Madeira Palacio Resort Hotel is located around 4 km from the centre of Fuchal. Links to the public transport network are to be found about 100 m away. The sea the beach as well as plenty of restaurants and bars are all found in the hotel's immediate vicinity (within a radius of about 1 km). The nearest nightclubs are around 3 km away and guests will also find shopping venues within 4 km of the hotel. The airport is approximately 25 km from the hotel. The luxurious and stylish rooms come with en-suite bathroom facilities with a hairdryer a direct dial telephone cable TV a radio and Internet access. In addition all are fitted with a minibar/ fridge central heating air-conditioning a hire safe and a balcony as standard. Surrounded by a 15000-m² sub-tropical garden this luxurious hotel was renovated in 2001 and consists of 250 rooms on 8 floors of which 225 are single rooms and 25 are doubles. The hotel's facilities include a lobby with a 24-hour reception a safe a currency exchange desk a cloakroom lifts a newspaper stand a number of shops a hairdresser's salon conference rooms for up to 200 persons a playground a car park and a garage. Dining options include an inviting café 2 bars and 3 air-conditioned restaurants with highchairs for infants. Further facilities include Internet access (through WLAN) room and laundry services as well as medical assistance. The hotel offers guests an indoor pool a heated swimming pool a children's pool a poolside snack bar a sun terrace with bath towels sun loungers and parasols. The hotel offers guests use of its own pool a Jacuzzi sauna steam baths massage service and gym. Furthermore the hotel also offers water aerobics table tennis gym aerobics tennis and snooker. There is a golf course located about 11 km away. Guests may also take advantage of the water sports facilities and horse riding available locally. Moreover there is a seasonal entertainment programme.