Activities & Services

Being active while resting...

Beyond its idyllic scenery, delightful breakfast, and rich history, Quinta da Saraiva offers guests a wide range of activities to best enjoy the property and its surroundings.





Pick the grapes

The grape harvest is one of the oldest traditions of Quinta da Saraiva. In this fantastic experience, you will go through all the steps to make the delicious Madeira wine. Shall we get to work? • Grape Harvest • Grape Squeezing • Workshop on Madeira Grapes • Workshop and tasting of Madeira Wine • Lunch at the Quinta



For sustainability reasons, if you want the pool to be heated, ask our team and we’ll be happy to fulfil your request.


(max 4 people)




Paint the Valley of Câmara de Lobos

Do you love our view as much as we do? Fortunately, we have it every day. Unfortunately for you, it is associated with your stay at Quinta da Saraiva. However, don’t worry! You can paint your own version of the Valley to take home. We provide the easel, canvas, paints and all the necessary materials for our most creative guests! Ask at the reception.

Spirit Tasting

Join us and come discover our wide range of spirits. As a complement to this experience, we offer a cigar that should be enjoyed with a beautiful sunset.

Wine Tasting Madeira

Would you like to know more about Madeira wine? Do you want to impress your friends at home with your new knowledge of fortified wine? You’re in the right place! Ask at reception to do your own Madeira wine tasting with our “José Diniz” wine – we proudly produce and offer the 4 different types of Madeira wine. We recommend complementing your tasting with a visit to the Madeira Wine Museum in Funchal.

Sunset Picnic

It’s time to say goodbye to another day and the best place to do this is at Ponta de Sol. Come and watch what many consider to be the most beautiful sunset. Transfer from Quinta da Saraiva to Ponta de Sol and back, plus a picnic basket included.

Sunrise Picnic

At the peak of Areeiro, at 1818 meters above sea level, over a sea of clouds, we can witness the best sunrise in the world! You can admire this picture of colors live. Transfer from Quinta da Saraiva to Pico do Areeiro and back to Quinta da Saraiva. Picnic basket included.

Poncha Workshop is a gathering of people to learn about and practice the traditional Portuguese drink, Poncha.

Experiences are the most beautiful memories and that is why we created our Poncha WorkShop. Join our team to make the most popular drink among Madeirans, in the usual place. • Poncha WorkShop • 1 Poncha • Participation Diploma

Return to the city.

Let’s explore? Let’s go together to Funchal to discover the cultural roots and taste some of the most important products of Madeiran gastronomy. • Visit to the Market of the Farmers (Fish, Fruits and Flowers) • Visit and Tasting of Pastry at Santo António Factory. • Typical Madeiran Lunch (Meat or Fish) • Traditional Madeiran Poncha • Visit to the Historic Center of Funchal • Visit to the Botanical Garden of Funchal • Visit to the Madeira Wine Caves

Pick the grapes

Grape harvesting is one of the oldest traditions of Quinta da Saraiva. In this fantastic experience, you will go through all the steps to make the delicious Madeira wine. Shall we get to work? • Grape Harvesting • Grape Pressing • Workshop on Madeiran Grapes • Workshop and Wine Tasting of Madeira Wine • Lunch at the Quinta

Carried by the Heart of the Island

The levadas are one of the main attractions on our fantastic island, they have been around for hundreds of years and are used to carry water from north to south. Nowadays, in addition to continuing to do their initial job, they also serve as a track for those who like to venture and discover breathtaking landscapes. Contact us so we can advise you on the levada that best suits your expectations. • Hotel Departure Transfer • Hotel Return Transfer

of the FlowerThis phrase translates to "Festival of the Flower" in English.

It is no secret to anyone that our island has flowers of all colors, smells and shapes. The Flower Festival is one of the biggest tourist attractions and undoubtedly an experience not to be missed. Come with us to see a festival where nature and people become one. • Hotel Departure Transfer • Hotel Return Transfer • VIP Place on the Main Bench

Carnival Festival

Cheerful greetings, dancing, music and lots of joy is how the Madeiran Carnival is characterized. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience the happiest day of the year. • Hotel departure transfer • Return transfer to the Hotel • VIP seat in the stands

Airport Transfer

.Don’t start your dream vacation with stress. We can arrange your private airport transfer to our hotel. At the end of your stay, we would be happy to help with the transfer back to the airport as well.

Canyoning is an outdoor activity that involves descending a canyon or gorge using a variety of techniques such as rappelling, sliding, jumping, and swimming.

For those who like adrenaline, nature and fun, canyoning is the best option. Come and discover the greenest side of our island in the most adrenaline-filled way possible. We have various levels of difficulty.

relaxantesRelaxing Massages

After a day of sightseeing, nothing is better than a fantastic massage to relax. Our masseur has several options for you according to your needs. Contact us for more information.

Boat Trip Dolphins and Whales

Venture out into our sea to discover the countless species of cetaceans that live in our waters. We guarantee some sightings otherwise a new trip is rescheduled for free.

Private Boat Tour

Have you ever wanted to sail around Madeira on your own terms, without worrying about the hassle of organizing the trip? Contact reception to find out more about our excellent half-day or full-day tours, including a captain, snacks, drinks and lunch (only for the full-day tour).

Car Rental

A vehicle is essential to discover our fantastic island. We have several options available to you with insurance included. Get in touch with us to find out more.