Quinta Mãe dos Homens

Location and main contacts

Rua Mãe dos Homens 39,
9060-185 Funchal
+351 919 269 603

Come and visit us, you are most welcome!

Quinta Mãe Dos Homens
Rua Mãe dos Homens 39,
9060-185 Funchal
Pedestrian Gate
Pedestrian Gates – Family Villa
Electric Gate – Parking lot
Bus Stop nº 262 ‘Escola Salesiana, D’ (Bus nº32)
Bus Stop nº 295 ‘Escola Salesiana, S’ (Bus nº32)

How to get to
Quinta Mãe dos Homens

Public Transport

From the airport

Catch the airport shuttle ‘Aerobus’ and leave at station number 02 – Boa Nova and walk downhill for around 5 minutes. For more details on directions, prices and timetables check our transport guide.

From Funchal

To go to the City Centre and return to the Quinta, use the bus nº32, which will leave you 1 min away from the Quinta’s entrances. For more details on timetables, stops, and prices check our transport guide.

To get a private transfer, contact us through email, phone, or use our website contact form, and we’ll book it with our partners at a lower rate than the transfers at the airport.

What’s around

Here is a list of a few shops and services in the surroundings of the Quinta. If you want to get more information on other services such as Bars, Restaurants, Shopping Centers, etc, as well as contact numbers of the main public entities, you may contact the Quinta’s reception.


Bus Stop

Bus stop ‘Escola Salesiana’  (nº262 & nº295)             

Time 1


Mercearia Avelino & Teresa

Time 5

Coffee Shops

El Shadai 
Taberna do Avô

Time 5


Amanhecer Super Rio Mar


Time 5


Farmácia Bom Sucesso


Time 5

Other Shops

Bakery – Padaria Sésamo Computer shop
Hardware shop
Dry cleaner

Time 12

Ask us anything

We are happy to help you! Fill in this contact form and we’ll reply to you within 1 working day. You may also go through our Frequently Asked Questions, or contact us directly at +351 919 269 603. 


Is there a supermarket near?

We have 2 minimarkets at a and supermarkets nearby at a distance of 150m, 200m and 1km, all within a 3-10 minutes walking time.

Are there any restaurants nearby?

In the old town you can find a variety of restaurants, also 4-minute walk up the
hill there is a take away.

Are there any coffee shops around?

There is a coffee shop/bakery on the corner, 2-minute walk down from the
Quinta or 5-minute uphill to the row of shops where you will find a good
bakery/coffee shop.

Where can I buy bus tickets?

In the Anadia shopping centre, you can buy bus tickets or you can pay directly
on the bus (make sure you have coins).

Where can I buy postcards and stamps?

You can buy postcards and stamps in the Anadia shopping centre or in the post
office which is located on the back street of the Farmers market.

Where can I book tours and other holiday activities?

We will be happy to help you select your holiday activities and tours. We have
tickets available for a wide selection which can be booked and paid for at our

Where can we book a taxi or Airport shuttle?

We have a team of taxi drivers that can provide a range of services, from airport
transfers, day trips and regular trips down to town. To book a taxi you may
contact us or book it directly at reception.

Is the Pool Area open at all times?

The pool area is open from 09:00h until 21:00h. We would like to remind you
that there is NO life guard, so please accompany young children. We kindly ask
you to store away the mattresses and sun umbrellas after use.

Do you provide a cleaning service?

We offer a maid service every other day from Monday to Saturday, no service
on Sunday.

Are the apartments equipped with linen and towels?

All apartments are provided with linen, towels and pool towels. Linen is changed
once a week and towels twice a week.

At what time is Check-in?

Check-in is from 14:00h, but an earlier check-in may be possible depending on
availability. If your arrival is after hours there will be someone on site to greet
you at the door and show you to your room. NB: We ask that you ring the
doorbell on arrival, even if the door is open, so that we know you have arrived.
In case of emergency please call our 24h00 mobile service. +351 919 269 603.

At what time do I have to Check-out?

Check-out is until 11:00h, but a later check-out may be possible depending on
availability, please ask us at reception.

Do you provide a breakfast service?

We offer a picnic breakfast in a basket on request, which should be previously
personalised by you, on your arrival or by18.00h on the previous day, It will be
delivered to your apartment each morning at your preferred time.

Do you provide a laundry service?

We offer a laundry service at a nominal fee. Our cleaners will wash and hang up
your clothes. Once it has dried, we ask you to collect your laundry from the
drying rack at the laundry area. We also have complimentary iron and ironing
boards if required.

Are the apartments equipped with heating and aircon?

If required we may provide you with a heater for the winter and fans for the
summer, at no extra costs. At the moment, our Quinta does not have air-

Are the kitchens equipped with kitchenware?

All our kitchens or Kitchenettes are fully equipped with the essentials for your
stay. If there is something else that you particularly need, please ask at

Always book with us to get the best price. If you find a better offer, we match it.