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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best hotels ( for the price ) I have stayed in for a lot of years. The room we stayed in was a suite consisting of bedroom/lounge with large sofa and chair, T V, table and dressers. Behind this was the dining room opposite was the kitchen, the bathroom consisted of bath/shower etc. Fitted wardrobes, this is... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a junior suite which had plenty of room and spotlessly clean. Breakfast was fantastic. Downside: hotel is not located in a position to get sun on the pool area at most times of day. The noise from the bars to the right and below carried on until 5am on Friday and Saturday then the smashing of glass as... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

best hotel i have stayed in for many years good amenities excellent food staff very helpful 5 minutes walk to marina and excellent bars and restaurants was given junior suite at no extra cost highly reccomended

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Lisburn
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel very good. We stayed in room 702.Excellant room excellent view. We really recommend this hotel. Food excellent. Staff first class. We would stay there again. Worth a visit. Hotel very central short distance to marina and cafes. Good bus service to nearby towns. loule worth a visit.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from a week at the Vila Gale Marina hotel in Vilamoura . Hotel was very well placed for the harbour and all the bars restaurants and shops . Views form our 7th floor room were fantastic over looking the harbour. Rooms were kept very clean and food was very good we stayed half board . But could of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel is nice, we had a beautiful view from the window, staff are very friendly, room was clean and tidy , breakfast tasty. The location is also good, close to ocean, and local bars and restaurants . Will recommend to stay!

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Like many people stayed here as part of a golf package weekend. The hotel is right by the marina, so it has a great location central to most of what Vilamoura has to offer. The rooms are fairly basic (one bed in our twin had a plastic under sheet), but clean enough and okay for a few nights stay. During... More 

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Myself & 3 friends stayed here just last week & it exceeded my expectations. Booked as part of a golf package deal I was expecting a basic out of date room as is normally the case but this was not to be. The room was modern, facilities excellent & staff friendly & helpful particularly when one of our party took... More 

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stayed here as part of a package golf holiday. The hotel staff were rude and unhelpful - We asked for a kettle never got one and apparently only available after 5pm, I tried to ask for a shuttle to the golf tournament gave up and just got a taxi. We asked for a double room and got a twin... More 

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Woburn, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

My 1st time to to this town to celebrate my wife;s birthday, she has been here in different hotels over 9 times but always Sunday to Thursday. We arrived Thursday evening for 4 nights. 1st of all I will review the hotel. I was disappointed immediately on arrival, the downstairs area was populated with very loud drunken men which was... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel is located directly in the tourist centre of Vilamoura a mere 200 m from the beach and 50 m from the marina. It is right near all the shops, restaurants, bars and transportations in Vilamoura. The nearest airport is in Faro only 25 km away. The hotel was built in 1995 and renovated in 2002. It has a total of 243 rooms from which 44 standard rooms with ocean view and 14 suites suitable for families. The facilities are air-conditioned and include a lobby with a 24-hour reception, lifts, a coffee shop, a newspaper stand, a bar, a buffet or a la carte restaurant with a separate non-smoking area (children's highchairs available on request), a conference rooms, free Wi-Fi internet access in public areas, car park. For an additional cost guests may use the hotel safe, the laundry services and the garage. The rooms are attractive and decorated in a maritime style. They are equipped with air conditioning, electronic safety door look, direct telephone, safe, LCD TV with Cable and Pay TV, Wi-Fi Connection (for and additional cost), Minibar and 24 hour room service, private bathroom with telephone and hair dryer. The hotel features an outdoor swimming pool with a pool bar, sun loungers and parasols. Guests may also enjoy the Health Club equipped with an indoor swimming pool, a Jacuzzi, a steam room, a Gym and 2 tennis courts (part of a neighbouring hotel and available for an additional fee). There are deck chairs and parasols available on the sandy beach and an entertainment programme rounds off the hotel's offerings. A fine buffet is on offer on every meal of the day. Lunch and dinner may also be taken a la carte. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vila Gale Marina

Address: Lote H 2 Alameda Praia da Marina, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-408, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Quarteira > Vilamoura
Price Range: €75 - €184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vila Gale Marina 4*
Number of rooms: 243
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Also Known As:
Vila Gale Marina Vilamoura
Vila Gale Marina Hotel
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Vilamoura
#10 Luxury Hotel in Vilamoura
#12 Family Hotel in Vilamoura
#13 Romantic Hotel in Vilamoura
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“Lower numbers (i.e. 402, 403, 404, 802, 803, 804, etc) have a balcony that receives more sun through the day.”
 of 5 bubbles chudnkala, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Cant remember the room number I think it was 704 abd it had a karge balcony overlooking the Marina.giving a faboulas view.”
 of 5 bubbles Q5834WIsusang, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 8th floor, rooms 826/7/8 have fantastic views over beach and around to the Marina.”
 of 5 bubbles F8974WMdavidh, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“get a junior suite if possible if not other rooms are just as nice”
 of 5 bubbles kentrainor43, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room 702”
 of 5 bubbles annmJ6705UE, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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