Vitorina Corte Guesthouse
Large 19th century family house, filled with old madeiran furniture. A real taste of the past.
Fantastic location, Sea views to the front and mountain views to the back. Check out the tower room at the top, for fantastic light and views.
VC Guesthouse offers guests a truly unique experience and charming relaxation in Funchal´s Old Town, zona velha!
At Your Service
The guesthouse provides an excellent home base to explore all of Madeira
The Guesthouse's central location in colurful Zona Velha, Old Town Funchal. Just across the way from swimming Lido - "Barreirinha", an abundance of excellent restaurants and bars to choose from in the immediate neighborhood.
5-minute drive to the Funchal Marina, which features several seafront restaurants, bars and variety of sea activities.
Start your day with a delicious buffet
A nice buffet breakfast is served in a sunny, communal dining room, and charges may apply.
Featuring waffles, fresh bread, scrambled, fried, or boiled eggs, fresh fruits, Quiche, homemade cakes, homemade jellies, cold cereal and yogurt.
Panoramic vistas over blue Atlantic and Funchal Marina. Occasionaly spotting dolphins and whales from ocean facing rooms.
Includes free WiFi, linens, flat-screen TV and four rooms included en-suite bathrooms.
Certain units feature sitting areas for relaxation and balconies with sea, street and gardens views.
A peaceful atmosphere!
Find our Back Garden
Behind Guesthouse will find a lovely garden with flowers, tropical plants, fruit trees and herbs.
We encourage you to stay for more than one night and take it easy. Think of our back garden as a place to rest and reflect. The best way to experience our beautiful property is to take a bit of time to just “be” and notice the little things.
Transportation - new vehicle
VC Guesthouse sets the standard in customized private tours and airport transfers with a brand new 7 passenger vehicle.
You are invited to explore the beauty of Madeira Island. We can help immerse you in local nature and walks, events, festivals , night life and restaurants. Uncover the beautiful culture of Madeira with a personal Driver-Tour Guide to share hidden treasures of this magical island region.
Reserve a comfortable transfer to/from Funchal Airport at affordable prices.
ROOMS & SUITES
From €45+€6 with Breakfast
This spacious room features a new remodeled ensuite bathroom, access to the balcony with garden/mountain and partial sea view on the side. Also features hairdryer, small fridge, Cable TV and WiFi.
The Best of Madeira Island
Funchal´s Old Town
Main tourist hotspot
Night life in the old town is currently a great attraction where art and entertainment come together with various bars with the famous local "Poncha" cocktail. It is a vibrant quarter that is interesting to discover no matter the time of day.
Gastronomy and Wines
A journey of the aromas
The diversity of culinary traditions in Madeira, provides visitors with an array of flavors that will delight even the most discerning palates. As a perfect complement, enjoy the diversity of regional and national wines, known for their excellence.
Events and Attractions
Christmas, New Year’s Eve and much more.
Madeira is known by its many celebrations. At Christmas time, streets get decorated with thousands of lights in divers’ colors. New Years Eve the BIG Firework display in Funchal, a 360º experience, welcomes you to the New Year. Some other festivities throughout the year are Festa da Flor, Carnaval parade, Atlantic Festival, among many others.
A ‘bath of Nature’
Whether you are by the sea, or up high in the mountains you are surrounded by nature!
From the famous Madeira Levada walks, visiting our beautiful gardens, to enjoying the breathtaking sightseeing areas that Madeira has to offer you.
From our Rooms facing the Sea, sometimes you are able to Spot Dolphins.
Cathedral of Funchal
National Monument since 1910
Inside the Gothic cathedral of Funchal you'll find a statue of Pope John Paul II. The cathedral, built in the fifteenth century, is a remarkable piece of Funchal history. Metalwork of Portugal is renowned and the silver processional cross in the cathedral is a premier example.
National Monument since 1943
One of the historical landmarks of Funchal, of obligatory passage. Best place to buy fresh fruit and vegetables in Madeira at very good prices.
Marvellous views of Funchal
The Madeira Botanical Garden covers an area of 80,000 m² and is home to a fascinating collection of a wide variety of plants. It also has an area dedicated to research and conservation.
Cristiano Ronald Football Player
The museum portrays the life story of the Madeiran football player Cristiano Ronaldo and displays the trophies won by the Portuguese international throughout his brilliant career. Among the trophies are the Golden Balls
Trails along the paths beside the Levadas (mini-canals)
For those who intend to benefit from adventures and outdoor activities surrounded by beautiful landscapes of nature in Madeira Island.
Excellent conditions for a variety of sports
Running, cycling, playing tennis, playing football, Stand up paddle, skating, surfing or bodyboarding, are only a few sports that you can practice in Madeira Island.
Experience the nighlife of Madeira
Some of the most popular areas in Funchal are the old town (Santa Maria Street), Avenida Sá Carneiro (near the marina) the ‘ Vespas Disco’ and the Casino’s ‘ Copacabana Disco’.
Whale and Dolphin Watching
Enjoy the views of the coastline of Madeira. On this trip you can watch various marine species and being side by side with whales and dolphins and witness their life in their natural habitat!
Botanical Garden & Monte
Take a ride on the Teleferico near the sea in the zona velha to the top and visit the Garden of Monte Palace. Beautiful gardens and breathtaking views on the way up and down. Remember your camera on this outing!
Tourist Taxi Services
Taxis are available in the major cities and tourist areas throughout Madeira. They can be recognized by their blue stripes and yellow color. There are many taxi ranks (stands) around the city of Funchal.
Panoramic Sightseeing Buses
Open, double-decker sightseeing buses take you through the most beautiful and historic parts of Funchal. Along the way, passengers have an opportunity to admire views of the sea and the highest peaks of the city, as well.
Tuks, Segway, bikes, city bubbles, sidecars, craft, others...
Rent one of this ecological transports and let yourself go on a quiet and relaxing stroll to discover the beautiful Madeira Island. Rides can be combined with other offers and experiences.
We are proud to announce that Vitorina Corte Guesthouse has received another award, the third consecutive this year. Read More