Second generation Stays Free at Casa Velha, Palheiro Estate, Madeira, in 2011

The Blandy family, which owns and operates the Casa Velha do Palheiro – the five star country house hotel and resort in Madeira, is celebrating the 200th anniversary year of the founding of the family business on the ‘garden isle’ by offering ‘two generations for the price of one’* during 2011.

  • 7 nights’ accommodation in a Deluxe or Superior room
  • Return airport transfers
  • Madeira Wine and fruit basket upon arrival
  • 1 Dinner per person in the Casa Velha Dining room (house wine included for the meal)
  • 1 Afternoon Tea at the Casa Velha do Palheiro
  • 1 Guided tour per person to The Old Blandy Wine Lodge
Free access to Palheiro Gardens (on weekdays)
  • 1 free entrance  to the Madeira Story Centre
  • 1 Afternoon Tea at the Casa Velha do Palheiro
  • Free access to the Palheiro Spa

960.00 Euros per Person in the first room – valid from now to 30th of April

Guests will have access to:

  • Palheiro Golf, one of only two golf courses on the island with the clubhouse overlooking the Bay of Funchal<
  • Palheiro Spa, offering a range of signature massage treatments using organic Pevonia products, plus an indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam bath and a fitness room
  • Palheiro Gardens, which has one of the world’s largest collection of Camellias and attracts over 40,000 visitors per year
  • The private motor yacht ‘Balancal’ for coastal cruises, dolphin and whale watching and deep sea big game fishing.

Casa Velha do Palheiro was originally built in 1801 as the hunting lodge and summer residence of João Esmeraldo, the first Count of Carvalhal. It was purchased by the Blandy family in 1885 and through the generations, has evolved from a farming estate into a world class leisure destination, now part of the Relais & Chateaux collection of hotels of ‘unique character and exceptional customer service.’

Journey times of the direct flights from 13 airports in the UK take just over three hours to Funchal. Airlines include easyJet, TAP Portugal, First Choice, Thomsonfly and Thomas Cook.

For more information about the Generation Package, please contact Casa Velha do Palheiro hotel on Tel: (+351) 291 790 350

*Offer applies to two rooms booked for the same period, with the cheapest room type free
**Bookings subject to a certified copy of the guest’s passport.