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Vila Gale Collection Praia

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Pool & Beach (95)
Room & Suite (82)
Certificate of Excellence

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This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. Located just 150 m from Gale Beach, this stylish hotel offers rooms with balconies, some of which overlook the swimming pool and palm tree garden. It features a spa and saunas. Each room at Vila Gale Praia offers modern furnishings, including a flat-screen TV and DVD player. It has a seating area, work desk and a private bathroom with bathtub and hairdryer. The Gale Praia features an open-plan bar and restaurant serving a wide choice of beverages and a la carte meals. A rich breakfast buffet is served each morning in the dining room. The hotel’s cosy lobby area has plenty of seating, a library and billiards. Alternatively, guests can relax in Spa Satsanga offering several body treatments and yoga lessons, as well as a hot tub and steam rooms. Vila Gale Praia can arrange rental bikes for exploring the beautiful Algarve coast. Free parking is available at the hotel.
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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Spa
Adult pool
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Romantic
Quiet
HOTEL CLASS

Location

Full view
66Somewhat walkable
Grade: 66 out of 100
21Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
1Attractionwithin 0.75 miles
Contact
Praia da Gale Lote 33, Apartado 2204, Albufeira 8200-385 Portugal
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Getting there
Portimao Airport13 mi
Faro Airport20 mi
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We love this hotel. The staff are so welcoming, from the moment you walk in to when you say goodbye. It’s as though everyone is a special guest. We only did bed and breakfast, preferring to venture out on a night to the various restaurants along the beach top, but the breakfasts
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Response from VilaGaleHotels, Diretor-Geral at Vila Gale Collection Praia
Responded 29 Oct 2018
Dear Pat A, Thank you very much for taking the time to share a 5 star review following your stay with us at Vila Galé Collection Praia Hotel. It is an absolute pleasure to hear about the welcoming staff . Your kind words are very much appreciated and I will make sure they are shared with the whole team. We Hope to have you here again Warm Regards, Manuel Patrício
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excellent adult only hotel, fantastic friendly service. All staff were helpful and smiley. Delicious food and breakfast was served from 7am to 11am. Lunch and evening meals were competitively priced and cooked to order and very tasty. Pool and spa area immaculate. Rooms cleaned
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Response from VilaGaleHotels, General Manager at Vila Gale Collection Praia
Responded 24 Oct 2018
Dear sarahbew1 Thank you for writing such an amazing review of the Vila Galé Collection Praia Hotel. We are thrilled that you loved your stay at our beautiful hotel. It is a great pleasure to read that ”all staff were helpful and smiley”. We are looking forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Warm regards, Manuel Patrício
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We booked in for a week and it had everything we wanted, with such a small hotel they do a great job, the staff were all excellent, especially Sandra (Assistant Manager) and Roberto (Reception) all questions were answered in detail, especially about the fish restaurant -A
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Response from VilaGaleHotels, Diretor-Geral at Vila Gale Collection Praia
Responded 16 Oct 2018
Dear Les821 Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay at The Vila Galé Collection Praia Hotel and will pass your comments to the entire team who will be happy to hear them too, especially Sandra and Roberto. We look forward to welcome you again very soon. Warm Regards Manuel Patrício
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They tried! They really did! Certainly more than 3-stars but not quite four! The property is not quite on the Praia (beach), it’s not quite in an area with more than a peek-a-boo view of that beach/shoreline which is only a block away, it’s on-property restaurant is not quite
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Response from VilaGaleHotels, Diretor-Geral at Vila Gale Collection Praia
Responded 16 Oct 2018
Dear Scott s, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback about your recent stay with us. We are very sorry that your recent experience with us did not live up to our usual high standard we aim to provide. We hope you will come back and stay with us the next time you are in the area. Best regards, Manuel Patrício
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Wanted to come for a week but it was booked so we just did 3 days. I loved it. The small gym and spa were great. Very luxurious and clean. We had room 101 which faced the pool. It didn't get much sun but that suited us. The pool was lovely and the pool area was Immaculate lots
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Response from VilaGaleHotels, General Manager at Vila Gale Collection Praia
Responded 8 Oct 2018
Dear Barbara D., Thank you so much for your review of your recent stay, its great to see that you enjoyed your experience at the hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon Best regards, Manuel Patrício
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YES towels are provided for free, also they provide beach towels!!
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I have been in October and still been 28 to 30 degrees, they are having very hot weather at the moment , I was there last week ant it was 32 !!
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Yes pool towels are provided and you can get clean towels at reception without a problem.
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Yes all you have to do is ask at reception and they will provide a mattress topper which really does make the bed more comfortable.
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"We think top floor rooms are best, even without a pool view"
"A pool view room is nice"
"3rd floor pool view (307)"
"Pool view rooms on the top floor offer sea views also."
"Chose a pool view very good."
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PRICE RANGE
US$92 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
vila gale praia hotelvila gale praia albufeira
LOCATION
PortugalAlgarveFaro DistrictAlbufeira
NUMBER OF ROOMS
40
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