You are then shown to your table by a jolly waiter (think Manuel from Fawlty Towers) who dashes around at a rate of knots checking everyone.
The bath is huge (room for two!) and very deep, and the shower is over the bath (perfectly adequate but not really a power shower).
To find out if you can book Pestana Grand Premium Ocean Resort with a low deposit holiday option or to check if you can grab a last minute holiday deal, please click the "Price and Availability" button above.Our bathroom also had a rather unsightly and unfinished looking false ceiling and it was possible to hear and see the pipes concerts at wind creek casino above, which wasn't too attractive.The area around the indoor pool is very comfortable with a number of recliners and sofas - it really is paradise and perfect for simply chilling out.The large, comfortable rooms take in the Atlantic ocean from the sea-facing balcony.Price, week 2 (Red), 1 Bedroom 7,500, week 1 (Red), 1 Bedroom 7,500, week 36 (Red), Studio 3,500, week 35 (Red), Studio 3,500, week 28 (Red), 2 Bedrooms.The 5-star Pestana Grand is located on the Ponta da Cruz cliff, overlooking the capital of Madeira, Funchal, and the ocean.We drank our free cocktails, and were mightily relieved to read in the small print that the timeshare was not available to Under 30s (not that we had any intention of signing up anyway!) so we bade a hasty retreat.I would recommend Casa Velha, Villa Caffe, Sheng, Restaurante Dona Amelia, the Jardim do Infante and the Vila Cipriani (which belongs to the exclusive Reids Palace Hotel).Some rooms have a small kitchenette where you can prepare light meals at your leisure.The resort is set amid lush gardens making a spectacular backdrop for your Madeira holiday.Mediterranean cuisine, stunning breakfasts on the sun terrace or romantic international cuisine in the evening: the choice, at the Pestana Grand, is absolutely yours.Under offer, week 29 (Red), 2 Bedrooms.Again, I have no real complaints about the bathrrom, which was clean, although little points such as one of our towels was dirty on arrival, and one day I was not given a new towel, and the fact that the sanitary bag holder remained empty.Amenities at the resort include the largest salt water outdoor pool on the island, innovatively designed to reflect the sea beyond the infinity edge'.Pestana Promenade, Miramar, Palms and, madeira Beach Club.We were, however, surprised to be invited to another cocktail party the following evening which was hosted by Pestana, the hotel chain.The flat screen TV was great, and channels included Sky News, BBC1, BBC2 and ITV1.Around half an hour on foot to Formosa beach along the Promenade do Lido, which the hotel has direct access.
The reception area and all of the bars are set over a vast open space and the interior and decor is very modern - think marble and minimalism, interspersed with the odd orchid.
Use of the gym, beautiful inoor pool (with current features and built in jacuzzis sauna, steam room, ice room, hammam (aromatherapy steam room) and the jacuzzi is free to all guests, and all are open from.00 -.00.