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Hotel Vila Gale Tavira places you within a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions such as Roman Bridge and Tavira Castle. This 268-room, 4-star hotel welcomes guests with free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and an indoor pool. It's in central Tavira and also a short walk from Alvaro de Campos Municipal Library and Praca da Republica.

Dining

Free breakfast is included with your stay. Enjoy a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or have a drink at the bar/lounge. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room.

Rooms

The 268 air-conditioned accommodations feature balconies and afford space to spread out with separate bedrooms. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include minibars, safes, and desks.

Property features

Hotel Vila Gale Tavira features an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a children's pool. There's free offsite parking if you drive. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to help with dry cleaning or laundry, and answer any questions about the area. Additional amenities include a fitness center, a spa tub, and a steam room.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Roman Bridge and Tavira Castle
  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining

Hotel Amenities

Room Amenities

Hotel Vila Gale Tavira offers 268 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies. LCD televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Tavira hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and in-room massages can be requested.

  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Minibar 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Separate bedroom 

Hotel Amenities

Popular with locals and visitors alike and widely acknowledged as one of the best east of Faro, the principal nearby beach, Praia de Tavira, runs along the Atlantic Ocean side of Tavira Island. The beach features water sports, restaurants, and a clothing-optional section. The hotel provides complimentary bus service to a companion hotel, Vila Galé Albacora, four km (2.5 miles) away. The service runs year-round for the benefit of winter beach walkers. Independent water taxis to the beach are available two blocks from the hotel (surcharge).

In addition to a heated indoor pool (surcharge), the hotel's health club (surcharge), 'Spa Satsanga', includes a steam room and a fitness center equipped with a universal gym, cardio machines, and free weights, whilst massage rooms (Vichy, aesthetics) are also available. Free WiFi is available in public areas, as well as two computer Internet center. The spacious tile-and-marble-floor lobby features a three-story-high, light-blue dome and matching columns and supplies overstuffed seating and leather footstools for comfortable lounging. The hotel offers garage parking for a surcharge. Street parking is also available.

The hotel activities/entertainment staff provides year-round group activities and presents shows on some nights in the large lounge called Ali Ba Bar. A complimentary kids club containing games and play areas is open year-round.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Children's pool 
  • Steam room 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Total number of rooms - 268 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Business center 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa tub 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Free parking nearby

Where to Eat

Aladino Buffet - Spacious room with terra-cotta tiled floor, blue and white table linens. Breakfast, lunch, dinner buffets in winter season. Breakfast, dinner buffets in summer season.

Aladino Grill - Adjacent to Aladino Buffet, with identical terra-cotta tiled floor, blue and white table linens. À la carte dinner service in winter season. À la carte lunch, dinner service in summer season. Lunch/dinner menu featuring grilled seafood, meat.

Ali Ba Bar - Large lounge with blue-and-red color scheme, white leather couches, numerous televisions, game tables, snooker and pool tables, darts, live music nightly for dancing, Friday night karaoke. Sandwiches, snacks, drinks.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel offers discounts at several nearby golf courses, including the nearest, Benamor, which is six km (3.5 miles) away. Birdwatchers can ride the hotel's complimentary shuttle bus to a companion hotel, Vila Galé Albacora, four km (2.5 miles) away, and explore the sanctuary of Ria Formosa Park surrounding Vila Galé Albacora.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 

Hotel Policies

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Children under 12 years old have access to the indoor pool from 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM; adult supervision is required. For more details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: EUR 35
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: EUR 140
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: EUR 7.50 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Tavira Vila Gale
  • Hotel Vila Gale
  • Hotel Vila Gale Tavira
  • Tavira Hotel Vila Gale
  • Tavira Vila Gale
  • Tavira Vila Gale Hotel
  • Vila Gale Hotel
  • Vila Gale Hotel Tavira
  • Vila Gale Tavira
  • Vila Gale Tavira Hotel
  • Vila Gale Tavira Hotel Tavira
  • Vila Gale Albacora Hotel
  • Vila Gale Albacora Tavira

Pets

  • Pets not allowed


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