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.

Funchal Design Hotel

Show Prices
#54 of 86 Hotels in Funchal
Certificate of Excellence
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
Funchal Design Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

103 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Funchal Design Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 55: English reviews
Valencia, Spain
Reviewed 29 November 2015

The 560 restaurant attached to The Design Hotel may be a little off the usual tourist track in the city centre, but it is certainly worth locating for a meal. Its clientele is mainly business visitors to Funchal and the weekend evening we ate there, we were the only diners. It is certainly one of the best small hotel restaurants...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Mike0745
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2015

i liked this hotel right away but as i was travelling with my uncle i was'st sure if it was the the right place but everything worked out ok the room was small with large see through bathroom but got used to it (we were there 12 nights ) the room was clean great shower & a good veiw of...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank james m
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Small boutique hotel had a great time no complaints .hotel in a great position for easy access to all of funchal .clean tidy and very helpful staff . Great place for a relaxing chilled out holiday. Thank you

 Report
Helpful?
Thank punchbowl125
Weimar, Germany
Reviewed 12 August 2015

A good hotel. Friendly staff, good bed, good breakfast. It's certainly a question of personal taste whether you're appalled by the black walls or whether you appreciate the being warmy enclosed by the rather somber design. I felt fine with it after a short while of getting used to the unusual look. The hotel is well situated some hundred meters...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank cembalogerd
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2015

This hotel is great value for money.. we stayed here for only 1 night but it was a fantastic quirky room and very posh! Im not sure its somewhere you would want to spend the week but it is fantastic for a couple of nights!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Jade C
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

This hotel is conveniently located close to Funchal dowtown (two steps from Dolce Vita shopping mall) and offers a good price / quality ratio. It's modern and conceptually designed and the only drawback is that the predominant colour is black, which makes the interior, especially the bathroom, very dark. Nevertheless, our room was spacious, with all ammenities even a kitchenette,...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank hazinheira
Liverpool UK
Reviewed 20 March 2015

We stayed here for 5 nights at the end of February and were well pleased with our choice of hotel. Very modern design which might be a bit quirky for some. Comfortable firm bed. Clean rooms with good shower. Helpful staff. Continental breakfast was adequate and cooked bacon and eggs could also be ordered. No wi-fi in rooms but available...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank groundhog51
West Sussex
Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a week in February. Good central location. It is a very small hotel which is very clean and modern design. There are only 16 rooms. Our room was small but well presented, although very dark. We would have preferred more privacy in the bathroom and toilet which have transparent glass doors which do not stay shut....

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank ShelleyandMike
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Review collected in partnership with Low Cost Holidays
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Greg H
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2015

We chose this hotel for its small number rooms (16) over 4 floors and its central location. The décor is very modern and predominantly black! Sounds dark but actually works very well with the added lights (that look like wood shavings!) and wonderful metallic dishes on the walls. It grew on me! The staff were not only courteous, friendly but...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Tina M

51 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (51)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (10)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (10)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Other (20)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Funchal hotels
0.6 km away
Albergaria Catedral
Albergaria Catedral
#59 of 86 in Funchal
94 reviews
0.5 km away
Castanheiro Boutique Hotel
0.1 km away
Apartamentos Sao Paulo e Alegria
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.4 km away
Apartamentos Turisticos Avenue Park
0.6 km away
Madeira Bright Star
Madeira Bright Star
#66 of 86 in Funchal
81 reviews
0.2 km away
The Vine Hotel
The Vine Hotel
#19 of 86 in Funchal
1,873 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Funchal Design Hotel

Address: 2-2/A Rua Alegria, Funchal, Madeira 9000-040, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: €67 - €186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Funchal Design Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 16
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline and Expedia so you can book your Funchal Design Hotel 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:
Funchal Design Hotel Madeira
Hotel Style:
#39 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
#47 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
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

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Funchal Design Hotel staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Funchal Design Hotel 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

“Rooms can be a bit noisy”
 of 5 bubbles kimdO4885MR, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“room 401 with great views of the city and sea.”
 of 5 bubbles quicog260, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Nice views on the 4th floor.”
 of 5 bubbles tom-bomb-bad-ill, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor .”
 of 5 bubbles Z3547QKjamesm, 3 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Ask for 4th floor for views.”
 of 5 bubbles TinaM718, 23 Jan 2015 | Read review
5 of 5