Fodor's Expert Review Torre Praia Hotel

Rua Goulart Medeiros, Vila Baleira, Madeira, 9400-164, Portugal

A five-minute walk from the center of town, this low-slung beach hotel is built around an old stone watchtower that now holds one of the hotel's two restaurants. The rooms are spacious, with those on the upper floor offering views of the ocean through wide windows. Along with the sparkling outdoor pool, the hotel also has a sauna, hot tub, squash court, and fitness center.

PROS

  • the location
  • by the beach and near town
  • is top-notch
  • top-floor rooms have good views
  • the location, by the beach and near town, is top-notch
  • top-floor rooms have good views
  • the beachfront location makes it hard to beat
  • gorgeous vistas from the panoramic bar
  • extremely friendly staff

CONS

  • hotel is in need of a refresh
  • no Wi-Fi in rooms
  • staff could be friendlier
  • some rooms in need of a refresh
  • no internet connections in rooms
  • some accommodations are noisy

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
Views
Casual
Beachfront
Basic
$$

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 291-980450 | -291 980 450

HOTEL DETAILS

62 rooms, 4 suites
Rate Includes: All-inclusive

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