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Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Wifi - fantastic excellent speed. The apartment spotlessly clean. Two hot plate rings and plenty of cooking utensils. Microwave and full fridge. Hairdryer and liquid soap. All you need to bring is yourself. Our worry was paying cash when we arrived but we needn't have worried because this seems normal for this island (a lot of places take cash only)....

1Thank tracy182
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The accommodation had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. The maid kept it clean and tidy and we weren't disturbed by noise. There was free parking outside and free good Wi Fi. Only minor thing was the water temperature would fluctuate during a shower but was not a problem. 10 minute walk down hill to a large number of...

1Thank AnneB39
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2016

“Husband got a card and bottle of Madeira wine for his birthday. She must have got the date off the form he filled in. The washing up was done except for Sunday which we knew was her day off. The flowers looked lovely. There is a very steep hill to climb up coming back from the restaurants which helped burn...

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York, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Lovely place, easy to find, well laid out, lots of hot water, cleaned daily and linen changed every couple of days. Well located between the main hotel district and the old town15/20 minute walk to either. Yes it is up a couple of hills, but then this is Madeira. Small bar up the road opposite the stadium ( TauriGalo )...

1Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed in Vilas Maria for 6 days during the Christmas period. We absolutely loved our stay there! The apartments are equipped with kitchen which is hidden behind cupboard. The beds are comfy and apartment very neat and clean. The maid cleaned it on daily basis (except the Christmas day, of course). Once we left some dishes in the sink...

1Thank Liva A
Reviewed 10 December 2015

A return visit (hopefully not the last) to these clean and comfortable apartments. There's lots to do within a few miles: gardens, museums, levada walks, great restaurants. With free parking and good wifi this makes an ideal place to stay for a break of any length. I was very touched when a bottle of Madeira wine was give to me...

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Remscheid, Germany
Reviewed 21 March 2015

Nice little studio with good beds, kitchenette, own terrace with table and chairs. Calm surroundings. Next supermarket with bakery and best rolls we found on Madeira only ca. 300 m away. Very friendly and flexible owner. Very good WLAN-internet. It's not really negative but you have to know it: The old town is not really nearby. After strenous hiking tours...

2Thank beinda
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Hosts were fantastic . It was my birthday during my stay so they left a birthday card & bottle of delicious Madeiran wine. The apartments were clean & had free internet / cable TV. The local bus 45 is 1 min from the front door which takes you to Funchal in 5 min (20 min walk; uphill on the way...

1Thank matt90
Reviewed 8 February 2015

The clean and comfortable apartments are just the place for a stay in a quiet location in Funchal. The main road is only a couple of minutes away by car (but far enough not to be audible from the apartments) so getting to anywhere else on the island is very straightforward. There is adequate free parking - we parked right...

2Thank JAnon99
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2015

Went here with my partner for January for 5 nights. Loved these mini-apartments with their handy little kitchens that unfold from a cupboard. The only downside was a few ants, but that didn't really bother us - and the staff clean everything each day so not really an issue!

1Thank alexirvine1991

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vilas Maria is a tourist complex of 8 studios situated in a garden setting, only 2 km from Funchal city centre. Each studio has a living room, two single beds, two wardrobes, an ensuite bathroom with shower and bathtube and a kitchenetteThese self-serviced studios feature private patios and are just a 10-minute stroll from the Atlantic shores. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vilas Maria

Address: Caminho Nazare no 24, Funchal, Madeira 9000-095, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: $57 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Vilas Maria 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“We will be back”
 of 5 bubbles tracy182, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All apartments the same with South facing terraces”
 of 5 bubbles matt90, 22 Feb 2015 | Read review
“All rooms appear to be the same.”
 of 5 bubbles JAnon99, 8 Feb 2015 | Read review
“all rooms are equal”
 of 5 bubbles sailauu, 13 Aug 2013 | Read review
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