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    Vila Gale Albacora

    Estrada 4 Aguas | Vale do Olival, Tavira 8800-602, Portugal
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    • Excellent37%
    • Very good47%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “tuna fishing” (20 reviews)
    “tavira island” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Babysitting
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 8 October 2012

    We had a half-board week at Vila Gale Albacora in early October, as there were very few families with children at that time (just before the October school break). Great location, tasty food, and the continuous sunny weather was very welcome. The herb gardens and...More

    4  Thank dod9899
    Response from GrupoVilaGale, General Manager at Vila Gale AlbacoraResponded 16 October 2012

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and your kind comments! Your words talk from themselves.... Your feedback was important to help us to to continue our work to exceed the expectations of our guests and improve our services. On behalf of Vila Galé Albacora...More

    Reviewed 8 October 2012

    We stayed here about 4 years ago, have never returned to anywhere ever before, but in need of a total chill out holiday due to a recent family bereavement we decided we would go back. It proved to be an excellent decision, as we were...More

    1  Thank P-K1999
    Response from GrupoVilaGale, General Manager at Vila Gale AlbacoraResponded 16 October 2012

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review and your kind comments, specially being a repeated guest. Your feedback was specially important due to the fact you could see that we keep the same quality service during the years. On behalf of Vila Galé...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2012

    It was a disappointing experience, as I disliked everything about the room - except the view - even if the hotel grounds and location are good. But beware that you need a car to go to Tavira, as the hotel lies in a natural reserve,...More

    3  Thank Dierregi
    Response from GrupoVilaGale, General Manager at Vila Gale AlbacoraResponded 24 October 2012

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and your comments about your stay in our hotel, specially about the mention of the singularity of this place (classified building and Museum - Former Tuna Fishing Village) converted in an Eco-Hotel and the oportunity to relax with...More

    Reviewed 20 September 2012

    Very picturesque facility in the converted fishing village, surrounted by salt flats and scrub/bush. Rooms are quite basic -definitely not 4 star. Good pool and area, restaurant and food OK, but very busy and lots of noisy kids. Be careful buying drinks at the pool...More

    Thank ColinSmith2
    Response from GrupoVilaGale, General Manager at Vila Gale AlbacoraResponded 8 October 2012

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and your kind comments, specially about the mention of the singularity of this place (classified building and Museum - Former Tuna Fishing Village) converted in an Eco-Hotel and the oportunity to relax with nature in Ria Formosa Nature...More

    Reviewed 18 September 2012

    Just back from a week at the Vila Gale Albacora. Was our first time in Portugal, really enjoyed it. The hotel itsel is lovely. It is in a very quiet location, this might not be to everyones liking, but we found this very relaxing. The...More

    Thank FatKiwi
    Response from GrupoVilaGale, General Manager at Vila Gale AlbacoraResponded 8 October 2012

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and your kind comments, specially about the mention of the singularity of this place and the oportunity to relax with nature and/ or in the beautiful beaches of Tavira Island. We also had appreciated the reviews about the...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Concierge
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$88 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Tavira
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Tavira
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Tavira
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Tavira
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 162
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    nutsaboutitaly
    14 July 2017|
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    Response from ChrisGander | Reviewed this property |
    Went at the end of April. Not really aware of a mosquito problem... may be worse later in the year.
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    Response from Judith B | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure as we didn't use the beach
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    passaro2
    14 May 2016|
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    Response from Isabel D | Reviewed this property |
    yes on request from the reception desk
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    "We followed a tip to get a river room. Not sure if it was worth the extra money"
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    "We had to ask for a kettle and for a 4 star hotel we would have expected that to be in the room. We also had..."
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