Riu Palace Madeira Hotel
Canico, Madeira

Rating 4

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Based on 2189 reviews

Riu Palace Madeira Hotel
Canico, Madeira

Rating 4

Riu Palace Madeira Hotel is a sea front, family friendly hotel with indoor and outdoor swimming pools, summer-time entertainment for children and an on-site health and beauty centre


  • Satellite/TV
  • Kids Pools
  • Kids Playground
  • Conference Facilities
  • Spa Facilities
  • Games room
  • Fitness/Gym Facilities
  • Indoor Pool
  • Safety Deposit Box Rental
  • Heated Indoor Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar

Riu Palace Madeira Hotel is set in pleasant gardens overlooking the Atlantic Ocean with 2 outdoor swimming pools, a pool for children, sun loungers, pool towels and parasols.

Further leisure facilities and activities include an indoor pool (heated in winter), a fitness gym, a floodlit tennis court, a sauna, table tennis and billiards, a reading room with card games, a TV lounge and a children's playground. There is also the River Stone health centre (local charge) which offers a range of massages and beauty treatments.

The animation team organise daytime entertainment for children aged 4 to 12 from the beginning of July to the end of September as well as evening shows or live music several nights a week.

Social and dining venues include a buffet restaurant with live cooking stations and theme nights twice a week, a lobby lounge bar and a pool-side bar serving drinks and lunches.

Amenities and services available to guests include 24 hour reception and limited free WiFi. There is also a hair dresser, a boutique, an internet corner and WiFi throughout (all with local charges).

Local charges may apply to some hotel facilities and others may be seasonal.


There are 327 hotel rooms and suites, spread over 8 floors and served by 4 elevators. The suites have an additional living area. Inter-connection rooms are also available.

Rooms are en-suite and have a balcony or terrace, mostly with a front or partial sea view.. They feature WiFi (local charge), satellite TV with music channel, a mini fridge, a safe (local charge), a telephone, a hair dryer, a ceiling fan, heating and air conditioning.

Local charges may apply to some hotel facilities and others may be seasonal.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 2189 reviews

Bugs, dirt, mould and rotten

20 Oct 2020
We have been in this hotel before. It was not the best, but acceptable, especially because there were no bugs, a big problem in Madeira. So we knew about the fact that You can hear the people in the...

Beautiful hotel, friendly staff and Covid19 safe

20 Oct 2020
Madeira has had no deaths from COVID19 and less than 400 positive results. The compulsory testing (free) for all is reassuring. The hotel has excellent hygiene standards, constantly cleaning...

First time but not the last one

19 Oct 2020
Our first time in Madeira, we will come back. As we had several stays at other Riu Hotels an as they were more than we espected, we again did choose Riu at Madeira. As before our choice was confirmed...


Riu Palace Madeira Hotel is situated on the sea front at Canico de Baixo, approx 2.5km from the shops and restaurants in the inland village of Canico. There are 2 golf courses within a short drive and opportunities for fishing, scuba diving and trekking. The hotel is approx 12km from Funchal and 10km from Madeira Airport.

Address: Praia dos Reis Magos, Canico, Madeira, 9125-024, Portugal Telephone: 00351 291 939 300

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