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Budget hotels in Funchal (Madeira)
Phil'S Haven Hostel is a simple lodging for budget-conscious visitors with rooms at 20US$ per one-night stay. Those traveling on a budget should consider staying at Monte Carlo, located a 5-minute walk from the city center. If you would like to stay in an area that is within easy walking distance of Forum Madeira, book a hotel, such as the reasonably priced Dorisol Estrelicia. Quinta Da Fonte and Pensao Residencial Mirasol offer affordable rates in the heart of Monte district.
Proximity to public transport
If you are on a business trip, check out the 4-star The Lounge @ Santa Catarina Ho to stay near Madeira airport.
Convenience of staying in the city center
To be based in the city center, look for accommodation in Se district, such as Hotel Do Carmo which is close to Mercado dos Lavradores. Residencial Chafariz is less than 300 meters from the downtown area and offers a golf course and a swimming pool. Sao Martinho district contains a high concentration of landmarks, such as The British Cemetery, so you can book a room at Pestana Grand to explore the area.
Select a hotel next to Infante Dom Henrique, such as Dorisol Buganvilia that is only a 15-minute walk away.
Luxury and boutique accommodation
If you're looking for a high-end hotel, consider staying at the 5-star The Cliff Bay or 4-star Quinta Penha Franca Mar. Great option is the 5-star boutique Melia Madeira Mare, which is located in Se district. Dorisol Mimosa is a top-rated chain hotel in Sao Pedro district, and is situated within easy reach of Sereia.
Apartments, B&Bs and others
Apartamentos Santa Maria is a cozy apartment in the center of the city located 50 meters from Venda da Donna Maria. If you're looking for a homey place to stay, consider Capuchinhas Apartments, located beside Santa Maria Street. A good kid-friendly hotel is Madeira Regency Club, which comes with an outdoor swimming pool, a Jacuzzi and canoeing. Pestana Casino Park is a resort hotel situated next to Pico do Arieiro and has views of Funchal'S Harbour and the Atlantic Ocean.
Funchal is the largest Portuguese city in the south of Madeira Island, located on the shore of the Atlantic Ocean.
The city has numerous banana plantations, lush gardens and high mountains. The city is blessed with all-year round sunshine which makes it a popular tourist destination. Funchal is a perfect place for water sport, such as surfing and diving. On your days free of sunbathing, you can go swimming with dolphins or whale-watching. Promenades along the mountain woods, boat trips and golfing are also available to you in Funchal.
Funchal is famous for its grand four and five-star hotels overlooking the Atlantic. To make a good deal for money, it is worth booking with Booked.net. You will find a wide range of Funchal hotels from low-cost options to luxury hotels on the website.
The city’s history dates back to 1421 and thus has a significant cultural heritage. There are plenty of things to see in do. The major sights include:
- Jardins Do Palheiro, a park located at an altitude of 500m. Here you can see various plants from across the world and a great number of tropical plants blooming all-year round. The park is split on several gardens, some of which lead to the golf course.
- Madeira Botanical Gardens offers a stroll around 2000 plants. This is one of the top attractions in Madeira.
- Santa Clara Convent founded in the 15th century. Here you can see the burial place of Madeira’s discoverer Joao Goncalves Zarco.
- Sao Lourenco Palace was originally the residence for Madeira’s governors. Nowadays the palace serves as a national residence.
- Se Cathedral is the first church built in Funchal. Its architecture is a fusion of Gothic, Moorish and local styles.
The Market - Mercado Dos Lavradores is another great spot worth visiting. On its two levels you can find fresh fruits and vegetables from across Madeira. This is also the place to look for freshly caught fishes. If you fancy taking a stroll in the picturesque spots, Monte Palace Hotel Gardens is the place for you. On the territory of this defunct hotel you will find a Chinese garden with a beautiful lake and stunning artwork pieces.