Luxurious and very modern, ideal for enthusiasts of gorgeous view and discreet elegance in the fashionable minimalistic style. You can admire view of the Atlantic from practically every place in the hotel; the buildings are wonderfully set into the scenic surroundings, the nurtured garden also makes a great impression Fantastic infinity pools provide the illusion of connecting with the horizon, only a few steps further are steps that lead straight to the emerald ocean. The tasteful décor of reception areas and bars are the peak of modern simplicity, beautiful furniture and fashionable settings combine style with friendly functionality. Luxurious rooms are maintained in similar style, modernly furnished and impeccably clean, they please the eyes with a sea-view. The superb Mar Spa Thalasso, the largest professional SPA centre in Madeira, equipped with state-of-the-art equipment for hydro therapy, offer a rich choice of therapeutic and beauty treatments.
LOCATION: approx. 2 km from the centre of Funchal with many bars, restaurants and shops, right by the ocean; approx. 18 km from the airport in Santa Cruz; bus stop approx. 500 m from the hotel (approx. 2 EUR/Lido, Funchal).
BEACH: rocky shore, descend to the sea by steps from three swimming platforms by the pools, on a huge hotel terrace with sunbathing area.
HOTEL: five-star, luxurious, modern design, built in 2000, completely renovated in 2007, 300 rooms, 2 twin buildings, 10 floors, 6 elevators, including two with panorama of the terrace with swimming pools, spacious, elegant hall, 24h reception, five restaurants (all with the option of dine around - the possibility of using each restaurant as part of the HB hotel benefits - earlier reservation required): Ocean - buffet, iternational cuisine, Sabor a Mar – à la carte, seafood, fish, by the pools, Mam Mamia – Italian cuisine, Koi Sushi – Japanese cuisine, Casa das Espetadas - traditional Madeiran cuisine, children's highchairs and menu available in all restaurants, vegetarian dishes, Lisboa bar, pool bar; conference center for 400 people, sunny terrace with an area of 2000m2 with ocean-view, large garden, free wireless Internet; extra charges: room service, hairdresser, childcare, on-call doctor, laundry, car rental; due to the location of the hotel, level differences occur; amenities for the handicapped; credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club.
ROOM:standard: 2-person (extra bed for 1 adult or 2 children up to 12 y.o. available - sofa), approx. 39 m², luxurious and modern, individually controlled air-conditioning, bathroom (bath, wc; hairdryer, bathrobes), free wireless Internet, cable TV, telephone, safety deposit box, coffee/tea set; extra charges: minibar; additionally for newlyweds: bunch of flowers, fruit basket, bottle of sparkling wine; free cot for children up to 2 years old; balcony (table and chairs); sea-view on order and at a charge.
SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT: two infinity type swimming pools, saltwater, depth 0.4-1.4 m, approx. 95 m² and approx. 80 m², 1 paddling pool, umbrellas, sunbeds, mattresses and towels available by the pool free of charge; Aqua zone: indoor pool with separate children's p, jacuzzi, sauna (out of service until further notice); 2 squash courts, multi-functional court: volleyball, basketball, Vida Health Club: fully equipped gym with classes (aerobics, body combat, pure pump); playground, AQUATICA Kids Club (3-11 y.o., open 5 days a week), childcare (extra charge approx. 10 EUR/h), air-conditioned room; animators, daytime programmes with story reading (in foreign language), walks, art games, drawing, puppet shows, sport activities for children: swimming, tennis, football, occasionally live music in Lisboa bar, occasional animations for adults and children; pool table, table tennis, game room; extra charges: water sports (seasonally): diving, windsurfing, kayaks, pedalos.
SPA: modern Mar Spa Thalasso, approx. 2200 m2, 14 treatment rooms, indoor pool, approx. 76 m2, saltwater, hydro massage, anti-current, geyser and waterfall, sauna, Turkish bath, showers: alternating, Vichy, massage, chromotherapy, thalaxion, algotherapy, massages, rich choice of face and body treatments, including based on chocolate and sea products, 1-, 3- and 5-day therapies: detox, moisturising, slimming, anti-stress, drainage,SPA entry: approx. 30 EUR, treatments payable, guests who use them can use Spa equipment gratis.
SOFT ALL INCLUSIVE (at a surcharge): buffet breakfast (7.30-10.30), served lunch (12.30-14.30), buffet dinner (19.00-21.30) in Ocean restaurant; drinks with main meals (½ bottle of wine or 2 beers or 2 soft drinks and coffee or tea).
CONTACT: (+351) 291 717 700, www.vidamarresorts.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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