We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Quinta da Fonte

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Quinta da Fonte
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 11: English reviews
Start your review of Quinta da Fonte
 Click to rate
Bury Lancs
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Booked this on reviews and the house did not disappoint. The quinta and grounds are both lovely and are about halfway between Funchal and Monte. Breakfast is nice with rolls, ham, cheese and jam, and the little honesty bar is a good touch next to the balcony. The only thing wrong is the lack of restaurants nearby and the lack...

Thank MalBuryLancs
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Really lovely B&B decorated very tastefully with antiques. Big, light and airy rooms; balcony with a view to the sea and hills; lovely breakfast with homemade jam, bread, cheese, ham, yogurt and fruit. Buses to town are quick and quite frequent. Couple speaks little English though. Wifi works best in dining room.

1Thank Raffie6
Reviewed 25 July 2015

For our first 3 days of a 10 week European trip we chose Quinta de Fonte. It exceeded our expectations in every way. Delightful older hosts who had lovingly restored it over 2 decades ago and filled it with antiques. We stayed just after the Madeira Flower festival and the gardens were magnificent. Great views of the Funchal down to...

3Thank citfancier
Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for a peaceful and charming place to stay, you have to book a room att Quinta Da Fonte! The lovely old couple are so nice, and they do everyhting to make you feel as home. The house is like a museum, and our room was so nice! The garden with all the flowers are magnificent! Every...

3Thank elsastina
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Quinta da Fonte is a beautiful historic house with a lovely garden and spectacular views. We stayed for a week in room 3 and found it comfortable, cool and quiet (other the barking of the local dogs in the evening, something beyond the owners control!) Towels and linen were changed frequently and the room serviced. There is just a hand-held...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 13 March 2014

Very welcoming and kind owners--we felt as though we were visiting family. Gardens offer a peaceful retreat, and our room revealed an exceptional stunning distant view of the hills leading down to the marina and ocean. Magical at sunset as the lights twinkle across the city. A very good breakfast under a crystal chandelier including homemade jams and fresh fruit...

1Thank Carrie G
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2014

This is a very atmospheric, traditional small Quinta, on the hill above Funchal, but below Monte. Even in January it was clad with flowers and very peaceful. It is on a bus route but is only conveniently located if you have a hire car, as it is beyond walking distance from the town, and only restaurants, with only a small...

2Thank gilbury
The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 10 January 2014

I think it happens just once in a life that one enters into a heavenly place to stay with incredible beauty, sophistication and friendliness for a price that doesnt break the bank. THIS is that place. I am SOO happy to have found it and utterlty amazed that all week I have been staying here alone, although there are 3...

2Thank dutchguy
Reviewed 24 October 2013

Well, it was something unbelievable. Wonderful place. Everything was working so good. Clean, friendly and the neighborhood so great. Very good situation. And the flowers . . . Everything so good. Please - take a hike - go there, you would like it! We go again if we have time & life.

3Thank Heikki J
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Amazing small hotel, like stepping into a museum. Beautiful gardens with incredible views of Funchal. The family who own it were really friendly and extremely helpful for planning all aspects of our holiday. The hotel is slightly out of the centre but the buses are reliable, frequent and very easy to get the hang of. Can't recommend enough.

2Thank Chris L

51 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (25)
View from Room (4)
Dining (4)
Hotel & Grounds (10)
Room/Suite (4)
Bathroom (1)
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (26)
Hotel & Grounds (6)
View from Room (2)
Bathroom (3)
Room/Suite (4)
Dining (1)
Other (10)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Funchal hotels
1.0 km away
Quinta Jardins do Lago
2.7 km away
Quinta da Casa Branca
Quinta da Casa Branca
#4 of 86 in Funchal
781 reviews
1.8 km away
Quintinha Sao Joao
Quintinha Sao Joao
#10 of 86 in Funchal
1,042 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.9 km away
Hotel Madeira
Hotel Madeira
#25 of 86 in Funchal
415 reviews
2.4 km away
Quinta Da Penha De Franca
3.3 km away
Vila Marta
Vila Marta
#3 of 31 in Funchal
190 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located halfway between Funchal and Monte, Quinta da Fonte, a stylishly restored manor house dating back to the 1850's is surrounded by enchanting gardens with subtropical trees and giant cactus. It offers a fantastic view of the city of Funchal and its bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Quinta da Fonte

Address: Estrada dos Marmeleiros 89 | Imaculado Coracao de Maria, Funchal, Madeira 9050-209, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: ₹ 4,493 - ₹ 4,992 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Quinta da Fonte 3*
Number of rooms: 3
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Quinta da Fonte reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Quinta Da Fonte Funchal, Madeira
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Quinta da Fonte staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“the 2 front rooms have the views”
  • gardens
  • Dining room
  • Hostess, gardens overlooking Funchal & port
  • Just 3 rooms, private chapel, wonderul gardens & views
 of 5 bubbles citfancier, 24 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Room 1 (the biggest one) but each of the 3 have its specialty like a canopy bed or twin beds (the 2 doubles are narrow, just 120 cm bed).”
 of 5 bubbles dutchguy, 10 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Please ask this. There are somebody who knows. You can always have the best. No swimming pool, no fitness what so ever. Everything else 10+”
  • on the balcony
 of 5 bubbles raparipa, 24 Oct 2013 | Read review
3 of 3