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Albatroz Beach & Yacht Club

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Quinta Dr Americo Durao, Sitio da Terca, Santa Cruz, Madeira P-9100-016, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Kendal, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Back again ! Just got to love this hotel ! Everyone made sure mum had a wonderful time....... We came to see the flower festival in Funchal it was so amazing watching the flower floats and the dancers was once in a life time experience Mum loved it. Mum loved the hotel too she brought her own fishing rod. Just... More

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nottingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 1 week from 12th_19 th August . We were greeted at the airport by the very friendly Costa and within 10 mins we were checked into our rooms . The rooms are beautiful ,large and all have sea views .Fruit and water were in the room on arrival and the water rerplsced each day. There are... More

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Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Ok just got back from the Albatroz Hotel in Madiera. I wanted a short holiday break with peace quiet and relaxation as i have had a really horrible 18 months and desperately needed a break, after reading the write-ups on this hotel i decided to book it and i was not dissapointed. First of all the hotel is directly across... More

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Wakefield
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7 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

Located very close to airport so transfer ideal . However once in the grounds you cannot hear any planes at all. An ideal hotel to relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings . We ate at the restaurant for peach of the four nights and was never disappointed with the choice or presentation . All in all would return

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This hotel is a dream, excellent location on a clifftop with breathtaking views and exceptional service. Though it is located very close to the airport and the motorway it`s very quiet and peaceful there. It takes just a few minutes to get here from the airport and it`s a 10 minute drive to Funchal. This tiny hotel offers you everything... More

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Albatroz Beach and Yacht Club ... Is a strange mix, ... essentially an airport hotel. Only four hundred yards from the runway, but without aircraft noise ??? Purpose built in an old plantation, with mature garden, and sea water pools. Just fifteen rooms, the level of service is very good. Friendly, with just enough formality to make it feel five... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Selected hotel based on its location near the airport and the prospect of an early flight. Amazingly quiet despite its location. The only sound heard from the rooms was that of the ocean. Rooms were large and thoughtfully laid out. Don't recall seeing another hotel bathroom with two sinks. WiFi in the room was fast and reliable, something which is... More

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California
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55 reviews 55 reviews
18 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

This is a great hotel very near the airport with it's own great grounds and access to the ocean. It is a ten minute walk to the airport, so easy to travel to other parts of the island from there. I took the bus to/from funchal and rented a car for just a day. Staff and other guests super friendly... More

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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Lovely spot, very secluded, not necessarily suited to the young. Excellent service, would give it a higher grading if gym was available. Wonderful service , but very very quiet. A car is required, nearest town is 10 mins away. No shuttle service either to the nearest town or to Funchal. Although very close to airport, no aircraft noise is noticeable.... More

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

We stayed nine nights at this hotel from 18 January. Despite being adjacent to the airport we had no problem from aircraft noise. The views from all the bedrooms are magnificent, with the Desertas islands appearing and disappearing on the horizon as the weather changed. The quality of the rooms is very high and the whole buildng has been carefully... More

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Address: Quinta Dr Americo Durao, Sitio da Terca, Santa Cruz, Madeira P-9100-016, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Santa Cruz
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Hotel Class:5 star — Albatroz Beach & Yacht Club 5*
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