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The Cliff Bay, Funchal

Madeira

★★★★★5 star
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The Cliff bay, pool exterior

In a superb location, perched on a cliff top and close to the oceanfront promenade, The Cliff Bay enjoys magnificent views over the Bay of Funchal.

This stylish and luxurious hotel offers a wealth of facilities and amenities and prides itself on its many repeat guests. Surrounded by beautiful gardens the hotel boasts an outdoor pool and direct access to the ocean, a tennis court and gym, plus a variety of restaurants and bars.

Guests will delight in the fantastic spa facility which ensures a relaxing and revitalising holiday, and the excellent Il Gallo d'Oro gourmet restaurant, awarded two Michelin stars.

The attractive, well-appointed guest rooms offer every comfort and the majority of rooms overlook the ocean.

A member of the PortoBay Group. Due to open in 2019 are the Les Suites at The Cliff Bay; an innovative new property under the same hotel management to include 23 new luxury suites all overlooking the ocean, and with a new reception area and restaurant facilities.

Family Rooms

The Cliff Bay will confirm interconnecting rooms on a request basis.

Sustainability

The Cliff Bay has achieved Travelife Gold certification for sustainability.

A member of the Porto Bay Group.

Not all facilities are complimentary and are subject to seasonal demand.

  • Adapted rooms available
  • Babysitting
  • Children's pool
  • Gymnasium
  • Indoor heated pool
  • Interconnecting rooms
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa/Wellness centre
  • Tennis courts
  • Wifi in public areas

Twin Side Ocean View contains a Balcony, Bath, Safe (no charge), Separate Shower, Sitting Area, Tea and Coffee Making, Wifi (no charge)


Twin Ocean View contains a Balcony, Bath, Safe (no charge), Separate Shower, Sitting Area, Tea and Coffee Making, Wifi (no charge)


Superior Upper Floors Ocean View contains a Balcony, Bath, Safe (no charge), Separate Shower, Sitting Area, Tea and Coffee Making, Wifi (no charge)


Superior Upper Floors Funchal View contains a Balcony, Bath, Safe (no charge), Separate Shower, Sitting Area, Tea and Coffee Making, Wifi (no charge)


Junior Suite Ocean View contains a Balcony, Bath, Safe (no charge), Separate Lounge, Separate Shower, Tea and Coffee Making, Wifi (no charge)


Executive Suite Side Ocean View contains a Balcony, Bath, Safe (no charge), Separate Lounge, Separate Shower, Tea and Coffee Making, Wifi (no charge)


Peninsula Suite Ocean View contains a Balcony, Bath, Safe (no charge), Separate Lounge, Separate Shower, Tea and Coffee Making, Wifi (no charge)

Twin Funchal View contains a Balcony, Bath, Safe (no charge), Separate Shower, Tea and Coffee Making, Wifi (no charge)


Twin Standard View contains a Balcony, Bath, Safe (no charge), Separate Shower, Sitting Area, Tea and Coffee Making, Wifi (no charge)


Chef Benoit Sinthon creates culinary masterpieces made with the highest quality products of Madeira and Iberian coast. His excellent style and finesse produces sophisticated and aromatic culinary delights. This restaurant has just been awarded its second Michelin star.

*Dress code- Jacket or Tie. Shorts and Jeans not allowed
*Open 7pm - 10pm


This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner prepared with the greatest of care. They serve a nightly themed buffet with international style as well as à la carte dinners.

• Monday- World of flavours
• Tuesday- Meat Passion
• Wednesday- Italian romance
• Thursday- Latin Night
• Friday- Fish & Seafood night
• Sunday- Portuguese tradition (Madeira folklore with live music)

Open breakfast 7am - 10.30am, dinner 7pm - 10pm.
*Dress code is casual.


Fresh light and perfectly blended flavours are served in this beautiful atmosphere. Breathe in the sea air right by the sea and eat up the delicious barbeque dishes complemented by an extensive salad buffet and à la carte options.

Open 10.30am- 6.00pm


Dance the night away, enjoy live music or simply chat away in this relaxed and spacious atmosphere. Enjoy the best of times alongside light snacks and afternoon tea or enjoy the sumptuous lunch options alongside the finest beverages.

Open 10:30 - 23:00 (until 21:00 for snacks)


Take some well-deserved down time, relax with an interesting read or the daily newspaper. Sit and relax as you take in the beautiful views given by the large windows. The lounge style bar combines a calm atmosphere with elegant décor perfect to enjoy the view.

Open 10.30am – 1.00am


Recharge your batteries and unwind in this relaxing bar. Cool of between refreshing dips in the pool with a tasty fruit juice and replenishing salad. The bar serves tempting light meals to be enjoyed through the day in this light and airy atmosphere.

Open 10.30am - 6pm

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Hotel Summary

The Cliff bay, pool exterior

The Cliff Bay

PROPERTY TYPE: Hotel

ROOMS: 200

LOCATION: Madeira

NEAREST AIRPORT: Funchal Airport

TRANSFER TIME: Approx 30 minutes

HOTEL FEATURES

Ideal for Families
Recommended Spa

HOTEL FEATURES

Ideal for Families

Recommended Spa

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Perfect for service with a smile

Guests return year after year, sometimes more than once, not only because of the hotel’s five star ocean view location but because of the attentive staff who unremittingly aim to please