Madeira is an excellent choice for your next family holiday, especially if you like splendid scenery, sub-tropical flora and fauna.
This special package includes:
*Family Room: consists of two beds (maximum occupancy of 2 adults and 2 children under 11 years old) with private balcony with garden or partial sea view. Other family room types are available on request.
The striking Vidamar Resort enjoys a superb location on Funchal’s coast and is privileged to have the most extensive sea front access of any hotel in Madeira.
Situated by Reids and the Cliff Bay hotels, the famous Lido area with its swimming pools, restaurants, café bars and shops is just a few minutes walk. Continue further on the pretty Lido Promenade past views of the Atlantic to reach the public beach of Praia Formosa with its distinctive black pebbles.
In the opposite direction, the picturesque charms, history and culture of ‘Old’ Funchal beckon.
Public transport is clean, frequent and not expensive; buses to the city centre and other Island locations stop right outside the hotel.
The Vidamar Resort excellent position makes this the ideal holiday hotel from which to explore Funchaland the beautiful island of Madeira. We are sure you will come back time and time again to this paradise!
Facts about Madeira
The island of Madeira is 35 miles long and 13 miles wide. The island is 310 miles from the African coast and 620 miles from the European continent. The island has a surprisingly mild climate. Very mild average temperatures, 22ºC in the summer and 16ºC in the winter, and a moderate level of humidity, confer upon the islands exceptional subtropical features. The seawater temperature is also very mild, because of the influence of the warm Gulf current, presenting averages of 22ºC in the summer and 18º in the winter.
Shops are open from 9:00 to 13:00hrs and from 15:00 to 19:00hrs, Monday to Friday. On Saturday from 9:00 to 13:00hrs. Some shopping centres are open from 10:00 to 22:00hrs every day. Major Credit cards accepted in hotels, restaurants and shops. You can purchase traditional local craft products, Portuguese shoes, flowers and tropical fruits. The famous Madeira wine deserves special attention. On the streets of Funchal, one can find shops selling the brands of internationally famous fashion designers
Population: 255,00 people live on these islands according to data collected in 2001. Half of the population lives in the capital.
Currency: € EURO
Safety: Madeira is one of the safest holiday destinations in the world. If you take the minimum sensible precautions, you probably won’t experience any problems. Most of the hotels have safes or deposit boxes where you can keep your valuables.
Tips: In hotels and restaurants the bill normally includes service. The normal rate for good service is 10%.
Check in time is: 14:00, Check out time is: 12:00
Located on a privileged ocean front position and set on a cliff top with the most magnificent views to the Atlantic Ocean the Vidamar Resort is designed in a modern architectural style with natural day light during all day on its public areas.
All rooms and suites are equipped with individually controlled air conditioning; pants press; mini-bar; kettle; cable television with 30 channels; video on demand; direct line telephone with fax/modem; wireless Internet and 24-hour room service.
The Ocean Marine Deck, the biggest on the Island, offers four salted water swimming pools (2 for adults and 2 for children) with private and direct access to the ocean. There is also Tennis Court, Squash Court, Billiards and Table Tennis, Season watersports (spearfishing, windsurfing, pedal boats and canoeing) Diving School with PADI Certification, Games Lounge.
The Vidamar Club Spa is spread across 2.200sqm featuring both wed and dry areas encompassing 14 rooms for treatments as well a pool wiht whirlpool features, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Turkish Bath as well as Contrast, Vichy and Scottish Showers.
There is also a choice of 5 restaurants: Ocean Buffet restaurant, Sabor a Mar (seafood), Mamma Mia Restaurant, Koi Sushi (open 1st May 2013), Silver Lounge and Velvet Piano bar.
Starfish Creche (0-3 years old)
Dophins (3 - 6 years old)
Sharks (6 - 11 years old)
|- Air Conditioning||- Balcony|
|- Coffee/Tea Maker||- Cot|
|- Direct-dial phone||- Ensuite bathrooms|
|- Hairdryer||- Heating System|
|- In-room Safe||- Internet port|
|- Mini Bar||- Satellite/Cable TV|
|- Trouser Press|
|- 24 Hour Reception||- Beauty Salon/Massage||- Bicycle Hire|
|- Broadband internet access & fax||- Bureau de Change||- Cafe/Bar|
|- Children's Club||- Concierge Services||- Conference Facilities|
|- Disabled Facilities||- Evening Entertainment||- Fitness Centre|
|- Free Car Park||- Garden Area||- Hairdresser|
|- Indoor Pool||- Ironing and dry cleaning service||- Left Luggage Area|
|- Lifts/Elevators||- Mini Golf||- Outdoor Swimming Pool|
|- Private beach||- Restaurant||- Room Service|
|- Safety Deposit Box||- Sauna||- Solarium|
|- Spa Facilities||- Steam Room||- Tennis Court|
|- Terrace||- WIFI Access|
The Vidamar Resort & Sea SPA is only five minutes away from the centre of the city of Funchal and 18 kilometres from the Madeira International Airport.
Transfer time from Madeira 25minutes approximately.Car Hire Directions
Address for GPSEstrada monumental 175-177, 9000-100 Funchal, Portugal
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