Pestana Bay

  • 23km to Funchal (FNC) Airport
  • Beachfront
  • 5km to town centre
  • Low Deposit Options Available
  • Interest FREE Payment Plans
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The Pestana Bay is spectacularly situated on one of Madeira's only beachfront sites and overlooking Formosa Beach - widely regarded as one of the most beautiful bays on the island ... Continue reading

The Pestana Bay is spectacularly situated on one of Madeira's only beachfront sites and overlooking Formosa Beach - widely regarded as one of the most beautiful bays on the island of Madeira. In addition the hotel offers unparalleled views of the highest promontory in Europe, the Cabo Girao. Just 5 km from the town of Funchal, this hotel offers a tranquil setting protected by cliffs and direct access to the sea at Formosa Beach where guests can enjoy a beach barbeque (weather conditions permitting).

Funchal Airport is 20 km from the hotel.

Activities

  • Billiards
  • Darts
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Snorkelling
  • Table tennis

Other facilities

  • Garden
  • Outdoor pool (seasonal)

Facilities

  • Free WiFi in public areas

All Inclusive

Meals:

  • Breakfast, Buffet, Restaurant (Arlequim Restaurant), Daily: 07:30 - 10:30.
  • Lunch, Buffet, Restaurant (Arlequim Restaurant), Daily: 12:30 - 15:30.
  • Dinner, Buffet, Restaurant (Arlequim Restaurant), Daily: 19:00 - 21:30.

Drinks:

  • Locally produced Alcohol; Locally produced non Alcohol, Soft drinks; Beer; Mineral water; Tea; Coffee, Bar (Arlequim Bar), Daily: 11:00 - 23:00.

Sports/Activities:

  • Live entertainment.

Accommodation

Room facilities

The Pestana Bay features 177 twin rooms, family rooms, and suites, all non-smoking with en suite facilities, mini bar, safety deposit box, cable TV, and hairdryer. Suites only are equipped with air conditioning. Free baby cot on request.

Other Information

The hotel is just a short walk from the new Madeira Forum Shopping Centre which has a large selection of restaurants, shops and cinemas. Other activities in the area include squash, pedal boats, jet skiing, parasailing, wind surfing, and golf at the 18-hole Palheiro Golf Club and the 27-hole Santo da Serra Club.

Price Overview

The prices shown below show the cheapest holiday offers for the Pestana Bay in Funchal. Please use the price links to see all holiday deals available for that month.

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Avg. Evening Temp (°C) 15 14 13 14 14 16 18 19 21 20 18 16

Payment Options

Payment options accepted:

We do not charge a fee to our customers who use debit cards, but credit cards do incur a fee of 2.5% of the payment value.

To make booking a holiday at Pestana Bay in Funchal easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options. To find out if you can book Pestana Bay with a low deposit holiday option, please click the "Price and Availability" button above.

Essential Information

Time Zone

Plug Type

Voltage 220V 50Hz
Language: Portuguese,
Currency: Euro (€)
€1 = £0.81

This week's weather forecast

Patchy rain possible
17°C Low 15°C
Today: Mon 05 Dec
Patchy rain possible
18°C Low 15°C
Tue 06 Dec
Light rain shower
18°C Low 14°C
Wed 07 Dec
Patchy rain possible
17°C Low 14°C
Thu 08 Dec
Partly cloudy
17°C Low 14°C
Fri 09 Dec

Photos of the Funchal area

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Questions and Answers about Pestana Bay

If you can’t find what you’re looking for or if you have a question about this specific hotel, please get in touch via the Add a Question button below. Our knowledgeable team will aim to respond to your question within 72 hours. In the meantime, previously asked questions can be found below and answers to some of the most commonly asked questions can be found on our FAQs page.

8 Questions | 12 Answers

Hi Sue, the hotel does have its own car park but it is chargeable. Regards

Added 11 months ago.

By Gemma.Larder, loveholidays.com team member

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Good evening
Its too far to walk as 5km from Funchal but the hotel provide a free shuttle bus to Funchal

Overlooking Praia Formosa beach with direct access from the hotel
Funchal centre 5km - hotel runs a free shuttle bus

If I can be anymore help please dont hesitate to contact me on karen.blackburn@loveholidays.com

Added 11 months ago.

By Karen.Blackburn, loveholidays.com team member

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Are there car parking facilities at the hotel?

Added 11 months ago.

By Mike S

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Hi there, the hotel does have a heated pool. Regards

Added 11 months, 1 week ago.

By Gemma.Larder, loveholidays.com team member

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Hi Marie, yes they are the same property. Regards

Added 1 year ago.

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By Gemma.Larder, loveholidays.com team member

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Hello, Yes pool towels are provided for guest use. Regards

Added 1 year, 6 months ago.

By Leanne, loveholidays.com team member

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Hello, Transfer time via private taxi is approximately 30 minutes. Regards

Added 1 year, 6 months ago.

By Leanne, loveholidays.com team member

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Hi Pauline, transfer time is approx. 30mins.

Added 1 year, 6 months ago.

By Lisa.Weldon, loveholidays.com team member

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If you ring our customer service department they will add transfer to you booking, thanks Esther

Added 1 year, 7 months ago.

By Esther, loveholidays.com team member

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Hello, You would need to contact the hotel directly to see if they can provide transfers for you. Alternatively we can provide a quote for your transfer if you could send over your flight details and number of passengers. Regards

Added 1 year, 7 months ago.

By Leanne, loveholidays.com team member

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If you would like to call us with your HAY or LVE reference we can add these onto your booking

Added 1 year, 7 months ago.

By Mandy, loveholidays.com team member

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Hi Jan, The hotel can be contacted by the following link and then clicking on the contact us tab. http://www.pestana.com/en/pestana-bay-ocean/pages/home.aspx. Kind Regards

Added 1 year, 10 months ago.

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