Madeira is an autonomous region of Portugal consisting of 4 islands. It is located of the coast of North west Africa 400 km north of the Canary islands. It is most famous for its Madeira wines and its New year celebrations but its sub tropical climate and beautiful landscape and coastline make it an attraction for both the private traveler and the corporate traveler.
It has a good range of 4 and 5 star hotels and an interesting offer of team building, congress spaces and activities making it an ideal winter location for corporate events.
Its landscapes range from high peaked mountains, rugged cliffs and beach and rock coastlines. Its abundance of flowers and lush green vegetation make it an attractive place for relaxation and views.
The capital of Madeira is Funchal a lively city with historical points and modern innovation. Set on the ocean front the city is laden with interesting restaurants, bar and monuments.
Below some suggestions for your corporate events in Madeira for bespoke packages and suggestions, please contact us by phone or using the form below. Our service is free.
The best hotels for corporate meetings and events
Madeira has a good selection of excellent hotels, here are some of the better ones for corporate events and meetings. To see the entire list of possibilities, please follow this link. 4 & 5 star hotels Madeira >>
The Enotel Lido hotel
The Enotel Lido isa 5 star hotel in the center of Funchal with a large congress center for any type of congress, meeting or incentive. The hotel has 317 rooms and 8 meeting spaces for any group size up to 790 pax. The hotel also has 4 restaurants, 3 bars and a coffeeshop. An indoor and outdoor swimming pool,spa, health club, squash court and gymnasium. Formerly the Madeira Tivoli it has now been taken over by the Madeira Inotel label.
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The Cliff bay hotel, Funchal, Madeira ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆
The cliff bay hotel is a 5 star belonging to the famous Portobay chain. This hotel with breathtaking views over the sea, is a perfect location for luxurious events with attention for detail. Business patrons appreciate complimentary wireless Internet access, timely dry cleaning/laundry services, knowledgeable concierge, and multiple event facilities while recreational features like sparkling indoor and outdoor swimming pools with children’s pool, poolside bar, a state-of-the-art health club, and full-service spa are sure to please any guest type. Tennis, billiards, a fun-filled arcade/game room, and a comprehensive music library are also available on the property while recreational/leisure activities such as boating, golfing, scuba diving, whale watching, and ecotours are available nearby.
This hotel has 202 rooms and 4 meeting areas of which the largest is 102 m2.
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Porto Mare hotel, Madeira ⋆⋆⋆⋆
This tropical atmosphere hotel is another great from the Portobay group. Its 4 stars are well deserved with its lush garden and 5 ocean front swimming pools. The hotel has 198 rooms and 4 meeting room of which the largest is 170m2.
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The Madeira Carlton hotel ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆
Living up to the name which made this chain famous, the Madeira Carlton is a fine luxury hotel set in the center of Funchal. with two huge outdoor swimming pools and direct access to the deep Atlantic without having to set foot in the sand.
It has access to both fresh and salt water, with the mountain behind, the bay next door and the shade of the palm trees, there is no doubt that heaven is here.
The hotel has 250 room and 8 meeting areas with a capacity of up to 500 pax.
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The Colombos hotel, Porto Santo, Madeira ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆
For a paradisic retreat with your team, the Island of Porto Santo can provide the ideal location. The island is reachable by ferry and airplane and is the second largest island in the Madeira archipelago. The island is quiet and idyllic which its mountain and endless beaches.
The Pestana Colombos hotel provide a five star experience for groups visiting the island. It has 184 rooms and 2 meeting rooms with a maximum capacity of 100 pax. To read more about this hotel please follow this link, Pestana Colombus hotel >>
Note these are just a small selection of the amazing hotels available on Madeira, Please see the full overview or contact us for a fitting offer for your group!
Interesting team buildings on Madeira for events
Madeira landscapes guarantee adventurous escapes of any sort. Climbing, hiking, canyoning, coasteering, boat trips and water adventures are just some of the possibilities. The city of Funchal and some of the villages and smaller towns on the islands make a perfect location for cultural discoveries.
Here are some of the available team building activities note that we provide bespoke solutions based on your groups needs and wishes.
Cooking workshops in Funchal
Madeira has a unique style of cuisine based on its immense natural resource. With its tropical climate and vast ocean much of it revolves around fresh fish and seafood, tropical fruits, herbs, spices and veg. Getting to know this style of cooking is an adventure for all who love food. In Funchal it is possible to follow cooking workshops in a relaxed, professional space guided by local chefs who understand all the ins and outs of this unique cuisine. For team building the aspect of a challenge can be added.
Team building out door Multi challenge
Get to know the outdoors of Madeira! In this team building multi challenge your group of up to 300 people is divided into teams
Each team receives a map with a list of challenges which need to be completed in order to pass through the check points set out along the way.
Throughout the circuit teams may choose from a set of exciting activities such as Slide, Archery, Labyrinth, Target Shooting, Paintball, Puzzle, Ski Race, MTB Circuit and Traditional Games. Challenging and fun this is a great way for your teams to practice collaboration and problem solving in a fast moving environment.
Get to know Funchal in a challenge that takes your teams through the most interesting part of the city. This challenge is custom build and can use tuk tuks, bikes or be on foot.
Jeep tours and challenges
This rugged island with its peaks and valleys make the perfect location for cross country experiences. Travel where no other vehicle can go with experienced drivers and discover the hidden Madeira with its impressive flora and fauna and its breathtaking views.
Other activities on the Island of Madeira for groups
Madeira has many activities possible for groups. From Madeira wine tasting, wine tours and wine challenges to adventure sports like Canyoning, coasteering, climbing, boat tours, Catamaran rentals, Dolphin watching follow this link to see an overview or contact us!
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