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Porto Santa Maria Hotel

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Scotland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yet again, we returned to Funchal and the Porto Santa Maria for the New Year celebrations. Starting with a most excellent New Year's Eve Gala Dinner, with great company, superb food and wine that flowed! Then to the hotel roof terrace to watch the fireworks. But I forget to mention the welcome that you get. Such smiling faces at reception...

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Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed at porta santa Maria hotel what was excellent staff and allways there to help and welcoming .wonderfully spotlesly clean all over bed very comfortable and clean l would want to return and stay there again without hesitation

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leicestershire
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Porto Santa Maria is a beautiful hotel next to the sea close to the harbour and if you have a sea view room it overlooks the swimming pool and the harbour also its on the flat its easy to walk into Funchal.The food is good but there are plenty of restaurants nearby

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Essex
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have just returned from another great stay at the Santa Maria, once again staff fantastic and can't do enough to assist, however, I was saddened and disappointed at the lack of Christmas decorations this visit, the area leading up to and including the bar had no decorations at all, usually the bar area has a few but this year nothing,...

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here over the Christmas period. A good choice. The hotel is in a great position overlooking the harbour & close to many amenities. A sea view room is a must. The room was large & well appointed. Gala dinner on Christmas Eve was excellent in all aspects...the food, the presentation & the service. The staff were welcoming &...

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Warwickshire
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here recently, our first time in Madeira. We received an extremely warm welcome and it was clear our name was known. Our bags were placed in our room without me saying my name. The room was large and spotless, and the bed comfortable. Breakfast was plentiful with a wide choice. All the staff were friendly and helpful. I...

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Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Hotel manages to maintain it's excellent service year on year. From the warm welcome to the well appointed, clean and comfortable rooms to the great food in the Restaurant. The happy hour in the Captains Bar is amazing and always busy. Not surprising when the excellent cocktails only cost 3.50 euros each ! The New Years Eve Gala dinner...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from this wonderful hotel. We had two weeks that included new year. From the minute we arrived everything was splendid. Our luggage was taken from the taxi to our room , we were welcomed at reception with smiles and hand shakes. The room was very comfortable, fantastic beds and kept spotlessly clean by the friendly, hard...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 2 weeks over the Christmas period. Room booked was for a full ocean view but was given a side view. I addressed this at reception straight away and Carla organised a new room with in 15mins! She was fantastic! She couldn't do anymore for us. The rooms/hotel itself was super clean, food was great and the atmosphere was...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed a week for New Year and booked a sea view room almost a year in advance. Room 107 was a big dissapointment. Could barely see the sea at an angle. Complained and was told they would try to change, but they never came back. Spa closed sunday and monday. No minibar / tea in room that smelled of smoke...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Porto Santa Maria Hotel

Address: Avenida Mar e Comunidades Madeirenses 50 | Porto Bay, Funchal, Madeira 9004-506, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: $150 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Porto Santa Maria Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 146
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Also Known As:
Porto Santa Maria Funchal
Porto Santa Maria Hotel Madeira/Funchal
Hotel Style:
#7 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#9 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
#9 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
#21 Family Hotel in Funchal
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