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Forte de Sao Jose

Estrada da Pontinha, Funchal, Madeira 9000-016, Portugal
+351 964 011 891
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Shame about the service

Great location, excellent food. Sadly we waited a long time for our first drink, the menus and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
E D
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Hebburn, United Kingdom
15 Cats no names just numbers.

We noticed people up on the Forte so walked up the steps past several sleeping cats and were... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2017
vinblue
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birmingham
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2 weeks ago
“Shame about the service”
Jan 9, 2017
“15 Cats no names just numbers.”
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Estrada da Pontinha, Funchal, Madeira 9000-016, Portugal
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+351 964 011 891
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, excellent food. Sadly we waited a long time for our first drink, the menus and eventually our choices. After that it was all fine.

Thank E D
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Reviewed January 9, 2017

We noticed people up on the Forte so walked up the steps past several sleeping cats and were greeted by a local volunteer who told us about the Forte and the work they do in helping the local stray cats. The Forte is free to...More

Thank vinblue
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Reviewed September 30, 2015

As others on a walk in harbor I saw on the top a terrace. Since I had 30 minutes till my boat trip, I thought a nice juice will be great. I found myself in another country, free entrance, but if I like a donation...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

This is a must,it's not as steep as it looks and gives nice views over the sea.Free entry,just a donation is required,if you like cats you'll love it.

Thank Paladin80
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Reviewed April 10, 2015

Stumbled upon this wonderful attraction while visiting the Porto Santo ferry terminal in funchal. The red carpet was laid out leading into the house on the rocks. I found this attraction very fascinating and enjoyed seeing round it. I would recommend visiting this little principality...More

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