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White Waters Hotel

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05/07/2017 06/07/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$68*
US$64*
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The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights. Hotel is clean, breakfast fine, Machico good place to travel from to surroundings. But not for longer than 2 days. Owning management always friendly and helpful. Compliment. Also speaking English very well. Car parking paid but no problem and low fares outside on the roundabout. Two supermarkets at walking distance. Overal: satisfied as a stopover...

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edinburgh
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Had a room on third floor - good size, comfy bed, nice big bathroom. Balcony with view would have been nice if weather better, as it was a howling gale not much use. Receptionist was not very helpful, took hours to locate the supermarket (which is away at the back of the town btw). Breakfast was continental' style, nice cereal,...

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful hotel, large bedroom with lovely balcony view. Large comfy bed. Very pleasant stay here. Very nice breakfast taken in a very nice room which had the windows open as the weather so good. Reception lady very pleasant and helpful. Local bus took us into Funchal. Last morning was spent walking around Machico. Had very pleasant evening meals in local...

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Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Overall a nice visit in a clean room with good service. It got a bit weird at the start when the hotel manager wanted us to pay in advance, but the regular staff was really nice. There is parking but it's not convenient as you have to walk around the block to get to the garage, and there is only...

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Fairfax, California
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Stayed here our first and last nights on Madeira. Convenient as it's close to the airport. Slept with the window open and heard the ocean which is a block away. Very friendly staff and a good restaurant. Would definitely return.

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed overnight before we flew home after a week touring Madeira. Very clean modern little hotel. Exceptionally clean! Crisp white table clothes and bed linen. Very obliging staff. Very good value.

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Sutton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Loved this place very clean and chic. Had a lunch and was served by a very nice lady who was helpful with menu and local area. Returned for an evening meal and was met with same level of service,meal was lovely. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

A small but very pleasant hotel . Rooms clean and spacious. The hotel is close to beach, shops and restaurants. Personal nice, breakfast too . Nothing to complaints /maybe pool/. But otherwise a great choice.

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner ate and drink here twice 1st stopping just for a drink and the lady who was serving and behind the counter was so nice and polite and couldn't help enough proper English tea served layer the same day we went back and a different lady was working but again the service was outstanding and we had...

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Widnes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2016

We have just spent a week in the White Waters Hotel. It is a small hotel lacking some of the facilities of the larger hotels but that is reflected in the price. The staff were very attentive and obliging, the food was nice and rooms comfortable. The hotel is conveniently located for the beach, the small village centre and public...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
White Waters is a small family run 3 star hotel. It is located in the very heart of Machico, a small town that has retained its very unique feel of the old, and together with the new, it has a very unique appeal. It is in this setting that White Waters is found. All our rooms are equipped with modern amenities, and all have balconies facing the sea. Our restaurant offers our guests both local and internacional cuisine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White Waters Hotel

Address: Praceta 25 de Abril, Machico, Madeira 9200-084, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Madeira > Machico
Price Range: RM256 - RM328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — White Waters Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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“High rooms to front best”
chocsEdinburgh, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms have a sea view through the window”
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“Corner rooms are larger but other rooms have larger balconies.”
JoS74, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Hotel is in a quiet part of town so no particular room preference.”
679hughc, 10 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Nice balconies and views on the front side with floor to ceiling glass. I don't know if it costs extra, we were there in the winter when free upgrades happen without even being mentioned.”
masuke, 18 Feb 2015 | Read review
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