax #travel #photography #visitmadeira

17 September 2018

Et voilá... the French version of our new website is now available. You can join us at: calhaugrande.fr ~ #calhaugrande #madeiraisland #madeira #countryside #holiday #adventure #cottages #cottage #rural #nature #environment #oceanview #landscape #heritage #specialmoments #peace #peaceofmind #relax #newwebsite #french #travel #traveldestination #visitmadeira #ilovemadeira

14 September 2018

Beautiful, wild and free... Nature is like this: perfect! And we're lucky to be surrounded by her in our gardens. Have a nice and peaceful day! 🌱🌺🌱 ~ #calhaugrande #madeiraisland #countryside #holidays #vacation #adventure #cottages #rural #nature #mothernature #naturelovers #gardens #flowers #wild #beautifulcolors #specialmoments #relax #travel #traveldestination #photography #ilovemadeira #visitmadeira

13 September 2018

It's lunch time! Lucky ones have Madeiran food on the table. 🌽🥑🍌 ~ #calhaugrande #madeiraisland #countryside #holidays #vacation #urlaub #vacances #cottages #ruralexperience #islandlife #instatravel #traveldestination #ilovemadeira #paradise #food #lunch #corn #nature #peaceofmind #specialmoments

29 August 2018

A little tour to our beautiful Cottage Levada - a nice and quiet place to stay in Madeira Island. ~ #calhaugrande #madeiraisland #countryside #holidays #vacation #urlaub #vacances #cottages #vakantiehuisjes #ferienhäuser #gites #rural #nature #levada #landscape #heritage #peaceofmind #relax

27 August 2018

We are waiting for you here in Calhau Grande. Find our beautiful and colourful gardens. ~ #calhaugrande #madeiraisland #countryside #holidays #vacation #adventure #vacances #cottages #vakantiehuisjes #ferienhäuser #gites #rural #nature #gardens #beautifulcolors #specialmoments #relax

22 August 2018

New Website Launch 🌿 We are happy to share, with our family and friends, something we have been working for a long time: Calhau Grande's new website, now also updated to mobile phones and tables. We believe that this new home represents the spirit of our cottages, in respect to the local Madeiran traditions and green heritage. We hope you enjoy it! ~ Link in Bio. #calhaugrande #newwebsite #madeiraisland #countryside #holidays #vacation #adventure #urlaub #vacances #cottages #vakantiehuisjes #ferienhäuser #gites #swimmingpool #rural #nature #environment #oceanview #atlanticocean #landscape #gardens #tropicalfruits #ecofriendly #tradition #heritage #specialmoments #peace #relax

14 August 2018

Our pond has new guests!

10 July 2018

Bom dia! Local party on our village, Loreto - Arco da Calheta. #madeira #holidays #magic #flowers #nature #beauty #party #island

10 June 2018

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