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Porto Santa Maria Hotel

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Porto Santa Maria lies at the water's edge in the very heart of Funchal's old centre. Its close relationship to the sea, the outstanding and exclusive views over the harbour where the cruise ships dock, its picturesque surroundings and the unique flavours of its cuisine result in genuine urban tranquility. A congenial hotel offering 146 rooms, restaurant, bars, direct access to the promenade, outdoor pool, indoor pool, SPA, gym, parking...all in the heart of the city.
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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Adult pool
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Paid Internet
Paid Wifi
Sauna
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
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Marina View
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97Great for walkers
Grade: 97 out of 100
117Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
32Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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That was the FIFTH time we have been at the Porto Santa Maria. For us, it has always been a good experience. Never mind the location, the facilities compare with the best BUT the first and biggest bonus is the STAFF. Every Porto Santa Maria employee is top class - they know
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Response from Carla_Bacanhim, General Manager at Porto Santa Maria Hotel
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for your nice feedback, I’m so glad to learn that we manage to correspond to your expectations once again. It is especially gratifying to learn that you enjoy the service from our staff; they do their best to deliver the best service to all our guests. It’s a great pleasure to welcome our loyal guests back to our hotel and I hope to see you soon. Yours Truly Carla
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Great location, next to both the sea and the old town with it's miriad resturants. Great breakfast, lots of choice and very high quality. Great room, well appointed with a terrace leading onto the patio.. Great service, and they even suprised my wife a really, really nice
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Response from Carla_Bacanhim, General Manager at Porto Santa Maria Hotel
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for the time you spent giving us your opinion of your experience at our hotel. We are very pleased to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Carla
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Returned again to this very efficient and clean hotel. Ideally situated in the heart of the old Town with it's numerous and very good restaurants where we ate. Lovely room with sea view and balcony kept immaculately clean by the staff. Particularly enjoyed some of the Madeiran
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Response from Carla_Bacanhim, General Manager at Porto Santa Maria Hotel
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for the time you spent giving us your opinion of your experience at our hotel. We are very pleased to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Carla
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We just returned from a 14 night stay January / February. This was our 5th visit to Porto Santa Maria and we were not disappointed. The hotel is perfect for us. We always book a sea view room and have been lucky to get rooms with superb views from the front of hotel across
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Response from Carla_Bacanhim, General Manager at Porto Santa Maria Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for your nice feedback, I’m so glad to learn that we manage to correspond to your expectations once again. It is especially gratifying to learn that you enjoy the service from our staff; they do their best to deliver the best service to all our guests. It’s a great pleasure to welcome our loyal guests back to our hotel and I hope to see you soon. Yours Truly Carla
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Discovered while in Funchal last year and we were not disappointed. Beautiful hotel with an sea-view. Breakfast generous and good. Wonderful staff. Very clean room. Thanks to every one for this lovely three weeks.
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Response from Carla_Bacanhim, General Manager at Porto Santa Maria Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for the time you spent giving us your opinion of your experience at our hotel. We are very pleased to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Carla
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Hi, a good Bottle of red can be had for around 17 euros. Didn't purchase by the carafe. Drinks are very reasonable compared with the UK, Spain, Italy etc.,
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They are reasonable.
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Dear Guest, Thank you for your query, We have the Gala diners on the 24th and 31st December, as a reference the direct cost of the Galas in 2018 was €100 for the 24th and €145 for the 31st December, per person, drinks included. Please note that if you book with a Tour Operator, you need to check in the Galas are already included in the holiday package. Please feel free to contact us if you need further assistance. Yours Truly Carla
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Dear Guest, Thank you for your query, The weather in December is still very good, with some sunny days and the temperature between 19 to 21 degrees during the day. In the gymm we have, bike, treadmill, rowing, ellipticall, strength machine. Please feel free to contact us directly if you need further assistance Yours Truly Carla
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Dear Guest, Thank you for your query, Please advise in advance your diet requirements and your stay and the Chef will take care of heving it available for your stay Looking forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back Yours Truly Carla
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"Avoid rooms overlooking the Cable Car Terminal, request Sea View"
"Our room had sea view and a kitchenette. We've stayed here for several years and have always had good rooms!"
"Ask for a sea-view"
"Ask for sea view overlooking port"
"If possible a room with a sea view"
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PRICE RANGE
US$154 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
porto santa maria funchal
LOCATION
PortugalMadeira IslandsMadeiraFunchal
NUMBER OF ROOMS
146
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