Pestana Ocean Bay

Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
Great room. Beautiful beach. Great location. Fantastic service. Best value for money. Clean.

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.

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. 

Most popular facilities

  • 50m to beach
  • 5Km to town centre
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Bar
  • Fitness Centre
  • Gym
  • Pool
  • Terrace
  • Wifi
    • Facilities
      • Free WiFi in public areas
    • Pool and wellness
      • Fitness centre
      • Hammam
      • Hot tub/jacuzzi
      • Massage
      • Outdoor pool (seasonal)
      • Sauna
      • Swimming pool
    • Sports and leisure
      • Billiards/Snooker
      • Children's Entertainment
      • Children's Pool
      • Entertainment Programme
      • Gym
      • Jacuzzi
      • Massage
      • Outdoor Pool(s)
      • Parasols
      • Pool bar
      • Sauna
      • Steam bath
      • Sun loungers
      • Sun terrace
      • Swimming Pool
      • Table Tennis
    • Activities
      • Billiards
      • Darts
      • Diving
      • Fishing
      • Hiking
      • Snorkelling
      • Table tennis
    • Food and Drink
      • Bar
      • Perfect coffee!
      • Restaurant (buffet)* Restaurant (à la carte)
    • Other facilities
      • Garden
      • Outdoor pool (seasonal)

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.

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.

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.

Points of interest

  • Beach/Sea 100m
  • Golf Course 10km
  • Madeira Airport 30 minutes
  • Public Transport 100m
  • Restaurants 1km
  • Shops 1km
To make booking a cheap 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 or to check if you can grab a last minute holiday deal, please click the "Price and Availability"button above.
A selection of available rooms is shown below. There may be more options available, shown after you've made your flight selection.
  • Premium Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
  • Superior Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
  • Junior Suite with Balcony/Terrace
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace
    • 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
  • Double or Twin Room with Balcony/Terrace and Sea View
    • 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
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  • Low Deposit options available
  • Pay Monthly

What guests say...

  • Value4.5/538 reviews

    Best value for money

  • Location4.4/599 reviews

    Great location

  • Service4.2/5111 reviews

    Fantastic service

Good to know...

  • Beach nearby
  • Professional service
  • Clean rooms
When to go
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