Local Knowledge

Airport Transfer

Driving by Car

It takes 35 minutes to drive from Madeira Airport to Outsite Madeira - Ponta do Sol, depending on traffic.

Uber/Lyft/Taxi

Taxi (35 minutes, generally around €60)

While Uber is not in Madeira, taxis are widely available. Prices are meter dependent, and are typically higher at night. We recommend taxi driver, Elso Sebastião. He can be reached at +351 963 674 092, or at alojamentosebastiao@gmail.com. Let him know you're staying with Outsite, and you'll receive a flat rate of 38€ each way.

Public Transit

There is no direct bus from the airport (FNC) to Ponta do Sol. However, you could take the Aerobus from the airport to Mercado, and then the 142 line to Ponta do Sol. Outsite is a 2 minute walk away from the bus stop. This trip takes approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes.

Parking

Outsite does not provide parking in Madeira. However, there is a 24/7 paid public parking lot just one minute away. It costs 20 cents every 15 minutes and it's free after 7 PM. The parking lot is open for payment Monday - Friday from 8 AM to 7 PM and Saturday from 8 AM to 1 PM.

Getting Around

Exploring Madeira on Foot

Ponta do Sol is fairly walkable, with cafes and a coworking space close by, and the beach just a minute away. However, to venture out of Ponta do Sol, it is helpful to have a car or scooter. Check out Myscootermadeira, located in Ponta do Sol. They offer scooter rentals at competitive prices.

Local Perks

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Groceries

7 minutes away by car, you'll find a Mercearia do Pita.

Nearest Bank

There’s a Multibanco a 7-minute drive away.

Mail and Packages

You can send mail and packages to the following address, but please be present when your mail is delivered.

Rua Dr. João Augusto Teixeira
9360-215 Ponta do Sol, Madeira

Laundry & Cleaning

There is a washer and dryer on site. Laundry detergent is complimentary

Communal areas are professionally cleaned three times per week Monday - Friday.

We offer one complimentary room cleaning on stays of 14 days or more and one complimentary room cleaning every 14 days for longer stays. Extra room cleanings costs €30

Food & Drink

There is a fully equipped kitchen ready for use, complete with filtered water, organic tea, coffee, and sugar.

Boards, Bikes & Fitness

Extras

Contact Info

Reservations Team

For extensions or general enquiries, please email reservations@outsite.co.
To add an extra guest to your reservation, it is $15 per night in locations outside of Europe, and €13 per night for locations in Europe. There is a 2-night minimum stay for extra guests. Please email the Reservations Team to register your guest ahead of time.

Community Manager

Outsite Community Managers are your local host during your stay. They’re there to share local recommendations and answer questions you have about the Space.

Outsite Madeira Community Manager

Elisa // elisa@outsite.co // +351 966 396 363


Emergency Information

Emergency Contact Details

Police: 112

Fire: 112

Ambulance: 112

Nearest Hospital

Hospital Particular da Madeira

Av. Mário Soares nº143, 9000-783 Funchal, Portugal

Phone Number:
+351291003300

Community & Membership

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Code of Conduct

To make sure our Spaces are safe, comfortable, and productive for everyone, we ask all our Members to follow our Code of Conduct.

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