On private cliffs just outside Funchal, a landmark hotel known for its sub-tropical gardens
Boasting a spectacular location, Reid's Palace sits on a tranquil promontory by the ocean and close to the heart of Funchal. The hotel's gardens are a destination in themselves, with a choice of swimming pools so all ages can enjoy themselves to the full. There are many diversions for younger guests, with activities for different age groups at Fun@Reid's Kids and Fun@Reid's Teenagers. The hotel's many pursuits include treatments in the spa, marlin fishing, horse riding, golf and tennis. The island of Madeira is packed with great things to see and do, from stylish city attractions in Funchal to challenging hikes along wild, jagged mountains.
At a Glance
LOCATION: On a private sea cliff, 10 minutes on foot from the city centre (free shuttle bus available) and 22km from Madeira Airport.
ACCOMMODATION: 35 suites and 128 bedrooms.
DINING: 5 seasonal restaurants each offering unique experiences. Breakfast in the Garden Room, elegant evening events in The Dining Room, fine dining in Les Faunes and Brisa do Mar, and Italian cuisine in Ristorante Villa Cipriani. Afternoon tea on the terrace is an experience not to be missed. Cocktail bar with seasonal views and live music.
FEATURES: Heated sea- and freshwater pools, a sea-level pool, children's pool, sauna, spa, 2 tennis courts, fitness centre and La Prairie beauty salon. 6 meeting rooms for up to 180 people. Walks along levada irrigation streams, golf courses nearby.
GENERAL MANAGER Mr Ulisses Marreiros