Just 5 mins by car from Quinta Golfinhos apartments, exists in Calheta Vila the complete infrastructure during your stay: restaurants, supermarket, pharmacy, banks, and a center of exhibition and arts. As well as the marina with various water sport activities as whale and dolphin watching, big game fishing, diving..., bars and yummy restaurants. Also to mention the golden, sandy beach, the only one here on the island.
Calheta at the sunny, southwestern coast is the perfect basis, to explore the island. Within 30 minutes you reach Funchal, the capital of Madeira, also Rabacal, the center of (levada) hiking, the northern coastline and the western part of the island.
The international airport of Madeira is located around 45 minutes to the east.