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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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Over six months ago I booked a one bedroom apartment and a studio apartment on the hotel's website for the 4 of us traveling together.When we arrived we were advised that we were given 2 regular bedrooms near each other with a nice view in...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Everything was great for me and my family. Porto Mare got it all. Fantastic vies, amazing Apartments, and fantastic supermarket close to The hotel. Also good lokation. The hole family, af et from 4 to 54 years old enjoy the holiday.More

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Response from Alexandre E, Rooms Division Manager at The ResidenceResponded yesterday

Dear kutte20051963, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are glad to know that you and your family had an enjoyable holiday at Vila Porto Mare, and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. With best regards, Alexandre Esnarriaga Rooms...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We returned again for a weeks holiday after having a great stay last August. We stayed in the residence this time and everything was once again great! The grounds are very well kept by all staff and there is always plenty of sunbeds with a...More

Thank nugenthorne_79
Response from Alexandre E, Rooms Division Manager at The ResidenceResponded 3 days ago

Dear nugenthorne_79, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am delighted that your experience at Vila Porto Mare was once again great. Lovely to read that enjoyed the treatments of our spa, and room size and breakfast were to your liking....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love the Residence, we had the same room that we had two years ago, which was great. Except this time we were shocked at the amount of traffic up and down the street, especially from motorbikes. Presume this is because the Lido is now...More

3  Thank Liz H
Response from AndreCaldeira, Diretor-Geral at The ResidenceResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on another stay at The Residence, we did for the last weeks have part of the eastern access to the Lido area closed and that might have diverted more traffic over to The Residence side but I can...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time our 6th visit to Madeira but first one to the Residence. We knew the accommodation would be great as we choose and saw the large room/ suite last year when we purchased the 10 year timeshare. The location of our...More

Thank davidpwhittall
Response from AndreCaldeira, Diretor-Geral at The ResidenceResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for the trust deposited on us with your 10Y commitment we will be here waiting for you return. Best regards, André Caldeira

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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Bar/Lounge
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Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
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Pool
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Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$170 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Funchal
#6 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#7 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
#8 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$170 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Funchal
#6 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#7 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
#8 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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roslin1
24 February 2018|
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Response from Ian R | Reviewed this property |
I only used the indoor pool which is not saltwater
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Neilsong18
3 March 2017|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
The complex itself is lovely and quiet. They have entertainment from bands most nights in the hotel bar areas, but the bars are quite well away from the Residence rooms, and the bands play at a very acceptable volume level... More
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Neilsong18
3 March 2017|
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Response from norman a | Reviewed this property |
Never had issue with noise very quite bar is empty by 11pm overall it is a very relaxing place to stay
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"Contact property ahead of time to make sure you get what you book!"
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"The Roms both studios and one bedroom apartment with garden and seaview are Perfect for families."
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"Ask for garden and pool view."
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"Sea view is obviously best."
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