Christmas & New Year

Step into a world of timeless elegance this festive season at Belmond Reid's Palace. 

Celebrate with loved ones in unparalleled style as you enjoy our fantastic programme of events. From dazzling dinner dances to the record-breaking fireworks that light up the Bay of Funchal on New Year's Eve, lifelong memories are guaranteed.

At Belmond Reid's Palace you'll find something for everyone. Children and adults alike will delight in the magic of Christmas with our enchanting decorations, entertaining shows and other delightful surprises.

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Seasonal Events

What to do in Funchal

23 July: Summer White Party
Celebrate summer as you savour the cool, relaxed atmosphere of our Pool Restaurant. Start the evening with a classic cocktail or local speciality. A delicious summer buffet complete wine follows, accompanied by live music.
Price: €78 per person, including soft drinks, water and selected wines – Children 3-9 dine with our compliments
Begins at 7:30pm, dress code is white

10 September: End of Summer Party
End the season in style. Enjoy a pre-dinner cocktail before feasting on the exquisite dinner buffet and selected wines. The live band will keep spirits high.
Price: €78 per person, including soft drinks, water and selected wines
Begins at 7:30pm, dress code is smart casual

Year Round Events

Top Madeira Events

Mondays – Tapas Buffet
Head to the elegant Brisa do Mar and enjoy a sophisticated buffet of local tapas, accompanied by stunning views across the Bay of Funchal. Music from a live swing feel band and a local folk group set the scene for a magical evening.
Price: €78 per person, including selected wines

Thursdays – Fado Evenings
Step into the timeless charm of Belmond Reid’s Palace and be treated to the wonderful live Fado music of Eugénia Maria.

Fridays – Jazz Night
Join us in the lounge and terrace on warm evenings and be treated to the dulcet tones of our Swing Feel band.

First Friday of every month – Drinks at Reid’s
Once a month from 7–9:30pm, come and enjoy two cocktails per person for the price of one. Explore our distinguished drinks menu as live music creates a convivial atmosphere.

Sundays – Summer Buffet
Celebrate the summer with a spectacular buffet feast at the Pool Restaurant. Smooth sounds from the Adler Quartet set the scene for an effervescent evening.
Price: €78 per person, including select wines
7:30 – 10:00pm, dress code is smart casual

Daily – Afternoon Tea
Delight in a selection of sandwiches, pastries, teas and infusions in an elegant setting accompanied by soothing piano music. On Wednesdays and Sundays guests can also enjoy a guided tour around our flourishing garden.
Price: €34.50 per person

Contact Information

Belmond Reid's Palace
Estrada Monumental 139
9000-098 Funchal

Telephone: +351 291 71 71 71
Fax: +351 291 71 71 77

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