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Hotel The Cliff Bay

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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West Yorkshire
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Once again, have enjoyed a super holiday, one of the best breakfasts in Madeira. The breakfast staff in the Rose Garden are outstanding, managed effectively by Ana. Also some of the reception staff are to be commended, Carla in particular was always thorough and caring, sadly some reception staff need to demonstrate a little more warmth. Room service is generally...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The best hotel I have ever stayed in. Read the more discerning reviews and you will not go far wrong. I pushed the boat out and booked a "superior" room overlooking Funchal harbour. It was a great treat, as was breakfast in the Il Gallo restaurant. All staff friendly and helpful. Facilities excellent. Any concerns dealt with speedily. Trips and...

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Room was first class with a harbour view.Sun in the morning on the balcony from early on,idea for a relaxing start to the day. Pool areas excellent and staff were very attentive.Sea water one on lower level was great for cooling down after some sunbathing. Spa was also first class and we had a few massages. The girls were very...

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Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

an absolutely fantastic hotel all the staff were very friendly and polite the setting and views are excellent would recommend coming here, very clean and food was excellent ( we were B and B ) a short walk away is the town of funchal where there are an abundance of really nice reasonably priced restaurants and not forgetting the cable...

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Turku, Finland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

High quality service, friendly staff. Excellent hotel to stay! All the time you felt like taking care of. Room was steady always. Breakfast was very good. Hotel management has done really much work to create feeling that customer is welcome. Really nothing to complain.

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Zagreb, Croatia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very nice, relaxing, cosy, elegant.... Perfect size, not small, but not too big. Not cheap, but not too expensive Excelent location, near to a high quality restaurents, like Lareira Portugesa. Sea water swiming pool and direct access to the Ocean. Simply, the best in Madeira...

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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is one of the best we've ever stayed in. We had room 605 which had a balcony and sea view which overlooked the marina.The choice for breakfast was unbelievable with more or less anything you could think of. available. Egg station doing eggs any way you chose. Pancakes,waffles,the list is endless.The rooms were spotlessly clean and all toiletries...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our first time staying in Madeira - specifically to experience the Flower Festival. The Cliff Bay is a very classy hotel - it was recommended by friends and I have no complaints. The facilities are extensive with direct access to the sea. Funchal town is an easy walk down, taking around 30mins.Walking back takes a little longer but...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a really lovely hotel, It was the 2nd time of visiting. The rooms are large and clean although we did have to ask on 2 occasions for dirty plates to be removed and also we were only left with one glass. The sunbathing areas are a treat. Sometime we felt that the reception desk could have given us...

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from our first visit to Madeira. After much research we booked to stay at The Cliff Bay. We are critical travellers and probably for the first time in many many years of journeying around the world had no complaints at all about anything! Our stay at the Cliff Bay was perfect. The management and staff are...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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The Atlantic Ocean stretches as far as the eye can see at the foot of The Cliff Bay which is perched on the top of a natural promontory. The hotel is surrounded by gardens with innumerable secluded corners and centenary palm trees extending to the very edge of the cliff face. The panorama is completed by a magnificent view over the bay of Funchal to the left of the hotel.The most influential restaurant guide in the world, the Michelin Guide, has awarded a star to Il Gallo d'Oro, The Cliff Bay's gourmet restaurant run by Chef Benoît Sinthon. This is Madeira's first and only star ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel The Cliff Bay

Address: Estrada Monumental, 147, Funchal, Madeira 9004-532, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: $245 - $495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel The Cliff Bay 5*
Number of rooms: 200
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Also Known As:
The Cliff Bay - Porto Bay Hotel Funchal
Cliff Bay Porto Funchal
Cliff Bay Hotel Funchal
Cliff Bay Hotel Madeira
Hotel The Cliff Bay Madeira/Funchal, Portugal
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Funchal
#1 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#2 Family Hotel in Funchal
#3 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
#3 Business Hotel in Funchal
#4 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
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“If you appreciate a balcony with superb views, a superior harbour view is wonderful and worth the extra cost.”
Moctezuma542, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for either harbour or sea view room”
williamrD9865BD, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Sea view is must!”
Jaralx3, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Best views are in higher up rooms facing the harbour”
NeilD450, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Top floor Funchal view rooms face East and catch the early morning sun. In the evening/night the lights of Funchal are delightful.”
558domus, 17 May 2017 | Read review
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