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Hotel The Vine in Funchal, Portugal

March 30, 2011 by

A hotel with soul, just like a good wine, The Vine is sophisticated and luxurious. The hotel has a touch of simplicity and discretion. A dip in the panoramic pool, a vinetherapy session in the spa or a gourmet dinner with a view over the city: these are just a few of the pleasures awaiting you at The Vine. This 79 room hotel is located in Portugal in the Historical Center of Funchal.
The interior design of The Vine has been created by the Internationally acclaimed Madeiran Designer, Nini Andrade Silva. Nini drew her inspiration from the centuries of wine production on the island together with the influence of each season. At the 2009 European Property Awards she received ‘Best Hotel Interior Design’ and shortly after received the award for ‘Best Suites’ at the 2009 European Hotel Design Awards. In 2009, The Vine was also runner-up in both the World Architecture Festival and the International Property Awards for ‘Best Interiors and Fit Out’ and Hotel Interior Design.
The Vine was designed by the world famous Catalan architect, Ricardo Bofill in collaboration with architect João Francisco Caires, The hotel has a refined ambience of sophistication and exuberance taking on the unmistakable style of the Spanish architect, giving maximum representation to post-modern contemporary architecture. Winner of various awards, Ricardo Bofill is one the most highly regarded architects on the world stage.

With each of the four floors of the hotel, the seasonal changes of the Madeiran vinyards have helped inspire and perfectly reflect the essence of Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter.

The spacious rooms and suites radiate quality and comfort and the guest will quickly feel at home with whichever season you choose. The attention to detail is uncompromising and the combination of Egyptian cotton sheets, pillows for all preferences and truly wonderful mattresses provide all the ingredients for a ‘Divine Sleep’.


All Deluxe rooms and Suites have the following features: designed Vine theme decoration, wired and Wi-Fi complimentary internet access, 32” LCD cable TV, complimentary in-room lap top safe with plug in, top Egyptian cotton bed linen and towels and urban design bathroom with separated shower and separated toilet.


With a stunning panoramic view over the city of Funchal, Uva restaurant pays homage to the pleasure of eating, and bestows upon all who visit, an imaginative cuisine of fusion that elevates the authenticity of the regional produce. Chef Anthoine Westermann, distinguished with 3 Michelin stars and renowned worldwide, presides over the kitchen, combining French savoir faire with the best regional produce.

Adjacent to the hotel lobby and reception, the guest can discover Terra Lounge, with its earthy brown tones and creative design placing you in the heart of a Madeiran vineyard. An ideal place to relax at the end of a busy day, or for throwing a party to commemorate a special occasion. Terra Lounge is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as having an all day dining menu and dedicated children’s menu.


Nectar of the gods, wine uplifts the soul. The Vine Spa, is luxurious retreat specializing in Vinetherapy. The ingredients from which the best wine is made help transport your body into another dimension. You will feel re-born with a visit to The Vine Spa.
If you’re looking for a divine stay, The Vine is surely where to go.



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