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    Apartamentos Sao Paulo e Alegria

    Rua Pimenta Aguiar 2, Funchal, Madeira 9000-026, Portugal
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good46%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    “sao paulo” (12 reviews)
    “no elevator” (4 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 73 reviews

    Reviewed 11 March 2017

    Perfect location, good value for many, nice staff and room, brekafast a bit poor everyday the same, no vegetables. But ok to start day with. Room was cleaned every day which is very positive. Would recommend!More

    Thank Urszula G
    Response from SaoPauloeAlegria, Gestor at Apartamentos Sao Paulo e AlegriaResponded 21 April 2017

    Dear Urszula G, We are pleased to read that you enjoyed our room and cleaning service, and found our location perfect and our staff nice . This is precisely what we aim to deliver : a good value for money experience. It is wonderful to...More

    Reviewed 10 March 2017

    We stayed in the sister block of the main building for a week in January. I have to confess to having a bit of of a 'OMG, what have we booked' moment when we first arrived. We were shown our room which was waiting to...More

    Thank servicechargehater
    Response from SaoPauloeAlegria, Gerente at Apartamentos Sao Paulo e AlegriaResponded 13 April 2017

    Dear servicechargehater, Many thanks for your visit and for this positive review! So glad to read that our studios are "good value acccommodation in an excellent location" Your words clearly defines our philosophy which combined with our good service and attentive team has assured us...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    The apartment was cleaned daily and the towels most days. It is in need of decoration and refurbishment. One uncomfortable and one dining chair neither of which were comfortable. There was only one electric socket in the kitchen and no plug in the bathroom sink....More

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    Response from SaoPauloeAlegria, Diretor-Geral at Apartamentos Sao Paulo e AlegriaResponded 15 February 2017

    Dear Grandadmike, Thank you for having taken the time to post a review on your stay in Apartamentos São Paulo e Alegria. We are very happy to see that our cleaning service and great location were appreciated. We are indeed very lucky as all points...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    An excellent position near to the centre of Funchal. The people were very friendly and helpful, with daily cleaning although an apartment hotel. Don't expect 5-star as that is not what it is, but there were comfortable armchairs, good lighting and a perfectly adequate kitchen...More

    Thank active_traveller_UK
    Response from SaoPauloeAlegria, Gerente geral at Apartamentos Sao Paulo e AlegriaResponded 3 February 2017

    Dear active_traveller_UK, We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, and especially found your studio to be super comfortable and very clean. We take great pride in ensuring that each of our guests are made to feel very much at home, and...More

    Reviewed 12 January 2017

    We spent 3 weeks at the Alegria. It is not luxury, but we got a little flat with kitchen, microwave, kettle and toaster, cleaned daily and with a little balcony. Very centrally located, only 2 mins on foot from La Vie shopping centre and about...More

    Thank Fritz-Wepper
    Response from SaoPauloeAlegria, Gerente geral at Apartamentos Sao Paulo e AlegriaResponded 3 February 2017

    Dear Fritz-Wepper, I am so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, and especially found your studio to be comfortable and well equipped. Our location is definitely perfect to explore the Island and having a shopping center right around the corner is quite handy....More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$42 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Best Value Hotel in Funchal
    • #40 Romantic Hotel in Funchal
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
    • Portugal >
    • Madeira Islands >
    • Madeira >
    • Funchal
    • Also Known As
    • Sao Paulo e Alegria Hotel Funchal ,
    • Apartamentos Sao Paulo e Alegria Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
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    Room & Suite (185)
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    ruggfortress
    17 June 2016|
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    Response from SaoPauloeAlegria | Property representative |
    Hello, There are 2 parking options: - Outdoor ( blue lines) free between 20:00 until 08:00 and then payed per hour; - Indoor ( building's private parking) €5.00 per day .
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    10 October 2015|
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    Response from SaoPauloeAlegria | Property representative |
    Dear 691caz1983, We have some double bed rooms but the majority are twins. However all our twins beds can be transformed into double beds on request.
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    "Ask room facing the garden, far from the reception, top floor for less noise from stairs"
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