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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Returning for a third time,it was just as it was...wonderful staff, nothing was too much trouble. The breakfast buffet-well , if there was anything NOT on it, I would be very surprised! and there was always that 'little extra' for that day only. Tea, on the terrace, was superb: from the variety of sandwiches, the -still warm-scones,and the patisserie ,... More 

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Wow...we had an upgrade to a superior room and I think we had the best view of all. The hotel is beautiful, with many ballrooms and public spaces. The cocktail bar is the meeting place each evening and has different entertainment each night. The breakfast buffet is very nice. The pools are heated and it is very relaxing to sit... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I enjoyed afternoon tea recently a special birthday celebration, the experience was very good. A large selection of teas to choose from, staff very attentive and helpful. We also enjoyed a glass of champagne, rather expensive but it did add to the overall experience, well worth a visit.

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Funchal
1 review
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Such a nice location, great service, excellent pools, a wonderful parc; the whole atmosphere in the hotel is very fine; in november / december the madeira island is worth to be visited; we will come next year again.

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Matlock
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Terrific ambience and service, for a special event. Views from the balcony spectacular. The quality of the food and presentation is great and the staff are very attentive to providing a memorable experience.

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Oban, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Returned to this hotel for a third time and found it to be as wonderful as ever. Sheer class and quality, sense of space and of beauty and of elegance, great friendly service, wonderful, if expensive, restaurants, fabulous breakfasts, efficient room service, free soft drinks aplenty, gorgeous gardens to lounge in, beautiful pools to swim in, loads of interesting restaurants... More 

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Oldham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the place to stay if you appreciate style, class, comfort, good dining to name a few of the positives of this hotel. The staff are extremely attentive in all aspects, your comforts being their prime concern. The cleanliness of your room and the hotel in general is beyond reproach. Spectacular views, spectacular grounds and spa facilities. I cannot... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a real palace un the way they treat their guests. Impeccable service, greatest views of the island from any hotel room. We came in early around 9 am, but were met graciously taken for breakfast until room was ready in less than an hour, everything was excellent above and beyond. Thank you to all the workers of this... More 

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Funchal
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is hard to describe our delight at stepping out of a world where everything has to be the fastest, newly re-branded, re-modelled, re-launched, face-lifted, the latest, the newest, the flash-est, the most expensive, cutting-edge, High-Tech, all aimed at the busy and discerning modern couple, it was simply a delight to be totally at home and treated as it we... More 

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Funchal, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The top service staff, the suberb iconic acomodation and service. Went to dinner to the new one star Michelin William restaurant and it was a truly five star experience. Thank you to all the staff for another suberb stay!

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on cliff tops overlooking the Bay of Funchal and the Atlantic Ocean, this legendary hotel has, for over a century, been a standard-bearer for excellence. The hotel is located on 10 acres of subtropical gardens, boasts enviable access to the sea and is within walking distance of Funchal's shops, restaurants and night-life. With its reputation for excellence and discreet service, Belmond Reid's Palace is the ideal place at which to relax and be pampered. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Belmond Reid's Palace

Address: Estrada Monumental 139, Funchal, Madeira 9000-098, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: $424 - $641 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Belmond Reid's Palace 5*
Number of rooms: 163
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Also Known As:
Reid`s Palace By Orient-Express Hotel Funchal
Reids Palace Funchal
Reids Palace Hotel Funchal
Belmond Reid's Palace Funchal, Madeira
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Funchal
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Funchal
#3 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#5 Family Hotel in Funchal
#5 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
#5 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
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“Any rooms is superb”
 of 5 bubbles 4519Mary, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Just visited for afternoon tea”
 of 5 bubbles Sheenagh-doherty, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Stayed on 608 and it was suberb. Silent, city and ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles Gjaime, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea view rooms in main building get sun all day”
 of 5 bubbles ianmC536OZ, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Definitely request for a room that offers both land and ocean views.”
 of 5 bubbles paulinekwan, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
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