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Orca Praia Hotel

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Overview
Estrada Monumental 335 Prainha do Arieiro, Funchal, Madeira 9000-236 Portugal See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
Reviews (476)
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All reviewscamara de lobospool beachguaranteed sea viewhotel runs a free buscourtesy bus to funchalsteep climbbus stophotel minibusthe local bus servicespeak several languagesno air conditioninghuge balconyrated hotelthe pool snack barmobility problemsquiet hotelcoat hangers
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Could not recommend this hotel more! Situated right on the beach front away from the hussel and bussel of the city but just a short bus ride away and a short walk away from a small fishing village and modern shopping centre. Probably not the...More

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Response from OrcaPraia, Proprietário at Orca Praia HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Madam Thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We inform our dear guests that we are currently renovating our rooms. Your review is vital for improving the service and quality we offer to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

very nice stay with very helpful staff - would gladly go back. the only complaint was that all the tv channels were german with no English channels whatso ever otherwise it was a great stay and a good time had a roundMore

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Response from OrcaPraia, Proprietário at Orca Praia HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Sir or Madam Thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We inform our dear guests that we are currently renovating our rooms. Your review is vital for improving the service and quality we...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018

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Response from OrcaPraia, Proprietário at Orca Praia HotelResponded August 20, 2018

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Reviewed August 7, 2018

The dinner is 20 euros pp and isn't worth it as there are a few restaurants/snack bars a 5 minute walk away. There are more restaurants etc further afield. The hotel's location is slightly isolated so if you want lots on your doorstep then this...More

1  Thank KENNY510
Response from Aurelio R, Proprietário at Orca Praia HotelResponded August 9, 2018

Dear Sir or Madam Thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Your review is vital for improving the service and quality we offer to our valued guest. It is always hugely motivating when one...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Where do I begin with this review. We were so excited to go on our annual holiday - this year we decided to go somewhere new and try a new company as well. That was our first mistake. After a very uncomfortable flight we were...More

1  Thank slee19912
Response from OrcaPraia, Proprietário at Orca Praia HotelResponded July 30, 2018

Dear Sir or Madam Thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Regarding the dark corridors they have some devices, not from the 1970's, called movement detectors and sure will light out the corridors... As...More

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
On the Beach
,
Spa
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
On the Beach
,
Spa
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
124
Price range
US$57 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Orca Praia
,
Orca Praia Funchal
,
Orca Praia Hotel Madeira/Funchal, Portugal
Location
Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
On the Beach
,
Spa
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
124
Price range
US$57 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Orca Praia
,
Orca Praia Funchal
,
Orca Praia Hotel Madeira/Funchal, Portugal
Location
Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
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Traveller (363)
Room & Suite (139)
Pool & Beach (83)
Dining (25)
Amenities (20)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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KENNY510
July 14, 2018|
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Response from ElaineH2607 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I’m unsure what they charge individually sorry, but to confirm we found a great and plentiful choice of fresh fruits, yoghurts, cereals, breads, pastries, eggs, cheeses, hams and other hot dishes at breakfast and at... More
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Sara0365
February 19, 2018|
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Response from OrcaPraia | Property representative |
Dear Sara Thank you for your message and we look forward to your trip to Madeira. We are located 6 km from the city center and 2 km from the touristic area. There are many choices for your meals and we recomend you to visit... More
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susan c
January 26, 2018|
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Response from OrcaPraia | Property representative |
Dear Sue Thank you for your email We have a project pending since 2016 in town hall waiting for the permits to build the lift. However due to revison to the Municipal director plan and burocratic delays we are still... More
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"Change the colour of the blankets and allow two pillows per person."
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"Bed quite hard and furnished shabbily. No plug. Basic accommodation"
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"All rooms have a sea view, I was on 6th floor."
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"All rooms have an ocean view."
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