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Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool

Beach nearby

This hotel situated across the street from the marina and 300 meters (328 yards) from a beach offers ready access to shopping, dining, and entertainment.

Free breakfast, pools

Each morning, you’re treated to a free breakfast buffet, and the Galeão restaurant offers international and traditional Portuguese dishes for lunch and dinner. You can work out in the fitness room and relax afterward in the steam room or spa tub, or take a dip in the indoor or outdoor pools. A children's pool and a children's club are available too.

Nautical-theme decor

Guestrooms and suites with pool-view balconies contain nautical decor including dark-green furniture with polished-brass corners and brass-lantern lamps. LCD cable TVs, minibars, and free WiFi make the rooms a welcome retreat.

Languages Spoken

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 11 ??? and 27 January.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Access to a health club, which includes a steam room and a fitness room containing cardio and weight machines, is available for a daily surcharge (access to the health club's indoor swimming pool is complimentary), while an outdoor swimming pool is also available. A games room includes coin-operated video games as well as a jukebox and complimentary use of felt-top card tables. A lobby computer is available, while free WiFi is also offered.

Self-parking adjacent to the hotel and self-parking in an underground garage are available for a daily surcharge.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Children's club 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Conference space 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Year Built 1995 
  • Steam room 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Computer station 
  • Children's pool 
  • Terrace 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 243 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Multilingual staff 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish


Self parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Furnished balcony 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

A free hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.

Galeão - Spacious restaurant serving buffet dinner nightly or offering international/Portuguese a la carte menu.

Bounty Bar - Lobby bar/lounge with terrace seating. Occasional live music and karaoke in the summer. Serves soups, sandwiches, salads, and a light menu including cod, veal, pasta, and omelets. Open mid-morning to late night.

Coffee Bar - Café/bar open for lunch, dinner. Soups, sandwiches, salads, and light menu including cod, veal, pasta, and omelets.

Nearby Things to Do

Contained within the hotel's U-shape garden courtyard are an 18-by-11-meter (60-by-35-foot) swimming pool and an 18-meter-diameter (60-foot) children's pool consisting of a channel encircling a palm-tree island. For year-round swimming there's a heated 9-by-5-meter (30-by-16-foot) pool in a skylighted pavilion.

Separated by the marina across the street from the hotel, two beaches extend along the Atlantic Ocean fronting Vilamoura. Both are approximately 100 meters (109 yards) deep and accessible by boardwalks that protect natural vegetation. Nearest is one-km-long (0.75-mile) Marina Beach, which is 300 meters (328 yards) from the hotel. Falésia Beach is nine km long (5.5 miles) and 700 meters (766 yards) away. In summer, various watersports gear, including personal watercraft, kayaks, and windsurfers, can be rented from independent operators on the beaches.

Located 200 meters (219 yards) away at a partner hotel, Vila Gale Ampalius, are two lighted artificial-grass tennis courts (surcharges) and a putting green.

Complimentary shuttle service is provided to all four golf courses located within the 5,000-acre Vilamoura resort and to another course, Vila Sol. Other recreational facilities within Vilamoura include a sports complex, an equestrian center, a shooting club, a tennis center, a lawn-bowling green, and jogging, hiking, and bicycle trails.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
Property Registry Number - 878


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: EUR 7.50 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Vila Gale Marina
  • Hotel Vila Gale Marina Vilamoura
  • Vila Gale
  • Vila Gale Marina
  • Vila Gale Marina Hotel
  • Vila Gale Marina Vilamoura
  • Vila Gale Marina Vilamoura, Portugal - Algarve

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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