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Hotel Encumeada

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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good42%
  • Average33%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“a la carte”(7 reviews)
“good size”(5 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Private Balcony
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsa la cartegood sizestunning mountain viewssome sortrooms were cleanbed breakfastsoupbeautiful locationbuffet stylede agualove this hotelbeanscold meatsmountain roadcouple of nightspasswalks
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

As I said the location in the mountains is superb. Unfortunately not much else is! The room was perfectly serviceable but the food at both dinner, a very tired buffet with limited choice and the breakfast, again a very limed choice was awful.

Thank cilc213
Reviewed November 19, 2017

I had the pleasure to visit Madeira for the first time in October 2017. The second stop of my round trip was at the Hotel Encumeada near Ribeira Brava. The hotel is stunningly located in the middle of the mountains, which, however, also means that...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

We didn’t arrive till 930 pm as we were delay but we were still offered a 3 course meal as we were on a dinner bed & breakfast package .Big menu choices the prawn cocktail and tuna salad were great starters wine about £12 a...More

Thank rhianslip
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

I stayed here one night on a walking trip. This hotel is the only option in this beautiful, mountainous rural area, which probably explains why it's still in business. Think "youth hostel" but with most guests being middle aged. On the plus side, the building...More

Thank traveller_constant
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

I chose this hotel for one reason, location! And it delivers. The hotel is pleasant to look at and the mountains surrounding it are truly stunning. The rooms were clean and spacious and you get a nice view from the balcony. The interior was a...More

Thank Dämon R
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Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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$29 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$29 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Sini2
January 9, 2017|
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Response from Ron M | Reviewed this property |
There are sockets in the rooms but not too many as I recall. Remember to take two-pin European adapters with your chargers and cables. I managed to keep a phone, i-pod and tablet charged over the two weeks with a little... More
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Hippo11
December 8, 2016|
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Response from Ron M | Reviewed this property |
Hello Hippo11. The Hotel Encumeada is a favourite hideaway and about 45 kms from the airport. I can do it in about 45 minutes depending on traffic and time of day. Last June it took +/- 90 minutes from (evening) landing to... More
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rabo
August 24, 2016|
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Response from Tracey L | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the lounge area. Wasn't available in our room.
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"Take a kettle (none in the rooms)"
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"If there's an event on do not accept a room on the ground floor!"
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"Try and avoid weekends"
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"Balcony rooms over the front of the hotel may get more sun but may be more noisy"
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