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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Madeira was beautiful and one of the best places I have ever been too. I came with my fiancé Debbie at the very end of October 2016. The holiday was great and the hotel was the icing on the cake - very good staff but one outstanding receptionist - Barbara. Never met anyone so friendly, knowledgeable, extremely patient and helpful....

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Caistor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel in November with some trepidation having seen some of the other reviews. However, it is one of the best value for money places we have ever stayed. I will say that if you want luxury and vast open spaces and bright spacious foyers etc. look elsewhere. The hotel is one of three next to each...

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Buckie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Dorisol Bugenville could be done with a serious overhaul. The dinning room roof tiles leave a lot to be desired lots of water stains from leaks. The rooms require an upgrade, some of the floor panels moved, the roof on the balcony had around 1.5 mtr section of paint bubbled off. Externally the railings on the balconies have rusted...

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Filipa T, Diretor de vendas at Dorisol Buganvilia, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our Hotel Buganvilia. Your comments have been passed on to the appropriate departmentd for imediate improvement. We hope to welcome you back in the near future!

Warrington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel tired as per previous reviews - but clean - we only paid just under 200 pounds each for bed and breakfast so can't moan - breakfast repetitive but plenty of choice - lots of restaurants nearby and all reasonably priced - would definitely stay here again - the location was just right

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Filipa T, Diretor de vendas at Dorisol Buganvilia, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review of our Hotel Buganvilia! We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at one of the sister hotels many times before but this time we decided to stay here instead, a bit further downhill than Mimosa and Estrelícia. The room was as expected, shower and kitchenette fully working and the breakfast buffet had a decent choice of all we needed. Given the price per night, we never expected more...

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Filipa T, Diretor de vendas at Dorisol Buganvilia, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review of our Hotel Buganvilia! We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Buganvillia for two weeks in October. Staff throughout the hotel are very friendly and welcoming. Rooms are basic but clean and comfortable,providing a small kitchen area with fridge microwave and two electric cooking rings, there is also a T.V with a good range of channels. Breakfast is served in the Mermaid restaurant and...

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Filipa T, Diretor de vendas at Dorisol Buganvilia, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review of our Hotel Buganvilia! We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back in the near future!

Mount Albert
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Hotel Buganvilia is part of a chain of four Dorisol Hotels in Madeira. (The other three are Hotel Mimosa and Hotel EstreIicia and Hotel Florasol). Buganvilia is an older facility with an overall 3.5 star rating. A number of the hotel's facilities could be rated 4 stars (more on this later). Barbara, one of the hotel receptionists, was very welcoming...

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Filipa T, Diretor de vendas at Dorisol Buganvilia, responded to this review

Thank you for your extensive review of our Hotel Buganvilia. We are pleased to note that you were happy with the room and facilities provided. Our chef tries hard to please many nationalities, but your comments will be passed on to the appropriate department for imediate inprovement. We hope to welcome you back in the near future!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

BAD Wifi was only accessible in Small Lounge Area under Stairs and in small reading room. Even still its not very stable and disconnects regularly. Although okay for simple normal browsing but cant do heavy duty stuff. Rooms are outdated. Saw a small lizard in our room. And Floor is not neat and clean. GOOD Location is very good.All the...

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Filipa T, Diretor de vendas at Dorisol Buganvilia, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our Hotel Buganvilia! We try our best to please our guests and are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back in the near future!

Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my friend liked the room, the pool outside and inside. Should been wifi in the room, but you have to go down to the living room. Great location, because you have restaurants and shopping center near by.

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Filipa T, Diretor de vendas at Dorisol Buganvilia, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review of our Hotel Dorisol Buganvilia. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back in the near future!

Birmingham,England
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Most TA's review of this hotel is spot on. Quickly, the facts. We paid £470 with Thomsons for a week here B and B, that's all in including 20 kgs luggage allowance, transfers, flights the lot for me and the wife. We looked at going at the end of July and were quoted a price of over a £1000 then...

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Filipa T, Diretor de vendas at Dorisol Buganvilia, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a comprehensive review of our hotel and our Island! We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back in the near future.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel located close to the promenade. Offers facilities like indoor and outdoor pools, tennis court, spa and wifi. Studio apartments with balcony and kitchenette. Shuttle bus to city center. Restaurante/bar open untill 2 am. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dorisol Buganvilia

Address: Rua Casa Branca 98, Funchal, Madeira 9004-535, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: $52 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dorisol Buganvilia 3*
Number of rooms: 107
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Also Known As:
Dorisol Buganvilia Funchal
Dorisol Buganvilia Madeira/Funchal
Hotel Style:
#28 Spa Hotel in Funchal
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“Restaurants near the hotel are amazing”
 of 5 bubbles craddings, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for high floor away from stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnGray9, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors provide nice views of Funchal and shorelines. Our 10th floor was perfect.”
  • Fitness Centre - Clean & Spacious
  • Views change dramatically with weather and time of day
  • Gorgeous views!
 of 5 bubbles CruisersRus, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 6th floor are better”
 of 5 bubbles Agatha1915, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a high floor.Great views.”
 of 5 bubbles johnjuneharrold, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
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