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Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Went for 14 days was spotless here, staff brilliant, beach close by and we swam in the sea , couple of trips to albaferia in a taxi to all the shops, 14 days was to much as entertainment and food was repetitive , same on what happened last Monday was same as the next Monday etc, take a kettle with...

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VilaGaleHoteis, Gerente at Vila Gale Nautico, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind comments about your experience in Vila Galé Náutico. It is a great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your holiday with us and let us express our gratitude by thanking you for sharing your positive thoughts, especially regarding our staff. Your comments are an important tool and only help us to...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2015

This hotel is a great palace to go with the family. To keep it short the food is great, location is good and the staff can't do a enough for you. you have everything you need in one place. kids will love the pool, however like other people have said it is very slippery around the pool. this is probably...

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VilaGaleHoteis, Gerente at Vila Gale Nautico, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind comments about your experience in Vila Galé Náutico. It is a great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your holiday with us and let us express our gratitude by thanking you for sharing your positive thoughts, especially regarding food quality and our staff. Your comments are an important tool and only...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We spent two weeks staying in this hotel on a family holiday with our two children (5 and 6). This is a really great hotel which had everything we needed. We stayed in a junior suite - basically a standard hotel room with another small bedroom attached to it. Both rooms were very clean and well appointed, with a TV...

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VilaGaleHoteis, Gerente at Vila Gale Nautico, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind comments about your experience in Vila Galé Náutico. It is a great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your holiday with us and let us express our gratitude by thanking you for sharing your positive thoughts, especially regarding our staff, food quality, cleanliness and entertainment. Your comments are an important tool...

Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Starting with the bad points, well point. The Entertainment really is poor the staff try hard but the entertainers they get in aren't great. Now the negatives are are out the way, I can't sing the praises of this hotel enough. It was our first trip to Portugal so as such were a little nervous about what to find. Having...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind comments about your experience in Vila Galé Náutico. It is a great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and let us express our gratitude by thanking you for sharing your positive thoughts, especially regarding food quality, staff and cleanliness. Your comments are an important tool and only...

Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2015

just return back on 11 August 2015. Jumped on trip advisor to see what others thought of this hotel and noticed so many people rated this as a 5 star hotel, all I can say about this is staff and management must be writing this themselves. I went to this hotel with three adults and two children. Starting with the...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your comments about your experience in Vila Galé Náutico. We apologize if we couldn't be up to some of your expectations but let us express our gratitude by thanking you for sharing your feedback. Your comments are an important tool and only help us to continue our constant pursuit of service improvement by...

nantwich
Reviewed 12 August 2015

It was a wonderful l holiday, the hotel was better than we were expecting and our needs were all meet enjoying all that the hotel offered us. Also with having 5 children with us feeding them was high on the list and the restaurant catered well for all their likes with lots of choices.

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind comments about your experience in Vila Galé Náutico. It is a great pleasure to read that you had a wonderful holiday with us and let us express our gratitude by thanking you for sharing your positive thoughts, especially regarding food quality. Your comments are an important tool and only help us...

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We returned from Vila Gale just over a week ago. It was a great holiday and very relaxing. The hotel is right next to the beach and the pool is good. The hotel staff were very friendly. Food was good with a good variety, although the desserts were a bit random and so fruit was eaten a lot! We had...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind comments about your experience in Vila Galé Náutico. It is a great pleasure to read that you had a great holiday with us and let us express our gratitude by thanking you for sharing your positive thoughts, especially regarding food quality, staff and cleanliness. Your comments are an important tool and...

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2015

my partner and i came back on 25th july had fantastic time, lovely staff could not do enough for you, on my partners birthday we came back to the room to find a bottle of bubbly and pineapple dipped in chocolate, no body told them it was his birthday.THANK YOU villa gale, for this lovely surprise. Fantastic food plenty of...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind comments about your experience in Vila Galé Náutico. It is a great pleasure to read that you had a fantastic time with us and let us express our gratitude by thanking you for sharing your positive thoughts, especially regarding our staff and food quality. Your comments are an important tool and...

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2015

I traveled with my husband and 9 year old son on a Thomas Cook package from 31 July to 6 August from Manchester. Our flight was 05:00 in the morning which seemed like a great idea at the time. It ensured we were at the hotel before lunch but by mid afternoon we were flagging. We arranged a private taxi...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind comments about your experience in Vila Galé Náutico. It is a great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and let us express our gratitude by thanking you for sharing your positive thoughts, especially regarding cleanliness, staff, food quality and entertainment. Your comments are an important tool and...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

We have just returned from here on the 6th aug 2015 after a 7 night stay. It was our childrens first holiday abroad (ages4&6) and they loved it. The hotel is spotless, staff are so friendly and really wanted you to relax and enjoy your holiday nothing was too much trouble. Food was good even for fussy eaters there was...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind comments about your experience in Vila Galé Náutico. It is a great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and let us express our gratitude by thanking you for sharing your positive thoughts, especially regarding cleanliness, staff and food quality. Your comments are an important tool and only...

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Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This attractive beach hotel is located in the centre of Armacao de Pera just a few meters away from the beach and less than 1 km away from an array of shops, boutiques, bars, restaurants, nightclubs and public transports. Built in 1995 and renovated in 2003, the hotel has 233 modern rooms, where we feature 25 junior suites suitable for families. The hotel has a 24-hour reception with a safe, a lift and a newspaper stand. There is a kids' club and a playground available for children. An air-conditioned a la carte restaurant with a separate non-smoking area and highchairs for infants is also provided. Guests may park their cars either in the hotel car park, or in the garage. Room and laundry services as well as medical assistance complete the services on offer at this hotel. The modern rooms are equipped with air conditioning, electronic safety door look, direct telephone, LCD TV with Cable, private balcony, Wi-Fi Connection and safe (for and additional cost), Minibar and 24 hour room service, private bathroom with telephone and hair dryer. The hotel has a Health Club composed with indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi, steam room / Turkish bath and Gym. In the outdoors guests will find a swimming pool for adults and children with sun loungers and parasols. The nearest golf course is approximately 8 km away. Guests are invited to take breakfast from a wide buffet. Lunch and dinner service may be choosen a la carte. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vila Gale Nautico

Address: Urbanizacao Vale do Olival | Apartado 298, Armacao de Pera 8365-158, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Armacao de Pera
Price Range: €63 - €491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vila Gale Nautico 4*
Number of rooms: 233
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Vila Gale Nautico Algarve/Armacao De Pera, Portugal
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“Floor 5 was good decent sized balcony and pool and partial sea views”
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“Fifth floor with poolside view.”
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“apool view is obviously best 440 pretty cntral to the view of pool and sea”
 of 5 bubbles Debmor, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the fifth floor on the 'Lane Side' are good with views of the sea and are quiet.”
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“If you have difficulty walking then definately ask for a room near the lift or you will have a long walk.”
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