Phone us  01392 441245  |  E-news sign up
Honeymoons
& weddings
  
Honeymoons and weddings abroad are tailor-made by Expressions Holidays. Contact us for a range of honeymoon and wedding destinations around the world and an amazing choice of honeymoons from island-hopping to visiting cultural sites.
Authentic
Experiences
  

With Authentic Experiences from Expressions Holidays you enter a world of genuine holiday and travel experiences within the framework of one of our tailor-made holidays, be its significance culture, gastronomy, wine appreciation, wildlife, sports or special occasions.
Spa
holidays
  

Expressions Spas opens a world of tailor-made spa holidays that allows you to choose according to region, type of treatment desired, product type and recommends for your party type, whether it be for couples, singles or perhaps mothers and daughters travelling together.
Family
holidays
  

Expressions Families affords you an amazing choice of sophisticated resorts ideally suited to families in selected destinations worldwide. You can also choose according to required facilities in resort and we suggest holidays for families with grandparents and single parent families too.
Rail
holidays
  

Expressions Holidays offers you tailor-made rail holidays and journeys by train, including luxury trains, scenic journeys and classic rail tours.
Worldwide
journeys
  

Tailor-made journeys and tours for individuals and small groups to selected destinations around the world from Burma to Italy, from Vietnam to India.

Belmond Reid's Palace Hotel - Luxury holidays to Madeira

/uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 A/EXH10_EXH10RDS-EXT-0523122010_A.jpg
/uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 A/EXH10_EXH10 RDS-POOL-0501901_A.jpg
/uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 A/EXH10_EXH10 RDS-EXT-GDN-0201899_A.jpg
/uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 A/EXH10_EXH10RDS-REST-0723122010_A.jpg
/uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 A/EXH10_EXH10RDS-REST-EXT-0123122010_A.jpg
/uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 A/EXH10_EXH10 RDS-ACC-BED-0101902_A.jpg
/uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 A/EXH10_EXH10 RDS-GUEST-LOU-0101900_A.jpg
/uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 A/EXH10_EXH10RDS-ACC-BED-0623122010_A.jpg
  • /uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 B/EXH10_EXH10RDS-EXT-0523122010_B.jpg
  • /uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 B/EXH10_EXH10 RDS-POOL-0501901_B.jpg
  • /uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 B/EXH10_EXH10 RDS-EXT-GDN-0201899_B.jpg
  • /uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 B/EXH10_EXH10RDS-REST-0723122010_B.jpg
  • /uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 B/EXH10_EXH10RDS-REST-EXT-0123122010_B.jpg
  • /uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 B/EXH10_EXH10 RDS-ACC-BED-0101902_B.jpg
  • /uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 B/EXH10_EXH10 RDS-GUEST-LOU-0101900_B.jpg
  • /uploadedimages/Images/Portugal/EXH10 B/EXH10_EXH10RDS-ACC-BED-0623122010_B.jpg
  • About this holiday

    Reid’s Palace Hotel in Funchal, Madeira, is an elegant and historic five star hotel in a superb location, offering old-world glamour and extensive facilities. In a cliff-side position with stunning panoramic views, the Belmond Reid's Palace truly makes the most of its location. Excursions take you down into the gorges and amongst the waterfalls, golden yellow lighting illuminates the rocks and trees at night-time, and spa treatment rooms are perfectly placed to harness the views. Have you own taste of regal luxury in the hotel's elegant bedrooms, complete with tall glass doors that open out into gardens or balconies. And, with such close proximity to towns and villages such as Funchal, guests are free to explore the rest of Madeira at their leisure. We would recommend Reid's Palace to the inquisitive client just as much as the client looking to spend a few days relaxing in the sun.

    The journey and how you get there

    Complimentary

    In-room movies, tennis courts, fitness centre, SPA sauna, table tennis, access to swimming pools, use of towels, deck chairs, umbrellas, courtesy bus to Funchal as per daily schedule, weekly program of events.

    Included in your holiday

    Expressions Holidays include bed and breakfast, private car transfers and scheduled flights London to Funchal with EasyJet.

    Holiday prices

    Sample prices for a luxury holiday to Reid's Palace Hotel in Funchal are per person based on two people sharing a double or twin room
    From £790 per person for 3 nights in a Classic room on bed and breakfast.
    The prices displayed here are a guide only for this hotel and each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect the actual flight costs and all up-to-date special offers.

    Hotel code

    EXH10

    Our opinion

    The Belmond Reid's Palace Hotel is perfectly placed for exploration of Madeira, and allows you to experience both the island's rural side and its stunning coastline.

    Hotel description

    Reid’s Palace Hotel in Funchal, Madeira, is a luxury five star hotel which was built in 1891, occupying a superb cliff-top location overlooking the Bay of Funchal and the Atlantic Ocean. Nestled amongst ten acres of semi-tropical gardens that brim with geraniums, mimosa, and wisteria, Reid's Palace Hotel is steeped in history, and maintains its glorious old-fashioned charm and character. The elegant architecture exudes an old-world glamour, which is reflected in the hotel’s interior with its rich colours, antique furnishings and ornate chandeliers. Complementing its wonderful location, Reid's Palace Hotel boasts four pools with spectacular views, one of which has direct access to the ocean. The hotel has extensive facilities including watersports (on request) and most of the five restaurants enjoy breathtaking panoramas of the sea and the lush hotel gardens. Beauty treatments can be enjoyed in the spa. All of the hotel rooms are individually decorated in elegant pastel tones to maintain the Reid’s Palace Hotel's tradition of style and comfort. The bedrooms have excellent sea or garden views, and each room has a terrace of balcony from which to enjoy them. Reid's Palace Hotel is perfect for couples and families.

    Location

    Madeira, Portugal

    Official star rating

    5

    Annual opening

    All year.

    Distance from airport

    About 20 minutes by car.

    Closest airport

    Funchal

    Room types

    164 rooms and suites all feature a private terrace or balcony, and are split into the following categories:
    Classic Room with partial sea views and private balcony.
    Superior Room with either sea views or garden views and private balconies or patios.
    Deluxe Sea View Room with sea views and large covered balconies.
    Garden Junior Suite with garden views and semi-private terraces. 
    Deluxe Junior Suite with sea views and private balconies.
    Superior Suite with sea or garden views and private blaconies.

     An extra bed for children of 17 and under can be provided in all rooms except, Classic rooms and Junior Suites.

    Hotel facilities and services

    Facilities at Reid's Palace, Funchal include: 5 restaurants, 4 swimming pools, Tea terrace, Boutique, Lounge bar, Tennis courts, Table tennis, Windsurfing, Scuba diving, Whale and dolphin watching, Complimentary minibar, Children’s services, Fitness, Spa, Room service, Water sports (to be booked 24 hours in advance), Flexible dining program available for guests staying a minimum of 7 nights.

    Water sports

    Land sports

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    Sports nearby

    Children

    Children up to the age of 17 stay on a complimentary basis, when sharing their parents' room. Maximum of one child per room.

    Minimum stays

    6 nights minimum stay required during the destive season, between 28 December and 2 January.

    Other information

    For guests staying during the festive period on half board, three gala dinners take place on the 24th, 25th and 31st of December, which require a supplement.

  • OUR HOLIDAYS

    • Rail holidays

      Rail holidays and train journeys, tailor-made.

    • Garden holidays

      Italian garden holidays and tours for individuals and small groups

    • Family holidays

      Visit our selection of tailor-made family holidays to selected hotels and resorts around the world.

    • Cookery holidays

      Tailor-made cookery holidays in Italy

    • Spa holidays

      Rejuvenating, relaxing, refreshing, good for the body and the soul; spa and well-being worldwide

    • Authentic experiences

      Our selection of authentic experience and special interest holidays.

    • Worldwide journeys

      Luxury tours for individuals around the world

LATEST NEWS

  • New Marine Biology Centre at Kanuhura

    A new Marine Biology Centre as opened at Kanuhura in the Maldives.

    Find out more Read more

  • New Grand Suites for the Venice Simplon Orient Express in 2020

    Three new Grand Suites will be introduced for 2020 on the Venice Simplon Orient Express

    Find out more Read more

  • Six new Cinnamon suites at Mount Cinnamon

    Mount Cinnamon will be introducing 6 new Cinnamon suites in time for the festive season.

    Find out more Read more

  • Renovated Crusoe suites at Soneva Fushi

    Ten newly refurbished Crusoe Suites at Soneva Fushi will be ready to welcome guests in December

    Find out more Read more

  • Hotel Botanico introduces new Wellness Programme June 2019

    The Hotel Botanico in Tenerife is introducing a new ‘Slim and Wellness Programme’ from June 2019

    Find out more Read more

  • Luxury Al Andalus rail holiday departure dates 2020

    The luxury Al Andalus train departure dates for 2020

    Find out more Read more

  • Cookery Holidays at Eremo della Giubiliana Sicily

    The Eremo della Giubiliana has announced the themes for its cookery lessons

    Find out more Read more

  • New Family Aqua Park at the Westin Resort Costa Navarino

    The redesigned Aqua Park at The Westin Resort Costa Navarino opens end of April 2019.

    Find out more Read more