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Santa Maria - Hostel

Star Rating
3 out of 5
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Reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
64 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Business Services

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Funchal-Monte Teleferico
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Funchal Farmers Market
    4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Se Cathedral
    10 min walk
  • Airport
    Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo)
    16 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Twin Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Triple Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 3 Twin Beds
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  • Suite, Private Bathroom

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Economy Twin Room

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (1 Bed in a 8 Bed Dorm)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Twin Bed
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About this area

Funchal

Located in Funchal, Santa Maria - Hostel is in the city center and on the waterfront. Those looking for an activity can check out Funchal Marina, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Madeira Botanical Garden and Monte Palace Gardens. Traveling with kids? Consider Funchal-Monte Teleferico and Vila Guida Garden Viewpoint. Our guests appreciate the hostel's quiet location.

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Funchal-Monte Teleferico - 2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Funchal Farmers Market - 4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Avenida do Mar - 6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Se Cathedral - 10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Town Square - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • Peixaria Moderna – Alfresco dining pub offering regional cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Kids' menu available.

About this property

Santa Maria - Hostel

A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and coffee/tea in a common area are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, a microwave in a common area, a refrigerator in a common area, and laundry facilities are onsite. All 11 shared rooms feature free WiFi and private yards. Living rooms, dining areas, and portable fans are among the other amenities available to guests.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 20 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

American Express
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 25.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Late check-in fee: EUR 10 for check-in after 10 PM
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 20 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.
Property Registration Number
45713/AL

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, ferry terminal, and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Property is also known as

  • Santa Maria Hostel Funchal
  • Santa Maria Funchal
  • Santa Maria - Hostel Funchal
  • Santa Maria - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Santa Maria - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Funchal

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free nearby parking
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge)
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 8 AM–11 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Library
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

More

  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Portable fan

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer (on request)

Food and drink

  • Dining room

Outdoor space

  • Yard

More

  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Shared accommodations

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Beach access
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Boat tours
  • Ecotours
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain biking
  • Safari
  • Scooter/moped rentals
  • Scuba diving
  • Segway rentals/tours
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Whale watching
  • Wildlife and game drive
  • Wildlife and game viewing

Where to eat

  • Peixaria Moderna – Alfresco dining pub offering regional cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Kids' menu available.
4.4

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4.7
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

4/5 Good

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Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

Fantastic Hostel in Excellent Location

Amazing hostel - exceeded my expectations with the nice building, friendly and helpful staff, fantastic breakfast and daily free cake!

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2019

5/5 Excellent

It is a beautiful property and very well located in the old town. They also have a restaurant serving excelent food. They give a discount of 10% to guests of the hostel. The staff is extremely helpful and friendly.

Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2019

5/5 Excellent

Historic old schoolhouse hostel in heart of town

Very unique historic old school building . Spacious ,very clean , outstanding service and extremely friendly staff great kitchen area You are right in the heart of the busy bar ,restaurant area . Great morning breakfast of all you can eat really beautiful garden

Stayed 10 nights in Jan 2019

3/5

Location was great, however it was very difficult to sleep. The noise from the outside restaurant and bars kept us up all night. I did not get one good night sleep while staying here.

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2019

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