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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is 75% apartments. We had a large bedroom, large sitting room/dining room, two bathrooms, kitchenette and a decked balcony.Two flat screen TV`s. Very good maid service and the apartment was spotless. Free Wi-Fi. Sky TV in the lounge. Overall all the staff were friendly and attentive. Even in November it was possible to have breakfast outside and we... More 

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acorreia, Manager at Royal Savoy Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We were delighted that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and thank you for choosing The Royal Savoy Hotel & Resort. We were glad that in particular you were impressed with your accommodation and amenities as well as the attentive service provided by our team. On this opportunity we would like to inform that in our main... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is lovely and really good location. The art and artefacts in the hotel are stunning. Really stunning. The rooms are a little tired and needing an update. Our biggest complaint was the restaurant. The food at lunchtime was shocking. We complained each day. We only ate twice at night and it was ok, but certainly not 5 star... More 

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acorreia, Manager at Royal Savoy Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review following your recent visit to The Royal Savoy Hotel & Resort. Although we were delighted to read that you really enjoyed the hotel’s prime location and were impressed with the interior decor, which features fascinating art work and artefact, we regret to note that you did not find the food service to your... More 

Stamford, Connecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the minute you arrive until you leave the whole experience is one of luxury and total relaxation. The hotel has a wonderful position at the edge of the sea with extensive well kept grounds with plenty of sun beds and umbrellas dotted around. Emanuel is so cheerful and helpful moving umbrellas to give the amount of shade you want.... More 

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acorreia, Manager at Royal Savoy Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We were delighted to read your generous feedback following your recent stay with us at The Royal Savoy Hotel & Resort. It’s wonderful to know that you found every aspect of your stay most pleasurable and in particularly enjoyed the high level of service provided by our team. We will certainly pass your kind words on the our... More 

Marseillan, France
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50 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying with friends on the Island and we booked for dinner as we wanted a sea front restaurant near the house. And with a four star rating nothing could go wrong....or could it? Warning signs started flashing when our waitress asked me how I wanted my carpaccio cooked. Not at all, I said at which point she confessed... More 

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acorreia, Manager at Royal Savoy Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are very sad to read about your recent dining experience at our Armada restaurant, nevertheless, thank you for taking the time to share it with us. We assure you that we always strive to deliver the most memorable dining experience to all our guests and visitors and we are genuinely concerned that we did not exceed your... More 

Dundee
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned to this hotel for the second time this year in October, from the moment we arrived the service from the duty manager was excellent, he escorted us to our room and explained in detail the services available. Throughout our stay we received exceptional service, from the staff. Our overall expectations were exceeded with the service we received, again... More 

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acorreia, Manager at Royal Savoy Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review following your recent return visit to The Royal Savoy Hotel & Resort. We were particularly pleased to read your kind words regarding the genuine great service you received from our team from the warm welcome and throughout your stay and that once again we met your full expectations. Thanking you again for sharing your... More 

London, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can’t really go wrong with the oh-so-sumptuous Savoy. This is the second time we have stayed with them in Funchal, the first time four years ago we stayed in the presidential suite and this time we stayed in a lovely six room suite on the top floor of the rotunda. From the advance communication from the hotel and booking... More 

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1 Thank AdanBdan
acorreia, Manager at Royal Savoy Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your continued preference and taking the time to share your recent experience on your return visit to The Royal Savoy Hotel & Resort. We were delighted to know you had another enjoyable stay with us and we all are pleased to know that we could make your visit a memorable one once again.... More 

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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start! 5 star all the way we had a truly amazing 2 weeks, of cause the views are outstanding across the beautifully maintained landscaped pools and the rooms are furnished to a high standard but really the staff that make the experience, there are too many to name everyone individually so here’s a few points to give... More 

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acorreia, Manager at Royal Savoy Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks you so much for your wonderful review following your recent stay with us at The Royal Savoy Hotel & Resort. We were so pleased to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us and liked our great oceanfront location, the excellent facilities and especially the attentive and fantastic service we try our hardest to deliver to... More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Like many others we stay at the Royal Savoy year after year and never tire of its many pleasures. The staff in all departments are outstanding and their enthusiasm to help and give good service is one the delights of a stay here. The food is invariably good and their themed dinners are excellent. Well done!

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acorreia, Manager at Royal Savoy Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to know that you always enjoy your return visits to The Royal Savoy Hotel & Resort. Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a wonderful and motivating review following your most recent stay and especially about the fantastic team who always strive to provide genuine warm hospitality and great service. It’s... More 

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100 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

There are two hotels the old one across the street and the new were one on the water. We stayed in the new were one on the water and it is first class all the way. I was told that the owner travels around the world and pics before the showings for the rooms. And indeed they were quite lovely... More 

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acorreia, Manager at Royal Savoy Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to write your review about your last year’s visit to The Royal Savoy Hotel & Resort. We were so happy to have made such a favourable impression, so much so that one year later you still remember the details of our lovely decor, the great seafront location and of course the attentive... More 

cheshire
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The Savoy is an excellent location being a short walk down into Funchal. Food very good with a different themed night throughout the week, however, there are a wide selection of local restaurants within walking distance. As this is mainly a timeshare build, rooms differ from studio, one bedroom apartment or two bedroom ( which is a 1 bedroom with... More 

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acorreia, Manager at Royal Savoy Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your kind words following your recent visit together with your family to The Royal Savoy Hotel & Resort. We were delighted to know that we met your expectations in terms of the location of the hotel, our variety of food options and that our team ensured you had a wonderful holiday experience with... More 

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Savoy Hotel  is situated in a privileged oceanfront location overlooking the harbour of Funchal. The city's fascinating historic and cultural centre are close by. Funchal's Old Town district, the bustling Marina, beautiful city gardens, Municipal Theatre, city squares adored with outdoor cafes & esplanades, Shopping Centres, Museums and many more interesting places to visit are just a stone's throw away.  This Hotel offers 12 spacious standard rooms, 101 junior suites plus 59 superior suites with one or two bedrooms, each elegantly decorated providing the utmost quality and comfort whilst creating a unique exotic atmosphere. All rooms have an ample furnished balcony and enjoy magnificent ocean views. All junior suites have their own kitchenette, sofa bed, refrigerator bar, cable and interactive flat screen TV, DVD player, Internet, electronic room safe and a full bathroom with separate shower, hairdryer and bathrobes. The superior suites have 1 or 2 bedrooms, kitchen, sofa bed, refrigerator bar, interactive cable, flat screen TV, DVD surround sound system, electronic room safe and 2 or 3 bathrooms (master-bathroom equipped with bathtub and separate shower), hair dryer and bathrobes. All rooms have free internet wireless system. This stunning complex is architecturally designed to allow you to appreciate to the full extent the beautiful breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy the wide variety of both on-site and off-site leisure facilities and entertainment services, including heated indoor pool; gymnasium; a luxury spa where you can enjoy the free use of the sauna, steam room and tropical shower; games room; hairdresser, free internet wireless system, fine a-la-carte and buffet restaurant, piano bar with nightly live musical entertainment and pool snack bar, 2 outdoor sea-water swimming pools (one heated), jacuzzi, and children's splash pool. We also feature a spacious sundeck and terrace coupled with shady and lush sub-tropical gardens, which are further adorned with a barbecue area, a short seaside promenade, fountains and water cascades, private sea access and outdoor games area - all providing maximum holiday ambience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Savoy Hotel

Address: Rua Carvalho Araujo, Funchal, Madeira 9000-022, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
Price Range: £162 - £439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Royal Savoy Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 174
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Also Known As:
Royal Savoy Funchal
Savoy Funchal
Royal Savoy Hotel Funchal
Royal Savoy Resort Funchal
Royal Savoy Hotel Madeira/Funchal
Hotel Style:
#10 Spa Hotel in Funchal
#14 Luxury Hotel in Funchal
#18 Family Hotel in Funchal
#20 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
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“All rooms have sea views but the higher the better”
 of 5 bubbles Chrissie10001, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The rooms we have experienced are all sea facing, and very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 154stanm, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room on or above the 5th floor for more privacy on the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles DurhamCastle, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great but the higher up you go, the better the view of the sea over the tree-tops”
 of 5 bubbles 176MarkB, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for aids that can be placed in the room to help with those with mobility/health issues. Such as a toilet surround.”
 of 5 bubbles Christabelle176, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
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