Welcome to Villa Babel in Madeira Island
Situated in the Garajau resort and overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Villa Babel is only a short walk away from the High Road where you can find a number of quality restaurants, bars & cafes with a good range of local gourmet awaiting to be explored.
For seashore swimming or for a scubba diving experience visit the nearby Garajau Beach just below ‘Christ the King’ statue; an amazing setting right in the heart of Garajau’s Natural Reserve.
The Villa Babel is only 10 mins by car to Funchal, the capital of Madeira.
Renting a car will enhance your comfort but the villa is close to public transport, there’s a regular bus service to down-
Once in Funchal take a dolphin & whale watching boat trip; treat yourself to a wine tasting visit to the Madeira Wine Cellars or simply explore the beautifully kept gardens and promenades with plenty of restaurants & bars for refreshments along the way… complement your holiday, by visiting the Reid’s Hotel for an afternoon tea in the ‘good-
For a good night’s entertainment which includes dinner, drinks and a truly professional show visit the Pestana Casino in Funchal.
Otherwise, just bring your favorite music and relax in our ample lounge.
Palheiro Golf : Golfers will be pleased to know that the 18-hole course, designed by world famous golf architect Cabell B. Robinson, is only a 10 minute drive from the villa. Classic Madeiran hills, ridges and deep valleys all incorporated into the terrain to produce a dramatically interesting course, with stunning views over the Funchal Bay.
Santo da Serra Golf : A spectacular 27-hole course home to the Madeira Island Open) is just over 20mns drive away. This is Madeira’s oldest golf course, it sits high up on a marvelously scenic plateau with inspirational views back up the mountains and out over the Atlantic below.
Whale & Dolphin Watching in Madeira
Admire the beautiful surroundings of Funchal. Take a boat or catamaran tour and search for whales and dolphins, swim and snorkel at Cabo Girão or just enjoy a drink as you admire the sunset.