Vila Gale Albacora

4 star hotel


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    Two kilometres east of town, overlooking Ilha de Tavira, this four-star 162-room hotel has been converted from, and cleverly incorporates, a former tuna village, complete with the original school and chapel. It has cheerful modern rooms (the former tuna workers’ living premises), plus spa, pool and restaurant. All-inclusive deals are available.

    Our independent authors have visited Vila Gale Albacora and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in The Algarve.

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    Vila Galé Albacora is a 4-star resort, set in the middle of Ria Formosa Natural Park. It is close to the Island of Tavira and a 15-minute drive from Faro Airport.

    All rooms and suites are comfortably furnished. Each guest room has its own furnished patio area, which is close to the resort’s gardens.

    Facilities include a heated indoor pool, a large outdoor pool, a spa and wellness centre, and a children’s playground. Guests can make use of the hotel’s bus transfers into town and explore its attractions.

    For meals, guests can chose from buffet and à la carte dining options. The resort’s Restaurant Salinas and Restaurant Inevitável serve Portuguese cuisine. Guests also enjoy a selection of Alentejo wines and cocktails.

    Vila Galé Albacora is close to many historic buildings and long beaches. Guests can discover the nearby village of Luz de Tavira that has been a place of pilgrimage for many centuries.

    Important information

    The access to the indoor pool for children under the age of 12 is allowed only on the time from 10:30 to 17:30 and accompanied by an adult.

    Access to hot tub, sauna and Turkish bath is limited to persons aged over 16 years.

    Please note that Vila Gale Albacora offers free WiFi to all guests that apply to Vila Gale Club Card.

    Please note that for all reservations including dinner supplements, drinks are not included.

    Please note that when booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Services & facilities

    • Bar
      • Available
    • Breakfast
      • Breakfast in the room
    • Kids club
      • Children's playground
    • Recreation
      • Bicycle rental
      • Cycling
    • Non-smoking
      • Non-smoking rooms
    • Accessibility
      • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Outdoor space
      • Garden
      • Terrace
    • Guest services
      • Room service
      • 24-hour front desk
    • Restaurant/Café
      • Restaurant
    • Transport/transfers
      • Car hire
    • Bureau de Change/ATM
      • Currency exchange
    • Wi-Fi/internet access
      • Free WiFi
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