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The Cliff Bay, Funchal

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Watch the world go by whilst relaxing in the gardens Watch the world go by whilst relaxing in the gardens
Cool off in the pool and enjoy the view Cool off in the pool and enjoy the view
Relax and unwind at the hotel spa Relax and unwind at the hotel spa
All rooms are elegantly designed All rooms are elegantly designed
Indulge in Michelin star food at Il Gallo d'Oro Indulge in Michelin star food at Il Gallo d'Oro
Enjoy spectacular views from the Navigator's Lounge Enjoy spectacular views from the Navigator's Lounge

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Child Age: 2-11 years inclusive
Infants: under 2 years.
Ages based on return travel date

The Cliff Bay

Truly expressive of its name, The Cliff Bay has a dramatic clifftop location, offering superb views of Funchal's bay. A firm favourite with Sovereign clients, the hotel offers an extensive range of facilities and impeccable personal service. Just two kilometres from the centre of Funchal, guests will be rewarded with panoramic scenery, whether appreciated from their room, the tropical gardens or the glorious swimming pool backdropped by the ocean. With a variety of dining options, The Cliff Bay is guaranteed to have something to suit all tastes; from the Rose Garden international buffet restaurant and Le Cliff Bar & Bistro to the Blue Lagoon Restaurant and Bar located at sea level. For a true gastronomic experience, make sure to visit the Il Galo d'Oro, with its two Michelin stars. And if it is a traditional afternoon tea you are after, you could not wish for a more appropriate setting than the superb Cliff Bay hotel.

  • Flight time: 3 hrs 50 mins.
  • Specially modified rooms for people with reduced mobility are available on request.
  • Hotel child prices apply to ages 2-12 years.
  • Transfer time from Funchal airport: 30 mins.
  • The hotel has 200 rooms, 9 floors and 4 lifts.
  • Official rating 5 Star.

The Cliff Bay by Sovereign

Our long standing relationship with The Cliff Bay together with our team of dedicated experts with their exceptional knowledge and enthusiasm ensure great service and value is offered to our customers.

Complimentary Wine
Sovereign guests will receive a complimentary bottle of wine.
Complimentary Breakfast in Bed
Sovereign guests will receive one complimentary breakfast in bed for two per room per stay.

Added Value

Early booking discount
Save up to 12.5% on the hotel price for holidays between 01 May - 31 October 2017 booked by 31 January 2017.

Honeymoon offer
Honeymoon couples staying between 01 November 2016 - 30 April 2017 will receive free sparkling wine, flowers and fruit.

What you will find at The Cliff Bay

  • Upper Pool At Sunrise

    Beach & Pools

    • Relax by one of the hotels pools or take a refreshing dip in the sea.
    • Beach & Pools at The Cliff Bay

      With the sea just moments from the hotel, guests are spoilt for choice between the warm ocean and the hotel's pools. A sunbathing platform has been created and the sea can be accessed from a jetty. There is also a Jacuzzi®, seawater pool and an indoor/outdoor pool to choose from, as well as one specifically for children.

  • Superior Room Sea View

    Rooms

    • All rooms at The Cliff Bay offer comfort and style.
    • Twin Side Sea View Size: 30 - 42m²

      Twin Rooms are elegantly decorated and offer a seating area and queen sized beds. The rooms also offer a balcony with table and chairs and has side sea views and the en-suite bathrooms are supplied with Rituals® products and feature a separate bathtub and shower.

      • Free Wi-Fi Y
      • Bathrobe Y
      • Slippers Y
      • Safe Y
      • Tea & coffee facilities Y
      • Minibar Y
      • Television Y
      • DVD/CD player Y
      • Air conditioning Y
      • Hairdryer Y
      • Shower Y
      • Bathtub Y
      • Telephone Y
      • Pillow menu N
    • Twin Full Sea View Size: 30 - 42m²

      Twin Rooms are elegantly decorated and offer a seating area and queen sized beds. The rooms also offer a balcony with table and chairs and has full views of the magnificent sea and the en-suite bathrooms are supplied with Rituals® products and feature a separate bathtub and shower.

      • Free Wi-Fi Y
      • Bathrobe Y
      • Slippers Y
      • Safe Y
      • Tea & coffee facilities Y
      • Minibar Y
      • Television Y
      • DVD/CD player Y
      • Air conditioning Y
      • Hairdryer Y
      • Shower Y
      • Bathtub Y
      • Telephone Y
      • Pillow menu N
    • Superior Twin Sea View Size: 30 - 42m²

      Superior Rooms are modern in design and offer a balcony with table and chairs. Guests receive fresh fruit, wine and flowers on arrival and also have exclusive access to the Il Gallo D'Oro restaurant for the à la carte breakfast. The en-suite bathrooms are supplied with Rituals® products and feature a separate bathtub and shower. This room has views of the sea and has a minibar offering complimentary water, juices and soft drinks.

      • Free Wi-Fi Y
      • Bathrobe Y
      • Slippers Y
      • Safe Y
      • Tea & coffee facilities Y
      • Minibar Y
      • Television Y
      • DVD/CD player Y
      • Air conditioning Y
      • Hairdryer Y
      • Shower Y
      • Bathtub Y
      • Telephone Y
      • Pillow menu Y
    • Superior Funchal Bay View Size: 30 - 42m²

      Superior Rooms are modern in design and offer a balcony with table and chairs. Guests receive fresh fruit, wine and flowers on arrival and also have exclusive access to the Il Gallo D'Oro restaurant for the à la carte breakfast. The en-suite bathrooms are supplied with Rituals® products and feature a separate bathtub and shower. This room has views over the bay of Funchal and has a minibar offering complimentary water, juices and soft drinks.

      • Free Wi-Fi Y
      • Bathrobe Y
      • Slippers Y
      • Safe Y
      • Tea & coffee facilities Y
      • Minibar Y
      • Television Y
      • DVD/CD player Y
      • Air conditioning Y
      • Hairdryer Y
      • Shower Y
      • Bathtub Y
      • Telephone Y
      • Pillow menu Y
    • Junior Suite Sea View Size: 40m²

      Junior Suites are perfect for relaxation, offering queen sized beds, a separate living area and a private balcony with table and chairs. Guests will receive fresh fruit, wine and flowers on arrival and have exclusive access to the Il Gallo D'Oro restaurant for the à la carte breakfast. The room also has a minibar offering complimentary water, juices and soft drinks. The marble bathroom has a separate bathtub and shower and offers Rituals® products.

      • Free Wi-Fi Y
      • Bathrobe Y
      • Slippers Y
      • Safe Y
      • Tea & coffee facilities Y
      • Minibar Y
      • Television Y
      • DVD/CD player Y
      • Air conditioning Y
      • Hairdryer Y
      • Shower Y
      • Bathtub Y
      • Telephone Y
      • Pillow menu Y
    • Executive Suite Sea View Size: 68m²

      The Executive Suite offers the ultimate in luxury with guests being treated to a separate bedroom with two queen sized beds, an en-suite bathroom with a hydro-massage bathtub and Molton Brown® products. The suite has a guest bathroom and a separate living room with sofas and dining table and chairs. The Suite also enjoys a balcony with table and chairs, a minibar offering complimentary water, juices and soft drinks and fresh fruit, wine and flowers on arrival. Guests can also enjoy exclusive access to the Il Gallo D'Oro restaurant for the à la carte breakfast.

      • Free Wi-Fi Y
      • Bathrobe Y
      • Slippers Y
      • Safe Y
      • Tea & coffee facilities Y
      • Minibar Y
      • Television Y
      • DVD/CD player Y
      • Air conditioning Y
      • Hairdryer Y
      • Shower Y
      • Bathtub Y
      • Telephone Y
      • Pillow menu Y
    • Twin Sea View Interconnecting Size: x2 30 - 42m²

      Interconnecting Rooms consist of two Twin Sea View Rooms and feature the same facilities.

      • Free Wi-Fi Y
      • Bathrobe Y
      • Slippers Y
      • Safe Y
      • Tea & coffee facilities Y
      • Minibar Y
      • Television Y
      • DVD/CD player Y
      • Air conditioning Y
      • Hairdryer Y
      • Shower Y
      • Bathtub Y
      • Telephone Y
      • Pillow menu N
  • Restaurant Il Gallo d'Oro

    Dining & Bars

    • Enjoy delicious à la carte dishes in a variety of restaurants and bars including one with a Michelin star.
    • Rose Garden

      The Rose Garden is open for breakfast and dinner and offers a buffet in the mornings and themed buffet meals in the evenings. Guests can enjoy a variety of flavours from Mediterranean gastronomy, seafood, Italian and Portuguese.

      Guests on Half Board can eat at this restaurant.

      Opening Hours
      07:00 - 10:30 & 19:00 - 22:00
    • Il Gallo D'Oro

      Open for breakfast and dinner, Il Gallo D'Oro is a Michelin star restaurant serving Mediterranean and Iberian dishes. Guests can enjoy exquisite cuisine in a formal yet relaxed setting. Gentlemen are asked to wear a jacket and tie and reservations are required.

      Opening Hours
      08:00 - 10:30 & 19:00 - 22:00
    • Blue Lagoon

      Offering lunch and light snacks, the Blue Lagoon is located on an outside terrace next to the pool. Guests can enjoy an à la carte menu, salad buffet and barbecue whilst marvelling over the stunning sea views. Coffees and snacks are served throughout the day.

      Opening Hours
      10:30 - 18:00
    • Le Cliff Bar and Bistro

      The Le Cliff Bar and Bistro offers guests the perfect place to socialise or relax with a coffee. Open from the morning until the early hours, the main hotel bar serves snacks throughout the day, lunch in the bar or on the terrace and also afternoon tea. Live music is played every day for guests to enjoy and have a dance if they wish.

      Opening Hours
      10:30 - 00:30
    • Navigator's Lounge

      The Navigator's Lounge is the ideal place for guests to relax and enjoy beautiful views of the sea.

      Opening Hours
      10:30 - 00:30
    • Cactus Bar

      The Cactus Bar is located by the indoor pool and is the perfect place to recharge after a swim or after using the spa. It serves light meals, salads, snacks and fruit juices.

      Opening Hours
      10:30 - 18:00
  • Spa facilities

    Spa

    • Enjoy the peace and relaxation at the hotel spa.
    • The Spa at the Cliff Bay

      The spa at the Cliff Bay was refurbished in 2012, and offers customers the ultimate in relaxation. There are eight treatment rooms available for guests to indulge in treatments, massages, and body wraps. Guests can also unwind when using the sauna, jacuzzi®, Turkish bath, gymnasium and relaxation room.
      Opening hours:
      09:00 - 19:30
      Ages:
      There are treatments available for children under the age of 16 years, however they must be accompanied by an adult for the full duration. All other areas of the spa are for use for over 16 years only.

Hotel Features

  • 3 Restaurants and 3 Bars including the only Michelin Star restaurant in Madeira
  • Indoor and outdoor freshwater heated Swimming pool
  • Large Seawater pool
  • Subtropical gardens
  • Entertainment programme
  • Live music 7 days per week
  • Gym
  • Spa
  • Scuba diving lessons available
  • Tennis court
  • Tennis lessons available
  • Table tennis
  • Snooker room
  • Wifi

Call 01293 762400 to book interconnecting rooms.

Our Sovereign experts have detailed knowledge of where to find the best interconnecting rooms for your family, please give us a call to book today.

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What our customers say about The Cliff Bay

  • I would not hesitate to book again at The Cliff Bay Hotel; it was excellent in every respect with outstanding service from the hotel staff. They could not be faulted.

    M Marval

  • The Cliff Bay never fails to deliver an excellent friendly service.

    A Howard

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  • I absolutely loved this hotel, it had a fantastic relaxed feel to it. It is in a superb location with stunning sea views and the food was really great, especially at the Il Gallo D'Oro Michelin star restaurant. More from Sharon
  • This hotel is fantastic, I particularly liked the Navigator's Lounge as it was lovely and relaxing and has fabulous panoramic views of the sea. More from Louise

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