Venue

The venue for the 5th Hybrid Power Systems Workshop is the VidaMar Resort Hotel in Madeira, Portugal:

VidaMar Resort Hotel Madeira
Estrada Monumental 175-177
Funchal 9000-100
Madeira, Portugal

Please note that accommodation is not included in the workshop registration fee. All participants are responsible for paying their own travel and hotel expenses.
 

Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean the VidaMar Resort Hotel is located about 24 km south-west of the Airport of Madeira (FNC) in the western part of the island’s capital Funchal (see map).

How to get there

Images: © Eventos & VidaMar Resort Hotel

 

Accommodation & Booking

VidaMar Resort Hotel in Madeira

For a reservation at the VidaMar Resort Hotel (conference venue) please contact the hotel directly via email or phone:

Vera Nunes or Carla Moniz
Reservas | Bookings

Phone: (+351) 291 717 779
Fax: (+351) 291 768 449
E-Mail: bookings@madeira.vdm.pt

Details:

  • Single rooms: 145 € per room/night
  • Double rooms: 194 € per room/night

PLEASE NOTE: The number of rooms offered for the above mentioned rate is limited and will be reduced after the end of 2020.

 

Alternative Accommodation (nearby, walking distance)

If you are looking for a different accommodation, you find the following  within walking distance:

Grupo Dorisol ***
Rua da Casa Branca, Funchal, 9004-535
Website: https://www.dorisol.com/pt/
Contact:  Dina Freitas
Phone:    +351 291 706 600
Email: web@dorisol.pt

Walking Distance: 300 m / 4 Minutes

Hotel Alegro/Tiles ****
Rua do Gorgulho 1
9004 – 540 Funchal , Madeira
Website: https://www.barcelo.com/pt/allegro-hotels/hoteis/portugal/madeira/allegro-madeira/
Contact: Diana Moura
Phone:  +351 291 700 500
Email: madeira@allegrohotels.com

Walking Distance: 250m / 3 Minutes

Hotel Girassol ****
Estrada Monumental, 256
9004-539 Funchal
Website: https://www.hotelgirassol.com/pt/index.html
Contact: Guida Silva
Telefone: +351 291 701 570
Email: reservations@hotelgirassol.com

Walking Distance: 60m /1 Minute

For more accommodations, please check:

How to get to the Conference Venue

From the international airport of Madeira (FNC – Funchal Airport Cristiano Ronaldo):

The conference hotel is located in the island’s capital Funchal and can easily be reached by a shuttle bus or taxi in about 25 minutes.

Shuttle

The Aerobus departs from the Arrivals area towards Formosa beach (Praia Formosa) with stops near several hotels, including the Vidamar (Stop 14 – Estrada Monumental).

Ticket Fees
One-Way: 5 €
Return 8 € (valid 12 months)

Also check the schedules and the routes and get on your way.

Taxi

The transfer from/to the Airport is about 30 € per way.

Regardless of your destination, on weekdays, the prices of trips from the airport begin at 4 € with a 20% increase for trips made between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m., as well as all day on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.

When travelling with baggage or animals, an additional 1.50 € fee will apply.

 

Travel Information

To make it easier for you to plan your workshop participation and find out how to get to Madeira, we have compiled some travel information on a separate web page:  Travel Information