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Hotel The Cliff Bay

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star Hotel
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...
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Location and contact
Estrada Monumental, 147, Funchal, Madeira 9004-532, Portugal
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15.2 km to Madeira Airport
78 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well this is truly a five star rating, richly deserved! Arrived here with my husband on the 30 June, our arrival was late, we were tired and desperate to get to our room. We were met by a lovely receptionist, who welcomed us with a...More

1  Thank Moira C
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed January 31, 2018

We have just returned from another great holiday at the Cliff Bay Hotel. Everything about this hotel is good - the facilities, rooms views food and staff are the best. Whenever we come back I have nothing bur praise for the whole holiday and this...More

16  Thank autumnview
Response from Guest R, The Cliff Bay Team at Hotel The Cliff BayResponded February 18, 2018

Good afternoon, Thank you for your comments and we hope to be able to see you again in the near future. Best regards,

Reviewed yesterday

This is a lovely hotel with very polite and attentive staff. Our room was very comfortable and a good size with a view out to sea and over to the harbour. The only major disappointment were the prices for meals and drinks in the hotel....More

4  Thank jha39
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have never came across so many positive reviews prior to booking a holiday, which in a funny sort of way made me a bit apprehensive. But having just come back from a week away at Cliff Bay with my partner and toddler I can confirm...More

4  Thank Scousekyle
Reviewed 5 days ago

We last visited the Cliff Bay Hotel 18 years ago and had fond memories of the huge room, great restaurants and good service we experienced. On this year's visit we actually began our week in the Porto Mare, which is also a good hotel, but...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Tennis Court
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$184 - US$382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Funchal
#2 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#3 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
#3 Business Hotel in Funchal
#4 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$184 - US$382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Funchal
#2 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#3 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
#3 Business Hotel in Funchal
#4 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Pool & Beach (221)
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trevor t
July 13, 2018|
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Response from paul s | Reviewed this property |
Agree with Trevor and Ken. Personally I preferred route along by Presidents Palace rather than straight down to the harbour
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wardybobs
July 6, 2018|
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Response from Ken B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there We had breakfast in gallo d’oro every day and I wore shorts. For dinner in hotel restaurant there is no formal dress code just no shorts for men Dining in Il Galo D’Oro some men wore jackets some including... More
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"Sea-view is at the back of hotel - a vista of the whole bay !"
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"ask for ocean and/or harbor views"
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"Best rooms are sea/ harbour facing from the 6 floor upwards"
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"There are various options - choose what suits you best!"
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