The Pousada consists of two parts; a charming stone main building dating from 1933 with 11 rooms, and a two-storey wood cabin added in 1997, providing 10 extra bedrooms.
Dorisol Pousada dos Vinháticos is set high in the mountains of Madeira with panoramic views over the island and access to famous walks. Rooms have satellite TV and internet is available in common areas. The Unesco listed Levada Canal Walks are within 5 minutes from Pousada dos Vinháticos by bus. Other nearby attractions include Ribeira Brava Beach, which is 6 km from the hotel. Pousada dos Vinháticos's restaurant serves local and international cuisine, which guests can enjoy on the terrace overlooking the Laurissilva Forest. Guests can also request picnic lunches to take on their day trips. Just a 20 minute drive from Funchal and 44 km from Madeira International Airport, Pousada dos Vinháticos is easily reachable by car.