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Kraków, Polska
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Zarco Residential is a very affordable hotel. For the very low price you get: perfect location, nice, helpful and lovely staff, fresh towels and cleaning every day, clean and quiet place in the neighbourhood of the Cathedral of Funchal. You can’t ask for more in that price :) (~45 euro/1person/4nights/3bed room).

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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 360 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2016

You have to know what kind of traveler you are. I am a backpacker who usually stays in hostels so booking this cheap hotel in the heart of things was what I was looking for. My single room was very sparse and kind of dark as the window was blocked off but the city of Funchal is so pretty and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2016

The location of the hotel was great. Very close to various restaurants, information centre and bus stops. Staff was nice and friendly. The beds and pillows were super uncomfortable. One of the beds had a deep dive right in the middle of it (we went for a room with 3 single beds). By the end of the trip everyone was... More 

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Oradea, Romania
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed September 30, 2015

The position is almost in the center, near to airbus station, market(5 minutes), local transportation and there are a lot of food shops near by. A few streets away there is also a mini market. If you not use transportation till the harbor you have to walk 20 minutes (to use for ex Porto Santo line, Santa Maria de Colombo... More 

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Thornhill, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
Reviewed November 1, 2014

Close to bus lines, many cafes, harbour, teleferico, flea market and even a museum. Basic, comfortable, clean room with fan but no fridge. Great shower with excellent water pressure. Extremely helpful staff that went out of their way to get us breakfast at 4:45 am even as it was a very simple one. Outstanding service.

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28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed November 8, 2013 via mobile

Have been there 4nights with a friend! Nice rooms....Not luxurious but very comfortable and clean! Simple breakfast but good for the cheap price! The best location possible....1min from Avenida do Mar (the main one)! I recommend it!

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Milan, Italy
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Reviewed August 25, 2013

At the tourist information desk at the airport we've been advised this guesthouse in the center of funchal. Cheap rooms..25€ per day,with bathroom. The only problem were the ants and cockroaches..after one night they gave us another room,because of our request. At least the new one had no "guests" inside..

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2013

Very enjoyable stay... Amenities covers all of the basic needs. Staff was friendly and we would be happy to stay here again.The rooms were cleaned on a daily basis, It's in an ideal position for holiday makers as the sites and restaurants are pretty much on your door step. As for value €24 a night is as cheap as it... More 

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LIVERPOOL
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed June 16, 2013

arrived in funchal end of may prebooked this so called hotel well the reception is small and clustered the owner was working on something in that area I was shown to my room on the same level as the reception area thats the first floor no lift located right next to the main doors to hotel and reception noisy all... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2013

Service = warm, friendly and efficient from helpful staff (e.g. let me change rooms no questions asked.) Value = at €24 per night, this is a bargain, given its location. Sleep quality = poor in courtyard rooms (noise magnified from reception area) and front (from adjacent bar.) Might be better in side rooms. Cleanliness = spotless, quite an achievement in... More 

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Additional Information about Residencial Zarco

Address: Rua Alfandega 113 | Largo dos Varadouros, Funchal, Madeira 9000-059, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: $22 - $28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residencial Zarco 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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“great location”
 of 5 bubbles niksa8, Jul 29, 2016 | Read review
“stay away if you can but the best are the front”
 of 5 bubbles marvin17, Jun 16, 2013 | Read review
“Avoid rooms opening on to the noisy courtyard, or at the front of the hotel above the neighbouring bar. Ask to see the room first and, if sleep quality matters to you, ensure it is not in these two areas.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeBirch, Mar 18, 2013 | Read review
“I prefer higher floorsand the rooms in front praça colombo”
 of 5 bubbles gojibes, Dec 18, 2012 | Read review
“Rooms with double bed have great views to the a beautiful square.”
 of 5 bubbles kairo, Nov 8, 2012 | Read review
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