The Cliff Bay

Hotel Overview:

The Cliff Bay is without doubt one of the most revered 5-star hotels in Madeira. The hotel maintains an outstanding reputation on the island, and for good cause. The facilities and services on offer here are first-class yet the hotel retains a very warm and familial feel, which is why guests here keep coming back. As the name suggests, the hotel occupies a beautiful seafront location, perched high on a cliff-edge, that offers magnificent views of the coastline, as well as direct access to the sea. The outdoor heated seawater pool is surrounded by immaculately kept gardens that produce a serence ambience throughout the hotel. Guests here will also enjoy the only 2 Michelin-starred restaurant on the island which serves delectable Iberian cuisine, a full service spa centre for some extra indulgence, a complimentary shuttle service that runs to and from the centre of Funchal. The Cliff Bay will meet the needs of the most discerning traveller and will without doubt enhance your experience of the wonderful island of Madeira.



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Special Offers: The Cliff Bay

Hotel Information:


• Direct access to the sea • Hotel gardens • Complimentary shuttle service to/from town centre • FREE WiFi throughout the hotel • 24-hour room service • 24-hour reception • Concierge • Laundry & dry-cleaning service • Beauty salon • Free car-parking • Library • Baby sitting service (on request at extra charge)

Leisure Facilities

• Outdoor heated seawater pool • Heated indoor/outdoor pool • Spa Centre with 8 treatment rooms and full spa service menu, wellness area with Turkish bath, sauna and Jacuzzi • Gym • Tennis court* • Table tennis* • Billiards room* • Diving centre (seasonal)* • Children’s pool • Children’s play room * = At extra charge

Dining and Entertainment

• “Il Gallo D’Oro” – this 2 Michelin-starred restaurant serves highend Mediterranean and Iberian cuisine • “The Rose Garden” – main hotel restaurant serving breakfast buffets & a choice of à la carte or themed buffet dinners • “The Blue Lagoon” – casual pool side venue serving BBQ and salad buffets along with an à la carte menu • “Le Cliff Bar & Bistro” – comfortable lounge area to enjoy lunch, snacks, afternoon tea and live music until late • “Navigator’s Lounge” – enjoy panoramic views • “Cactus Bar – light meals and refreshments by the indoor pool


All rooms at this hotel feature a private furnished balcony, FREE WiFi, air-conditioning, LCD TV, tea and coffee making facilities, mini bar, safe, luxury bathroom amenities and bathrobes.

Other Information

Between the 4th and the 17th of December 2023, we will be carrying out improvement works in the
Cliff Bar (main bar of The Cliff Bay hotel), namely changing the windows and other aesthetic
During this period, the bar service will be provided in the Bistrô area and in the lower lobby. The live
music performances scheduled for the Cliff Bar will also take place in this space.
Although we do not anticipate that these works may affect the normal experience that you would
expect from a stay at The Cliff Bay, we inform you that the works will take place between 10:30 am and
6:30 pm and that sporadically some work may be carried out that causes some noise.

Eco Tax is not included in price and will be charged directly to the guests upon check-in or check-out Half Board is set menu for dinner at 'The Rose Garden Restaurant'Full Board incudes set menu Lunch at 'The Blue Lagoon' + dinner as mentionedGala Dinners: Dress code is Dark Suit and Black Tie for gentlemen, and Long Dress for ladies
Upper Floors and Suites include:
Welcome Fruit and House wine on arrivalExclusive access to the a la carte breakfast in the 'Il Gallo d'Oro'Mini bar with free water, juices and soft drinks, replenished dailyPillow Menu

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