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Hotel Praia Dourada

Rua D. Estevao de Alencastre, Porto Santo Island 9400-161, Portugal
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Funchal, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well in the islands only town centre it is a relatively basic but well equipped and hygienic 3 star hotel. It's perfect for short stays and well recommended. Having said that street side rooms can be noisy during the day.

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We spent a night here after taking the ferry from Madeira. It was set back in the road and the frontage was smaller than I expected. It was clean and tidy with air conditioning in rooms.There was a swimming pool, and free Wi-Fi. Our room was very quiet. A TV with a limited amount of channels was on the wall.... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Very clean, good price, good continental breakfast and close to the center of Porto Santo and to the beach. If you book the hotel and the ship with Porto Santo Line from Madeira you could get a better price.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The island of Porto Santo is very beautiful! It 'ok for a relaxing few days. The room was very basic and situated above the pool that bordering on a bar open almost all night (until 2 am and then again from 6 am ??). So that sleep was disturbed! The breakfast was just decorous! 2 days on 3 the room... More 

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Sandhurst, England, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The hotel is located in the town, about 1.5 miles from the airport. It is ideally situated for local restaurants & bars. The staff were very friendly & helpful. Breakfast was ok. There is no lift, so if stairs are a problem, consider requesting a ground floor room.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

A good 3 star hotel, will all u need, but nothing extra - like no view, no balcony, no extra service. A bit from the beach - and that what ppl come to porto santo, so bad location.I dont think I would choose for my next stay thou.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

We were here for one night while on a trip to the Madeira Islands. Porto Santo is not a very big place-so the location is fine. You can walk just about anywhere. It is about a 4-5 euro cab ride from the ferry. It is an easy walk to the beach or most of the restaurant/bars in the area. The... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2011

I went with my husband to Porto Santo for a short break and choosed this hotel as it is close to the center. They were with full occupancy but kindly gave us our room ready at 12.00pm. We had a nice room with a double bed. They are reasonable sized for a couple and very lighty, cleaned and fresh. Their... More 

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Madeira, Portugal
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2011

All we ever need from a hotel is a clean bed, bathroom and nice relaxation areas. The room was fine, the breakfasts good but the same each day, eg. breads,toaster,fruit (unfortunately tinned!!),cereal and cheese and ham. Coffee was like tar but other drinks OK. Never any teaspoons and no tea on the first day, no staff around either. Reception staff... More 

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Póvoa de Santa Iria, Portugal
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2009

This is the hotel with the best location in the city of Vila Baleira, in Porto Santo. Near the city center, with commerce, shops, restaurants, pubs and snack-bar's. It has the beach just across the main street and if you don't want to stay in the nearest beach, you have a bus terminal to another beaches. But everything else its... More 

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