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Porto Santa Maria Hotel

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#11 of 91 hotels in Madeira
Travelers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Porto Santa Maria lies at the water's edge in the very heart of Funchal's old centre. Its close relationship to the sea, the outstanding and exclusive views over the harbour where the cruise ships dock, its picturesque surroundings and the unique flavours of its cuisine result in genuine urban tranquility. A congenial hotel offering 146 rooms, restaurant, bars, direct access to the promenade, outdoor pool, indoor pool, SPA, gym, parking...all in the heart of the city.
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Property amenities
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room service
Free Internet
Free parking
Adult pool
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Paid Internet
Paid Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
Marina View
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97Great for walkers
Grade: 97 out of 100
117Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
31Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
100Room tips
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Do you ever walk into a hotel and immediately feel at home ? Well this happened to us at Porto Santa Maria. Ok I agree that we felt like teenagers compared to most guests (we are early sixties) but who cares as that is the one and only negative. Our sea view room had absolutely
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Hotel's Favorite
Situated right in the middle of the Old Town,this hotel is very convenient and you can walk out and be in the middle of restaurants and bars. Hotel staff are very well trained and pleasant. They want to help you. Food is good and with different themed buffets. The Captains Bar
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Response from Carla_Bacanhim, General Manager at Porto Santa Maria Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Guest, First of all, thank you for choosing our hotel. Your opinion is very important to us - thank you for sharing it. We are very pleased to hear that our hotel and team were able to meet your expectations. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards, Carla
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We have just returned from a weeks holiday staying in a junior suite on bed and breakfast basis. On arrival we had been allocated a ground floor suite but we asked for a higher floor (without having seen the allocated room, but because of security,privacy and views we always
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Just nudging 4 stars, but with a little tweeking, could rise, Flasks of water for tea/coffee at breakfast often half full and luke warm. Pot of tea from bar served half full, returned for fill up and was returned still far from full- one and a half cups. Asked for strong tea,
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Response from Carla_Bacanhim, General Manager at Porto Santa Maria Hotel
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Guest, First of all, thank you for your comments. Your opinion is very important to us. We shall carefully analyse the less positive points you mention regarding your stay. We would be happy to see you again at our hotel in order to meet your expectations. Best regards, Carla
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The hotel is situated on the sea front in the old (historic) part of Funchal. The location was perfect for us, being quiet, but surrounded by numerous great restaurants. The hotel staff were friendly and went out of their way to help us enjoy not just the hotel itself but the
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Response from Carla_Bacanhim, General Manager at Porto Santa Maria Hotel
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for the time you spent giving us your opinion of your experience at our hotel. We are very pleased to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Carla
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$153 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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