City view
Garden
Swimming pool
Free WiFi
Balcony
Free parking
Bathtub
Air conditioning
24-hour front desk
Non-smoking rooms

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Located atop a natural peninsula, The Cliff Bay provides panoramic Atlantic Ocean views and private sea access. There are indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a 2-Michelin star restaurant and free Wi-Fi.

All guest rooms have twin queen-size beds, an en suite marble bathroom and an LCD cable TV with DVD/CD player. In addition, all rooms feature a veranda with table and chairs, giving views of the hotel's gardens or the Bay of Funchal.

Cliff Bay features 3 restaurants, including the 2-Michelin star Il Gallo d'Oro, which serves aromatic Mediterranean and Iberian cuisine. Guests can also relax in any of the on-site cafés and bars.

Cliff Bay features top-of-the-range spa and wellness facilities. There is direct, private access to the sea as well as tennis courts, a games room and a library.

The hotel is located within a 5-minute drive from the Funchal center, just 20 minutes’ drive from Madeira Airport. An airport shuttle is available upon request.

This is our guests' favorite part of Funchal, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

The Cliff Bay - PortoBay has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Feb 22, 2010
Hotel chain/brand: Porto Bay Hotels & Resorts

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Funchal, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
2 twin beds
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1 king bed
2 twin beds
or
1 king bed
2 twin beds
or
1 king bed
2 twin beds
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1 king bed
2 twin beds
2 twin beds
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1 king bed
2 twin beds
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1 king bed
2 queen beds
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Closest beaches
  • Gorgulho - Gavinas Beach

    7.6 Good beach
    2,550 feet from property
  • Formosa Beach

    7.5 Good beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Almirante Reis Beach

    7.3 Good beach
    1.4 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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Hotel area info *
3 Restaurants On Site

    The Rose Garden

    Food: International

    Il Gallo D'oro

    Food: International

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

    The Blue Lagoon

    Open for: Lunch

Amenities of The Cliff Bay - PortoBay
Bathroom
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
Activities
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Live music/Performance
  • Tennis equipment Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Additional charge
  • Diving Additional charge
  • Ping-pong Additional charge
  • Pool table
  • Playground
  • Game room
  • Tennis court Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
3 swimming pools
    Pool 1 – indoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • Pool 2 – outdoor Free!
    Pool 3 – outdoor (kids) Free!
  • Suitable for kids
Spa
  • Kids' pool
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Hairstyling
  • Hair coloring
  • Haircut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Turkish/Steam Bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese

House rules

The Cliff Bay - PortoBay takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

4:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 40 per child, per night
Crib upon request
Free
3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 40 per child, per night
13+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 80 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Diners Club American Express The Cliff Bay - PortoBay accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that for reservations under the condition "Pay at the property - no prepayment needed ", the total amount of the reservation must be paid at the check-in.

Please note that the credit card used to make the payment of the reservation must be from one of the guests staying in the room. If this is not the case, please contact the hotel prior to the check-in date.

Please note that all guests, adults and children, staying at the property must show a valid identity card or passport with photo, or equivalent document (e.g. birth certificate). Minors not accompanied by their parents must have a declaration or authorization to stay, issued by the holder of rights of custody.

Please note that half board rates includes set menu (3 course) dinner and drinks are not included.

Half Board and Full Board rates include a special dinner on 24 December and 31 December.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

When booking half board, note that drinks are not included.

Please inform The Cliff Bay - PortoBay of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

License number: 6699/RNET

FAQs about The Cliff Bay - PortoBay

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Cliff Bay - PortoBay by:

    • Taxi 35min

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at The Cliff Bay - PortoBay on this page.

  • The Cliff Bay - PortoBay has 3 restaurants:

    • The Blue Lagoon
    • The Rose Garden
    • Il Gallo D'oro

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The Cliff Bay - PortoBay is 1.3 miles from the center of Funchal.

  • Check-in at The Cliff Bay - PortoBay is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The Cliff Bay - PortoBay offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Turkish/Steam Bath
    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Snorkeling
    • Ping-pong
    • Diving
    • Tennis court
    • Swimming pool
    • Bicycle rental
    • Live music/Performance
    • Tennis equipment
    • Beauty services
    • Facial treatments
    • Waxing services
    • Manicure
    • Pedicure
    • Haircut
    • Hair coloring
    • Hairstyling
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Body wrap
    • Spa facilities
    • Steam room
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Fitness

  • The nearest beach is 2,600 feet from The Cliff Bay - PortoBay.

  • The prices at The Cliff Bay - PortoBay may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at The Cliff Bay - PortoBay include:

    • Twin
    • Suite
    • Family

  • Guests staying at The Cliff Bay - PortoBay can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet