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Hotel Girassol

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Estrada Monumental 256, Funchal, Madeira 9004-539 , Portugal
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
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  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lido area is famous for its endless rows of stunning hotels,restaurants/cafe's/bars & night clubs on the marina/rentals/shopping pools, sea pools closer to the center of Funchal. Girassol Hotel is on the 'estrada(road) Monumental', the main artery in & out of this zone. I stayed here & enjoyed the night. Room was well cared for and clean.The hotel itself caters... More

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Hove, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just got back from a seven night holiday in Funchal, Madeira. We booked this trip only two weeks before we left after searching on the internet. So we kept our fingers crossed that it would be ok. We were not disappointed. Our room was on the fifth floor and the accommodation was of an acceptable standard. The lounge area had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just back from our two weeks at this hotel. Read lots of bad reviews on this hotel, not sure why they were posted. Only a few Brits and hotel during our stay and I only heard one customer complaining about the road noise. Hotel is very clean, maids do a great service. Bathrooms are refitted, and having a separate siting... More

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Selby, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I , booked a week in the Hotel Girassol , taking along a friend of ours for her first holiday abroad. What a shock we had, nothing like what we imagined from the photos in the Thomson brochure. Not a very impressive looking hotel, or reception area. We went up to our room, which was very tired... More

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned from a super holiday in Maderia where we stayed in The Girassol Hotel which was situated in a pleasant area where there were plenty of good shops, bars, restaurants and a nearby supermarket which seemed to cater for all our needs. The bus stop was only 50 mtrs away with plenty of public transport into Funchal... More

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have hust returned today from the Girassol Hotel in Funchal(22nd September 2014). We were there for seven nights on a "Jet 2" holiday "B&B" package flying from Glasgow. The hotel has a good situation and is surrounded by good value restaurants,coffee shops.bars, and even has a small well stocked supermarket just next door!!....what is not to... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We just returned from a lovely stay in a Junior Suite on the 4th floor at Hotel Girassol. ROOM My partner and I slept in a large double room and the children (aged 11 & 12) slept in the separate lounge area, 1 on the sofa bed and 1 on a day bed - both were comfortable. Lounge area faced... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I have just returned from a weeks holiday with my husband. We stayed at the Girassol which is rated as a 4* hotel. On arrival we checked in but our room was not ready and we were told we would have to wait for about 10 mins and feel free to wander round and come back. At this point I... More

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We wanted to return to Madeira and decided to make it a family holiday so 8 adults and a 7 year old stayed at the Girassol for a week. We decided on the hotel as it has suites with balconies rather than rooms and the prices are very competitive with other hotels. The hotel was recommended by a colleague who... More

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Kent, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

My wife and I decided to celebrate our Wedding Anniversary by visiting Madeira, a holiday destination we had planned to visit for some time. We chose to use Jules Verne Travel as our travel agent and their hotel of choice was the Hotel Girassol in Funchal. We were not disappointed with either choice. The service offered by Jules Verne was... More

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Address: Estrada Monumental 256, Funchal, Madeira 9004-539 , Portugal
Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Girassol 4*
Number of rooms: 136
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Also Known As:
Girassol Hotel Funchal
Hotel Girassol Madeira/Funchal

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