The Pestana Churchill Bay overlooks the
bay of Câmara de Lobos, a picturesque Madeiran fishing city a few minutes away from Funchal. Now occupying the former Council Chamber and fish wholesale market buildings located on the seafront, the Pestana Churchill Bay was the very first hotel to open in the historic centre of Câmara de Lobos.
The backdrop of the city’s white houses, green mountains and deep blue waters of the Atlantic is the ideal setting for a holiday in this charming accommodation.
inspired by the paintings of Winston Churchill, a restaurant offering regional flavours, with a bar and esplanade, a
panoramic rooftop pool and a sauna, the Pestana Churchill Bay offers all the conditions for a relaxing holiday in a genuine locality of Madeira.
Next to the reception, open to the public, there is a
bar and lounge, superiorly decorated, with an
outdoor terrace two steps from the water, where poncha and other traditional drinks are served, in the
company of Churchill in full size bronze sculpture, hotsopt for lovers of selfies.
on-the-water and perfectly equipped, the rooms feature contemporary décor and
views of the city or bay.
SERVICES AND RESTAURANTS
The social side of your holiday will unfold on the upper level of the Pestana Churchill Bay. Relax in the
panoramic pool and try the
local specialities at the restaurant or on the esplanade with a view of the bay. Use the sauna for a complete detox.
DESTINATION AND LOCATION
Accessible from Funchal / Lido in pleasant walking promenade by the sea and 25 km from the airport,
Câmara de Lobos is a city renowned for its traditional cuisine and natural beauty. Once a fishing and agricultural town, today tourism is the main industry. The city owes its name to the large population of
sea lions found by Gonçalves Zarco in 1419, when the bay was first discovered.