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House Located in the World Biosphere Reserve
Estrada das Covas, nº55, Santana, Madeira Region
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5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
excellent séjour à Santana grace à Nélio et sa famille ! logement au top !

"Nous étions 2 adultes avec 2 enfants (9 et 12 ans) et nous avons passé un excellent séjour chez Nélio et sa petite famille ! Ce sont des gens très sympathiques, accueillants et qui se rendent disponibles ! Nous avons beaucoup apprécié leur gentillesse ! le logement est conforme à la description , ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Sep 2019

House Located in the World Biosphere Reserve
Casas da Avenida e do Pico
Caminho do Larano 11, Machico, Madeira
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5/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)

"Perfect stay. Great apartment, very clean and with everything needed, even toys for the kids!"…"

Reviewed on 28 Nov 2018

Casas da Avenida e do Pico
Canico De Baixo: HEAVEN I - Luxury and spacious apartment with ocean view - Canico De Baixo
4.9/5Exceptional! (25 reviews)
Superb luxury apartment

"Stayed in Heaven 1 apartment for a recent 2 week holiday in Madeira. The apartment's location, on the hillside just a short distance from the centre of coastal Canico de Baixo and about 1 mile down from the inland village of Canico made it an ideal base for going to both and also for accessing the ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jun 2018

Canico De Baixo: HEAVEN I - Luxury and spacious apartment with ocean view - Canico De Baixo
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Reid's Palace, A Belmond Hotel, Madeira
5 out of 5
Estrada Monumental 139, Funchal
The price is £278 per night from 11 May to 12 May
4.9/5Exceptional! (445 reviews)

"Reid's is a stunning hotel steeped in history and elegance, perched on the cliff above Funchal. The welcome is warm and professional and staff are extremely polite, but for a five star hotel, there's just something not quite right. Whether it's due to Covid or whether it's the fact that we've been ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan 2021

Reid's Palace, A Belmond Hotel, Madeira
São Francisco Accommodation
3 out of 5
Rua Sao Francisco N17, Funchal
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4.8/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)

"Excellent location. Great service. Super clean and comfortable bed"…"

Reviewed on 3 Oct 2019

São Francisco Accommodation
Castanheiro Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
Rua do Castanheiro 31, Funchal
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £135 per night from 13 Apr to 14 Apr
4.7/5Exceptional! (384 reviews)
Fantastic boutique hotel

"Beautiful hotel and in a fantastic location in Funchal. The room we had was lovely and a really good size. We particularly liked the pool area and it’s incredible view. All of the staff were very friendly and breakfast was good. Would definitely return here if in Funchal again."…"

Reviewed on 10 Oct 2020

Castanheiro Boutique Hotel
Apartamento Ocean Cliff
14 rua do cabrestante, Funchal, Madeira Region
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4.7/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
WONDERFUL

"We stayed at Hugo's apartment for a wonderful 28 days, it was very comfortable and the outdoor space was amazing. We arrived at the appartment in the evening after unpacking the essentials we sat out on the terrace enjoying a glass of wine and listening to the ocean the next morning we could see ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Dec 2020

Apartamento Ocean Cliff
Ecological Farm Dream by the sea
Sítio da Igreja, Faial, Madeira, Santana, Madeira Region
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4.7/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Beautiful view from the Quinta. Hosts were very accommodating. We arrived late and they still met us

"Great place to stay"…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct 2019

Ecological Farm Dream by the sea
Rochinha’s house with fabulous views over the bay of funchal
Travessa do Coronel Cunha nº10, Funchal, Madeira Region
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4.6/5Exceptional! (31 reviews)
Very comfortable with great views from bedrooms

"Lovely spacious property, well equipped and tastefully presented. Being halfway up a steep hill we resorted to taxis to take us home in the evenings."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jul 2019

Rochinha’s house with fabulous views over the bay of funchal
Casa Rustica's Peak (Nature)
Nº 123 Caminho das Florenças - Arco da, Calheta GPS: 32º 43'39'' N 17º 10'43'' W, Calheta, Madeira Region
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4.6/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Super views from this newly created barn conversion. Owners were really helpful and informative.

"Good base to explore the south west of the island. House is modern and owners made sure we were comfortable and were quick to help if we had any questions."…"

Reviewed on 9 Apr 2018

Casa Rustica's Peak (Nature)
Hotel Porto Santa Maria
4 out of 5
Avenida do Mar e das Comunidades, Madeirenses 50, Funchal
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The price is £126 per night from 13 Apr to 14 Apr
4.6/5Exceptional! (282 reviews)
Great holiday at the most perfect destination

"We had a very comfortable and lovely stay at this beautiful sea-front hotel. The bar with sea view is perfect to wind down after the long days and the amazing heated pool is great to days-in at the hotel. The highlight is of course the friendly staff and amazing service even at such difficult times ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2021

Hotel Porto Santa Maria
Vitorina Corte Guesthouse
2 out of 5
Rua de Santa Maria 279, Funchal, Madeira
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4.5/5Wonderful! (125 reviews)
Back again

"Been here many times. Sad to see things quiet with Covid."…"

Reviewed on 20 Dec 2020

Vitorina Corte Guesthouse
Santa Maria - Hostel
2 out of 5
Rua de Santa Maria 145, Funchal
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The price is £29 per night from 14 Apr to 15 Apr
4.4/5Excellent! (66 reviews)
Fantastic Hostel in Excellent Location

"Amazing hostel - exceeded my expectations with the nice building, friendly and helpful staff, fantastic breakfast and daily free cake!"…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar 2019

Santa Maria - Hostel
Elegant Self Catering 2 Bedrooms Apartment in the Heart of Old Town
Rua Jaime Moniz, nº 3, Bloco A, 2º D, Funchal, Madeira Region
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4.3/5Excellent! (12 reviews)
Good Location in Funchal Old Town

"We enjoyed our stay at this spacious apartment. The balcony was our favorite sunny spot for morning coffee and afternoon Happy Hour. The kitchen is well-equipped and the furniture is comfortable. The bed is nice and the bedding is good quality. Great choice for the location in old-town. AYS did a ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar 2020

Elegant Self Catering 2 Bedrooms Apartment in the Heart of Old Town
Sentido Galosol
4 out of 5
Rua D. Francisco Santana, Caniço de Baixo, Santa Cruz, Madeira
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The price is £67 per night from 23 Apr to 24 Apr
4.3/5Excellent! (227 reviews)
Slightly above average

"It is a good hotel in a nice location with above-average room sizes. The views of the coast are good, but do not fool yourself that there is a beach—there is not. The best pools (those with views) were closed the entire time we were there. Breakfast is passable and the service is good but unremarkable. ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan 2021

Sentido Galosol
Hotel Monte Carlo
3 out of 5
Calcada da Saude, 10, Funchal
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The price is £65 per night from 13 Apr to 14 Apr
3.9/5Good! (395 reviews)
Fab views

"We stayed here for a week. Beautiful spot, lovely hotel. Great views over Funchal. Varied breakfast which was very good. Large room with old world charm. Very pleasant and helpful staff. Would happily stay here again."…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2020

Hotel Monte Carlo
Hotel Windsor
4 out of 5
Rua das Hortas 4C, Funchal
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The price is £58 per night from 18 Apr to 19 Apr
3.7/5Good! (236 reviews)
Covid cancellation

"Because of covid and flight cancellation we did not go to Madeira. We informed you in November!"…"

Reviewed on 19 Dec 2020

Hotel Windsor
Studio In Funchal Old Tow Free Wifi
Rua dos Barreiros, nº 8 - 2º F, Funchal, Madeira Region
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3.3/5 (4 reviews)
Perfect for us

"The photos are true and accurate. The studio is recently updated and well done. Cozy and comfortable. The location is wonderful. Sunshine pouring in with many restaurants right around the corner as your front door is on a side street of Rua de Santa Maria. You can also watch all the activity going ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan 2019

Studio In Funchal Old Tow Free Wifi
Residencial Greco
3 out of 5
Rua do Carmo, 16, Funchal
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The price is £35 per night from 15 Apr to 16 Apr
3.2/5 (50 reviews)
Gutkie

"It is amazing hotel , Great staff. Very friendly. Food excellent."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov 2020

Residencial Greco
AMAZING VIEW over the bay, by the Old Town, walk to the city, totally quiet area
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About Madeira Island Historic Hotels

When you take a Madeira Island getaway, it is easy to decide on a chain you are familiar with, or a modern hotel. You may be used to your room having all the conveniences. However, staying in an in a more distinguished location can elevate your stay. Staying in a Madeira Island historic hotel still accommodates you with a well-appointed room that is also overflowing with personality. Moreover, it allows you to surround yourself in Madeira Island's past.

Old-World Charm, New World Amenities

A stay in one of these Madeira Island historic accommodations can give you a feel for a past era as soon as you step into the lobby. From Victorian-style architecture to locations infused with a rich past, these surroundings will make you'll immediately think like you are time traveller, not a tourist. Don't worry, you aren't required to live like the hotel's past guest. While these lodgings are older, they have many modern comforts to help you relax or keep in touch on your trip. You will discover rooms furnished with a comfy bed, loads of character, and just about anything you may want for a wonderful visit.

Once you have checked-in and had a look around your historic hotel, you can check out the well-known landmarks and art galleries to absorb more of the area's culture. Of course, all this hopping through history will stimulate your appetite. Check out Expedia's 2352 guest reviews for suggestions from other travellers to help make your Madeira Island visit great. You can also ask your hotels' front desk to point to where the best spots to grab a pint or dinner in Madeira Island are.

Book Your Madeira Island Historic Hotel Today

Madeira Island has 187 vintage hotels that exude the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous lodgings are where prominent actors may have stayed. You're certain to book an accommodation with all the amenities and the charm you desire. Make sure to book your vintage hotel soon, or you may miss out on staying in a one-of-a kind accommodation.

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