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Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel

4.0 of 5 Praia Formosa, Funchal, Madeira 9000-247, Portugal
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stoke on Trent
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Hotel its'self is located right next to a pebbly beach, The Hotel is very clean and the staff are very attentive. There is a bus into Funchal every hour and the same coming back from Funchal, It is a nice walk into Funchal along the sea front although it is quite steep in parts (approx 45mins). The food is... More 

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fo_bay, Gerente de relações públicas at Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Pestana Bay Hotel for your holidays and for leaving your comments on TripAdvisor. Your opinion is very special for us. Hope you may visit us again in the future. With our best regards, Mariana Sousa More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was perfect. The staff were professional, helpful and friendly. The food was to a high quality and good selection at each meal. Everywhere was immaculately clean at all times. The rooms were spacious, including baths, bidets and small kitchenette. Large comfy beds. Room to move around with cases. All rooms have south-facing sea view with balcony I believe. Lovely... More 

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fo_bay, Gerente de relações públicas at Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Pestana Bay Hotel for your holidays and for taking the time to leave your comments on TripAdvisor. Your feedback is very important for us and it is much appreciated. We are very glad to acknowledge your satisfaction with the hotel, the staff and facilities. Our aim is to provide all our guest a memorable... More 

2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I just visited last week. It was like a beautiful retreat. On our first day we were able to see dolphins and whales from our balcony over looking the sea. The rooms were to a very good standard, with small kitchen facilities including a hob, sink, kettle and fridge. The beds were also comfortable. As its December... More 

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fo_bay, Gerente de relações públicas at Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all we would like to thank you for choosing Pestana Bay Hotel for your holidays, as well as your comments on TripAdvisor, which deserved our best attention. We strive to succeed in providing to all those which visit us with memorable moments, therefore we thank you for allowing us to be able to create a positive... More 

Newport, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Pestana Bay for one week in October. The rooms were large, comfortable and clean. The room we stayed in was on floor six, with a beautiful view overlooking the sea. Most of the rooms have a sea view. Pool area was quiet, with plenty of sunbeds and some areas were shaded by trees if you wanted to get... More 

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fo_bay, Gerente de relações públicas at Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Pestana Bay Hotel and for leaving your comments on TripAdvisor. Your feedback is very important for us. We are very happy to acknowledge your satisfaction. Our aim is to provide our guests a memorable stay with us. We hope we might have the opportunity to meet you again. With our best regards, Mariana Sousa More 

Bedford, United Kingdom
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272 reviews 272 reviews
52 hotel reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited for two weeks and found it to be very good indeed sorry this is a bit long but hopefully it will be helpful Summary Accommodation 8/10 Location 8/10 Food 8/10 Drinks 8/10 Facilities / entertainment 7/10 Staff, Service & Cleanliness 10/10 Value 9/10 Detail Accommodation 8/10 rooms were spacious comfortable and have plenty of storage, great to have... More 

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fo_bay, Gerente de relações públicas at Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Pestana Bay Hotel for your holidays and for your comments on TripAdvisor, which deserved our best attention. We would like to thank as well all your kind words, which are most appreciated. Your feedback is very special for us. We hope we might have the chance to meet again. With our best regards, Mariana... More 

Malton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Returned last Monday from a lovely week at Pestana Bay, the staff were very friendly and helpful particular mention to Mariana who organised a surprise birthday meal, in the newly opened Italian restaurant, we emailed her before we arrived and she organised a birthday cake for us. We found the food to be very good quality, plenty of choice, eg... More 

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fo_bay, Gerente de relações públicas at Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all we would like to thank you for choosing Pestana Bay Hotel and for taking the time to leave some comments on the TripAdvisor. They are very important for us. We are glad to know that we met your expectations. We strive to suceed in providing to all those which visit us with memorable moments. Thank... More 

Scarborough, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After spending our first week in maderia.with friends not really knowing what to expect. Although the area is mainly visited by the older generation we had a fab time . As it was my hubbys 50th birthday we dined at the italian restaurant which was arranged prior to our holiday, the staff arranged champagne and a birthday cake . We... More 

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fo_bay, Gerente de relações públicas at Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your choice and for leaving your comments on TripAdvisor. Your opinion and feedback are very important for us. We are very glad to aknowledge your satisfaction and would like to thank your kind words. Looking forward to welcome you all again! With our best regards, Mariana Sousa More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled to Madeira for an 8 day stay and checked into Pestana. The check in was good, we had to pay 12 Euros for the safety deposit box for the room, which is not refundable. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We did not like the fact that we had asked for a double room and were given... More 

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fo_bay, Gerente de relações públicas at Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all we would like to thank you for choosing Pestana Bay Hotel for your holidays and for your comments left on TripAdvisor. Your opinion is very important for us. Secondly, we would like to apologize for any inconvenience that might have occurred during your stay. We hope we can have your comprehension. We have taken duly... More 

Plymouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The four star Pestana Bay tries to please. Reception and bar staff are excellent, with the all-inclusive food and drinks of a good standard. You need to be aware that they're really aiming for the older age group, with most guests being pensioners, and only a very small percentage of under fifties. This is reflected in the entertainment which could... More 

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Cheltenham
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just spent a week at the Pestana Bay, the hotel overall was OK, but we were glad that we were not there in high season. There was no aircon anywhere and although we were on the 5th floor it was very hard to get to sleep with the patio door open for ventilation, this was due to the... More 

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Address: Praia Formosa, Funchal, Madeira 9000-247, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel 4*
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel Hotel Funchal
Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel Funchal
Pestana Bay Hotel Madeira
Pestana Bay Ocean Aparthotel Madeira/Funchal
Hotel Style:
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Funchal
#23 Family Hotel in Funchal
#29 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
#33 Romantic Hotel in Funchal

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