We Love —
- This is a peaceful & relaxing small hotel with friendly, personal service and great rooms and facilities
- Indulge in the great restaurant food with half board dining
- Just 15 minutes stroll from Funchal centre - history and beautiful surrounding scenery
Your Destination —
Situated just under a mile from the historical centre of Funchal, the 5-star Quintinha de Sao Joao provides its guests with a favourable location within easy reach of whichever part of the island they choose to visit.
In the centre of Funchal, there is a good variety of shops, restaurants and amenities, as well as places of historical interest and natural beauty.
For nature lovers, the levadas present you with an experience of a lifetime. Explore the island by walking the Madeira Levada paths and marvel at the island's fantastic natural beauty; visit one of the many botanical gardens and the protected Laurissilva Forest during your stay on this enchanting island.
For golf lovers, Madeira annually holds the Madeira Island Open and boasts two golf courses, the Palheiro Golf (18 holes) and the Santo da Serra (27 holes).
Choose this island in the middle of the Atlantic, and a world of nautical options open up to you, such as canoeing, diving, game fishing, sailing, surfing and windsurfing. There is so much choice that there is a different one for you to try-out every day of the week!
Your Hotel —
Overlooking the city at 71 metres above sea level, lays an enchanting small and relaxed hotel - Quintinha Sao Joao. Set amidst subtropical gardens in a privileged residential area, just 1.2 km (15 minutes walking) away from Funchal downtown, this charming hotel invites you to experience a relaxing and reviving break in the sun.
Enjoy one of the 40 spacious rooms, in an ambiance of informal elegance surrounded by lush green gardens, relax at the SPA, or cool off and take a dip inside or outside at one of the swimming pools.
Your Room —
This offer is based on a standard room with Balcony.
The hotel's guestrooms are spacious and very well equipped making for a comfortable stay. The rooms are equipped with the most up-to-date facilities, namely air-conditioning, safe, mini-bar, bathrobes, hairdryer, cable television, DVD player and direct telephone.
Your Board Basis —
This offer is based on a half board stay.
A Morgadinha Restaurant - The restaurant is situated in an adjacent building to the Quintinha de Sao Joao, and is of traditional Madeiran architecture. It delights its visitors with a large variety of regional and international delicacies, whilst Goan cuisine is the speciality of the house.
Vasco da Gama - The hotel's piano bar offers a splendid view over the bay of Funchal from the terrace and is the ideal place to enjoy the quieter moments of the day or night in perfect relaxation. An array of cocktails and other specialities are on offer.
Your Time —
Let the masseuses take care of you! Whether it's an individual treatment or a complete course, the answer lies here. There is a wide selection to choose from: exotic peelings, wraps, facials, massages, manicures and pedicures or full programmes consisting of a number of therapies aimed at targeting specific requirements.
Facilities including three treatment rooms, a relaxation area, a water zone including Jacuzzi, Vichy shower, tropical shower, sauna and hammam steam bath, are all on offer.
Your Journey —
Flights: Departures from Birmingham, Gatwick and Manchester, direct to Funchal.
Departures between 0600 and 1505
Departures between 1440 and 2355
All flight times are local.
Transfers: Private transfers are included (20km / 20 minutes)
Please note: flight details are given as a guide only and may change. We will however notify you in advance if flights are more than 2 hours outside the time range given. Flights are non-changeable and non-refundable at time of booking.