Excellent location near the centre of Funchal with its shops and restaurants and close to the popular swimming sites of Lido and Ponta Gorda. Praised for its cleanliness and professional service it offers minimalist, comfortable and modern rooms with kitchenettes. On site there is a restaurant serving Portuguese cuisine and 2 bars. Ideal place for relaxation is a well-maintained swimming pool with a fantastic ocean-view. Recommended also as a starting point for touring Madera.
LOCATION: on a cliff, in Lido hotel district, approx. 3.5 km from the centre of FUNCHAL, the nearest shops and bars approx. 200 m from the hotel, approx. 7.2 km from Jardin Tropical Monte Palace; approx. 6.8 km from Jardim Botanico de Madeira; approx. 23 km from the airport on Madera; bus stop approx. 100 m from the hotel (centre of Funchal).
BEACH: in the area of Funchal there are a few rocky beaches; Lido bathing resort: approx. 400 m from the hotel, access via pavement, artificial terraces, descend to the ocean by stairs, swimming pool with fresh water, umbrellas and sunbeds payable; Ponta Gorda bathing resort (entry payable: approx. 5 EUR): approx. 700 m from the hotel, artificial terraces with 2 swimming pools with seawater, also for children, slide for children by the swimming pool.
HOTEL: four-star, built in 1972, renovated in 2014, 88 rooms, 1 building, 10 floors, 2 elevators, lobby, 24h reception, restaurant O'Classico - buffet meals, à la carte, Portuguese and international cuisine, children's highchairs and menu available, formal attire obligatory during dinner (gentlemen long trousers), earlier reservation required, 2 bars, including one by the pool; library; terrace with ocean-view, garden, car park, free wireless Internet; extra charges: safety deposit box in reception, room service, laundry, childcare, car and bicycle rental; credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club.
ROOM:studio: 2-person (1 or 2 extra beds available), approx. 22 m², air-conditioned, bathroom (shower, wc; hairdryer), kitchenette, wireless Internet, satellite TV, telephone, fridge; extra charges: safety deposit box (approx. 1 EUR/day), coffee espresso machine; free cot for children up to 2 years old on order before arrival; balcony (table and chairs); side and frontal sea-view at a charge.
SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT: swimming pool, fresh water, depth 0.6-1.65 m, approx. 120 m², separate p for children, approx. 20 m², depth 0.6 m, hydro massage, umbrellas, sunbeds and mattresses available by the pool free of charge; extra charges: tennis court with floodlights and equipment rental.
CONTACT: 00351/291706790, www.duastorres.pt
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