Belmond Reid’s Palace - Madère

Paradise perfected in a clifftop haven

Step through our doors and into a world of timeless elegance on the breathtaking ‘Island of Eternal Spring’

Surrounded by lush subtropical gardens, Belmond Reid’s Palace perches above picture-perfect Funchal Harbour. Having welcomed guests for more than a century, we’ve perfected the art of indulgence. Anticipate gorgeous panoramic views, innovative cuisine and the superb service of a bygone era—you may never want to leave.


Fine floral fabrics and dark wooden furniture punctuate rooms that speak of simple elegance. Settle in for the night beneath crisp embroidered bedspreads. Watch the day unfold from old-world wicker chairs.
Want a quiet moment under moonlit skies ? Step onto your private balcony for a romantic nightcap.


For those wondering where to stay in Madeira, rooms at Belmond Reid’s Palace are a relaxing oasis. Bright, contemporary comfort is paired with stunning antique-style flourishes. The overall effect is perfectly underlined by the stunning views.


Accommodation at Belmond Reid’s Palace effortlessly blends timeless charm with modern comfort. Soak up the sea breeze from your private balcony, or sink into the plush king-size bed and give in to the island’s tranquil pace of life.


The Churchill Suite and the George Bernard Shaw Suite are the height of luxury. Both boast lofty ceilings, rich woods, Chinese hand-painted wallpapers and stunning floor-to-ceiling windows. The separate bedroom and sitting room can be combined to create a two-bedroom suite.


Madeira is a nature lover’s paradise. Hike mountain trails dense with foliage. Sail the curves of the coastline, or dip beneath with a scuba dive. Gentle snorkelling is perfect for little ones. Want to see the island from above ? Hanggliding could be just the thing.


William Restaurant
A Michelin star and a mind-blowing menu : William is an unmissable gem. Here the pick of Madeira seasonal crops are whipped into culinary masterpieces. Try suckling pig confit with tamarillo or mushroom ravioli stuffed with pumpkin.

The Dining Room
Slip into your seat beneath heavy crystal chandeliers for a daring dinner. A leading light of the Madeira culinary scene, The Dining Room setting is dazzling—and the dishes will take your breath away.

Afternoon Tea
Step onto our chequered terrace for cream tea at heavenly heights. Expect finely-cut finger sandwiches, fluffy scones and flaky pastries. Pair these treats with one of 24 teas or a glass of bubbly.

Ristorante Villa Cipriani
A little taste of Italy on the edge of the Atlantic, this is the spot to dine alfresco overlooking the layers of blue. As the waiter lights your table-top candle, browse a menu of Italian classics rich with local delicacies.


Timeless Tranquility
Rebalance, revitalise and reconnect in this scenic spa, where each room enjoys breathtaking ocean views. A refreshing Citrus Drench body treatment or a relaxing Garden of Roses Ritual will bring out your natural glow.