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Overview of The Cliff Bay

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Indoor pool, outdoor pool
Indoor pool, outdoor pool
Indoor pool, outdoor pool
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The Cliff Bay

5 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationComplexo Balnear do Lido9 min walk
  • Popular LocationMadeira Casino15 min walk
  • Popular LocationCR7 Museum19 min walk
  • AirportFunchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo)20 min drive

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About this area


Located in Funchal, The Cliff Bay is on the waterfront. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Madeira Botanical Garden and Santa Cruz Beach, while Complexo Balnear do Lido and CR7 Museum are popular area attractions. Travelling with kids? Consider Funchal Municipal Garden and Museum of Natural History. Scuba diving offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Complexo Balnear do Lido - 9 min walk
  • Madeira Casino - 15 min walk
  • CR7 Museum - 19 min walk
  • La Vie Shopping Center - 25 min walk
  • Funchal Municipal Garden - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo) - 20 min drive


  • Il Gallo dOro — 1 min walk
  • The Rose Garden — 1 min walk
  • Petit Fours - 6 min walk
  • L'osteria - 6 min walk
  • Casa Italia - 7 min walk

About this property

The Cliff Bay

Family-friendly Funchal hotel in São Martinho, walk to Complexo Balnear do Lido
This smoke-free hotel features 3 restaurants, a full-service spa and an indoor pool. Self parking is free. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. All 202 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and Smart TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find DVD players, minibars and separate baths and showers.
The Cliff Bay offers 202 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Smart televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, bathrobes, bidets and complimentary toiletries. This Funchal hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include a safe and coffee/tea makers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Spa at The Cliff Bay has 8 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include hot stone massages, facials, body wraps and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic and reflexology.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Cliff Bay and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Cliff Bay offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Cliff Bay cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Cliff Bay?
As of 9 May 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Cliff Bay on 15 May 2021 start from £173, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does The Cliff Bay have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool, an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Is The Cliff Bay pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Cliff Bay?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Cliff Bay?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 2 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Cliff Bay?
Checkout is at noon.
Does The Cliff Bay provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs on request. A fee of EUR 33.50 per room applies.
Where is The Cliff Bay located?
This family-friendly Funchal hotel is located on the waterfront, within 1 mi (2 km) of Barreiros Stadium, Complexo Balnear do Lido and CR7 Museum. Funchal Marina and Madeira Botanical Garden are also within 3 miles (5 km).