Vila Gale Ampalius - Vilamoura

Alameda Praia Da Marina, Vilamoura, Portugal, 8125-408  show map
 4 stars
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Vila Gale Ampalius - Vilamoura

Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 7.50 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

The tranquil 4-star Vila Gale Ampalius offers quick access to Ticketland, Krazy World and Loule Castle. The hotel was opened in 1992, renovated in 2006 and is housed in a 10-storey building.

Vila Gale Ampalius is 20 minutes' walk from the center of Vilamoura. The venue is next to the sandy beach with umbrellas, outdoor chaise lounges and towels.

Shops and a market are within easy reach of the hotel.

Faro airport can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Vila Gale Ampalius.

Rooms

Vila Gale Ampalius comprises comfortable rooms with fantastic décor as well as a panoramic view over the garden. The rooms are appointed with private bathrooms and wooden furniture.

Eat & Drink

A fine variety of international dishes is offered at the large restaurant onsite. After exploring sights of Vilamoura, residents can go back to Vila Gale Ampalius for fruit and snacks served in the onsite café bar. Offering various dining options, Pepper's Steakhouse and Retiro na Praia are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

Vila Gale Ampalius provides guesets with room service, 24-hour front desk and housekeeping.

Relax

Vila Gale Ampalius offers such entertainment options as live music, animation and karaoke. The on-site activities include tennis, diving and table tennis.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at EUR 7.50 per day.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   10.  Number of rooms:   357.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Diving
  • Boating
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Table tennis
  • Fishing

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Taxi service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Microphone
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Casino
  • Animation team
  • Karaoke
  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Beauty treatment
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Beach view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Alameda Praia Da Marina, Vilamoura, Portugal, 8125-408

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City Center
  • Vilamoura
    4000 ft
Airports
  • Faro (FAO)
    9.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Retiro na Praia (cuisine: Portuguese)
    100 ft
  • Cais I
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Praia da Falesia
    4000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    357

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Bed type: 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 305 sq. feet
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    Bed type: 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed or Twin beds
    Size: 280 sq. feet
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      Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed or 1 Single bed
      Size: 540 sq. feet
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        Size: 305 sq. feet
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            Private Twin Room
            Bed type: 2 Single beds
            Size: 230 sq. feet
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                Size: 1220 sq. feet
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Vila Gale Ampalius - Vilamoura Vilamoura location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  Alameda Praia Da Marina, Vilamoura, Portugal, 8125-408

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Vilamoura
                    4000 ft
                  Airports
                  • Faro (FAO)
                    9.1 mi
                  Restaurants
                  • Retiro na Praia (cuisine: Portuguese)
                    100 ft
                  • Cais I
                    200 ft
                  Beaches
                  • Praia da Falesia
                    4000 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  12 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2006
                  • Number of floors:
                    10
                  • Number of rooms:
                    357

                  Hotel Awards

                  PortugueseHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedVilamouraVila Gale Ampalius

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Luxury Hotels in Portugal

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                  What's nearby

                  Popular areas

                  • City Center - 3700 ft
                  • Falésia Beach - 5000 ft
                  • Falesia Beach - 5000 ft

                  Places of interest

                  • Água Moments - 1400 ft

                  Monuments and Landmarks

                  • Roman Ruins Cerro da Vila - 2300 ft

                  Golf courses and Country clubs

                  • Oceânico Pinhal Golf Course - 1.4 mi
                  • Vila Sol Golf Course - 1.6 mi
                  • Oceânico Millennium Golf Course - 2.0 mi
                  • Oceânico Old Course Golf Course - 2.0 mi
                  • Oceânico Laguna Golf Course - 2.1 mi
                  • Oceânico Victoria Golf Course - 2.1 mi

                  Marina

                  • Vilamoura Marina - 1700 ft

                  Local attractions

                  • Ticketland - 1.0 mi
                  • Aquashow - 2.8 mi
                    Semino EN 396, Quarteira
                  • Olhos de Agua Beach - 4.2 mi
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                  • Cerro da Vila - 1.5 mi
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                  • Loule Castle - 2.8 mi
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                  Near the hotel

                  • Praia da Falesia - 4000 ft
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                    Restaurants nearby

                    • Retiro na Praia - 100 ft

                      Address: Alameda Praia da Marina

                      86% likes this, based on 18 reviews
                      Cuisine: Portuguese

                    • News Restaurante Bar - 200 ft

                      Address: Passeio da Marina

                      66% likes this, based on 37 reviews
                      Cuisine: Contemporary

                    • Pepper's Steakhouse - 400 ft

                      Address: Tivoli Marina Vilamoura - Marina Vilamoura
                      Phone: 00351-289303303

                      60% likes this, based on 48 reviews
                      Cuisine: International

                    • Cais I - 200 ft

                      Address: Loja J Marina Garden

                      72% likes this, based on 44 reviews

                    • Buzios Beach Bar - 200 ft

                      Address: Praia de Marina

                      55% likes this, based on 40 reviews

                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  12 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Year renovated:
                      2006
                    • Number of floors:
                      10
                    • Number of rooms:
                      357

                    Hotel Awards

                    PortugueseHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedVilamouraVila Gale Ampalius

                    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                    Best Luxury Hotels in Portugal

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                    Hotels nearby
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                    Vila Gale Ampalius Reviews

                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Vila Gale Ampalius

                    Average guest rating

                    7.6out of 10
                    Fabulous
                    Based on 215 reviews

                    Guest reviews

                    • Older travelers
                      6.2

                      This Hotel is perfectly situated next to the beach and is within easy walking distance of Vilamoura Marina.

                      Buffet breakfast had no service or variation of food content.

                    • Couple
                      9.6

                      Everything! Room was so comfortable and clean, location was brilliant.Breakfast was very tasty with lots of choice. We were really pleased with our choice of hotel and will be back.

                    • Group of friends
                      10.0

                      Friend;t staff, fantastic breakfast, great rooms wirth sea view and cleaned to perfectly every day,nearness to beach,

                      I think that a few more sun parasols could be distrubuted around the grass sun bathing area

                    • Single
                      7.4

                      The perfect location. Good breakfast.

                      The cleaning of my room was always done after 4p.M. during my whole staying (f9 days) in the hotel.

                    • Older travelers
                      6.2

                      Check in Staff very friendly

                      lack of staff. Pool bar did not open until 13h30 in the afternoon even after having asked many times. reason why...the Pool Barman and the night bar man were the same, so he needed to sleep.Breakfast food quality was not good. A large variation, howere fruit was from cans not fresh, and the only fresh fruit had no taste (melons). The coffe machines were chemical and really tasted bad, the orange juice was caned and watered down. For a four star hotel, there should be fresh fruit, juice and real coffee.The rooms need to be seriously refreshed as paint and furniture have seen better days. There is a charge for using the room safe in a 4* hotel...why.This is classed as a 4 star hotel...because of the spa, if this was not there, it would be a 2 star.This was the begining of the season, but when you have clients in the hotel, they need to be treated as if it was full season. For us, this was not done.

                    • Couple
                      9.2

                      Location of the Hotel is excellent - Breakfast buffett was very good with lots of variety for all tastes - We were upgraded to a Sea View as soon as we checked in which was truly lovely and made our stay even more special

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      Proximity to the beach, room with sea view lovely, very friendly and helpful staff.

                      Villamoura is not an attractive place to us - it is entirely modern with nothing authentic about it. In the hotel, the coffee was poor but that is a minor complaint with everything else making it a wonderful holiday for us.

                    • Single
                      10.0

                      Location is very close to vilamoura Marina

                      No complaints it's a good clean friendly hotel located well

                    • Older travelers
                      8.2

                      The view from our room was fantastic, the room was spacious and very relaxing.

                    • Older travelers
                      8.8

                      We liked the location of the hotel. The food was excellent and so were all the staff in the hotel. The rooms were very comfortable and clean. I would recommend this hotel to other travellers.

                    • Older travelers
                      6.6

                      Walking distance to marina life

                      Elevators cramp, long wait. They are close together and due to long wait, buttons to all elevators are pushed, so there are more stops than necessary. Sink did not drain properly. Left note for room maid. She asked us, rattled the hose underneath and according to her it was solved. Not so with next use 10 minutes later. Hair dryer broke down. Mentioned both at check out.

                    • Family with children
                      9.2

                      delicious breakfast !!! friendly staff !!!! the seniorsuite was fantastic for our stay with three teenage children ( 13,16, 17 year old)-it was like an appartment ( kitchen , livingroom,3 bathrooms en 2 large bedrooms with two terrasses ( where you could even eat outside !).

                    • Older travelers
                      6.2

                      the rooms were very clean, the cleaners did a good job. Also plenty of hot water in the shower

                      i didnt like that you had to wear a swimming cap in the pool or that you had to pay extra to use the steam room and sauna. Also tea and coffee making facilities in the room would be nice

                    • Single
                      10.0

                      It was very relaxing. The staff were very helpful at all times. The weather was very good.

                      I didn't like having to pay for Safety Deposit Box. I have been to many hotels and I think the last time I paid for a safety deposit box was about 20 years ago. I also found the €3 charge per hour for wireless internet expensive as I would like to check the internet four or five times in the day so this would make it very expensive so I didn't use the internet so much.

                    • Group of friends
                      8.8

                      comfort and the location is safe and very accessable to the port of vilamoura easy stroll

                      booked a morning call for 4.00am did not recieve it and booked early take away breakfast and it never turned up

                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Vila Gale Ampalius - Vilamoura Vilamoura location
                    Show big map »

                    Hotel Address:

                    Alameda Praia Da Marina, Vilamoura, Portugal, 8125-408

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Vilamoura
                      4000 ft
                    Airports
                    • Faro (FAO)
                      9.1 mi
                    Restaurants
                    • Retiro na Praia (cuisine: Portuguese)
                      100 ft
                    • Cais I
                      200 ft
                    Beaches
                    • Praia da Falesia
                      4000 ft
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  12 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Year renovated:
                      2006
                    • Number of floors:
                      10
                    • Number of rooms:
                      357

                    Hotel Awards

                    PortugueseHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedVilamouraVila Gale Ampalius

                    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                    Best Luxury Hotels in Portugal

                    Use Badge