A place of stunning natural beauty Madeira sits in the middle of the Atlantic surrounded by deep the blue ocean. Claimed by Portugal in 1419 this wonderful island is renowned for it’s flora and fauna and is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Madeira attracts all kinds of travellers, most of which visit Madeira to sample a more relaxed holiday, tranquil walks along the rugged coastline or trek deeper into the hills to experience the exotic colours and scents emitted by the plants and vegetation.
However, Madeira isn’t just for the easy life, travellers can always step up the pace with more strenuous activities such as mountain walks, sailing, dolphin and whale watching, scuba diving, surfing or paragliding.
After a day of activity the promenades offer an array of things to see and do, with nearly 1000 bars and restaurants catering for all tastes, there’s something for everybody.
A cosmopolitan and modern city, Fuchal is well known for its countless top class restaurants, impeccable hotels, all year round sunshine and natural beauty… oh yes, and of course superstar footballer Christiano Ronaldo!
By day Funchal is an easy going city surrounded by dramatic mountains offering a colour sensation that teases the senses at every step as you stroll through the cobbled streets. The spectacular large harbor welcomes travellers on vast Atlantic cruise ships on a stop over to farther destinations, disembarking to sample the cafés, bars and restaurants at their leisure.
By night Funchal comes alive with many clubs and bars partying into the small hours, locals gather on the promenade, couples embrace under the moonlight and a festival spirit fills the air.
Enotel Magnólia ****
Located in the heart of the tourist area, this Adults Only 4 star hotel offers all the amenities you would expect form a hotel in the stylish city of Funchal. With panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean or the stunning gardens the Enotel Magnólia is perfectly situated to experience all that Funchal has to offer.
After a hectic day discovering the city, relax and unwind in the exclusive Spa with a Turkish bath or sauna or just take a dip in the indoor heated pool before taking an evening stroll to sample Funchal’s nightlife.
For those who wish to stay in and enjoy the hotel’s culinary facilities there’s the Magnolia Restaurant located on the ground floor, serving delicious seasonal dishes with a local touch from a mouthwatering menu or there’s the option to help yourself from the daily fresh buffet.
After a delightful meal why not hang out at the Turquoise bar, a great meeting please to chat and enjoy the live music, great cocktails, delicious wines or a cold beer or two whilst planning the evening ahead.
An Adults Only hotel that really has it all!
- Free Wifi,
- Air Conditioned,
- Cable TV,
- Mini Bar,
- Hair Dryer,
- Bath Tub/Walk in Shower,
- Safety Box,
- Mini Bar.
Funchal offers a vast array of restaurants, all offering a variety of local and international cuisine but 2 award winning restaurants stand out and are well worth a visit.The Il Gallo D’Oro Restaurant
The Il Gallo D’Oro Restaurant is located at the 5 Star Cliff Bay Hotel, a 2 Michelin Star restaurant inspired by Mediterranean and Iberian cuisine offering high quality dishes with ingredients from local and other regions. Be sure to book in advance, you will not be disappointed.The Ritz Madeira
The Ritz Madeira is a grand café style restaurant located on Avenida Arriaga in the centre of Funchal, enjoy a lazy few hours or more under sun shades in the large outdoor seating area whilst overlooking the beautiful municipal gardens. Serving a variety of dishes from light snacks, local fresh fish or juicy steaks to wonderful desserts, freshly baked cakes or afternoon tea, this place is perfect to enjoy the sunshine and people watch for an hour or two.Botanical Garden
A must on a visit to Funchal are the Botanical Gardens located just 3Km from the city centre. The contrasting colours of over 2000 exotic plants are a kaleidoscope to the senses and a simply unforgettable experience.Sightseeing
Experience the wonderful sight of Whales and Dolphins playing in the mid ocean on a boat tour out to sea, a simply breathtaking experience never to be forgotten. Tours are easily available in the harbor but book early in the summer season due to popularity.
What is included in the tour
- Stay at the 4* Enotel Magnólia (Adults Only)
- Your own single occupancy en suite room
- Half Board - Daily breakfast & dinner
- Flights from London Gatwick or Manchester
- Flights from your local airport at a small supplement
- All Taxes & Surcharges
- 20Kg Baggage allowance and 5kg hand baggage.
- Airport transfers
- Dedicated GoSingles host at the hotel
- Welcome get together
- Coordinated Singles only site-seeing and activities (Optional Extra)
- Meet other single, like minded travellers who wish to socialise and make new friends
Flight Timings -
Outbound - London Gatwick 15:35 - Madeira 19:30
Inbound - Madeira 20:10 - London Gatwick 23:55
Outbound - Manchester 16:25 - Madeira 20:15
Inbound - Madeira 12:10 - Manchester 16:00
Price excludes Tourist Tax approximately Euro 2/ person/ day to be paid locally