Family hotel situated in a quiet area, part of the Dorisol complex consisting of 3 hotels. The elegant interiors, rooms maintained in bright colours and typical Madeiran decoration with strelitzia, make you feel the atmosphere of the island and relax comfortably. The kids can have fun in the paddling pool or play on the playground; hotel swimming pools, evening animations and relaxation at the wellness centre await adults. The excellent location and proximity of downtown Funchal won’t let boredom kick in - nearby there are also attractions like the famous Christiano Ronaldo Museum (CR7) and colourful botanical gardens.
LOCATION: in Lido hotel district, approx. 2 km from the centre of FUNCHAL, the nearest shops and bars approx. 50 m from the hotel, approx. 6 km from Jardin Tropical Monte Palace; approx. 10 km from Jardim Botanico de Madeira; approx. 20 km from the airport in Santa Cruz; bus stop approx. 100 m from the hotel (approx. 2 EUR/Funchal).
BEACH: in the region of Funchal there are a few rocky beaches, additionally Ponta Gorda beach: approx. 600 m from the hotel artificial terraces with a few pools with seawater, also for children, entry payable (approx. 5 EUR); slide by the children's pool.
HOTEL: three-star, built in 1972, renovated in 2013, outdoor swimming pool area of Dorisol hotels renovated in 2019, 148 rooms, 1 building, 11 floors, 2 elevators, spacious lobby, 24h reception, Europa restaurant - buffet meals, international cuisine, highchairs for children available, Terrace Bar next to the pool; souvenir shop, reading room, parking, garden, free wireless Internet in generally accessible areas; extra charges: childcare, laundry; level differences occur; credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club.
ROOM:standard: 2-person (1 extra bed available), approx. 20 m², elegant and well-maintained, bathroom (bath or shower, wc; hairdryer), satellite TV, telephone, safety deposit box (payable); free cot for children up to 2 years old on order before arrival; balcony (in room with extra bed French balcony).
SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT: swimming pool, rectangular, fresh water, approx. 84 m², depth 1.5-2.55 m, paddling pool for children, fresh water, approx. 16 m², depth 0.4 m, umbrellas, sunbeds and mattresses available by the pool free of charge, towels at a guarantee deposit (approx. 10 EUR); indoor swimming pool, rectangular, fresh water, approx. 90 m², depth 1.2 m; fitness centre, table tennis, pool table, darts; playground for children, animations for adults (21.00-23.00): performances, shows; tennis court (approx. 5 EUR/h) with equipment rental (approx. 5 EUR/h); wellness centre: sauna, Jacuzzi; at a charge: massages; external offer: approx. 10 km from 18-hole golf course Palheiro Golf; possibility of using swimming pools and sports infrastructure in the hotels of the Dorisol chain.
ALL INCLUSIVE (against a surcharge): buffet breakfast (7.30-10.00), buffet lunch (12.00-14.00), buffet dinner (19.00-21.00) in the main restaurant; coffee, tea (10.00-23.00) in the bar; snacks (16.00-18.00) in the bar; unlimited soft drinks and local alcohol drinks (10.00-23.00) in the bar.
CONTACT: 00351/291706661, www.dorisol.com
The hours of serving meals provided in the offer as well as the functioning of particular elements of the hotel infrastructure may be subject to slight changes due to seasonality, weather conditions, guests' requests or force majeure, which the hotelier will not have the control of.
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