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Dorisol Florasol Funchal Reviews
Florasol Hotel Funchal Madeira Portugal. Jun 22, 2008
The Florasol Hotel is part of the group Dorisol.
Situated about appr.10 minutes (by bus), close to the hotel are bus stops (n.188.8.131.52), appr.30 minutes (walking) from the centre of Funchal and close to The Lido Sol(300 m. walk) and part of the hotel is directly at the main and busy street Estrada Monumental. We had a room directly at the main street, yes it's loud but personally I enjoyed it coz the big balcony had a nice view (partly on the ocean) and always something to watch on the street:). Nothing for light sleepers but for me it was fine. The room was generous with small a kitchen block and a microwave, a nice bathroom with good facilities.
Breakfast was good, divers sorts of bread, fruits, etc, + always eggs boiled or scrambled:) and the main thing: coffee was very good!
Swimming pool and sunbathing-area were good! Towels also for free.
Supermarket, restaurants, post office, rent a car, all within 3 minutes.
Minus (if one wants to be picky)
-Elevator, small and very slow!
-Restaurant Tropical too expensive!
-Personal, manly personal at reception very kind and
helpful the most female personal arrogant, always busy
(With what??) and uninterested.
Female personal in breakfast room nice but got confused
every time their silly female boss, showed up, haha she
was more a burden then help!
Cleaning personal, inaccurate and not alert, must say
that they were very polite and helpful but I think one
doesn't have to ask for the things that are needed:)
-No free/pick up transport from and to the airport.
-To little information flyers at reception desk.
Tips, Bus: get yourself a 7 days pass at the bus kiosk in town, 17 Euros unlimited use and valid for the whole city of Funchal.
Transport from airport, if you fly with TAP or Star Alliance, save your seat coupon, free ride with aero bus to your hotel. Aero bus to the airport 5 Euros.
All in all I would say I was pretty satisfied and happy in Florasol!
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Dorisol Florasol Overview
The Dorisol Florasol, located in Funchal, Madeira, is situated on the Monumental Road and tourist area just 300 meters from the Maritime Promenade. To get to the city center from the hotel, guests need only travel a minimal 2.5 kilometers. The Dorisol Florasol Funchal is just a 25 minute drive from the airport. To travel through Funchal, guests may rent cars or travel by bus.
There are 103 studios featured at the Dorisol Florasol Hotel that are spread out over the twelve floor structure. All rooms are decorated in simple white colors and textures with modern furnishings and cool tiled floors. Each room has air conditioning, cable television, and kitchens, including cookware and dishes.
The Dorisol Florasol Hotel Funchal is a modern complex with in-house Le Chef Restaurant where guests can enjoy regional specialties as well as international favorites. For snacks throughout the day, those staying may stop by the Florasol bar. Other amenities include a lagoon-style swimming pool and terrace, and for children, a paddling pool and playground.
Dorisol Florasol Amenities