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Hotel Orquidea

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Orquidea for 2 nights on the last leg of an island trip across Madeira. This was the only hotel on our tour that did not manage to offer two rooms next to each other so that we would be close to our young kids (but at least they were on the same floor). The rooms were...

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Brighton & Hove
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The location of this hotel is superb, very central and close to everything Funchal has to offer. However as a 3* hotel the facilities are definitely lacking. The rooms are basic and most seem to look out onto brick walls except a few at the front with balconies although even these look onto the street and office/apartment buildings. The room...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This hotel is one of a few in central Funchal. Many of the city's hotels are higher up and a taxi drive from the main city. So, in terms of location, this hotel is great. However, it lacks any luxury and needs some extra TLC to make it work. The rooms are varied - I was put in a very...

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Denmark
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I stayed one week at the Orquidea because it was the most inexpensive option my charter company had to offer. Besides the price, the good thing about this 3 star hotel is the location. It is actually situated rather close to the Old Quarter, the bus station, the market, the cable car, the water front, etc. The room was ok...

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bangor n wales
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The hotel was in the middle of putting new floors down instead of carpets which was a improvement. There was ants but not after the new floor.most of the staff were very helpful except one she needs a course of costumer relations on how to treat her guests.she give the impression that we were irratiants. The food was always cold...

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Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I stayed here for 1 week in November and was not happy with it. The room needed a deep clean, carpet and walls were dirty. It was very small and had a broken chair which they replaced. The cooked breakfast was barely warm, even when I was first in the restaurant! The evening meal was a la carte with little...

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 11 December 2016

If the carpets and the televisions in the rooms would be more recent probably i would rate a little better this hotel. About the room, the temperature was ok with a good AC, the mattress and pillow were KO, 1990´s TV with a lot of grain in the picture. The bathroom had a shower and not a bathtub. The breakfast...

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Belgium
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We booked this hotel for a week this November and after looking it up, it looked very promissing, 3 stars and all. Unfortunately, this hotel has the most old-fashioned interior ever, the TV could have exploded any minute and after a couple of days, we found out we had ants in our room. One day, I left bag of candy,...

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Noisy, smelly not renovated for years room, with view to the other building, old furniture, no fridge, no internet, very poor breakfast. There is a terrace on the roof but it is also noisy (air conditioner on the roof). The only good point is a location if you want to go to the city centre.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Clean,no frills hotel in a good location for all the sights. Room made daily and adequate continental breakfast. Short walk down to the seafront but quite a steep climb back up for those not very good on their feet. Suited us for somewhere to use as a base as we were out most days exploring.

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  • Restaurant
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  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally suited for tourists and business travellers, Hotel Orquidea enjoys a great location in the heart of Madeira’s capital city, Funchal. Guests can easily walk to all major historical sights, museums, theatres, shops and many other cultural attractions. Hotel Orquidea also offers you a wide range of services ensuring you an unforgettable stay in Madeira. All double rooms have double beds, desk, coffee table and comfy chairs. All rooms are stylish and comfortable and are fully equipped with air conditioning, hairdryers, cable TV, internet access points and telephones. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Orquidea

Address: Rua dos Netos 69 71, Funchal, Madeira 9000-084, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: $61 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Orquidea 3*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Orquidea Hotel Funchal
Hotel Orquidea Madeira/Funchal, Portugal
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“Maybe request a front facing room with balcony”
simonbn3, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Request a room with a balcony facing Monte views.”
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“Top floors.”
carlosmX341JS, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“front of hotel room 106/206 etc”
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“Reception will always give you the best room available”
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