Pestana Ocean 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 Ocean Bay is spectacularly situated, overlooking the Formosa Beach - widely regarded as one of the most beautiful bays on the island of Madeira - and offers ... Continue reading

The Pestana Ocean Bay is spectacularly situated, overlooking the Formosa Beach - widely regarded as one of the most beautiful bays on the island of Madeira - and offers unparalleled views of the impressive Cabo Girao, the highest promontory in Europe. Just 5 km from the town of Funchal and within easy reach of the airport, the Pestana Ocean Bay Hotel also offers a tranquil setting protected by stunning cliffs and direct access to the sea and beach, where guests can enjoy a barbecue when the sun is shining.

The Arlequim restaurant offers tasty buffet-style cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The friendly staff and tasteful décor make it a lovely spot to fill up and reflect on your day’s activities. Choose from a great menu of food and drink, including locally produced alcohol. After dinner, feast your eyes on the lively evening entertainment.

The Pestana Ocean Bay features 177 lovely twin rooms, family rooms, and air-conditioned suites, all non-smoking with en suite facilities and a mini bar for your comfort. The hotel is just a short walk from the new Madeira Forum Shopping Centre which has a wide selection of restaurants, shops and cinemas.

A brilliant array of activities are provided at the Pestana Ocean Bay Hotel, such as diving and snorkelling in the magnificent turquoise sea. Billiards, table tennis and darts are all great options for competitive guests, and nature lovers may enjoy taking a hike through the surrounding countryside, or relax with a peaceful day of fishing. 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.

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 Ocean 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.

Payment Options

Payment options accepted:

We do not charge a fee to our customers to use a credit or debit card.

To make booking a holiday at Pestana Ocean Bay in Funchal easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options. To find out if you can book Pestana Ocean 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 = £0.89

This week's weather forecast

Sunny
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Tue 26 Sep
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Wed 27 Sep
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Fri 29 Sep

Hotel address : Praia Formosa, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, 9000-247

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A selection of available rooms is shown below. More options may be available.
  • Apartment with Balcony/Terrace
    • Bathroom
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet
    • Kitchenette
    • Mini Fridge
    • Phone
    • Radio
  • Apartment with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
    • Bathroom
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet
    • Kitchenette
    • Mini Fridge
    • Phone
    • Radio
  • Classic Junior Suite with Balcony
    • Room size (sqm): 40
    • Living room: 1
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Cable TV
    • Radio
    • Hi-fi
    • Kitchenette
    • Minibar
    • Fridge
    • Carpeted floors
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Safe
    • Balcony
  • Junior Suite with Balcony/Terrace
    • Bathroom
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet
    • Kitchenette
    • Mini Fridge
    • Phone
    • Radio
  • Junior Suite with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
    • Bathroom
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet
    • Kitchenette
    • Mini Fridge
    • Phone
    • Radio
  • One Bedroom Suite with Balcony and Sea View
    • Room size (sqm): 40
    • Living room: 1
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Cable TV
    • Radio
    • Hi-fi
    • Kitchenette
    • Minibar
    • Fridge
    • Carpeted floors
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Safe
    • Balcony
  • Studio with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
    • Room size (sqm): 20
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Cable TV
    • Radio
    • Hi-fi
    • Kitchenette
    • Minibar
    • Fridge
    • Carpeted floors
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Safe
    • Balcony
  • Suite with Balcony/Terrace
    • Hi-fi
    • Hairdryer
    • Bathtub
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Radio
    • Carpeted floors
    • Central heating
    • Shower
    • Bathroom
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Safe
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Fridge
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Kitchenette
    • Cable TV
    • Toiletries
  • Superior Studio with Balcony
    • Living room: 1
    • Room size (sqm): 30
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Cable TV
    • Radio
    • Hi-fi
    • Kitchenette
    • Minibar
    • Fridge
    • Carpeted floors
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Safe
    • Balcony

Questions and Answers about Pestana Ocean 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 1 year, 8 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 1 year, 8 months ago.

By Karen.Blackburn, loveholidays.com team member

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Are there car parking facilities at the hotel?

Added 1 year, 8 months ago.

By Mike S

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

Added 1 year, 8 months ago.

By Gemma.Larder, loveholidays.com team member

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Hi Marie, yes they are the same property. Regards

Added 1 year, 10 months 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 2 years, 3 months ago.

By Leanne, loveholidays.com team member

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

Added 2 years, 3 months ago.

By Leanne, loveholidays.com team member

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Hi Pauline, transfer time is approx. 30mins.

Added 2 years, 3 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 2 years, 4 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 2 years, 4 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 2 years, 4 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 2 years, 7 months ago.

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