Ajuda Madeira Hotel lies 3 km from the centre and is approximately 700 m from the beach. Countless shops bars and restaurants are to be found in the vicinity (within 100 m) as are links to the public transport network (50 m away). The comfortably furnished rooms come with an en-suite bathroom a hairdryer a direct dial telephone satellite/cable TV a fridge a kitchenette a lounge room a hire safe central heating and a balcony. The apartments are similarly equipped but also come with a separate bedroom. The rooms are cleaned by hotel staff on guests' departure. Opened in 1997 this 6-storey apartment complex comprises 24 apartments and 30 studios split between two buildings. The complex is part of the d'Ajuda holiday village the facilities of which may be used by guests of Ajuda Madeira Hotel. A lobby with a 24-hour reception service safes a currency exchange desk and lifts feature at this hotel. A bar a café and a restaurant are to be found in the main building of the complex. There is also a laundry service a car park and medical assistance on offer. There are swimming pools and a health club with an indoor pool a gym a sauna and a hot tub within the complex which guests are entitled to use.