Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly resort with 3 restaurants and 2 outdoor pools

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

This family-friendly Canico resort is located on the beach, within a 15-minute walk of Ponta da Oliveira and Reis Magos Beach. Funchal-Monte Teleferico and Santa Cruz Beach are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Resort Features

This smoke-free resort features 3 restaurants, 3 indoor pools, and 2 outdoor pools. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception. Additionally, a full-service spa, 2 bars/lounges, and a fitness center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 123 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find LCD TVs with satellite channels, and other amenities include balconies and private yards.

Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 09 October 2017 until further notice. The following areas are affected:
  • Dining venue
  • Swimming pool
  • One of the dining venues
  • One of the swimming pools
Alternate facilities will be available offsite during the renovation.
During renovations, the resort will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Galo Resort Hotel Galosol features a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, and 3 indoor swimming pools along with a sauna and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the resort's 3 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 2 bars/lounges, a beach bar, and a poolside bar. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities measuring 3229 square feet (300 square meters) include a conference center. This family-friendly resort also offers a children's pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and spa services. Guests can use the indoor pool and outdoor pool at a partner property. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Galo Resort Hotel Galosol is a smoke-free property.

  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Library 
  • Number of indoor pools - 3 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 300 
  • Terrace 
  • Free reception 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Hair salon 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Total number of rooms - 123 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Beach bar 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1990 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3229 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Beach towels 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking, Free self parking, Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Bidet 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • In-room safe (surcharge) 
  • Electric kettle 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:00 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Atlantis Restaurant - This beachfront restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools and 3 indoor swimming pools are on site. In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna, a fitness center, and a children's pool.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the health club or fitness facility.

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

  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Game viewing nearby 
  • Game drive nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Sledding nearby 
  • Racquetball/squash on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

Onda Revital Lounge has 8 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 8 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

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

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 30 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

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.
Property Registry Number - 3122

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: EUR 66.50
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: EUR 33.25 (from 2 to 12 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: EUR 106.50
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: EUR 53.25 (from 2 to 12 years old)
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.00 per person, per night, up to 5 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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 36.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: EUR 18.00 (roundtrip), (up to 12 years old)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 25
  • In-room safe fee: EUR 2 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 30 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Galo Galosol
  • Galo Galosol Canico
  • Galo Resort Hotel
  • Galo Resort Hotel Galosol
  • Galo Resort Hotel Galosol Canico
  • Galosol
  • Sport Hotel Canico

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 massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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. Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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