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melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 June 2015

We spent 8 nights here with trevor and June franks. Their web site claimed that they knew everything about the island and they certainly did. We wanted to walk and trevor gave us all we needed to know...walks, buses, and other advice so we had a great time. The rooms were fine and they made us very welcome. Nothing seemed... More 

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1 Thank shaun m
Lake of Geneva
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155 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2015

We can confirm, Trevor has a tremendous knowledge of the trails on the island, and of the bus services that you may be able to use. He is very happy to give you the advice you'll likely need. We were invited on a Levada walk by Trevor and next time we plan to stay in their house. There are so... More 

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1 Thank Otto_Hettie
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2014

TJ Walking is a little gem of a bed and breakfast which we found quite by chance. Trevor and June are excellent and welcoming hosts and nothing is too much trouble. We were met by Trevor at the airport and driven to their home where they have 4 double en suite rooms. Each room is tastefully decorated and very comfortable.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2014

TJ Walking is definitely the place to stay if you enjoy asking on Madeira. Accommodation is great together with expert information on routes to walk and the buses needed to make that possible. Trever and June go out of their way to let you enjoy your holiday on the island. They even catered for my Coeliac Disease and provided gluten... More 

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1 Thank Neil T
Duncan, Canada
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78 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2014

My wife and I enjoyed our stay at TJ Walking. As others have said and we can confirm, Trevor has a tremendous knowledge of the trails on the island, and of the bus services that you may be able to use to access them, and he is very happy to give you the advice you'll likely need. Their house was... More 

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1 Thank James G
Wembley, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2012

This hotel is really a sweet place to stay in the interior is so different from the outside.and I live in London. So it was actually travelling to another country. Really I loved the swimming pool outside it should be at least 12 square feet

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1 Thank Ibrar S
Loughborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2012

Just back from a great holiday in Madeira,Initially we were a little anxious about booking this bed and breakfast guest house due to the awful SUZE1970 review in Feb. 2009!! But from the moment we arrived we were welcomed wholeheartedly by two wonderful people June and Trevor, they couldn't have done enough for us during our week stay. We saved... More 

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2 Thank coale39
Frinton
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2009

Trevor and June Franks have been providing a wonderful service to those who love walking in Madeira for many years. They have a large house situated 900 feet above the centre of Funchal with 4 double/twin rooms to let; they also provide guests with a substantial continental breakfast. Their knowledge of walking the levadas is not matched anywhere else and... More 

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1 Thank RoystonFrinton
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215 reviews
69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2009

If you want ‘boutique hotel chic’, covet a place in the Funchal tourist herd, and want expensive packaged hotel day-trips this probably isn't the place for you. On the other hand, if you want a comfortable base for discovering Madeira, a superb location in a lovely Funchal suburb, a warm welcome and a fast-track to some of the best inside... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2009

When booking this holiday to Madeira, we deliberately avoided looking at the huge 'tourist' hotels in favour of smaller, friendlier guest houses. That was our first mistake. Trevor and June at TJ Walking (Trejuno) describe themselves/their guest house as "personal, friendly, with a homely atmosphere". If staying for over seven days, they also offer free transfers to and from the... More 

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Address: Estrada do Livramento 94, Funchal, Madeira 9050-231, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Funchal
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Number of rooms: 27
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TJ Walking Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
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“Only 4 rooms and all are fine”
 of 5 bubbles shaunm445, 5 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Corner suites are nice and sunny”
 of 5 bubbles IbrarS, 8 Dec 2012 | Read review
“The TWIN room no 2 is particularly spacious and has a great view of the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles coale39, 28 Nov 2012 | Read review
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