Looking for a child-friendly hotel?

As families grow in size, so too do the needs of a family holiday. That’s why family hotels are set up to cater for all ages, from toddlers and kids to teens and adults. Typically, you can expect restaurants with kids’ menus, games rooms, fitness centres and a pool area where children can play and parents can relax.

Check out our pick of great child-friendly hotels in Funchal

Savoy Palace

Savoy Palace features a restaurant, fitness centre, a bar and shared lounge in Funchal. Among the facilities at this property are room service and a kids’ club, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The resort provides an outdoor swimming pool, indoor pool, evening entertainment and a 24-hour front desk.

Guest rooms are equipped with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a kettle, a bidet, a hairdryer and a desk. The units include a private bathroom with a shower and free toiletries.

Guests at the resort can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Savoy Palace offers a children’s playground.

Babosas Village

Located amongst the famous gardens of Monte, in the heart of this romantic and lush village in the hills above Funchal, Babosas Village features spacious 1-bedroom apartments, a restaurant, a bar and an attentive staff.

Each apartment offers a living area with a kitchenette and a cable TV, a separate bedroom, a bathroom with shower and a patio (except the Loft Superior Suite). Free WiFi is available.

Situated on the quaint and narrow street that leads from the Babosas square past the gardens, the famous church and wicker toboggans to the old square, Babosas Village is perfectly located to visit the Monte gardens, 300 m away, and the surrounding walks.

Funchal is 6 km away and is easily accessibly via cable car or public transport. The nearest airport is Madeira Airport, 12 km from the property.


A luxurious 5-star design hotel sitting on Calheta Beach, between Madeira Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean, Savoy Saccharum Resort & Spa features a rooftop infinity pool and conference rooms.

Each room has the design of a local artist, based on the theme of the sugar cane. Guests can also enjoy the comfort of a self-catering apartment.

The Savoy Saccharum Resort & Spa features a buffet restaurant, an à la carte restaurant and summer terraces, in addition to barbecue facilities. Four bars complete the offer.

Guests can spend their day on site, using the squash court, a playroom for children and the heated indoor pool. For warmer days, 2 outdoor swimming pools are available with large sun terraces.

Calheta Marina is 20 m from the Savoy Saccharum Resort & Spa, and Funchal city centre is 34 km away.

Aqua Natura Madeira

The 4-star Aqua Natura Madeira offers elegant rooms with Atlantic Ocean views in the fishing village of Porto Moniz, 45 km north of Funchal city centre. It offers a sauna on site.

Each accommodation is elegantly decorated and includes tea-and-coffee making facilities, a mini-bar, and a balcony with sea views. Some have a seating area with a sofa.

The 24-hour Aqua Natura Madeira has a panoramic restaurant on site serving local cuisine along with national and regional wines. Breakfast buffets, as well as an à-la-carte menu are served for lunch and dinner.

Guests can use the hot tub while relaxing with the Atlantic Ocean views. Massage services and a gym are available. For the sports fans, the Aqua Natura features a diving centre on site. The natural swimming pools are a few steps away.

Hotel Euro Moniz

With Atlantic Ocean views, this hotel is only 100 m from the natural rock pools in Porto Moniz. It has a panoramic bar overlooking the mountains, and a heated indoor pool.

Hotel Euro Moniz serves a generous breakfast, which can also be enjoyed in the guest rooms. Visitors can try a traditional ‘Poncha’ drink or watch sports on the bar’s big screen.

The bar has views of the sea or mountains, and all Euro Moniz’s rooms are fitted with double-glazed windows and cable TV. Each has a bathroom with a bathtub or a walk-in shower and some feature balconies.

MLV Uptown Apartments

MLV Uptown Apartments features city views, free WiFi and free private parking, located in Funchal, 2 km from Marina do Funchal.

Each unit comes with a balcony, a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave, a seating area with a sofa, a flat-screen TV, a washing machine, and a private bathroom with shower and a hairdryer. A fridge, an oven and stovetop are also provided, as well as a kettle and a coffee machine.

Guests can also relax in the garden.

Popular points of interest near the apartment include Cathedral of Funchal, Mar Avenue and Madeira Casino. The nearest airport is Cristiano Ronaldo Madeira International, 19 km from MLV Uptown Apartments, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Travellers Pearl by Storytellers

Located in Funchal in the Madeira Islands region, with Sao Tiago Fort and Mar Avenue nearby, Travellers Pearl by Storytellers provides accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking.

A continental breakfast is available daily at the apartment.

Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at Travellers Pearl by Storytellers.

Marina do Funchal is 2.1 km from the accommodation, while Cathedral of Funchal is 2 km away. The nearest airport is Cristiano Ronaldo Madeira International, 17 km from Travellers Pearl by Storytellers, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Granny’s Farm

Situated in São Vicente in the Madeira Islands region and Volcanic caves of São Vicente reachable within 2.1 km, Granny’s farm features accommodation with free WiFi, BBQ facilities, a garden and free private parking.

All units comprise a seating area, a dining area, and a fully equipped kitchen with various cooking facilities, including a microwave, a fridge, a stovetop and a toaster. A patio with garden views is offered in every unit.

The country house offers a sun terrace.

A bicycle rental service is available at Granny’s farm.

Quinta Paços do Lago

Set in Funchal, 17 km from Marina do Funchal, Quinta Paços do Lago offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a bar and a shared lounge. 14 km from Gomes’ Pools and 14 km from Pico dos Barcelos Viewpoint, the property features a garden and a terrace. The property provides sea views, a barbecue, a 24-hour front desk, and free WiFi is available throughout the property.

At the hotel, all rooms are fitted with a desk, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. All guest rooms will provide guests with a wardrobe and a kettle.

Guests at Quinta Pacos do Lago can enjoy a continental or a buffet breakfast.

The area is popular for hiking and water activities.

Discovery Apartment

Discovery Apartment has plenty of natural light and is situated in Santana, 700 m from Santana’s traditional houses. The property enjoys views over the city and the mountains.

Free WiFi is available throughout the property and free private parking is available on site. There is a dining area and a kitchen complete with an oven, a microwave and toaster. A TV with cable channels, as well as a CD player are featured. Other facilities at Discovery Apartment include a sun terrace.

You can fire up the barbecue for a tasty meal and enjoy the garden in fair weather.