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Having read great reviews we decided to book an excursion with 'Taxi Calheta'. Ernesto was very... read more

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Nick A
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Fantastic Taxi Service

We used Ernesto a few times during our stay including a tour around the west of the... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
dcandh
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We are a small taxi company located in Calheta (between the south and the western end of the island) dedicated mainly to transport tourists, with a big goal - the satisfaction of our customers.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Arco da Calheta, Calheta, Madeira 9370-702, Portugal
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+351 965 065 985
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Reviewed yesterday

Having read great reviews we decided to book an excursion with 'Taxi Calheta'. Ernesto was very helpful via email to give us the best choice. On the day Gregory arrived promptly at our hotel and proposed the itinerary for the trip. Gregory was a fantastic...More

Thank Nick A
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We used Ernesto a few times during our stay including a tour around the west of the island. Ernesto is a superstar; prices are good, taxi is perfect and Ernesto is a pleasure to be around. Would recommend Calheta Taxis and if you can get...More

Thank dcandh
Ernesto S, Gerente at Taxi Calheta, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

thank you (obrigado)

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We made a wholeday tour with Paulo Ribeiro and it was amazing! He showed us a lot of beautiful things and told us a bit about everything we saw. He was also a very safe driver and was always looking out for our safety! It...More

4  Thank anjavanaggelen
Ernesto S, Gerente at Taxi Calheta, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

thank you (obrigado)

Reviewed June 24, 2018

If you decide not to hire a car if it is your first visit to Madeira, I would recommend Ernesto as your taxi driver. His service was excellent and I'd say his prices were reasonable. If you want to visit certain places, they can give...More

1  Thank Samra2011
Ernesto S, Gerente at Taxi Calheta, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

thank you (obrigado)

Reviewed March 4, 2018

Very easy to arrange and paid 40 euros return from outside our hotel Calheta Beach, well worth it as there are no buses up to there.

Thank tobyleek
Ernesto S, Gerente at Taxi Calheta, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

thank you (obrigado)

Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

You have to know them if you stay in Calheta! They are very fast, when you call them, it will take 10 minutes for them arrive to your house!

1  Thank Michael G
Ernesto S, Gerente at Taxi Calheta, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

thank you (obrigado)

Reviewed November 22, 2017

My wife and I had a great tour with Gregory arranged through the tourist place in Calheta opposite the Savoy Hotel. We travelled around the south side of the island in a minibus containing eight persons all English speaking. Gregory was a very good guide...More

Thank RJ682015
Ernesto S, Gerente at Taxi Calheta, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2017

thank you (obrigado)

Reviewed October 26, 2017

My husband, myself and our three girls had a fantastic tour with Ernesto. He collected us from our holiday house in Arco de Calheta at 9.30 and showed us the route on a map before heading off in a very comfortable 8 seater vehicle. On...More

2  Thank UKAli99
Ernesto S, Gerente at Taxi Calheta, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2017

thank you (obrigado)

Reviewed September 7, 2017

Professional and reliable . Took us to Funchal and collected at a pre arranged time punctually . Very informative driver gave us almost a mini tour both ways and arranged for his colleague to collect us and take us to a restaurant that had been...More

Thank jules167
Ernesto S, Gerente at Taxi Calheta, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2017

thank you (obrigado)

Reviewed August 5, 2017

We were lucky enough to be shown around the Island by Gregory (excuse my spelling if its wrong) and it was a real eye opener of a trip. We had been on the coast by Calheta for the duration of our 7 days and looking...More

Thank Mark F
Ernesto S, Gerente at Taxi Calheta, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

thank you ! (Obrigado)

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Anna J
June 21, 2017|
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Response from Ernesto S | Property representative |
Hello, do you want a tour or a direct trip to Porto Moniz? Ernesto Sousa
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Lisa H
January 8, 2017|
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Response from Ernesto S | Property representative |
Hi, my contact, Ernesto.bonito@sapo.pt tem 00351 965065985
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January 17, 2016|
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Response from Barry H | Reviewed this property |
I am not a Taxi operator, however they do run into Funchal, but if you use their service it's not cheap. We did use a Taxi once or twice, but in the end decided to hire a car. It wasn't necessarily cheaper, but much more... More
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