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Residencial Colombo

Rua da Carreia 182, Funchal, Madeira 9000-042, Portugal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Madeira, Portugal
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50 reviews 50 reviews
12 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Friendly and quiet place. Helpfull for who's discovering city center and don't want to spend to much time in the room, it's near to bakeries, supermarkets and in one of the tipical funchal streets. Spacious rooms, and clean.

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Tallinn, Estonia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We stayed at the hotel during Christmas for 9 nights. We got a nice spacious room with kitchenette and balcony. It was rather clean. The towels were changed every day and room cleaned. Breakfast was in main building. It was ok. Fresh fruits and coffee every morning. Eggs, sandwiches, yoghurt. Staff was very friendly. Would definitely go back again :)

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Milan, Italy
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stayed only for one night as we had to take the boat to Porto Santo the following day at 9 in the morning. The hotel is nice, and very cheap (35 euros in 2 pax in one room with breakfast) in a very central position and only 10-15 minutes walk to the harbour. We choosed this hotel because of... More 

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Bologna, Italy
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I stayed at Colombo this August with my mom. Our impression was good since the first day, because we asked whether we could choose a room and actually it was possible. We preferred to stay in the main building because it had a nice balcony and the reception service 24 hours. We also had a fridge in our room, which... More 

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Inhassoro, Mozambique
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Very affordable place, it does not require credit card to book... Very well situated, close to everything, like the marina, Dolce Vita(the mall), a series of restaurants and local comerce... The rooms are simple, and clean... The breakfast is simple but comes included... It has a cool, old, scary elevator... The wireless signal is too weak to use... On the... More 

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Maputo Province, Mozambique
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

My husband and I knew that the residencial colombo was not going to be like a 5*star hotel, but i was expecting to be a little bit better. The furniture is very old, didnt had shampoo, the lights outside the rooms works only when theres movement, and it doesnt stay more than a minute. There should be a vending machine... More 

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Gdynia, Poland
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

Found the hotel via booking website and chose it causevof the reasonable price. The rooms are good and spacious, with wooden floor and (at least the one i have) big balcony with a bale and chair to sit in and relax. Hotel is located on a busy street yet i do not think anyone spands a day in a hotel... More 

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Nice, funny old place right in the heart of Funchal, close to independent shops and restaurants. Best of all, close to the bus stops that took us up into the mountains for the most amazing walks along the famous levadas! Colombo is quirky, cheap, international, no unnecessary mod-cons.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

Great location in the centre of the city, attractions easily accessible by walk. Furniture a bit old, but for the price it is acceptable. Nice roof terrace for breakfast, which is simple but nice and everything is fresh including local fruits. Walls are not soundproof, so rooms can be quite noisy because of the lift and the staircase

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

stayed in this hotel 1 week and it was the worse hotel i have ever stayed in . They took us to a building around the back , it was dirty , old , smelly and nasty.The room and the bed lining all smelled of cigarette smoke . we were moved to the main building . it was noisy, there... More 

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ResColombo, Front Office Manager at Residencial Colombo, responded to this review

Good evening, Thanks for your honest opinion. The team of Residencial Colombo would like to excuse for the lack of attention and the improper quality of service that was provided. Unfortunately, and regarding the high season, we were not able to give you a better room. Nevertheless, we are constantly working on improving of our facilities and services and are... More 

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