Reid's Palace, a Belmond Hotel

‘Sub-Tropical Gardens, Overlooking Atlantic Ocean’

Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Belmond Reid’s Palace Hotel sits on a cliff surrounded by 10-acres of sub-tropical gardens. It boasts a long list of celebrated guests who include Churchill and George Bernard Shaw. Many of the rooms and suites offer ocean views as do the variety of restaurants and bars. On-site there are four swimming pools, an expansive garden, a spa and wellness centre, two tennis courts and a fitness centre.

In Our Opinion

‘The subtropical gardens on the cliff edge veering down towards the Atlantic Ocean are stunning - day and night’

The Dining Room

The Dining Room serves Haute cuisine. There is Champagne Gala Buffet on Sundays. Open Sunday and Monday 19:00 – 21:30.

William Restaurant
William Restaurant serves an extensive range of Madeira’s finest dishes, and overlooks the ocean. Open Tuesday to Saturday 19:30 – 22:00.
Villa Cipriani
Sample a taste of Italian dining at Villa Cipriani, located on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean with an open-air terrace. Open 19:00 – 22:30.
Pool Restaurant
The Pool Restaurant serves hot and cold cuisine from a buffet grill between 12:30 and 15:00.
Garden Room
Afternoon Tea

Afternoon tea is complete with sandwiches, freshly bakes scones and homemade pastries. Afternoon tea is served 15:00 – 17:30 in the lounge and until 16:30 on the terrace.

Moonlight Dinner
For a romantic dining experience, choose from five locations around the hotel and indulge in a four-course menu served by a private butler.
Cocktail Bar
Open for drinks and snacks 10:00 - 01:00.

• Fitness centre
• Four swimming pools (two heated year-round)
• Spa and wellness centre
• Garden tour
• Two tennis courts/resident tennis pro

• Complimentary Wi-Fi
• Free parking
• Courtesy bus to Funchal
• Concierge
• Luggage storage
• 24-hour front desk
• Car hire

The Spa at Belmond Reid’s Palace is in a secluded spot with ocean views and a private terrace. Treatments include deep cleanses, therapeutic massages and signature remedies. A private whirlpool is located on the indoor-outdoor therapy suite. There are Spa experience packages available.

Land-sports nearby
• Table tennis
• Horse riding
• Toboggan rides
• Golf
• Hang gliding
• Climbing excursions
• Jeep safaris
• Dance classes
• Hiking

Water-sports - nearby
• Windsurfing
• Deep sea fishing
• Snorkelling
• Motorboat cruising
• Whale and dolphin watching
• Boat excursions aboard replica of Christopher Columbus’ boat

Belmond Reid’s Palace is a scenic hotel perfect for honeymooners and the hotel offers these romantic touches to make your stay memorable. (four night stay minimum):-
• Welcome amenities, including Champagne and strawberries
• Exclusive moonlight dinner for two with selected beverages

Belmond Reid’s Palace welcomes families with children of all ages and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay.

• All children are welcomed with a teddy bear present

• Cots available
• Children’s toiletries
• Bathrobes and slippers

• Children’s menu is available at Villa Cipriani and Pool Restaurant
• Children up to 12 receive complimentary half board or gala dinners with parents booked on board supplements.

• Children’s swimming pool

Kids Club
• 3 – 9 years
Opening times
• 10:00 – 17:00
• Complimentary

Indoor Activities
• Playhouse
• Arts and crafts
• Games

Outdoor Activities
• Swimming pool
• Tennis courts

Fun@Reid’s Teenagers’ Club
• 10 – 18 years

Opening times
• 10:00 – 22:00

Indoor Activities
• Nintendo Wii
• PlayStation
• Macs
• Internet access
• Soundproofed technology room


Belmond Reid’s Palace is located to the south of Madeira perched on a cliff overlooking both Funchal Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. It is just under an hour’s drive from Madeira airport.

Nearby attractions
• Sao Tiago Fort – 1.6 miles
• Madeira Botanical Garden – 2.2 miles
• Funchall – 4.8 miles
• Reis Magos Beach – 5.8 miles
• Madeira Airport – 14 miles