As you explore the hotel you feel an immediate sense of heritage and respect for the property and its century-old history. There is an charm that is humble, but an elegance which is timeless, and a pull to want you to remain in the hotel and share in its spectacular views across Madeira.
You almost feel as if you’ve been invited into someone’s home and the comforts of familiarity immediately create a level of luxury that is hard to generate without historic provenance.
Belmond Reid’s Palace is a place to relax, unwind and revel in beautiful surroundings. The property has a huge range of suites available all designed to an incredibly high standard. This property is family-orientated, offering the perfect retreat location whilst appealing to the contemporary traveller.
Packed full of historic significance, Belmond Reid’s Palace feels like a home away from home with friendly faces welcoming you and making your stay effortless in every way. The on site facilities are of exceptional standard with a swimming pool overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and restaurant with panoramic views across Funchal, Madeira.
There is so much to discover in the location itself, with a regular shuttle service provided by the hotel into the central town of Funchal. You really get a sense of the location by visiting the food markets in town and experience how diverse the robust the landscape is. Funchal is a place of beauty, of colour and of celebration. It has all of the quaintness of a seaside town where time easily stands still. Try the dry land tobogganing, fly high in the city’s cable cars or visit the world-famous natural springs whilst sipping some Poncha (the island’s famous, but lethal, drink) . Madeira is a treat for all of the senses and a place you’ll want to visit time and time again.
Belmond Reid’s Palace has a range of beautiful interior event spaces and world-famous gardens that are the perfect backdrop for weddings.
The property can be hired exclusively with the added benefit of working with a team of highly professional hoteliers who take care of every single requirement so effortlessly.
It is very easy to sit back, relax and enjoy the surroundings of the property, which makes throwing a party here that much more exciting.
You will benefit from having the most extraordinary views across Funchal and out across the Atlantic Ocean, overlooking the harbour and city’s picturesque streets.
Hosting a party at Belmond Reid’s Palace is like entertaining at home, but with layers and layers of luxury that can only be found in a Belmond property.
Charming, quaint, timeless, elegant – this property will always have an important place in our hearts.
“Christopher is known in the industry as a master of creativity and is often called upon by his peers to add a certain sparkle to events. Whilst he is creative, he is also very organised and will work tirelessly to make sure that his client’s vision is not only achieved but also exceeded. He is very well connected, and I am sure has a little black book of some of the best suppliers in the business.”