Enotel's Group History
Tradition and quality walking hand in hand

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Who we are?

Have you ever imagined a group of hotels that symbolize everything you are looking for on your holidays? Enotel Hotels & Resorts presents a group of hotels, where their personality refers to a world of experiences and their greatest commitment is to immortalize moments.

Over the years, based on sustained growth and a scale of values dedicated to providing memorable moments to its customers, the Enotel group has been repositioning its brand. Today, our communication model is a closer one and therefore more and more emotional, which has never been more essential for us.

Let's not tell them about paradise, let's make them imagine it!

Group History


The Estêvão Neves Group was founded in 1982 and expanded in 1988.


In 1996, it entered into a partnership with the Sonae Group, the largest business group in Portugal.


n 1998, the Enotel brand was launched, exclusively for hotels, with the acquisition of Enotel Magnólia, a four-star hotel located in a privileged area of Funchal, on Madeira Island.


In 2000, the Estêvão Neves Group built and inaugurated the Enotel Golf Santo da Serra, in Santo da Serra.


The Enotel Sunset Bay hotel was built and opened in 2001, in the sunny village of Ponta do Sol, by the sea.


In 2006, the Estêvão Neves Group began international investments, with the opening of the first Enotel property in Brazil, the Enotel Convention & Spa Porto de Galinhas.


In 2008, in partnership with RCI, the Enotel Club was created in Brazil, offering customers a loyalty program with an All Inclusive system.


The group acquired Enotel Lido in 2010, its first five star establishment in Madeira and the first All Inclusive hotel in the region.


The Enotel Club program was launched for hotels located on Madeira Island in 2012.


In 2014, the Estêvão Neves Group inaugurated the Enotel Acqua Club Porto de Galinhas, the only resort with an Aquatic Park and All Inclusive system in that region.


Madeira hotels undergo a renovation process, with a focus on innovation. The Enotel Porto de Galinhas brand is born, with the merger of the projects in Brazil.

VISION: To be a reference in making people happy.



Hotels Management 


The Estêvão Neves Group created Enotel Hotels Management S.A. in order to expand its management to outsourced developments. This management is focused on the quality of services provided, customer satisfaction, return on investment by stakeholders, innovation and company improvement.

The group has expertise in hotel management with the All Inclusive system and revenue and profitability models, our stakeholders are equipped with up-to-date information through operational reports and management methodologies based on indicators.