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    Hotel The Cliff Bay

    Estrada Monumental, 147, Funchal, Madeira 9004-532, Portugal
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    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
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    • Excellent85%
    • Very good11%
    • Average2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 2,325 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We have been here twice before but a few years ago, and remember the Cliff Bay as one of the best in which we had stayed. We were not disappointed this time - if anything, it is even better and we didn't think this possible....More

    Thank Meg055
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    From first appearances and for our whole stay we were not disappointed. The vast choice of food (for which some people took great advantage of!) to the cleanliness of the pools and the rooms, I am not sure what anyone could mark this hotel and...More

    3  Thank Jude5258
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    This was our first visit to the island and so glad we picked the Cliff Bay. We were upgraded to room 003 which is accessed from a private lift from the 9th floor. The view and the size of the terrace were superb. Personally we...More

    1  Thank Ken B
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    This hotel has got to be perfect. From checking in, given a glass of champagne. No carrying cases to your room, they were whisked away by a porter. Room with a sea view, but to be honest I think all rooms have a sea view....More

    1  Thank Barbara C
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Stayed for seven nights, great reception, great friendly staff. Rooms fantastic with great views all round, house keeping top quality.Food at all restaurants very good quality. The big draw back was the price of the wine and spirits, bottle of Mateus €24.00!! @ supermarket 100m...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$177 - US$415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Funchal
    • #2 Family Hotel in Funchal
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Funchal
    • #3 Business Hotel in Funchal
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 200
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    • Location
    • Portugal >
    • Madeira Islands >
    • Madeira >
    • Funchal
    • Also Known As
    • The Cliff Bay - Porto Bay Hotel Funchal ,
    • Cliff Bay Porto Funchal ,
    • Cliff Bay Hotel Funchal ,
    • Cliff Bay Hotel Madeira ,
    • Hotel The Cliff Bay Madeira/Funchal
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    Response from Castellau | Reviewed this property |
    As far as I remember there were men in shorts at breakfast
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    The dress code is generally smart/ casual. We eat at a range of restaurants and dress thus when we go out, often wear a linen jacket with maybe a scarf just to dress things up a bit. It's a personal thing really, as some... More
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    "The sea views are amazing but even the back views are fine ."
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    "Garden/sea view have shade in the morning and sun in the afternoon higher floors have refurbed rooms"
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    "Choose a Twin Room with Sea and City View. It offers superior views of the harbour of Funchal and the ocean."
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    "We had a Funchal view room which has morning sun and beautiful views."
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