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Hotel Escola

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Stotfold, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We discovered this restaurant in 2015 and like it so much we went back for a 2nd visit and even recommended it to friends. That meant that it had to be on our list for 2016. Much is as good as ever, but the big disappointment was the steak we ordered as the main course. Some wanted well done, others...

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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2016

My wife has a gluten allergy and the hotel staff went out of their way to ensure she did not have any gluten. On the third day they had arranged for gluten free bread to be available. The hotel as a whole was very good with the reception staff giving us bus cards which we could have charged up in...

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Reviewed 5 March 2016

Lovely clean hotel, a little out of Funchal but very easily reached by bus 2, local transport is superb. Our room had a sea view but then think all the rooms do. Breakfast was adequate, you wont starve but it doesn't blow you away, fresh fruit which is brill but no toaster or eggs leave things limited in choice. We...

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Coventry, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Where to start...? At the beginning, of course! Smiling, friendly and efficient check-in, which always starts a visit off well. Our room had a beautiful view over the sea to the west which gave us a pretty (and short) sunset every day, watched from the very generous balcony which wasn't over-looked by any other rooms. The room itself was very...

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surrey
Reviewed 13 February 2016

We visited this hotel on the recommendation of strangers we spoke to at the airport 4 years ago and were not disappointed. We requested and were given a sea view room which was comfortable, clean and well decorated. The tv was old and scratched and although we would have liked English TV we managed well without. The food was excellent...

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Bury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2015

We have been to Madeira several times and are trying different Hotels each time. This Hotel has good reviews on TripAdvisor and we would agree it is great value Hotel that has a good location with sea view rooms available. It only has around 20 rooms so can be quiet ( which suited us ) Staff friendly, breakfast adequate, rooms...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2015

We went with friends, who have been numerous times before, to the training school restaurant for Sunday lunch. In the hills above the town this is clearly not on the tourist trail. The vast majority of the tables were crowded with happy, three-generation Madeiran family groups having a good time and with kids behaving beautifully. The first three courses are...

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Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

Excellent value for money. The evening meal at €17.50 is simple - usually a fish dish or a meat dish but they are well prepared, the staff are very helpful and keep the wine glass regularly topped up. Maybe a couple of very minor points: a kettle in the room would be nice though we manage perfectly well with our...

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Cangothere
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for one night after our holiday in Madeira before flying home and found it to be quiet and very comfortable. Only complaint my husband and I both had was that the pillows were lumpy and too big. The breakfast was excellent but our evening meal, although beautifully presented, was not the best I am afraid. I had tuna...

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Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2015

This is the school that trains hotel staff and includes a complete resturant side where the pupils learn how to cook and serve. We stopped in for lunch "first class, brilliant" very good food and happy and helpful students and at a very good price. Also called in for drinks in the afternoon, again all very friendly

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Escola

Address: Praca A.C.I.F. Camara Comercio e Industria da Madeira 9000 246 | Sao Martinho, Funchal, Madeira 9000-044, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: €51 - €78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Escola 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Hotel Escola Madeira/Funchal
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“Sea view room was great.”
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