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Avenida D. Manuel I, Calheta, Madeira, Portugal
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All reviews man made beach sandy beaches nice beach small marina protected beach opposite the beach per hour an umbrella two nights car hire changing rooms plenty of choice deck chairs madeira island in december free of charge toilet facilities
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the few beaches in Madeira but nice as you can walk into the sea. Sand was quite stoney so we wore some protective shoes so as not to cut feet.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank emmar0therham
Reviewed 31 January 2019

A short walk away from Savoy saccharum it was quiet but lovely relaxing atmosphere. We enjoyed the beach and walk to the marina

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hthiara0
Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

Nice, friendly staff from check in till check out . Lovely location, great for relax , Clean rooms , good facilities, 1 min from the beach .25 degrees in January ... will be back .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LenkaK142
Reviewed 22 January 2019

This is a very pretty harbour and marina with a man made beach. When we visited it was very quiet, you can go whale and dolphin watching or big game fishing or just soak up the atmosphere in a harbour cafe. Worth the visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gavsal1
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Calheta beach is part of Hotel that's also owned by the Savoy Group. It really designed for family & kids to provide European beach conditions rather than the black lava sands that are familiar to Madeira. Not busy as it was off season although few...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RMK_10
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Calheta Beach is a small man made beach next to Calheta marina. Today it would be the venue for a wedding.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank albeback1
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Dont forget this si a volcanic island. Calheta does have a sandy beach , but i would say that about it,

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PeetieWeetie2014
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

We went to this beach because it was quiet, not a lot of tourists the sun loungers and umbrellas were a decent price no more than €2 for pretty much all day until 6pm I will say that there are stones on one side of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank nicolewE7123ID
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

just perfect! brilliant food, not much people, so sunny and hit, but not boiling! everybody should check Madeira!

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank madamaciejak
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic holiday This hotel is the best we have stayed at in the last 3 years. It’s says 4* I’m the reviews and that is just what you get. We stayed in a sea view room. It’s was very smart, clean and modern...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rob S
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6 April 2017|
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Response from allisoncC9367UE | Reviewed this property |
We swam in the sea. It was chilly but once you're in it's ok. It was actually warmer than the hotel pool
5 April 2016|
Response from ilovetherat |
No only in Funchal
Jean H
16 February 2016|
Response from ilovetherat |
You can go by bus. It’s cheap