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Overview of Hotel Vila Gale Tavira

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Indoor spa bath
Indoor pool, outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Indoor pool, outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Indoor pool, outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Terrace/patio

Hotel Vila Gale Tavira

4 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationAlvaro de Campos Municipal Library4 min walk
    Popular LocationPraca da Republica7 min walk
    Popular LocationRoman Bridge8 min walk
    AirportFaro (FAO-Faro Intl.)38 min drive

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Junior Suite

  • 323 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Sofa Bed

Junior Suite (2 Adults + 2 Children)

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • 323 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Beds

Twin Room (Single Use)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 248 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Standard Twin Room (2 Adults)

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • 248 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Twin Room, Pool View (3 Adults)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 248 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Beds

Family Room, Connecting Rooms

3.9/5 guest room rating
  • 495 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 Single Beds

Standard Twin Room (2 Adults + 1 Child)

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • 248 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Beds

Twin Room, Pool View (Single Use)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 248 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Twin Room, Pool View (2 Adults)

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 248 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Twin Room, Pool View (2 Adults + 1 Child)

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 248 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Beds

Standard Twin Room (3 Adults)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 248 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Beds

About this area

Tavira

Located in Tavira, Hotel Vila Gale Tavira is in the city centre and on the riverwalk. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Ria Formosa Natural Park and Barril Beach. Discover the area's water adventures with scuba diving and windsurfing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours and hiking/biking trails.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Alvaro de Campos Municipal Library - 4 min walk
  • Misericordia Church - 7 min walk
  • Praca da Republica - 7 min walk
  • Tavira Castle - 8 min walk
  • Roman Bridge - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Tavira Station - 14 min walk
  • AirportFaro (FAO-Faro Intl.) - 38 min drive

Restaurants

  • Mira - 3 min walk
  • Pastelaria Tavirense - 4 min walk
  • O Castelo - 7 min walk
  • Bar Avenida - 8 min walk
  • Kohinoor Restaurante Indian Tandoori - 9 min walk
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About this property

Hotel Vila Gale Tavira

4-star, family-friendly hotel, walk to Ria Formosa Natural Park
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has an indoor pool and an outdoor pool. Free full breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a health club and a poolside bar. All 268 rooms offer free WiFi, balconies and LCD TVs with cable channels. Minibars, room service (during limited hours) and in-room massages are among the other amenities available to guests.
Hotel Vila Gale Tavira offers 268 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Tavira hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and in-room massages can be requested.

An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a steam room.

Guests aged under 16 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility or spa tub.

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

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows regional sanitisation guidelines of Clean & Safe (Portugal)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (EUR 7.50 per day)
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free children's club
  • Indoor pool
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Desk
  • In-room massage
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

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 the 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.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Children under 12 years old have access to the indoor pool from 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM; adult supervision is required.
Property registration number 554

We should mention

A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December
A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility or spa tub

Property is also known as

Hotel Tavira Vila Gale
Hotel Vila Gale
Hotel Vila Gale Tavira
Tavira Hotel Vila Gale
Tavira Vila Gale
Tavira Vila Gale Hotel
Vila Gale Hotel
Vila Gale Hotel Tavira
Vila Gale Tavira
Vila Gale Tavira Hotel
Vila Gale Tavira Hotel Tavira
Vila Gale Albacora Hotel
Vila Gale Albacora Tavira
Hotel Vila Gale Tavira Hotel
Hotel Vila Gale Tavira Tavira
Hotel Vila Gale Tavira Hotel Tavira

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Vila Gale Tavira and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Vila Gale Tavira offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Vila Gale Tavira cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Hotel Vila Gale Tavira have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool, an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Is Hotel Vila Gale Tavira pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Hotel Vila Gale Tavira?
Self-parking is available for EUR 7.50 per day.
What time is check-in at Hotel Vila Gale Tavira?
Check-in is from 2 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Hotel Vila Gale Tavira?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is Hotel Vila Gale Tavira located?
This family-friendly Tavira hotel is located on the riverwalk, within 1 mi (2 km) of Alvaro de Campos Municipal Library and Ria Formosa Natural Park. Palacio da Galeria Museum and Misericordia Church are also within 10 minutes. Tavira Station is 14 minutes by foot.
4.2
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 241 out of 598 reviews
5 - Excellent 40%
Rating 4 - Good. 258 out of 598 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 73 out of 598 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 21 out of 598 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 598 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

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Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Highly recommend
Felt very safe pool and hotel spotlessly clean.
Stayed 7 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Amazing setting, hotel and staff!
My girlfriend and I spent one week at Albacora and had the most amazing time. It's situated in a most beautiful setting, with lovely views. The room was very comfortable and spotlessly clean. The restaurant is amazing - even in the current conditions with the covid outbreak, the staff went above and beyond to make sure everyone was safe and comfortable without losing any of the quality expected from a Vila Galé hotel. There is also a boat that takes the guests directly from the hotel to the Tavira island. This made our stay so much more enjoyable, not to have to use the car at all. All in all we had one of the most wonderful holidays ever!
Stayed 7 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Great location. Friendly staff. Great facilities including indoor and outdoor pool. Fantastic buffet breakfast.
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

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Misleading
Arrived earlier than the 2pm check in and the lovely receptionist checked me in and said my room was ready which was a lovely surprise.... until I got to my allocated room which overlooked the road and filling station.... not the pool view as stated in the room description on Hotels.com. Went back to reception to explain the mix up and was informed I need to pay a supplement €42 for the pool view room! Not very happy as I had already booked and paid for this so be aware of hidden charges!! Rooms are adequate but very poor lighting and can hear everything from the rooms next door which isn’t very pleasant! Breakfast was good, plenty of choice but would’ve expected to have a choice of coffee. Staff in the restaurant seemed fed up and didn’t interact with guests. Spa was lovely, pool a good temperature and plenty of loungers and towels Location is great, easy and safe to walk everywhere. Wasn’t any entertainment during my stay not even music in the bar so be prepared to find your own.
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

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