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Dorisol Pousada dos Vinhaticos

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Serra d'Agua, Ribeira Brava, Madeira 9350-306, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We have enjoyed the Spanish paradors and this was our first meal at a pousada. We were not disappointed. Excellent choice of Madeiran dishes and they catered exceptionally well for our two kids of 10 and 7. Very friendly and amenable staff.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Situated up in the mountains, midway between Ribeira Brava and Sao Vincene this hotel offers a fantasic outlook over the mountains and countryside. The comfortable, simply furnished bedrooms are either in the main building or in a wooden chalet style annexe. Food and service excellent. We had the half board option, so menu choice was limited but great food and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

If you love mountains this is for you. Our room in the big log cabin was fine. On the first night I complained there was no hot water in the bath/shower, only to find that turning the tap to 'cold' solved that problem! The price of the room with half board was a bargain especially when, on finding no vegetarian... More 

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Wakefield
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121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Before you book here you need to understand what you are getting. Most of the rooms are in a large building made from logs, so, once inside, it is if you are in a log cabin. The house itself has a few rooms, but I cannot comment on them. The rooms are quite large and furnished to blend in with... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
20 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Although only 20 mins or so by car from central Funchal, up a winding road above the tunnel to Sao Vicente, this feels like a truely remote and rural spot- lovely! The large log-cabin accomodation area is set further back from the road- from the first floor rooms you look straight across to a steeply terraced mountain side over the... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

If your looking for quiet, village-like atmosphere in rural Madeira perfect for exploring the wild nature, this is a great spot to start. Stunning views, cozy and delicious food, and absolute quiet await. The room we had in the mail lodge, though nice, could benefit from an update in terms of mattresses and appliances. A fan would have been helpful... More 

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Terrace, British Columbia, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

This hotel is set in the most amazing place: craggy mountains above, and deep, narrow valleys below, where villages sit, and from where you can hear roosters crowing, goats bleating, and election promises (while I was there) being blared from car loudspeakers. Mostly it is very quiet, with just the wind, the birds, and the sigh of the leaves in... More 

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Marlborough
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

This Hotel is full of surprises, friendly efficient staff, many linen changes in my lovely Log Cabin room with stupendous views of the local mountains and down the steep escarpment to the village in the valley below. The short walk to the Log Cabin Block had Agapanthus growing wild. My cabin room had two easy chairs a good glass-topped table... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

It was fantastic view and location for those who likes a nature and mountains but our room was not the wooden room and smaller than I was expecting for the money. It looked like an attic at all and it was not exactly what it looks like in the pictures! We requested a wooden room but desk clerk said they... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

This hotel is in a stunning location with breathtaking views from the room and dining areas. The meals at the hotel restaurant were excellent and reasonably priced. Our room was basic, but clean and very cozy. We could not get any channels to work on the satellite tv. Be sure to have a car and good map in order to... More 

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Address: Serra d'Agua, Ribeira Brava, Madeira 9350-306, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Ribeira Brava
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Dorisol Pousada dos Vinhaticos 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Dorisol Pousada Dos Vinhaticos Hotel Ribeira Brava
Dorisol Pousada Dos Vinhaticos Madeira/Ribeira Brava, Portugal

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