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Vila Gale Tavira
Top Lake Hotel

Rua 4 de Outubro, 8800-362 Tavira, Faro, Portugal
+351 281 329 900

₹ 3,774+

Overall guest ratings

8.0/10 Good
based on 1,557 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 8.8
  • 8.5
  • 4.0

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  • Spacious rooms
  • Near city centre

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    About

    Location.

    The Hotel Vila Gale Tavira is housed in a modern, three-storey hotel set in the city centre, one block from the River Gilão and six kilometres from the nearest golf course. The Praia de Tavira beach, two kilometres from the hotel and accessible by ferry, offers water sports, restaurants, and a clothing-optional section. Faro Airport is 25 kilometres away, with an approximate driving time of 40 minutes.

    Hotel Features.

    The Hotel Vila Gale is constructed around a central courtyard that features a swimming pool and children's pool, surrounded by palm trees, lawns, and lounge chairs. Access to the onsite health club is available for a daily fee. The health club includes a heated pool under a domed ceiling, a spa tub, a steam room, and a fitness centre equipped with a universal gym, cardio machines, and free weights. Massage services are available. A complimentary kids' club with games and play areas is open all year round.

    The hotel activities and entertainment staff provides year-round group activities and presents shows in the Ali Ba Bar, which also offers television, snooker and pool tables, darts, and Friday-night karaoke. The Aladino dining room serves buffet breakfast and dinner all year round, with lunch buffets in winter. The adjacent Aladino Grill offers an a la carte dinner menu of grilled seafood and meat, with lunch available in summer.

    The hotel offers discounts at several nearby area golf courses, including the nearest, Benamor, which is six kilometres away. Guests can take the complimentary shuttle bus to a companion hotel, Vila Galé Albacora, four kilometres away, and explore the surrounding park of Ria Formosa.

    Further amentities include street parking (free), garage parking (surcharge), and free WiFi.

    Guestrooms.

    The 268 air-conditioned guestrooms at Hotel Vila Gale extend to furnished balconies and feature terracotta-tiled floors with rugs, cream walls, and dark blue furniture. All are equipped with free WiFi, cable television, minibars, and safes, and include tiled bathrooms with baths, hair dryers, and complimentary toiletries.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Childrens programmes
    • Golf
    • Night club
    • Business centre
    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Gift shop
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Bicycle hire
    • Game room
    • Spa
    • Hot tub
    • Indoor pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Pool table
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Child pool
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Steam room
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    based on 1,557 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.8 "Pool is good."
      10.0 "Clean pool, said 100%."
    • 8.5 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.3 "83% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.0 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.2 "88% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
    • 2.5 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.0 "80% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    based on 1,183 reviews
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      8.2 "82% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.6 "Pool is good."
    • 8.4 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.7 "77% thought the service was very professional."
      8.5 "85% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      4.6 "54% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.2 "58% complained about the bathroom."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.8 "62% were unhappy with the view."
      1.4 "86% found problems with the furniture."
      0.6 "For 94%, the rooms looked old."
      4.0 "60% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.7 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 2.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.5 "85% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    based on 249 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      7.2 "Great parking, according to 72%."
    • 8.8 "Pool is good."
    • 8.6 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.9 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.0 "90% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 2.5 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.1 "79% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 124 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Pool is good."
    • 8.7 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.1 "Generally very clean."
      7.6 "76% said rooms were clean."
    • 6.2 "Average comfort."
    • 6.0 "Food is average."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 2.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.3 "77% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Lake Hotel
    Guests say this is a nice lake hotel.
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    "Spacious rooms"
    "Near city centre"
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