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Pestana Royal Premium Ocean & Spa Resort

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The Pestana Royal Premium Ocean & Spa Resort with its traditional Portuguese styling and luxurious custom made furnishing, it really provides the perfect setting for guests to relax and enjoy the excellent service. Whatever are the requirements, be it work, recreation or simply relaxing in the sun, the hotel looks forward to welcoming guests and providing them with the most memorable holiday experience. The hotel is located above the shoreline in Praia Formosa, about 3km from the centre of Funchal (shuttle bus available).

How far is the nearest beach?

The beach is accessible via the hotel lift.

Distance from Airport

The hotel is located 22km from Funchal Airport.


This hotel boasts 294 rooms and 30 suites, each one exquisitely furnished with traditional custom-made furniture and fabrics. In-room facilities include bathrooms with bath or walking shower, hairdryer, digital safety deposit box, minibar, air conditioning, telephone, cable TV, tea and coffee making facilities, slippers and toiletries such as body lotion, shampoo, conditioner, shower gel and soap.

Food & Drink

Sao Lourenco Restaurant serves the best of Portuguese cuisine with flavours from the Mediterranean and also offers theme nights which can range from Madeiran, Italian, tropical and oriental cuisine. Primavera Cocktail Bar offers fine wine, a colourful cocktail or just a refreshing beer with live entertainment every night. Sunset Bar is situated around the main swimming pool, where guests can choose from a selection of light bites like salads and snacks.

Sports & Entertainment

In addition to the beautifully-appointed rooms and public areas, the Pestana Royal Hotel offers a wide range of quality facilities. During your stay you can enjoy two outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor solarium and a spa with indoor pool, gym and three treatment rooms where you can book treatments and massages. Younger guests can play in the children's playground or in the kids club, while adults can play billiards, mini golf or use the tennis court. The animation team also provides all-day activities for all ages and tastes such as sports, quizzes, classical music at the outdoor pool, chess and pool games.

Portuguese Touristic Companies Registry (RNET) number: 3607


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • A la Carte Restaurant
  • Aerobics
  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning in public areas
  • Babysitting
  • Bar
  • Beach Bar
  • Beauty Salon
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Cafe/ Snack Bar
  • Currency Exchange
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Family Hotel
  • Gym
  • Heated Swimming Pool
  • High Chairs
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Internet Access
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kids Playground
  • Kids Pool
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Laundry Service
  • Library
  • Lifts
  • Lounge
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mini Golf
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool/Billiard Table
  • Reception
  • Restaurant
  • Romantic
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Shops
  • Spa
  • Steam Bath
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Terrace