Get an overview of this hotel5-star beach resort with a full-service spa

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Indoor pool
24-hour business center

Location

Offering direct access to the beach, this Praia da Gale resort is next to a golf course and within 1 mi (2 km) of Gale Beach and Herdade dos Salgados Golf. Salgados Beach and Manuel Lourenco Beach are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Resort Features

Catch some rays at the nearby beach or spend the day relaxing at Vidamar Resort Hotel Algarve - Dining Around Half-Board's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 4 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 260 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include furnished balconies, 24-hour room service, and minibars.

Vidamar Resort Hotel Algarve - Dining Around Half-Board

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Enjoy the cabanas (surcharge) and sun loungers for a relaxing day at the beach. At Vidamar Resort Hotel Algarve - Dining Around Half-Board you can cool off in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Dining is available at one of the resort's 4 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 3 poolside bars and 5 bars/lounges. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This luxury resort also offers a complimentary children's club, a children's pool, and a seasonal outdoor pool. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Vidamar Resort Hotel Algarve - Dining Around Half-Board has designated areas for smoking.

  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1233 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 13 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Total number of rooms - 260 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 5 
  • Number of poolside bars - 3 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 13 
  • Year Built 2013 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 13272 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Beach towels 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Electric kettle 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Sunset Restaurant & Bar - This poolside diner specializes in barbecue and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Mamma Mia - This beachfront family restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Koi - This restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Ocean Buffet - This poolside buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required. Open daily.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an indoor pool. In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts, a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center.

Children under 3 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision. Guests under 17 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub.

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

  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 

Spa Services

Spa del Mar has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, sports massages, massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.

Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16 
  • Sports massage 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • 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
24-hour check-in
All guests must show a valid passport. This is the only form of identification that is accepted at this property. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 60 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 375
  • Facilities fee: EUR 10 per person, per day and includes use of:
- Sauna
- Spa tub
- Spa
- Swimming pool
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Vidamar
  • Hotel Vidamar Algarve
  • Vidamar Algarve
  • Vidamar Algarve Albufeira
  • Vidamar Algarve Hotel Albufeira
  • Vidamar Hotel
  • Vidamar Hotel Algarve
  • Vidamar Resort Algarve Albufeira, Portugal

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


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