This comfortably furnished hotel was opened in 2003 and the 198 rooms are located over 5 floors. Guests are welcomed into the lobby area with 24-hour reception service, currency exchange desk and lift. Facilities on offer include 4 bars, lounge areas and 4 restaurants. All the restaurants are air-conditioned and 3 offer an à la carte menu. Guests have access to all the facilities in the Vila Porto Mare resort. Furthermore, there are 4 conference rooms, an Internet terminal, laundry and medical services as well as a kids club, a play area, a car park and a garage. The hotel also owns its own charming garden, where guests are invited to while away the hours.
This hotel is well located, with links to the public transport just 200 m from the hotel. From this bus stop, a regular shuttle bus operates from Monday to Friday. Surrounding the hotel is the lively tourist area of Funchal and a saltwater swimming pool and shopping centre are in its immediate vicinity. The immediate vicinity offers a vast array of shopping facilities as well as numerous restaurants, various bars, pubs, cafes and many other entertainment facilities. A nightclub is also situated just 1 km away. The nearest bus stop lies around 200 m away. From here guests are able to catch the shuttle bus every day of the week which runs between the hotel and the city centre which lies around 3 km away. The airport is around 21 km.
The comfortable rooms come with an en suite bathroom with hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, cable TV, a minibar, a kettle, air conditioning, a sitting area and central heating as well as a hire safe. A cot can also be provided on request at no extra cost. The tasteful rooms additionally feature a balcony/terrace (some with sea/pool/garden views).
Guests are offered an indoor pool with 2 heated swimming pools as well as a pool with children's pools in the garden area. Two snack bars are offered and the grounds also include a beautiful sun terrace with sun loungers and bathing towels (parasols at an additional cost). A Jacuzzi as well as a sauna, steam room and massage service (additional costs apply) may provide some relaxation. A well-equipped spa area provides treatments at an additional charge. Sports enthusiasts have the opportunity to play tennis, squash, aerobics (extra charges apply), table tennis, minigolf and golf (extra charges apply, on a course located around 2 km away) as well as make use of the gym. A seasonal entertainment programme for adults rounds up the offers.
Guests may select their breakfast and evening meal from the ample buffets; Lunch and evening meals may also be selected from the à la carte menu or chosen from the set menu. Special dietary requirements as well as individual-specific dishes may be prepared.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
When leaving the airport, take the motorway towards Funchal. Continue until reaching HOSPITAL/ FUNCHAL exit. When reaching the roundabout, take the 2nd exit. Go straight down and turn right on the traffic lights. Continue straight ahead until you get to a kind of a roundabout, then take the left lane and take the exit on the left side of a bank called Caixa Geral de Depósitos. The hotel is about 100m away on the left side.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV