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    Orca Praia Hotel

    Estrada Monumental 335 | Prainha do Arieiro, Funchal, Madeira 9000-236, Portugal
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    8/6/2017 8/7/2017
    Traveler (296)
    Room & Suite (110)
    Pool & Beach (70)
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good52%
    • Average12%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “pool beach” (6 reviews)
    “courtesy bus” (17 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Multilingual Staff
    Meeting Rooms
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 148 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Lovely views out to sea, only warmish food at breakfast and poor choice of food. You have to pay extra for omelettes. TV is terrible bad signal and mostly German. Barman was excellent and drinks not too expensive. Quiet hotel with no noisy people at...More

    Thank Brian J
    Reviewed May 31, 2017

    First time we have been to this Hotel. The room was large with a private balcony which had a lovely view over the sea. Breakfast was very good. Lots of different foods each morning. We enjoyed the cooked breakfast. the waiters were very friendly and...More

    Thank UsYinsfromBucks
    Reviewed May 3, 2017

    Good hotel with great views from each room (and all rooms have a balcony looking out over the ocean!), breakfast ok, large rooms, nice big pool with lots of sun beds and parasols, several free shuttles to / from Funchal daily (but reserve at least...More

    2  Thank iloverocknroll1984
    Reviewed May 3, 2017

    Our fourth visit to Madeira but our second to the Orca Praia, the last time was 15 years ago. I casually mentioned this at reception and was delighted to find a bottle of wine, with the hotel's compliments, in our room that evening. The hotel...More

    3  Thank ScarfBFC
    Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

    This was our first visit to Madeira, won't be our last. The hotel is classed as three star but feels more like four star. Hotel is located in a quiet residential area about four miles from the harbour area of Funchal. Hotel is built into...More

    3  Thank Michael D
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    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Price range
    • $68 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Green Hotel in Funchal
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Funchal
    • #26 Spa Hotel in Funchal
    • #38 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 124
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    • Location
    • Portugal >
    • Madeira Islands >
    • Madeira >
    • Funchal
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Orca Praia ,
    • Orca Praia Funchal ,
    • Orca Praia Hotel Madeira/Funchal
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    June 24, 2017|
    Response from Brian J | Reviewed this property |
    no, gets hot but not too bad if you leave patio doors open
    June 23, 2017|
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    Response from UsYinsfromBucks | Reviewed this property |
    We went in April and it was not too hot. I am not sure but we don't think there was air conditioning in the room we were in. We had two large sliding glass doors to the balcony and when we were in the room kept them open. More
    Marion S
    June 10, 2017|
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    Response from citytoursdresden | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, right next to the hotel there is small restaurant, but very good cruise! You just walk up from the hotel to the road and there it is on your left! The hotel only offers Buffett for 20€ and we did not like it so much... More
    Room Tips
    "The best rooms are the junior suites on the the left of the hotel"
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    "4th or 5th floors have a lot of sun good in winter but avoid in summer as there is no air conditioning only..."
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    "High floor.But other way up so high floor is 1"
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    "All rooms have great views but the higher floors are best, small lifts to all floors. Hotel would not suit..."
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