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Hotel The Cliff Bay

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glasgow
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

On our first morning when entering the 2 Michelin star II Gallo D'Oro restaurant one of the waiters said "Welcome to paradise sir". We were seated outdoors on the terrace overlooking the beautiful gardens and the Atlantic ocean and it was indeed superb. This being our second visit to the Cliff Bay it was hard to imagine it could be...

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London
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We returned to the Cliff Bay for the fifth time in the last 10 years and thoroughly enjoyed our two-week stay. The hotel is very comfortable, the rooms are of the highest quality and the soundproofing excellent while the service is, as you would expect from a 5 star hotel, top class. The pool areas are wonderful and the larger,...

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a ten day holiday in this excellent hotel. The facilities and location are perfect but what really sets the place apart is the quality of its staff. Throughout all areas of the hotel, staff were attentive, courteous and professional. A truly relaxing experience.

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Thank you for your positive comments. We will share them with our team. Hope to see you soon. Best regards,

Newmarket, UK
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I think this was our fifth visit to Cliff Bay and certainly one of the best. Comfortable and smart without being too formal the balance is just right for us - and we are already thinking about when we might be able to return againe!

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We were very grateful for your feedback and for choosing The Cliff Bay Hotel. Your words confirm the dedication of the entire team and our desire to continue to satisfy our guests needs. We look forward to your next visit! Thank you,

New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed with family of 4. Got upgraded from Standard to a family suite. The rooms have 2 king size beds, which is great for a family. The balcony had sweeping views of the ocean and Funchal. The breakfast was by far the best we had in Portugal. The kids loved the pools as well. A lot of good restaurants within...

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Thank you for your comments and we hope to be able to see you again in the near future. Kind regards,

Brentwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for a week and had a lovely time. Bay view room was very spacious, clean and very comfortable. Only ate breakfast in the hotel and this was excellent buffet style with a very good selection. Facilities all very good and staff very attentive efficient and polite. Would definitely recommend.

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Thank you very much for choosing The Cliff Bay Hotel. We were very pleased to read your message about our hotel and team. Your comments are very valuable for us and for our future guests. We look forward to having you back again! Yours faithfully,

Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a superbly elegant and relaxing hotel. My wife and I wanted a crash out break to get away from things at home. The room was spacious and well appointed and extremely quiet, the views across the bay and harbour were wonderful. The staff were friendly and very helpful and we would DEFINITELY return. We couldnt fault anytrhing.The hotel...

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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,

Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful sea view room on 8th floor. Superlative service from everyone.....from welcome at reception to turn down service at night. Outside areas beautifully maintained and well equipped with loungers and parasols. Food excellent. Can't wait for return trip!

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Thank you very much for your comments. Nothing makes us happier than meeting the expectations of our guests. Looking foward to see you soon. Kind regards,

North Wales
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a two week break to get over the Christmas Blues in January this year for myself and my Wife. We chose this Hotel due to its outstanding reviews and position overlooking Funchal and its wonderful harbour From arrival to leaving we were treated with great respect from all staff. Our room overlooked the cruise ships arriving/leaving which was a...

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We were very grateful for your feedback and for choosing the Cliff Bay Hotel. Your words confirm the dedication of the entire team and our desire to continue to satisfy our guests needs. We look forward to your next visit! Thank you,

Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite by chance we met friends who were staying at this hotel so we arranged to meet in reception. (They are regular visitors). I felt very at home here, quite luxurious in comparison to my hotel. We had a tour of the pool/ garden area, all well maintained. Coffee was taken on the lower level and of course served by...

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Thank you for your comments and for choosing our hotel. It was a pleasure to have you with us and we hope to see you again soon. Yours sincerely,

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Atlantic Ocean stretches as far as the eye can see at the foot of The Cliff Bay which is perched on the top of a natural promontory. The hotel is surrounded by gardens with innumerable secluded corners and centenary palm trees extending to the very edge of the cliff face. The panorama is completed by a magnificent view over the bay of Funchal to the left of the hotel.The most influential restaurant guide in the world, the Michelin Guide, has awarded a star to Il Gallo d'Oro, The Cliff Bay's gourmet restaurant run by Chef Benoît Sinthon. This is Madeira's first and only star ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel The Cliff Bay

Address: Estrada Monumental, 147, Funchal, Madeira 9004-532, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: ₹ 12,138 - ₹ 24,137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel The Cliff Bay 5*
Number of rooms: 200
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Also Known As:
The Cliff Bay - Porto Bay Hotel Funchal
Cliff Bay Porto Funchal
Cliff Bay Hotel Funchal
Cliff Bay Hotel Madeira
Hotel The Cliff Bay Funchal, Madeira
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Funchal
#2 Family Hotel in Funchal
#3 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
#3 Business Hotel in Funchal
#4 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
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“Sea view rooms have great views.”
FiveStarSoni, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We like the top floor sea view rooms”
AJSW, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Pick a harbour and sea view - you can watch the Cruise ships coming in !”
billandsue2017, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Worth paying a premium for room on upper floor with sea view.”
  • Taken on arrival from 8th floor balcony
A9763VSjohns, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Facing the harbour for fantastic sunrises !”
papapischer, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
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