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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

I am writing this review on the end of our first week here at the "Savoy Gardens". We have a large balcony suite on the 7th floor and the views are amazing ... We can see the entire bay of Funchal and the ships arriving and leaving the port from here very clearly! On arrival we were quickly checked in... More 

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4 Thank Davidandtracy
189167Antonio, Manager at Sensimar Savoy Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for staying with us at The Savoy Gardens Hotel and taking the time to write your lovely review. We are delighted to read that we have met your expectation making your stay with us a memorable occasion. We fully agree with you, Christmas is such a beautiful time to be in Funchal where one can enjoy... More 

Northwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Stayed here 23rd November for a week. Room was on third floor (309) with sea view. Apart from facing a very busy road, the view was great, we could see the cruise ships arriving & departing. We stayed on a half board basis. Breakfast was good with plenty of choice, although evening meals were not so good, rather bland &... More 

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189167Antonio, Manager at Sensimar Savoy Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your recent visit to the Savoy Gardens Hotel. it was a delight to have had you with us and we welcome your feedback, both positive and constructive. This is very important to us as it helps us improve the services and facilities we provide. We hope to... More 

Governorate of Muscat, Oman
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26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

We requested a room on a high floor and were very pleased to be given a room on the sixth floor. We really enjoyed the sea views from the balcony. It was our third stay at this hotel and everything was just as good as on previous visits (food, friendly staff, housekeeping standards etc). The beds were enormous and very... More 

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189167Antonio, Manager at Sensimar Savoy Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guests, It was such a pleasure to read your wonderful review on TripAdvisor following to your recent repeat stay at The Savoy Gardens Hotel. We were delighted that you enjoyed every aspect of your visit and please be assured that we will be sharing your kind and motivating words of praise with the entire team. We would like to... More 

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2015

This is a lovely hotel, located about 25 minutes walk from the centre of Funchal. The rooms are immaculate, spacious and our sea view was lovely - we even spotted dolphins from here on our last morning! The public areas of the hotel are also maintained to a very high standard and the roof top terrace and jacuzzi are a... More 

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189167Antonio, Manager at Sensimar Savoy Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you choosing The Savoy Gardens Hotel for your holiday accommodation and for sharing your valuable comments on TripAdvisor following your stay with us. Although we were extremely pleased that you found your room, public areas and facilities were maintained to the highest levels, we also welcome your observations, which we will be monitoring... More 

Greater London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2015

I have to agree with this review , I have stayed at this hotel , and recently a neighbour of mine , the person who dissed the retired brit comments her holiday was so lovely yet she wants to spend time on the internet !!!! if my holiday was so lovely I certainly wouldn't be on the internet until my... More 

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3 Thank Harriet J
189167Antonio, Manager at Sensimar Savoy Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you kindly for taking the trouble to share your views following your stay with us at The Savoy Gardens Hotel and we are sorry that you did not receive the usual high levels of service that has enabled our other guests to rate us so highly. I can assure you that everyone here takes a great... More 

Peebles, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2015

For value for money, this is a great hotel. The staff are friendly and the hotel is very clean. The bedrooms are large with a fridge, tea/coffee making facilities and free wifi. The bathrooms too are spacious with plenty of hot water. The restaurant is self-service and the tables are quite close. However, the food was good and varied and... More 

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189167Antonio, Manager at Sensimar Savoy Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guests, We would like to thank you for your continued preference for The Savoy Gardens Hotel and it was such a pleasure to have you with us again. We do appreciate you writing such a lovely review on TripAdvisor and were so pleased that we were able to impress you again with our services and facilities - we will... More 

vonnie0101
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27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

we stayed at this hotel for one week starting on the 16th November 2015. We booked a private taxi transfer from the airport and arrived at the hotel about 1230 hrs. We already knew from other reviews that you could not check in early, so decided to walk into the resort and have lunch and explore the hotel. Once we... More 

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189167Antonio, Manager at Sensimar Savoy Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your comments on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to The Savoy Gardens Hotel. Our main goal is to ensure that each guest has a truly memorable experience and when our teams' efforts are acknowledged it makes it all worthwhile- so thank you your high praise, which we will certainly share with the entire team... More 

Tamworth, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed our week at the Savoy Gardens. Hotel very clean and modern, staff pleasant, breakfast and dinner offered a good selection of nicely cooked food. We had a side room which was fine, but the balcony was very small indeed so be aware of this when booking. I had read somewhere that the pool is heated, I didn't think... More 

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189167Antonio, Manager at Sensimar Savoy Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was such a pleasure to read the wonderful review you posted on TripAdvisor following your recent visit to The Savoy Gardens Hotel. We would like to thank you for chosing our hotel and hope to have the pleasure of your return visit very soon. Warmest regards and Muito Obrigado. Wishes of a Merry Christmas The Management More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Excellent hotel,staff,and Thomson support staff.Restaurant is on a self-service basis with a high standard of hygiene. Bar etc. works on a 'no cash" system. Bills can be cleared daily or at the end of your stay. This works well.

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3 Thank edith_ireland
189167Antonio, Manager at Sensimar Savoy Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of your recent stay at The Savoy Gardens Hotel and also for your kind compliments towards our numerous facilities and high level of service. We truly look forward to having the opportunity to welcome you back to our hotel on a future visit. With warm regards and Muito... More 

Conwy, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

My wife and i stayed for a week in November 2015 and we truly love this hotel.The staff are wonderful,very friendly and a credit to their lovely island. We have previously stayed at the Savoy Gardens and we were so pleased that the high standards previously experiened have been maintained. It is not surprising that many of the quests have... More 

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189167Antonio, Manager at Sensimar Savoy Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Firstly, it was such a pleasure to have you back with us and we would like to thank you for continued preference for the Savoy Gardens Hotel. We are indeed privileged to serve so many wonderful guests like yourselves who honour us with their return visits time and again - at times it's just like a big family... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cradled against an oceanfront hillside and located in a quiet and sunny suburb of Funchal, within approx 2km from the city centre, the renovated Hotel Savoy Gardens (ex-Vila Ramos), renowned for the provision of friendly and personalised service, offers amazing mountain and sea views across lush verdant plantations. The Savoy Gardens is a friendly boutique-style hotel that provides its guests a modern feel and a traditional quality. All 119 completely renovated rooms include 9 suites. All have their own furnished balcony and are equipped with air-conditioning, direct dial telephone, flat screen TV set with interactive TV, FREE internet wireless system, tea and coffee making facilities, safety box and mini-bar, plus a fully equipped bathroom with bathtub, shower and hairdryer.The elegant and new interiors are all designed in soft colours with excellent materials to create a relaxing atmosphere throughout the hotel. The Savoy Gardens Hotel features the Restaurant Laurissilva, serving a daily buffet breakfast and themed Buffet dinners with cooking station. In a reserved cosy area, this restaurant also features a elegant a la carte dinner service. The Cica cocktail bar serving evening cocktails and the Palmeira bar serving snacks, hot and fresh drinks throughout the day as well as a daily suggestion of healthy and delicious light dishes for lunch. One outdoor freshwater heated swimming pool, a panoramic rooftop 360º view terrace with sun-lounges, jacuzzi, shower and self-service bar - the ideal location to spot the daily arrivals and departures of cruise liners in Funchal's harbour. Some of the facilities are also located in the lower-ground floor, such as the Spa with themed and seasonal promotions and special spa packages, the hairdresser, a games and TV room with internet desk and the Night Club Magnolia with nightly live music and entertainment. The Savoy Gardens Hotel is a new concept in Adults Only accommodation. Conceived as a place for rest and fun specially dedicated for those seeking a relaxing although extravagant vacation: unique experiences, amazing entertainment programmes, personalised service and attention to detail and all the commodities and services of a hotel for guests over 16 years of age. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sensimar Savoy Gardens

Address: Azinhaga da Casa Branca, Funchal, Madeira 9004-543, Portugal (Formerly Savoy Gardens)
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: $100 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sensimar Savoy Gardens 4*
Number of rooms: 119
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