Occupying a renovated manor house, this familial hotel comprises a total of 109 rooms spread over a 3-storey main building and a 4-storey annexe block. A lobby featuring a 24-hour reception service, hotel safes, a currency exchange counter and a lift awaits guests and further facilities include a café, an Irish-style pub with a billiards table and TV corner, an air-conditioned à la carte restaurant (terrace, non-smoking area, highchairs for infants), conference rooms and a public internet terminal. In addition, there is a laundry service, room service, medical assistance as well as a playground on offer. Those arriving by car may take advantage of the car park or garage.
Facilities at the sister hotel include a sprawling outdoor complex with a seawater swimming pool, a separate children's pool as well as a sun terrace with sun loungers and parasols laid out ready for use and a poolside snack bar. A game or two of billiards may be enjoyed in the pub (additional fees apply).
Situated amidst beautiful gardens, this hotel lies atop a cliff overlooking Funchal's marina. The former manor house provides an ideal location from whence to explore this fascinating island and to enjoy a peaceful, relaxing holiday. The sister hotel located on the beach 100 m away offers also guests use of its facilities. The attractive Santa Catarina Park is 5 minutes away, whilst the centre with an array of shops and entertainment venues is only a 10-minute walk from the hotel. Links to the transport network can easily be reached on foot located about 500 m away, whilst transfer to Funchal airport takes approximately 40 minutes.
The comfortably furnished and air-conditioned rooms comprise an en suite bathroom/ WC with hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, a satellite/ cable TV, central heating, minibar/ fridge, a king-sized bed, carpeting and a hire safe. Additionally, a terrace or balcony features as standard.
Leave the airport in direction to "Funchal". take the exit on your left side to the Hospital (about 15km), at the roundabout, turn right, direction to the sea, on the last traffic lights, go in front and turn to the left when you are in front of the Hotel Pestana Carlton, " Penha de Franca" is about 100 meters on the right side.