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.