About Casa do Ribeiro Frio
With a perfect location to relax and unwind, surrounded by the green of Laurissilva, far enough away from the hustle and bustle of Funchal but within walking distance of a pleasant walk through Balcões. Casa do Ribeiro Frio offers fabulous views over the mountains of the Laurissilva forest.
Casa do Ribeiro Frio is a local accommodation that offers its guests a modern but at the same time traditional, intimate and quality environment, with an excellent space for a family get-together, offering a barbecue place to make the typical Madeiran skewer on a laurel stick. Its interior is decorated with a salamander and heating throughout the house so you can enjoy it on colder days. The stunning panoramic views and these facilities make this space a fantastic chill-out area. Experience an unforgettable holiday at Casa do Ribeiro Frio, where you can relax to the sound of Bisbis birds chirping.
Share the kitchen and living room
A local accommodation, where you can enjoy sharing the kitchen and living room with your family. A kitchen with everything you need to prepare your best delicacies, equipped with an oven, stove, microwave and even a fridge.
As far as the living room is concerned, it has a very welcoming atmosphere, with a stove and heating to warm up on the coldest days that you can enjoy, all of this on the middle floor of the accommodation.
Enjoy the Gastronomy
You can enjoy our rustic restaurant near this accommodation with typical Madeiran menus, accompanied by the well-known regional "poncha". The Restaurant Snack-Bar Faisca is one of the favourite places in São Roque do Faial, where you can enjoy regional food in a calm and welcoming place. It is considered by many who pass there as a little corner of heaven and one of the best in the municipality of Santana.
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Nearby you can find the Levada dos Balcões, a Levada with panoramic views over the Laurissilva. This small trail is about 1.5 km long, lasting 1:00 hours, where you can enjoy superb views. From this viewpoint, it is possible to contemplate the various peaks of Madeira Island, highlighting the two highest peaks on the island, Pico Ruivo and Pico do Areeiro.
Here are some of the available resources that Casa do Ribeiro Frio has to offer!