Vila Gale Ampalius - Vilamoura

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

Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 7.50 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

Vila Gale Ampalius is situated in the center of Vilamoura in 20 minutes walking distance from Falesia Beach. The lovely hotel was built in 1992 and refurbished in 2006.

The center of Vilamoura is 20 minutes walk from the property. The beach featuring outdoor chaise lounges, umbrellas and towels is 100 meters away.

Vila Gale Ampalius offers a panoramic view to its guests.

Faro airport is a 20-minute drive from the property.

Rooms

Vila Gale Ampalius provides 357 guestrooms appointed with individual climate control, a balcony, a seating area, a laptop and a pantry for a pleasant stay in Vilamoura. Staying at Vila Gale Ampalius guests can enjoy the river. They are equipped with a dishwasher and a fridge.

Eat & Drink

Every morning a fine buffet breakfast is served. The Massa Fina restaurant makes special dishes of international cuisine. Guests can savour refreshing drinks as well as snacks and pasta in the snack bar, which features billiards, a terrace and Wi-Fi. Sun House and Retiro na Praia are situated in a tourist area, about 50 meters away of the property.

Services

The hotel offers an elevator, a hairdresser and a luggage storage along with a business centre, a microphone and printers to fulfill the needs of all travelers.

Relax

On-site entertainment facilities include animation, karaoke and live music. Active guests will enjoy a gym and a fitness centre as well as diving, table tennis and cycling.

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
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Surfing
  • Diving
  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Boating
  • Pedal boating
  • Horseback riding
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Table tennis
  • Squash
  • Aerobics
  • Fishing

Services

  • Shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Taxi service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Gluten-free meals
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • 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 umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Casino
  • Animation team
  • Karaoke
  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Bungalows
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view
  • Beach view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
All children
3 - 12 years
Extra bed FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Vila Gale Ampalius - Vilamoura Vilamoura location
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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Vilamoura
    1.2 km
Airports
  • Faro (FAO)
    14.6 km
Restaurants
  • Retiro na Praia (cuisine: Portuguese)
    30 m
  • Cais I
    50 m
Parks
  • Marina de Vilamoura
    450 m
Beaches
  • Praia da Falesia
    1.2 km
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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Rooms and availability

Superior Plus Twin Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Twin Plus Child Extra Bed-Sea View

General Double Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Cable TV
Vila Gale Ampalius photos Room
Standard Room
City view
  • Room size:

    21 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Room CITY VIEW

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

TRIPLE STANDARD

Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • Media:Television
  • In-house movie
Room Description:

SUITE SEA VIEW. BED & BREAKFAST. Non refundable

Vila Gale Ampalius photos Room
Junior Suite
Sea view
  • Room size:

    50 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds and 1 Sofa bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

JUNIOR SUITE ESTÁNDAR. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Vila Gale Ampalius photos Room
Marina Junior Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Living room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Includes living room with sofa bed, and private balcony with partial views of the Atlantic Ocean and Vilamoura Marina. Please note that this room can accommodate 1 extra bed or 1 cot.

Family Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Junior Suite|Junior Suite Family Room

Vila Gale Ampalius photos Room
Superior Room
Sea view
  • Room size:

    26 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    12 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Room SUPERIOR

Superior Triple Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Heating
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Triple Superior sea views. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Vila Gale Ampalius photos Room
Senior Suite
Sea view
  • Room size:

    113 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds and 1 Sofa bed, 2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Senior Suite with Sea View

Vila Gale Ampalius photos Room
Senior Duplex Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Living room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:3 bathrooms
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

This duplex suite has a living room with sofa bed, 3 bathrooms and a private balcony with views of the Atlantic Ocean and the city.

Vila Gale Ampalius Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.1 km
  • Falésia Beach1.5 km
  • Falesia Beach1.5 km

Places of interest

  • Água Moments400 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Roman Ruins Cerro da Vila700 m

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Oceânico Pinhal Golf Course2.2 km
  • Vila Sol Golf Course2.5 km
  • Oceânico Millennium Golf Course3.2 km
  • Oceânico Old Course Golf Course3.2 km
  • Oceânico Laguna Golf Course3.4 km
  • Oceânico Victoria Golf Course3.4 km

Marina

  • Vilamoura Marina500 m

Local attractions

  • Ticketland1.6 km
  • Olhos de Agua Beach6.7 km
    Olhos de Agua, AlbufeiraPortugal
  • Paintarena Portugal9.6 km
    Zona Industrial de Loule, Loule
  • Aquashow4.5 km
    Semino EN 396, Quarteira
  • Karting Almancil Fun Park6.6 km
    Caminho das Pereiras

Near the hotel

  • Marina de Vilamoura450 m
    Quarteira
  • Mercado Do Peixe1.1 km
    Largo Mercado
  • Cerro da Vila770 m
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  • Praia da Falesia1.2 km
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Restaurants nearby

  • Retiro na Praia30 m

    Address: Alameda Praia da Marina

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

  • News Restaurante Bar50 m

    Address: Passeio da Marina

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

  • Pepper's Steakhouse90 m

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

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

  • Cais I50 m

    Address: Loja J Marina Garden

    72% likes this, based on 44 reviews

  • Buzios Beach Bar50 m

    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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Cities nearby
  • Quarteira hotels - 2 km
  • Almancil hotels - 7 km
  • Vale do Lobo hotels - 5 km
  • Olhos de Agua hotels - 7 km
  • Quinta do Lago hotels - 9 km
  • Boliqueime hotels - 7 km
  • Vale do Garrao hotels - 6 km
  • Alfarrobeira, Algarve hotels - 9 km
  • Alfontes hotels - 9 km
  • Santa Eulalia (Alentejo) hotels - 10 km

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

Get directions
City Center
  • Vilamoura
    1.2 km
Airports
  • Faro (FAO)
    14.6 km
Restaurants
  • Retiro na Praia (cuisine: Portuguese)
    30 m
  • Cais I
    50 m
Parks
  • Marina de Vilamoura
    450 m
Beaches
  • Praia da Falesia
    1.2 km
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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