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Porto Santa Maria Hotel

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Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We first came to this hotel in June 2015 as a party of 8 all celebrating our 50th wedding anniversaries.This time as a single couple but the High standard was just the same. This time we booked for a week bed and breakfast so we could try some of the restaurants in the old town. We didn't have a bad...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great location on sea waters edge/old town.Wonderful Staff with first class team spirit.Roof Terrace was fantastic, as was the weather very good as always.Loads of sunbeds by outdoor, pool indoor pool just wonderful .Loved it cannot wait for next years return.

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warwickshire
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

due to high winds we were diverted to teneriffe for our first night. jet 2 holidays were very good sorting hotels for all on our flight. very relieved to arrive at funchal eventually . we enjoyed our stay... rooms quite spacious and beds comfortable. we had room 204 which had a nice sunny balcony with full sea view. we stayed...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for 2 weeks and it was our first time in Madeira. I felt we chose well as the hotel is in the perfect location. On the seafront with a flat walk to the harbour and easy walk into town. The staff are excellent and very committed to good customer service. The beds and pillows are very, very...

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Wheathampstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Comfortable room overlooked the sea and harbour. Sunny balcony. While the hotel was wheel chair friendly we found that the streets of Funchal with their pebbled surfaces were not. Because of steep slopes and steps wheel chairs were not allowed in the chair lift down to the Botanic Gardens from Monte, so need to take a taxi up from Funchal....

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Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel has the best location in Madeira. Out of the front door is the old pedestrianised​ part of town with 30+ very good restaurants within a 3 minute stroll. Out of the back is the promenade that goes all the way to the cruise terminal. The hotel has indoor and outdoor pools, a gym, good free WiFi etc. The...

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed for a week in the hotel and it was wonderful. We were 30 minutes early for check in and they gave us a meal voucher to use for lunch at the pool bar. The rooms were exceptionally clean , good size and are being redecorated . We got room 256 which was on the side of the hotel...

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Dunblane, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our second visit and every bit as good as the first visit - location is everything - the only hotel with views over the sea but in the heart of the city. Lots of local resturants close by catering for every taste, as is the cable car. Facilities good, staff great, food good. What more is there to say

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Congleton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is the fourth time we have stayed at the Santa Maria. It is extremely friendly. You get a very warm welcome on arrival. This is an adults only hotel. We always opt for a sea view room, we have been lucky to have the same room on several occasions. They are well equipped, with a useful kitchenette. Everywhere is...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our 5th visit to Porto Santa Maria and was not disappointed. The staff were as helpful as ever and provided everything we asked for. The hotel is in a perfect location close to many fabulous restaurants. Rooms are large and spotlessly clean and maintained., with a small kitchenette for the times that you just want a snack on...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Porto Santa Maria lies at the water's edge in the very heart of Funchal's old centre. Its close relationship to the sea, the outstanding and exclusive views over the harbour where the cruise ships dock, its picturesque surroundings and the unique flavours of its cuisine result in genuine urban tranquility. A congenial hotel offering 146 rooms, restaurant, bars, direct access to the promenade, outdoor pool, indoor pool, SPA, gym, parking...all in the heart of the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Porto Santa Maria Hotel

Address: Avenida Mar e Comunidades Madeirenses 50 | Porto Bay, Funchal, Madeira 9004-506, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: $203 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Porto Santa Maria Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 146
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Also Known As:
Porto Santa Maria Funchal
Porto Santa Maria Hotel Madeira/Funchal, Portugal
Hotel Style:
#8 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#9 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
#10 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
#21 Family Hotel in Funchal
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“Sea View and be on Cruise Ship Watch”
 of 5 bubbles trevorbishop, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“high floor with sea view . room 204 was very nice”
 of 5 bubbles bezken, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Second floor quiet, with sea facing and harbour views. Sun and partial shade on balcony in afternoon.”
 of 5 bubbles PatB25439, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a sea view .”
 of 5 bubbles 548pamb, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles andho43, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
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