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Archive for May, 2015




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Palheiro Estate has recieved Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence awards for 4 of its companies: Hotel Casa Velha do Palheiro, Palheiro Golf course, Clubhouse Restaurant and Palheiro Village.

The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on Tripadvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Only the top-performing 10 percent of businesses listed on Tripadvisor recieve this prestigious award.

We are delighted that Palheiro Estate‘s different companies have been able to maintain such a consistent quality of service and to see that recognized and shared by our guests is hugely encouraging.

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    On Saturday 2nd May 2015 the American ambassador in Portugal, Robert Sherman, and his wife, Kim as well as the Ambassador of Bulgaria, Todor Stoyanov, visited Palheiro Estate with many of the film makers and organizers of the Madeira Film Festival.

    Palheiro Estate hosted a lunch at Palheiro Golf and the visitors, along with many of the participants from the tournament taking place that day – «Campeonato da Madeira, Absoluto» were treated to an impromptu concert by the well-known American singer Natalie Gellman.

    The organizers of the Madeira Film Festival also reiterated their plans to incorporate a golf day at Palheiro Golf for the next edition of the Festival whereby the film industry and the local golfing community will be able to socialize and play golf.


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