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Madeira Bright Star

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   25 Rua Princesa da Maria Amelia, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
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Ranked #74 of 91 Hotels in Funchal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013
gazzaman69 Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

Just had a wonderful week at the Madeira Bright Star as part of our 30th Wedding Anniversary. Perfectly situated / located equidistant from Funchal City Centre and the Lido area with the many grand hotels and coastal walks. Others had commented on the steep slope back to the hotel after a 15 minute walk back from Funchal but it is... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

Just come home from a very nice week in this hotel and can't think of any negative aspects ,staff are friendly and very helpful . The English cooked breakfast was very nice and the choice of cereals etc adequate ,the weather was warm and sunny but the pool was freezing, it's winter i suppose.One little tip, try to avoid room... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Been to Madeira now a few times and I have to say that this is one of the best hotels I've stayed in on the Island..Fantastic lady on the reception who greeted us with great big smile and very warm welcome. Hotel reception area immaculate,lots of glass walls with an amazing open plan layout.Small garden which is is the shade... More

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

Booked online. When I arrived, the room was not ready. Check in was at 2pm. Didnt know that. Room was huge with balcony. Comfy and big bad. Bathroom was clean, with bath, toilet and sink with huge mirror. In the room was television, aircon, wardrobe, small fridge, locker. Room and bathroom were very clean. Balcony was perfect especially in the... More

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London, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

We spent a week in this very affordable, modern hotel in what seemed to be Madeira's rainy season. Out of 1 week we only had one sunny day, but that's another story! The hotel was' bright' airy and comfortable. Spotless, aircon, room with balcony overlooking pool area and carpark of nearby hotel. Sea view if you look hard left! good... More

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Bristol, England
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13 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Excellent position a few minutes walk from the port end of funchal promenade and only a 15 minute stroll into the centre of Funchal for shops, restaurants and marina. Hotel was very clean, modern and informal. Room was spacious with a large balcony with partial sea view facing due west, so all balconies are in full sun afternoon and evening.... More

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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

Just come back after a week booked through Lastminute.com: Hotel: - Location - about 1km west of the Old Town and close to the Casino, but down a relative backstreet and not known by many of the taxi drivers! OTOH at least 6 decent restaurants within 5 mins walking distance (inc. 2 Italian, Indochinese, Turkish, Madeiran, etc) - but no... More

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Tonsberg, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

Nice location between Casino Park and Pestana Carlton with great seaview and fine breakfast. Short way to every thing in Funchal . Friendly staff and 4* treatment all over . We are looking forward to go there again soon . And that will be the 1st. of dec.his very year for our christmas celebration 2012 .

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012 via mobile

After reading the reviews we were a little apprehensive, despite most of the reviews being two years old. The rooms were clean, linen and towels are changed daily although the bed is a little hard and the pillows a little lumpy! The breakfast served was of an adequate standard, I have definitely eaten a lot worse. There was a choice... More

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Bury St Edmunds
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2010

This small hotel is perfect location for the port and probably the closest on foot. Perfect for the ferry to Porto Santo. I stay here because it is great value, the rooms are big with great balconies of approx 12ft. It is a good simple well run hotel. It has a small pool and small garden but hardly anyone uses... More

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Address: 25 Rua Princesa da Maria Amelia, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Madeira Bright Star 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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