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Porto Santa Maria Hotel

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for a week in the hotel and it was wonderful. We were 30 minutes early for check in and they gave us a meal voucher to use for lunch at the pool bar. The rooms were exceptionally clean , good size and are being redecorated . We got room 256 which was on the side of the hotel...

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Dunblane, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our second visit and every bit as good as the first visit - location is everything - the only hotel with views over the sea but in the heart of the city. Lots of local resturants close by catering for every taste, as is the cable car. Facilities good, staff great, food good. What more is there to say

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Congleton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the fourth time we have stayed at the Santa Maria. It is extremely friendly. You get a very warm welcome on arrival. This is an adults only hotel. We always opt for a sea view room, we have been lucky to have the same room on several occasions. They are well equipped, with a useful kitchenette. Everywhere is...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our 5th visit to Porto Santa Maria and was not disappointed. The staff were as helpful as ever and provided everything we asked for. The hotel is in a perfect location close to many fabulous restaurants. Rooms are large and spotlessly clean and maintained., with a small kitchenette for the times that you just want a snack on...

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Smooth check-in, helpful staff, very clean rooms and public areas, lovely breakfasts, good pools and rooftop terrace. The reception desk were very helpful printing bus timetables out. Even better, due to airport closure we had to book 3 extra nights, just one phone call and all sorted, the staff were great. it's an excellent location close to the old town,...

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Tynemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As it was my first visit to Funchal, this hotel was perfect in so many ways. The room(117) was well appointed and overlooked the sea, the buffet breakfasts had an extensive choice, and the staff were all pleasant and helpful. As I was staying half-board, I did not make use of the kitchenette included, which had a hot-plate, fridge, plates,...

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Hampshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a pleasing stay at this hotel. It is very popular and it proved difficult to get a room to match our flights. The location is great if you want downtown Funchal in a quiet location. It is close to lots of restaurants, local transport, city centre and the cable car. The communal areas are spacious and comfortable. The...

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Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent hotel and the outstanding advantage for us was its location. It is situated in the heart of Old Funchal, close to the many excellent restaurants and a flat walk along the promenade to the many attractions that Funchal has to offer. We found the hotel spotlessly clean in all areas including our room which was well...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second stay at this hotel and find it suits us very well. The hotel is situated on the front only 10 minutes walk from the town, The rooms are clean and spacious although not all rooms give you a view of the cruise ships moorings. We haven't been lucky enough to get one on either visits. Situated...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Porto Santa Maria lies at the water's edge in the very heart of Funchal's old centre. Its close relationship to the sea, the outstanding and exclusive views over the harbour where the cruise ships dock, its picturesque surroundings and the unique flavours of its cuisine result in genuine urban tranquility. A congenial hotel offering 146 rooms, restaurant, bars, direct access to the promenade, outdoor pool, indoor pool, SPA, gym, parking...all in the heart of the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Porto Santa Maria Hotel

Address: Avenida Mar e Comunidades Madeirenses 50 | Porto Bay, Funchal, Madeira 9004-506, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: $198 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Porto Santa Maria Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 146
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Also Known As:
Porto Santa Maria Funchal
Porto Santa Maria Hotel Madeira/Funchal
Hotel Style:
#7 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#9 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
#9 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
#21 Family Hotel in Funchal
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“Second floor quiet, with sea facing and harbour views. Sun and partial shade on balcony in afternoon.”
 of 5 bubbles PatB25439, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a sea view .”
 of 5 bubbles 548pamb, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles andho43, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sea view if you can”
 of 5 bubbles nutkins47, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a high sea view room looking towards the cruise ship marina”
 of 5 bubbles anotherbroom38, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
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