Pestana Porto Santo Hotel

Pestana Porto Santo Hotel is in the idyllic district of Vila Baleira, where you’re only a short walk from some of the island’s best restaurants, allowing you to dine in style with views of the Atlantic Ocean and the serene backdrop of Porto Santo’s rolling hills. Relaxation is the order of the day at Pestana Porto Santo Hotel, so spend the day relaxing by the two large beachfront pools then take advantage of the spa and wellness centre. You can ease your mind and soul into the holiday while your toddlers to preteens have fun in kids club. Or head out for the day horse riding, on a jeep tour or a guided hike.

Overview of Porto Island

Portuguese Porto Santo Island is in the Madeira archipelago. Renowned for its exotic Iberian climate and beautiful blue waters, the island is covered with palm trees, relaxing swimming pools and a picturesque backdrop of the Porto Santo island. Enjoy a selection of themed restaurants across a beachfront setting while staying at the Pestana Porto Santo Hotel, and unwind with friends or family. The peaceful island has its own airport, so you could even enjoy the odd excursion to Madeira or venture to the mainland for something a little different.

Things to do in Porto Santo

The Madeiran island of Porto Santo is a great example of holidays to Portugal, with picturesque scenery, excellent food and Portugal’s best beach. Visit the national park of Praia do Porto Santo where you’ll find peaceful scenery, sandy beaches and calm oceans to cool off in, or swim in the tranquil coves and rock pools at Porto das Salemas. Once you’ve explored Porto Santo, take the short trip from the Pestana Porto Santo Hotel to the centre of Vila Baleira where you’ll find a selection of family-friendly restaurants and buzzing bars.

Resort Summary

Vila Baleira was the first settlement on the island of Porto Santo and remains the biggest. It was discovered in 1418 by Portuguese sailors who got lost and landed here after a severe storm. The landscape of the area retains a natural, untouched feel and you’ll find a relaxed, easy atmosphere with friendly locals.