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Royal Orchid

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Travessa Vista da Praia | Canico de Baixo, Canico, Madeira 9215-039 , Portugal
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Ranked #5 of 14 Hotels in Canico
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
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  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Aviemore
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Royal Orchid with my husband for three weeks and have just returned. First the positives - a well furnished and equipped apartment which was cleaned to perfection every day by a pleasant lady. The views from our room on the 6th floor were just stunning and it was wonderful to wake up to the sea views even... More

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London, United Kingdom
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 10 nights here and found everything in the hotel very clean, comfortable and satisfactory. Our stay was half board and the food and service in the dining room/bar was very good. There was plenty of choice at breakfast. Some mornings we were able to enjoy it on the outside terrace overlooking the Desertas Islands watching the lovely sunrise.... More

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

from the 17 to the 24 of October 2014 my wife and I stayed at the royal orchid in room 500, the stay could not have been better on arrivel the staff were very pleasant .our room was was on the fifth floor and the views were spectacular we could not have wished for more,. I agree with shirley r... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Royal Orchid Hotel is lovely place to stay for a visit to the beautiful island of Madeira. We found it a real treat to stay here. The staff were very welcoming, friendly and helpful, particularly with directions and public transport advice. The hotel enjoys fantastic views with being situated right on the coastline (not accurately placed on Google maps!),... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Restaurant staff not too smiley, lift was a bit hit & miss but had to use it as had a disabled person with us although was put on top floor, internet not brilliant phone signal also not that that good.

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

First visit to Madeira and we loved our weeks holiday in the Royal Orchid hotel. Just a couple of things that could have been better. We found the older male receptionist unhelpful and disinterested. If we had a problem or question we waited until the lovely lady came on duty. She couldn't have been more helpful or pleasant. We chose... More

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Derby, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We stayed in room 614 and after reading previous reviews that it was better to be in a room 500 & above & sea view, was some what relieved but.............was sadden to see, though in a large 1 bedroom self catering apartment, just how very dated it was & not like any of the photo's shown on the hotel's website.... More

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Westerham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Have mixed feelings about our accommodation in this 4 star hotel. Upon arrival we were met with a very luke-warm greeting by older male receptionist whereas the English couple who arrived minutesafter us were met with smiles and very much warmer greeting - they were staying as hotel guests rather than timeshare holidaymakers...! Initially was told room was not ready... More

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Westerham
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Reading some of the other reviews it seems others were luckier than us in their experiences. I have photo's of cockroaches 1.5 inches long and .5 inch width, two of which we left trapped under a plastic bowl on the bathroom floor as further evidence. The staff didn't seem the least bit surprised when the problem was reported which made... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Just spent 5 days there. When we arrived the reception staff (aka Mr Grumpy as he is now known to my wife and I) didn't even greet us, he was busy on the computer and my wife had to greet him before he looked up. You would have thought that because of all the comments about the reception staff the... More

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Address: Travessa Vista da Praia | Canico de Baixo, Canico, Madeira 9215-039 , Portugal
Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Canico
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Orchid 3*
Number of rooms: 98
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Also Known As:
Royal Orchid Canico
Royal Orchid Hotel Canico
Royal Orchid Madeira/Canico

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