The hotel was originally built to attract guests to the island who would like to profit from the medicinal characteristics of its sand. The hotel is the best equipped of its kind in Porto Santo. The main building of the complex comprises the guest rooms, the main bar, a restaurant, shops, a games room, meeting facilities in the small business centre with 2 terminals for Internet access and a kids’ club. The lobby area provides wifi Internet access, a reception, newspaper stand and a travel agency.

Room description

The rooms are quite spacious and decorated with light colours and local materials.

Sport activities description

Connected to the hotel by a tunnel is the spa, a totally independent structure which houses the Thalasso and Spa centre, the gym and the diving centre. The hotel offers a beach volley pitch to which the hotel’s guests have complimentary access. The diving centre is one of the most popular facilities among the hotel guests, and for the more experienced, the centre takes them out to sea where enthusiastic divers can enjoy the Atlantic Ocean through the clear and limpid waters of Porto Santo. The games room offers guests 3 snooker tables and darts, as well as a bike rental service.

Meal service description

Decorated with light colours and with a casual atmosphere, the main restaurant, Atlantic Restaurant, is to be found in the main building of the complex. All meals are buffets with a wide variety of regional and international gastronomic specialities. The Beach Club is a very good option for light meals during the summer. The Navegador Bar, located in the hotel lobby, is an excellent option for an aperitif before dinner or for a pleasant conversation in the evening.

Comments from hotel

A deposit is required for the use of pool towels (can be changed every two days) This deposit will be returned at end of stay upon return of the towel.

Hotel location description Vila Baleira Thalassa

The hotel is situated on the island of Porto Santo, about 4 km from the centre of the city. Places of interest include Colombo’s House, Pico do Castelo, Miradouro das Flores, Pico Ana Ferreira and the Golf course.

Payment methods description

MasterCard and VISA are accepted.

How to get there

Leaving the airport there is a roundabout 500 mters down the road, turn right and follow the signs to Vila Baleira. The hotel is situated on the right hand side of the main road to Calheta, 2 km after Zarco Shopping.

Description Vila Baleira Thalassa
» Year of construction: 2000
» Annex buildings: 3
» Last renovated: 2010
» Junior Suites: 32
» Total number of rooms: 256
» Disabled rooms: 2
» Double / twin rooms: 224

Hotel type
» Beach hotel
» Family friendly hotel
» Business hotel
» Conference hotel
» SPA hotel

Methods of payment
» Visa
» American Express
» MasterCard
» Diners Club

Beach
» Parasols (*)
» Sandy
» Sun loungers (*)

Room facilities (Standard room)
» Central air-conditioned
» Balcony
» Shower
» Satellite / cable TV
» Wheelchair accessible
» TV
» Hairdryer
» Bathroom
» Bath
» Central heating
» Safe (*)
» Internet access (*)
» Direct dial telephone (*)
» Minibar (*)

Facilities
» Sun loungers (*)
» Room service (*)
» Wheelchair accessible
» Laundry service (*)
» 24h. Reception
» 24h check-in
» Lift-s
» High chairs
» Restaurant – non-smoking area
» Sauna (*)
» Snack / pool bar (*)
» Heated pool
» Salt water pool
» Indoor pool
» Parasols (*)
» Playground
» Mini club
» Outdoor pool
» Steam bath (*)
» Car park
» Massage (*)
» Bicycle rental (*)
» Special SPA packages (*)
» Children’s pool
» Gym
» Bar-s
» Hairdresser
» Air-conditioned in common areas
» TV room
» Game room
» Conference room
» Reception area
» Restaurant -s

Restaurant
» Full board
» Breakfast buffet
» Half board
» Lunch à la carte
» Lunch buffet
» Dinner buffet
» Bed and breakfast

Activities
» Kids entertainment
» Bike / mountain bike (*)
» Petanque
» Beach volley
» Entertainment activities (adults)
» Billiards / Snooker (*)
» Golf (*)
» Scuba diving (*)
» Table Tennis

Distances (in meters)
» FNC Airport – Funchal – Ilha Da Madeira: 50km
» PXOP Airport – Porto De Porto Santo: 6km

(*) Additional services not included in the price.