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Residencial Parque
Ranked #62 of 88 Hotels in Funchal
Reviewed August 13, 2013

We stayed here for one week in late July 2013. We chose this hotel because of it's cheap price, week in a double room wasn't even 200 euros. Compared to the price, the hotel experience was excellent - but of course this isn't a luxury hotel. Anyway it was very good for our needs.

The price included breakfast, which included coffee, juice and bread with butter, marmalade and cheese.

The hotel has free wi-fi (works in the lobby and the restaurant, didn't work in our room except for the balcony...). At least our room (on the second floor) didn't have air conditioning, and it was a smoking room (although I asked for a non-smoking one).

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled on business
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3  Thank Jenna N
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Reviewed June 6, 2013

We stayed here for 2 weeks,end May 2013. Airport bus (7.50 euros return) to stop 3; cross road then narrow, pleasant public garden and you have reached the hotel in 3-4minutes. Unlike some other cheaper hotels in Funchal, there were only a few steps up from the street, and a lift inside.
Some noise from traffic, only audible with windows open, but no shutters may be a problem in heat. Very quiet area otherwise, but short walk into Old Town (with the greatest selection of restaurants, the bus station and the cable car to Monte).
All previous reviews are accurate, so don't need much repeating. Room small and tired, but very clean. The balcony made the lack of space no problem. Adequate storage space. Bathroom (basin, wc, bidet and shower) was reasonably sized, but again tired. Constant hot water, but we never mastered the mixer tap so our showers ran really hot or really cold - maybe just us, though. Bed linen and towels regularly changed. Bathroom fixtures and fittings needed replacing.
Breakfast as described by other reviewers, but for the price, any breakfast at all is surprising, and this was served in a clean and pleasant area which doubled as a bar in the evenings (and sold drinks really cheaply). Sometimes we bought fruit and other supplements to the breakfast from the supermarket the night before (no fridge in the room) and were fine for our stay. Whilst we stayed, the bar was hardly used by guests or locals.
The free wi-fi was useful, especially checking bus services, entry times/fees etc. (I was most unimpressed by the Tourist Information Office in Funchal, and we did our own research.)
If, like we did, you want a clean base in a really good position, and you have realistic expectations in view of the very reasonable price, I would certainly recommend Residencial Parque Hotel

Room Tip: Ask for a room with balcony.
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Stayed: May 2013, traveled as a couple
9  Thank UkAnnalondon
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Reviewed December 14, 2012

IT is a cheap, good accomodation for budget travellers.The owners are very good people,
the rooms are simple but good.The rooms at 4°floor have a balconny. All rooms have a nice vieuw over de mountains.There is often a rainbow above the mountains.
There is a small garden in front of hotel and busy road about 100 meters from the hotel.the stop aerobus airport is very near
The elevator makes some noise.The breakfast is very simple 2 bread,a triangle chesse and jam,but for the cheap price is OK.

Room Tip: the rooms 4° floor have balconny, everywhere you hear the elevator but rooms 31,32 are a little more...
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  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled as a couple
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2  Thank gojibes
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Reviewed August 28, 2012

I spent 2 nights in this hotel and I would like to say that the location is excellent, with a pleasant staff, confortable rooms and the breakfast is ok. I really think this is an excellent value for money. I surely recommend this hotel for those who wants to stay in the city centre and save some money.

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled solo
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Reviewed April 28, 2012

All previous reviews on this hotel are correct from the negative to the positive. But for us we found the hotel worked despite being tired etc and extremely pleasant staff who were always helpful and friendly. Breakfast is always rolls juice jam and cheese with some ham.Tea or coffee But its so close to everything from cable car to s/mkt and buses a must to use to get around the island on a budget. Recommend the Rodeste bus 113 that takes up the whole day to Porto Morinz. Opan bakery chain is clean and good value for cakes and coffee. If you are on a budget start with this hotel and then compare what is on offer re location etc. The bus companies can confuse but nearly all start on the promenade road The sea side of the road buses head east On the other side by the shops etc they head west. More stops near cable car cabin. Jardim Botanical gdns was a disapointment but may improve with weather etc Pelheiro gardens very good. Bus 36 100 metres from hotel up the hill as is the aerobus stop If using the aero bus make sure you keep a look out as driver might pass you by!!!

Room Tip: our room was no 33 has a balcony with table and 2 chairs overlooks a busy dual carriage way but nois...
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  • Stayed: April 2012, traveled as a couple
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5  Thank buksang
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Reviewed March 20, 2012

  • Stayed: March 2012, traveled as a couple
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3  Thank Linda F
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Reviewed February 29, 2012

This hotel is just very bad overall. The bed was incredible hard and unbelievable uncomfortable. The breakfast is a bun and a coffe. No juice, no milk, no bread or anything. This place is in a serious need of total referbishing and renovation in my humble opinion. The only goood thing was the balcony and the price. Managed to get a room for 2o Euro a night. But id rather pay the tripple and live comfortable...

  • Stayed: February 2012, traveled on business
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Additional Information about Residencial Parque

Address: Rua Campo da Barca 15, Funchal, Madeira 9060-040, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Funchal
Price Range: $28 - $44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residencial Parque 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Residencial Parque Madeira/Funchal

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