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Rua de Santa Maria , 145


Set in a former elementary school, the building has been completely renovated, retaining its original features and recovering the features typical Madeiran construction with box roofs and wood beams.
The tall walls were maintained as well as part of the original tile and wooden floors.
It’s modernly equipped and decorated in an upscale / casual style , offering a comfortable and high quality stay.

The rooms range from private (Ensuites and Twins ) to dormitories for eight people, complete with access to large and modern bathrooms and hot showers 24 hours.
We do have a female dormitory and mixed dormitory, being equipped with bunk beds designed to provide maximum comfort with integrated lockers, individual reading lights and electrical outlets.
Access to rooms is insured by electronic cards.
Bed linen is included and there is also the possibility to rent towels and laundry service on request .

The Santa Maria Hostel has a large common living room with comfortable sofas, armchairs and TV.
Upstairs a mezzanine with puffs and reading area will allow you to relax or use the free Wi - Fi Internet access, that is also available throughout the building.
In the rear of the building, an outdoor area with lounge furniture allows you to enjoy the mild climate of the island.

Also available is a fully equipped kitchen with dining area where guests can cook and eat their meals.
Breakfast is included in the room rate.


  • ATM
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hairdryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Microwave
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire



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Rua de Santa Maria is the main street on “Zona Velha” (Old Town), in the center of the town (Funchal), so it’s really easy to get here! Everyone and every taxi/bus driver knows where it is, so simply saying “Rua de Santa Maria, Funchal” is enough… We’re a small island, so we don’t have trains, just one airport! In the vicinity of 'Santa Maria', there are many points of interest, at short walking distances (2 min): Beach and beach complex\r\nThe Museum of Contemporary Art\r\nMuseum of Electricity\r\nThe Farmers\' Market\r\nThe Avenida do Mar\r\nBus stop\r\nCable car\r\n\r\nAlso with an endless number of Restaurants and bars just right next door, you can discover local flavors and enjoy the night life!


Cancellation policy:

If cancelled up to 3 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged. If cancelled or modified later, 50% of the total price of the reservation will be charged. In case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged.

Check in and check out:
Check in, is from 14:00 and check out, ends at 12:00. If you arrive before 14:00 we have a place to leave your luggage until the room is ready.
To check in, it is necessary to present, an identification document, or the passport, and alternatively the driving license.
Age Restrictions:
Reservations are not accepted for persons under 18 unless accompanied by an adult (18 years or older). Guests wishing to bring children must reserve a full dormitory or a private room.