About Us


ASPA, features studio apartments in the traditional centre of Funchal. The property is spread across 2 adjacent historical buildings, each with its own soul but with a common philosophy: premium location, affordable stays and convenient facilities. A smart way to travel!

São Paulo

Eco-friendly certified studios designed for those who like space (Deluxe) or are travelling with family or friends.

The Rooftop Lounge

To enjoy a book, a drink, a good chat and take thousand of pictures. Our rooftop lounge is a second living room but with a better view!

And yes, it is a great spot to see the firework too!

In-Room Goodies

High speed complimentary WiFi, 40′ flat screen TV with international channels and streaming boxs on request.

The Breakfast

Good and simple with a home-like taste.

A Portuguese style buffet breakfast with local and national products, freshly made, baked and served. Vegan, gluten free and sugar free options upon request.

Why book a studio with us?

Excellent location to explore the Island; Comfortable self catered accommodation; Low carbon footprint stays; Convenience of hotel services and some extra goodies!

Yoga lover?

Either in the terrace or in the garden, just ask for a yoga mattresses to be placed in your studio. And because we care about your yoga routines and the environment, our mats are sustainably produced and made from certified sustainable materials.

Express Check-in and Check-out

Keep your check-in and check-out flexible and completely autonomous. Contact us for for further details.

Pet Friendly

If your pet is part of the family bring him along.

Small pets are accepted at no extra cost.

We would love to be informed in advance of our four-legged guests visit.

Alegria II

Studios are for 2 or for couples with a young child. The studios facing the garden are the quietests and are also provided with the best views.

The Garden

Discreetly located in the back of Alegria II building, where breakfast is served in the summer. This is the place to enjoy a meal or a glass of wine, to work or get to meet other guests. Furnished to be your favourite place of relaxation.

The bath line

At ASPA – São Paulo, the complete bath line is 100% vegan, created with 98% organic ingredients. All dispensers are made with plant-based plastic from sugarcane.


In a Portuguese house good wine and good coffee are mandatory! Help yourself in the wine cellar with a fine selection of Portuguese wines or from the freshly ground espresso coffee.