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Hotel Encumeada

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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good42%
  • Average33%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“a la carte”(8 reviews)
“good size”(5 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsa la cartegood sizestunning mountain viewssome sortrooms were cleanbed breakfastsoupbuffet stylede aguaevening buffetlong staylove this hotelbeanscold meatsmountain roadrelaxing holidaycouple of nights
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Reviewed December 30, 2013

It was cold- the heating was hardly ever on. The place is run down- old, stained carpets and furniture. Mold in the bathrooms. Guests are treated as a burden- During our one week stay there was a wedding, a baptism, a birthday party and many...More

1  Thank Simone S
Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

This hotel location is great if you want to feel the real Madeira essence close to you. High up on the mountains stands this small hotel. I can't comment on the rooms as me and my family only use their restaurant facilities on Christmas and...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2013

we stayed here recently on bed and breakfast basis and upon arrival were pleasantly surprised by the dining area and reception/bar, the rooms however are not upto the same standard with ill-fitting carpets and a rock hard bed, but for the price you can't complain...More

1  Thank 00pooter
Reviewed October 5, 2013

I stayed at Hotel Encumeada for 2 nights. My single room was very spacious, very clean and had a large balcony with breath taking mountain views; comfy bed and adequate bathroom. The restaurant and bar prices are quite reasonable; the food was excellent. First night...More

1  Thank Seawave
Reviewed September 26, 2013

Firstly the good points. The hotel is up in the mountains amongst stunning mountainous scenery. As long as you have a hire car it is an excellent base to explore all of Madeira, far better than being based in Funchal. It is primarily aimed at...More

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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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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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