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Porto Bay Serra Golf

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sitio dos Casais Proximos | Santo da Serra, Santa Cruz, Madeira 9100-255, Portugal (Formerly Estalagem Serragolf)
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Ranked #19 of 162 hotels in Madeira
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our first stay at this hotel, swapping 1 of our weeks at the Residence for a stay here. Same Porto Bay quality that we have at the Residence. Food choice excellent, good value wines. Excellent location for golf lovers, within walking distance of the Santa da Serra golf course, home of the Madeira Open. Also within walking distance... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We choose this hotel for our honeymoon. It was absolutely grate! We had the biggest room 301 with terrace. It is fantastic. The hotel was much better than we could expect. We are very grateful to management that they specially bought candellamps same that we had on our wedding. Location is also grate. Was very easy to get any place... More

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the porto bay in June. The hotel was very different to what we are used to. Its quiet and relaxing. The staff are fabulous happy,informative and very attentive they cant do enouh for you. Meals were first class and it was a real treat to have them served, We travelled daily by bus to Funchal it was... More

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Rochdale
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101 reviews 101 reviews
24 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We swapped our time-share week for a week here and enjoyed the contrast but the weather was awful...cold and rain every day so we had to take the local bus into Funchal were the sun was blazing. We were able to use the facilities of Porto Bay hotels so that was OK and the bus rides were enjoyable as we... More

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antoniopais, General Manager at Porto Bay Serra Golf, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for the feedback regarding your recent stay at our hotel and happy to learn that overall you have enjoyed it. Porto Bay Serra Golf is a small hotel with 21 rooms in the middle of the mountains and of course it is a different product when compared with the other Porto Bay hotels, that that suits... More

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We booked the hotel on the basis of the positive trip advisor reviews and were blown away by how much the hotel exceeded our expectations. The room was beautiful (we were in the old house), food excellent, location fantastic (well away from all the tourist hustle bustle of Funchal) but the best thing of all was the staff - the... More

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antoniopais, General Manager at Porto Bay Serra Golf, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for being a tour hotel in Santo da Serra and for your kind notes about your stay. It is rewarding to know that we were able to exceed the expectations you had based on another reviews. See you soon Warm regards, Muito obrigado, . .. ANTONIO PAIS More

London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Stayed for two nights as part of a walking holiday and had two splendid walks from there (both requiring taxis at one or both ends. There is nothing much to do in Santo da Sera, apart from walk or play gold, but the hotel is very comfortable, with modern clean and comfortable rooms and bath in the en suite. The... More

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antoniopais, General Manager at Porto Bay Serra Golf, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at Porto Bay Serra Golf in Santo da Serra and for sharing your thoughts about it with so many other holiday makers. Pleased to know that overall you had a very positive holiday experience in spite of a few minor things that were taken in consideration. We would be most pleased to welcome you... More

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

A charming hotel with friendly, attentive staff and an excellent restaurant - afternoon tea is a must. The rooms are well equipped including robes/pool towels for the wonderful indoor pool. All set in beautiful grounds

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antoniopais, General Manager at Porto Bay Serra Golf, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your ““Just perfect” review about hotel in Santo da Serra. It is so rewarding to learn that you had a positive holiday experience with us. It will be a pleasure to welcome you back, Warm regards, Muito obrigado, . .. ANTONIO PAIS More

Bracknell, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We stayed at the Porto Bay Serra Hotel for 3 days as were playing golf at the nearby Golf Course. The hotel though small is absolutely delightful, giving the appearance of a large country house. We stayed in a super room and generally all the accommodation was light spacious and very well appointed with all the little extras one would... More

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antoniopais, General Manager at Porto Bay Serra Golf, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying in our hotel in Santo da Serra and for your feedback about it. So rewarding to know that you had such a positive holiday experience in our hotel. We will be more than pleased to welcome you back, Warm regards, Muito obrigado, . .. ANTONIO PAIS More

Pwllheli, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

An hotel where Poirot and Hastings would feel comfortably at home in, from the architecture and furnishings to the good old fashioned service. Breakfast is excellent and the evening menu albeit small in choice is nevertheless well presented and delicious and served by a very attentive staff. A good base for golfing and walking but a car is essential for... More

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antoniopais, General Manager at Porto Bay Serra Golf, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your “Good old fashioned service.” review about hotel property in Santo da Serra. What a pleasure to learn that you had a positive holiday experience with us. It will be a pleasure to see you around, Warm regards, Muito obrigado, . .. ANTONIO PAIS More

Österreich
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

charming small hotel in the mountains with excellent service, friendly and helpful staff. Good breakfast and dinner. it is perfect location not only for playing golf but for hiking. We stayed one week for hiking and found there could not be a better "base camp". The indoor pool with a small sauna is your private area most of the day.... More

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antoniopais, General Manager at Porto Bay Serra Golf, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the kind review “superb small hotel in the mountains” about Porto Bay Serra Golf. So pleased to know that you took such a good impression of our little property, the services provided and the staff. THANK YOU. We will be most pleased to welcome you in a future visit to Madeira, Warm regards, Muito Obrigado... More

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Address: Sitio dos Casais Proximos | Santo da Serra, Santa Cruz, Madeira 9100-255, Portugal (Formerly Estalagem Serragolf)
Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Porto Bay Serra Golf 4*
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Estalagem Serragolf Madeira

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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
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#17 Luxury Hotel in Madeira
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Porto Bay Serra Golf is a small charming property surrounded by nature and by the traditions of Madeira, with decoration that is both elegant and comfortable and with the golf course nearby !! Enjoy a stay in the middle of the country, with luxurious greenery, and a welcoming atmosphere. The main house dates from 1920, was restored in 1999 and is classified as part of the regional heritage. The facade, with decorative elements from the Art Nouveaux period, the frieze in floral tiles, windows with white wooden slats, and its fish-scale roof are unique features . .. 22 rooms, living room with fireplace, traditional restaurant, heated covered pool, sauna, library, games room and gym . .. in the heart of nature !! . .. ... more   less 
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