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                                                                                                      Porto da Cruz Holiday Apartments (804)

                                                                                                       

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                                                                                                      A lovely apartment, clean, well equipped and a view that we never tired of.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      This apartment was exactly as described. Very clean and comfortable, ideal for what we were looking for. The view from the balcony was the added bonus. The apartment block was always very quiet as was the pool area. Luisa the owner kept in touch with us during our stay to check that everything was ok. Overall a very enjoyable stay.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2017

                                                                                                      The apartment is spacious, well laid out and has two wonderfully large balconies. Loved it.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The stony beach at Pria Formosa which is just in front of the apartment is a great location for a holiday. Not to busy but never empty. The view of the beach and the sound of the sea from the balconies is relaxing and already missed! There are a number of decent restaurants within 15 minutes walk and one of our favourites was Doca do Cavaca which can be seen by looking to the left from the balconies. Funchal is a €10. Cab ride or buses are quite regular. The website suggested that a free bus trip to Funchal was available from the complex but when we asked the hotel reception told us that this was only for hotel guests and that as we were guests of a privately owned apartment we could not use it. We did not follow this up as we usually walked and it took us approximately 45 minutes. Camara do Lobos which is also a 45 minute promenade walk in the opposite direction is well worth a visit as you can get a land train up to the glass platform 580 meters above the sea on the top of Europe's highest sea cliff's. I do have a couple of observations that I would briefly mention. The apartment was very clean when we arrived however on arrival Jan Hansen said that it would be cleaned weekly, something that did not happen. This did not bother us too much as we like our privacy. Jan had given us his mobile number but we chose not to follow up on this and just bought more toilet rolls and carried on using the towels. The WiFi in the apartment needs a fair amount of patience but will work with a bit of arm waving. The hot water tank is effective but small so allow an hour between showers and the bathrooms would benefit from an upgrade as they are looking a little tired. The second bedroom has no outside view from the window, it looks into a darkened utility room. I have written this review on behalf of my wife and I believe in being as honest as possible so it's only fair to say that I would definitely consider staying in the apartment again as this has been one of the most enjoyable holidays we have had.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Aug 2017