Discover a selection of 1,500 holiday home rentals in Machico that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Stayz holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at AU$ 63 per night, and flats & apartments and villas are popular options for a stay in Machico. Either way, you'll find holiday accommodation for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Machico

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Machico. This romantic city is known for its sporting events, hiking and dolphin watching. Palheiro Gardens and Madeira Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Machico

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Machico a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santo da Serra Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Quinta Da Junta (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • PR11 Vereda dos Balcões (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Madeira Theme Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Palheiro Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Funchal Cable Car - Monte Station (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)

Seasonal weather in Machico

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Machico

Machico is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Machico is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palheiro Gardens (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Monte Palace Gardens (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Botanical Garden (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Quinta Da Junta (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Sao Lourenco Point (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Santa Cruz Beach (4.3 mi / 7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Machico

Fly into Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo), the closest airport, located 3.6 mi (5.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Porto Santo (PXO), which is 32.9 mi (52.9 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Machico?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,518 holiday rentals around Machico. From 929 flats & apartments to 159 villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Machico is on Stayz.