Arco de São Jorge is a unique seaside village surrounded by mountains and vineyards
, located in the northeast of the Madeira Island
off the shores of mainland Portugal
. Madeira Island is known worldwide as the “Island of Eternal Spring”
or “The Pearl of the Atlantic,”
as it offers a mild microclimate throughout the entire year and welcomes tourists seeking a magical escape. Owner Direct Vacation Rentals has a holiday lodging inventory of privately owned accommodation scattered amongst this hidden jewel of Portugal.
Madeira Island is home to a small community of 520 inhabitants and is a mere 310 miles from the African coast and 620 miles from the European continent. Its first settlers were known to be from the Algarve
and Minho region of Portugal. In the beginning this seaside village was once part of São Jorge then in December 1676, Arco de São Jorge became a civil parish taking its unique name from the surrounding mountains shaped in an arc.
Rent a vacation rental accommodation, villa rental or apartment rental with Owner Direct and enjoy a stress free holiday with all the comforts of home in Arco de San Jorge. Steps from your Arco de Sao Jorge vacation rental you will enjoy amazing panoramic view of the Atlantic Ocean and mountains. Whether your vacation rental sits high on the hills or down in the village centre, Owner Direct has a variety of private accommodations such as villa rentals, condo rentals or apartment rentals in this beautiful vacation destination.
Authentic Portuguese villas are nestled along the seashore with scenic views, while condo rental and apartment rental accommodations are located within the small village and prove to be an excellent home base to explore the surroundings beaches, including Prainha, the island’s only natural black sandy beach
. Take pleasure in the cool ocean breeze from the patio of your apartment rentals or villa rentals.
While visiting, make sure you drop by the Quinta do Arco Rosarium garden with its large collection of roses from Portugal. There are also tourist attractions, which include Madeira Theme Park, Funchal Ecological Park Recreation Center and Santo da Serra Golf Club
Owner Direct Vacation Rentals gives you the basic tools to help you save time and money when planning the perfect Madeira Island vacation. Rent your privately owned villa rental today in the beautiful island paradise!