A historic tradition in Funchal is a hair-raising two-mile ride down the mountain from Monte in a wicker toboggan, taking about 20 minutes.
The 4-star Pestana Bay Hotel is a favourite with Saga customers. The hotel has a welcoming atmosphere and all the bedrooms offer sea views, making it ideal for a relaxing holiday.
All 214 spacious bedrooms have a balcony with views over the Atlantic, plus a kitchenette, television, telephone (internet access for an extra charge), hairdryer and radio. Safety deposit box and laundry service are available (extra charge).
Your stay at the Pestana Bay Hotel is on an all-inclusive basis. Buffet-style meals are served in the hotel’s sea view restaurant.
Unlimited tea and coffee are available all day and the free Saga bar is open from 11am to 11pm, serving local alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
During your stay you can enjoy the following programme of activities and entertainment. Activities may change from time to time and some activities may be at an additional charge.
There will also be live music at your hotel in the evenings.
Should you wish to play golf during your holiday, our resort staff will be able to give you details and prices of nearby courses (£40-£70 green fees).