Fodor's Expert Review Estalagem Ponta do Sol

Caminho do Passo 6, Ponta do Sol, Madeira, 9360-529, Portugal

Perched on a cliff overlooking the charming town of Ponta do Sol about 11 km (7 miles) east of Calheta, this chic boutique hotel attracts a young and lively crowd. Guests are drawn by the stunning infinity pool and stupendous views (and the fact that its modern design is often featured in shelter magazine photo spreads). The minimalist rooms all have balconies, many with water views.

PROS

  • prime location with amazing views
  • free Wi-Fi throughout
  • there's a cozy library with pool table
  • Ponta do Sol is Madeira's sunniest location
  • there's a cozy library with pool table
  • restaurant serves delicious Mediterranean-inspired fare
  • poolside bar is the place to see and be seen
  • wellness facilities are top-notch

CONS

  • outdoor pool not heated and can get chilly
  • limited parking in tiny lot
  • no minibar in room
  • just a small fridge
  • no minibar in room, just a small fridge
  • outdoor pool can get chilly
  • limited parking in the tiny lot
  • hard to access without a car

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
Views
Lively
Near the beach
Design
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HOTEL INFO

Phones: 291-970200 | -291 970 200

HOTEL DETAILS

54 rooms
Rate Includes: Free Breakfast

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