Marvelous 4.6/5.0

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Marvelous 4.6/5.0

No. 1 Hotel in Portugal This hotel is the 1 most popular choice for our hotels in Portugal. The popularity depends on how often a hotel is called, requested and booked via this website. Ideal for Solo Travelers. This destination is especially suitable for solo travelers. More than 70% of our guests have traveled here alone.

Hotel Alpino Atlantico

Authentic Ayurveda & Yoga on the paradise island

Small boutique hotel with panoramic sea views specialising in top of the range Ayurveda treatments.

Packages and Programmes with Best Price Guarantee

Revival on Madeira

1 night, double room, full-board

$107

Enjoy, discover and exercise on the island with exotic flowers and a year-round pleasant spring climate, perfect for hiking or mountain biking.

  • Ayurvedic cuisine as part of full board and herbal tea

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Use of the hotel's swimming bay with salt water pool, sunbeds and parasols (approx. 400m)
  • In the hotels Galasol and Galomar (approx. 400 m), guests can use the outdoor and indoor pools, sauna area, whirlpool, internet terminal and fitness club
  • Sport program and 2/3x per week Levada Jogging / (Nordic) Walking on offer
  • WiFi in the entire hotel

Telephone booking code: 604P1

Personalise your stay

Ayurveda on Madeira #1 Best Seller

from 7 nights, double room, full-board

$1,296

From 7 nights /6 treatment days:

  • Ayurvedic full board and herbal teas on treatment days
  • 1x Determination of the Ayurvedic constitutional type and examination by the Ayurveda doctor
  • 1x Follow-up consultation from 14 nights
  • 1x Individual final examination with Ayurveda doctor
  • 1x Consultation - nutrition and lifestyle
  • On Treatment days: 1x daily Ayurvedic treatment, such as full body massage (60 Min.), foot and leg massage (45 Min.), Shirodhara oil affusion (60 Min.) and more
  • On Treatment days: daily group Yoga & Qi Gong
  • 1/2x Yoga Nidra and breathing exercises
  • 3x Per week meditation
  • Each week 1x Ayurveda workshop, cooking course and Ayurvedic nutrition
  • Occasional evening events, e.g. Mantra singing, lectures
  • 1x Bottle of oral cleaning oil

Ayurveda-extension nights with ayurvedic fullboard and Ayurveda-Treatment Day

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Use of the hotel's swimming bay with salt water pool, sunbeds and parasols (approx. 400m)
  • In the hotels Galasol and Galomar (approx. 400 m), guests can use the outdoor and indoor pools, sauna area, whirlpool, internet terminal and fitness club
  • Sport program and 2/3x per week Levada Jogging / (Nordic) Walking on offer
  • WiFi in the entire hotel

Recommended for the following conditions

Eyes / Ears / Teeth, Gynecological / Urological, Kidney / Urinary tract, Locomotor system, Metabolism / Stomach / Intestines, Nerves, Skin / Allergies, Stress / Exhaustion

Telephone booking code: 604P2

Personalise your stay

Ayurveda Panchakarma

from 11 nights, double room, full-board

$3,172

Purification treatment - for effective and long-term purification of the body. Ideal for weightloss, insomnia, back problems, arthritis and much more. Best results starting at 3 weeks.

Number of services included at 11/14/21 nights with
10/13/20 treatment days

  • Ayurvedic full board and herbal tea
  • 1/1/1x In-depth consultation (approx. 45 min., English) with comprehensive anamnesis and pulse diagnostics, ayurvedic determination of the constitution and preparation of the treatment plan, individually tailored to the condition or condition of the guest
  • Daily care by ayurveda doctor on Ayurveda days
  • 1/1/1x Final consultation with the Ayurveda doctor
  • 1/1/1x Nutrition & lifestyle advice
  • 20/26/40x Ayurvedic massage
  • According to individual prescription by the Ayurvedic doctor: Vasti, BAsti, Nasya, Kashayam / Ghee drink, Virechna, Svedana herbal steam bath, ayurvedic herbs as needed
  • 10/13/20x Yoga & Qi Gong in the group
  • 1/2/3x Yoga in the afternoon
  • 3/6/12x Meditation
  • 1/2/3x Ayurveda Workshop, Cooking Class and Ayurvedic Nutrition
  • Occasional evening event e.g. Mantra singing, lectures
  • 1 bottle of oral cleansing oil

Individual Ayurveda extension nights with Ayurvedic full board and Ayurveda programme day.

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Use of the hotel's swimming bay with salt water pool, sunbeds and parasols (approx. 400m)
  • In the hotels Galasol and Galomar (approx. 400 m), guests can use the outdoor and indoor pools, sauna area, whirlpool, internet terminal and fitness club
  • Sport program and 2/3x per week Levada Jogging / (Nordic) Walking on offer
  • WiFi in the entire hotel

Recommended for the following conditions

Eyes / Ears / Teeth, Gynecological / Urological, Heart / Vessels / Circulation, Kidney / Urinary tract, Locomotor system, Metabolism / Stomach / Intestines, Nerves, Skin / Allergies, Stress / Exhaustion

Telephone booking code: 604P4

Personalise your stay

Hotel Alpino Atlantico in detail

Your Hotel

☀ In one of the most beautiful spots in the south of Madeira, in the peaceful area of Caniço de Baixo 50 meters above sea level, are the Galo Resort Hotels with the Ayurveda Hotel Alpino Atlantico (non-smoking, 18+) and the sister hotels Galosol and Galomar. They are only only 2.5 km from the center of Caniço on the side of the island with preferential climate. The facilities of all hotels of the resort are available to all guests (about 350-400 m). To the centre of Funchal it is about 12 km, to the airport about 8 km.

How You Reside

24 bright rooms (ca. 32m²) and 3 suites (ca. 63m²) with light decoration, wooden and wicker furniture, bath/WC, satellite TV, telephone, hairdryer, safe, air conditioning, water boiler, balcony and sea view. Suites have a separate living room. Garden with a log house sauna (for a fee) and sun chairs. Hypo-allergenic rooms (Ecarf-certified). The ensuite bathrooms were renovated in 2018 and include walk in showers.

DBL/Seaview

Bright double rooms with bath / WC, bathrobe, hairdryer, telephone, safe, air conditioning, kettle, balcony and sea view. On request satellite TV.

DBL as SGL/Seaview

Bright double rooms for single use with bath / WC, bathrobe, hairdryer, telephone, safe, air conditioning, electric kettle, balcony and sea view. On request satellite TV.

Suite

Bright suite with separate living room, bath / WC, bathrobe, hairdryer, satellite TV, telephone, safe, air conditioning, kettle, balcony and sea view.

Food & Drinks

Excellent Ayurveda cuisine (tridosha, vegetarian or predominantly vegan), also lactose or gluten-free. Terrace overlooking the Atlantic Ocean with windscreens. In the garden sun loungers and umbrellas for relaxing before, between and after the treatments. Herb garden. Panoramic lounge with fireplace, reading area and WiFi, yoga room with fantastic views of the sea.

Spa & Wellness

In the sister hotel Galosol (approx. 400 m): Large swimming pool and sun terrace. Bathing bay in the Underwater National Park with private access to the sea and seawater pool, accessible by lift or stairs. Indoor pool (approx. 28°C), whirlpool, sauna landscape with Finnish sauna, Turkish steam bath, bio sauna and adventure showers.

Health & Treatments

Ashoka Ayurveda Kurzentrum under the direction of Birgit Moukom with holistic concept (open daily). 2 Ayurveda doctors (Panchakarma specialists) from India, 15 experienced Ayurveda and TCM therapists who have been professionally trained by well-known Ayurveda specialists, 7 treatment rooms, Ayurveda shop. The programmes are individually tailored to a detailed medical history and the oils used are produced according to traditional Ayurvedic recipes. Enjoy a familiar atmosphere in which you can feel at home. On request translation English/German.

Fitness & Courses

In the sister hotels Galosol & Galomar (about 350-400 m): outdoor pool, indoor pool (about 28 ° C), whirlpool, sauna area with Finnish sauna, Turkish steam bath, bio sauna and experience showers. Professional fitness club (public, approx. 2,500 m²) with qualified trainers, cardio equipment, multi-purpose sports hall, personal trainer (for a fee), sports programme with approx. 48 fitness classes per week. Squash. Bay in the underwater national park with its own sea access and seawater pool (lift or stairs).

Leisure

In the garden sun loungers and umbrellas for relaxing before, between and after treatments.

Other activities, sports and entertainment take place in Hotel Galosol, 400 meters away: own diving centre with diving school (March-December), own mountain bike station, kayak rental. Canyoning, swimming with dolphins and other outdoor activities available on site.

Golf: 18-hole golf courses Palheiro 8 km and Santo da Serra 18 km, green fee reduction on request.

Getting There

Group transfer Airport FNC (about 15 km) € 14 p.p. (back and forth).

Nearby Airports
Madeira Airport (FNC) : (approx. 10 km / 11 minutes)

Additional Information

Parking, garage: included.
Children:
from 18 years.
Pets:
not allowed.

Christmas, New Year and Easter Gala Dinner supplement already included in the price.

The guests who take part in levada jogging in the morning will be charged locally with a local tax of approx. EUR 1/day to maintain the footpaths and levada trails.

Good to Know

Ayurveda

The ancient science of a long life is a natural way to regain new energy, to revive and to totally relax and is, therefore, an ideal complement to western medicine.

Environmental protection & sustainability

The Galo Resort Hotels Galosol, Galomar & Alpino Atlantico have been awarded the Travellife Gold Award (International Sustainability Certificate) and, since 2014, the Green Key Eco-Label (Eco-label for hotels promoting sustainable tourism). Criteria and goals are here u.a. the reduction of environmental impact, environmental and sustainability education of employees and guests as well as consumption reduction.

Customer reviews

Marvelous 4.6 / 5.0
97% would recommend
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97 Ratings from real clients At SpaDreams, only clients who have travelled with us can submit a review.
  • Birgit S.
    from Germany

    ‘An experience of a special kind, super relaxed, everything was right!’ Original review

    Ayurveda at its best, I am very relaxed. Hotel may not have more rooms (small frame just right). Ambience and massages wonderfully relaxing. show more

    • Hotel in general
      Super location on the cliff top, breathtaking view from the restaurant and the balcony. Bathroom not quite up to date.
    • Service and hospitality
      Very nice, always helpful staff.
    • Cuisine
      Rich in ideas, varied cuisine (Ayurveda).
    • Spa, treatment and pool area
      Good, relaxing; nice therapist with healing hands.
    • Treatments and programmes
      Very good Yoga and Chi Gong hours; great relaxing and relaxing massages.

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    • July 2018
    • 12 - 16 days
    • with friends
    • 50 to 59 years
  • Gisela K.
    from Switzerland

    ‘Varied combination of activity, Ayurveda and sightseeing’ Original review

    I feel relaxed and much calmer. The flexibility between the applications to make trips and hikes I found good. Atmosphere / interior: rather cool, in need of renovation show more

    • Hotel in general
      Very clean, good location, a bit far if you like hiking or walking, as only accessible by car (nature) and only small beach promenade, swimming difficult
    • Service and hospitality
      Very good.
    • Cuisine
      Very nice presentation. A little bit of choice.
    • Spa, treatment and pool area
      No ambience Sauna in the neighboring hotel a bit run down. Spa area: small closed rooms, applications good. But no 4-hand applications. Good sense of relaxation.

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    • May 2018
    • 9 - 11 days
    • solo
    • 30 to 39 years
  • Renate H.

    ‘Panchakarma two weeks + one week rest’ Original review

    I have recovered very well room and ambience wonderful. I felt very well. show more

    • Hotel in general
      Nice welcome, clean room. Very friendly service. Great view.
    • Service and hospitality
      Whole staff very friendly.
    • Cuisine
      Ayurvedic food! Outstanding!
    • Spa, treatment and pool area
      Treatments very good and soothing.
    • Treatments and programmes
      I went home with more strength. Competent staff.

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    • May 2018
    • 17 - 23 days
    • solo
    • 60 to 69 years
  • Gabriele S.
    from Germany

    ‘Wonderful, relaxing’ Original review

    A lovely place to have a break, great location, beautiful rooms with balcony and sea views, very pleasant, friendly and quiet atmosphere. The staff are friendly, minor problems (ants) were fixed immediately. The therapy team versatile. I was rarely so relaxed. show more

    • Hotel in general
      Wonderful location, all rooms with balcony and sea view, corridors and stairs open but covered. Family atmosphere, very quiet. The facilities (for example the pool) of another hotel can be used. Ayurvedic cuisine!
    • Service and hospitality
      Everyone was very friendly and helpful!
    • Cuisine
      One must like the ayurvedic food, it is part of the booked package. The buffet was always fresh, was filled up immediately and always offered alternatives. The view from the dining room and the covered terrace was sensational
    • Spa, treatment and pool area
      Friendly and clean, the ambience suitable for the Ayurveda cure. All staff friendly and facing. Wonderful massages, I was rarely so relaxed.
    • Treatments and programmes
      I found the yoga sessions quite exhausting, had my first Chigong hours there and was totally thrilled! The applications were all good, the doctors took their time to individually design the therapy, wishes could be expressed and were taken into account

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    • April 2018
    • 4 - 8 days
    • with friends
    • 50 to 59 years
  • Sisko N.
    from Switzerland

    ‘Come back!’ Original review

    I left in a relaxed mood. I especially liked the treatments (massages). Good therapists! show more

    • Hotel in general
      In a calm neighborhood. My room was very close to the kids. The women were very loud!
    • Service and hospitality
      Best! It would have to be built a ramp so that you can pull the suitcase. Now it has stairs. Heavy!!
    • Cuisine
      Good
    • Spa, treatment and pool area
      Applications great!
    • Treatments and programmes
      Really really good

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    • March 2018
    • 4 - 8 days
    • solo
    • 70 to 79 years

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