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Quintinha Sao Joao

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Rua da Levada de Sao Joao, 4 | Madeira, Funchal, Madeira 9000-191 , Portugal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I loved the hotel for its spacious room, peaceful gardens and friendly staff. Although our room was quite close to the main road after a day this didn't seem to bother us and we loved sitting on the balcony. Restaurant was very good with good choice and excellent wines and we were particularly happy with the restaurant... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a delightful hotel. Room was spacious and no transference of sounds from elsewhere. Staff without exception were helpful and efficient. We dined in house every night apart from a trip to Reids. Sandra was really excellent at suggesting wines she thought we would like - all Portuguese from grapes we had never heard off - and wish I could... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
64 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Quintinha Sao Joao is a bit of paradise. a small (c40 rooms), personal and incredibly friendly hotel surrounded by beautiful gardens. The rooms are very pleasant and beautifully kept and incredibly clean. The staff - all of the staff are just lovely. The food is super. From a lovely breakfast of fruits, cake, cheeses, ham and cooked to order breakfast... More 

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel is very quiet and relaxing, within walking distance of the main shops and restaurants in Funchal. Staff couldn't be more helpful, nothing is too much trouble. Rooms all have a view of the garden, which seems like a little oasis in the middle of the city. Breakfast is great with a full range of cooked and continental options. Being... More 

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edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying in this hotel is similar to owning a grand old vintage motor car, it looks fantastic being in it is a pleasure you love it even though not everything works quite as it should but there is nowhere else you would rather be. We loved our stay here the staff were excellent especially at breakfast. We shall definitely return.

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abarreto, General Manager at Quintinha Sao Joao, responded to this review

Dear guest, A fitting comparison and we are so very proud that you would rather be at the Quintinha than anywhere else! Thank you very much indeed for your support over the years and for leaving your review on TripAdvisor. We look forward immensely to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards Yours sincerely André Barreto General Manager More 

Northop, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is well decorated in an old traditional style. The rooms are very clean and the beds are comfortable.The restaurant is good and the staff are extremely helpful. Theie are two pools.On indoor and one outdoor.

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abarreto, General Manager at Quintinha Sao Joao, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for leaving your comments regarding your recent holiday at the Quintinha de São João on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed our restaurant and found our staff extremely helpful. We sincerely hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back on your next visit to Madeira. Kind regards André Barreto General Manager More 

Stevenage, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very good, small and very friendly hotel. There is no doubt that it is the quality and customer-focus of the staff that elevate this hotel into the very good category. The hotel itself is very comfortable with good facilities. There is just something about the place that stops me from giving it 5 stars. It may be... More 

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abarreto, General Manager at Quintinha Sao Joao, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking time to share your experience at the Quintinha de São João with TripAdvisor. I am pleased you enjoyed the personal service from our staff and that you found the hotel comfortable with good facilities. It would be a pleasure to welcome you back to stay. If you have any suggestions on how we can... More 

Aberdare, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first stay at this hotel and I cannot praise it enough!! The hotel is spotless, the food is great and the staff are amazing!! Don't worry if you have any dietary requirement as they are able to cope with most requests. I'm coeliac and they were so careful with everything they served to me. Sandra who I... More 

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abarreto, General Manager at Quintinha Sao Joao, responded to this review

Dear guests, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your visit to the Quintinha de São João. As much-valued guests, your feedback is extremely important to us as it helps us to improve the services and facilities that we provide and I am therefore pleased that you felt that the hotel and people were wonderful and... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is difficult to add anything to all the previous excellent reviews, but to say that they are well deserved!! This was our first stay at Quintinha Sao Joao and it will not be our last. The rooms are spacious, well furnished and ours had a balcony overlooking the garden. The gardens are lovely and we spent a number of... More 

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abarreto, General Manager at Quintinha Sao Joao, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for saying that our reviews are well deserved! We have you and our other loyal supporters to thank for this and we are most grateful for posting your thoughts on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your first stay at the Quintinha and even happier that it will not be your... More 

London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was spotless, very clean, comfortable bed. The Hotel staff were very friendly & helpful. The location was good, just a short walk into town, (only downside I am nitpicking) uphill coming back, but not such a bad thing because I feel I have come home a little fitter from this exercise. I have to mention Rosie, who is... More 

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abarreto, General Manager at Quintinha Sao Joao, responded to this review

Dear guests, Thank you for sharing your positive review following your visit to the Quintinha de São João. It is wonderful to read that found your room spotlessly clean and your bed comfortable. We are delighted too that you enjoyed chilling reading and sunbathing by the pool and joined in and enjoyed our little bit of fun with “Masterchef”! Your... More 

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