The hotel has the largest heated salt water 1000 m2 outdoor swimming pool on the island. You can also find a children's salt water outdoor swimming pool, entertainment and games lounge, gymnasium, sauna, jacuzzi, massage parlour, Turkish bath, jet stream Indoor pool and a 120 capacity underground car park. (08/08 DDS)
The hotel is ideal for people wanting to relax and get away from it all as well as the visiting golfer, as it is favourably placed adjacent to the par 71 championship Palheiro Golf Course. Guests staying here have access to a number of facilities and activities such as free entrance to the Palheiro Gardens, Sauna (no charge), steam room (no charge), aromatherapy and lymphatic drainage massage, a heated (23º) outdoor swimming-pool (16x8m), badminton, croquet, table tennis, billiards, card table, board games and an all weather tennis court (floodlit). The hotel also offers a free shuttle service into Funchal, for those wishing to explore the town. (DDS 07/08)
There are diverse activities in this breathtaking complex such as Fitness centre, Fishing, Turkish bath, Sauna, Jacuzzi, Library, promenades and the beauty Spa which offers you a range of innovative relaxation methods, massages and treatments. With the city centre at 10 mins away this is the dream hotel for one to enjoy a marvelous break. DDS 01/08
The Sea Level Platform, the biggest on the Island, offers four salted water swimming pools (2 for adults and 2 for children) as well as private and direct access to the Ocean, restaurant, bar, multi-activity court and Kidspree vacation club. For those who look for a sport experience, the CS Madeira Atlantic Resort & Sea SPA has at your disposal a 24 hour open gym, 1 floodlight tennis court, 2 squash court, tennis table, volleyball, basketball, badminton as well as an Aqua Area with indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and Turkish bath, all with free access to the guests.The seaside Atlantic Club -Sea SPA guarantees sensory journeys or, at least, relaxing experiences assured by the animated Talassotherapy swimming pool, the 14 treatment rooms (one exterior) and the magnificent views to the Ocean from all spa areas. DDS 06/10
In addition to the 8 conference rooms, which can seat up to 790 people, the Tivoli Ocean Park has a wide range of leisure activities - Spa (Thalassothy's), 3 swimming pools, squash courts, gymnasium, several bars, a disco and a kids’ club with activities every day. (AB06/07)
The hotel is surrounded by magnificent gardens and is just 100 metres from the Casino. The complex also possesses a magnificent swimming pool area where you will be able to soak up the Madeira sun. Other facilities and services include a gym, tennis courts, hairdresser and several boutiques. (08/08 DDS)
Generous space and pared-down sophistication are the trademarks of this superb new property, which takes its name from the local vines used to make the island's world-famous Madeira wine. Interiors reflect the unique vision of award-winning Portuguese designer Nini Andrade Silva, whose 79 rooms and suites offer the perfect blend of top-of-the-line amenities, high-tech facilities and in some cases, breathtaking views over the city or harbour. The Vine succeeds in combining luxurious surroundings with personalised service and outstanding hospitality , ideal both for guests travelling on business and those visiting for pleasure. Hotel social life, meanwhile, revolves around a lobby lounge offering all-day dining, a heated rooftop swimming pool, a roof top jacuzzi and open-air bar , aptly named 360 for its spectacular views - and a gourmet rooftop restaurant with panoramic views the 'UVA'.Highly recommended DDS 05/09.
The Cliff Bay Hotel is a magnificent 5-star hotel located on the top of a spectacular cliff with breathtaking views over the Atlantic Ocean. The hotel has a privileged location on the Bay of Funchal. It is placed among blossoming sub-tropical gardens and has a direct access to the beach. The hotel features first-class accommodation, a large pool overlooking the sea, an award-winning restaurant and extensive spa facilities. The Cliff Bay Hotel is the best choice for an unforgettable holiday.
The environmentally friendly hotel features 97 lodgings over 4 floors, with studios, apartments and bungalows designed incorporating the art of Feng Shui. There is an impressive foyer with a 24-hour reception desk, a safe, a currency exchange desk and a lift. Guests are offered a caf�, a supermarket, a health spa, a hairdresser's salon, a bar, a games room, Internet access, conference facilities and an � la carte restaurant. A laundry service and bicycle hire round off the services offered. Parking is also available for those arriving by car.
THE PROPERTY RECEIVED A CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE BY TRIP ADVISOR (SEPT 1O) for great reviews of guests. Most of the rooms are sea views and offer the commodity guests would except from a luxury hotel in an obtrusive and relaxed manner. The sports and leisure facilities include two large heated swimming pools (one sea water outdoor and one fresh water indoor pool), Spa centre including five treatments rooms, luxurious indoor active swimming pool with multiple jet streams, sauna, Turkish bath, aroma therapy, relaxation and gymnasium. Animation program is also available (seasonal). Internet also available.DDS 10/10.
Modern and agreable premises, well equipped to offer all the comfort, as well as personalized services to the visitor. All details have been arranged to make the visitor feel at home, amongst the best nature has to offer.
Facilities include a large heated swimming pool, fitness room, jacuzzi and sauna (for a fee), snooker, darts and table tennis (also free) and a games room with cards and table games. A variety of entertainment is on offer such as folk dancing (1 x week) and pianist (6 x weeks) and theme nights. Facilities within the complex include car parking, fax, laundry service, wake up call, room service and baby sitting (upon request).(DDS 06/08)
The hotel has a pleasant restaurant, cosy bar, an outside swimming pool with sun loungers and a poolside bar, laundry service, pool table, library and reading lounge, free internet access, garage, conference facilities, 24 hour reception and all manned by friendly staff. DDS 07/09
VILA GAL E SANTA CRUZ HOTEL HOLIDAYS IN MADEIRA OVERLOOKING THE SEA- Since its launch in 2006 the Vila Gale Santa Cruz Hotel is your hotel of choice for a holiday in Madeira. Only 5 minutes away from Funchal International Airport the Santa Cruz Hotel is a top-quality 4-star hotel where you only have the sea for a vista. Its inevitavel Pasta Lounge restaurant offers a menu featuring only the best pastas and Italian sauces. The rooms of the Santa Cruz Hotel are fitted with LCD screen TVs DVD player and wireless Internet connection ensuring your comfort while spending a holiday in Madeira. Outside features include pools for adults and younger ones a Children Club a Satsanga SPA with a with Fitness Room a Jacuzzi a Turkish bath or Roman hot spring among other options. The unique ambience of the Santa Cruz Hotel is the result of contemporary d Ecor and bold architecture and is a veritable symbol of our modern day and age. At the Santa Cruz Hotel you are sure to have a wonderful time or rest while contemplating the sea plus you can discover every spot around the island and every detail that will make it an unforgettable holiday in Madeira at the same time.
Guests are offered quality services which are available 24 hours a day. A breakfast-room, with a great panoramic view, a bar, a business center and two spaces with free wireless Internet access are some of the advantages that guests can enjoy. In the surrounding areas of Albergaria the guests can easily find restaurants, commercial centers, transportation links and other services. DDS 01/09
The resort operates a free bus service to Funchal, six times a day. Also offers a bar/lounge, a poolside bar, and massage and treatment rooms. The property has a 24-hour front desk. Onsite parking is complimentary. DDS 04/10
The hotel offers a variety of services and facilities such as: a cocktail bar, a snooker bar, a pool bar, a coffee shop, two outdoor heated swimming pools (one a children pool) overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, a conference Room for up to 400 people, a billiard room, table tennis, a beautician and hairdressing salon, a fully equipped fitness center, a jacuzzi, a sauna and a squash court. The promenade features some of the top bars and restaurants in town. (DDS 06/08)
The hotel offers the following facilities and services: covered car parking, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, sauna and turkish steam bath, fitness room, 4 conference rooms, boutique. There are also kayaks, catamarans and windsurfing boards for hire. (DDS 06/08)
The hotel offers a variety of sports including a swimming pool and a separate children's pool, a tennis court, volleyball, badminton, bowls and archery (all equipment is available from reception). A multi-lingual diving instructor is based in the hotel and offers lessons and diving sessions to guests and is affiliated to international diving organizations such as PADI, SSI, PDIC, BSAC and IDD. (DDS 06/08)
The hotel offers a nice sized swimming pool, which is heated in winter. This place is ideal for those that want to discover other parts of the Island and want to stay in comfort. Hiring a car is a definite advantage. (DDS 08/08)
In just a 5-minute walk you will reach shopping centres, lovely pedestrian boulevards lined with Jacaranda trees, the seafront promenade, municipal gardens and a large number of restaurants to please all palates. The hotel offers a WiFi zone free of charge, computers with internet access for an extra fee. The outdoor swimming pool is heated and there is also a smaller heated swimming pool for children. The SPA area includes an indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Rasul treatment, hairdresser, beauty centre and massage area. All those services are subject to an extra fee except for guests staying in the Superior rooms. Recommended. DDS 06/09
There is a bar located in the reception area, which offers clients beside a nice and relaxing atmosphere, a weekly live entertainment. Cocktail Demonstration every Monday. The pool bar is located on the 4 floor, where you can order anything from a single espresso to a light snack . The hotel has a proper gymnasium located on the third floor. Free aerobic classes are available but need to be reserved in the gymnasium front desk. (AB06/07)
The hotel has a large outdoor swimmingpool with heated sea water as well as a heated indoor pool. You can also find sunbeds and a snackbar if you wish to have a refreshment or a light snack. There is a pool and a play area for children as well. For those that are keen on golf there is a golf training net. (DDS 09/08)
The hotel has a rather large beautiful garden where one can relax and enjoy a book perhaps. The snack bar with terrace near the pool, two swimming pools (one heated), two paddling pools for children, a sun-terrace, gymnasium, sauna, massage and games room are also services available in the property. The golf enthusiast will be able to find a putting green and a practice net located in the hotels' beautifully landscaped gardens. Conference and meeting facilities are also available. (DDS 02/10)
Due to its elevated position on the western side of town, this hotel offers spectacular views. This hotel offers guests a wide range of facilities and services such as one heated outdoor swimming pool, one heated indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, turkish bath, gym, tennis court, squash court, billiards and 2 meeting rooms. (DDS 06/08)
Decorated throughout all areas in a pleasant contemporary style with an accentuation on vivid colours and modernistic shapes, combined with the intimate ambiance of a small hotel and an attentive service. It possesses a fantastic pool area, pool bar, heated indoor pool, heated outdoor pool, Turkish bath, fully equipped gym and a sun deck The parking is available at an extra fee. Other services include laundry and dry cleaning service, courtesy bus to city centre, Baby-sitting service (on request), Green-fee discounts: 30% at Santo da Serra Golf Club and 20% at Palheiro Golf Club. (DDS 02/10)
The complex comprises of a large heated seawater swimming pool with an adjacent pool for children, health club with sauna and a squash court, snooker and weekly entertainment program. Theme nights with animation included will be arranged during the stay. Facilities and services consist of car parking, car hire, laundry and dry cleaning service and direct and private sea access. Limousine or taxi transfer can be arranged upon request. Nearby the hotel several activities can be found such as mountain biking, golf courses, big game fishing, jeep safari, horse back riding, hiking, canoeing, hunting, whale and dolphin spotting, helicopter rides and guided tours. DDS 02/09
Other facilities in hotel include a indoor swimming pool and health area. A 5-minute trip in the cable car will take you down to the sea where you can enjoy a spectacular view. The area is excellent for hikes and scenic walks among the mountains, lakes and waterfalls. DDS 07/09