Holiday House Refúgio das Camélias is located in Sítio da Corujeira de Cima, in a rural area where farming is the main activity.
Surrounded by nature and with a mountain view, this villa has been renovated and offers a tranquil setting for a relaxing break.
It consists of 6 self catering studios with private bathroom, equipped kitchenette, TV, free safe, heating and a balcony where you can enjoy a lovely view.
Holiday House Refúgio das Camélias also offers you a common and full equipped kitchen, open to everybody. Outside you can find an impressing and charming place for barbecue.
Furthermore there are in total 3 lounges with TV. They are located in the basement and upstairs. The lounge in the basement has an open fireplace and relaxing furniture in a very charming ambient to give you the opportunity to relax, enjoy a glass of wine and read a book. Upstairs there is a lounge with an impressing panorama view and comfortable relaxing chairs.
There is also a rustic cellar, where guests are invited to taste the famous Madeira Wine.
This beautiful Vila is just 5 minutes away from the centre of the parish of Faial, 20 minutes from Madeira Airport and 40 minutes from Funchal. Nearby you can find a mini market for the daily needs!
Refúgio das Camélias is great place to start hiking tours, enjoy the fresh air and the wonders of Madeira.
However, what makes this Villa so special is the warm hearted owners family that take care of each guest.
Photo Gallery - Holiday House Refúgio das Camélias
How to get there? - Refúgio das Camélias - Casa de Campo
At the airport, head towards Machico / Porto da Cruz /(passing the tunnels) Túnel das Cales / Porto da Cruz / Túnel do Norte / Porto da Cruz Faial - Santana
Túnel da Achada - Faial / Túnel da Cruz - Moinhos - Santana - Ponte do Faial - Lombo Galego/ Refúgio das Camélias.
Follow the road signs until you find Corujeira de Cima and Refúgio das Camélias, go uphill and you will find the Villa on your left.
Arriving by ship: Exit the wharf, comes back to the right and follows the indications for the airport. Passing of the airport it follows in the fast way and it leaves in the exit Porto da Cruz - Faial. In the Faial when finding the square takes 1ª exit to the right, from where it will find signs with the indication Refúgio das Camélias .
Sítio da Corujeira de Cima
Two sitting rooms on lower: one with TV and open fireplace, and the other with a lovely panoramic view
Cleaning Twice a Week
Number & type of rooms
Refúgio das Camélias consists of 5 studios in total. Each of them is fully equipped. 4 Double Bed and 1 twin bed.
You will find shower / bath, a kitchenette (also fully equipped), TV, safe (at no additional cost), heating and also a balcony to enjoy the impressing sight over the mountains of Madeira! Refúgio das Camélias as four studios with double bed and one studio with twin beds.
We would like to take the opportunity to thank you again for the warm and friendly stay at your estate 3 weeks ago. We will remember our stay with happie memories due to the quiet location , tasteful furnishings and beatiful surrondings.The followings places were nice too, but we would rate our stay at the Refúgio das Camélias as the BEST.We will recommend the good experience to our friends and maybe we will be back in the future.
2013-April-07 - Roswita
Ich genoss das Haus.
Es ist eine schöne, komfortable, gemütliche mit allen Anforderungen für einen guten Urlaub. Das Haus hat eine fantastische Aussicht.
Wir sind sehr dankbar fur diesen schonen Urlaub , und werden sicher wieder hier zuruckkommen.
I really enjoyed the house. It is a beautiful, comfortable and cozy with all the requirements for a good holiday. The house has a fantastic view. We are very grateful for this spare, and be sure to come back here again.
2012-April-25 - Heinke
Vielen Dank fur alles. Es hat uns sehr gefallen.
Wir haben uns bei Ihnen sehr wohl gefuhlt.
Es war ganz prima.
2012-March-04 - Nicole
Le plus belle
Des quatre maison oú nous venons d´habiter au cours de deux semaines á Madére, , celle -ci est le plus belle, , et celle á láccueil fût le plus agréable . Nous espérons bien y revenir...
Marc et Nicole Frish ( Paris) , enchantés de ce premier sêjour á Madére.
2012-January-01 - Ricardo
It has been a pleasure to say in this fabulous Refúgio das Camélias.I have enjoyed the amazing view , the nice weather, and every corner of the fabulous house. Every single detail has been taken into account when building it , people can actually, feel in the heart of Madeira Contryside but with the comfort of the city.
The love of Candelária ´s family , tradition and friendship makes this hotel unique!It has a wonderful experience, a Christmas holiday to remember forever.
2011-August-03 - Evelyne
Le Refúge des Camélias, pourrait aussi s´appeler le refuge des sourires, le refuge du bongoût, le refúge de la gentilesse.......
Belles douces tendres journées avec petits rayons de bonheurs á Luisa et ses parents.
2011-March-15 - Ilona
Having enjoyed every day, we really dont want to go away.
We felt here like in paradise, the nature, the flowers, and this house. It stays always in our mind , the nicest place we have ever found.
Ilona ( República Checa)
2011-February-16 - Allan
Yes only one week - but what a fantastic week!Your house and gardens is something to wish for better a five star hotel ! We will certainly be back Madeira to see all the friends we have and of course Family Candelária hopefully new friends . We have already started recommending your apt. to our family and friends in Jersey and England,.
Thank you for your lovely welcome in wine cellar.
Best wishes for the future.
See you again!
Allan from Jersey
2010-May-14 - Bernard
We really did enjoy your great hospitality and service in this beautifull house.
What more could a person want to have on this holiday.
Perhaps another time we will return.
Bernard ( Holland)
2010-May-13 - Albert
Dear Family Candelária,
Thank you for your hospitality , we really felt at home in your beautiful house.
Besides it was a pleasure meeting you, talking to you and let´ts not forget:drinking the lovely Madeira wine . Hope to see you again someday , we will never forget you.
2010-May-08 - Anne
Reçus comme des rois
L`hospitalité n`est pas un vair mot á Madeira.Surtoût pas au Refúgio das Camélias! Reçus comme des rois , avec dègustation de vin et visite du " ´Refúge".On s´y sent comme á la maison. Un vrai house de tranquilité que l´on apprécie vraiment au retour des randonnées.
Merci á la famille Candelária pour ces quelques jours. Nous reviendrons bientot !
Anne et Philippe
2010-March-10 - Christa Grazianski
Die grosse Gastfreundschaft
Liebe Familie Candelária,
Wir bedanken uns recht dich fur die grosse Gastfreundschaft in Ihrem schonen Haus.
Besonders gefreut hat es uns, dass wir beim Brotbacken dabei sein konnten.
Wir freuen uns auf ein wiedersehen...
Christa + Michael Grazianski aus Bassum bei Bremen