The Marina


Porto de Recreio da Calheta, located in Calheta Village, Madeira Island, is the harbor of shelter in the most western part of the island. With a team ready to accompany and help, you will always feel at home.

With more than 300 days of sun exposure, it is a place of excellence for the development of activities related to the sea, with the calm and tranquility that the West Zone of the island of Madeira provides.

Next to an artificial sand beach that becomes an ideal complement all year round, the Porto de Recreio da Calheta is an enterprise of excellence for your stay.


Technical information


The entrance in the Porto de Recreio is made between two spurs, both equipped with illumination for night navigation. The navigation should be done following in the center of the channel between the jetty and counterjetty, also these equipped with illumination.

The communications must be made through the 16vhf channel.

Reception time is from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The hours of the assistants are from 8am to 8pm.



Our Services

  • Mooring stations

    We offer 337 berths for boats between 6 and 25 meters and 40 more places for water scooters.

  • Fuel

    Porto de Recreio da Calheta has a fuel station with capacity for 16,000 liters.

  • Repair of small vessels

    Count on a zone prepared for the repair of small boats. There are 5 places for parking on land with access to water and electricity.

  • Rampa Varadouro

    The existing ramp in the recreation port of Calheta is available for customers to wade and spread their boats.

  • Crane

    We offer a Crane with capacity for 2 tons that to be used should be requested in the reception of the Marina.

  • Dirty water pump

    Porto de Recreio da Calheta is prepared to receive the dirty waters of the boats, having for this a pump-out pump .

  • Oil Collection

    Located next to the waste house there are two drums for the collection of hydraulic oils from the vessels. Use is exclusive to customers.

  • Shopping area

    The development has commercial support / leisure areas, such as restaurants, ice cream shop, sale of nautical items, tourism companies.

  • Car park with washing

    We offer a covered park with 330 places. The park is equipped with two car wash box. The car park is open 24 hours.